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Top 10 Back to School Season tips that can benefit everyone~Even if you don't have School Age Children!

Top 10 Back to School Season tips that can benefit everyone~Even if you don't have School Age Children!

No one is Immune to Back to School Germs...They are everywhere you go!

Back To School Season Tips:

1.Boost your immune system

with a shot of Tahiti Trader Noni juice every morning. It is a great way to start your day on track, give you natural energy and give your student the immune system boost they need!

Since ancient times Noni juice has been valued for its effectiveness in fighting infections and other ailments attributing to the presence of valuable Polysaccharides. These helpful components stimulate the activity of white blood cells which play an important role in exerting such protective effect. Scopoletin present in Noni juice possess anti-bacterial, anti-mutagenic, anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-histamine properties which significantly contribute in sustaining the immune defense mechanism of the body.

2. If you have school aged children at home...

Make sure they stay home when they're really sick. No one wants to see kids with pouring noses and barking coughs at school. But even the American Academy of Pediatrics says most common illnesses, like a cold, are not really harmful – though they certainly are a nuisance. So how do you know when your child should stay at home? States have different rules, but in general, the AAP recommends asking yourself three questions:

  • Is your child too sick to comfortably take part in activities?
  • Does your child need more care than the school staff can give without affecting the health and safety of other children?
  • Could other children get sick from being near your child?

If you answer yes to either of the first two questions, your child should not go to school.

If you don’t feel the first two questions apply to your child but you think your child’s illness is contagious, it’s best to keep them at home, if possible, until the risk of contagion has passed.

3. Wash your hands.

It can’t be said enough: Encourage kids to wash their hands often, with regular soap and water. As a backup, put hand sanitizer in backpacks or lunch boxes. The use of hand sanitizer in one elementary school study reduced absenteeism due to infection by almost 20 percent. But don’t choose hand cleansers labeled “antibacterial.” Health authorities question their benefits and warn about possible health hazards in antibacterial soaps and in antibacterial hand sanitizers and wipes.

Proper hand hygiene has been shown to reduce the spread of gastrointestinal illnesses by 31 percent and respiratory illnesses by 21 percent. Teach kids about germs. Remind them to wash their hands throughout the day, especially after using the bathroom, before eating lunch and after using shared school equipment, like computer keyboards.

4. Be hands off when coughing and sneezing.

Coughing, sneezing and having unclean hands spread serious illnesses, such as flu and respiratory viruses. Kids think they’re doing the right thing when they cover coughs with their hands, but that’s a sure way to spread germs. It’s best to use a tissue to cover a cough or sneeze (and directly throw it away and wash those hands). Realistically though, tissues aren’t always available. So teach kids to cover their nose and mouth in the crook of their elbow and NOT to cough or sneeze into their hands.

5. Keep fingers away from your eyes, nose and mouth.

Your hands are picking up germs constantly. When you touch your eyes, nose and mouth, you’re putting germs on the mucus membrane express, giving them the fast track to making you sick. Teach children to avoid touching their eyes, nose and mouth. And: Wash. Those. Hands!

6. Wipe it all down.

Teachers in the know put cleansing wipes on their students’ school supplies list. Cleaning frequently shared surfaces, such as computers, door handles and tables, can help prevent the spread of germs. Avoid buying disinfecting wipes with antibacterial properties – some chemicals used in these products may trigger asthma and allergies, and are suspected of creating bacteria-resistant “superbugs.”

7. Beware of bag-teria.

Backpacks are excellent for carrying books and school supplies. They also have the potential to carry bacteria, including fecal matter. Just imagine what happens when your kids toss their backpacks onto the kitchen counter when they get home. To prevent spreading those hitchhiking germs to surfaces where you prepare and eat food, make tables and counter tops a no-go zone for backpacks. Occasionally wipe off the bottom of backpacks with an appropriate cleanser.

8. Get your body – and immune system – moving.

Physical activity can rev up your body’s response to illness, so make sure your kids have plenty of physical play time. According to one study, people who exercise regularly (five or more times a week) get fewer colds, or at least colds of shorter duration, than people who aren’t as active. Researchers found that exercise stimulates the movement of immune cells and prepares them to fight invading pathogens. In other words, the more your children exercise, the more ready their immune systems are for battling bacteria and viruses.

