wellness-blog

  • Health has always been a passion of Kristy’s. Before starting at Kardish, Kristy had 15 years of experience working in retirement homes and with adults experiencing dementia-related disorders. As much as she loved this job, she has always had a particular interest and fascination with food and nutrition. She applied for the Holistic Nutrition program with the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition, fell in love with the material and chose to fully immerse herself into the world of natural health. She is now a registered holistic nutritionist. This has come in very handy while working as assistant manager of the...

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  • Protein powder has a world of benefits. For fitness junkies, it’s a great way to get the most out of a workout and help your body build muscle. For vegetarians and vegans, it’s an excellent alternative or supplement to plant-based protein options. And for everyone, it can be a great way to ensure your body is getting the nutrients it needs, especially on busy days. 

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  • Thank you so much for those who attended our virtual cooking event with Amy Longard. We hope you had as much fun as we did. If you're looking to make some of Amy's healthy snacks, but can't quite remember how she did it, we've got you covered. Within this email you'll find a few of her recipes, some healthy snack options, and a few tips she mentioned. 

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  • Superfood is a term heard everywhere these days, but what is a superfood? Enjoying a diet full of nutrient dense superfoods can be beneficial, but it is important to make sure that it is balanced enough to be healthy and sustainable. Here are 5 superfoods that may even be in your pantry right now!

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  • Many of us work in office buildings, day care centres and schools where flu germs spread quickly. These germs lead to an array of undesired symptoms, work and school absences and an overall decline in well-being. It's important to begin taking steps now to support your immune system and stay healthy throughout the entire year.

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  • Two friends work out together in a fitness studio

    Read our March 2020 edition of DISH and discover how L-Theanine improves sleep quality and reduces the need for sleep medication, and how Vitamin D deficiency is related to poor muscle function in older adults.

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