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Manage Your Blood Sugar… Naturally!

Essential Knowledge: Where in our body are carbohydrates digested? The two digestible carbohydrates are starches and sugars. Whenever we consume foods containing carbohydrates (breads/pastas/cereals/fruits/sugars), these carbs are digested, or broken down along the gastrointestinal tract into their most elementary form “glucose.“ The starches are broken apart by the enzyme “Amylase” in the mouth

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Does Eating Sugar Really Cause Acne?

Sugar by itself does not cause acne per se. There are many reasons that acne can form and hormonal fluctuations in the body (hormonal acne) can be a significant factor for your breakouts. Acne has many possible culprits; therefore, it is imperative to see a qualified dermatologist

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Cow’s Milk Contraversy

Stay Away From Drinking “Conventional” Cow’s Milk   Drinking cow’s milk is very healthy for baby cows. However, it is not necessarily healthy for humans. Many people are aware of the glycemic index, and cow’s milk actually has a low glycemic index, which is a good thing. However,

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