9. Go to bed!

Sleep helps your body recharge. A chronic lack of sleep can affect the immune system. When kids don’t get enough sleep, they may be more likely to get sick when exposed to a virus. The CDC and NIH recommend that school-age children get at least 10 hours of sleep daily.

10. Don’t be a complete germophobe.

Don’t go overboard with the cleanliness. In the first year of life, babies exposed to household germs, animal dander and insect allergens appear to have a lower risk of developing asthma and allergies. Sterilizing your environment may do more harm than good by leading to antimicrobial-resistant bacteria. In an article published in the Scientific American, microbiologist Stuart B. Levy, Ph.D., of Tufts University School of Medicine, explains that regular soap and general cleaning products (without added antibacterials) are just fine. “They do their job,” Levy says.

 

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The Wonderful Benefits of Tahiti Trader Noni Juice

The Wonderful Benefits of Tahiti Trader Noni Juice

The Wonderful Benefits of

Tahiti Trader Noni

Research has shown that the nutritional compounds of Noni juice assist in immune system modulation, increase energy, help with insomnia, relieve joint pain, help sprains and athletic injuries, give routine pain relief and help inflammation, help in the fight against cancer, improves skin condition, assists with hypertension, helps diabetes, lowers blood fat and assist cholesterol, helps gut and bowel remedies such as constipation and irregularity.

 

 Healthy immune system:

The best protection we can offer our body is to support and nourish the immune system before it weakens, becomes sluggish or breaks down altogether. Our body needs essential nutrients for it to function at peak performance. Taking a daily dose of Tahiti Trader Noni Juice provides the body with a natural “power pack” of the essential vitamins, mineral and nutrients that our immune system needs to protect us.

 Whether we need to support our immune system to strengthen it to fight an existing disease, or support it to stay healthy, a daily dose of Tahiti Trader Noni Juice improves and assists the immune system in its fight to keep us in good health.

Healthy Cholesterol Levels:

Research has shown that Noni can significantly improve Cholesterol levels. A study was done where researchers gave 132 adults who were heavy smokers 29.5 milliliters of Noni (Morinda Citrifolia fruit) juice per day for thirty days. Another group drank a placebo. The clinical trial was randomized, double blind and placebo-controlled.

After the 30 days, those in the Noni groups showed significantly lower levels of inflammation and corrections in their respective cholesterol levels. The has-CRP (C-reactive protein is a substance produced by the liver that increases in the presence of inflammation in the body) levels went down by 15% among the Noni groups. Homocysteine (Homocysteine is an amino acid and breakdown product of protein metabolism that, when present in high concentrations, has been linked to an increased risk of heart attacks and strokes. Elevated Homocysteine levels are thought to contribute to plaque formation by damaging arterial walls) levels decreased by 24% among the Noni group. The triglyceride levels of the Noni groups went down from 29% to 41%. The LDL-(Bad)cholesterol levels of the Noni group went down by 9-28% after the thirty days, and HDL-(good) cholesterol levels went up by 49 to 57 mg/dL.

Restful Sleep & Better Mood:

Noni stimulates Serotonin and Melatonin, two very important hormones. Serotonin affects mood, emotions, and sleep; imbalance in levels of serotonin may contribute to depression. Melatonin regulates the Circadian rhythm, which helps you sleep; keeping this regular will help you get a good night’s rest, also improving your mood.

Pain Management , similar to common pain relievers:

Regardless of what or where the pain is located, pain keeps the body tense and unable to relax.  Noni contains a power compound called Scopoletin.  Scopoletin is known for its pain relieving effects on humans and animals.  A study published in the ACTA Pharmacologica Sinica found that Noni does not have any toxic levels regardless of how much is taken.  In fact, raw Noni pulp is found to be 75% as strong as morphine when it comes to pain management.

Fights Inflammation:

Noni juice is a great anti-inflammatory. Certain compounds in Tahiti Trader Noni inhibit the activity of inflammatory molecules in the body, which would normally trigger the pain response in the body. 

Based on the traditional use of Noni fruit to relieve the pain of inflammatory conditions such as arthritis, a team of German researchers studied the effects of Noni fruit in reducing sensitivity to pain among test animals. Researchers added a 10-percent solution of freeze-concentrated Noni fruit puree to the drinking water of laboratory mice, which were then subjected to pain using a hot plate test. In an article in the January 2010 issue of “Phytotherapy Research,” they reported that the Noni juice produced a reduction in pain sensitivity comparable to that of Tramadol, a prescription analgesic used to treat moderate to severe pain.

