• Low-Carb Dinner Recipes

6 Easy Low-Carb Dinner Recipes for Women’s Health (Ready in 30 Minutes or Less!)

Take your regular weeknight dinner ideas and turn them into healthier, low-carb options you and your family will love. These recipes are simple, and easy to prepare in your kitchen when you’ve had a long day and you want to make something delicious and healthy for yourself, or your whole family. Low-carb has NEVER been [...]

  • detox for weight loss

Should You Detox to Lose Weight? 6 Toxins That Make You Fat

A build up of these toxins can disrupt hormones like insulin, bog down detoxification pathways, and contribute to inflammation, all of which healthy eating habits and exercise can’t overcome on their own. If you want a successful weight loss detox, make sure to address these sources of toxins to make sure they’re not bogging down [...]

  • Healing Hypothyroidism

Healing Hypothyroidism with East West Medicine

Risk of developing an underactive thyroid, or hypothyroidism, increases with age, during pregnancy, postpartum, and during menopause. With women being 5 to 10 times more likely to develop hypothyroidism than men, it’s crucial to recognize the signs and symptoms of hypothyroidism, as well as to have the tools you need to be proactive about thyroid [...]

  • weight loss for women

Can’t Lose Weight? Kickstart Your Weight Loss with a Holistic Liver Detox

Weight loss struggles are often accompanied by symptoms like low energy, constant cravings, and poor digestion. And when we take a closer look, underlying these symptoms are hormone imbalance, poor detox function, and inflammation–all of which are key indicators that your liver may not be functioning optimally. Finding solutions to help with weight loss for [...]

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Calm the Fire Within: Foods that Reduce Inflammation

One word I want every patient to know is - INFLAMMATION!  The more we learn about inflammation, the more we recognize that inflammation is the root of some of the most chronic diseases. Need proof? The Department of Health and Human Services and the American Heart Association both show that chronic inflammation is linked to diseases [...]

  • inflammation in women

Inflammation in Women Speeds Up Aging: What You Can Do About It

We usually feel inflammation as pain, swelling, or redness—especially after an injury--and it’s a normal and essential part of healthy immune function. But unlike acute inflammation, an ever-present, systemic, and low-grade inflammation in women is a major contributor to the aging process, and is often painless and hardly detectable. You probably won’t feel this type [...]

Can Coffee Cause Cancer?

Thanks to a new lawsuit, we have a new controversy about coffee on our hands. The Council for Education and Research on Toxics (CERT), a non-profit organization, are claiming that coffee sellers expose people to harmful chemicals—specifically Acrylamide. This chemical is created when coffee beans are roasted, and when other foods are fried, baked, or [...]

Seven Simple Steps to Reduce and Prevent Cancer

How do cancerous tumors travel from one area of the body to another? Researchers are still working on answers to what causes metastases, but science took a step closer to a solution thanks to a study released last week in the journal Nature. A team of researchers from Weill Cornell Medicine and Memorial Sloan Kettering [...]

Get to Know Your Skin Story

Every skin has a unique story, with color and features distinctively its own. Even more, our skin shifts over time, changing with each season and each phase of our lives. It’s no wonder there are so many pricy cleansers and lotions out there to target your every skin need! […]