While many of the things discussed here on the Natures First Path site is most related to Vital Life Force energy and movement, a very big part of Naturopathic wellness is also rooted in the foundation of resting the body for healing as well as peace of mind and spirit. We spoke previously about how … More Knowing When to Rest.
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.
While the term may be popular these days, ‘alkalinity’ is much more than a catch phrase: it is a certain way of eating that can yield long lasting results in terms of fighting off inflammation and fighting off disease. Many may be wondering why eating on the mostly alkaline side of the scale is so … More Alkalinity Is The Key.
Often times we associate gold- the precious metal to be considered one of the most valuable commodities in the world, when it comes to price per gram, saffron actually out paces gold in terms of price. Based on 2014 data in England, some saffron growers were selling it in the range of $19.72 per 0.2 … More “More Valuable Than Gold.”
One of the most common issues and themes that comes up time and time again when working with Clients on their Path to better health, is the common issue of the cost of eating healthy foods and herbs when making life change. Now, depending on which perspective someone takes, we could look at the cost … More Precision Meal Planning & Shopping in Bulk.
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.
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.
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.