Food as medicine Page 3

As Valentine’s Day approaches, let’s tackle a topic affecting women everywhere: HEART HEALTH. There are 2 sides to this heart health coin [the emotional + the clinical] and it’s critical to consider both to experience the intoxicating freedom and joy of a healthy heart! From a clinical standpoint, heart disease is the number one killer [ continue reading → ]

Chilly weather, darker days and the fluster of holiday stress are all at the forefront of our lives. Thankfully, there are foods that are powerful enough to warm you up and provide you with the emotional “life jacket” you need to stay afloat- remaining calm, focused and happy for the holidays. Better yet, these foods [ continue reading → ]

Autoimmunity is one of those intimidating words in the medical world. Am I right? The tricky thing about autoimmunity is how stealthily the symptoms sneak up and seem to “suddenly” attack. At first blush this may feel very discouraging. I’m here to tell you [from personal experience-mind you] that autoimmunity can be spotted far before [ continue reading → ]

As with many other nutrition topics, there are MISCONCEPTIONS about the consumption of cholesterol. What ROLE does it play in the body? Should I avoid foods with CHOLESTEROL? How do I MANAGE my cholesterol levels? Watch this video to find out all this and more!