Posts Tagged "Nutrition"

Type 2 Diabetes – How Did I Get Here?

Type 2 Diabetes – How Did I Get Here?

If you have Type 2 Diabetes (T2D), you’ve probably seen a doctor and been put on a blood sugar lowering medication (such as metformin) for it. If you asked how you got it, you may not have gotten an answer,…

Are You Malnourished?

Are You Malnourished?

The information for this article came from a paper written for my Master’s Thesis in Nutrition and Metabolism, Biomedical Section of The University of South Florida School of Medicine   First, What Is Nutrition? We talk about nutrition, but what…

Understanding Health and Disease

Understanding Health and Disease

Our understanding of health and disease has changed through time. Evil spirits and vapors were once thought to be the causes of disease. Hippocrates advocated, “Let food be thy medicine.” With the Renaissance came an inquiry into science including that…

Lecture: Optimal Wellness Conference

Lecture: Optimal Wellness Conference

Dr. Les Cole will be speaking on Eating Your Way to Optimal Wellness from 2:45-3:30PM on Saturday July 13th at the Roosevelt 2.0 in Ybor City during Optimal Wellness; “A Day of Personal & Planetary Healing” from 10AM-6PM. Dr. Cole’s…

Pre- and Post-Operative Nutritional IV

Pre- and Post-Operative Nutritional IV

Studies show that most people have some level of nutrient depletions. For example, 1 in 4 Americans are at risk for a malabsorption nutrient deficiency, meaning that the food you eat does not get digested and absorbed normally. Many more…