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Health and Wellness Headlines for August 17

Pivio: The Complete Health Improvement ProgramStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on August 16, 2022, 7:00 am.Learn about this community-based education program informing physicians and patients alike about the power of nutrition as medicine. “The … Read the full story on NutritionFacts.org.Which Diet Works Even Better the Longer You Do It?Story from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on…

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Symptoms of Heavy Metal Toxicity

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The symptoms of heavy metal toxicity can manifest in many different ways including diarrhea, nausea, chills, etc. Because of the many different symptoms that often mimic other conditions, it can be difficult to determine if you have heavy metal toxicity. Fortunately, there are some steps you can take now that can help support your body’s…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for August 10

The “Optimal Diet” Is Put to the TestStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on August 9, 2022, 7:00 am.The CHIP program (now called Pivio) has attempted to take the pioneering lifestyle medicine work of Pritikin and Ornish and spread it out in… Read the full story on NutritionFacts.org.Secretin for AutismStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on August…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for August 3

Ginger Powder as a Pain-KillerStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on August 2, 2022, 7:00 am.There have been at least eight randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trials of ginger for pain. You may recall that I’ve previously… Read the full story on NutritionFacts.org.Foods That Improve Sexual Function in WomenStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on July 28, 2022, 7:00…

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Improve Your Insulin Sensitivity Naturally

Insulin resistance can be difficult to detect without medical tests. However, its effects can be dangerous if left unchecked. This month we are taking a look at the risks and symptoms of insulin resistance, plus 10 preventative measures you can take to reduce your risks of insulin resistance and increase your insulin sensitivity. What Is…

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Heavy Metals In the Body: What You Need to Know

Heavy metals are naturally occurring elements that can be found throughout the environment. Given their prevalence in the foods that we eat and even the air we breathe, we are exposed to high levels of heavy metals every day. Certain metals– including zinc, copper, and iron—are beneficial for your health in small doses. However, overexposure…

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Health and Wellness Headlines for July 20

Aloe Fails to Help Radiation Therapy Skin BurnsStory from NutritionFacts.org. Originally posted on July 19, 2022, 7:00 am.What are the effects of aloe on radiation burns caused by cancer treatment and on the cancer itself? “Worldwide attention was drawn to the… Read the full story on NutritionFacts.org.How Effective Is Chemotherapy for Colon, Lung, Breast, and…

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Supporting Long-Haul Syndrome

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Many people have been experiencing long-lasting symptoms after going through an illness. The cause of these lingering symptoms is still unknown, but some people have reported that certain supplements and lifestyle changes have reduced some of their symptoms like fatigue and brain fog. In this week’s episode, Supporting Long-Haul Syndrome, we’ll discuss some things you…

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Mushrooms: The Underrated Superfood                

Mushrooms have been used for centuries, across many cultures as both food and medicine. A growing body of research now centers on the many benefits of mushrooms both on our physical and mental health. If you’ve only thought of mushrooms as a nice addition to a stir-fry, it’s time to learn more about these fascinating…

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