CBD You Can Trust
Recent legislation has improved access for CBD to be sold in stores in our region. This is great news for those that have been using CBD for relief. Almost overnight, companies have been popping up taking advantage of these new rulings. While we are thrilled CBD is becoming readily available, it is very important to…Read More
Good Bugs for Good Health
Many people associate probiotics with digestion, but there is much more to the probiotic story. The gut is home to a multitude of species of bacteria and other beneficial microorganisms that fight off illness small and large. More than 70% of the immune system is housed in the gut or lower intestinal tract. According to…Read More
7 End of Summer Needs
As the days move from the lazy, hazy days of summer to the hustle and bustle of fall, we suggest making sure you have these seven essentials in your house to help with the transition. Wind up your summer with these seven must haves. 1 Medieval Mix from Aura Cacia. This essential oil blend of…Read More
Power in the plant, wheys and means
Plant-based diets are increasingly becoming “the choice” for those who want to live long and enjoy quality of life. Customers shopping our GreenAcres Markets are searching for sustainable, good tasting foods that are not highly processed, definitely not GMO, work easily into delicious meals and are affordable. Quality protein foods are essential for a healthy,…Read More
Got the Moody Blues?
You’re not alone. Lots of people get the “downers” during the holiday season. It can be caused by many things, but feeling like “all of them” are doing great and “you” aren’t can really put a damper on what is generally thought to be a happy season. Some describe it as a case of comparing…Read More
CBD Oil—what’s the scoop?
Ever since a CNN News interview a year or so ago with Dr. Sanjay Gupta on the benefits of cannabidiol—better known as hemp oil or at least a product of the hemp oil industry, people have been curious about its effects. Is it dope, or isn’t it? Those who want legalized marijuana are on one side of…Read More
Got aches and pains? Zyflamend just might be the answer!
While it’s been unseasonably warm for weeks, without a drop of rain in sight, it has set up something GreenAcres usually sees in colder weather: customers coming into the store with the “I’m achy all over!” complaint. “What should I take?” New Chapter’s unique herbal formula may be just what the “doctor” ordered. Zyflamend supports…Read More
Cholesterol—it’s a sticky issue
Almost everyone approaching 50 will hear from his doctor sooner or later that he has high cholesterol. And right after that announcement, the prescription pad will follow with the word “Lipitor” or “Zocor” or some such on it. It’s estimated that one in four Americans over the age of 45 are taking a group of…Read More
Vega One—a whole lot of shakin’ going on!
If you’re looking for optimal health from a plant-based, whole food shake, look no further. Vega One, a Canadian company that has a manufacturing plant in the northwestern US, may be just what you’re looking for. It’s got 15 g. of protein; enough probiotics in the mix to equal a cup of yogurt; nearly three…Read More
Grape Seed Extract—healthy for the heart, liver and more
Terry Lemerond, the founder of EuroPhama which specializes in bringing both European-tested, unique natural medicines and proprietary, custom formulations to the American consumer, is a big advocate of grape seed extract. But not just any extract, Terry recommends a tannin-free French OPC grape seed extract that is absorbed easily into the system. Well, it’s Terry’s…Read More