Whey Protein – Why Grass-fed Whey is Better for You

Take one look at the protein powder aisle of your favorite Whole Foods Market or Vitamin Shoppe, and it's easy to become overwhelmed by the abundant selection of meal replacements, performance enhancers and weight gainers that all promise more protein per serving than the competition. With so many Read more [...]

4 Ingredients to Look for in a Premium Green Superfood Powder

4 Ingredients To Look For In A Premium Green Superfood Powder You eat fruit and vegetables daily and are conscious about what you're putting into your body..but is it enough? Supplementing with a premium superfood powder can provide far more nutrients than you're getting from your regular diet and Read more [...]

Sucralose: What is it and why should you avoid it?

In the search for low-calorie alternatives to sugar, the synthetic chemical sucralose has quickly surpassed aspartame (Equal) and saccharin (Sweet-n-Low) to become the #1 selling sweetener in the United States. Brands are now adding sucralose to just about everything from chewing gum to protein powders, Read more [...]

Top 5 Nutrients To Look For In Energy Bars

With the increasing amount of energy bars hitting shelves it can be quite a challenge to choose the right one. Which energy bar will actually help increase my energy? What are the best nutrients to look for?  First, we must look at how energy is produced. The human body produces energy inside Read more [...]

Why You Need Superfoods for a Stronger Immune System

When we feel strong and healthy, we don't even think about the hard work our immune system performs on a daily basis to keep our body balanced and free of sickness and disease. However in this day and age, with the ever-present risk of colds, flu and now the increasing danger of Ebola, we cannot afford Read more [...]

What are the FDA rules on Gluten-Free labeling?

We've recently received an influx of questions related to whether or not some of the Greens Plus products are Gluten-Free. The FDA recently published an article that contains fast facts about the new policy. This is a subject we take very seriously at Greens Plus and we'd like to highlight these facts Read more [...]

Why You Need to March Against Monsanto

March Against Monsanto is just one month away on October 12, 2013! Do you plan to participate? Why all the fuss? Monsanto is an American multinational agricultural biotechnology corporation. It is a leading producer of genetically engineered (GE) seed. Monsanto was among the first to genetically Read more [...]

How to Get Your Kids to Eat Fruits and Vegetables

Hey moms! How many of you are having trouble getting your kids to eat their fruits and veggies? We understand it can be a daily struggle. Putting them in a fun arrangement on their plate or trying the airplane trick may not work anymore. Your kids are probably on to you. Good news! We have a foolproof Read more [...]

A Superfood to Increase Weight Loss and Keep You Healthy

Book Review: The Aztec Diet by Dr. Bob Arnot  The Aztecs were a race of war-like people that ruled Central Mexico from the 14th through 16th centuries. These warriors domesticated some of the world's most nutritious foods. Many of these foods are still consumed today such as maize (wild corn), Read more [...]