Though micronutrient density is critically important, it is not the only factor that determines health. For example Vitamin D levels, B12, and proper omega-3 intake are important for optimal long-term health as well as avoidance of sodium and other toxic excesses. These concerns are not addressed in the H = N/C equation. However, if the focus is consuming more micronutrient-rich natural foods then the other important nutritional benefits automatically will follow, such as lower sodium, reduced calories, high fiber and volume, a low glycemic index, and a high satiety and phytochemical index to name a few. Continue Reading!
Tag: Nutrient Rich Foods
A 90% nutrient rich plant-based diet with smaller amounts of nutrient poor animal products (if you eat them) and even smaller amounts of nutrient barren refined foods (if you eat them at all), is the ideal way to look at the argument. Continue Reading!
Thousands who have recovered from their medical problems have been calling Dr. Fuhrman‘s Eat For Health program a medical miracle. We are not just talking about the people who have lost their excess weight after failing for years on one diet after another, but diseases, such as heart disease, high blood pressure, diabetes, allergies, asthma, autoimmune illnesses (including lupus) and headaches have simply melted away. Continue Reading!
As I listened to this presentation, I was surrounded by the same group of people I remember seeing at Atkins events years ago (I used to attend for insight into that trend). Overweight people who are being misled by other overweight people who have good intentions but, need to open their minds and understand more than weight management and observational science, and the nutrient poor model of nutrition. Continue Reading!
Joel Fuhrman MD, the Nutritional Excellence guru of guru's, has done it again! His company just came out with Healthy Additions the line of soups that are Nutrient Rich for Superior Health! Continue Reading!
When weight gain is short term, all other lifestyle factors aside; it's not just the food, it is the affect of the food that really makes the difference. Continue Reading!
With eating Nutrient Rich food being a PerformanceLifestyle solution, it is no wonder that this headline was very attractive. I saw this on the Internet today - you can see the 100 best foods for boosting productivity according to FoodProof.com. Now these may not actually be the 100 "best" foods according the nutrient profiles, but the chart … Continue Reading!
This moderation in everything nutritional approach has been a disaster. It's not even a nutritional principle, it's an economic one. - John Allen Mollenhauer Continue Reading!
This is a big question and it’s been on the minds of people for decades, particularly the last 50 years. This question raises countless more questions about health, whether you’ll get enough protein, calcium etc, and less importantly, but no less urgent for most people, it raises questions around weight. Continue Reading!