Articles by Joshua Corn Editor-in-Chief
- Josh is a health freedom advocate and veteran of the natural health industry. He has been actively involved in the natural health movement for over 15 years, and has been dedicated to the promotion of health, vitality, longevity and natural living throughout his career. Josh has successfully overcome several personal health challenges through natural means, and believes that sharing information can empower people to take control of their health so they can solve their own problems and live life to its fullest potential. Josh is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of Live in the Now. Additionally he serves as CEO of Stop Aging Now, a company that has been formulating premium dietary supplements since 1995. Josh is currently working on his first book about natural health, and is gearing up to launch the radio show. In addition to his work in the natural health field, Josh is an avid outdoorsman, animal lover and enjoys "living in the now" with his wife and two sons.
You've likely heard of coenzyme-Q10 (also known as CoQ10). In fact, if you're over the age of 40, on a statin medication or have heart health concerns, chances are you take a daily CoQ10 supplement, but still have some lingering questions. Many of you have emailed me to ask how a fish oil supplement compares to a Krill Oil supplement, and which I thought was best. Should you always do what your doctor says? The short answer is no, but the long answer – thanks to the patient engagement movement – is more complicated. Popping pills on a daily basis to “improve health” has become far too common for many Americans, and it's literally killing us. While I applaud the FDA's decision to finally ban triclosan from use in hand soap, we're forgetting that this chemical is also found in another common household product: Toothpaste. Curcumin is a healing substance that I think everyone should consume daily in some form. Its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits are too good to ignore. Turmeric, the yellow root it’s derived from, has a long history of culinary and medicinal use as a spice. Research reveals berberine may alleviate high cholesterol, heart failure and other medical conditions. But where it really seems to shine is in the ability to help balance blood sugar in a healthy and natural way. Here is the scoop on this healthful botanical. Most people hear the word "detox" and immediately think of fasting or juicing -- two practices known to reset the digestive system. But there are several ways to cleanse and "reset" your system, and cellular detoxing may be the most important kind of cleansing you'll ever do -- and it doesn't require a drop of juice. If drinking soda is one of your guilty (or not so guilty) pleasures, you should pause to think about what you’re really putting in your body each time you take a sip. Non-stick cookware continues to grow in popularity. But are the potential dangers worth the risk? And are there safe cookware options that offer the same convenience? I had the same questions. So I set out to get the facts.