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LECTINS, FRIEND OR FOE?

With the release of Dr. Steven Gundry’s latest book, The Plant Paradox, a new nutrition villain has emerged on the scene. Enter the LECTIN. Lectins are nothing new. They are a type of protein found in the foods we eat. It is thought that lectins evolved as part of a plant’s natural defense system, helping […]

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MINDFULNESS… IS THE KEY

Mindfulness has been getting a lot of hype from media headlines and wellness blogs as one of the top ways to improve just about everything in your life. From reducing stress to improving your health, it seems that just about everyone is touting the benefits of a mindfulness- and for good reason. In conjunction with […]

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BREAKING THE CYCLE- OPTION A! [Jen’s Juice Cleanse]

Juice cleanses… Like many “fad diets” and other trends in the nutrition world, its usefulness and efficacy are highly debated. In one camp are the juicing proponents. Those who tout many claims including magically detoxifying your body, rejuvenating your cells and even curing cancer. The juicing naysayers feel (rightly so) that there is no evidence to […]

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BREAKING THE “CYCLE OF BLAH”

I have a confession to make. No, it’s not anything scandalous… sorry to disappoint, but it is something I know all of you can relate to. It may not seem like a big deal to you, but as someone who spends her days helping people to improve their health I do feel a slight sense […]

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LIGHTING THE METABOLIC FIRE

Metabolism… we know we want it working, and we want it fast, but what is it- really? With so many diets, fasts, detoxes, and cleanses out there claiming to speed up our metabolism, how do we know what really works? And what’s healthy and safe? This month we’ll dive into the topic of metabolism, giving […]

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