The Great Health 365 BlogThoughts and suggestions on how you can increase your wellness, every day of the year...
Ever wonder what it would take to beat thyroid disease? Last week I met a determined lady at a workshop I taught who had suffered from fatigue and other mysterious symptoms for several years, along with a stubborn 70 pound weight gain, I'll just call her Sandy. She...read more
A number of foods have been found to benefit the immune system in a range of ways. One group of foods is thought to reduce inflammation in the body, leading to less wear and tear on all your bodily systems, including your immune system. Adding anti-inflammatory foods...read more
By now, almost everyone has heard of probiotics, the active cultures in a range of dairy products such as yogurt, some cheeses and kefir, and in fermented foods such as miso, kimchi and sauerkraut. Most of these are tasty additions to our diet that can also help...read more
A new study has just revealed a startling hidden connection between the brain and the immune system. Researchers always assumed that there was no lymph system in the brain. Now, they have discovered lymphatic pathways hidden deep inside the brain that can help explain...read more
Stress is a normal part of modern daily life, but most people are not aware of the negative consequences of stress on their health - until it is too late. Some people are able to cope with stress better than others, while others take practical steps to reduce their...read more
Alcohol is a prevalent drug of choice in Western society, one that many people turn to in order to relieve stress, relax, and 'enjoy themselves'. However, recent studies are starting to give us a clearer picture of just how harmful alcoholic beverages can be to our...read more