Posts Categorized: Nutrition

Getting Nourished: A Conversation With Author Sally Fallon

1) What began your journey into traditional/holistic nutrition? I’ve always liked to cook, but it all really started in the early 70s when I read Dr. Weston A. Price’s book Nutrition and Physical Degeneration.  I decided to apply the principles outlined in Price’s book to my own family, and raised my children on a rich diet… Read more »

Giving Your Child A Head Start: The Importance Of Nutritional Imprinting

Whether early diet influences long-term health or achievement is a key question in the study of nutrition. Such long-term consequences would invoke the concept of nutritional imprinting, which is a process that can stimulate or retard future development at a critical period of a child’s life. Research from small mammals and primates shows that early… Read more »

Inflammation: Is It Killing You?

Inflammation is impossible to escape, as it is a normal, natural part of the healing process; without it injuries and wounds great or small would never heal. When inflammation occurs, chemicals from the body’s white blood cells are released into the blood or affected tissues in an attempt to rid the body of foreign substances. … Read more »