With very low zinc levels, appetite can be reduced to levels so extreme as to cause anorexia, which will cause other deficiencies across the spectrum.
Nutritional Therapy will help you dive into the causes – digestive discomfort, poor blood sugar control, hormonal imbalances – and the downstream effects.
It turns out there are many influences on genetic expression. Genes are not set in stone, but are a foundation that reacts to all environmental factors.
Gluten is a protein in wheat, rye and barley. It acts like a glue in baked goods, giving them a light, spongey texture without falling apart.
When you think about serious problems with blood sugar (blood glucose), diabetes types 1 or 2 is probably what comes to mind first.
The term leaky gut is a condition that can occur in the small intestine where food-related particles pass out of the small intestine to the blood stream.
Evening plans change and get unexpectedly full, so it’s important to have a last resort. My favorites include eggs, nature’s true convenience food.
A frequent complaint about making dietary changes is that healthier foods are more expensive and state that they can’t possibly afford healthy eating.
Last week, I began a discussion about Alzheimer’s. I shared the suggestion that Alzheimer’s risk is not so much a genetic factor as diet and lifestyle.
It is one of the leading cause of death in the US. Cases of Alzheimer’s are on the rise with 5.2 million Americans currently affected.