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The Many Shades of Food

The Many Shades of Food

Can the color of the food you eat make a difference in your health? In Ayurveda, we understand that each color emits electromagnetic radiation in a distinct wavelength. As I discuss in my article, Good Vibrations: Coloring Your World, different colors make us feel differently emotionally and physically. Some may stimulate us and make us… Continue Reading

Need Help Adjusting to the Time Change?

Need Help Adjusting to the Time Change?

Try a shirodhara. A what you say?! A shirodhara…an Ayurvedic body treatment that treats everything above the neck. The process is simple. We stream warm, medicated oil on the center of your forehead, over what yogis refer to as the third eye. And the results are amazing. This healing treatment helps people with busy, active… Continue Reading

Get Into Hot Water

Get Into Hot Water

If you follow my posts, you know what an advocate I am for warm and room temperature water. This is because cold water (or God forbid, ice water) plays havoc with your body’s ability to properly metabolize the water that you drink. Warm water (or room temperature water in the hot summer) relaxes the body’s… Continue Reading

The Sugar Destroyer

The Sugar Destroyer

  Gymnema Sylvestre is a climbing plant found in the tropical forests of India and Asia. Its leaves have been used as a natural Ayurvedic treatment for diabetes and arthritis since the sixth century B.C., and it has earned significant recent interest as a multi-supportive therapy for weight management. Today, gymnema is used for diabetes,… Continue Reading