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When we say “Oh man, that dessert is sooo addictive or I HAVE to have my chocolate every night before bed,” we may actually have a neurochemicals or physiological response that could mean serious health implications. Although sugar isn’t considered a “harmful” substance, I feel that it is on an individual basis to decide what […]

In the media, grocery stores, magazines and even T.V. shows gluten free has become all the rage. Singers, actresses and even doctors are on board. But why? Because it is healthier? Think again. It is important to know that there is a difference between being gluten free and healthy. First, we’ll break down the concept that eating […]

5. Protective Nutrients In this two part series, we are focusing on the types of nutrients that we consider protective.  Last time, we covered the first three, omega 3 fatty acids, phytonutrients, and antioxidants. In this post, we will cover functional nutrients, fiber and clean, filtered water What are Functional Nutrients? Functional nutrients are nutrients […]

4. Protective Nutrients There are many nutrients in our foods that can act as protective agents to fight off sickness and disease. We need these on a daily basis to help us survive and stay healthy. The main types of nutrients include: protein, carbohydrates, fats, minerals, vitamins and water. We will be focusing on the […]

1.  Markers of Aging There are many common markers of aging that we experience but we do not know why. These can help us understand what is going on in the body when we claim “senior moments.” Senior moments are things like walking into a room and forgetting why you went there; or maybe the […]

YOU ARE WHAT YOU EAT….. Didn’t Hippocrates say “Let food be thy medicine”. He’d be rolling over in his grave & modifying that statement to read, “as long as it is not food from the United States! We are in a soup of toxic chemicals. I am a member of a special group of volunteers […]

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