If you regularly follow health news or read about wellness, you've likely been hearing a lot about inflammation. Acute inflammation is our bodies protective response to infection or injury, to a cut or a virus. Your white blood cells, also known as leukocytes, are released into the blood … [Read more...] about Understanding Inflammation (AND My Alkaline Green Lemonade Recipe!)
Since the 1970's, High Fructose Corn Syrup has been the darling of the food industry because it is sweeter and cheaper then regular sugar. Also know as HFCS, it has skyrocketed in recent decades as the sweetener that has replaced sugar in many processed foods. You may already know that … [Read more...] about The Serious Danger Of High Fructose Corn Syrup
Strawberries, a member of the rose family, are not just the symbol of Venus, the goddess of love. They were one of my mighty warrior foods when I was detoxing my body to heal from cancer. Quercetin, a natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory agent found in abundance in strawberries, can … [Read more...] about Fighting Cancer With Strawberries
For many of us, transitioning from cooked foods to live foods and jumping head first into a 100% raw food cleanse, can be too dramatic. Starting off slowly with miso allows your gut environment to slowly adapt, repair and rebuild the delicate intestinal flora and helps … [Read more...] about The Number One SuperFood That Is A Serious Game Changer!
By now you are probably aware of the healing powers of garlic. The world's most beloved culinary herb is naturally anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-microbial. It ramps up the bodies ability to fight free radicals and heavy metals in the blood. It has the ability to … [Read more...] about Can Garlic Cure Breast Cancer?