Over the course of the years here on the NFP site, you have seen many words and articles related to proper foods and portions for health as well as how the role of herbs plays a big role in the maintaining of essential Vital Life Force. Equally as important though, is the way we move … More Exercise as Medicine.
Since the age of birth, many of us were told that we need calcium to grow strong bones and keep up a good solid frame. Yes, for the most part this is true, however many of us were told or lead to believe that we can only get quality sources of calcium from animal sources-namely … More A Double Healing Impact of Calcium Orotate.
Many times, when working with various clients with various health issues, the question and issue of protein often comes up; many wonder how they can put cleaner sources of protein in their bodies. Those who live a very active lifestyle express this as well as those who a seeking to eat cleaner. As we know … More The Protein and Healing Power of Amaranth.
Often times, many of us only experience severe coughing in while in the midst of going through a severe cold or illness, but are able to recover and rebound after the cold or illness has run its course. But for those continuing to experience regular and persistent coughing long after a cold and throughout the … More Dealing With A Persistent Cough.
*(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.
It can’t be overstated just how important hydration is and even more importantly just how important nutritious hydration is. Nutritious hydration is a concept that is often missing when it comes to thinking about the popularity of juicing. Just exactly what sparks someone interest in juicing will range from person to person. Many will take … More Juicing Beyond the Trend.
Every discipline has its foundations and pillars, and the first pillar within Naturopathy is a strong and functional digestive system. More and more research is coming to light on just why and how important digestion is in the human body and how without it working properly, many ailments can be connected to it somehow. There … More Clear Digestion: The First Stage of Healing.
The sources of the stress that we experience in our lives are sometimes not always obvious, but the effects in how it plays out in our life are often times very obvious. Stress can affect the body on so many different levels ranging from improper digestion, to poor assimilation of nutrients as well as even … More Best Foods and Holistic Pathways to Combating Stress.
If anyone has ever traveled internationally before, you probably already know the large amounts of preparation and planning that it takes just to be ready for the flight; it can be challenging at times. What can even be more challenging is keeping to your healthy based food regimen, especially if you are travelling to a … More Traveling & Maintaining Holistic Health While Abroad.