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Wholeness: The Power of Words and Belief

 “A cancer diagnosis may be as fatal as the cancer itself.” Does that statement shock you? That’s exactly what a 2012 study published in the New England Journal of Medicine, concluded. Patients who were told by a doctor that they … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Look Out for Golden Rice

Genetically engineered (GE) Golden Rice has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The U.S. is now the fourth country to give approval to this GE food, along with Canada, Australia and New Zealand. Golden Rice is … Continue reading

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Nutrition: Cooking These Boosts Nutrition

I am looking forward to harvesting my delicious grape tomatoes from my garden very soon and this is the time of year when tomatoes are at their peak of deliciousness! While a fresh garden salad with sliced tomatoes is a … Continue reading

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Fitness: Picking up the Pace Improves Health

I enjoy a leisurely walk around my neighborhood or on one of our local trails as much as anyone, but recent research indicates that walking at an average pace was associated with a 20% risk reduction for all-cause mortality compared … Continue reading

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My Birthday Message of Gratitude

Today is my birthday and for me a very significant one. Today I am the same age my mother was when she passed away. It was shocking 36 years ago that my mother was gone, and very suddenly. What got … Continue reading

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Nutrition: 2018 Dirty Dozen, Clean 15 List

I routinely recommend people choose organic produce and grass fed and finished meat and dairy, wild caught fish and pasture raised poultry. I understand many people have financial constraints, particularly those families with young children and buying all organic is … Continue reading

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Weight Loss: Quality over Quantity

I just love when a study comes out that confirms what I have been saying all along. Recently, a study, published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that  people who cut back on added sugar, refined grains … Continue reading

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