Articles by Mina Shahriary

Mina is a natural health enthusiast, avid yoga practitioner and health freedom advocate. She has a passion for discovering and sharing strategies for achieving optimal health and longevity, and has spent the last eight years working in the natural health industry. In addition to researching health and nutrition, writing about the latest happenings in the natural health world and practicing yoga, she enjoys spending time in nature, meditating and making superfood smoothies.

A Calcium Breakdown: From the Best Forms to What Else it Does For Your Health

Here's a breakdown on everything you need to know about calcium, from the many remarkable things it can do for your heath to the most effective form to take.

Curcumin Can Help Shield Your Liver From Everyday Toxins

Known for its remarkable healing properties, curcumin has even been clinically shown to help improve your liver function for better overall health.

7 Symptoms of Omega-3 Deficiency

Identifying the symptoms of an omega-3 deficiency can prevent the onset of a slew of health-related issues down the road. Here are some symptoms to look out for.

New Danger for Small, Organic Farmers?

The FDA’s new Food Safety Modernization Act is set to go into effect next year, and the government agency doesn't seem to care about how much this will put small, organic farmers at risk.

Easing Inflammation and Arthritis Pain with Curcumin

A recent study indicates that curcumin, a compound derived from the spice turmeric may be a potential therapeutic route for those with rheumatoid arthritis.

The Warning Signs of Cataracts You Need to Know About

While cataracts are usually age-related, people in their 40s and 50s can develop them as well. Do you know the warning signs to look out for?

Is This How YOU Can Take Control of Your Own Healthcare?

By making health coaches, nutrition services, and dietary supplements more affordable, the one pending Act empowers individuals to take a proactive approach to their health.

Why Coconut Oil Is in Fact Very Good for You

Despite extensive data that supports the fact that coconut oil is a superfood with countless health benefits, the AHA (American Health Association) has deemed it unhealthy because of its high saturated fat content.

Diet Soda Now Linked to Stroke and Dementia Risk

According to a new study, we can, in fact, add increased risk of stroke and dementia to the list of dangers that come with drinking a diet soda.

Healthy and Refreshing Summer Smoothie Recipes

Craving a cool, sweet treat on a hot summer day? Skip the heavy milkshake and create your own healthful fruit smoothie.