Posts tagged Exercise
How Overtraining + Under-Eating Causes Hormone Imbalance & Weight Gain (Part 1-3)

Society has told us for years that if we want to lose weight, we need to eat fewer calories and burn more of them through exercise. This type of lifestyle places an enormous stress on the body, creating numerous health problems and issues including but not limited to suppressed thyroid, slowed metabolism, hormone imbalance, amenorrhea (lost period), irregular cycle, dry skin, thinning hair and/or hair loss, constant feelings of fatigue and weakness. This is part 1 of a 3-part series and sheds light on how overtraining and lack of fuel causes a number of hormone imbalances and weight gain.

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How to Eat & Exercise for Your Body Type (Part 2-3)

Have you ever found yourself searching for information or an answer regarding which amounts or the types of food and exercises that are best based on (insert goal here)? In part 1, you learned how and why overtraining and undereating is not in fact the key to reaching your health and wellness goals. In this post, I discuss the best types and amounts of foods and exercise for you, based on your body type, genetics, dosha and goals.

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10 Steps to Balance Hormones Naturally to Lose Weight & Transform Your Life (part 3-3)

Do any of these sound like you? Rapid weight gain, bloating, puffiness, low libido, can’t lose weight, moody, irritable, depressed, low self-confidence, fatigued, tired, need caffeine, brain fog, acne, skin rash, brittle hair and nails. These are just a few signs and symptoms that something is going on inside the body. The cause of it all- an imbalance of hormones. I’m wrapping up this 3 part series by outlining how to balance your hormones naturally to finally lose weight and transform your life.

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The Best Functional Medicine Detox Options + 10 Tips for Detoxing Daily

Detoxification as one of the biggest changes that people need to make. Too many people are counting calories and not enough are counting chemicals. A quality detoxification protocol supports the liver in facilitating the pathways involved in the processing and excretion of toxins. Most people experience an increased sense of wellbeing, improvement in pain and fatigue levels, enhanced cognitive function and moods, more effective sleep and wake cycles and weight loss when completing a functional medicine detox protocol. From beginner to advanced, these are some of the best detox programs and plans to help get you on your way towards a healthier lifestyle.

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10 Product Alternatives for a Toxin Free Home

With health issues such as asthma, leukemia in children and ADHD increasing by more than 50 percent over the past 45 years, one could certainly make the argument that there is a connection between all those unregulated chemicals and the decline of our country's overall health and wellness. I’ve gathered up 10 Product Alternatives for a Toxin Free Home in order to help you create a healthy living environment for you and your family.

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Parasites— How I Got Rid of them Naturally with this 12 Week Cleanse and Protocol

Like many health issues, the signs and symptoms of being infected with a parasite can mimic other illnesses or health issues such as IBS, blood sugar disregulation, SIBO, candida, adrenal fatigue, thyroid disorders, etc. Research reveals that 99.9% of Americans actually have parasites and some live asymptomatic. After picking up a parasite, I followed this 12 week protocol including herbs such as black walnut, wormwood, clove, and mimosa pudica, specific foods like garlic and pumpkin seeds, and incorporated coffee enemas, to finally get rid of the parasites.

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