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Oct 17, 2013

Mark Macdonald Discusses Antioxidants’ Role in Achieving a Healthy Lifestyle (WFMJ, NBC News)

Recently, Mark Macdonald discussed the role antioxidants play in achieving a healthy lifestyle with the news team on WFMJ (NBC) in Youngstown, OH. As news reporter Kate Keller shares in the video segment below, 97% of the population is antioxidant-deficient. 

Oct 1, 2013

MonaVie Recognized in Media For Philanthropic Efforts in Brazil

It’s always great to see when the MonaVie name hits the news—especially when it means creating “A More Meaningful Life” for children in the favelas of Brazil.

In a recent article that appeared in, reporter Marv Dumon expands on how MonaVie provides “5,090 meals a week, including 700 servings of MonaVie, to hungry children and families living in squalor in the mountainous South American city of Sao Paulo.” 

Sep 17, 2013

Shawn Talbott Competes in CEO Endurance World Championships 2013

This past weekend, September 7–9, I competed in the 3-day CEO World Endurance Championships held at the exquisite BlackBerry Farm near Knoxville, Tennessee, and the Great Smokey Mountains.

Sep 4, 2013

Sleep and Stress

This past weekend in Salt Lake City, Utah, MonaVie launched into the massive categories of sleep and stress. With upwards of 70%–80% of the North American population experiencing “enough” chronic stress to result in stress-related physical ailments and sleeplessness, the potential market for natural stress/sleep solutions is gigantic.

Aug 27, 2013

92 Percent of Americans Can’t Tell You What an Antioxidant Is

Did that headline get your attention? It did for those of us here at corporate. But it’s all true according to the survey Wakefield Research conducted for us.

And, as further referenced in the and article that mentions the MonaVie survey, “In addition, 91 percent cannot recognize one or more sources of foods rich in antioxidants, even though 75 percent of Americans say they try to eat foods full of this nutrient.” 

Aug 20, 2013

From Obesity to Philanthropy: MonaVie Helps People Around the World Live A More Meaningful Life

MonaVie is in the business to make a difference in people’s lives. You know it. We know it. And, it looks like more and more people in the media now know it, too. 

Aug 2, 2013

MonaVie Juice Blends Offer Easy Solution to Healthy Eating

We all know that sitting for hours on end to watch back-to-back episodes of Star Wars with pizza, soda, and cream puffs isn’t good for your health. But according to a new study from the University of California, there’s new evidence that suggests there could be a link between our growing waistlines and dementia.

Jul 30, 2013

CNN iReport Takes Note of MORE Project's Philanthropy Efforts

According to a recent article in Forbes, annual giving increased to $312 billion in 2012. That's good news for a lot of organizations around the world—including the MORE Project. 

Jul 26, 2013

The New Science of Feeling Your Best, Part 2

One of my specialty areas of research is called “vigor” which is defined as an overall measurement of “physical energy, mental acuity, and emotional wellbeing.” The opposite of vigor is “burnout” (physical fatigue, mental confusion, and emotional exhaustion). Vigor Diet is about eating and supplementing in a way that restores biochemical balance to your body and in doing so, helps us to reclaim our natural levels of energy, vigor, and vitality. 

Jul 25, 2013

The New Science of Feeling Your Best, Part 1

Do you ever feel that you’re working harder and harder but still getting further and further behind in terms of your health, stress levels, and economic status? If so, you have a lot of company. Recent research shows that we’re working longer, enjoying our lives less, and dying sooner.

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