Traditional cultures around the world have utilized fermentation in their diets for all of recorded history. Before modern times it was one of the best ways to preserve food, including meat and fish, without refrigeration. But fermentation has it’s own health building benefits which many traditional societies sought with production of such well known fermented … Continue reading The Truth about Fermented Foods
By Lynn Gamwell You have heard it many times. Eat your greens! Eat more kale! But some days if I have to face one more kale juice or smoothie or plate of steamed kale I think I will just quit! Fortunately I have a few tricks up my sleeve for turning one more bunch of … Continue reading Eat More Nutrient Dense Kale!
If you are interested in alternative health, chances are Dr. Mercola nears the top of your list of experts to turn to for current natural health news and advice. Dr. Joseph Mercola is an osteopathic physician who practices medicine with a holistic approach, integrating Western and natural medicine to treat the whole person. He … Continue reading Optimize Your Health with These Supplements from Dr. Mercola
By Ali Wetherbee What is the Weston A. Price Diet? Dr. Weston A. Price was a dentist from Cleveland who traveled the world studying non-Westernized populations in an effort to discover the secrets to dental health. These isolated populations relied heavily on nutrient-dense foods full of vitamins and minerals, some type of animal protein, a … Continue reading Going Back to Our Roots for Better Health
Fermented Cod Liver Oil (FCLO) is often called “Food for the Brain” because of its potential benefits to the brain and nervous system. Research suggests that the omega fatty acids, particularly EPA and DHA, in FCLO may play a role in healthy brain development in babies and children, as well as in reducing neurological and … Continue reading Could Cod Liver Oil Be Integral to ADHD Treatment?