We are raised to believe that doctors have all of the answers. We know that if you find a good doctor to treat something specific (i.e. oncologist for cancer) they can be effective at doing just that. But what is sorely missing in traditional Western Medicine is “preventative care” (lifestyle habits) to potentially avoid the disease altogether, and, education on follow-up changes to our lifestyles after doctors do their jobs.
What makes our Loaves so filling? How do the micro and macro ingredients go to work together? Read on to find out!
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2021 is the year to focus on you, and we’re here to support you on your journey to health and help you reach your goals! We interviewed Bobbi Giudicelli, one of the founders of Read The Ingredients, to get the backstory on her inspiring health journey as well as chat more about her favorite tips for anyone looking to live a healthier lifestyle and rebuild their relationship with food!
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It’s finally 2021! It’s a chance to regroup, focus on health, eat mindfully, feel energized, and stock up on healthy, nutritious foods. If you’re wondering exactly what to get and what to incorporate in your life, look no further than this blog to guide you to your perfect purchase to optimal health.
Inevitably, this is the busiest time of year. Whether you are traveling, getting ready for the new year, wrapping up work, dealing with kids at home: your busy life takes you places, even during lockdown. We're here to help!
Understand what the bigger goal is. Break it into parts and set milestones or mini goals with defined timelines. Goal setting works best if you can quantify how-much, and by-when.
If my theory is correct, then how do we deal with the stress of these “new normal” lives we are finding ourselves living. The answer is LIFESTYLE. In my opinion, Lifestyle = Diet + Sleep + Exercise + Gratitude + Routine Stress Management.
...I saw a fellow cyclist post a video of an “Off The Couch Ironman” and thought to myself ‘that looks miserable’ (“Off The Couch” meaning he didn’t do any running or swimming training). But I couldn’t get the thought out of my head – he set a goal to see if his body and mind could endure what seems like a nearly impossible feat. And he did it. Then I started wondering if I could do it. And the idea started to get legs…
Scientific studies have shown that eating breakfast sends a message to your body that there will be plenty of fuel to burn for the day. This is important because the alternative is that your body will go into a “starvation state” and slow down certain functions in order to preserve energy for necessary executive functions.
Physical activity is as important to our wellbeing as is proper nutrition. Regardless of whether you are a weekend warrior, workout several times a week, or participate in a specific competitive sport, it is important to understand the role that proper nutrition plays in performance.