FOLLOW UP: GMO DOCUMENTARY

August 16, 2017 Admin 0

A few weeks ago I published an article explaining the difference between Genetic Engineering and natural ways of cross breeding crops. To follow that article up, there’s a documentary that I’d recommend you watch to help better understand the effects of Genetically Modified Organisms. If you missed the previous article […]

VEGAN CHOW MEIN ANYONE?

July 26, 2017 Admin 0

This recipe is a must try. It is AIP, Vegan, Gluten-free and really yummy. The spaghetti squash when cooked and shredded gives the texture similar to little noodles. It tastes just like real Chinese food without the trans fats from the oils they use in restaurants. If you aren’t vegan, […]

THE DANGERS OF CANOLA OIL

July 14, 2017 Admin 0

With all the hype around coconut oil, I thought it was time to shed some light on a cooking oil that is far more dangerous than any of the cooking oils out there, Canola Oil. Here is a rundown on what many people don’t know about Canola oil and some […]

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A Must Watch!

July 4, 2017 Admin 0

An eye opening documentary that debunks a lot of the information we have been told when it comes to specific types of food and common associated diseases. Learn about the ethical, social and economic issues around the production of food and what is the “cure all” diet for just about […]

Reflexology is an easy way to help yourself at home!

Reflexology: Benefits and How-To

August 8, 2016 purposelywell 0

Reflexology is a cousin to acupuncture and acupressure in that it relies on specific pressures on parts of one’s body in order to manage a symptom. This wonderful article, courtesy of Top 10 Home Remedies has more on the topic: Reflexology is an alternative medicine technique based on the belief […]

Type-2 Diabetes: Yoga in the Clinic

July 5, 2016 purposelywell 0

A new study published in the Journal of Diabetes Investigation [1] points to promising news for those suffering from type-2 diabetes. The paper, a meta-analysis of 864 patients across twelve trials, points to a correlation between those that practiced yoga and positive clinical outcomes. Type-2 Diabetes, characterized by the misuse […]

Heart Disease Over-medicated?

May 2, 2016 purposelywell 0

New algorithms to determine heart disease medications may be prone to over-prescribing, according to a report by TIME [1]. Heart disease is responsible for about 25% of deaths in America according to the CDC [2], and there are many reasons to be cautious in our treatment of it. Many medications […]

Civilization Syndrome: Social Media and Disease

May 1, 2016 purposelywell 0

Civilization syndrome is, in essence, the factors that predispose us to diseases based off our culture. Though this term is a relatively recent development, where the many modern things are concerned, it was first used to describe the North American obesity epidemic in 1993 [1]. The authors of the study […]

Diabetes Unraveled; The Fifth Autoantigen

April 25, 2016 purposelywell 1

Diabetes has been known to be caused by the immune system’s response to four specific molecules (called autoantigens) for quite some time [1]. However, some have felt that there are problems with the current model (as discussed at length here [2]), leading others to seek more complete answers. This spurred […]

Too Much Self-Control Bad for Diabetes Patients?

April 11, 2016 purposelywell 0

According to evidence published in the British Journal of Health Psychology, trying too hard to stay on-diet with diabetes may actually make things worse [1]. “People with diabetes who overexert self-control following a lapse may be especially likely to experience a subsequent relapse,” the paper’s objective states plainly, setting the […]

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