Christian Graham’s Corner: Tried and True Fitness and Wellness Tips – #34 LJ100 (Eurycoma Longifolia extract)
Feb05

Christian Graham’s Corner: Tried and True Fitness and Wellness Tips – #34 LJ100 (Eurycoma Longifolia extract)

Follow these tried and true health and wellness tips to help jumpstart your healthy lifestyle. Nutritional Supplement Ingredient Profile – LJ100® (Eurycoma Longifolia extract) Low T? Loss of sexual function and desire? Low Energy? Weight Gain? If so, HP Ingredients may have your solution. LJ100 (Eurycoma Longifolia extract) also known as Tongkat Ali or Malaysian ginseng is a patented, standardized and clinically...

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All About Lo Han Fruit Sweetener (Monk Fruit)
Dec16

All About Lo Han Fruit Sweetener (Monk Fruit)

Despite its funny name, monk fruit isn’t something that pious fellas in robes chow down on during times of fasting in order to stave off those gnarly hunger pangs.  (Actually, that’s what beer is for.  Seriously, look it up!)  This fruit has actually been cultivated via agriculture for centuries, and the stories as to its name are varied.  According to Monkfruit.org, one legend posits that the fruit was named after the...

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Acesulfame Potassium: What the heck is Ace K?
Dec06

Acesulfame Potassium: What the heck is Ace K?

In our ongoing coverage of sweeteners, you may recall that some artificial food sweeteners can be up to 200 times sweeter than natural sugar (imagine the non-sugar sugar rush!). One such incredibly saccharine-flavored sweetener is acesulfame potassium, also known as acesulfame K, Ace K or sold under the brand name Sunett, according to WebMD. The FDA has approved the sale of this artificial sweetening agent in dosages of up to 15 mg/kg...

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Stevia Leaf Extract: The Power Behind the Sweet Leaf
Dec06

Stevia Leaf Extract: The Power Behind the Sweet Leaf

In our ongoing coverage of sweeteners, we here at Body360 have been informing you, our dear readers, of the health benefits and warnings about artificial sugar substitutes and weighing in on the health benefits and alternatives of natural sweeteners like stevia leaf extract.  One of these many such sweeteners is stevia leaf extract.  According to WebMD, stevia is a plant that is found in South America.  Native peoples of the continent...

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Sucralose: Are Artificial Sweeteners Harmful To Your Health?
Dec04

Sucralose: Are Artificial Sweeteners Harmful To Your Health?

As we’ve been discussing on this blog , sweeteners are sugar substitutes that are added to food to provide a sweeter taste but minus the calories that are inherit in sugar. Higher sugar intake leads to health problems like weight gain and diabetes, so sweeteners like sucralose, sold under the brand name Splenda, are marketed to consumers to offer a sweet taste but with less adverse health benefits. As we’ve covered in this...

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The Scoop on Artificial Vs. Natural Sweeteners
Nov28

The Scoop on Artificial Vs. Natural Sweeteners

“Would you like sugar or sweetener, sugar?”  You’ve likely heard that query dozens of times from well-meaning waitrons at your favorite coffee nook in town.  While likely you never even thought twice about the disjunct, we here at Body360 wanted to take a few moments to answer that very question for you.  What is sugar versus sweetener, and why should you care about its impact on your health? According to WebMD,...

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