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ELECTRICAL NUTRITION – “DO YOUR SUPPLEMENTS MEASURE UP?”
ELECTRICAL NUTRITION – “DO YOUR SUPPLEMENTS MEASURE UP?”

Electrically Available is a 21st-century principle unique to Avena Originals, and it takes supplementing successfully to the extreme! Researchers at the leading edge of science have discovered that, contrary to popular belief, we live in an electric universe and not a particle universe. The same ...

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HEALTH CARE – VS – DISEASE CARE
HEALTH CARE – VS – DISEASE CARE

Clearly, our healthcare resources here in North America and abroad are being pushed to their limits! Rising disease rates continue to result in increasing costs and rising waiting lists. Looking at this logically, many of you would probably agree what’s missing most in our “health care system” is...

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6 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH
6 WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH

Not everyone has the personality or the willpower to suddenly change old patterns and shift 180 degrees into a new way of eating and living. We suggest that you take one step at a time. When you feel ready, try one or as many of the suggestions outlined below as you wish and see how you feel. The...

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NATURAL INGREDIENTS DOESN’T EQUAL HEALTHY
NATURAL INGREDIENTS DOESN’T EQUAL HEALTHY

Natural Ingredients doesn’t equal healthy Just because processed food has natural ingredients in it does not make it healthy, for example, a fresh pressed green juice that is not sweet and has a bitter taste to it, would not be appealing to most consumers. The response from industry is to add al...

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FOODS THAT HARM OR THAT HEAL
FOODS THAT HARM OR THAT HEAL

I remember being stunned to learn that 95% of all diseases are caused by toxicity! Chronic diseases, the majority of them are produced by our food choices, toxic food ingredients, nutritional deficiencies and lack of exercise. Health pioneers dating back to the 1940’s states that toxemia – is the...

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FOOD ADDITIVES
FOOD ADDITIVES

To bring clarity to these food labels, we need to understand what these ingredients are and how to navigate the supermarkets to our health desires. Tri-Sodium Phosphate (TSP) Often used in large quantities in degreasers & paint stripers and you will find a product called TSP in your hardware ...

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ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS
ARTIFICIAL SWEETENERS

We demonized sugars and replaced it with something far worse! Just understanding the origin of aspartame is enough for me to cross it off my list of acceptable additives. As consumers, we were searching for an alternative to sugar, something low calorie. This drove demand for a replacement; one ...

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ARTIFICIAL COLOURS
ARTIFICIAL COLOURS

Food dyes are under the microscope again, after new findings linking them to ADHD, ADD & ODD behavioural disorders. Food dyes are used to create beautiful colours (or add in colour in general) into our foods. Kid’s cereals over-bright hues, colourful candy, vitamins, even cough syrups. The ...

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GASTRITIS & PEPTIC ULCER
GASTRITIS & PEPTIC ULCER

When regular enzymes just don’t seem to work for you, or you want to try something different – that’s why Avena has our exclusive Gastric Enzymes.Designed specifically for those though stomach conditions that need healing and care just as much as digestive support. This fantastic product is loade...

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THE HUMAN MICROBIOME
THE HUMAN MICROBIOME

Did you know you’re more microbe than human? There are 10x more microorganisms on and in your body than cells, and in addition, our genes are outnumbered 1:100 to microbial genes! This is the Human Microbiome: a fascinating ecosystem that plays a huge role in our health. (Stein, 2013) I know what...

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WORKING FROM THE INSIDE OUT
WORKING FROM THE INSIDE OUT

Working from the Inside Out Before we begin eating “healthy” and “junky foods”, these little workers called gut microbes in your stomach and intestines are striving to do the following metabolic functions: Vitamin and short chain fatty acid production Bile acid biotransformation Hydrolysis and f...

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MINERALS ARE MORE PRECIOUS THAN GOLD!
MINERALS ARE MORE PRECIOUS THAN GOLD!

