digestive health

All About Tigernuts

May 18

I love nuts, but unfortunately, my body does not appreciate them. Nuts, even though they are an amazing source of healthy fats, vitamins, and minerals, are usually not an ideal choice for those of us who suffer from any kind of digestive issues. Nuts and seeds are also not recommended for autoimmune (AI) patients, and […]

Read the full article →

50 shades of nightshades

Feb 07

Sometimes I miss the days when I was only able to divide food into categories like vegetables, fruits, meat, and dairy. Things looked so simple. Doctors always recommended to eat more veggies, so we did, fruit was considered nature’s vitamin packed candy that we should eat daily, milk was claimed to be the number one […]

Read the full article →

FODMAPs

Jan 31

Putting together the best diet that will fit your metabolic needs, goals, and health limitations can be a difficult task. It is very tricky to navigate through the world of modern diet tips and advice from fitness and lifestyle experts – partly because we naturally gravitate towards the easy way out and instant solutions. We […]

Read the full article →

Sexy by nature: book review

Jan 17

This book is very near and dear to my heart, not just because it was released on March 18th, which is my birthday, but because this book literally saved my ladyparts. I discovered Stefani Ruper, the author of this amazing book, during my search for non-hormonal birth control. At that time I had been on […]

Read the full article →

BEYOND THE TOOTHBRUSH

Dec 21

When I was little, probably around five years old, I lost almost all of my baby teeth because of terrible cavities. When I entered first grade at school, I already had a mouth full of permanent teeth and also two mercury fillings. My teeth were crooked because there was an extra tooth growing in behind […]

Read the full article →