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Looking for a natural remedy for muscle pain and soreness? Try Ginger

Haitians love Haitians often drink some "thé gingembre" (ginger tea) to warm themselves up in the winter but did you know that ginger is really good at relieving muscle pain and soreness? more »

Fact - Eating healthy plant-based foods in Haiti is cheaper than eating all that junk food

PHOTO: Haiti - Lo Patat - How sweet potato is sold in street markets Eating a whole-foods plant-based diet is much cheaper in Haiti than eating all that processed and imported junk foods that is so bad for your health more »

Sugary or Diet: Keep drinking soda and you will die earlier, study shows

PHOTO: Pouring Soda in a Glass It doesn't matter if it's sugary or diet: New study links all soda to an early death, a Washington Post article reads. more »

Weight Loss: If you eat 500 calories less per day you will lose 1 pound per week

Most women want a flat stomach and a BIG bouda, so how you get it? Did you know? 1 pound of body fat is 3500 calories. So if you consume 500 calories less than you normally eat every day you will loose about one pound a week. But WAIT... There's more! more »

Haitian parents, having a TV in your child's room could be the reason she is overweight and obese

PHOTO: Old Television Set - Remember Public Televisions in Haiti? You love your baby girl so much you put a TV in her room but did you know? Having a television in the bedroom has been found to be associated with to childhood obesity. This is something that most Haitian parents are probably not aware of. Your kid is getting fat and it's your fault. more »

Want to loose fat in your body? Then this is the best time to exercise

Most women want a flat stomach and a BIG bouda, so how you get it? You want to know the best time to exercise for fat loss? Read this... more »

Did you know: Avocado (zaboka) is a Superfood!

If You Eat an Avocado a Day For a Month, Here's What Will Happen to You (VIDEO) If you live in Haiti, chances are you eat Avocado (zaboka in Creole) whenever it is in season, if you are in the Haitian Diaspora, you probably eat it once in a while but did you know that zaboka is considered a superfood? more »

Drink Celery Juice on en empty stomach every day and this will happen to you...

Did you know: Pure Celery Juice has unique regenerating and healing properties Did you know about the powerful healing benefits of drinking celery juice? Read this... more »

Your Health - You are consuming far more sugar than you think

PHOTO: Haiti RAPADOU - Unrefined Whole Cane Sugar Did you know? One tablespoon of ketchup has 1 teaspoon of sugar in it. One can of soda has up to 10 teaspoon of sugar it. Many of the per-packaged food you eat is loaded with sugar. more »

Your Health : Eating Spinach helps Lower your Blood Pressure

Fresh Organic Spinach from Haiti When it comes to lowering your blood pressure, spinach is one of the vegetables you should eat often. Just one cup of spinach everyday will do wonders to your body while maintaining blood sugar level. more »