How to Become Certified as a Holistic Cancer Practitioner

February 1, 2016 |

As cancer becomes more and more prevalent, holistic nutritionists see an increase in cancer patients in their practice. Many holistic nutritionists are opting to become educated on natural cancer management techniques by becoming certified as a Holistic Cancer Practitioner. The online Certified Holistic Cancer Practitioner (CHCP) course at the Edison Institute of Nutrition delves into

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The Benefits Of Treating With Probiotics

January 25, 2016 |

Our bodies are complex systems that contain symbiotic organisms to keep us healthy. It is important to keep up the level of beneficial bacteria in order to reap the benefits of a normal microflora system as this is a major part of our immune system. When the body experiences a depletion of beneficial bacteria, nutritionists

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Winter Recipes To Keep Your Immune System Strong

January 18, 2016 |

Making smart food choices for breakfast, lunch, dinner and between meal snacks can help boost your immunity naturally. It is especially important to eat well during the cold winter months to ward off colds and flu.  1. Healthy Blender Breakfast Pancakes What could be better on a cold winter’s morning than a stack of healthy

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What Is Colon Hydrotherapy?

January 11, 2016 |

Holistic nutritionists often recommend colon hydrotherapy treatment, know as colonics, as a natural and gentle way of enhancing a compromised digestive system and treating problems with eliminating waste. The bowel harbors friendly bacteria that perform important functions like aiding in the manufacture of vitamins and breaking down foods so that they can be absorbed properly

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Studying Nutrition in 2016: How Can I Excel in My Studies?

January 4, 2016 |

People are more informed than ever about the importance of healthy eating. Scientists are continuing to discover the connections between a nutritious diet and optimum health, sparking the realization that a healthy diet can keep the body energized, help to ward off serious illnesses and delay the negative effects of aging. If you are interested

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Studying Nutrition in 2020: What You Should Do To Prepare

December 28, 2015 |

As researchers continue to uncover vital links between the foods we eat and our overall health, interest in nutrition studies continues to increase. For those interested in embarking on a career in nutrition, an introductory course at an established online nutrition school such as the Edison Institute of Nutrition is the ideal way to ease

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Foods That Have Potential Anti-Cancer Effects

December 21, 2015 |

Ongoing cancer research is taking a closer look at factors within our control, and the good news is that we can make lifestyle and diet changes that may prevent and even help treat the disease. Studies are uncovering links between certain foods and cancer, and it is important for holistic nutrition practitioners to understand which

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How to Treat Clients with Multi-Vitamins

December 14, 2015 |

There is an overwhelming amount of information out there about dietary supplements, and holistic nutritionists may wonder about the best supplements for treating clients in their nutrition practice. The following information is based on principles recommended by David W. Rowland, Master Formulator of vitamins and creator of reliable and effective formulations of mulit-vitamins. Optimal Levels

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Holistic Recipes to Keep the Holidays Joyful

December 7, 2015 |

Serving an all natural main dish with great presentation suitable for a crowd can keep family and friends healthy and happy during the holiday season. These are a few ideas that are easy to prepare and an excellent choice for holistic eating. Traditional Seafood Cioppino This classic Italian fish stew originated at Fisherman’s Wharf in

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How Nutrition Affects Aging

November 23, 2015 |

Just as we know that diet can affect our health in many ways, we now know that the way we eat can affect how we age. This is really good news, because it gives people some control over their own aging process. It is clear that what many suspected all along is actually true –

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