HEALTHY New Year! TOP-10 Tummy-Shrinking Tips
Happy New Year! It's an opportunity for a fresh start. I'll take it! Because I can use any any reason to start over. Maybe it's a perfect time to introduce a new level of self-love and self-respect into my daily routine. The New Year is a great reason to do that!
I used to dream of having a flat tummy. Now I have one, and yes, it makes me happy. The big step was to stop following the crowd. All those "healthy" cookies and crackers are for other people to enjoy, not me. Nope. It's a tiny ...
Maple Syrup NOT Healthy! The devil is in the details.
By Jane Barthelemy.
We LOVE drizzling tons of maple syrup on our gluten-free pancakes! After all, it's pure sap from maple trees. Right? Sorry, the answer is NO! But maple syrup is unprocessed? Right? The answer is NO! But maple syrup low in sugar? Right? NO NO NO! But maple won't acidify my body like sugar, right? SORRY, IT ACIDIFIES EXACTLY THE SAME AS SUGAR! Oh dear! As usual, the devil is in the details. This won't be my most popular post. Ha Ha! Here goes!
Chronic Disease is Just Nutrients Lost in Processed Food
Four-time Nobel Prize Winner Dr. Linus Pauling once said: “Every sickness, every ailment, and every disease can be traced back to an organic trace mineral deficiency.” And it’s still true. What is ONE SINGLE thing that could end chronic disease? All of them: Diabetes, cancer, hypertension, heart disease, malnutrition, etc? It is THIS: Eat whole foods, unrefined. Instead of processed grains, eat dark rice and whole wheat flour. Forget white rice and white flour.
This study below shows ...
10 Steps to Maintain Healthy Weight as We Age
By Jane Barthelemy. Is it normal and unavoidable for our bodies to expand every year? Nope. A large body is absolutely not a necessary part of aging. We sometimes think of midriff fat as negative only for our outer appearance. But in fact the midriff bulge hides invisible health risks inside your body in both men and women. There are myriad causes and cures for the expanding midriff. It's a poorly understood topic that affects millions. In this heavily researched article I'm offering a multi-leveled approach to causes and solutions to the expanded midriff. ...
Xylitol, NOT a low calorie sweetener!
By Jane Barthelemy. Is Xylitol a healthy sweetener? Touted as a safe sugar substitute for diabetics in snacks, chewing gum, and baking, Xylitol is NOT the low-calorie sweetener it's cracked up to be. Just look at the nutrition label and you'll see it's loaded with calories and carbs. I don't accept that stripping birch bark and thus killing the tree is sustainable or earth-friendly. How is Xylitol produced? How does it affect the body? You deserve to know the truth to make an informed choice. ...
7 Most Addictive Foods, How to be free of bad habits
By Jane Barthelemy. Starting over means we can question our old patterns, lifestyle, and especially habitual thoughts. When stress is high, there's greater need to be vigilant about your health and balance. We often choose momentary joy that harms our long-term health. If you notice yourself craving "comfort foods" like cookies, energy bars, or chips, you're already familiar with that strange unconscious appeal. Something about that food makes you always want more. This is a specific neurological response purposely created to charm you into consuming it. Oh yes! Countless studies show that certain foods stimulate ...
Vanquish Obesity & Diabetes, 6 Steps
Like two sides of the same problem, Obesity and Diabetes have similar roots. The six primary culprits work together to perpetuate a cycle that's tough to break. This article outlines the six culprits, and how to break them.
These are the 6 roots of Obesity and Diabetes:
Low fiber diet,
High blood sugar causing glucose addiction,
Refined grains (simple carbs = sugar),
Empty foods, Mineral deficiencies from packaged industrial foods,
Emotional craving for ...
Healing the Forgotten Pandemics: Osteoarthritis and Osteoporosis
This is part four of my video series on how to eliminate the Forgotten Pandemics (which are also the top Covid comorbidities.) This article is about Osteoarthritis and Osteoporosis which affect 550 million worldwide. This is all about flour, sweets and sugar.
Bone diseases are a major health threat worldwide. Osteoarthritis, means "joint inflammation". Osteoporosis means "porous bones", or low bone density affecting many women.
Did you know there are more Suicides than Covid deaths in the world?
