I want to talk about a Summer drink that got me in a lot of trouble in the past. A drink that seems so harmless, but can numb the esophageal muscle, which in turn does not close properly, allowing stomach acid into the esophagus. A drink that can have a serious effect on your digestive … [Read more...] about This One Drink Can Ruin Your Health (AND Contribute To Cancer)
I'm not sure what the hardest month of the year is ...today I'd say it's right now...the last weeks of February. I feel like Winter has gone on forever, testing my coping skills. I can't even sit on the porch and watch the world go by with the cold and wind. After laying low for months, … [Read more...] about Coping With The Last Leg Of Winter (My Butternut Squash Miso Recipe)
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!
Advertising and popular media messages have led us to believe that if we pop a probiotic pill daily all that ails us in the gut will be solved. That the complex ecosystem of microscopic bacteria and yeasts that inhabit our intestines is as easy to solve as washing our hands or brushing our … [Read more...] about Using Food As Medicine: Natural Probiotics To The Rescue!
In the last few years, 'gluten-free' has risen to the top of the diet world. The number of Americans on a gluten-free diet has tripled in the last five years. There are all kinds of guesses as to how many people suffer from gluten sensitivity, gluten intolerance and celiac disease.....a no … [Read more...] about Gluten Intolerance: The Truth About Wheat