Minerals & Trace Minerals: The building blocks of life! Minerals are the most basic of nutrients, the bonding agents between you and food – allowing your body to absorb nutrients. Minerals are especially necessary for athletes and people in active sports because they must have minerals to be...

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MAGNESIUM – THE MOST IMPORTANT MINERAL!
MAGNESIUM – THE MOST IMPORTANT MINERAL!

Magnesium The Most Important Mineral Very few people are aware of the enormous role Magnesium plays in our bodies. After oxygen, water, and basic food, Magnesium may be the most important element needed by our bodies—so vitally important, yet hardly known. Magnesium is a co-factor in activating ...

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ALLERGIES – CAN THE CURE BE IN THE CAUSE?
ALLERGIES – CAN THE CURE BE IN THE CAUSE?

ALLERGIES – Can the Cure Be In The Cause? What if I told you that you don’t need to feel like garbage all the time; that those allergies that have been plaguing you can be helped. Would you believe me? The truth is your body has an incredible ability to heal, repair and replenish. It is absolut...

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BREAK FREE FROM CANDIDA!
BREAK FREE FROM CANDIDA!

Break free from Candida! Have you heard about the not-so-secret agent that wreaks havoc on your insides? The culprit is Candida Albicans. The name implies something exotic and inviting, in reality, this common entity can cause chaos. Each and every one of us has Candida in our bodies, what can h...

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SOLVING THE CHOLESTEROL CONFUSION
SOLVING THE CHOLESTEROL CONFUSION

What starts with fats and ends in Heart Disease and Strokes? It’s a case of ‘wow that escalated quickly’. This little piece of cholesterol in our bodies is something we create internally. Yes, some of it comes from the diet but not as much as you think. A Harvard Health article published in Febr...

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ARE YOU INFECTIUS
ARE YOU INFECTIUS

Are You Infectius?? Infections and illness don’t discriminate, they don’t pick or choose sides. Everyone has the ability to get sick to some degree. It can all start with a small cut, cough in your direction, or a contaminated item/surface. From there the pathogen gains entry and has the first o...

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GREEN LEAFY ORGANIC SUPERFOOD!
GREEN LEAFY ORGANIC SUPERFOOD!

The Forgotten Superfood Miracle Food Hiding in Plain Sight Would you believe me if I told you there was a miraculous food that could heal you; a food that has been under your nose, hidden in plain sight this whole time? When searching for that missing link in of healthy foods, I finally stumbled ...

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DARREN BERRECLOTH- DISCUSSING HIS SECRETS OF INJURY RECOVERY
DARREN BERRECLOTH- DISCUSSING HIS SECRETS OF INJURY RECOVERY

HEAL LIKE A TEENAGER Injury recovery with the “Claw”  Have you ever gazed upon a beautiful cliff and mountainside, admiring its beauty and splendour? Well, when someone like Darren Berrecloth looks, he doesn’t just see the drops, dips, valleys and crevices; he sees lines. As in how can he ride f...

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RECOVERY & RELIEF
RECOVERY & RELIEF

When accidents happen, they do so indiscriminately! No one is safe, and for some, there is no preparation that could help. This is a real-world problem for anyone and everyone. Nowadays we all have to be concerned about our bodies and have to make sure that they’re in shape and well cared for. ...

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IT IS NOT ONE THING, IT’S ALL THINGS
IT IS NOT ONE THING, IT’S ALL THINGS

Do you or someone you know suffer from some form of physical health issue? You’re not alone! Too many people walk the path of ill-health alone and waiting for help, support, and answers. The Pivot Point This happened to one of the founding members of Avena. Then someone close to us became sick w...

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DO YOU KNOW YOUR PARASITES?
DO YOU KNOW YOUR PARASITES?

Get to know your parasites Blastocystis hominis: Single celled organism that can cause abdominal cramping, gas, bloating, and sometimes anal itching.Tapeworms: These intruders can grow as long as 30-60 feet in human intestines.(There are currently 5,000 different species of tapeworms)Hookw...

