When it comes to health and weight loss, there is no shortage of advice. But what you want is certainty. You may find yourself searching through posts and comments on Facebook, YouTube, or Instagram, trying to find the perfect diet or foods for you.
There are many conflicting opinions about what it means to eat a healthy, balanced diet. In Functional Nutrition, a “balanced diet” is one that is appropriate for your lifestyle, health concerns, and food preferences. And there is not one specific diet or way of eating that works for everyone. Your food and lifestyle plans should be tailored to you in order to improve your overall health and well-being.
A great start towards boosting your health or weight loss is by learning which foods work best for you. With my Elimination Diet, here, you will feel more certain about any foods that may have been suppressing your energy, weight and health goals.
Once you know what foods work best for your body, you will be able to start...
Your body is full of cells that are constantly at work to keep you alive and well. In your early years you need those cells to be working as fast as you are growing. Then you hit a point where you recognize that you are maintaining a regular height, shoe size and ideally, weight. This is a good time to start considering your personal mTOR control to make sure you are aging your best. So...what is mTOR?
mTOR is an enzyme in your body that interprets signals from multiple pathways in your body. This includes nutrients like glucose, growth factors such as insulin, hormones such as leptin and stresses from starvation, DNA damage and more to regulate a wide variety of cellular functions. It translates how your cells handle protein turnover, cell growth, cell survival, metabolism, energy balance and stress responses… all of which impact your health and how you age.
mTOR is essential to your growth as a healthy child, HOWEVER...as an adult you need this cell regulator to slow down....