Holistic Nutrition Tips

Superfoods! Superfoods? And Superfood Supplements?

by in American Sickcare System, Anti-Aging, Antioxidants, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Dr. Jody Stanislaw, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Holistic Tips, Kitchen Sink, Pediatrics, Superfoods August 19, 2009

By Dr. Jody Stanislaw, Naturopathic Physician Superfoods! I’m sure you’ve heard the buzz. But what exactly is the buzz all about anyway? What are superfoods? Do you really need to eat superfoods? What are the benefits? How do you choose which superfoods are best for you? Well, wonder no longer. Lets get right to the […]

Cheapest Health Foods

by in American Sickcare System, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Cost Cutters, Kitchen Sink, Preventative Medicine, Superfoods July 25, 2009

By Dr. Nicole Sundene Eating healthy on the cheap can be tough, but if you stock your kitchen with the healthy cheap essentials it should save a great deal in the long run. I buy certain staples like organic cheese and organic butter when they are on sale and keep them in the freezer. Consider […]

Food Allergy Elimination Diet

by in Asthma, Celiac Disease, Dairy Free, Digestion, Healthy Recipes, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Immune Support, Wheat Free/Gluten Free May 27, 2009

If you or your physician suspect that you might have a food allergy you can follow these basic guidelines to best determine the food that is the culprit. Symptoms of food allergies can be insidious or immediate and include symptoms such as: skin rashes, dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis, irritable bowel syndrome, fatigue, suppressed immune […]

One Soda Per Day Can Change Your Waistline

by in Bonnie Pfiester, Diabetes, Guest Posts, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Sugar March 31, 2009

By Bonnie Pfiester Fitness Trainer America’s obsession with soda has nearly doubled since the early seventies. According to the American Beverage Association, the average American drinks an estimated 54 gallons of soda per year – that’s about 19 ounces of soda per day. The average teenager drinks 31 – 42 ounces of soda a day. […]

Why Pomegranate Juice is Wonderful

by in Anti-Aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Antioxidants, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Preventative Medicine March 26, 2009

By Dr. Nicole Sundene When the Pomwonderful people asked me if they could send me some of their juice to taste and report on, I was thrilled because I am already a huge fan, as I mentioned in my articles on “How to Make Your Own Sports Drinks” and “Healthy Herbal Cocktails.” Plus all my […]

Eat Gluten-Free Without Going Broke, Part 3

by in Dr. Selena Eon, Guest Posts, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Wheat Free/Gluten Free, Whole Foods Diet March 26, 2009

By Dr. Selena Eon, ND It is handy to be able to purchase GF baked goods ready-made fresh or frozen. I will not try to dispute that. However, for long-term physical and financial health, I maintain that preparing these foods yourself whenever possible is a better choice. You get far more for your money and […]

Pesticides: The New Dirty Dozen

by in Detox, Environmental Medicine, Fruits and Veggies, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Kitchen Sink, Preventative Medicine, Whole Foods Makeover March 26, 2009

By Dr. Nicole Sundene There is a new dirty dozen out by the Environemental Working Group. Check out the top 12 dirtiest most pesticide ridden foods we should buy organic and the “Clean Fifteen” that we don’t have to worry about so much. Although we should always take a spin around the organic foods section […]