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High Fat Food Addictive Like Cocaine (via Eco Child’s Play)

High Fat Food Addictive Like Cocaine (via Eco Child’s Play) What we feed our children now will affect them their whole lives.  Raw and whole foods provide necessary nutrients for brain and physical development, as well as emotional well-being. Recently, research has found high fat food actually alters our brains resulting in addiction similar to … Continue reading



THE COEXISTENCE OF SENSITIVITY & OVEREATING The correlation between being a Highly Sensitive Person (HSP) and an emotional eater is too significant not to share. It’s a pairing that I see often – and one that I see in myself. The aim of this post is to share my knowledge of the Highly Sensitive Person … Continue reading

Chemical BPA Linked to Obesity in Children: Scientific American

Excerpt from: Chemical BPA Linked to Obesity in Children: Scientific American. Chemical BPA Linked to Obesity in Children White children exposed to high levels of bisphenol A are five times more likely to be obese than peers with low levels of the chemical, according to new research By Brian Bienkowski and Environmental Health News   … Continue reading

Making Sense of a Toxic Life

As the first part of our experiment in Nicaragua is coming to an end, I am noticing many changes in us. The boys are much calmer these days. We have come very far the three of us. This experience is by far the hardest we are going through together but also the most rewarding, we … Continue reading

Food Addiction, Food Allergies and Weight Gain – Associated Content from Yahoo! – associatedcontent.com

Food Addiction, Food Allergies and Weight Gain Debra Cornelius Debra Cornelius, Yahoo! Contributor Network Jan 12, 2010 “Contribute content like this. Start Here.” Food addiction is a disorder, compulsion, and excessive craving for and consumption of food. Uncontrollable cravings for large amounts of food, often even though feelings of fullness and physical discomfort are experienced … Continue reading

Food Addiction, Food Allergy and Overweight

Food Addiction, Food Allergy and Overweight (Reblogged) By Sephen Levine, Ph. D. Have you ever eaten something – a bowl of ice cream, a piece of cheese, an orange – and felt hungrier than before? Do you have urges for a particular food and find it hard to satisfy your craving unless you eat that … Continue reading

Total Wellness Cleanse

The Easiest, Fastest Way To a Slimmer You Posted in Cleansing, Healthy Choices. Written by yelkaim If you are trying to lose weight, you probably want to do it as quickly as possible. This might lead you to try a number of fad diets or different tricks. Often, losing weight is difficult, and we look … Continue reading

Detox Diet | Cleansing Body Cleanse | Total Wellness Cleanse

Is a Colonic Good for Weight Loss? Is a Colonic good for weight lossMany people like colonics, but is a colonic good for weight loss?Colonics can help remove fecal matter and parasites from our colons, but they will not, alone, help with weight-loss. There is actually a much better way to get a natural colon … Continue reading

Detoxification for Weight Loss | Natural Detox Diet and Cleansing | Total Wellness Cleanse

Detoxification for weight loss is easier than you may think. Detoxing and weight loss go hand-in-hand. So does being toxic and storing fat. Detoxification for weight loss will require you to remove toxins from your body with a proper diet and exercise so you can keep weight off for good. When you regularly eat toxic … Continue reading

Does Stress Make You Fat?

Does Stress Make You Fat? (Does Fat Make You Stressed?) Stress…fat…an endless cycle? It may be a classic catch-22, but how do we put the kibosh on the whole thing? The Problem Americans: smart and industrious, democratic and free — and, unfortunately, anxiety-riddled and overweight . Stress and fat go together like peanut butter and … Continue reading