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Healthy Breakfast for Healthy Weight Loss

Healthy Breakfast for Healthy Weight Loss

Written By Patricia Pimentel Selassie, ND, CNS In the Standard American Diet (SAD), breakfast is typically composed of heavy, highly refined carbohydrate foods such as cereal, waffles, pancakes, toast, muffins, danishes, donuts, biscuits and orange juice. These refined carbohydrates enter your blood stream as glucose, 

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Could A Protein be to Blame for Anxiety and Diabetes?

Photo by Tim Gouw on Unsplash A protein, FKBP51, has been associated with anxiety and diabetes, as it contributes to the regulation of the stress system. Diabetes Diabetes is a life-threatening disease that causes your blood sugar and triglycerides to become continuously and severely elevated. 

Eating Meals Late at Night Causes Weight Gain and Impairs Fat Metabolism

Eating Meals Late at Night Causes Weight Gain and Impairs Fat Metabolism

If you’ve ever been on a diet, one common tip is to not eat heavy meals at night, usually past 9pm. The reason being that the probability of high activity level after that time, enough to burn the fat from that meal, is very slim. 

New Study: Weight Loss Slows Degeneration of the Joint

New Study: Weight Loss Slows Degeneration of the Joint

You’ll hear Jerry Hickey, R.Ph regularly mention on his radio program that there are a few factors that positively benefit all health conditions – following an active lifestyle, losing weight, and eating the right foods. A new study, focusing on Osteoarthritis and joint degeneration, backs 

The Health Benefits of Soy, Based on Clinical Studies

The Health Benefits of Soy, Based on Clinical Studies

One of the most controversial foods of our time, soy has been debated between nutritionists and doctors as either being dangerous or being an incredibly powerful superfood. So, what exactly is soy? And is it good for you or not? Soy, from the soybean plant, 

Whey Protein: The Best “Whey” to Recover from Exercise & Build Muscle

Whey Protein: The Best “Whey” to Recover from Exercise & Build Muscle

By Nicole Crane, BS, NTP Working out is hard work! Whether you get up early, hit the gym during lunch, or pound the pavement before or after dinner, exercise takes time and dedication. That hard work also comes with significant rewards and health benefits. Just