20 Holiday Gift Ideas for People Following The Bredesen Protocol to End Alzheimer’s I always give practical gifts for the holidays. As a nutritionist that means the gift is often food or nutrition related. So, that got me thinking about practical ideas that I know could benefit my clients with Alzheimer’s or other neurodegenerative conditions. [...]
. . . . Dr. Terry Wahls, MD, has been able to reverse and slow the progression of MS through diet and lifestyle. She tells a cute story of one of her children saying, “if you don’t like vegetables add more bacon.” This wise advice from a child just might help you develop a taste for nutrient rich chicken livers!
Which came first, the pastured chicken or the conventional chicken? Well, technically, chickens have been around for a really long time. There is evidence of chickens in ancient Greece and Egypt well before Christ (5th Century B.C.). They likely originated in Southeast Asia. If you have ever spent time with chickens you might think [...]
A Paleo Brownie That Doesn't Taste Paleo Low-sugar, gluten-free, grain-free and dairy free Makes 16 servings Preparation time: 30 minutes Baking time: 23-30 minutes Why I like this recipe: 1. This recipe is lower in sugar. A standard brownie recipe can contain up to 2 cups of sugar. The sugar in this recipe comes from [...]
During the past week the news headlines are giving us a bit of a much needed break from politics as they turn more attention toward the upcoming Super Bowl this Sunday.
Are you interested in supporting your colon’s ability to fight cancer? How about trying to lose weight or maintain weight? What about managing your blood sugar? Food truly is medicine . . . . read more about foods that are sources of resistant starch to improve your health.
Fear of falling on ice? Weak ankles? Weak core strength? Uneven leg strength? Trying to improve balance? Discover a simple daily exercise you can do in under two minutes to improve balance and strength and learn how to walk like a penguin on ice to avoid falls this winter.
How much broccoli can you realistically eat? What if you could obtain the same amount of cancer fighting nutrients by consuming one ounce of broccoli microgreens vs. 20 ounces of the adult broccoli plant?
Salad, oh yeah! I just threw together this amazing salad before the first hard frost. Check it out; mixed garden greens, shredded daikon radish, calendula flower petals and borage flowers (this beautiful little flower is my logo). All the above came right out of my garden. I added a handful of pomegranate seeds, a twist [...]
Do you need to reset or take a little mind vacation? Would you like to try a unique form of meditation that takes less than 15 minutes? Autogenic Training (AT) is a unique relaxation method where you use your mind/thoughts to help your body relax. [...]
I took a break from work today to enjoy this gluten-free lunch out on my front porch while soaking up some sunshine for 30 minutes. The day is a perfect sunny 68 degrees. I threw together this healthy meal in 10 minutes! [...]