Intent of the Day: Time to Mealplan

The end of the year is upon us and where are you with the goals you made in January? The ones where you promised to eat better? The one about getting back into the gym? Maybe the one about taking more time for yourself? Even if you’re…

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7 Easy Ways to Avoid Your Sugar Cravings

(The following is adapted from the new book Cravings Boss: The REAL Reason You Crave Food and a 5-Step Plan to Take Back Control by Natalia Levey , CHC, CNC)    Sugar is found in almost every processed food on the market today. It is used as…

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Wheat No More

Nutritionists first suggested avoiding foods with gluten when it started to become known that they were harmful to people with Celiac disease. Indeed, medical researchers discovered that when glutens are ingested, this serious autoimmune disorder, affecting the small intestine, causes the body to mount an immune response…

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Better Than Before: The Highs and Lows of Cholesterol

“I’ll have the steak,” my husband with the three coronary artery stents announced to the waiter. “A fillet mignon, medium rare,” he added, with a look of self-satisfaction on his face. He was obviously proud of himself because he didn’t order what he really wanted—the marbled prime…

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