Floored by Fluoride: A Hidden Cause of Hypothyroid

Floored by Fluoride: A Hidden Cause of Hypothyroid

Fluoride is everywhere – it’s in your toothpaste, your tea, your medicines and your tap water. It’s good for your teeth, but even low levels found in fluoridated drinking water can affect your thyroid health, leaving you tired, depressed and gaining weight despite your healthy lifestyle. Fluoride and Thyroid Health Continue reading

James Talks: Surviving Cancer, Part 5

James Talks: Surviving Cancer, Part 5

Getting Inspired When I left the Kushi Institute, I knew it was time for growth beyond the macrobiotic lifestyle and the supportive community there, but I didn’t have a clear direction. Ann Louise Gittleman inspired me, and what she taught me changed the course of my life. I felt better Continue reading

Can’t Lose Weight? The Stress Factor

Can’t Lose Weight? The Stress Factor

The warm weather is here, and with it comes the latest styles of swimsuits, crop tops, and shorts. Are you ready to bare your midriff? Or, are you frustrated because no matter how much you exercise and try to eat right, that muffin top is still there? The answer to Continue reading

The Dangers of Glyphosate

The Dangers of Glyphosate

It’s in your food and water, your bandages, even feminine hygiene products. RoundUp herbicide, known by its main ingredient, glyphosate, has been shown in studies as a cause of many serious health woes, from birth defects to Alzheimer’s disease. And even though it’s been banned in many countries, its use Continue reading

James Talks: Surviving Cancer, Part 3

James Talks: Surviving Cancer, Part 3

Read the Introduction here. Read Part 2 here. Healing In Community I felt alive again, better than I had in my whole life. Macrobiotics really turned things around for me and set me on the path of natural healing. But I was lonely, and I wanted to be around others living Continue reading