Dr. Jill is Your Functional Medicine Expert! She uses functional medicine to help you find answers to the cause of your illness and addresses the biochemical imbalances that may be making you feel ill. She'll help you search for underlying triggers contributing to your illness through cutting edge lab testing and tailor the intervention to your specific needs as an individual. She may use diet, supplements, lifestyle changes or medication to treat your illness but will seek the most gentle way to help your body restore balance along with the least invasive treatment possible. Dr. Jill is a functional medicine expert consultant and treats environmental and mold-related illness as well

Sweet Potato Casserole

Sweet Potato Casserole

You’ll think Christmas is right around the corner when the sweet scent of this incredibly flavorful Sweet Potato Casserole fills your kitchen! This delicious recipe was created by Rena Hodel! She says, “Our family of 6 did not leave 1 bite, so double the recipe if cooking for a large group. I thought it was delicious because of the…

Yogurt-Berry Parfait with Olive Oil Granola

Get a delicious and healthy start to the day with this Yogurt-Berry Parfait with Olive Oil Granola recipe by Conner Middelmann-Whitney! He says, I know what you’re thinking: “Olive oil in my breakfast cereal? Yuck!” Don’t knock it ‘til you’ve tried it, though. It’s crisp and crunchy, just like store-bought granola, but contains only a fraction of…

Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken Wings

Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken Wings. Does a delicious plate of hot Sweet and Sour Crispy Chicken Wings that also happens to be free of nightshades, dairy, sugar, AND soy sound too good to be true? Well, it’s not, thanks to the amazing Brandi Mackenzie! She says, “Since you cut out inflammatory foods, do you miss the sticky, crunchy, yummy…

Breakfast Quinoa

Start your day with this delicious Breakfast Quinoa recipe by Chef Monica Lopez! Topping suggestions: -diced green apple, diced dates, chopped hazelnuts or pecans, served with almond milk and drizzle with maple syrup -fresh berries, dried cranberries, strawberries and/or cherries, chopped pistachios and almond milk with molasses or fresh honey -fresh mango and kiwi, sultanas,…

Cashew Butter Brownies + Homemade Cashew Butter

Cashew Butter Brownies + Homemade Cashew Butter. Satisfy your sweet tooth with these delicious Cashew Butter Brownies! This recipe was shared by Brandi Mackenzie. She says, “So, with a partially stocked pantry, I perused a few paleo brownie recipes, and came up with this modification. It is quick, simple, can be substituted to use different nut or seed…

6 Simple Steps to Treat Your Depression without Drugs

6 Simple Steps to Treat Your Depression without Drugs

6 Simple Steps to Treat Your Depression without Drugs. Depression is no laughing matter.  It is a very serious ailment affecting nearly 15 million Americans  often treated with potent prescription medications.  Furthermore, side effects of antidepressants run the gamut from decreased libido, to flat emotions, restlessness, sleep disturbances, even thoughts of suicide.   In cases of mild to moderate…

Mind Altering Microbes: How your gut microbiome may influence your mood

Mind Altering Microbes: How your gut microbiome may influence your mood

“I’ve got a gut feeling about this” Mind Altering Microbes:  How your gut microbiome may influence your mood. While we have certainly heard that appetite and digestion are controlled by the enteric nervous system  (also known as “the master control panel in your gut”), who would’ve thought that the gut might also control your emotions and mood?  It’s…

Stewed Apples with Cinnamon

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 bacterial load, in conjunction with the foods selected confer a wide range of opportunities for…

The Low Mold Diet

How to Detox Your Body from Mold Using the Low-Mold Diet

Mold exposure is a tricky, deceptive, and sometimes devastating illness. We’ve learned through scientific studies that mold illness is one of the primary triggers of many diseases and health conditions, such as asthma, respiratory infections, brain swelling, cancer, and even death.1 Mold spores, while seemingly harmless on their own, are everywhere—even on our foods! What…

Spicy Coconut Pumpkin Soup

Spicy Coconut Pumpkin Soup. This amazing Spicy Coconut Pumpkin Soup recipe comes from Pam Vagnieres! She says, “This is one of my favorite soups! It’s so flavorful and easy to make.” You can check out more of her quick, easy and healthy recipes here! You will find on JillCarnahan.com that we have many other great recipes on offer, so…

Ten Tips To Protect Your Body from Toxic Chemicals

Don’t put anything on your skin you wouldn’t eat! Avoid mainstream consumer skin care, cosmetics and personal care products, period! Need soap? Try natural brands like Dr Bronner’s,  Mrs. Meyers, Watkins or Nubain Heritage. Don’t eat foods made with chemicals you can’t pronounce. Read the ingredients labels. If the list of ingredients is too long…

Chicken Stock + Soup

Learn how to make homemade Chicken Stock & Chicken Soup thanks to Brandi Mackenzie! Check out her Autoimmune Coaching Program here. “Chicken soup is one of the most nourishing meals you can cook for yourself and your loved ones. There’s a reason you are called to it when sick or healing… it soothes a chilled body, an…

Pesto Spaghetti Squash

Pesto Spaghetti Squash. Loving this flavorful Pesto Spaghetti Squash recipe by Megan Forbes of Forbes Nutritional Consulting! Did you love this recipe? Don’t miss a single one!! Join today and get your FREE copy of Dr. Jill’s Paleolicious Snack Ideas! You will find on JillCarnahan.com that we have many other great recipes on offer, so head on over to our…