Tag Archives: Drinks

5 Healthy Foods & Drinks That’ll Help You Sneak Probiotics Into Your Day

Probiotics are live microorganisms or ‘beneficial bacteria’ that when consumed, offer a plethora of benefits primarily associated with improved gut health. As Hippocrates once famously said, “all disease begins in the gut” and it’s this concept—as well as the idea that the gut is our ‘second brain’—which supports the fact that probiotics are also extremely beneficial… Read More »

Sugary Drinks Linked to Cancer Onset

A new study suggests there may be a link between the consumption of sugar-sweetened drinks and fruit juices and the development of cancer. The study is observational and does not claim that drinking sugary drinks causes cancer. But after controlling for known variables, French researchers did find an association. The study, in BMJ, involved 101,257… Read More »

Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks

Largest Text SizeLarger Text SizeRegular Text Size What Are Sports Drinks and Energy Drinks? Sports and energy drinks can include anything from sports beverages to vitamin waters to highly caffeinated drinks. They all have added ingredients that say they “do” something extra, such as increase energy and alertness, boost nutrition, or even enhance athletic performance.… Read More »