There is much talk about stress as a cause of disease and inflammation, and in my experience, among other factors, much of that stress is caused by people in our lives. There is my family, my close friends – my “tribe”, and there are other friends, those I just run into, know in passing, neighbors, acquaintances, who… Continue Reading
Dealing with a recent flare-up by making additional adjustments to my diet.
Colder weather means more time spent indoors. Time to remind ourselves of best Vitamin D rich foods! A great article I came across from Authority Nutrition provides a perfect summary of these healthy Vitamin D food. In our family the numbers 1, 2 and 3 are the main food sources of Vitamin D – we buy… Continue Reading
When a client with a toothache called, asking me what she can do, I advised oil pulling. After a couple of days she called to express her gratitude, as after only first time she felt better, and on day three the pain, swelling, and inflammation were gone. She did oil pulling twice a day. Typically I… Continue Reading
There are many recipes on the internet for a golden milk drink. Some require making a paste first, that takes a bit of time, others are quicker. I need to find one for myself that does not just taste good and provides all the benefits of turmeric, but also is a quick one. So after trying… Continue Reading
Coconut Cream Chocolate Mousse by Dr. Myers. I absolutely LOVE this dessert. I have it every single day, I modify it slightly, skip the cocoa powder, add different berries, add cocoa nibs for crunchiness. My kids love it, it is sweet, satisfying and so good for you! I just mix it very well with a… Continue Reading
One of my favorite demonstrations of a simple but very effective breathing technique from my favorite doctor Dr. Mark Hyman. Try it, breathe, and breathe intentionally few times a day 🙂 To your health, Elena