With summer weather in full gear, staying hydrated is even more crucial than normal, especially for those with digestive concerns. Why Is Water Important? Water is an essential nutrient, meaning that it is required in amounts that exceed the body’s ability to produce … [Read more...] about How Does Hydration Impact Gut Health?
Anti-Inflammatory Diet Recommendations One of my favourite topics...anti-inflammatory diets! I incorporate an anti-inflammatory approach with many of my clients to help combat the low level inflammation that is associated with many chronic diseases. However, I see a ton of … [Read more...] about Anti-Inflammatory Diet: Recommended Foods and Foods to Limit
Introduction to Dysbiosis! Dysbiosis is a fairly new concept related to gut health that is showing up more in more in both research and mainstream media. Read on to learn about what dysbiosis is, potential causes, associated health conditions and a review of treatment … [Read more...] about What is Dysbiosis?
Kimchi is a traditional Korean fermented vegetable dish. Its gained popularity recently due to interest in fermented foods containing probiotic bacteria. Kimchi usually contains cabbage and is made from lacto-fermentation – the same process that creates dill pickles and … [Read more...] about Kimchi: What Is It and Should You Be Eating It?