Health and Medicine

Eating healthy in Haiti is cheaper than eating junk food but who's doing it?

Eating a whole-foods, plant-based diet in Haiti is much cheaper than eating all that processed and imported junk foods that is so bad for your health; but most Haitian will jump for a bowl of imported white rice or pasta than boiled sweet potato and spinach from the local farm.

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

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

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

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!

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

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.

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

You want to know the best time to exercise for fat loss? Read this...

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

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?

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

Did you know about the powerful healing benefits of drinking celery juice? Read this...

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

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.

Your Health : Eating Spinach helps Lower your Blood Pressure

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.

Your Health : Eat 1 Cucumber everyday and this will happen to your body

Start eating 1 cucumber a day and you will notice not only numerous positive health changes in your body but you will notice beauty benefits as well.