Increased Energy & Physical Endurance:

Noni juice is also said to enhance energy and well-being…and now that claim has been backed up by modern research.

Researchers in China gave aged mice Noni juice. They then compared them in a swim test with young mice and with aged mice that did not drink the juice. The Noni-drinking mice were able to swim longer and had more endurance than their non-juice-drinking counterparts. In fact, their performance was similar to that of the young mice. The researchers concluded: “These results confirm the reported use of Noni juice to combat fatigue, improve endurance, and increase overall physical performance.”

Improves Digestion:

Noni fruit contains many types of Phytochemicals, Macronutrients and Proxeronine that may help promote the secretion of digestive enzymes. In turn, this can help stimulate and support the digestive system and help to breakdown food for its efficient conversion into nutrients. Tahiti Trader’s Noni Juice has anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties that may also help relieve the symptoms of peptic ulcer and other bacterial infections. Therefore, Noni fruit and its juice can be used to improve digestive function, cleanse the digestive tract, treat irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and constipation. Simply consuming one ounce of Tahiti Trader Noni juice every day about 30 minutes before breakfast may be beneficial for treating such digestive problems.

Increased Brain Function:

Tahiti Trader Noni juice is known to prevent brain cells from dying by supporting the health of mitochondria. Simply put, the juice has a therapeutic effect on Neurodegeneration.

And then, we have the antioxidants in the juice. They combat oxidative stress, which can harm the neurons. One Japanese study talks about how Noni juice can protect the brain from a stress-induced decline of cognitive function.

Noni juice also helps combat other related issues like stress and anxiety. It can even aid in depression treatment.

Supports heart health:

Aging is also associated with a higher risk of heart disease. Over time, the endothelial cells – or the cells of the blood vessels and heart – begin to deteriorate. This triggers hardening of the arteries called atherosclerosis. However, according to BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Noni can put a stop to this.

It works by blocking the interactions needed to kill endothelial cells. These benefits are all thanks to the antioxidants found in Tahiti Trader Noni juice.

Increased feeling of Well-Being:

One of Tahiti Trader Noni’s active constituents is Pro-Xeronine which the body makes into Xeronine. Xeronine is an important nutrient which tends to be lacking in the modern diet. By consuming Tahiti Trader Noni we can redress this situation. One of Xeronine’s functions is to allow better absorption of amino acids such as tryptophan which makes serotonin in the brain.  Xeronine acts as a supreme painkiller because it works with endorphins in the body to numb pain and produce feelings of euphoria. Endorphins are the hormones that are responsible for producing good feelings in the body. They bind to certain proteins just like the Xeronine does. When Xeronine and an endorphin are bound to a protein, the Xeronine channels the energy from the water into the endorphin and the endorphin creates a good feeling within you. Without Xeronine, endorphins worthless.

 

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Tahiti Trader's Tart Cherry Organic Juice Concentrate ~ Top 10 Benefits

Tahiti Trader's Tart Cherry Organic Juice Concentrate ~ Top 10 Benefits

Tahiti Trader Tart Cherry Organic Juice Concentrate Top 10 Benefits

Tahiti Trader’s Organic Tart Cherry Juice is a highly potent “Ready to Drink” juice from Organic Tart Cherries, which contain naturally occurring plant compounds called Phenolics and Anthocyanins. These special compounds have anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties that work to promote immune system health and overall health benefits in the body.

Tart cherry juice contains B vitamins, calcium, iron, magnesium, omega-3 and omega-6 fats, in addition to antioxidants and other beneficial plant compounds.

Compared to sweet cherry varieties, tart cherries contain 20 times more vitamin A, and their antioxidant levels are up to five times higher.

Keep in mind that some varieties of tart cherry juice contain substantial amounts of added sugars, so opt for an unsweetened variety (Tahiti Trader’s Organic Tart Cherry Juice Concentrate has no added sugar).

There has been some confusion about the labeling of this product because it has "no added sugar" but on the nutritional facts, it shows "12g sugar, 9g added sugar"...so let us clarify:

Tahiti Trader's Organic Tart Cherry Concentrate contains 100% Organic Tart Cherry Concentrate...and nothing else...Just as our label states.

However, under Obama's FDA regulations, if a juice product contains "more sugars that a single strength juice" we must show the additional sugars as "added sugars."

