The Difference Between Animal and Vegetarian Diets
Based on thirty years of study and working with clients, I am very wary of diets that eliminate all animal source food. There can definitely be cleansing and healing benefits short-term, often a lift in energy, though long-term I consistently see people’s health deteriorate on pure vegetarian diets.
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What are Plant Enzymes?
Plant enzymes exist in all foods found in nature. When foods are picked at the peak of ripeness, they’re naturally rich with healthy enzymes which help the food digest in the body before our own digestive processes even begin. Unfortunately, the common Western diet has evolved such that raw foods contain… Read more »
Relief For an Itchy Scalp
If you suffer from an itchy scalp, you’ve likely seen the plethora of self-help articles available online offering a variety of at-home remedies. Unfortunately, the majority of those articles don’t cover all of the reasons you might have an itchy scalp, and therefore do not offer relief to everyone looking… Read more »
Gas & Bloating – How to Prevent & Relieve These Common Complaints
You’d be hard-pressed to find someone who has never dealt with bloating and gas at least once or twice in their lives. There are several reasons that these common digestive complaints occur, and luckily there are quite a few… Read more »
You may eat a clean, organic, nutrient-dense diet, but if your digestive system isn’t functioning properly, you might still be nutrient-deficient. Poor absorption due to a poorly functioning digestive system is not an uncommon issue, and luckily there are things you can do in order to improve digestive functioning.
Symptoms of Poor Nutrient Absorption
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Food Allergies and Digestive Enzymes
Food allergies and intolerances are commonplace in today’s world, and cause a great deal of discomfort and frustration for those living with them. However, many people who deal with the challenge of eating around forbidden foods may find life a little easier when incorporating digestive enzymes into… Read more »
Optimum Health Begins with Good Digestion
To obtain good health we need to live a healthy lifestyle, get adequate exercise, drink pure water, have a positive mind, live an authentic life, be aligned with our spiritual selves, and of course, eat healthy foods. Though many people do not digest their food well, nor their supplements…. Read more »
What is Turmeric?
Turmeric is a spice made from the Curcuma longa plant, native to Southeast Asia and surrounding areas. The bright yellow spice is made by grinding the roots of the plant. This ancient spice has been used for centuries in food and in rich fabric dyes, but is most commonly recognized today as… Read more »