Tag Archives: heart health

Pan-Seared Citrus Mahi

Pan-Seared Citrus Mahi

February is Heart Health Month,  and what better way to celebrate than to  try a new heart-healthy recipe? The American Heart Association recommends eating fish (preferably fatty fish, rich in omega-3 essential fatty acids) at least twice a week. Mah ...
4 Ways to Love Your Heart This February

4 Ways to Love Your Heart This February

Did you know that a healthy heart typically pumps oxygen-rich blood to every part of the body 100,000 times a day? And that the heart has its own electrical system to control your heartbeat? February is American Heart Month, and while you should care ...
Top Foods & Drinks for a Heart-Healthy Diet

Top Foods & Drinks for a Heart-Healthy Diet

The American Heart Association (AHA) reports that heart disease has been called the Silent Killer because it often has no noticeable symptoms. The statistics: It’s more deadly than all forms of cancer combined and actually impacts more women th ...
Break These Bad Heart-Health Habits

Break These Bad Heart-Health Habits

The month of February is typically associated with heart-shaped boxes of chocolate, red roses and sappy cards filled with poetry. It’s a time to remind your significant other how they have touched your heart. But it’s also a good time to ...
Fishin’ for Fish Oil?

Fishin’ for Fish Oil?

Q: What exactly is fish oil? A: We’re glad you asked! Fish oil is derived from the tissues of oily fish. The oil acts as a carrier for fatty acids, such as the ever-so-important omega-3s. EPA  (eicosapentaenoic acid) and DHA (docosahexaenoic ac ...