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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Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

Source: Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  If you have a leaky gut – also called increased intestinal permeability – substances that should stay in the gastrointestinal (GI) tract pass through spaces called tight junctions. In a healthy gut, tight junctions act like gatekeepers, keeping partially digested food … Continue reading Leaky gut: symptoms, causes and remedies

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

Healing Herbs: Embracing Nature’s Medicine

Source: Healing Herbs: Embracing Nature’s Medicine by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  More than 5,000 years ago, Sumerians in ancient Mesopotamia carved the names of commonly used healing herbs onto clay tablets. These tablets provide the first known record of various herbs and their specific healing properties. You might say it was the birth … Continue reading Healing Herbs: Embracing Nature’s Medicine

Top 12 herbs for weight loss

  Source: Top 12 herbs for weight loss by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  If you want to lose weight, get fit, or reduce bloat, the only long-term strategy to ensure lasting success is by changing how you eat and increasing your activity level. However, several herbs and spices can help your fitness journey by boosting … Continue reading Top 12 herbs for weight loss

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