Month: October 2016

Be Thankful – Gratitude is a Health Topic

Be Thankful – Gratitude is a Health Topic

From time to time I'll notice fun things on my calendar, like World Gratitude Day, or people starting Gratitude Challenges. The word gratitude is derived from the Latin word gratia, which means grace, graciousness, or gratefulness, depending on the context. In some...

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Practitioner Corner: Childhood Obesity Needs to Stop!

Practitioner Corner: Childhood Obesity Needs to Stop!

I noticed the other day that September is National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month. While it is now October, I thought it would still be good to bring this to your attention, especially with Hallowe'en just around the corner. Childhood obesity is an epidemic. In...

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Practitioner Corner: Why You Should Eat 100% Organic

Practitioner Corner: Why You Should Eat 100% Organic

Everywhere you go these days you hear people talking about the benefits of eating organic. I am sometimes surprised, however, by what people think that truly means. I was at a restaurant the other day in an unfamiliar town. When I asked if they served organic food...

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