XENOESTROGENS AND PHYTOESTROGENS: PART 2

September 21, 2017 Admin 0

Welcome to part two of exploring xenoestrogens. This article is all about how to eliminate xenoestrogens from your environment and how to detoxify your body from them. If you missed the first article explaining what xenoestrogens are and where they come from, you can find it here. Before we explain […]

XENOESTROGENS AND PHYTOESTROGENS: PART 1

September 18, 2017 Admin 0

The other day, while grabbing a few items from my local health food store, I over heard a woman say, “Do I want more Xenoestrogens in my diet or Phytoestrogens…What is the difference?” Thankfully she did have a health representative helping her understand them. There is a big difference between […]

CHEMICALS PRODUCING XENOESTROGENS

September 18, 2017 Admin 0

 Xenoestrogen-producing chemicals to avoid on labels: Alkylphenol Atrazine (weedkiller) 4-Methylbenzylidene camphor (4-MBC) (sunscreen lotions) Butylated hydroxyanisole / BHA (food preservative) Bisphenol A (BPA-monomer for polycarbonate plastic and epoxy resin; antioxidant in plasticizers) Chlorine and chlorine by-products Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethylene (one of the breakdown products of DDT) Dieldrin (insecticide) DDT (insecticide) Endosulfan (insecticide) Erythrosine […]

WHAT IS CAUSING YOUR GREY HAIR?

August 30, 2017 Admin 0

Many people believe that grey hair is the sign of wisdom and age, although that may be true to some extent, your diet, lack of important vitamins and minerals and  your ability to absorb nutrients is more likely the cause. Here is some helpful information to help you understand what […]

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 […]

11 NATURAL ANTIBIOTICS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT

August 10, 2017 Admin 0

Although cold and season is not yet here, bug bite scratches, skin rashes, splinters and scraped knees are all too common this time of year. If not treated properly, they can lead to an infection. Now, before you run to your nearest pharmacy, you might want to check out some […]

PURPLE CABBAGE MANGO CILANTRO COLESLAW

August 5, 2017 Admin 0

This recipe is a staple in my house. A Vegan and AIP friendly recipe that has nutrient dense ingredients without skimping on the flavor. This is a great little salad to eat by itself or throw into your Fish Tacos topped with Avocado Mayo, or even just a refreshing side […]

GMO’S VS. CROSS BREEDING

July 31, 2017 Admin 0

A couple weeks ago I was frequenting the farmers market as I prefer to support “organic” (some are not certified organic but are generally non GMO) local farms. I try to track down someone that I can talk to about the produce before I purchase it to clarify how their […]

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, […]

WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW ABOUT TIN FOIL

July 18, 2017 Admin 0

This summer you might want to think twice about grabbing the tin foil out of the cupboard for a BBQ or a baked potato, and cooking banana boat s’mores in it over a campfire may have more havoc on you than the amount of sugar consumed from that tasty treat. […]

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