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Paleo - It's A Lifestyle

Paleo - It's A Lifestyle

January is a time to reset, regroup and recommit and many people choose to adopt or revisit a Paleo Diet for multiple reasons. A Paleo lifestyle is about more than just nutrition.  It is about living and embodying a way of life...

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The Paleo Diet & Liver Disease

The Paleo Diet & Liver Disease

National Liver Awareness Month is an annual designation observed in October.  The liver is your largest internal organ and is critically important in performing many functions. A healthy liver is responsible for absorbing and filtering everything you put into your...

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Beyond Gluten - Grains & Your Paleo Diet

Beyond Gluten - Grains & Your Paleo Diet

On January 13, we observe National Gluten-Free Day alongside our gluten-free friends! Gluten is a protein found in wheat, rye, and barley that many people spend their lives avoiding due to celiac disease, an intolerance or a dietary choice. The effects of gluten are...

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Do You Need To Worry About FODMAPs?

Do You Need To Worry About FODMAPs?

FODMAP is an acronym for fermentable short-chain carbohydrates, called oligosaccharides (fructans, galactans), disaccharides (lactose), monosaccharides (fructose), and polyols (sugar alcohols). FODMAPs are a group of naturally occurring compounds that are not completely digested or absorbed in the intestines: they move slowly...

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Can You Be A Paleo Vegetarian?

Can You Be A Paleo Vegetarian?

Is it possible to be Paleo and vegan (or even vegetarian) at the same time? There are people all over the world who recognize the importance of animal welfare and preservation. But, whilst sparing animal life may feel like the...

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