January 2017

Book Reviews: Paleo AIP Instant Pot Cookbook and Best of AIP 2016 post image

I finally purchased an Instant Pot and I'm so glad I did it! It has a small learning curve (as any new appliance) that put me off for a while, but there is a new cookbook recently published that takes care of any learning curve… Click to Continue →

Elimination Diets Now an Accepted Part of IBD Treatment (Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis) post image

Back in the day, when I started helping patients with their Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), gastroenterologists categorically denied that food or diet had anything to do with the disease. They claimed there was no science that showed that what a person put into their mouth… Click to Continue →

Periodontitis Found to Trigger Rheumatoid Arthritis post image

Researchers recently discovered that a bacteria commonly found in those with periodontitis may trigger the autoantigens and the resulting inflammatory cascade in the joints of people with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). In a study published online in December 2016, in Science Translational Medicine, researchers (Konig et… Click to Continue →

Get Motivated to Workout in 2017 and Get Healthier! post image

As a chiropractor and nutrition specialist I was asked to contribute my top tips for getting yourself motivated to exercise. While I have been exercising regularly for many years, I do have challenges in getting some of my patients motivated. Here are my top tips… Click to Continue →

Recipe: Ginger Winter Squash Soup (Paleo, AIP, SCD, GAPS) post image

I'm loving the fact that it has gotten much easier and cheaper to source organic winter squash. Winter squash is number 22 (continuing after the dirty dozen) from EWG, therefore I try to buy as much organic squash as I can if it is reasonable… Click to Continue →