We all love good food, and it turns out that our bacterial buddies are no different. But while the food we eat might be yummy to us, it often lacks what our bacteria love most: fiber. Here's a list of some of our favorite pro- and prebiotics.
DrBonnie360 deep dives into three of dietary components--fibers, fats, and polyphenols--to elucidate their role in immune health and why they are necessary.
The inundation of pathogens and irritants our bodies are barraged with on a daily basis can certainly take a toll on our immune systems, especially in addition to the other stressors we face in our lives. As such, it is extremely necessary to keep our immune systems well-fueled and ready to tackle these obstacles. Here are eight of our favorite immune boosting foods to help you keep your immune system in fighting form.
What makes you, YOU? Science would tell you that your uniqueness is confined to ~1% of your DNA, but your diet should tell you otherwise. Join us as Dr. Bonnie breaks down the genetics and microbiology that dictate why your diet should be exclusive to you and only you!
Food handlers at grocery stores, meatpacking plants, fast food restaurants, and delivery services have tested positive for COVID-19. This raises a concern that the virus is being passed on through food handling or other shoppers touching groceries during their shopping…
We are responsible for crafting a better future for our families and the legacies we leave behind with them. Not only is this necessary in the values we instill in our children, it is also necessary in the way in which we protect and defend their health. Emily Stauch at Flawed Yet Functional understands the magnitude of this responsibility and activity seeks to fulfill it via her blog, in which she details healthful foods, exercises, and healthy lifestyle habits so that the health of future generations remains secure.
Dry mouth is not only unpleasant, but it may also lead to more serious medical and dental issues. No one wants to visit the dentist more than they need to, so we’ve provided you with some easy lifestyle adjustments that will lead you to a happy and healthy mouth.
Anxiety is an obstacle to overall well-being. Don’t let it dominate your life. Click here to learn about how you can lessen anxiety in your everyday life and gain back control.
Bloating isn’t only bad for a beach body, but stomach pain can be unbearable. Before you grab the Tums, try these tips and tricks to combat stomach pain and have a happy GI tract.
We all know that what we eat is important for our health, but equally important is how we eat. A few easy dietary changes listed here can improve not only your oral health, but can contribute to your overall wellness.