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.
There has been a lot of interest lately in herbs and spices that are originating out of the continent of India and the surrounding regions; Ashwagandha is one of those herbs that people can’t seem to stop talking about. In this time when more people are looking to heal themselves naturally, Ashwagandha is one … More Ashwagandha-An Important Herb for Our Time.
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.
There are a number of diseases that have increased in volume; ailments that are now much more common it seems or would appear that many people have come to accept them as a normal part of living these days. In this time more recently, this nation has seen a super increase in the amount of … More The Holistic Position on Type 2 Diabetes.
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.
Now that the New Year has begun in full swing and many of you are on your new exercise regimen at the gym or at home, it serves to be proactive to stop a weight loss plateau before it even happens. It very well may be possible that you already had experienced a weight loss … More Dealing with Weight-Loss Plateaus from the Beginning: Strength Training.
*(Picture Credit: Courtesy of The Well Fed Peasant). When we get right down to it, in the past it was viewed that what a person eats really had no impact on one’s health; fortunately these ideas and options have changed. Through science and more western trained Doctors offering integrative and functional medical options for their … More Making the Most of Every Meal.
Here a Natures First Path, several techniques are employed to help you get back to feeling your finest. While I primarily work through Nutrition to heal; and it is the main bulk of how the services are done. I also use different disciplines to help the client as well, many of which you have been … More Unani Medicine: Traditional Healing. Modern Uses.
Scientifically, Human Beings do not make enough internal Vitamin C on our own to boost and keep our immune system strong enough consistently to fight off infections, diseases and the break-down of our bone structure. With that said, at the same time many of us are aware that when someone is in the path of … More What You’re Not Being told About Vitamin C.
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.