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  • Nuts and seeds are a great source of healthy omega 3 and omega 6 fats

    December 17 2020 – Naomi Hoang

    NUTTY SEEDY ‘Grain-free’ Granola – Healthy Plant-based fats for vegetarians and vegans

    This recipe was adapted from a couple recipes from two new cookbooks that we adore, “Eating Out Loud” by Eden Grinshpan and “Vibrant and Pure” by Adeline Waugh.  Using a lof of our favorite “healthy fat” seeds and nuts, it is tasty treat for the morning, afternoon or evening.  We love this recipe for the holidays – it smells so toasty and warm – but really great any time...

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  • Antioxidants to support Fertility

    December 03 2020 – Naomi Hoang

    Antioxidants to support Fertility

    The research is abundant in support of antioxidants in the protecting egg quality and improving sperm quality.

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  • How to Talk to Your Partner About Supporting His Sperm Health

    December 01 2020 – Kara Burkhart

    How to Talk to Your Partner About Supporting His Sperm Health

    Back in the day, fertility challenges were almost always blamed on the woman. But the truth is, just like with egg health, you should keep sperm in mind when you’re trying to get pregnant. And there are key things that men can start changing in their daily lives right now to improve their sperm count and quality. Fertility specialists used...

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  • Stress eating and your fertility

    November 21 2020 – Naomi Hoang

    Stress eating and your fertility

    We know that chronic prolonged stress can lead to a host of fertility and pregnancy complications such as, but not limited to: increased risk of miscarriagedifficulties conceivingdifficult pregnancy (placenta problems largely due to decreased blood flow to pelvic organs, preeclampsia, hypertension). Thus stress management is essential to having a healthy pregnancy. Also essential to a healthy pregnancy is proper diet and nutrition...

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  • Everything You Need to Know About the Cultivate Fertility Diet

    November 19 2020 – Kara Burkhart

    Everything You Need to Know About the Cultivate Fertility Diet

    Last month we welcomed a new of group women into our Prepare for Pregnancy Protocol, and there was one thing we heard over and over: Women are confused about what they should be eating to support their fertility. The Cultivate Fertility Diet  is a cornerstone of our programs. Using food as medicine, we consistently see the powerful impact that the...

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  • There may be no safe level of caffeine during pregnancy

    November 12 2020 – Naomi Hoang

    There may be no safe level of caffeine during pregnancy

    There may be no safe level of caffeine during pregnancy, literature review indicates.  A new data analysis reveals that there may be “NO SAFE LEVEL OF CAFFEINE during pregnancy,” according the author of this BREAKING NEWS.  The review of literature as published in the British Medical Journal Evidence-Based Medicine, examines 37 observational studies on the link between caffeine and pregnancy outcomes (1)....

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