Healthy Eating

Multivitamins: Are they worth it?

By |2018-04-17T16:24:22+00:00April 17th, 2018|Healthy Eating, Stress, Thyroid and Metabolism, Vitamins and Supplements|

You might think that you can get all of your nutrients from healthy food. Numerous health-conscious people do. Unfortunately researchers would disagree with this. As far back as 2002, the Journal of the American Medical Association said, “Most people do not consume an optimal amount of vitamins through diet alone.” The Food and Drug [...]

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Is Carb Loading Dead?

By |2018-04-03T11:52:52+00:00March 31st, 2018|Exercise, Healthy Eating, Running, Weight|

In today’s low-carb/no-carb world, is there still a place for carb loading before your next game or race? As much as I would love to give you one specific rule that everyone should follow, nutrition is just not that simple. In this article we will give some guidelines to follow for those trying to [...]

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SIBO: What is it? How can it be stopped?

By |2018-03-20T11:47:05+00:00March 20th, 2018|Disease, Healthy Eating, Pain, Vitamins and Supplements|

Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth, better known as SIBO, is an emerging diagnosis. It is being used to better understand the cause of Irritable Bowel Syndrome and other chronic bowel diseases. Just a few years ago, SIBO was more of a theory than a true diagnosis because of a lack of diagnostic testing and a [...]

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Detox With Bone Broth – A [LivFit] Case Study

By |2018-03-06T18:48:59+00:00March 6th, 2018|Disease, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Sleep, Stress, Thyroid and Metabolism, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

Our next [LivFit] class is fast approaching in just a few weeks. I thought this might be a great time to share some of the information that we cover in our three-week seminar series. We like to teach this important nutritional information by using case studies taken directly from patients of the office. These [...]

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Are You A Sugar Addict?

By |2019-01-25T11:32:09+00:00January 8th, 2018|Anxiety and Depression, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

Are you a sugar addict? This might be easy to answer, but hard to admit. What does it really mean to be a sugar addict, and can you break this addiction? Sugar addiction obviously begins when you crave anything that contains this sweet ingredient. Eating sugar triggers production of natural opioids like dopamine in [...]

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Beyond Smoothies

By |2017-12-01T12:21:39+00:00November 30th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Vitamins and Supplements|

Do you ever get sick of the same old thing? Are you looking to try something new? This applies to many things in life and none better than what you are eating and drinking. As more and more people are seeing the health benefits of a low sugar, high protein diet, many are looking [...]

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Eat This, Not That When You’re Sick

By |2017-11-06T18:24:55+00:00November 6th, 2017|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Pain, Recipes, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements|

What we eat has a major impact on our immune system. The intestinal system houses 70% of our immune system, so it’s no wonder that what we eat when we are under the weather influences our recovery time. Grandma’s recipe for chicken soup can definitely be helpful, but what if the last thing you [...]

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How To [LivFit] In An Unfit World

By |2017-09-27T18:52:00+00:00September 25th, 2017|Exercise, Healthy Eating, Sleep, Weight|

We conclude our month-long look at our approach of living healthy in an unhealthy world by asking the questions, “How do I live fit? If I know what to do, how do I put that knowledge into action?" In our [LivFit] seminar series we try to answer these questions because actions do speak louder [...]

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The [LivFit] Approach to Inflammation & Depression

By |2017-09-18T22:49:28+00:00September 18th, 2017|Disease, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Sleep, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

We are continuing our series of teaching our [LivFit] approach to nutrition this week on the subject of inflammation and depression. We start with the challenging question of “Is depression a result of a chemical imbalance of the brain or a result of inflammation from a poor diet and lifestyle?” Science has told us [...]

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[LivFit] Approach To Weight Loss

By |2017-09-11T12:13:47+00:00August 31st, 2017|Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Stress, Weight|

All this month we are sharing our views on health through nutrition, something we call [LivFit]. Our [LivFit] seminar is our most popular health class and this fall, we are teaching a new and improved version of it. In order to introduce you, or remind you, of our [LivFit] approach to health, we are [...]

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