‘food sensitivities’

It Happened This Week: Diet Show Fatigue, Raw Food Diets & Food Needs

By Marsha Hudnall on 08/13/2010

Adia Colar told NBC, "Enough with the Diet Shows," giving a brief look at some of the big problems with shows like the Biggest Loser.  Don't get me started!  Oh, wait, we've already been there.  And there.  And there. That'sfit reviewed the pros and cons of a raw food diet. Bottom line:  It's only for the extremely disciplined.  We'd also […] Read more »

Changing for Me, Not for Others

By Robyn Priebe on 08/04/2010

A component of our new Food As Medicine Program at Green Mountain is food sensitivity testing.  We use LEAP (Lifestyle Eating and Performance) MRT (Mediator Release Testing) to assess for food and food-chemical sensitivities.  People experience a wide range of symptoms from food sensitivities, the most common of which are headaches, migraines, IBS, diarrhea, and fibromyalgia.  It's so interesting seeing the […] Read more »

Variety, It’s Good Stuff

By Robyn Priebe on 02/17/2010

If you can, think back over the past week and try to list all the different grains you ate.  I’ll wait………  What did you come up with?  Could you count them all on one hand?  Would it be the same for other food groups like fruits & vegetables?  Granted variety in our food choices is affected by the seasons (somewhat), […] Read more »

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