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How to Follow an Anti-inflammatory Diet

My entire 6-part video series on how to follow an anti-inflammatory diet is now up on my YouTube channel! This is probably some of the most important information I have to share because inflammation is connected with so many different health conditions, including multiple sclerosis, which I have been living with for 19 years now.… Continue reading How to Follow an Anti-inflammatory Diet

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COVID-19 Prevention and Recovery Guide

Disclaimer: I am not a doctor. I am a holistic nutritionist. This information is intended for general wellbeing and educational purposes. It is not meant to substitute for the advice of a medical professional. Never take any nutritional supplement before talking to your primary health care provider. Please follow public health advisories. An ounce of… Continue reading COVID-19 Prevention and Recovery Guide

Desserts

Chocolate Avocado Pie

Chocolate Avocado Pie Gluten-free * Dairy-Free Ingredients 283g bag Chocolate chips, semi-sweet (Enjoy Life- Dairy-free chocolate chips) 2 Ripe avocados ½ cup Peanut butter (unsweetened, creamy) ½ cup Almond milk, unsweetened 1 Graham cracker pie crust, store-bought or homemade 1 Tbsp. coconut oil Directions: 1. Melt the chocolate chips and coconut oil in a double… Continue reading Chocolate Avocado Pie

Videos

How to Manage Nerve Pain

During my 19 years living with Multiple Sclerosis, I’ve experienced my fair share of nerve pain. In this video I talk about a few of the ways I’ve learned to manage it naturally. Keep in mind, there are many causes of neuropathy and it’s important to take an individualized approach to treatment based on the underlying… Continue reading How to Manage Nerve Pain

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Things That Affect the Immune System

There are several factors that affect the immune system and how well it will protect us from viruses and pathogens. Taking a holistic approach to health means addressing the body as a whole and paying attention to all these areas. Watch the first video in my new series of health tips in 2 minutes or… Continue reading Things That Affect the Immune System

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Avocado Health Benefits

From heart health to joint health to skin health, avocados are one food that definitely nourishes the body from the inside out!

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Turmeric Pumpkin Seed Bars

Anti-inflammatory Turmeric Pumpkin Seed Bars Grain-free * Gluten-free * Dairy-free RECIPEAdd the ingredients below to your food processor.• 3/4 cup almonds• 3/4 cup cashews• 8 medjool dates, pitted• 3 Tablespoons water• 1/4 cup honey• 1 teaspoon vanilla• 1 Tablespoon ground turmeric• 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon• 1/2 teaspoon ground ginger• 1/4 teaspoon allspice• 1/4 teaspoon clovesKeep these ingredients… Continue reading Turmeric Pumpkin Seed Bars

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Ginger Pear Chai Tea Smoothie

Ginger Pear Chai Tea Smoothie I've been craving smoothies lately, but as we get closer to December and the weather gets colder, I'm also wanting more warming meals. So, why not combine the two! The first time I made this, I did not peel the pear and apparently the blender I was using wasn't strong… Continue reading Ginger Pear Chai Tea Smoothie

Living with MS

The Best Diet For Multiple Sclerosis

You probably came here looking for a definitive answer about what specific diet is the very best diet to follow when you have multiple sclerosis. From vegetarian to vegan, to raw vegan to paleo - I’ve known people who have tried them all, including myself! One thing I would say is this. Be cautious of… Continue reading The Best Diet For Multiple Sclerosis