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FIND OUT IF YOU HAVE PARASITES!
FIND OUT IF YOU HAVE PARASITES!

TAKE THE TEST! Do you have PARASITES?!? Count how many of these apply to you: Have you traveled internationally in the last five years Do you grind your teeth while you sleep? Do you have soft bowel movements or even diarrhea? Do you get constipated occasionally? Do you experience gas or/and blo...

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DISCOVERING A CAUSE OF DISEASE!
DISCOVERING A CAUSE OF DISEASE!

If you are sick, it’s because you made yourself sick! All health begins and ends in the digestive tract (mouth, stomach, small & large intestines). Everything that goes into the body or out of the body is decided through this delicate passageway. Considering the majority of the nutrients th...

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WEAKEST LINK IN ALL DIETS
WEAKEST LINK IN ALL DIETS

These days, protein seems to be all the rave. You see it everywhere. From protein enriched cereals, protein shakes protein power bars, protein enriched baby formula, protein pills and even protein enriched hair care. And when it comes to protein powders, there’s whey protein, soy protein, hemp p...

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FOOD MATTERS
FOOD MATTERS

  Food matters, is a film that coincides with Avena Originals philosophy and principals on healing the body from the inside out. ‘Food Matters’ features interviews with leading health experts who reveal the best natural healing choices you can make for you and your family’s health. In the film...

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BOWEL TOXEMIA
BOWEL TOXEMIA

Does Disease Begin in the Colon? Are your health problems linked to an unhealthy colon? Does immunity really start in the colon? Good health can only be achieved when there is an understanding of what truly causes the many health problems plaguing us today. The digestive system is the first line...

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STRESS: THE SILENT KILLER
STRESS: THE SILENT KILLER

During your morning commute to work (that seemingly takes forever) you’re thinking about how your parents are coming to visit for the weekend. You need to plan and decide what’s for dinner tonight. Oh, and when was your latest work assignment supposed to be due again? Plus, don’t forget you’re lo...

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NUTRITIONAL MYTHS AND THEIR TRUTHS

Myth: Fat makes you fat. Truth: “It is true and false. While fat itself doesn’t create fat, it is a concentrated source of calories. If you eat a lot of fat in your diet, you’re going to consume a lot of calories, and yes, if over-consuming calories can make you fat.  If you skip a meal, your...

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ENHANCING SPORT NUTRITION
ENHANCING SPORT NUTRITION

You’ve pushed your body hard: made it faster, stronger and healthier overall. But what happens when you reached that infuriating plateau? What do you do when you go to the gym, work hard and stop getting the results you want? You ask yourself, “Where did I go wrong?” Did you find the answer? If n...

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TRYING TO PREVENT INJURY
TRYING TO PREVENT INJURY

There is nothing like an intense workout, a good game of hockey, soccer, baseball, or whatever else you enjoy playing. The adrenaline rush gives you that high and some part of you loves every second. While you’re enjoying being active and healthy, one thing that should cross your mind is preventi...

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THE MIGHTY ENZYME AND THEIR ROLES.
THE MIGHTY ENZYME AND THEIR ROLES.

The mighty Enzymes and it’s incredible role Enzymes are the active catalyst for every process in your body, they are called the workers-they carry out every chemical reaction. To have a healthy body, you need both workers (enzymes) and building materials. The building materials are proteins (ami...

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WHAT IS DETOXIFICATION?
WHAT IS DETOXIFICATION?

Some people say they can’t live without it. Some people don’t know what it is. Most cultures fasted on a regular basis, by taking liquids only, for one day out of each week they assisted their lymph systems to remove the wastes that accumulate in the tissues. They understood that the build-up of ...

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LOVE YOUR SKIN
LOVE YOUR SKIN

Wow, you look amazing! What have you been doing? Your skin looks flawless! Have you been to a spa or using some new skin care products and treatments? All of us want to feel healthy, but we also want to look healthy. Our skin is often how we judge our own health to be. If our skin is glowing and ...

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