Phoenix, AZ—On October 20 at 5 p.m. PDT, Sprouts Farmers Market will present an exclusive wellness livestream event addressing how food and nutrients can ease anxiety and inflammation while supporting a healthy immune system. The event will aims to help attendees renew their physical and emotional balance before the holiday hustle-and-bustle is in full swing. Registration for the free event is now open

“There are many factors contributing to increased anxiety, a lot of which can take a toll on our immune systems that eventually impact our physical health,” said Diana Lucas, Sprouts VP of Vitamins. “Through this event, we will share practical tips on how to improve your overall health through the exploration of food and the discovery of vital nutrients.”

The event will be hosted byMaria Menounos, Emmy Award-winning journalist and host of the daily YouTube and podcast series “Better Together." Menounos will lead a panel discussion featuring world-class health experts:

World-class health experts joining the conversation to offer insight on how to naturally address anxiety, inflammation and immune support include:
  • Candice Kumai is  classically trained chef, former food Editor-at-Large at Shape and Men’s Journal, regular culture contributor on the Today Show, and a six-time, best-selling author. Her latest book is Kintsugi Wellness.
  • Jordan Rubin, co-founder and CEO of Ancient Nutrition, is the New York Times bestselling author of The Maker’s Diet, and 26 additional titles, including his latest work Essential Fasting.
  • Dr. Josh Axe, D.N.M., C.N.S, D.C., is the co-founder of Ancient Nutrition, and author of the best-selling books Ancient Remedies, Keto Diet, Eat Dirt, and Collagen Diet.
  • Naomi Whittel is the founder of The ONE Nutrition and author of Glow15, the New York Times best-selling book on diet and healthy lifestyles, as well as High Fiber Keto.
A fun bonus:Attendees can participate in live polling, and those who submit questions to the panelists will be eligible to win special giveaways. The first 5,000 registered attendees to join the livestream will win a 3-month Instacart Express membership, according to a release from Sprouts. Other live giveaways include a $2,500 Instacart gift card, and five prize bundles of products from Ancient Nutrition and The ONE Nutrition. Attendees must have a Sprouts account to be eligible for prizes.
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Sprouts also shared that the event will occur during Sprouts’ vitamin sale, which runs October 20–26, where all vitamins, supplements and body care items are 20% off with a Sprouts account.