Health Tips

Food Addiction & Obesity

How strange when the Holy Grail of the surgery is held before them they are able to accomplish the super-human effort to control their eating and lose weight when they have never been able before. When they stick to the diet, they lose the required weight to have their surgery, yet most of them fail to continue weight loss after their surgery. 

Stress, Covid-19 and Nature

It turns out that taking a walk really does make a difference. However, what science is discovering is the key to releasing stress is walking in areas that have a natural setting with trees, grass, plants, shrubs, and/or green areas. Studies in both Japan and Finland found that people who walked in a natural, woodland setting experienced lower heart rates, lower blood pressure, and less anxiety.

Acne and Cystic Acne: Topical Remedies

Now I want to share a very exciting new product. The company that makes Liquid BioCell has created a facial serum containing the Liquid BioCell molecule. Designed for anti-aging, it improves hydration, microcirculation, and reduces fine lines and wrinkles. I decided to test it for use with acne.

Acne & Cystic Acne: Diet

If you eat meat, a good choice is to eat liver. All types liver, (beef, lamb, chicken, turkey, etc.) are high in Vitamin A because Vitamin A is stored in the liver. Cod liver oil and fish pills and capsules are also high in both Vitamin A and Vitamin D.

For the Love of Reading

Anna Gillingham, a gifted educator and psychologist, who mastered language, began working with Dr. Orton to help him develop instructional materials and strategies. So began the Orton-Gillingham method, still considered the gold standard for teaching reading.