Tag Archives: junk food

Trouble Losing Weight: Pick your Poison

I’m sure I don’t have to convince you that stress is harmful to your health. An article in the Huffington Post said it this way: “Stress is a factor in five out of the six leading causes of death — … Continue reading

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Healthy Children: You Can Never Start Too Early! 3 Foundational Habits to Put in Place Now

“On average, adults who suffered malnutrition as a child had hearts with less efficient pumping action. They also showed higher peripheral resistance, as measured in their smaller blood vessels. The bottom number in their blood pressure measurements was higher across … Continue reading

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Health: Addicted…to Bad Habits?

“The rate of obesity in the U.S. has more than doubled since the 1970s; two-thirds of U.S. adults are overweight or obese; research also shows that the heaviest Americans have become even heavier the past decade; 31.8% of children and … Continue reading

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Health and Lifestyle: Is This REALLY a Smart Way to Address the Obesity Epidemic?

By 2030, 42% of Americans will be obese; globally, more than 1 billion adults are overweight, and at least 300 million of them are obese. Everywhere you look, someone is talking about the problem of obesity in this country. The … Continue reading

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Are You Really Weak-Willed, or Is It Something Else?

My primary focus in creating vibrant health is no-nonsense nutrition: eating nutrient-dense, fresh, whole foods, properly grown/raised and prepared and in a form as close to how God created them. In case you were wondering that would NOT include fast … Continue reading

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So, What’s Left?

Sugar                                                            *Salt Soda Fast Food High Fructose Corn Syrup Artificial sweeteners – aspartame, neotame, sucralose *Coffee MSG Soy *Beef *Potatoes Ice cream *Chocolate Fried Foods – chip, fries, donuts White flour foods – pasta, rice, cakes, cookies The list could … Continue reading

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What’s the Big Deal About Nutrition?

I am constantly talking about fueling your body properly, nourishing yourself at the cellular level with the highest quality, fresh, whole, nutrient-dense foods and eliminating the junk/processed/packaged foods.  I know a lot of people would rather use one of the … Continue reading

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