News & Information 2016-10-20T12:32:42+00:00

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Keep your voice sound

How to Prevent and Avoid Voice Problems Whether answering the phone, chatting with coworkers, or even letting loose on karaoke nights, your voice helps you connect with others. It acts as a reflection of your [...]

April 17th, 2017|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Keep your voice sound

Painful Joints?

Early Treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis Is Key Painful, swollen, and stiff joints can be a sign of arthritis. Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the most common forms. The pain and stiffness can interfere with your [...]

April 17th, 2017|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Painful Joints?

The Power of Your Pancreas

Keep Your Digestive Juices Flowing How much you eat alters more than your waistline. It also affects your body’s organs, starting with your pancreas. With each bite, your pancreas must release enough digestive juices and [...]

February 7th, 2017|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on The Power of Your Pancreas

Do Social Ties Affect Our Health?

Exploring the Biology of Relationships Cuddles, kisses, and caring conversations. These are key ingredients of our close relationships. Scientists are finding that our links to others can have powerful effects on our health. Whether with [...]

February 7th, 2017|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Do Social Ties Affect Our Health?

Pregnancy and Beyond

Make Healthy Choices for Yourself and Your Baby You’re having a baby! Now what? When you’re about to be a new mom, it can feel like there’s a lot to do and learn. You’ll likely [...]

January 5th, 2017|Categories: Your Health|0 Comments

Making a Healthier Home

Cast Toxins From Your Living Space Take a look around your home. Do you know what’s in your household goods and products? Some chemicals can harm your health if too much gets into your body. [...]

December 13th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Making a Healthier Home

Don’t Toss the Floss!

The Benefits of Daily Cleaning Between Teeth You may have seen or heard news stories suggesting that you can forget about flossing, since scientists lack solid evidence that you’ll benefit from cleaning between your teeth [...]

November 7th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Don’t Toss the Floss!

Healthy Holiday Foods and Fun

Make Smart Choices as You Celebrate the Season Mashed potatoes and gravy, Grandma’s apple pie, and other holiday favorites can be a joyous part of any celebration. But to feel your best, you know you [...]

November 7th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Healthy Holiday Foods and Fun

Understanding Health Risks

Improve Your Chances for Good Health Risks are all around us. A nearby sneeze may raise your risk for catching the flu. Obesity boosts the odds you’ll get diabetes. Smoking increases your risk for many [...]

October 11th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Understanding Health Risks

Curb Your Eating

Help Your Brain Fight the Urge to Splurge. Ever tried to eat just one potato chip, or take just one bite of chocolate cake? It may feel impossible. A little nibble triggers an urge to [...]

September 6th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Curb Your Eating

What Your Nose Knows

Sense of Smell and Your Health Your sense of smell enriches your experience of the world around you. Different scents can change your mood, transport you back to a distant memory, and may even help [...]

August 22nd, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on What Your Nose Knows

Physical Activity Linked to Reduced Cancer Risk

Leisure-time physical activity—such as walking, running, or swimming—is associated with a reduced risk of developing 13 different types of cancer, a new study reports. Past research has shown that the benefits of physical activity can [...]

August 22nd, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Physical Activity Linked to Reduced Cancer Risk

Safeguarding Our Health with Vaccines

Vaccines Protect Us All We share more than food and culture within our homes and communities. We can also spread disease. Luckily, we live in a time when vaccines can protect us from many of [...]

July 17th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Safeguarding Our Health with Vaccines

Understanding Anxiety Disorders

When Panic, Fear, and Worries Overwhelm Many of us worry from time to time. We fret over finances, feel anxious about job interviews, or get nervous about social gatherings. These feelings can be normal or [...]

June 28th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Understanding Anxiety Disorders

Focusing on Fibromyalgia

A Puzzling and Painful Condition You’ve probably heard of fibromyalgia, but you may not know what it is. Fibromyalgia is a long-term (chronic) pain condition that affects 5 million or more Americans ages 18 and [...]

June 16th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Focusing on Fibromyalgia

Can You Lengthen Your Life?

Researchers Explore How To Stay Healthy Longer Want the secret to living a longer and healthier life? Scientists have found ways to prolong the healthy lifespans of worms, mice, and even monkeys. Their work has [...]

June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Can You Lengthen Your Life?

Seeking Allergy Relief

When Breathing Becomes Bothersome  A change in season can brighten your days with vibrant new colors. But blooming flowers and falling leaves can usher in more than beautiful backdrops. Airborne substances that irritate your nose [...]

