Real Talk Blog

10 foods that will spice up your sex life. Natural libido boosters recommended by nutritionists.

It’s the middle of a sweltering summer, which means you may not feel like getting hot and sweaty under the duvet with your significant other. Plus, thanks to factors like hormonal changes, low energy, stress, alcohol, drugs and even low self-esteem, at certain times in our lives, our libido can feel as though it’s lagging a little. READ MORE

6 Sneaky Reasons You’re Not Losing Weight

Food journal? Check. Regular workouts? Yes, indeed. Enough fiber to keep an entire army regular? You got it. I know how to lose weight. I’ve been writing about the topic for more than a decade. That’s why it was so frustrating when I noticed that the pounds were clinging to me like a codependent boyfriend, no matter READ MORE

17 Science-Based Benefits of Omega-3 Fatty Acids

Omega-3 fatty acids are incredibly important. They have many powerful health benefits for your body and brain. In fact, few nutrients have been studied as thoroughly as omega-3 fatty acids. Here are 17 health benefits of omega-3 fatty acids that are supported by science. 1. Omega-3s Can Fight Depression and Anxiety Depression is one of READ MORE

Could you have a hormone imbalance?

  Hormonal imbalances often lead to anger, frustrations, and strange emotions with no evident reason, as hormones play a crucial role in health, affecting fertility, mood, and ovulation. Yet, their balance can be disrupted, often in perimenopause, puberty, and menopause, as well as due to improper lifestyle habits, pregnancy, contraceptive pills, menstrual cycle, and stress. READ MORE

12 Surprising Sources of Antioxidants

Move over blueberries, pomegranates, and Merlot! There’s a new set of superfoods to try Antioxidants are one of the most popular nutrition buzzwords. And for good reasons: They fight signs of aging, inflammation, and they can even help with weight loss. But when it comes to antioxidants, certain foods—blueberries, pomegranates, and spices like cinnamon and turmeric—get all READ MORE