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The Purium Blog

Live Your Healthiest Life

Advocacy,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,Greens,News,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Products20 Sep , 2017

The Most Efficient Delivery of Food on the Plant

In our culture, the traditional way of receiving food from the earth has actually caused damage to the Earth, contributing to our severe environmental crisis. For decades, fruits and vegetables have been loaded into diesel trucks and hauled to air-conditioned warehouses before being displayed in refrigerated-sections at grocery stores – that are also air-conditioned. Customers […]

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Athletic Performance,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,News,Purium Products,Research,Sleep,Travel,Weight Loss,Work13 Sep , 2017

Live Your Best Day, With A Spray

Young yogi practices yoga positions in summer sunset on the beach. Image taken with Nikon D800 and professional Nikon lens, developed from RAW in XXXL size. Location: Sithonia, Greece, South Europe, Europe.

Thanks to savvy consumers and a demand for preventive health within our culture,  supplements (and the science behind them) have tremendously evolved in the past decade. From the quality of the active ingredients to unique formulas to target specific body functions, the health benefits have greatly improved. One of the newer developments, is the way our bodies absorb […]

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Amy Venner,Dave Sandoval,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products6 Sep , 2017

#SuperfoodsForHumanity

Hurricane-Harvey-Relief

We’re all seen the devastating news from Hurricane Harvey’s aftermath. During times of crisis, it often provides an opportunity of kindness. Both witnessing and participating in seemingly small acts of kindness can make the largest impact. Here at Purium, our Co-founders Amy (who was born and raised in Texas) and Dave, were quick to get involved with […]

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Family,Food,Kids,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products30 Aug , 2017

Back to School Lunch Envy

Lunch in a classroom

It’s that time of year again! Morning routines are in full swing, including packing lunches (props to anyone who does it the night before!). The BIG 3 Questions: What does my child want to eat? What do we actually have in the fridge or pantry? Is it healthy? While lunch can often be an afterthought for you, it’s a […]

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Cooking Tips,Family,Food,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Recipes9 Aug , 2017

Flex Meal: Butternut Squash Stacks

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Did you know that butternut squash is a vegetable with one of the highest amounts of Vitamin A? Even more than its cousin the pumpkin! This nutrient-dense veggie also gives strong doses of antioxidants, Vitamin C, potassium and manganese that can benefit your hair, skin, nails, immunity and vision. Pack in the vitamins with these butternut squash stacks that […]

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Food,Greens,Meal Planning,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Sports,Weight Loss19 Jul , 2017

Animal Vs. Plant Protein

Body building health and super food with high protein meat, fish, eggs, pulses, seeds, nuts, grains, supplement powders, vitamin tablets and fruit.

You don’t have to be a vegan to opt for veggie-based meals. While animal-based foods can deliver quick protein fixes and be alternatives to carb-filled snacks, they typically come with an extra amount of saturated fat, calories, cholesterol and sometimes unwanted hormones or bacteria. Not to mention, you may be packing your day with too much protein. So, […]

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Amy Venner,Challenges,Family,Food,Kids,Motivation,News12 Jul , 2017

The Million Mom Movement

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As you may or may not know, Amy Venner-Hamdi, Co-founder and President of Purium has launched a movement, Million Mom Movement. Her mission is to get 1,000 mothers or fathers in 100 communities who want to help 10 families eat cleaner and greener. Joining is free and you will receive regular tips, recipes, and fun worksheets for […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Sports,Workouts21 Jun , 2017

Natural Support for Inflammation

Inflammation is the body’s way to protect itself; the goal being to remove harmful irritants and begin the healing process. This means that when we get injured or become sick, one of our body’s healing mechanisms is to swell and become inflamed in hopes of pushing out and removing the toxins. In some cases, inflammation is acute, […]

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Family,Food,News,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research14 Jun , 2017

Everyday Parasites

Borrelia burgdorferi bacteria

Parasite is a scary word and everyone would like to think that they would never come in contact with any form of parasite but chances are you or someone you know has contracted a parasite. Kitchen Doctor explains how easy it is to contract an infection, “Contaminated water is one source of infection. Improperly washed or under cooked food […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research7 Jun , 2017

The Scoop on Men’s Defense

According to BBC News, men, compared to women, are less likely to visit their primary physicians and more apt to wind up in the hospital due to health neglect. Another study claimed that 70% of men care more for their cars, then themselves. And that same article reported that 56% of women prioritize their partner’s health […]

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Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Family,Food,Greens,Kids,News,Purium Products,Weight Loss17 May , 2017

What’s a Flex Food or Meal?

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If you are an athlete, gearing up for a 10-Day Transformation or just seeking daily health, you may keep hearing the word “flex” a lot. It doesn’t matter if you work out 3 hours a day or use our products for daily nutritional convenience, Flex Foods, Flex Beverages and Flex Meals will support any healthy lifestyle […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Food,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Research,Sports,Stretches,Workouts,Yoga10 May , 2017

The Health Beet

Beetroot Juice

Everyone and their mother knows that beets are good for you, but does everyone know why? Packed with phytonutrients (“phyto” being the Greek word for plants), vitamins and minerals, beets provide support to many systems of the body from digestion to energy levels. POWER UP FITNESS: Bodies convert the nitrates found in beets to nitric […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Dave Sandoval,Family,News,Purium Products,Research12 Apr , 2017

Fulvic Zeolite to the Rescue!

Back in the day, it was common for painters to lick the ends of their brushes to bring them to a point before dipping them back into their lead-based paint. This habit turned out to be quite deadly; overexposure to lead does not paint a pretty picture! Peripheral neuropathy is the most common effect on […]

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Aging Gracefully,Amy Venner,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Challenges,Dave Sandoval,Education,Family,Fitness,Food,Goal Setting,Greens,Inspiration,Kids,Lifestyle,Motivation,News,Nutrition,Outdoors,Plant Power,Purium Events,Purium Nutrition,Recipes,Research,Skin Care,Sleep,Sports,Stretches,This Not That,Travel,Weight Loss,Work,Workouts,Yoga29 Mar , 2017

An UnConventional Good Time!

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UnConvention is coming up in less than 10 days! Come to a place where all the pressures of daily life are taken off your shoulders! And then stretch those shoulders out with some yoga, use them to propel you through the pool or to hoist a green drink. Use your shoulders to lift your arms […]

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Aging Gracefully,Anti-Aging,Athletic Performance,Dave Sandoval,Greens,News,Nutrition,Plant Power,Purium Products,Research,Skin Care,Weight Loss22 Mar , 2017

Spring Cleaning for the Body

Monday, March 20th marked the official first day of spring. And while our homes and offices always benefit greatly from decluttering of junk and a fresh start during this season, our bodies could use a spring cleaning of their own! Every time we breathe, urinate, cough, sneeze, sweat, exfoliate, we are detoxifying. Our bodies are […]

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