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Are You Making These 12 Common Juicing Mistakes?

Juicing is an excellent method of getting essential nutrients into your system that your body might struggle to fully absorb. It is an efficient and easy way to ensure that you are reaping the most benefits from the vitamins, minerals, and antioxidants in your fruits and vegetables in your effort

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Can You Really Lose Weight with Juicing?

Juicing alone will not help you lose weight but it’s a great way to jumpstart your metabolism in your endeavor of dropping your dress size. Let’s face it; dieting is not exactly something nutritionists endorse as the best method for losing weight. There are many unhealthy, fad diets out there

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juicing vs blending

Juicing vs Blending [Infographic]

Some blender manufacturers refer to their product as ‘nutrient extractor’ or ‘vitamin extractor’ and this is where the confusion arise. Without the term ‘blender’ in the product name, it’s really difficult to know which is which when you’re new to juicing. If you happen to be in this situation just

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Juicing 101: Beginner’s Guide to Juicing

Congratulations on your decision to take a step in the direction of a healthier lifestyle by opting to implement juicing into your diet. Think of this page as your one stop resource to get started with juicing. What is juicing? Juicing consists of taking raw vegetables and fruits and running

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The Truth About Juicing: Is it Just a Fad?

Nutrition experts agree that diets rich in vegetables and fruits directly impacts your overall health. When juicing entered the scene, it caught the attention of health advocates everywhere, growing in popularity over the past few years. It seems like everyone is jumping on the health wagon these days. With promises

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juice feast vs juice fast

To Juice Fast or to Juice Feast?

In general, people may refer to juicing as a juice cleanse, detox, or fast. It’s called a fad because of the negative connotation often associated with it, especially with critics saying that, essentially, you are depriving the body of vital nutrients such as fat, protein, and fiber. It’s also incorrectly

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BPA Free Juicer

Is Your Juicer BPA Free? Here’s What You Need to Know

After years of research it is well known that plastics containing Bisphenol A (BPA) are damaging to our health. It mimics estrogens in such that it binds to the same receptors as female hormones would. BPA is an endocrine disrupter, causing brain and reproductive problems, a rise in certain cancers.

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Juicing for Diabetes (Is it Safe?)

What is diabetes? Looking back to my days as a nursing student I can still clearly recall the two types of diabetes—Diabetes Mellitus and Diabetes Insipidus. The latter doesn’t involve insulin deficiency so we’ll focus on the first one. There are two types of diabetes mellitus: Type 1 Diabetes Mellitus

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The Definitive Guide to Juicing While You’re Pregnant

Juicing allows you to obtain the nutrients you may miss if you’re not consuming enough vegetables and fruits on a regular basis. You still need to eat a variety of healthy foods, because your body needs the vital nutrients wholesome foods provide, to keep up with your developing fetus. Balance

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Child Drinking a Green Juice

Juicing for Kids

Let’s face it—kids don’t always want to eat their fruits and veggies. Some refuse to eat them completely, even if they previously ate them happily. It can be a struggle to help them meet their daily needs, but it does not have to be. Children need to eat nutrient-dense foods

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