Healthy weight loss. Yes,we’ve all seen the ads on TV or in the magazines. The before and after pictures of all types of people who have lost weight on the latest diet craze. Everything from low fat diets and juice fasts, to herbal remedies and avoidance of carbohydrates promise us great health by losing those unwanted pounds. Contrary to what these fads indicate however, losing weight does not necessarily make you healthy. Rather becoming healthy first will lead you to lose weight, and keep it off for good. The following are some suggestions to becoming healthy so that you can shed those pounds. Read the rest of this entry »
Many Americans are increasingly turning to nutritional supplements such as fish oil to achieve better health. But first we need to ask what is fish oil pills good for and what are the benefits.
One reason why is that the average diet today is lacking in several important building blocks necessary to keep the body healthy. Read the rest of this entry »
Astaxanthin is a carotenoid, and like many other carotenoids, astaxanthin is a colorful fat-soluble pigment that is very high in antioxidants, and it has a very low toxicity when taken by mouth. Carotenoids are a very large family [about 700] of fat-soluble pigments. These carotenoids are responsible for the lovely red and yellows we see in fruits and vegetables, and these pigments are produced by fungi, algae, plants, and some bacteria and phytoplankton. Read the rest of this entry »
Recently I came across this very informative article about what phytoplankton is and why we need to be concerned about marine phytoplankton.
After explaining with a beautiful graphic what plankton are, he says: Read the rest of this entry »
Many may wonder how marine phytoplankton is an ideal food for human consumption when we already have scientifically proven dietary aids. By adding marine phytoplankton to your diet you’ll receive the nutrients needed to achieve “balance” or “homeostasis”. Vitamins and supplements are manufactured in masses and placed on the shelves of convenience stores to assist individuals in obtaining balance in their diet and nutrition levels. Read the rest of this entry »
Marine Phytoplankton, the single-cell plants are the food utilized by the worlds largest and longest living animals and fish. They are the basis of all other life forms on planet earth, the ‘vegetation’ of the ocean. Phytoplankton are responsible for making up to 90% of Earth’s oxygen.
Years ago, I had the privelge of meeting and listening to Dr. Jerry Tennant founder and director of the Tennant Institute of Integrative Medicine. Educated at Harvard University. He has much experience in energetic medicine, treating thousands of terminally ill patients. Of all the products he had come across he had this to say of marine phytoplankton: Read the rest of this entry »
Marine Phytoplankton are microscopic organisms that live in the surface waters of all of the oceans on earth in the sunlit areas. They obtain energy from the process of photosynthesis. They gobble up carbon dioxide and create organic compounds. These miraculous organisms are responsible for nearly one half of all of the oxygen production on earth that is from plants overall. Read the rest of this entry »
Scientists at NASA theorize that some 3 1/2 billion years ago, the world was changed forever. The appearance of tiny organisms with the ability to convert sunlight, warmth, water and minerals into protein (amino acids), carbohydrates and fats marked the beginning of life.
Phytoplankton are single-celled plants that are the basis of all other life forms on planet Earth, as they are the vegetation of the ocean. Phytoplankton are responsible for making up to 90% of the Earth’s oxygen. Phytoplankton is the food utilized by the world’s largest and longest living mammals and fish. Whales eat plankton and live between 80-150 years old and maintain great strength and endurance throughout their lives. Read the rest of this entry »
What is Marine Phytoplankton? These are microscopic single celled organisms that mostly grow under sea and ocean water. Just like most plants, they require water, sunlight and nutrients for growth. They contain the green coloring matter (chlorophyll) which enables them to manufacture their own foods through photosynthesis. Phytoplankton grow near water surface in order to obtain sunlight. Phytoplankton can also grow in fresh water lakes, ponds and rivers. There are many Phytoplankton Benefits. The following article will provide and explain various benefits of these organisms Read the rest of this entry »