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How to Get Rid of Emotional Eating or Food Addiction for Good

How to Get Rid of Emotional Eating or Food Addiction for Good

In my last post, I talked about emotional eating and how to get to the root of the problem. Today, I want to finish up my thoughts on this all-too-important subject. But before I offer you my insights and practical tips, I just want to discuss briefly what I mean by food addiction. Usually, when […]

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How I Overcame My Chocolate Addiction

How I Overcame My Chocolate Addiction

I have a confession to make: For years and years, I was a chocoholic. Even though I ate only dark chocolate–anywhere from 65% to 85% dark, still, being a Non-secretor, sugar wrecks havoc in my body real easily. (Sugar is an “avoid” for the Non-secretors of all blood types, but Type O Non-secretors are most […]

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Shall I Go Gluten-Free?

Shall I Go Gluten-Free?

While Gluten-Free, Grain-free, Paleo and Low-Carb diets are all the rage, they may work for some and not others. These diets emphasize cutting out grains and starch from your diet. Unless you are diagnosed to have Celiac Disease, you don’t necessarily have to cut out all gluten from your diet. And not all grains or […]

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Does your Breakfast Give You a Sugar Crash?

Does your Breakfast Give You a Sugar Crash?

What do you usually eat for breakfast? Do you like to eat bread, toasts, bagels, muffins, pop-tarts, pancakes, waffles or commercial breakfast cereals? Do you find yourself suddenly tired and hungry, and searching for a snack in the middle of the morning, way before your lunch break? Your mood may change at this time. Maybe […]

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Turning Around Diabetes with the Blood Type Diet

Turning Around Diabetes with the Blood Type Diet

Diabetes runs in my mother’s side of the family, so I am very aware of the possibility that I might get it too. Already in my 20s, I experienced hypoglycemia and frequently felt light-headed and dizzy when I hit blood sugar lows. I wasn’t aware at that time that hypoclycemia was a precursor to Type […]

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Sugar Addiction and Some Tips on How to Wean off of It

In my last blog post, I talked about the idea of making ONE thing your priority each day. Have you been asking yourself this question: “What is that ONE thing that you feel you absolutely must do for your health and well-being today?” This time, I want to talk about how instilling a healthy routine […]

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End-of-the-Year Reflections

As 2017 is drawing to a close, many of us are spending these few days reflecting on the year that has gone by and making New Year resolutions. How has the year been for you in terms of your health? What New Year resolutions have you made? If you have been trying to change your […]

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How to Achieve Youthful-Looking Skin

How to Achieve Youthful-Looking Skin

Recently, two elderly women commented on how good my skin looks. One of them asked me if I’m 22 or 23 (I’m actually 45)! Well, that just made my day! In fact, a couple of college-age colleagues also thought that I look like an early 20-something. One of the elderly ladies asked me if I […]

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What You Need to Know about Eggs

What You Need to Know about Eggs

Happy Easter! Did you go for an Easter Egg hunt? If so, what do you plan to do with all the eggs you have found? Well, here is a LOVEly way to to make a heart-warming breakfast or snack for yourself and your loved ones: Hearty Eggwich. If you prefer to boil eggs instead, I’ve […]

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Spring Detox, the Mild Way

Spring Detox, the Mild Way

Spring has finally arrived here in the Northern Hemisphere! At this time of year, many people want to start a Spring Detox regime. While it’s good to flush the liver after the long winter, during which you might have been eating richer food and exercising less, any detox that’s too drastic may lead to unwanted […]

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