How to Live Longer

How to Live Longer

We’ve learned a lot about longevity. For example, in the 1960s, 40 percent (!) of adults smoked, and it wasn’t unusual to die of a heart attack in one’s 50s. (source) Since then we’ve learned that smoking isn’t doing us any favors, and...
Turmeric’s Health Benefits + 20something Recipes

Turmeric’s Health Benefits + 20something Recipes

  Turmeric root is really having a moment, isn’t it? You probably know by now that turmeric is a culinary spice, a major ingredient in curry, and is a brightly colored relative to ginger root. Used widely in Ayurvedic medicine, turmeric gives mustard its vibrant...
How to Eat an Anti-Inflammatory Diet

How to Eat an Anti-Inflammatory Diet

Inflammation is arguably the root cause of every chronic condition and disease. It’s your body’s response to stress, whether it be stress via injury, diet, lack of sleep, too much work, or internal or external toxins. Think about what happens when you cut...
Drug Free Solutions for IBS

Drug Free Solutions for IBS

If you suffer with any inflammatory intestinal condition, you know that it can take over your life. I have clients who have a lot of anxiety about going out in public or to parties or events because they never know when a flare-up might hit, and what if there...

Healing Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis and diverticulosis are conditions of the large intestine (colon) that result from poor diet, low fiber intake, too much processed meat, stress, and/or weak connective tissue. Diverticulosis results from the development of pouches in the colon wall. This...