Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

Source: Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that is becoming more common. People with this illness often find it debilitating and are always seeking new ways to improve their lifestyle and live with less discomfort and disruption. One … Continue reading Crohn’s Disease Diet: Best & Worst Foods

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Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health

Source: Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM    Digestion is a complex process with many components and digestive enzymes are among the most important.[1]Digestive enzymes help break down food so that the body can use the nutrients within the food. For a healthy person, their … Continue reading Enzymes in Food: 10 best foods for gut health

How to Navigate Nutrition Facts and Food Labels

Source: How to Navigate Nutrition Facts and Food Labels by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Whether you’re looking to lose weight, curb your sugar intake, eat organic, non-GMO foods, or you’re simply health-conscious, food labels and Nutrition Facts are information resources that can help you make healthy, informed decisions about your diet. In July … Continue reading How to Navigate Nutrition Facts and Food Labels

Fatty Liver Diet: Best Foods, Supplements, & Lifestyle Changes

Source: Fatty Liver Diet: Best Foods, Supplements, & Lifestyle Changes by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  As the most common chronic liver disease in the West, non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is a scary-sounding diagnosis. People with this condition are at a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease, liver failure, hepatitis, and diabetes. But … Continue reading Fatty Liver Diet: Best Foods, Supplements, & Lifestyle Changes

Low oxalate Diet: One Way to Keep Away Kidney Stones

Source: Low oxalate Diet: One Way to Keep Away Kidney Stones by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Ask anyone who has had a kidney stone, and they'll tell you that it's one of the most unpleasant experiences they have ever had! Different types of kidney stones exist, but the most common is a calcium … Continue reading Low oxalate Diet: One Way to Keep Away Kidney Stones

Dehydrated Kale Chips: Two Tasty Recipes

Source: Dehydrated Kale Chips: Two Tasty Recipes by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  When you eat a plant-based diet, you may miss crunchy, salty snacks, which can be hard to come by with this style of eating. Kale chips may be just the snack to satisfy your cravings. And, not only are they vegan, but they’re … Continue reading Dehydrated Kale Chips: Two Tasty Recipes

A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

Source: A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  When you're having digestive problems, you may not feel like eating anything. Even your favorite food may seem unappetizing when you're dealing with nausea, diarrhea, constipation, or other digestive issues. Fortunately, there are easy-to-digest foods that can help … Continue reading A Guide for Easy-to-Digest Foods That are Actually Healthy

The 6 Best Vegan Supplements

Source: The 6 Best Vegan Supplements by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  As a vegan, making sure you get adequate nutrition is very important. Since many vitamins and minerals are more readily available from animal sources, it’s important to know how taking certain supplements could affect your health. Fortunately, a vegan diet can be quite … Continue reading The 6 Best Vegan Supplements

Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk

Source: Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Calcium, the most abundant mineral in the body, makes up 1.5 percent to 2 percent of your weight. Most of the mineral resides in your bones and teeth, but calcium in your bloodstream plays an important role in many … Continue reading Calcium Deficiency: Natural Approaches to Minimize Your Risk

Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements

Source: Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Calcium orotate is the most highly absorbed calcium supplement. Extensive research by the late German doctor Hans A. Nieper, M.D. found that orotate molecules are the most efficient carriers of calcium, magnesium, lithium, and other ions in the body. Orotates can … Continue reading Calcium Orotate: How It Compares to Other Calcium Supplements