How to Find Out if Your Doctor is Beholden to Pharma

We all know when we see celebrities or athletes promoting a product on television that they’ve been paid for their endorsement. Sarah Jessica Parker probably doesn’t really use boxed hair dye, but we let that slide because it’s obvious she’s just a paid spokesperson for the brand. That’s what big companies do, they pay out billions of dollars…

The Rise of Autism: What’s Really Happening?

When a disorder shows exponential rate increases and becomes the fastest-growing developmental disability, according to the CDC, it’s something worth looking into. It’s happening with Autism. It’s now affecting as many as 1 in 68 children in America and in the 10 year span from 2000-2010 there was a 119.4% increase in autism in the U.S. Autism has become such…

This October, Don't Fall for Pink Washing

This October, Don’t Fall for Pink-Washing

You may have noticed something as summer faded and made way for fall. It’s something that’s almost as prevalent at the store as pumpkin flavored foods – the color pink. Yes, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and it seems the only way to spread awareness is with pink everything. Sure, it may be a…

Adrenal Fatigue: How to Spot it and What to Do

Adrenal Fatigue: How to Spot it and What to Do

We live in a time where busy is a good thing, almost sought after. A time where anything less than multi-tasking is unacceptable. The problem with that mentality is it creates a lot of stress. It’s stressful to have a full calendar, multiple responsibilities, and a to do list that never seems to end. Stress wreaks…

Table Salt: How This Conventional Condiment is Killing You

It’s no secret that table salt can impact your health. It’s an essential nutrient and our bodies can’t function without salt. We’ve been hearing for years that Americans need to reduce their sodium intake. Sodium is one of the leading causes of high blood pressure, and the number one cause of preventable death in the…