BioHealth Nutrition Blog
Eating Well For Better Mental Health
Most people think about diet when it comes to their waistline, however your mental health depends heavily on the foods you consume. Foods can contribute to: Better memory, happiness, a stronger immune system and increased energy levels.
Everyone needs to eat, and food can be a very powerful lever for mental health. Here are some foods that are known to improve your mood and overall mental health:
How Poor Nutrition Contributes To Stress
It is no secret that when people are stressed, they are more likely to make poor eating choices. Stress can leave many people unmotivated to prepare certain foods or can increase cravings for comfort food (most of which is not healthy). However, it turns out that poor nutritional choices can also lead to increased stress levels.
Why Good Nutrition Plays a Big Role in Your Mental Health
There's a direct connection between what we eat and our emotions. Eating a healthy, nutritious diet can help you feel better. The brain is tasked with decision making, regulating the body hormones, movement, your heartbeat and breathing. Your brain requires a steady supply of nutrients. So your diet directly affects the function of your brain and ultimately, your mood.
5 Ingredients That Will Boost Your Mood
While you're down, it's easy to reach for comfort foods that will have negative consequences on your body. Instead of going for sugary, bad-for-you foods, try to start incorporating some of these ingredients to elevate your happiness. If you notice, most of these foods are considered superfoods, so they do far more than just boost your mood.
4 Ways Red Spinach Can Improve Your Health
When you think of spinach, you probably think of a leafy green vegetable used in salads, quiches and dips. What many people don't know is that some varieties of spinach have red leaves, stems or veins, giving them additional nutritional benefits. Learn more about the health benefits of red spinach to find out how this colorful vegetable can help improve your life.
How To Use Macros For Improved Body Composition
Learn how to calculate calories and macros for healthy eating, weight management, and improved body composition. Understanding these ratios is the first step in healthy eating and improving your body composition using calories and macronutrients.
6 Signs You Need More Protein In Your Diet
While it's plays a vital role in your body's functioning, most people don't consume enough protein they need on a daily basis. Here's some of the subtle signs of protein deficiency and how to ensure you're meeting your daily protein needs.
High Protein Baked Overnight Oats Recipe
If there's one thing we love, it's convenience. That's why this easy, gluten free, high protein baked overnight oats recipe is perfect for anyone with a hectic schedule. It's cost effective and it takes just an hour to make and you've got an amazingly sweet breakfast option for the whole family.
Benefits of Protein Drinks
Arguably the most popular health supplement among bodybuilders, athletes, and fitness fanatics, protein drinks provide a quick and simple way to bump up your protein intake and nourish your body. Are you interested in learning more? We can help. Read on as we explore the world of protein supplements to uncover what protein drinks are and how they can impact your health. Are you ready?
Recovery Drink: 6 Best Recovery Drinks 2021
Can Meal Replacement Shakes Help With Weight Loss?
Although nothing can replace the benefits of eating a balanced meal with whole foods, meal replacement shakes come in a close second.
These tasty shakes are quick, convenient, and satisfying — but can they help with weight loss?
Superfood Powder: What Is Superfood Powder & Does It Work?
For many health-conscious individuals, drinking superfood powder is a simple way to get the nutrients they need to function at their best — but what exactly are these popular supplements, and how do they work?
5 Hacks to Improve Your Health
Let's face it. New year's resolutions typically don't work out. But that doesn't mean your health goals will fail. The key is to keep your health goals focused and and small, so you feel like you're hitting milestones all year long to keep you motivated. Here are our 5 health hacks to improving your health all year long.
Best Vegan Protein Hot Chocolate Recipe
Hot chocolate is always a comfort go-to, especially during the holiday season. But most ready to go hot chocolate drinks can contain a large amount of processed sugars. These can definitely de-rail your day macro-wise. This recipe is a macro friendly protein hot chocolate that uses our Phyto Perfect protein powder that's packed with superfoods to give you that extra delicious health boost.
The Benefits of Drinking a Gallon of Water a Day
Wondering how upping your water intake could change your life? We can help! Read on to discover the incredible benefits of drinking a gallon of H2O a day.
Recipe: Iced Caramel Macchiato Latte
Our favorite latte features our Caramel Macchiato Precision Cafe protein and is super easy to make. With this, you can say goodbye to that expensive coffee shop habit for good!
What is Casein: Uses and Benefits
If you’re interested in muscle care and recovery, you may be wondering, “What is casein?” Read on to learn more about the benefits of casein powder.
Recipe: Peanut Butter Protein S'mores
This decadent recipe makes a fudge with delicious s'more flavor. This is a guaranteed HIT for anyone who loves s'mores! This protein packed recipe is filled with clean ingredients and a whole lotta flavor.
The 5 Benefits of Plant Based Protein
There are so many benefits of plant based protein, but these 5 are our favorites. Read more about plant-based diets and the benefits of plant-based protein here!
What is the Difference Between Prebiotic and Probiotic?
As you learn more about gut health, you may ask yourself, “What is the difference between prebiotic and probiotic supplements?” Let’s dive into the differences with BioHealth.
Intermittent Fasting 101: Can You Drink Coffee While Fasting?
Intermittent fasting is a popular weight loss program, but coffee lovers may find themselves asking, “Can you drink coffee while fasting?” Read on to learn more!
Grass Fed Whey Protein Benefits: Why You Need to Make the Switch
From weight loss to heart health, there are so many grass fed whey protein benefits to learn about. Learn more about grass fed whey protein powder here!
How to Stop Stress Eating: 5 Methods
From exercising to knowing your support network, learn how to stop stress eating and develop healthy coping mechanisms with these five helpful methods!
Recipe: Green Power Smoothie
With this easy and healthy green power smoothie recipe, you'll get a full serving and a half of organic vegetables and fruits and be energized for the rest of the day. This smoothie recipe combines antioxidant and immunity support and a hefty dose of vitamins and minerals.