May 10th, 2016|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Seeking Allergy Relief

Keep Your Skin Healthy

Protecting Your Outer Self People say that beauty’s only skin deep; it’s what’s on the “inside” that counts. Our insides are certainly important, but skin is your first layer of defense against the outside world. [...]

November 13th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Keep Your Skin Healthy

Thinking About Your Thyroid

Get to Know This Small but Mighty Gland. You’ve probably heard of the thyroid gland, but do you know what it does? You might not give it a second thought unless something goes wrong. Thyroid [...]

September 14th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Thinking About Your Thyroid

Better Nutrition Every Day

We make dozens of decisions every day. When it comes to deciding what to eat and feed our families, it can be a lot easier than you might think to make smart, healthy choices. It [...]

September 9th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Better Nutrition Every Day

Positive Emotions and Your Health

Developing a Brighter Outlook Do you tend to look on the sunny side, or do you see a future filled with dark, stormy skies? A growing body of research suggests that having a positive outlook [...]

August 11th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Positive Emotions and Your Health

Health Effects of a Diet that Mimics Fasting

Dietary restriction has been shown in a variety of animal models to have many health benefits. Fasting, in which food isn’t consumed (but water is), represents the extreme form of restriction. Previous studies in animals [...]

July 26th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Health Effects of a Diet that Mimics Fasting

Minding your Metabolism

Can You Avoid Middle-Age Spread? As you age, you may notice you have less muscle and energy and more fat. Carrying those extra pounds may be harming your health. It’s easy to be confused by [...]

July 4th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Minding your Metabolism

Talking with your Doctor

Make the Most of Your Appointment Patients and health care providers share a very personal relationship. Doctors need to know a lot about you, your family, and your lifestyle to give you the best medical [...]

June 11th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Talking with your Doctor

Opportunities Abound for Moving Around

Get Active, Wherever You Are! You know that physical activity can help you live a longer, healthier life. But did you know you don’t need to join a gym or use costly equipment to be [...]

May 5th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Opportunities Abound for Moving Around

What is Setria Glutathione and why is it different?

Setria® Glutathione is a tripeptide consisting of three amino acids: glutamate, cysteine, and glycine. It is found to varying degrees in all cells, tissues, body fluids, and organ systems. Glutathione is recognized as the great [...]

April 27th, 2015|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What is Setria Glutathione and why is it different?

Glutathione: The King of Antioxidants

It's the most important molecule you need to stay healthy and prevent disease -- yet you've probably never heard of it. It's the secret to prevent aging, cancer, heart disease, dementia and more, and necessary [...]

April 26th, 2015|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on Glutathione: The King of Antioxidants

What is Arctic Cloudberry?

All of the VISI products are fused with a proprietary Scandinavian Berry Blend featuring the flagship Arctic Cloudberry. VISI is the FIRST and ONLY company in Network Marketing to offer Arctic Cloudberry. So just [...]

April 24th, 2015|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What is Arctic Cloudberry?

Galled by the Gallbladder?

Your Tiny, Hard-Working Digestive Organ Most of us give little thought to the gallbladder, a pear-sized organ that sits just under the liver and next to the pancreas. The gallbladder may not seem to do [...]

February 18th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Galled by the Gallbladder?

Osteoporosis in Aging

Protect Your Bones with Exercise! Bones feel solid, but the inside of a bone is actually filled with holes like a honeycomb. Bone tissues are broken down and rebuilt all the time. While some cells [...]

January 10th, 2015|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Osteoporosis in Aging

Healthy Movement

Your Body's Mechanics Think about all the movements you do every day: walking, climbing stairs, typing, turning doorknobs and lifting. Your bones, muscles and joints all work together to make your body an amazingly movable [...]

December 29th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Healthy Movement

Feeling Stressed?

Stress Relief Might Help Your Health Winter holidays—do they fill you with joy or with worries about gift-giving and family gatherings? Do summer vacations leave you relaxed or fretful over travel and money? If you’re [...]

December 1st, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Feeling Stressed?

Probita for Dogs!

The results are in! Dogs are drawn to certain foods and they LOVE *Lingonberry Probita. The collagen in Probita will help your dog have improved vision, a healthier coat, and more energy with less aches [...]

November 19th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Probita for Dogs!

Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

Steps Toward a Healthier Life People with diabetes have a problem with blood sugar. Their blood sugar, or blood glucose, can climb too high. Having high levels of sugar in your blood can cause a [...]

