What to Eat to Beat Inflammation

What is inflammation? Inflammation is the body’s response to a problem. It’s a normal, important reaction that signals to the immune system that something is wrong, so it can fight off infection or heal injuries like cuts or bruises. When you have the flu and run a fever, that’s inflammation. When you eat something bad…

Anti-Inflammatory Meal Ideas to Heal Your Body

In today’s fast-paced world, chronic diseases like heart disease, diabetes, and arthritis are on the rise, often attributed to poor dietary choices and sedentary lifestyles. However, research suggests that embracing an anti-inflammatory diet can play a crucial role in preventing and managing these conditions. As a registered dietitian, I’m passionate about empowering individuals to make…

Top Anti-Inflammatory Foods

What is inflammation?  Inflammation is a normal process in your body that is part of host defense and tissue healing. A little bit of inflammation contributes to healing. Generally speaking, inflammation is the body’s immune system’s response to an irritant. Many things can cause inflammation such as pathogens (bacteria, viruses, or fungi), an external injury like…

Best Foods to Eat During a Crohn’s Flare

Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are two types of conditions known as inflammatory bowel disease or IBD. Crohn’s disease is defined by chronic inflammation and irritation of the gastrointestinal tract. While symptoms vary from person to person, there are some common symptoms of inflammation of the GI tract caused by Crohn’s disease. Common symptoms Chronic diarrhea…

Are Foods Making Me Sick?

Abdominal bloating, pain, fatigue, joint pain, trouble sleeping, skin changes, migraines, can’t focus or concentrate, and weight imbalances. Do these symptoms sound familiar? Are you experiencing any of these symptoms? Did you know these symptoms can be caused by adverse food reactions such as food allergies and food intolerances or sensitivities? A Client’s Story Paula,…