Vilcabamba, Ecuador. When thinking about health trends worldwide, as Americans, we have much to consider and think about when it comes to our attitudes about aging. Although we may have touched on this topic briefly in previous post, this discussion deserves more introspection because ‘aging’ as we think of it here in the West is … More The Longevity Factor.
We are presently living in an age of over prescription of antibiotics and many times these antibiotics are prescribed for viral problems of the body; to which antibiotics can have no real potent effect. By many current Medical Doctors admittance, the over-prescription of the various antibiotics on the market today has, over time really done … More Powerful Antibiotic Properties of Oregano.
Taking care of the physical brain-in relation to the overall outlook on health and nutrition is perhaps one of the most overlooked aspects of medicine today. Even in Naturopathic circles, at times, the discussion on brain health may be spoken of as a side conversation in relation to another illness or a latent outcome that … More Maintaining Proper Brain Health.
*(Photo Credit: Conscious Reminder). At this stage in our develop as a Human Race, there should be no question as to if our thoughts and perceptions about the world, happiness and health; can directly impact our actual physical state. But it still seems that this connection in the medical field is slowly emerging in terms … More Making The Mind-Body Connection.
At some time or another in our upbringing we learned early of the foods that we like, the ones we love and the ones that we would rather not eat, or better yet, flat out avoid. As we age, often times our tastes change as we get exposed to different cultures, experience illness or vast … More Understanding Food Aversions for Today’s World.
While Hippocrates most certainly was not the inventor of the concept of Do No Harm (It’s actual teaching roots trace back to African healing), this principle as it stands is a honorable one; and one that some health care practitioners treat with respect and some who choose not to do so. The Hippocratic Oath, … More Do No Harm.
0786. On the quest to either get healthy or remain healthy, sometimes the overall essential message of Holistic Nutrition can sometimes get lost in the myriad of internet memes, documentaries and sensational headlines. Of course there is no doubt that these media outlets help and support people in their overall life change yet it is … More How Nutrition Heals: The Bigger Picture.
Everything we do in this life is a part of a path; a path to a destination somewhere. While traveling on this path of life, our health, both mental and physical determines how we actualize the journey. We are now living in an era in which more and more people are asking themselves and their … More The Naturopathic Way.
0786. While recently having dinner at a gathering, one of those who attended asked me either insultingly or either as side sly joke…“So…when are you going to start eating real food?” While at times these statements make for ice breakers or a chance to share ideas it seems that there seems that there is underlying … More Why More Men Should Care about Natural Health and Healing.
0786. In our ‘one stop shop’ mentality of living these days, there are some foods and herbs that provide a power house of nutrition, health as well as healing benefits in a very compact way. If you have never heard of Black Seed before, you may want to keep reading to see just exactly what … More The Black Seed: Scientific Nutrition for the Whole Body.