When I was young, I would stay the summers at my retired grandparents. My grammy would get up in the 'wee hours' and begin her day. My French grandfather, William John Paul Napoleon Carignan, would slowly enter the kitchen about 9:30 and begin cooking his bacon before frying his eggs. … [Read more...] about How Summer May Be More Harmful For Your Health
Many of us have been led to believe that declining health and chronic disease is just a circumstance of normal aging. I think we all need to take a look at what we are accepting as the norm. Because people are now having heart attacks and strokes in their 40’s. Women as young as … [Read more...] about When Just Surviving Is No Longer Enough…
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 … [Read more...] about Understanding Inflammation (AND My Alkaline Green Lemonade Recipe!)
It's not our imagination. The wheat we eat today has been tampered with by science. Grain that had been at the heart of humankind's diet for thousands of years is no longer the food our ancestors ate. In 1971 Big Agriculture stepped in and crossed ancient wheat with non wheat grasses using … [Read more...] about Why Is Bread Getting A Bad Rap?
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