You have nothing to worry about...It is just what we had to place on the label, because our Tart Cherry Concentrate contains more sugars than a single strength Tart Cherry Juice.

Top 10 Benefits

  •  Supports Immune Function

Like all fruits and vegetables, cherries pack a powerful antioxidant and antiviral punch.  Flavanoids, a type of antioxidant in cherry juice, are made by plants to fight infection. Research shows that these chemicals can have a significant impact on immune system function.

  • Supports healthy joint health

The high content of antioxidants and anti-inflammatory molecules in tart cherry have also spurned on its use for joint health. It especially supports the body to maintain health in cases of arthritis.

  • Helps fight uric acid deposits in joints—Helps Prevent Gout

A new study published in the Journal of Functional Foods shows that tart cherry juice can combat Gout, a type of arthritis that causes repeated attacks of intense pain and swelling.  In the trial, participants drank tart cherry juice concentrate diluted with water.  The fruit lowered levels of uric acid—the chemical that causes gout in high concentrations—and c-reactive protein, a biomarker of inflammation. Researchers give credit again to Anthocyanins, which also give the fruit it’s dark red hue.

  • Supports good cardiovascular health

A high intake of anthocyanins – abundant in purple and dark red fruits and vegetables like tart cherries – was associated with a decreased risk of myocardial infarction. High triglycerides in your blood can raise your risk of heart disease. A study found that consuming 8 ounces of tart cherry juice daily helped to lower triglycerides by 17 percent, on average. Scientists reported a 26 percent decrease in total cholesterol levels in mice that were given a tart cherry powder, as well as a 65 percent reduction in early death – likely due to improved cardiovascular health.

  • Supports restful & deep sleep

Insomnia is linked to a higher prevalence of chronic pain, high blood pressure, type-2 diabetes and a decline of cognitive function, or dementia.  Individuals with insomnia may turn to sleeping pills; however, these sedative medications have been found to increase risk of falls in the elderly – which makes it increasingly important to find more natural sleep-aids without these apparent side effects. Tart cherries are a natural source of melatonin, a hormone that helps regulate the sleep-wake cycle. 

  • Supports recovery from exercise induced muscle and joint soreness

Keeping up with your exercise regimen is a lot easier when you recover quickly   after a workout. Tart cherry juice is rapidly gaining a following among elite athletes and weekend warriors as a drink that helps speed the recovery process. Long known for its anti-inflammatory properties (which have been highly valued by sufferers of arthritis and gout), tart cherry juice is now relied on for easing muscle soreness after exercise.

          Why? The pain associated with exercise involves muscle damage, inflammation   and oxidative stress. Tart cherries seem to help with all three due to the concentrated amounts of Anthocyanins inside. Studies suggest tart cherry juice has the ability to reduce muscle pain and weakness after bouts of intense strength training, as well as after long-distance running.

  • Reduces swelling

          The anthocyanins that give tart cherries their color are likely responsible for their anti-inflammatory, pain-killing effect.

  • Regulates metabolism

Rats with metabolic syndrome that were given cherry powder over a 3-month period had improved health in many ways. The amount of high fat in the blood decreased with the ingestion of tart cherries. Even better, abdominal (inside) fat came off. This is important as abdominal fat is the most damaging in terms of metabolic syndrome because it is more associated with free fatty acids in the blood, insulin resistance, and imbalanced hormones like testosterone. Not only did the harmful abdominal fat decrease, but the underlying metabolic problem improved with tart cherry as well. PPAR-alpha, a signal system on fat cells that responds to free fatty acids and increases fat storage (and represents how abnormal the weight gain process is), also decreased. Oftentimes with abdominal obesity and the poor metabolic process that comes with it, there is an increase in inflammatory chemicals. Tart cherry helped produce a decrease in those inflammatory compounds.

  •  Support healthy brain function

Tart cherries may be the key to a brighter brain, according to research published in the Journal of Medicinal Food, which reports that high levels of antioxidants and anthocyanins in tart versus sweet cherries may slow degenerative brain diseases. In the study, mice with Alzheimer’s symptoms were fed cherry extract, fish oil, and emu oil. Mice running on tart cherry extract performed better on cognitive tests like object recognition than did the control group.

 

Tahiti Trader's Organic Tart Cherry Juice Concentrate is found at your Local GNC retailer.