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Chronic Inflammation

Today I will be talking about to different opinions from 2 highly trained Medical Doctors who were instructors in the nutrition school I attended this past year. Dr. Andrew Weil of the Center for Integrative Medicine, and Dr. Mark Hyman, who is at the forefront of a new type of Medicine called Functional Medicine. He was my doctor for a total of one week, 10 years ago, when I attended the Canyon Ranch Medical Spa. They did a battery of tests on us, and one blood test was called C Reactive Protein, that measures the body’s inflammation. It is this chronic, inappropriate inflammation that we will be discussing. Read More →

Pink Magazine’s “Spotlight on Betty”

Pink 120x88You will find Betty to be an invaluable resource in helping you become your best.  Although Betty is known and sought after for her experience in health and nutrition, it’s her genuine desire to help others that sets her apart.

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Non GMO Month

GMO157x91Did you know that October is the official Non GMO Month? This month, retail stores nationwide will celebrate the consumer’s right to be informed of foods and products that contain genetically modified organisms (GMOs).

What exactly are GMOs again?
GMOs, or Genetically Modified Organisms, are products of biotechnology (also called genetic engineering, or GE), which creates new combinations of plant, animal, bacteria and viral genes by combining DNA from one species with DNA from another. The result: new organisms that do not occur in nature.

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Corporations and Health

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Synthetic Foods

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