Menopause

Rosemary for Remembrance

by in Antioxidants, Attention Deficit Disorder, Caffeine, Colds/Flus, Digestion, Headaches, Heart Disease, Heartburn, Herbal Medicine, Kitchen Sink, Memory, Menopause May 28, 2008

Rosemary is a great herb for memory. Rosemary is often added to recipes dedicated to those that did not survive breast cancer for “remembrance”. William Shakespeare even wrote in the play Hamlet, “There is rosemary, and that is for remembrance”. Not too long ago we had some random spring snow here in Seattle, and whenever […]

Rosemary Salmon Recipe

by in Antioxidants, Heart Disease, Holistic Nutrition Tips, Inflammation, Memory, Menopause, Multiple Sclerosis, Omega-3 Oils, Pain Management, Recipes May 28, 2008

If I can make this recipe, then ANYONE can make this recipe. Combining the simple whole foods ingredients of salmon with rosemary is not only great for the cardiovascular system, but memory and concentration as well. The omega-3 oils combine nicely with the anti-oxidant and circulatory properties of the rosemary to give your brain a […]

Nutrition Care During Menopause

by in Menopause January 16, 2008

Nutrition is a very important component in treating symptoms of menopause. A diet rich in whole grains, fruits, vegetables, beans (especially soy), nuts and healthy oils, and limited in animal fat and refined sugar can be extremely beneficial. Poor nutrition is implicated as a contributing factor in 5 of the 10 leading causes of death […]