Get to Know GERD

GERD is short for gastroesophageal reflux disease.  GERD affects almost 30% of adults and is a chronic condition.  GERD can be triggered by many things that we will discuss in this blog.  In order to be diagnosed with GERD you are most likely experiencing these symptoms multiple times a week.   Since GERD is something you…

Vitamin D It’s all the Craze

Vitamin D deficiency is something that around 42% of Americans are afflicted with.  There are not many natural sources of this vitamin.  Some professionals believe that vitamin D should actually be considered a hormone and not a nutrient.  The reason for this is because vitamin D has to be activated by the kidneys before your…

How to get local produce and other groceries in the Denver area

Here are ways that you can get fresh produce in the Denver area even though most farmers markets are closed right now.  Most of these services are curb side pick up from pre-made boxes of food or delivered to your home. The links below are companies that utilize mostly local food sources at affordable prices….

Frozen vegetable recipes

Do you have an influx of frozen vegetables in your freezer?  Most of us stocked up of frozen goods at the start of the “stay at home” measures.  If you are not used to eating frozen vegetables regularly then you might be wondering what to do with them?  We hope this blog can help you…

The Low Down on Pre-biotics

  Since the blog topic last week was on probiotics it is only right to educate you all on how to feed those probiotics so that you can get the maximum benefits from them.  The best source of energy for probiotics are called prebiotics. Prebiotics come from the fiber found in plant products.  These fibers…

In the Know on Probiotics

  There has been an increased buzz around the topic of probiotics for your gut health.  Probiotics are comprised of healthier bacteria that help you digest and absorb nutrients more efficiently.  If you don’t consume supplements or foods that have probiotics in them then you might develop a bacterial imbalance in your gut.  This imbalance…