Archive for the ‘Nutrition’ Category


Top 3 Foods That Steal Brain Reserve

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It is estimated that the gastrointestinal tract is loaded with about 100 trillion microorganisms (bacteria, yeast, and others), about ten times the total number of cells in the human body. To be healthy, the relationship of good bugs to bad bugs needs to be positively skewed – around 85 percent good to 15 percent troublemakers. When the balance is tipped the other way, all sorts of physical and mental problems … Continue reading “Why Your Gut Needs To Be Healthy”


Do Calories Matter?

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I thought I would use a real-life example of something that happened recently. As my client (let’s call her Sally) walked in, she started complaining. She said, “I’m frustrated. I’m doing everything I’m supposed to do. I’m eating perfectly, I’m exercising, and I’m still gaining weight.” Sally had lost almost 60 pounds and she gained 20 back. I hear this a lot in some way or another from people writing … Continue reading “I’m Eating Perfectly, Why Aren’t I Seeing Results?”


3 Things All Vegans Should Know

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Easter is the welcoming of spring, the resurrection of Christ, and a great time to celebrate and share brunch with your family and friends. It is important to remember, warriors do NOT take holidays off. It is essential you have a food strategy when it comes to holiday celebrations. Easter comes sugar-filled goodies, chocolate bunnies, leading to overall brain-fog and a upset stomach. This year I encourage you to avoid a sugar … Continue reading “Brunch It Up: My Brain-Healthy Easter Menu”


Do You Have The Burger Blues?

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If your memory is worse than it was ten years ago, you should know that your risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s has risen. Did you know that food can play an important role in getting your memory back to where you want it to be? Here’s a mnemonic called “Bright Minds” for this reason. This mnemonic gives you your memory loss risk factor and its brain healthy solution. Here is … Continue reading “11 Best Foods for a Sharper Mind Today”