Category Archives: Heart Health

How To Find Your Perfect Supplement

“So what supplements do you take?” This is often how we decide for ourselves what supplements we should take – a stratagem that’s based strictly on another person’s results, lifestyle, and nutrition choices, let alone their personal health history. The decision of what supplements you should take should be based on your OWN health history, your unique lifestyle, and above all, your personal health and fitness goals, not someone else’s. Continue reading How To Find Your Perfect Supplement

Love Your Body, Love Your Heart

Love is in the air in February and it’s time to show a little love for your heart! After all, February is American Heart Month. Did you know that cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States? One in every three deaths is from heart disease and stroke, that’s equal to 2,200 deaths per day. Obviously eating the right foods and exercising daily is significant, but let’s examine the most important supplements for your heart health. Continue reading Love Your Body, Love Your Heart

Back to Basics

With all the workout trends and nutrition fads, it’s easy to overlook and forget the most fundamental basics. Sometimes we can get too caught up in the macronutrient levels and the caloric values of the foods that we are eating that the most simple, and yet critical, steps are missed. Life is busy enough, so if all else fails, remember these basic rules.

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Men’s Health: Making an Impact

June is Men’s Health Month, honored nationwide as a time to bring awareness to preventable health problems and encourage early lifestyle changes to impact long-term overall health.

The Men’s Health Network (MHN) reports men have a higher rate of death for most of the leading causes of death like heart disease, cancer, accidents, chronic lower respiratory disease, cerebrovascular disease, diabetes, pneumonia and influenza.

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The Real Power To Fight Off Disease

In honor of Mother’s Day, this month we are focusing on women’s health. Heart disease, breast cancer, osteoporosis and depression are among the top health concerns for women these days. Many women lead very busy lives and are notorious for not taking as much time or care for themselves as they do for others. Here are a few quick and easy steps to help women improve their health.

Step 1: Take a Multivitamin.
Nutrition & supplementation affects susceptibility to disease. Every year there are: 14 million cases of preventable heart disease, 1.2 million preventable cases of cancer, more than half a million preventable strokes, and thousands of babies born with neural tube defects that could have been prevented with a simple vitamin. The best offense is a good defense. Supply your body with the nutrients it needs to build up its immune system, the real power to fight off any disease. Continue reading The Real Power To Fight Off Disease

Gluten-Free Supplements

At Supplement Rx, we are very conscientious of various food allergies that can affect nutrient absorption. Thus, we have many supplements that are Gluten-Free to help those who suffer from Celiac Disease or avoid gluten for other reasons. Continue reading Gluten-Free Supplements

Basic Foundation

What is a Basic Foundation™?

A Basic Foundation™ provides a stable platform that will help keep you on the path to wellness. It consists of the Daily Essentials Multivitamin and the Rx Oils. Together, these two products not only provide the nutrients your body needs but can maximize your health. From providing energy to helping burn fat to lubricating joints and repair oxidative damage, this mighty duo is an essential part of your foundation to health. Continue reading Basic Foundation

The Case for Supplementation with a Multi-Vitamin

Why Do I Need a Multi-Vitamin?

The majority of Americans do not have a good diet. According to the USDA, only 10% of Americans have a “good diet.” Americans have continually failed to meet the RDA for several key nutrients, including calcium, vitamin E, vitamin B6, magnesium, and zinc. Other research shows that more than half of all Americans consume significantly less than the recommended intake for calcium, chromium, copper, folic acid, vitamin B6 & vitamin E. The rest needs improvement. For example, only 17% of the people consumed the recommended number of servings of fruit per day. In short, we cannot get all of the nutrients that we need on a daily basis through consumption of healthy foods, let alone the average American diet. Continue reading The Case for Supplementation with a Multi-Vitamin

Here’s to your Health!

‘Tis the season for lots of contact, which means exposure to more germs! Plus many people experience high stress levels during the holidays which can adversely affect your health! This month, it’s time to focus on Happy Health-Days so you can be ready for a very merry New Year! Continue reading Here’s to your Health!

Reclaim Your Youth

It’s a fact. You can’t stop the aging process, but you can arm yourself with tools to help slow it down and age gracefully. When it comes to anti-aging, consider prevention, prolonging health, and extending your life span. Everyone can play a role in the length and quality of life. You just have to learn how — and take action. Exercise and a healthy diet are important to slowing down the aging process, but what more can be done?  Supplements can offer additional anti-aging benefits to complement a healthy lifestyle. Continue reading Reclaim Your Youth