November 19th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Preventing Type 2 Diabetes

How Sugars and Sweeteners Affect Your Health

Is sugar really bad for us? How about artificial or low-calorie sweeteners? What have scientists learned about the sweet things that most of us eat and drink every day? Most of us love sweet foods [...]

October 24th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on How Sugars and Sweeteners Affect Your Health

Physical Activity Helps Seniors Stay Mobile

A carefully structured, moderate physical activity program helped vulnerable older people maintain their mobility. The new study shows that many frail older people can reap rewards from regular physical activity. As you get older, reduced [...]

July 25th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Physical Activity Helps Seniors Stay Mobile

Sun and Skin – The Dark Side of Sun Exposure

People enjoy the sun. Some have even worshiped it. Sunlight is essential to many living things. But sunlight also has a dangerous side. It can harm your skin and even your eyes. The good news [...]

July 14th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Sun and Skin – The Dark Side of Sun Exposure

Exercise Brings Bone Benefits that Last

Building bone as a young adult can have benefits that last a lifetime, a new study showed. The research also confirmed that physical activity as we get older can help us maintain bone strength. Bone [...]

June 15th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Exercise Brings Bone Benefits that Last

The Benefits of Slumber

Why You Need a Good Night’s Sleep We have so many demands on our time—jobs, family, errands—not to mention finding some time to relax. To fit everything in, we often sacrifice sleep. But sleep affects [...]

June 4th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on The Benefits of Slumber

Diet Drinks and Body Weight

Overweight and obese adults who drink diet beverages take in more calories from solid foods—especially snacks—than those who drink sugary beverages, according to a new study. The findings raise questions about using diet drinks for [...]

June 4th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Diet Drinks and Body Weight

Digging a Vegetarian Diet

Plant-Based Eating Can Reap Rewards Vegetarians miss out on lots of foods. No grilled burgers or franks at picnics. No holiday turkey or fries cooked in animal fat. Strict vegetarians may even forego honey made [...]

June 4th, 2014|Categories: Your Health|Comments Off on Digging a Vegetarian Diet

Probita Supports Healthy Thyroid

Probita is the nutraceutical supplement of choice for those with metabolism issues because of the plethora of benefits, including thyroid enhancement and improved metabolism (as much as 30% improved)! Probita is the game changer because [...]

November 8th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on Probita Supports Healthy Thyroid

What is Theobromine?

Theobromine has been used for more than a century as a stimulant, diuretic, and vasodilator, and offers a number of benefits when taken as part of a balanced diet. Theobromine is a natural extract of [...]

August 25th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What is Theobromine?

What is evodiamine?

The bioactive alkaloid (a naturally occurring amino produced by a plant  found in tropical and temperate climates around east Asia) extract known as evodiamine comes from a plant called Evodiae Fructus. It's a stimulant that [...]

August 25th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What is evodiamine?

What you should know about Caralluma Fimbriata

Caralluma fimbriata is a succulent plant, in the cactus family, that has been used as a natural appetite suppressant in India for centuries. It's a new arrival in the family of cacti and succulent plants [...]

August 25th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What you should know about Caralluma Fimbriata

What is collagen?

Collagen is a polypeptide molecule. It is the most abundant substance in our body next to water, the largest and most abundant protein found in the body, and is critical to our health and well-being. [...]

May 20th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on What is collagen?

Blueberries – A super fruit!

With just 80 calories per cup and virtually no fat, blueberries offer many noteworthy nutritional benefits. Here’s the skinny on blueberry nutrition: Blueberries are packed with vitamin C. In just one serving, you can get [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on Blueberries – A super fruit!

Cordyceps Health Benefits

Although little known in western cultures, Cordyceps has been used in traditional Asian medicine for centuries. Cordyceps sinensis is a parasitic fungus, indigenous to China, that attacks moth caterpillars. The spores of the fungus infect [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on Cordyceps Health Benefits

L-Theanine For Weight Loss

If you want to lose weight, start drinking more tea. Tea is the second most commonly consumed beverage worldwide after water and contains a compound known as L-theanine. All teas contain L-theanine, but in particular [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on L-Theanine For Weight Loss

Garcinia Cambogia (HCA): Is This Right for You?

What Is Garcina Cambogia Extract? Garcinia Cambogia is a small, pumpkin-shaped fruit, sometimes called tamarind. Though native to Indonesia, it is also grown in India, Southeast Asia, and West and Central Africa. It has long [...]

May 16th, 2013|Categories: Product Information|Comments Off on Garcinia Cambogia (HCA): Is This Right for You?