Category Archives: Digestive Health

Gut Health: What’s Sunshine Got to Do With It

“Do not go outside without sunscreen and a big floppy hat to protect your face!” We have been hearing these instructions for years. Watch out for too much sun exposure. While you certainly don’t want to get burned, maybe we’ve … Continue reading

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Digestive Health: Timing is Everything

Is it better for your gut health to eat your largest meal early in the day or later? Typically most people eat their biggest meal for dinner which of course ends up being at the end of the day. But … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Stress and Digestion

Your mind and body are intimately intertwined and each impacts the other. Images and thoughts can start to create a physical response in your body. One of the most sensitive body systems is our digestion. When you are stressed it … Continue reading

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Health: How Safe are Your Meds

You suffer from GERD or heartburn and your doctor recommends something like the over-the-counter drug, Zantac to give you relief. Or you are diagnosed with type 2 diabetes and your doctor prescribes Metformin, considered by many medical experts to be … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Would You Eat This

Ok, I talk about nutrition a lot and if you read my blogs or newsletters at all, you are very well aware that nutrition is the foundation of health in my world. Choosing the highest quality, one-ingredient foods that agree … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Is Guilt Sabotaging Your Efforts

I do not believe there are “good” foods and “bad” foods. There are foods that are good for you, specifically, in that they agree with your make up and there are choices that are better for you than others. But … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Should You Skip This

About a year and a half ago I wrote this post about the Impossible Burger. I think you will pretty easily see what my opinion is on this particular product.  Recently I’ve noticed something called Beyond Burger in my supermarket. … Continue reading

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