One of the best ways to improve your digestion and your overall health whether you eat raw or vegan is to follow some very simple food combining rules.
Most folks who follow a raw food diet or health-conscious diet have heard something about food combining, or consciously combining (or not combining!) certain foods in order to […]
This is one of the most common questions I get: why don’t you recommend oil, even olive oil?
I can understand feeling frustration when you try to remove something from your diet, it happened to me too in the past, but we must examine the issue of consuming oils objectively.
To start with, the simple answer: Oil […]
Are smoothies always healthier than juices, and if not, in what circumstances should you drink juices versus smoothies?
Let’s answer this tricky question.
Now, smoothies, and especially green smoothies or smoothies with all kinds of powders are all the craze.
Juice extractors are not as popular as they used to be, but still can have their place in […]
I’ll never forget the day my brother told me my mother had only 2 years to live.
The year was 2002, and my mother had just been diagnosed with Leukaemia after gone through a bone marrow biopsy.
This news came only months after my father passed away; in fact, we believe it was this event that precipitated […]
In terms of volume, water is our greatest nutrient need – second only to oxygen.
One of the main reasons you get tired is because you may be dehydrated.
Dehydration is considered a contributor to more lifestyle diseases than any other single factor, except fat.
By being dehydrated, we compromise the body’s effort to rid itself of accumulated […]