The Best Time to Consume Collagen

Today’s edition Power Couple spotlights two of our favorite things – exercising and collagen! Turns out there are major benefits to consuming collagen at particular times in accordance with your workout schedule. Here’s what you need to know… WTF IS COLLAGEN? SOURCE: Collagen powder (usually labeled as Collagen hydrolysate or Collagen peptides) can be made from … Read more

We Tried Cryotherapy So You Don’t Have To

The other day while walking through JFK, I saw a man getting what looked like a smudging treatment on his upper back (smudging = space cleansing via burning herbs). My suspicion that burning herbs couldn’t be an airport-sanctioned activity was confirmed after I did some investigating and discovered he was getting a localized cryotherapy treatment! … Read more

How to Heal Your Thrown Out Back

A couple of weeks ago, I threw out my back while slipping on wet grass during some sprints. Throwing out your back is the worst – the pain can be excruciating and it can leave you immobile for days. Over the years, I’ve struggled off and on with lower back pain and have come up … Read more

Comparing Sweeteners: Monk Fruit vs. Stevia

For those of us with a sweet tooth or penchant for baking, there’s hope for healthy treats! Today we compare stevia and monk fruit – arguably the two most popular zero calorie sweeteners touted for being natural and delivering health benefits. Read on to find out why each one is celebrated, and when and how … Read more