Food-Mood Connection: How You Eat Can Effect How You Handle Stress

We’re increasingly seeing a clear connection between the foods we eat and how we respond to stress. The following article points out a number of ways food plays a role in how our bodies respond physiologically to the stresses of … Continue reading

How Probiotics May Aid Your Weight Management

The use of probiotics has increased dramatically in recent years, and for good reason.  More and more research is indicating how important having beneficial bacteria in our system is to overall health.  A recent study indicates that it might just … Continue reading

Gluten: What You Don’t Know Might Be Making You Sick

In keeping with our Gluten theme, I want to share with you a great video by Dr. Mark Hyman discussing the pervasiveness and real health threat that gluten poses to all of us. As mentioned in a previous post, there … Continue reading

10 Symptoms of Gluten Intolerance

We see so many people in our pharmacy practice who are suffering from gastrointestinal issues.  I had one customer tell me that within a half-hour of eating a bagel, her stomach would get so distended from bloating that she looked … Continue reading

Books We Recommend – THE BLOOD SUGAR SOLUTION

We absolutely love this book.  Dr. Hyman is one of the leading practitioners of Functional Medicine in the world, and his book is full of great information for anyone wanting to live a healthy lifestyle. In THE BLOOD SUGAR SOLUTION, … Continue reading