Gut Bugs Linked to Alzheimer’s?

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Gut bugs linked to Alzheimer’s is a wake up call to take steps to improve our gut health now to  protect our brains as we age. Last week’s blog HERE talked about the research linking Austism disorder to changes in the gut microbiome! See a pattern here? Our gut microbiome is amazing! It is a […]

 Six Bitter Truths About Artificial Sweeteners 

Six Bitter Truths About Artificial Sweeteners

In a world where sugar-laden treats are increasingly vilified, artificial sweeteners have emerged as seemingly healthier alternatives. They promise the sweet taste we crave without the dreaded calories. But is this sugar substitute truly a guilt-free indulgence? In this post, we’ll delve into the world of artificial sweeteners and explore the potential dangers they pose […]

 3 Gut Health Hacks for a Happier Mind

3 Gut Health Hacks for a Happier Mind

Ready to learn 3 surprising gut health hacks that can support Mental Health? The relationship between gut health and mental wellbeing is an area of ongoing research. As science continues to uncover the intricate relationship between our gut and our mind, it’s becoming clear that nurturing our gut health can lead to a happier and […]

The Power of a Good Night’s Sleep

The Power of a Good Night's Sleep

The power of a good night’s sleep in this fast-paced, modern world is often undervalued and overlooked. We prioritize work, social engagements, and entertainment over the essential need for quality rest. However, science has shown time and again that a good night’s sleep is not just a luxury but a powerful ally in maintaining our […]

Ready to Move Your Mental Health?

ready to move your mental health

Ready to Move Your Mental Health? Ever wonder how exercise impacts mental health? Existing scientific research overwhelmingly indicates that exercise and physical activity benefit mental health. Three decades of science make it clear: exercise should be integrated into prevention and treatment of mental illness and promotion of mental wellness.  Routinely moving our bodies is a […]

5 Mood Boosting Foods to Eat Every Day

We all feel blue from time to time, and food can play an important role in helping us lift our mood and improve our outlook on life.  I support people every day in their health journey, part of which includes improving their moods. Here are a few of my favorite foods that give our brain […]

Easy Creamy Hummus Recipe

Creamy Hummus Recipe

Creamy hummus is my favorite go-to snack with veggies! I also use it as a spread in my egg white wraps instead of mayonnaise or mustard for an extra hit of protein and fiber. Hummus is an ancient Middle Eastern recipe made from pureed chickpeas. It usually contains additional flavoring agents — typically tahini, lemon […]

Is Sugar Bad for Your Heart?

Is Sugar Bad for Your Heart?

Is Sugar Bad for Your Heart?  Too much added sugar can be one of the greatest threats to cardiovascular disease.  “Basically, the higher the intake of added sugar, the higher the risk for heart disease,” – Dr. Hu, professor of nutrition at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The effects of added sugar […]

Your Immune System Needs Exercise!

Ditch These Habits to Protect Your Immunity

I have always felt my daily dose of 30 minute bootcamp sessions is my best way to boost my immune system. Science proves me right !!! Your immune system NEEDS exercise! A 2019 review in the Journal of Sport and Health Science found that moderate exercise boosts your immune system defense activity and metabolic health. […]