The Cocoa Brain Boost

Most people would like to keep their minds sharp, fearing age related decline in cognition and memory in their later years. Studies suggest that consuming some cocoa or chocolate every day helps keep memories from slipping away. Such research particularly affirms the cravings of chocolate lovers. Of course, the type of chocolate makes a difference:Continue reading “The Cocoa Brain Boost”

Crowding (Cutting) Out the Unhealthy Stuff

The idea of crowding out the unhealthy food on your plate with more fruits and vegetables is another of those “dieting” concepts that appear on the scene on a consistent basis. Introduced around a decade ago, crowding out was considered to be one of the best and healthiest ways to diet. Some considered it toContinue reading “Crowding (Cutting) Out the Unhealthy Stuff”

It’s All about Quality

The evidence is out there: the more plant-based food a person eats, the lower the risk of developing a variety of chronic diseases, which, in turn, leads to a longer life. But let’s be clear about one thing. Quality counts, so if your diet includes French fries and potato chips, both of which are plant-based,Continue reading “It’s All about Quality”

Product Certifications: Why They Matter

Non-GMO, Gluten-Free, Kosher and Vegan For consumers who want accessible information to assess products they pick up from store shelves or view online, certain certifications can be a deciding factor in making choices. The same can be said for AIM independent distributors sharing the healthy benefits of AIM products: certifications matter. The AIM Companies™ recognizesContinue reading “Product Certifications: Why They Matter”

Prepare or Repair!

A comment from AIM-sponsored athlete and oldest competing IronMan Lew Hollander: A few thoughts on The AIM Companies’ products. I really love all of them. They are well thought out, and well presented. For health and long life my motto is: PREPARE or REPAIR. Now that sounds simple enough, but most people do not prepareContinue reading “Prepare or Repair!”

Kids Love the Chocolaty Taste — And So Does the Kid in You!

Who would have imagined adding cocoa to greens would taste so good?  We’re pretty sure it was an adult, but the reality is that kids clamor for it too.  Of course the reason is the chocolaty taste, which does a fabulous job of masking “the greens.”  And what exceptional greens they are. We take theContinue reading “Kids Love the Chocolaty Taste — And So Does the Kid in You!”

Cocoa Flavanols Linked to Vascular Health, Again

Back in October, researchers published a study in the British Journal of Nutrition that linked cocoa flavanols to lower blood pressure, lower cholesterol levels and overall cardiovascular health.  But that wasn’t the first study to connect cocoa to healthy veins. A 2006 study in the Journal of Cardiovascular Pharmacology found that cocoa flavanols may help peopleContinue reading “Cocoa Flavanols Linked to Vascular Health, Again”

The Fountain of Youth Is Filled with CoCoa

The anti-aging industry rakes in over 260 billion dollars a year worldwide. Annually, Americans shell out nearly 11 billion on cosmetic surgery. Seems like everybody is willing to pay a pretty penny to have some control over the aging process. Ironically, one of the best tried-and-true methods for that is absolutely free. It’s called exercise.  It’sContinue reading “The Fountain of Youth Is Filled with CoCoa”

CoCoa-licious CoCoa LeafGreens

Great-tasting greens can be yours with the new AIM CoCoa LeafGreens™, a blend of four green leaf powders, broccoli sprout powder, and cocoa. This blend is unlike anything else on the market, and the delicious flavor is unlike any green drink you have ever tasted! New cocoa flavor—delicious and nutritious CoCoa LeafGreens adds to the original LeafGreens blend of spinach, barley,Continue reading “CoCoa-licious CoCoa LeafGreens”

In an Emergency Take CoCoa LeafGreens

On June 20, 2013, low-flying, black helicopters roared above the city of Calgary, blasting  warnings that residents had to evacuate the area. Flood water was forcing over 100,000 people from their homes. Alma and Gary Johnston, Preferred Members, found themselves in a state of emergency. As if the helicopter assaults were not enough, patrol cars with loudspeakers blaring drove through their neighborhood, broadcasting orders that everyone had to leave immediately.Continue reading “In an Emergency Take CoCoa LeafGreens”