Have you ever seen a product with a label that says, “Consuming this product can expose you to chemicals including lead, which is known to the State of California to cause reproductive harm?” Sounds ominous. Yet this warning has become ubiquitous in many markets, and the world of supplements is not immune.
You may have even seen this warning on some of our products here at Seeking Health. Instead of downplaying why some of our products have these labels, we wanted to delve into the history of Prop 65 as well as explain why these warnings exist.
Our primary focus at Seeking Health is education and helping you to optimize your nutrition via targeted supplementation. We also focus extensively on quality and transparency. We want you to understand the safety standards and testing that all of our products go through.
Topics: Health, Health Tips
Do you struggle to get out of bed in the morning and then chug down an espresso just to get through your day?
Are you an athlete who trains and competes for long hours seeking that extra energy to get you to first place?
Would you love more energy all day long?
If so, check out this powerful, tasty, and optimally-absorbing lozenge that may just be your perfect solution: NADH + CoQ10.*
Keep reading to learn about how NADH and CoQ10 are key for supporting your body’s natural ability to produce and sustain energy.*
Topics: Health, Health Tips, Products, Supplementation
Thyroid problems are common. If you’re reading this, you may be one of the 20 million people in the United States affected by thyroid disease. (1) What you may not realize is that many thyroid problems originate in the immune system. Hashimoto’s thyroiditis is a result of the immune system mistakenly targeting and attacking the thyroid gland. This can lead to symptoms of hypothyroidism like fatigue, weight gain, hair loss, and more.
Genetics can play a role in the development of Hashimoto’s, but you are more than your genes. This article explores the role of genetics in Hashimoto’s. We’ll also discuss how nutrition and lifestyle can be used to manage Hashimoto’s and promote healthy thyroid function.
Topics: Health, Health Tips, StrateGene
Genetic testing at home has become very popular in recent years. With greater accessibility, more people than ever are getting their genes tested and learning about their DNA make-up.
Still, if you’re new to the concept, you might wonder what exactly can be learned from this process and whether or not it’s actually helpful.
Topics: Health, Health Tips, StrateGene
You could have fatty liver disease, and not even know it. In fact, Non-Alcoholic Fatty liver disease affects over 25 percent of the world’s population, and is one of the fastest growing liver diseases today.(1, 2, 3, 4)
This is because there are very few symptoms of liver problems.(1)
For example, do you have chronic fatigue?
Chronic fatigue currently affects up to 20 percent of the population. In fact, fatigue is one of the most common reasons that people go to see their doctor. Fatigue is actually one of the biggest symptoms associated with certain chronic liver diseases.(5, 6, 7, 8, 9)
However, fatigue is often overlooked by health professionals because there are a myriad of reasons that cause it.
Besides fatigue, there are six additional symptoms to look for that may come as a shock to you.
Topics: Delivery methods, Health, Health Tips, Supplementation
Are you stressed out?
Overwhelmed by life?
Constantly battling illness or chronic disease?
Do you eat perfectly, exercise, take supplements, but still suffer from health issues?
Depressed or anxious?
An overactive stress response might be at the root of your problems.
Keep reading to learn how you can retrain your stress response to work for you, instead of against you.
Topics: Health, Health Tips, Stress, Supplementation, Tips & Tricks
It’s the time of year where gift-giving and gift-buying can get overwhelming and insane. Cut the stress and think outside the typical retail box of plastic by giving the gift of investing in wellness.
Instead of opting for gifts that might be used one minute and tossed aside the next, the items on this list are long-lasting and invest in the well-being of the ones you love.
Topics: Gut Health, Health, Health Tips, Holiday, Methylation, Supplementation, Tips & Tricks
Are you digesting fats well?
Do you get inexplicable headaches?
How’s your digestion? Are your bowel movements normal?
Do you ever feel nauseous or uncomfortably full after meals?
Have you been diagnosed with SIBO?
Do any of these statements hit home for you? If so, your gallbladder and bile production may be in need of support. Read on to learn more!
Topics: Gut Health, Health, Supplementation
Vitamin D3 & K2 are a pivotal combination, because they work together to optimize the flow of calcium through your body.
This process ultimately supports healthy bone composition.*
Topics: Bone Health, Calcium Absorption, D3, MK7, Vitamin D, Vitamin K
So many people have questions about the MTHFR gene variation.
Topics: Folate, Folic Acid, Genetic Expression, Health, Health Tips, MTHFR, Preconception, Pregnancy