Power Couple – The Importance of Taking Vitamin C and Collagen Together

Until recently, collagen was not commonly discussed in the context of mainstream nutritional terms. Perhaps some had heard of it in the context of skin health, but little else. The popularity of the paleo diet has made the importance of collagen in terms of health and wellness come more into center stage. Yet even as … Continue reading Power Couple – The Importance of Taking Vitamin C and Collagen Together

Five Startling Facts About Vitamin C

Fact #1: Vitamin C is not created in the body so must be consumed every day. In an ideal world, everyone would get every nutrient they need, in precisely the right quantities, through diet alone. In reality, even the most mindful and healthy diets can come up lacking in certain key nutrients. Supposing you could somehow … Continue reading Five Startling Facts About Vitamin C

Secrets of Aging Wisely

"There has been an explosion of science in the field of aging. And I think the public doesn’t realize how far aging research has come. We have a lot of ideas about the mechanisms of aging, and tons and tons of pathways that can be optimized, tweaked, or activated to possibly extend lifespan. I think … Continue reading Secrets of Aging Wisely

Best Tips to Keep Kids Healthy Naturally This Summer

Are Your Blonds Looking a Little Green? When the heavy metal content of your swimming pool rises, the excess copper in the water can turn blond hair green. Don’t fret; just dissolve 1 teaspoon of Catie’s Vitamin C Powder in a pint-sized spray bottle. Spray it all over, rub in, and rinse after fifteen minutes. Prevent … Continue reading Best Tips to Keep Kids Healthy Naturally This Summer

Five fun things to do with your kids before Summer fizzles.

1. Berry Picking Summer is a time when fresh berries abound. In the northeast, it starts in June with strawberries, which is followed quickly by raspberries and blackberries, then blueberries and so on. My family always went berry picking in the summer when I was a kid. We'd eat the fruit right off the plants, … Continue reading Five fun things to do with your kids before Summer fizzles.