Considering the Role of Breakfast and Hunger at Our Kids Schools

While some of us may be occasionally guilty of skipping “the most important meal of the day”, that bad habit affects grown ups differently than kids. As an adult, we are often able to power through and stay focused through the feeling of being hungry. To a point, anyway. For kids, however, skipping breakfast has been proven to dramatically affect their abilities to focus on even simple tasks and problems at school, as well as...
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Is Hunger More than Feeling Hungry?

As we know, there is more to feeling hungry than simply calories in/calories out. A properly portioned diet rich in clean protein, fiber, and fresh fruits and vegetables is the main contributor to a well-regulated appetite in healthy people. But what does it look like when things are, well, off? The “I’m hungry” hormones According to nutritionist and author, Kelly LeVeque, feeling hungry is driven by eight different hormones. Insulin, the "Storage" Hormone: When our...
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Shake Hunger - 1 in 6 Children in the US is hungry. These are the 10 Needs at your local food bank that can help.

Here’s what we know: the world can produce enough food to feed everyone on Earth. So why are 12.9 million children in the U.S. food insecure? Why are 1 of every 9 people in the world hungry? WhyHunger is tackling these questions with real, actionable programs that address the root causes of hunger, and Orgain is supporting their efforts with the #ShakeHunger campaign. “WhyHunger is a leader in building the movement to end hunger and...
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Shake Hunger - Tackling poverty and hunger through health

At Orgain, we are daring to dream big and help tackle poverty and provide access to nourishing food for underserved communities. Our new partners at WhyHunger have helped magnify the impact of community-based solutions, and Orgain is on board to promote their work through advocacy, information-sharing, and direct product and monetary donation. Imagine a world without hunger. For Orgain, considering nourishment is a key factor in tackling hunger. There is enough food to feed the...
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Shake Hunger - 1 in 8 People in the US is Hungry. Here’s what we can do about it.

“When it comes to hunger and health, there is a big difference between feeding and nourishing.” -A Path Forward by WhyHunger The root causes of hunger are complicated, and organizations like WhyHunger are working to do more than just fill bellies, they are building grassroots efforts to rework the systems that leave people without access to food, land, water and sustainable livelihoods. This long-view approach to defeating hunger in the U.S. and abroad caught our...
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We can. I can. Supporting the goals of World Cancer Day with clean, organic nutrition.

Taking place under the tagline ‘We can. I can.’, the ongoing goal of World Cancer Day is to discover and share ways we can all do our part to reduce the global burden of cancer. Just as cancer affects everyone in different ways, all people have the power to take various actions to reduce the impact that cancer has on individuals, families and communities. For us at Orgain, this common goal is not only a...
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Orgain Organic Superfoods Powder: Beets

With 50 organic superfoods in a single scoop, Orgain's Organic Superfoods Powder has a lot to offer. One of its notable ingredients is the brag-worthy beet! Here are just a few of the reasons ya can't beat beets: Beets fight inflammation Beets boost stamina Beets can help lower blood pressure Beets are packed with Vitamin C Beets provide immune support Beets help support liver, kidney and pancreas functions Beets can strengthen hair Beets are rich in fiber
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Meet Casey - Orgain's Resident Nutritionist!

We're celebrating National Registered Dietitian Nutritionist's Day - Wednesday, March 8th - with a spotlight on our in-house RDN, Casey Rovetti, MS, RDN, RYT! Not only is she an authority on the science of Nutrition, but Casey also has the personality and real life experience to translate that science into simple, easily digestible (pun intended) practical health solutions. Get to know Casey... because she is #GOALS. Casey joined Orgain as our Consumer & Healthcare Support Manager....
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Picky Profile: Agnes V.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Agnes V., Accounting Specialist for Orgain. How do you...
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Picky Profile: Sarah O.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Sarah O., Social Media Manager for Orgain. How do...
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Picky Profiles: Amy E.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Amy E., Marketing consultant for Orgain. How do you...
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Picky Profiles: Robert B.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Robert B., Director of Social Media for Orgain. How...
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Picky Profiles: Alex M.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Alex M., Community Manager for Orgain. How do you...
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Picky Profiles: Todd D.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Todd D., Director of Special Events for Orgain. How...
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Picky Profiles: Christina N.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Christina N., Director of Retail for Orgain. Why is...
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Picky Profiles: Stephen H.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Stephen H., VP of Sales for Orgain. How do...
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Picky Profiles: Missy A.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Missy A., Shopper Marketing for Orgain. How do you...
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Picky Profiles: Jenny G.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Jenny G., Director of Sales and Marketing Support for...
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Picky Profiles: Jesse B.

Here at Orgain, we take pride in how picky we are. After all, it's this very pickiness that dictates the high standard we hold our products to, for the sake of your health and ours. True, we are picky with our protein powder, just like we are picky with our ingredients ... but in what other strange ways are we picky? Today's Picky Profile brings you Jesse B., Content Strategist for Orgain. How do you...
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Orgain Organic Superfoods Powder: Strawberries

Orgain's Organic Superfoods Powder contains 50 organic superfoods in every scoop, and one of those superfoods is the mighty strawberry. Known as one of the most popular and healthy foods on the planet, here are some of the reasons why we love strawberries: Strawberries may reduce the risk of heart disease. Strawberries may reduce the risk of strokes. Strawberries may reduce the risk of cancer. Strawberries are recommended to those with high blood pressure to help negate...
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