Year: 2020

Should You Avoid Eggs? The Scientific Deep Dive

Should You Avoid Eggs? The Scientific Deep Dive

Eggs are often touted as “nature’s perfect food” due to their balanced amino acid profile. They are indeed a very popular food. It’s estimated that the average American will eat 289 eggs in 2020. I don’t eat any, and millions of people on plant-based diets don’t eat...

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How to Balance Your Immune System During a Pandemic

How to Balance Your Immune System During a Pandemic

I understand that the threat is real, and many people have become sick, but panic is not a good idea right now. Fear and Your Immune System Fear impacts your immune system - it stimulates the release of cortisol, a corticosteroid. Cortisol is immunosuppressive and...

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Recipe of the Week: No Sugar Crash Peppermint Patties

Recipe of the Week: No Sugar Crash Peppermint Patties

Reaching for the candy in the afternoon to bring up your energy will leave you more tired and craving for another sugar kick. It's a vicious cycle. These Crash Peppermint Patties break all the candy rules! They are low-glycemic, raw, and quick and easy to make, as...

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The Dangers of Insulin Resistance

The Dangers of Insulin Resistance

In my practice, I have found that about 50% of my clients have a problem with their blood sugar and something called insulin resistance. Yes – 50%! It is the root cause of many health symptoms and diseases. Yet many people don’t know they are walking around with...

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Natural Remedies for Chronic Lyme Disease

The usual western medicine treatment for acute Lyme infection is short-term antibiotics and then treating any leftover symptoms with pharmaceutical band-aids. Many deny the existence of chronic Lyme disease, leaving a lot of chronic Lyme patients without options for...

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Your Brain on sugar – Part 1: Why You Crave Sugar

Your Brain on sugar – Part 1: Why You Crave Sugar

Are you hooked on sugar? Do you need pastries and donuts to get through the day? Do you crave sweets and can’t do without desserts? Do you reach for sugar when you are stressed? Or, if you are a practitioner, do you wonder why it is harder to get your clients with a...

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