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17 10, 2018

The Blood Sugar — Weight Loss Connection

October 17th, 2018|Blog, constipation, Detox and Weight Loss, Digestion, headaches, Holistic weight loss program, meal planning, Metabolism, nutrition, weight loss plan, weight loss program|Comments Off on The Blood Sugar — Weight Loss Connection

While working within the Integrative Clinical Nutrition field, I've met countless people who want to lose weight and most importantly keep it off. I've seen them all — and maybe you see yourself on this list — if you've ever been a... yo-yo dieter fad diet dieter calorie counter diet pill dieter ‘hangry’ dieter scale [...]

23 06, 2018

The Power of Amino Acids

June 23rd, 2018|adrenals, amino acids, anxiety, Blog, cell building, Digestive problems, eczema, fertility, headaches, leaky gut, nutrition, TRIAD testing|Comments Off on The Power of Amino Acids

Amino acids are the building blocks for every cell in our bodies and come from protein foods. They are used for every process in the body, including muscle building, liver detoxification, brain chemistry, tissue repair and every other function. Amino Acids have some of the most dramatic effects of any supplements in that people often [...]

19 05, 2018

Kombucha: An Interview with Joan Karp of Mount NitaNee Kombucha

May 19th, 2018|acne, allergies, anxiety, Blog, cleanse, constipation, cramping, Digestive problems, eczema, leaky gut, lifestyle changes, mental health, nutrition, probiotics|3 Comments

Kombucha sales are on the rise. Is this just another trend or there something to this stuff?  Since many of our clients ask about kombucha, I decided to sit down with the lovely Joan Karp, owner and cultivator at Mount NitaNee Kombucha, to get some of the most common questions about kombucha answered.  This local [...]

3 04, 2018

The Care and Feeding of Your Liver:  Help with Allergies, Energy, Skin and more

April 3rd, 2018|acne, ADD / ADHD, allergies, anxiety, Blog, cleanse, constipation, Detox, Detox and Weight Loss, Digestive problems, eczema, Fatigue, food sensitivities, heartburn, leaky gut, lifestyle changes, mental health, nutrition, Vegan, Vegetarian, weight loss plan|Comments Off on The Care and Feeding of Your Liver:  Help with Allergies, Energy, Skin and more

When was the last time you said thank you to your liver?? The liver is an amazingly complex organ whose proper function is critical to health. In one of his essays, author C.S.Lewis said that he would rather fly a 747 without instructions than to do the work of the liver. You may know that [...]

10 03, 2018

BeWell Holistic Weight Loss Program

March 10th, 2018|Detox and Weight Loss, Health coach, healthy snacks, holistic health plan, Holistic weight loss program, mental health, nutrition, positive thinking, weight loss plan, weight loss program|Comments Off on BeWell Holistic Weight Loss Program

Do you want to — Feel rested when you wake up? Have energy to play with your kids? Fit into your clothes more comfortably? If this all sounds good, but not what you’re experiencing now, it may be that you’ve got some weight to lose. Or maybe you’ve started to lose the pounds — you’ve [...]

24 02, 2018

NEW Dairy-free & Gluten-free Products!

February 24th, 2018|allergies, Blog, Celiac, constipation, Food Allergies, food sensitivities, healthy choices for your pantry, healthy snacks, holistic health plan, Miscellaneous, nutrition|4 Comments

On my continued mission to find great gluten-free and dairy-free products, I have come across these items that I'd like to share:   Califa Farms Coconut Almond Milk: I bought this on a whim because I liked the bottle.  At first, I wasn't sure that I liked the taste but once I added it to [...]

18 02, 2018

Guest Blog: De-cluttering our Electromagnetic Spaces

February 18th, 2018|anxiety, Blog, Brain and Mental Health, Digestion, Digestive problems, dizziness, Fatigue, headaches, mental health, mineral deficiencies, Miscellaneous, nutrition, Stress relievers|1 Comment

In today’s modern world, not only are we blessed with unparalleled conveniences and information, but also challenged by countless environmental stressors on a daily basis. It can be very difficult to look beyond the obvious array of processed foods, consumer products and mainstream medicine, although we must if we wish to enjoy good health and [...]

27 01, 2018

Dining with Angie: Vegan-style

January 27th, 2018|Blog, Main Dish Meatless, nutrition, Vegan, Vegetarian|Comments Off on Dining with Angie: Vegan-style

Gluten-free, Dairy-free, Egg-free, Meat-free meal ideas! I recently made a mindful decision to incorporate more plant-based meals into my life. Since I’ve been a long time fan of the Paleo diet, I battled a bit with this one, but as we know there is no one size fits all when it comes to nutrition and [...]

21 10, 2017

Do I or Don’t I…Need a Multi?

October 21st, 2017|amino acids, Blog, Bones and Joints, mineral deficiencies, Multivitamins, nutrition|Comments Off on Do I or Don’t I…Need a Multi?

A while back I decided to go without a multi. I figured that I eat a good diet, better than most, and wouldn’t need one. Wrong. Upon testing my nutrient levels I discovered that several trace minerals were low. Since then I’ve encouraged everyone to use a multi as a very simple and inexpensive form [...]

16 09, 2017

Brain Power: Staying Sharp & Focused

September 16th, 2017|amino acids, anxiety, Blog, Brain and Mental Health, cell building, holistic health plan, mental health, nutrition|Comments Off on Brain Power: Staying Sharp & Focused

All organs need fat, especially your brain. Did you know that your brain is 60-70% fat? Cells that make energy are called mitochondria and just like a car needs gas, mitochondria need fuel for your body to operate at its’ best. If you feed these mitochondria carbohydrates, it increases free radicals in your body which [...]