Tag Archives: disease

Sugar and Inflammation: My Experience

When I work with clients, regardless of whether they are trying to lose weight, normalize blood sugar or cholesterol, dealing with arthritis and joint pain or some other health issue, inflammation is at the root of it. Chronic inflammation has … Continue reading

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Healthy Living: The Choice is Yours

We are all familiar with genes and DNA. We inherit certain genetic characteristics from our parents and other ancestors. You may have your father’s nose, your mother’s eyes or your grandmother’s body type. It was believed that whatever genes you … Continue reading

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Health: A Simple, Basic Approach to Pain and Disease

When you experience pain or any other symptom in your body, what’s your first thought? To take a pill to get rid of the pain? Call the doctor? Start worrying about how serious it might be? If we begin to … Continue reading

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Health: Can Being Too Clean Hurt Your Baby?

“Germs are essentially nature’s vaccines, gradually training the innate immune system how to react properly to the many foreign substances that it will encounter throughout life… Germs and bacteria are meant to be encountered naturally, and avoiding them can leave … Continue reading

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Health: What Do Stem Cells Have to do With Longevity?

“In 2005, 115-year-old Hendrikje van Andel-Schipper passed away to old age healthy and disease-free. At the time of her death, Schipper became the oldest person to have her body donated to science. The researchers concluded that the secret to long … Continue reading

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Is it REALLY a “Disease?”

There seem to be new “diseases” being discovered just about every day! And things we never considered “diseases” are now being classified as such. But are these truly diseases? Let’s talk about type 2 diabetes.  Is that truly a “disease?”  … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Fooled Into Thinking this is Natural!

It has potassium, a mineral, in the name so it must be ok – right? Actually you couldn’t be more wrong!  What am I referring to? Acesulfame-potassium (also known as acesulfame-K), an artificial sweetener found in many foods, including healthy … Continue reading

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