The Mind-Stomach Connection

  Many claim to operate on their gut instinct, meaning they rely less on facts and standard procedure and more on certain mysterious feelings that emanate from the midsection, twinges of instinct or suspicion for example.  Although gut-trusting results may vary from gut-owner to gut-owner, there does seem to be a definite connection between theContinue reading “The Mind-Stomach Connection”

Increase Your Risk of Life! With Fats!

Being alive is pretty exciting. As a living, breathing human, you have a lot of great options available. You can read a book, hug your children, whistle in the shadow of a statue or admire a nearby toucan. It is literally up to you. And now, there may be a simple way to extend theContinue reading “Increase Your Risk of Life! With Fats!”

Q&A: AIM Members Commonly Ask These Questions

I have read that cruciferous vegetables can negatively affect those with hypothyroidism or those prone to hypothyroidism. Am I at risk when taking LeafGreens? There has only been one case that links cruciferous vegetables to hypothyroidism in humans — an 88-year-old woman who ate 1-1.5 kilograms (2-3 pounds or 1,000- 1,500 grams) of bok choy daily. AContinue reading “Q&A: AIM Members Commonly Ask These Questions”

Greens for Kidney Health

March is the health awareness month that draws attention to kidneys. If you have kidney disease, you are aware of how important it is to do everything possible to keep them functioning optimally. If your kidneys are working just fine, National Kidney Month might make you wonder how much you know about these bean-shaped organs.Continue reading “Greens for Kidney Health”

Can You Help Protect Your Unborn Baby from Alzheimer’s Disease?

During pregnancy, mothers often fret over the health of their unborn children. They make sure to eat right and exercise, ensuring baby emerges optimally healthy. Some benefits of mom’s hard work are readily apparent: healthy skin, active eyes, a good skeleton, etc. However, there is evidence that mom’s diet may have far-reaching, long-lasting effects onContinue reading “Can You Help Protect Your Unborn Baby from Alzheimer’s Disease?”

BarleyLife Profile of Free Amino Acids

AIM’s Quality Assurance Department recently tested to see which free (unbound) amino acids are in BarleyLife. Mind you, this test did not look for the amino acids that are bound to the plant matter but, instead, only examined the unbound amino acids. Amino acids are the building blocks of proteins. The body produces some amino acidsContinue reading “BarleyLife Profile of Free Amino Acids”

Help from The AIM Companies and God’s Provision

My dad, Chairman’s Club Director Ralph Casey, was a minister, but both my parents used to do a lot of work for churches. It didn’t pay much, but that wasn’t why they did it. My father liked to quote the expression Jehovah-jireh, which roughly translated means “God will provide.” When my parents were about toContinue reading “Help from The AIM Companies and God’s Provision”

Majority of Parents Fail to Provide Adequate Nutrition for Their Kids, Says Majority of Parents

Two-thirds of parents aren’t providing their kids with the building blocks of proper nutrition. It’s not a bunch of egghead scientists making this claim. This statistic comes from mouths of parents. The C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital in Michigan recently reported the results of their nationwide survey, and although most parents believe that proper nutrition is important toContinue reading “Majority of Parents Fail to Provide Adequate Nutrition for Their Kids, Says Majority of Parents”