Gut Microbiome: Did you know we are only 10% human?

What is our Gut Microbiome? The gut refers to the place where food is digested, metabolized, and absorbed to be delivered into the cells and provide the body with energy. It is essential in allowing for the removal of waste – this process of breaking down food creates bioactive compounds that either help support health…

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Just as smoking was healthy in the 50s, so is eating animal products today

Welcome back to my weekly blog post! Today, I am summarizing the Food as Medicine Part. 1 – Part. 3 recommendations on how to eat to live long and why we are not doing it. Please enjoy reading: If you look at four of the major dietary quality scoring systems, which have all been associated…

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Food as Medicine Part. 3, Diabetes

Welcome back to my weekly blog post! Today, I am talking especially about diabetes and how to prevent or reverse it. Please enjoy reading: Next on the dreaded list is diabetes and vision loss, which go together, since diabetes is the leading cause of preventable middle-aged blindness. Even with intensive diabetes treatment—at least three insulin…

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Diabetes and how you can prevent or reverse it

Diabetes mellitus (DM), commonly known as diabetes, is a group of metabolic disorders characterized by a high blood sugar level over a prolonged period of time. Diabetes is characterized by chronically high blood sugar levels. This is either the case when the pancreas does not produce enough insulin or when the body becomes resistant to the effects of insulin.…

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How much is our mind related to health?

When we talk about health now a days, it is all about which diet to do and what kind of workout to do. But there is so much more behind health. You can eat the best food in the world and keep your activity level high and still be unhealthy. And why is that? Being…

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