Posted by: Rhona Reid On January 25, 2018 12:00 pm
If youâ€™re among the just-over-half of the population who didnâ€™t make a New Year resolution, then by now you might fall into one of two camps. Â The first is being oblivious to the whole thing and simply getting on with life without the pressure/pleasure of a self-imposed goal to work towards.
The second camp includes those who look on with a touch of envy at the bright-eyed fervor of those winning at their resolutions. Â They have a goal. Â A “thing.” Something to help pass the long, decidedly un-festive January days. Â Dry January? Â Veganuary? Â Â At this stage of the month, if you havenâ€™t given something up, then you might be feeling …
Something else has been identified as a potential health hazard in our water. Â To add to the cocktail of potential contaminants that flow out of taps across America, salt has recently been identified as the latest water worry. Â
How Our Soil Gets Salty
Increased use of road salt is a major cause, as is mining, fossil-fuel production and the use of some fertilizers. Â The salt seeps into the ground where excessive sodium dislodges the stable soil minerals such as calcium and potassium, changing the composition of the soil itself.
Of course, whatever is in the soil will end up seeping through to our water supply. Â The salty water eventually trickles through the layers …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On January 18, 2018 12:00 pm
The latest trend that seems to be gathering attention in 2018 is the craze for drinking so-called “raw water.”
When a small, Oregon-based start-up companyÂ started selling “pristine mountain spring water” to people in the San Francisco area, they tapped into the fashionable notion that the more “natural” something is, then the better for you it will be.
What is “Raw Water”?
Raw water is, quite simply, water that springs from the earth; or in this particular case, from “an ancient aquifer.” It is completely untreated and unfiltered.
One of several companies selling raw water around the country says that filtering and treating water to remove contaminants “disrupts healthy bacterias” that would …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On January 11, 2018 12:00 pm
Letâ€™s start by saying that if you already pull on your running shoes as soon as the alarm goes off, or if you cycle to your Bodypump class three times a week, you can safely skip this blog and go and enjoy a chilled glass of Tyent water and pat yourself on the back!
However, if, like many of us, your sports gear has gathered a little dust lately, and your gym subscription is starting to feel more like a charitable donation you make every month, then maybe you could use a little motivation to improve your fitness levels in 2018!
Posted by: Rhona Reid On November 30, 2017 12:00 pm
Itâ€™s that time of year again.Â While Christmas is still far enough away for us to manage to avoid sliding into panic whenever someone mentions the word “tinsel,” itâ€™s close enough for us to be penciling in those holiday gatherings that usually take place during the course of the next few weeks.
Water Ionizer Tips!
Did you know that your Tyent water ionizer helps you to look and feel your best for any holiday occasion?Â Forget expensive salon treatments and beauty products; your water ionizer is all you need to shine!
Hair to Help! Is your crowning glory not looking quite as glorious as it could?Â Build-up from products and conditioning agents
Itâ€™s officially autumn and there is that whispery sense of approaching change in the air. Â But there are a few healthful things that many of us do in summer that we should definitely take forward with us into autumn! Â
Weâ€™ve rounded up 3 Healthful Habits that are good for us, no matter what the season!
Â Drink more water! Â Â We tend to drink more in the summer as a result of climbing temperatures. But even when the mercury starts dropping again, we need to keeping drinking enough water to keep our bodies healthy and hydrated. Â Tyent Water hydrates you faster than regular water. Â Itâ€™s also packed with bio-available hydrogen for a natural energy boost!
Our thoughts are with all of those affected by Hurricane Harvey, and itâ€™s wonderful to see the heroic relief efforts of individuals and the large-scale aid that has been arriving since the Tropical storm hit. Â
There was also a big-hearted offer from Blackwater Draw Brewing Company, promising that affected residents could collect as much water as they needed. Â But this isnâ€™t regular water â€“ itâ€™s reverse osmosis water, used in the …
Posted by: Rhona Reid On September 14, 2017 12:00 pm
Need some color in your life?Â Love fruit and vegetables but need a bit of fresh inspiration on how to eat them?Â Donâ€™t wait another second before checking out SirPlantsALot and start seeing healthy eating in a whole new Technicolor light!