Integrative Health Care Blog

Helping you navigate the path toward your best health.

Mindful Eating at Thanksgiving

Mindful Eating at Thanksgiving

Mindful eating does not mean dieting or restrictions. Instead, it is about taking time to take it all in, sight, smell, taste, and more. It gives you a chance to slow down and really appreciate and feel gratitude for your food, your company, and your own body.

What is Health at Every Size?

What is Health at Every Size?

We cannot know the state of your health by looking at your weight, and the idea that we could is a misconception that does a lot of harm. Health at Every Size is a research-based set of principles that helps shift the conversation away from weight as a stand-in indicator for health and instead focuses on health enhancement and well-being regardless of body size.

Nutrition and Emotional Health

Nutrition and Emotional Health

Our relationship with food is closely linked to our emotional health. Having emotions and eating are both physical events that are felt in the body, and we often try to change one by changing the other. Understanding this link allows us to cultivate an emotional relationship with food that supports our health. 

What is Intuitive Eating?

What is Intuitive Eating?

Nutrition Therapy is strongly based on the principles of Intuitive Eating. These principles use forms of physical and emotional awareness to inform our eating habits, helping to create health and balance.

Introducing Nutrition Therapy

Introducing Nutrition Therapy

Based on Intuitive Eating and Health at Every Size philosophy, Nutrition Therapy will help you make more informed food choices and facilitate a deeper understanding of what you eat and why. Your Registered Dietician offers both compassion and expertise, helping you create a healthy personal relationship with food and nourishment.

Triphala for Digestive Health

Triphala for Digestive Health

 Triphala is an Ayurvedic blend that is used to support digestive health and overall vitality. It is tridoshic, which means that it works for most people regardless of their constitution. Literally meaning “three fruits,” Triphala uses the fruits from three Indian...

What is Ashwagandha?

What is Ashwagandha?

 Ashwagandha is an Ayurvedic herb that has been used to support health for thousands of years. It is tridoshic, which means that it works for the constitution of most people, and is used to support, tone, and revitalize bodily functions. As an adaptogen, it is...

Ayurvedic Cleansing with the Seasons

Ayurvedic Cleansing with the Seasons

 Ayurvedic cleanses are centered around a monodiet that includes whole grains, legumes, vegetables, ghee, many spices, and a wide variety of flavors. It is a simplified diet, but it is not a fast. Meals are tasty and satisfying, with complete proteins and balanced...