How sleep works. Even though I specialize in pediatric sleep, it is just as important for the parents to get adequate rest and also understand why it is so important for the whole family! Sleep is a biological human need that is 100% necessary. Contrary to popular belief it is not a luxury, we actually […]
I’m sure you have heard of the saying, “All calories are the same”. This myth is just NOT true and we are going to break it down today into the simplest terms, and uncover why some people lose weight and for others the weight won’t budge. “The conventional wisdom doesn’t stack up against the emerging […]
Puffy face, bad food cravings, always tired, sore muscles, achy joints, “mom brain”, depression, stress, anxiety, weight gain, and trouble losing weight. These are all things you can experience if you are not getting the proper recovery within your sleep. Let’s find out how recovery, sleep, and nutrition are all linked together. What is the […]
“I could barely pick up my daughter, let alone grip a dumbbell.” – Megan Gut health, chronic illness, and inflammation. How are they all related? We all know gut health is super important, BUT do we actually know how important it is? Did you know that an unhealthy gut can cause a multitude of issues […]
Breathing, something you can only go minutes without, is such an underrated topic of optimal health. If you look around you, about 70-80% of adults in America are breathing through their mouths, aka “mouth breathers”. Whether it be during the day or at night, mouth breathing is not good for our bodies. Let’s get down […]
Nutrition is so important, it is our energy, it fuels every single production going on in our body. If we don’t eat correctly our brain is literally starved, our body can’t function the way it is supposed to, and it is REALLY stressful to our wonderful body. Becoming pregnant was a huge red flag waving […]
Food addiction is real, just like any other addiction. The only difference being with the toxic substance we are addicted to, we don’t see negative results on our body immediately. Take sugar, for example. It might not make us feel great, you might get a belly ache if you eat too much or feel lethargic […]
In my weekly grocery shop this past Monday I overheard a woman talking to a friend that she doesn’t eat or drink sugar. She was pointing to a bottle of creamer that clearly advertises on the front of it that there was “no sugar” added into it. I did not read the label on this […]
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