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Let’s discover MINDFUL EATING

Mindful eating is based on mindfulness, a Buddhist concept. I feel that it is important to look at mindfulness first then go to mindful eating.  The definition of mindfulness is the quality or state of being conscious or aware of something. Mindfulness is a mental state achieved by focusing one's awareness on the present moment,… Continue reading Let’s discover MINDFUL EATING

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Gut health DOES affect Mental health

Did you know that we have a gut-brain connection and it is no joke!? Today I am looking into the link between my gut health and my mental health. Our gastrointestinal tracts are sensitive to emotion. Anger, anxiety, sadness, elation — all of these feelings (and others) can trigger symptoms in the gut. These two organs… Continue reading Gut health DOES affect Mental health

Story of Faith

Jokes on me – Gut Health Struggles Continue

Hi, as many of you know my, name is Faith I, have abdominal adhesions and it sucks. I have spent years with abdominal issues but had bigger things to deal with so, this never was at the top of my list. But I am sure that it should have been.This weekend all was going good… Continue reading Jokes on me – Gut Health Struggles Continue

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Let the POOP happen – The proper way to POOP!

Having proper posture sure is tough and taking proper poops should be easy enough but we’ve grown accustomed to pushing, straining, and forcing out our stuff. Okay, enough poo-etry. Pooping is actually very scientific. It’s a combination of biology (our gut biome, intestinal tract, colon, etc.), physics (gravity), and ass-tronomy (get it?). Einstein pooped, Newton… Continue reading Let the POOP happen – The proper way to POOP!

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Let’s talk Sh*t shall we? Oh Poop

Well, Poop has become the topic of many conversations that my fiancé and I have lately. Poor guy. You see the night I moved in with him is the exact night I ended up in the hospital for a bowel obstruction. This man has been so sweet to me and puts up with my need… Continue reading Let’s talk Sh*t shall we? Oh Poop

Dr. Gundry Mail

Dr. Gundry Mail – It’s not really beef! (Read before eating)

If you know me you know I love this mans way of thinking and all the studies that he has done! I thought that I would share today's email with you. (and others I get and think you will like) WHY KEEP GREATNESS TO MYSELF!? Note: I cannot eat beef, but I love this and… Continue reading Dr. Gundry Mail – It’s not really beef! (Read before eating)

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Eat for Success – improve your general digestive health.

You can do plenty of things to improve your general digestive health. I have to improve mine or it is surgery for something that I just do not want. So today we will talk about EATING FOR SUCCESS One is to eat a diet rich in foods that aid the growth of beneficial gut bacteria.… Continue reading Eat for Success – improve your general digestive health.

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EASY way to Lose Water Weight

The human body contains around 60% water, which plays a key role in all aspects of life. Yet, many people worry about water weight. I can tell when I am holding on to water as my rings get tight. Excess water retention, also known as edema, is a different issue. Though it’s usually harmless, it… Continue reading EASY way to Lose Water Weight

Food I love

Impressive Health Benefits of Cabbage

I want to share with you why I am now adding more cabbage into my diet. But, I am not doing the cabbage diet so don't get me wrong. I am following a doctor monitored program. But, I wanted to share with you why I LOVE CABBAGE! Despite its impressive nutrient content, cabbage is often… Continue reading Impressive Health Benefits of Cabbage