In my recent blog and newspaper article, Tomatoes are Healthy – Usually, Amelia just had one problem. On the other hand, Martha and Margaret in I am So Sick of Being Sick and There is No Way That Food Could be Causing This had many problems. Interestingly, in the end, the root cause of all their problems came from the same place.
So you manage to work your annual medical checkup into your schedule and part of that includes blood and urine tests. And you discover you have protein in your urine. The doctor says that isn’t a good thing. Continue reading
“Look”, she said, extending her left hand, showing me the knuckles where knots had formerly been and the heel of her palm which had been so painful. The hand was now smooth and pain free. Continue reading
Diabetes is an energy storage problem
Diabetics are sometimes (usually) told that their A1c is the only thing to watch. But just watching your A1c is like watching your favorite football team on Monday night and praying for the best. Continue reading
If you are as old as I am, you may remember the “incredible, Edible Egg” ads created by the American Egg Board in 1975. While one can’t necessarily believe anything in a marketing campaign, in this case they were so right. Eggs are incredible but they have led a hard life in the last 25 -30 years. Continue reading
I’m thinking about my “perfect” Thanksgiving dinner for years and years, famous (at least according to my family) and happily anticipated.
I got the menu and all the recipes from my mother. I like to think that I polished it to perfection. Oven roasted turkey. It had to be oven roasted so that the drippings could be used for broth. Continue reading
What do people do when the doctor tells them they are prediabetic or diabetic? What should YOU do? Continue reading
You could be on the downhill slide toward cancer. But if you are, your genes are likely only a minor contributor. You are not a captive of your genes unless you decide to be..
At the bottom line, our susceptibility to cancer lies in three areas – our genetic makeup, how our genes respond to the toxin overload in our particular environment, and how well our diet provides the nutrients necessary to support our genes. Read on! Continue reading