2017 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce

2017 Shopper’s Guide to Pesticides in Produce EWG (Environmental Working Group) released its 2017 Dirty Dozen guide. They report that 70% of non organic produce test positive for at least 1 pesticide. The USDA found a total of 178 different pesticides and pesticide breakdown products on the thousands of produce samples it analyzed. The pesticides […]

Healthy Holiday Eggnog

Enjoying eggnog at the holidays is a delicious treat, but it can be very high in sugar and calories. And if you have food allergies or sensitivities, even though it is gluten free, typically eggnog is full of other foods like dairy or eggs that you cannot eat. Try these healthy eggnog recipes and don’t […]

New Blood Pressure Guidelines

How To Lower Blood Pressure Naturally The latest recommendations for healthy blood pressure levels are 140/90 for individuals age 60 or younger and 150/90 for individuals over 60. High blood pressure occurs when your vessels do not dilate enough to accommodate the blood being pumped from you heart. Blood pressure is not a static number. […]

3 Simple Oversights

Jake White & Dr Joelle Cafaro will discuss simple strategies for dealing with lack of energy, weight gain and sleeplessness. You will come away from this presentation with tangible approaches and quick tips that you can implement now to improve your energy, understand the reason for your struggles with weight as well as find peace […]

Thyroid Disease

Mild thyroid failure is a common problem in the US-especially in older women. It is estimated that 8%-9% people in America has it and this statistic increases as women age. Physicians usually test thyroid levels with a Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (TSH) test. True thyroid disease needs to be tested thoroughly with a full thyroid panel […]