The brain has long been the domain of specialists like neurologists and brain surgeons. But you don’t have to be a brain surgeon to take good care of your brain. I’m not a brain expert. I am, however, a health practitioner with training in functional nutrition, and I’m struck by how much power we… Continue reading There’s So Much You Can Do For Your Brain!
If you’ve ever wondered whether it’s possible to age with your health intact, you’re not alone. I’ve been thinking about this quite a bit recently, and this is what I’ve learned. First, in order to address the question of whether it is possible to age with wellness, we need to consider the major players in… Continue reading Aging Well: Key Factors That Make a Difference
If you live in the Connecticut River Valley, you know that it is an area rich in agriculture. During this harvest season, I’m feeling particularly grateful for the abundance of small farms that sell their produce at local farmers’ markets. No doubt you have one near you? I love to frequent farmers’ markets, and here’s… Continue reading Farmers’ Markets
Today, September 22, 2017, is marked at least in part by the autumnal equinox. At least that is so here in the northeast. Do you know what the term equinox refers to? To make sure I knew, I looked it up. According to Wikipedia, an equinox is the moment during which the plane of the… Continue reading Equinox
Nature is much on my mind these days. Actually, always. But right now especially, because where I live winter is trying to give way to springtime, and that always stirs me. Eager for sunshine and color, I love watching the first snowdrop flowers open their droopy, white bells; silvery and reddish buds begin to… Continue reading Boost Your Health With Nature