How healthy is your health drink?

Consumer Reports – Want to get more vegetables in your diet? It’s one of the latest health trends: Vegetable-based green juices. And they come with  promises, like adding a “pep in your step” or “can make your body sing.” But beware, not all green juices are necessarily good for you. Stay away from the ones …

Can You Drink Your Veggies? Not Like This…..

CONSUMER REPORTS — Want to get more vegetables in your diet? Drink them. Maybe not. It’s one of the latest health trends: Vegetable-based green juices. And they come with promises, like adding a “pep in your step” or “can make your body sing.” But beware, not all green juices are necessarily good for you. Stay …

These New Products Turn Basic Water Into a Fancy Health Drink

Athletes know Nuun as an electrolyte replacement, but the company’s latest product—made with elderberry, echinacea, zinc, and vitamins A, C, D, and E—is aimed at defending immune health. Pop the effervescent tablet into your water bottle for a tastier sip—plus the electrolyte benefits (from potassium, sodium, and magnesium) you’d expect from Nuun. ($7 per tube; nuunlife.com) …

Health benefits of moderate alcohol consumption and how much you should drink: what the experts say

Hongkongers are drinking more alcohol, according to the Department of Health. It published a study last November showing that the percentage of the population that drank had risen from 33.3 per cent to 61.4 per cent in a little over 10 years. But is that all bad? The department takes a firm line. It warns …

Don’t drink to that: Study ranks Eau Claire as second-drunkest city in US – Leader

Eau Claire has received national recognition on a number of “best” lists in recent years, but the latest one isn’t a point of pride for community leaders. For at least the second year in a row, Eau Claire was ranked No. 2 on the list of drunkest cities in America compiled by the financial news …