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Sports nutrition: choosing foods for active bodies

We all know that staying active has massive health benefits. But what’s the best way to nourish your body while you exercise? Our Head of Nutrition, Mallory Gonzales RD, has some advice for you.

No more guilt trips: shipping is now carbon-neutral

A quick update from kencko HQ: as of August 2020, our smoothies now come with carbon neutral shipping. Read on to find out more.

Five incredible facts about your gut

Looking for cute conversation starters for a first date? Don’t come to us - we’ll just give you weird and wonderful facts about the human digestive system.

Fiber is back in fashion

Gut health supplements may be big business, but what your microbiome craves most of all is good, old-fashioned fiber. It's time to give it the attention it deserves.

How to read scientific research – and understand it

Want to dig deeper into the science behind nutrition and health? With these five simple tools, you’ll be able to navigate the most daunting research reports with ease.

Can shelf-stable fruits and vegetables compete with fresh?

If your access to fresh fruits and veggies has been reduced recently, don’t sweat it. There’s enough to worry about without adding fresh veggie FOMO to the list - and you can easily round out your nutritional needs with shelf-stable alternatives.

What can a registered dietitian do for me?

The team behind kencko’s Nutrition Program answers some common questions about getting professional help with healthy eating.

Five secrets to raising kids who love vegetables

Veggie rejection getting you down? We’ve got some ideas to take the stress out of feeding your kids - plus a delicious brownie recipe to make together.

How to maintain healthy habits while you #stayhome

Daily routines all up in the air? Forget those grand plans for self-improvement: it’s the little things that will get you through, says our blog editor Lucy Greeves.

Keeping you safe and healthy during the coronavirus outbreak

Find out what kencko is doing right now to ensure the safety and wellbeing of customers, staff and suppliers - and keep those smoothies coming.

Five nutrition tips for a healthy immune system

How much do you know about your immune system? Our resident RDs have some simple, evidence-based nutrition advice to help you keep it fighting fit.

Eat Your Way To Healthy Skin

Want healthy-looking skin? The answer may be on your plate! Here’s how fruits and veggies keep skin glowing by nourishing it from within.