Greetings to you all from Bali, where all is well. I'm so excited to unveil my new video series. I'm a peaceful person, however when backed into a corner, as we all are now, I take action. In researching the world health situation, I suddenly noticed that suicides are more than double Covid deaths this year. WHAT? It seemed unbelievable, but I checked and re-checked the figures on the W.H.O. website, and they're as clear as day. Check it out. My last post was an earlier version. This one is a ...
Myth-Busting “Natural” Sweeteners. It’s about FRUCTOSE, darlin’!
BEWARE when a sweetener claims to be "natural" or "low glycemic". Don't be fooled.
Sugar is sugar no matter what form it's in. Here's a little-known secret to help you see clearly through marketing hype: The two primary sugars in foods are glucose and fructose. Most sweeteners are a mixture of both. Both fructose and glucose taste fabulously delicious! Yet they're both the toxic root of obesity and metabolic mayhem in the body. Together these two sugars cause or exacerbate most of our modern chronic diseases.
10 Amazing Health Benefits of Walking
Trekking on the Camino in Spain, I learned an important lesson. I walked 125 km of the trail in 8 days, which means about 15 km per day. Some days it was 25 km, some days just 8. My body was weary, however my mind and spirit felt total joy and freedom! My skeleton and musculature were gently realigned each day. Even better, I enjoyed a time of peace, a chance to be with myself away from WiFi, computer, and cell phone. Yes, I was tired, however when I arrived in Santiago de Compostela and the Finisterre ocean at the end of the trip, I felt AWESOME! ...
Is GMO-free Safe to Eat? NO! Many non-GMO foods harvested with Glyphosate!
Is GMO-free food safe?
The shocking answer is NO. Sadly, GMO isn't our only health risk. Monsanto's toxic pesticides and herbicides like Glyphosate are widely used on both GMO and non-GMO foods. To be safe and chemical-free, we need to eat 100% Organic
. This article shows surprising new scientific research, clearly linking many common chronic diseases to Glyphosate. ...
Best Paleo Sweeteners
By Jane Barthelemy.
The spotlight is on Paleo Sweeteners
- minimally processed that don't raise blood sugar. We live in times when sugars and refined carbs in industrial foods are causing epidemic health challenges worldwide. Many people are turning to the Paleo diet for guidance. What did our ancestors eat? ...
5 Top Paleo Sweeteners
By Jane Barthelemy. Top ratings go to Raw Honey, Chicory Root, Lo Han Guo, Swerve Sweetener, and Stevia leaves - raw and unprocessed,
the healthiest Paleo sweeteners. The criterion are based on purity, stable blood sugar, and balanced metabolism. With a growing epidemic of diabetes, obesity, and...
My 6-Step Paleo-Meridian Weight Loss System
By Jane Barthelemy.
Can the Paleo Diet and the ancient Chinese calendar hold the secrets to weight control? Guidelines for human health were encoded in our DNA thousands of years ago. Ancient Chinese texts describe the ideal method to optimize health, by harmonizing with Nature's cycles. Using the Paleo Diet together with the Chinese 24-hour meridian clock, can help you to not only lose ...
Forbidden Fruits, Which Ones Make You Fat?
By Jane Barthelemy.
What's the worst food for weight gain? Sugary fruit! Surprising new studies show high-fructose fruits are top culprits in weight gain. Due to a genetic mutation 40,000 years ago, the fructose you eat goes immediately to fat. To lose weight, skip these fruits: Bananas, Grapes, Pineapples, Mangos, Oranges, Dried fruits, Raisins, Dates, Melons, Peaches, Sweet apples and juices. Instead eat tart fruits:
raspberries, grapefruit, ...
2 Reasons Why Sugars Make You Fat
Our body has the amazing ability to turn what we eat into energy. We can use it right away, or store it for the future! By Guest Writer . What doesn't get used as energy get stored, typically as fat. , nutrition coach, personal trainerHealthy Solution: Use non-glycemic natural sweeteners! Sugar has a profound impact on your diet and waistline, ...
Good-bye Sugar Cravings. Hello Health!
It's 3:30 pm, your brain is getting foggy, your energy is a bit low, your nerves are on edge, and you need a sweet snack. Sound familiar? Sugar cravings are a very physical reality in our lives. Sugar stimulates the brain’s reward centers through the neuro-transmitter dopamine, just like other addictive drugs. Foods high in fat and sugar stimulate ...