Prebiotics, Probiotics and Your Microbiome
Your body is full of bacteria, viruses, and fungi. Trillions of these tiny microbes—collectively called your microbiome—exist mainly inside your intestines, in your mouth, and on your skin. They are with you from birth. While some bacteria and microbes are potentially harmful, others are extremely important for supporting your health. Diversity is Key and Prebiotics […]
Are You A Healthy Pooper?
Are you a healthy pooper? Here is a checklist to determine if you are a healthy pooper. FREQUENCY – Eliminate at least once per day (but not more than three times) SHAPE – Have poops that are smooth and about the shape of a banana, not too hard and not too soft. COLOR – Color […]
The Microbiome Diet for Permanent Weight Loss – PODCAST
Cutting edge science has shown that the Microbiome is the key to healthy weight and feeling energized and optimistic. It has an enormous influence on your metabolism, mood, hormones and cravings. Learn the keys to The Microbiome Diet. Want to hear other episodes? Subscribe to my podcast HERE
Food, Mood and Your Microbes – PART 1
Food, Mood and Your Microbes are intricately connected.
Dr Karen Health Talks Podcast – How to Make Fermented Foods 101
Fermented foods have a lot of health benefits. They are rich in enzymes, which help speed up digestion and absorption in our system. They are also rich in good bacteria, specifically lactobacillus acidophilus, which is an extremely beneficial flora found in the gut.
Got Digestion Issues? – Avoid these Foods
Got digestion issues? It is estimated that up to 70 million Americans suffer from some form of digestive issue – ranging from chronic constipation to serious and even life-threatening conditions, such as Crohn’s disease. And while digestive issues can stem from a wide variety of causes, there’s one factor quite often overlooked – CARBOHYDRATES. I […]