Category Archives: Overall Health and Wholeness

Health: Is Anxiety Inherited

We inherit many traits from our parents. You may have your parents’ eyes or build or tendency to carry weight in your hips or belly. You can have a genetic propensity toward developing certain diseases, although that’s not set in … Continue reading

Posted in Brain health, Children's Health, Emotional Health, Overall Health and Wholeness | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Exercise for Better Gut Health

It isn’t difficult to understand why what we eat affects our gut health. Nutrition is basic and including naturally cultured and fermented foods that provide probiotics is definitely helpful. But how can exercise improve gut health? A study, just published … Continue reading

Posted in Digestive Health, Nutrition, Overall Health and Wholeness | Tagged , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Fitness: 10 Minutes versus 10,000 steps

I don’t know about you but I like to get the most bang for my buck. That’s why I really like HIIT (High Intensity Interval Training). You can get as much, or more, benefit in just 20 minutes than you … Continue reading

Posted in Fitness, Intentional Exertion/Exercise, Overall Health and Wholeness, Weight loss | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Weight Loss: A Surprising Connection

You may have read that dental health is connected to heart health. You are probably also aware that a sluggish thyroid will hinder our ability to lose weight. No surprises with either of these. What I did find very fascinating … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Detoxification, Digestive Health, Overall Health and Wholeness, Weight loss | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments

Nutrition: Why Meal Timing Matters

One of the most important parts of my Today’s the Day plan is that clients stop eating for the day by 7 pm. This way even if they are in bed by 9, they will have at least 2 hours … Continue reading

Posted in Detoxification, Digestive Health, Nutrition, Overall Health and Wholeness, Weight loss | Tagged , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Nutrition: Connection between Grains and Eye Health

Cataracts and glaucoma are eye diseases we are familiar with. You may have seen commercials recently about dry eye syndrome, which is caused by a chronic lack of sufficient lubrication and moisture on the surface of the eye. The effects … Continue reading

Posted in Nutrition, Overall Health and Wholeness | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Fitness: Strong Legs, Strong Brain

While exercise in general is known to be important for overall health as well as for brain health, numerous studies have revealed a strong link between leg strength in particular and brain health. Exercise in general improves health and brain … Continue reading

Posted in Brain health, Fitness, Intentional Exertion/Exercise, Overall Health and Wholeness | Tagged , , , , | 6 Comments