A Healthy Dose of Metabolism-Boosting, Anti-Inflammatory GLA August 01 2014Recently popularized by Dr. Oz as a solution to dealing with stubborn belly fat, GLA (gamma-linolenic acid) is an omega-6 fatty acid that is found mostly in plant-based oils such as Bo’s Own Pure Cold Pressed Hemp Seed Oil.
Woof! Why Pets Love Hemp Too July 25 2014Like humans, our companion animals need a whole foods diet to stay healthy and vibrant. Hemp is not only a superfood for people, but for animals as well. While the movement toward including hemp into our pets’ diets is still relatively new, veterinarians are starting to discover the value of this miracle food and recommend it.
You Say Hippie Like It’s a Bad Thing July 18 2014The demand for raw materials in the name of fashion has long been a topic of debate. The environmental devastation that is conventional cotton production is widespread, with its agrochemical use and enormous water requirements topping the list of eco-hostile growing practices.
Choose Hemp for Your (Heart) Health July 11 2014Shelled hemp seeds (also known by the brand name Hemp HeartsTM) are really one of nature's perfect foods. Their balance of proteins, essential fats, vitamins, and enzymes encourage and support optimal health and wellness.
5 Reasons to Start Eating Chia Seeds July 04 2014
The little rice-sized seeds contain calcium, manganese, and phosphorus, and are a great source of super healthy omega-3 fats. As an added benefit, chia seeds can be eaten whole or ground, and they are tasteless so can be added to foods without affecting the flavour. There is growing scientific evidence of chia's positive health benefits, including boosting energy and lowering cholesterol. Here are five more reasons to add chia seeds to your family’s diet!
Why Choose Hemp Protein for Wellness? June 28 2014
With more and more people becoming aware of the benefits of limiting meat protein, even if just for digestion, demand on alternate protein resources is on the rise. Hemp protein is becoming increasingly popular for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. Protein is a necessary staple in our diets; how each person chooses to maintain their protein levels can vary depending on dietary constraints.
Are You Eating This Protein Wonder Food? June 20 2014The benefits of hemp are boundless. This wonderfood balances your hormones, nourishes your skin and hair, calms post-workout inflammation, and relaxes your muscles. Once a mainstay crop in the United States with the Declaration of Independence drafted on hemp, and early American flags were made of this durable, plant-based fabric.
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