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The Greatest Antioxidants in Your Kitchen

by Rebecca on January 16, 2014, one comment

During the wintertime, eating antioxidant rich foods eliminates potentially cancer-causing free radicals from your bodily systems, adding energy to your body and calm to your mind. Here are five ingredients packed with all the antioxidants you’ll need for enough energy to weather, well, the cold weather!  Chia Seeds: Packed with healthy omega oils, easily digestible protein, […]

In Support of Fruit!

by Rebecca on January 14, 2014, no comments

The Well section of the NYTimes just ran a piece in support of fruit! Here at Urban Remedy we are major fruit supporters. Here is a list of our favorite fruits, and what makes them so good for you. Bananas: One of the best sources of potassium, an essential mineral for maintaining normal blood pressure, bananas […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Extra Virgin Olive Oil

by Rebecca on January 7, 2014, no comments

Rachael Ray’s not the only foodie in love with EVOO. Here at Urban Remedy we know that extra virgin olive oil contains phytonutrients like polyphenols that protect against inflammation, an underlying cause of many health issues. With lower inflammation, you’re less likely to feel that achey stiffness of winter, for a season full of energy and […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Cranberries

by Rebecca on December 31, 2013, no comments

Cranberries are this holiday season’s tangy superstar. Fresh, sweet, and festive, these berries are packed with vitamin C, fiber, and antioxidants making a dish with cranberries the healthiest companion for all of your traditional holiday favorites. Why so healthy? The antioxidants in cranberries help eradicate cancer-causing free-radicals from the bloodstream and body, lowering your risk […]

Ingredient Spotlight: 5 Pumpkin Facts

by Rebecca on November 28, 2013, no comments

Pumpkins, they’re not just for carving! Pumpkin is a winter squash packed with nutritional benefits. It’s the perfect seasonal ingredient and here are five reasons why… 1) Pumpkin is a great source of fiber. Eat some pumpkin to keep your digestive system running smoothly for a happy tummy. 2) Pumpkin seeds help reduce bad cholesterol, […]

So You Want Skin that Can Weather Any Storm…

by Rebecca on November 26, 2013, no comments

Happy skin? Happy life! While cleansers and creams are definitely essential skincare components, eating the right foods keeps you glowing from the inside out all winter long. Test out adding these four ingredients to your diet for simply radiant skin. Tumeric: Used in both Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine as an anti-inflammatory to treat digestive and […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Seeds

by Rebecca on November 21, 2013, no comments

At Urban Remedy we love seeds. Full of antioxidants and omega oils, seeds are wonderful additions to any juice or salad. They add that extra boost of healthy. Here are three types of seeds we can’t live without. Chia Seeds: Chia seeds have healthy omega oils, easily digestible protein and antioxidants and may help with diabetes, […]

Energize Your Way Through the Time Change

by Rebecca on November 18, 2013, no comments

The times they are a changin’! As days get shorter and darkness creeps in just after 4pm (yuck!) here are four foods you can eat to boost your energy. Dates: Dates replenish energy and are rich in LDL cholesterol-absorbing fiber. Snack on some of these chewy sweet morsels for a quick afternoon boost. At Urban […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Mint

by Rebecca on November 14, 2013, no comments

Simply fresh and completely delicious, mint naturally cools the body, clearing the head and eyes, calming rashes, and removing liver qi stagnation.  A sprig of mint adds gourmet flare to any chocolatey dessert or herby sweetness to your coziest cup of tea! Here at Urban Remedy, we use fresh mint flavor in both our Signature and Purify cleanses. From Urban […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Cashews

by Rebecca on November 7, 2013, no comments

Nutty and hearty cashews are power-packed with minerals like manganese, copper, potassium, and iron. Potassium helps keep the heart beating, while iron aids the blood in carrying oxygen throughout the circulatory system, together fueling one energized body. In cooler months especially, a diet full of potassium and iron ensures our bodies receive enough of a […]

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