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5 Scientific Benefits of Beets!

5 Scientific Benefits of Beets!

5 Scientific Benefits of Beets! I’ve been picking up fresh heirloom beets at the Farmer’s Market from Red Wagon Organic Farm every week anticipating the delicious complex flavor they add to my smoothies (recipe coming soon!) and the boost in energy from the nitric oxide they can produce when consumed. So I thought I’d share with you…

Dahl Recipe

Dahl Recipe. Another delicious and health promoting recipe from my great friend Judy Converse. I love this over steamed cauliflower. Also good with bratwurst or chicken sausage. More calories? For underweight kids I add chopped sweet potato to this recipe. Did you love this recipe? Don’t miss a single one!! Join today and get your FREE copy…

vitamin b12

Everything You Need to Know About Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Do you suffer from any of the following symptoms? Weakness, tiredness, or light-headedness Rapid heartbeat or difficulty breathing Poor memory or difficulty concentrating Depression, anxiety, mania Numbness and tingling of hands or feet Difficulty with balance, poor coordination Pale skin Sore tongue Easy bruising or bleeding gums Upset stomach or weight loss Diarrhea or constipation…

Seafood Chowder

Seafood Chowder. This recipe is from Megan Forbes, RD. Find this recipe and more on her site.  There is no better seafood dish to slow you down than a well made seafood chowder combining the freshest seafood ingredients and organic produce you can get with just a little effort. . You will find on JillCarnahan.com that we have many other…

6 Signs That SIBO Might be the Root Cause of Your IBS

Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth: Signs, Symptoms, and the IBS Connection

If you’re constipated or struggle with gas or bloating you’ve probably already done your fair share of googling things, such as, “What foods cause bloating?”, “How to stop diarrhea”, or “Will taking probiotics stop gas?” But now you’re confused—you’ve cleaned up your diet, stopped taking antibiotics, and are taking probiotics regularly, but the symptoms aren’t…

Saturated Fat

Saturated Fat is NOT the Enemy

Nutrition advice has performed some pretty spectacular flip-flops over the past few decades. First nuts were thought to cause heart disease, then eggs were banished from the breakfast table only to be welcomed back later. Margarine was first deemed healthier than butter—until researchers determined that the trans fats were much harder on the arteries. Saturated…

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Chocolate Avocado Pudding

Chocolate Avocado Pudding. If you’re looking for a sweet but guilt-free treat, this is it! You will adore this recipe for a delicious but healthier version of your favorite chocolate pudding. It only takes a few minutes with a blender to put together. The avocados are full of vitamins and healthy fat plus it gives…

Paleo Guide to Natural Sweeteners: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Paleo Guide to Natural Sweeteners: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

Paleo Guide to Natural Sweeteners: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly. Inflammation is an essential part of the body’s healing system. Without it, injuries would fester and simple infections could be deadly. Too much of a good thing, however, is downright deadly. Chronic low-grade inflammation is intimately involved most chronic disease, including Alzheimer’s, diabetes,…