To Soy Or Not To Soy…

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This is the billion-dollar question the soy industry wants you to say yes to! Billions of dollars have gone into researching, manufacturing, and advertising soy-based products and world soybean production has increased by over 500 percent in the last 40 years. Walk into any store and you can find soy milk, soy cheese, soy hot […]

Celebrate Your Strength! FATS -The Big Debate! Which Would You Choose? Vegetable/Canola Oil VS Coconut Oil

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Which fats should you eat and which should you avoid? This is a question that I get often from my patients. Unfortunately most people have misinformation about fats from the media and even from health food stores! Saturated fats have been demonized and diet “experts” have assured us that canola oil and polyunsaturated vegetable oils […]

Celebrate Your Strength: Eat Fat and Have More Energy!

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You are probably asking how eating fat gives you more energy?  Many people think eating fat will make them feel heavy and lethargic and of course gain weight right?  Well in fact it depends on what types of fat you are eating.  The type of fat you want to eat if you want more energy […]

Celebrate Your Strength by Eating Well – 7 Tips for Buying Foods to Help You Be Healthy!

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When we learn to eat properly we begin to rebuild our bodies and to fulfill our purpose on this planet to grow in health, creativity, wisdom, and compassion. ~ Dr. Ann Wigmore 1 – Shop the perimeter of the store Ideally you would shop the perimeter of the grocery store to get the freshest, purest […]

Why Grass-Fed Beef is Better!

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People often ask me if red meat is good for them. My answer is yes and no. Yes it can be good for you if you eat meat from HAPPY cows! Happy cows get out on the pasture and eat grass (that is what a cow should be eating by the way). Pastured animals are […]

What is a Gluten-Free Diet?

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A Gluten-Free Diet is a diet that is avoiding gliadin, the protein offender in gluten. Gluten is found in all forms of wheat, common cereal grains and also in rye, oats and barley. Wheat also includes semolina, durum, spelt, triticale, and kamut. Being on a gluten-free diet is not just the avoidance of bread and […]

Food Face Off: Your Food Choices

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The following is a list of various types of foods in many people’s diet. Click on the links to take a look at the so called “Politically Correct” and “Healthy” foods and then at the foods that are those found in Weston Price’s research–nutrient-rich, dietary wisdom of the ages–not another here-today-gone-tomorrow fad. Food Face Off: […]

Start the New Year Off Right with This Healthy Fat!

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For years people have avoided coconut oil thinking it to be a “harmful” saturated fat. Moreover, many people avoid fats all together thinking they are going to make them fat. In fact, our bodies need fats to properly function, especially good fats such as coconut oil. The culprits that are making us fat are processed […]