Articles in category "Other Drinks"


Is Carbonated Water Bad For You?

Carbonated Water We all know that standard soft drinks have no nutritional value, even though we might randomly guzzle one down after a long period of withdrawal. I decided to temporarily become a seltzer water spy, making my way through tons of information regarding the bubbly delight...

Benefits of Mineral Water

Benefits of Mineral Water While much of what’s out there in the health food market is relatively new, there are a few healthy drink options that have been around for a very long time. Take green tea, for example, which predates the American health food craze by, oh, a couple millennia...

The Devastating Effects of Soda

The Devastating Effects of Soda Soda is one of the popular beverages in North America. However, with its high sugar and caffeine content, it may be one of the unhealthiest drinks. A typical can of soda contains about 10 teaspoons...

Health Risks of Cola

Health Risks of Cola Soda companies are profiting all over the world from consumers’ addition to their colas and sugary drinks. Colas have been linked to global obesity and health organizations have pled with consumers to cut back on their caloric intake such as cola...

The Healing Properties of Russian Kvass

The Healing Properties of Russian Kvass Kvass is a popular drink in Russia, having been enjoyed there for nearly 1,000 years. However, more and more people in the west are getting a taste of this tangy Russian beverage. Its taste is compara...

Hot Chocolate: Good for the Body and Mind

Hot Chocolate: Good for the Body and Mind Chocolate may just be the world’s most perfect world. Chocolate is known all over the world for its deep sweet flavor, and has long been the prime ingredient in popular desserts. Chocolate can co...

Can Cocoa Lower Blood Pressure?

Can Cocoa Lower Blood Pressure? Dark chocolate is not just a delicious sweet that makes a great snack or dessert. Dark chocolate, or cocoa, has many healing health benefits. Cocoa products are known to reduce the risk of heart co...

Chicory Root and Its Healing Properties

Chicory Root and its Healing Properties Chicory root is known more commonly as a coffee substitute, or as an additive for coffee. However, chicory root is much more than this. Chicory root has been consumed by humans for hundreds of year...

Is Caffeine-Free Coffee Dangerous?

Is Caffeine-Free Coffee Dangerous? Traditional coffee contains an abundant amount of caffeine. Caffeine is a stimulate, diuretic, and is quite addictive. It can also raise cholesterol, and contribute to insulin resistance. The caffe...

Health Benefits of Coffee

Health Benefits of Coffee Coffee is the world’s most popular beverage. The taste and aroma are soothing and unique. It has the ability to wake people up with simply a smell. For most people, starting the day with a morning c...