Category Archives: Nutrition

Nutrition: Should You Choose Hydroponic Produce

There are so many options to choose from. Conventionally grown. Certified organic. Locally grown organic. Genetically modified. Hydroponically grown. It gets confusing. Lately I have been reading a lot about hydroponically grown fruits and veggies. On the surface it sounds … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Fasting and Gut Health

You may be familiar with intermittent fasting, which is simply extending the time you go without food, usually this includes sleep time, and then compressing your meals into a short window. It can be done in several different ways. For … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Are Eggs Really Bad for You

I have been telling clients for years not to avoid eggs, even if they are trying to balance cholesterol levels. In fact, I usually recommend they eat them daily in that case! Recently, yet another (flawed) JAMA egg study was … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Why Hire a Health Coach

Have you ever gone to your doctor, knowing you need to lose weight, only to have him or her say, just eat less and exercise more? Or perhaps they told you to start tracking your calories and keep them under … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Don’t Fall for This

I’ve done blog posts (here and here) and newsletters before on the dangers of artificial sweeteners and healthier, natural alternatives. What I wanted to alert you to here is a new line of artificial sweeteners fortified with vitamins and minerals … Continue reading

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How Your Healthy Attitude Affects Nutrition

Eating clean, healthy foods and exercising are part of the puzzle. A new study reveals a positive attitude and mindset could be the missing piece. In this study of over 1,000 people, they refer to a positive outlook as a … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: A Simple, Secret Weapon

One of the most simple and useful tools for effective, long term weight loss is keeping a food journal, diary or meal log. It is a basic principle I share in my book Today is Still the Day and my … Continue reading

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