Protein

Herxheimer Reactions and Die-off: Causes, Symptoms, and Preventing Overgrowth

Have you recently been diagnosed or suspect you have yeast overgrowth?  Also known as Candida overgrowth, this excess of yeast in the gut often leads to leaky gut and other digestive issues. Your doctor may have you on a specific Candida diet or prescribe specific antibiotics to fight the infection.  If that’s the case, I…

Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance-What's up With Wheat?

Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance-What’s up With Wheat?

Celiac Disease and Gluten Intolerance-What’s up With Wheat? Have you been told you have “gluten-intolerance” or worse… that you have celiac disease?  Many people go for years without knowing the connection between gluten and their gastrointestinal symptoms, autoimmune disease (thyroiditis, arthritis, lupus etc), skin disorder (eczema, acne, psoriasis), and even neurological disorders (epilepsy, ADHD, autism,…

Attention Deficit Disorder

4 Week Plan to Eliminate Attention Deficit Disorder Symptoms

Attention Deficit Disorder (ADHD) may be linked to genetics, but an unhealthy diet will exaggerate symptoms, even in individuals not predisposed. Simply eliminating foods that cause symptoms can be helpful but adding key nutrients back into your diet will have an even greater impact. Individuals with ADHD may be sensitive to sugar, processed foods and…

Stewed Apples with Cinnamon-Healing Recipe for a Healthy Gut

Stewed Apples with Cinnamon-Healing Recipe for a Healthy Gut

Stewed Apples with Cinnamon-Healing Recipe for a Healthy Gut. Stewed Healing Apples and Immune Cofactors Stewed Healing Apples and Immune Cofactors Foods confer information to humans through the direct delivery of micro and macronutrients via different signalling mechanisms. The immune system in the gastrointestinal system is a highly active component of human health and its…

10 Lessons on Diet and Longevity From Non-Industrialized Cultures

10 Lessons on Diet Longevity From Non-Industrialized Cultures

Here are 10 Lessons on Diet Longevity Non-Industrialized Cultures  Characteristics of Traditional Diets The diets of healthy, nonindustrialized peoples contain no refined or denatured foods or ingredients, such as refined sugar or high fructose corn syrup; white flour; canned foods; pasteurized, homogenized, skim or lowfat milk; refined or hydrogenated vegetable oils; protein powders; artificial vitamins;…