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Nutrition is Important at Every Age

Nutrition plays an essential role in maintaining the health of seniors. Inadequate nutrition results from poor quality food choices and/or inadequate calories, both which can contribute to low energy, muscle loss, malnutrition, and obesity. As we age, it’s common to have a reduced appetite. Your sense of taste and smell may also diminish which often [...]

New Year, New Recipe

  You love to cook but have no time? Or, do you want to cook but don't know where to begin? Try The Zen of Slow Cooking spice blends that make meal time easy. Your meals will be delicious and healthy with minimal effort. Each month, the Zen of Slow Cooking provides a delicious recipe [...]

Not Your Ordinary Chicken Soup

It's no myth that chicken soup truly heals the body (and soul). Maybe that's why this cold weather has me yearning for my rich and nutritious homemade soup. My favorite, incredibly easy to make soup base is bone broth. So, what is bone broth, and why is it beneficial? Let's start with the benefits which [...]

Time for a Gut Check

We all experience symptoms of digestive distress from time to time, but many of us who have chronic symptoms write them off as "that's just who I am. Frequent digestive symptoms include heartburn, constipation, diarrhea, bloating and gas. Actually, this is our bodies' way of alerting us that something isn't right. The use of medications [...]