Having firsthand experience, I can tell you how much our gut and brain work together. Eleven months ago I was diagnosed with Celiac Disease, an autoimmune disease that made my body hyper-react to gluten. There was so much inflammation in my gut it affected my brain resulting in terrible brain fog. I couldn’t make decisions or complete anything and felt horribly sick, tired and, depressed.Read More
Author Hazel Morley
When I was a child, living in England, I woke up every morning to bottles of fresh milk on our doorstep delivered by the local milkman. TV adverts promoted the “goodness of milk”; the proteins, essential vitamins and calcium, needed by everybody to build strength and grow.
At elementary school, we received one free bottle of milk a day during our morning break. I hated it. The smell, the taste, the texture. The skinny pink plastic straw.Read More
Do you feel like you're doing your best to eat well, manage your stress, exercise regularly and avoid environmental toxins? Do you feel that even with this effort you are still feeling sluggish, foggy headed and pushing through the everyday?
Or, maybe you have more obvious deficiencies like eczema, frequent colds or digestive issues.Read More
Edited by Stephie Hennekam
Can you imagine living your life without an autoimmune disease? Close your eyes, and stay with this feeling for a minute. If you would be fully healed, what would you be doing? What would people say? What would you say? How would it feel? Stick with it, maybe even write it down so you can come back to this when you need some extra motivation.Read More
Edited by Stephie Hennekam
AUTOIMMUNE DISEASE - WHAT’s IN A NAME?
Despite the rampant occurrence of this term -it is buzzing in the popular media and on the internet- it still is a hard one to digest.
Breaking it down will give you some clarity: our body has its own system, the immune system, which protects us from outside dangers. We don’t have to think about this, it is an automatic reaction. In some cases, the immune system gets confused and attacks its “self”; it attacks our own body. When that happens, one is diagnosed with an autoimmune disease.Read More
Today we are having a talk with Karen, who you might know from her @shelovespopcorn Instagram account where she shares beautiful pictures of her homemade, mouth watering Gerson meals.
Karen started working with Nicolette Richer a little over a year ago. She was suffering from a number of health issues she wantedRead More
9 months after original cancer diagnoses, Dr. Marcia Schaefer, Doctor of Chiropractic, is cancer free after opting out of chemo + radiation from the start and instead opting into The Gerson Therapy. The Gerson Therapy is a natural treatment that activates the body’s extraordinary ability to heal itself through an organic, vegetarian diet, raw juices, coffee enemas and natural supplements.Read More