Lose, Don’t Choose, the Sugar Blues

Lose, Don’t Choose, the Sugar Blues

Let’s face it. For most of us, the taste of “sweet” is the center of the universe. It is the very root of pleasure, the reason to continue on and even perhaps the matrix of creation. The bees, ants and humming birds love it. Deer, elk, horses and cattle love Continue reading

10 Best Kept Secrets for Successful Weight Loss

10 Best Kept Secrets for Successful Weight Loss

Environmental toxicity, stress, improper diet, out-of-whack hormones and lack of sleep can hinder body functions and lead to distressing weight gain. Over a hundred million Americans continue to fight the battle of the bulge. But despite their best efforts, many wind up back where they started—overweight and feeling bad, both Continue reading

Eat Your Way to A Healthier Gut

Eat Your Way to A Healthier Gut

When the intestinal tract’s terrain is in balance with enough probiotic bacteria and the proper acidic environment, harmful microorganisms are crowded out with no available place to cause trouble. Pathogens may come and go, but thanks to the natural cooperation between your immune system and probiotics, you remain healthy. Ward Continue reading

Warm Up to Glowing Winter Beauty

Warm Up to Glowing Winter Beauty

Winter beauty rules for skin, hair and nails in 2017. Time-tested advice from Ann Louise Gittleman, Ph.D., CNS, can make our winter beauty rituals that much easier because her tips are a distillation of both wisdom and experience.  Most of her recommendations are really simple and easy to implement, like her advice to take up to 25,000 Continue reading

Save Our Bones!

Save Our Bones!

How to build and preserve healthy bones no matter your age. May is National Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month.  It is estimated that more than 8 million women in the United States suffer with osteoporosis or osteopenia.  Currently, 4 out of 10 women over 50 will suffer a hip, spine, or Continue reading