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OH!, mighty dirty society of us…

Well, it results that in this already walking super advanced-techno-dependent XXI Century, has to come this Virus to throw us in the face how dirty we are!! It is not the worst and not the most easily communicable virus; just one that could have been controlled simply by being civilized and clean but... guess what:… Continue reading OH!, mighty dirty society of us…

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Eat to live. “Silent protectors: Zinc”

Zinc is a trace mineral that is essential for all species. It is required for the activities and formation of more than 300 enzymes, carbohydrate and energy metabolism, protein synthesis and degradation, nucleic acid production, heme biosynthesis, and carbon dioxide transport. It also plays a critical role in the structure of cell membranes and in… Continue reading Eat to live. “Silent protectors: Zinc”

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Eat to live: why an adequate nutrition is the most important of all the healthy lifestytle changes?

We are what we eat This statement is present in every religious book, in every advice book, philosophy book, it is everywhere. I said that many times to patients and friends, not just to repeat what it's been said like ever, but because I truly believe on it after watching it and also experience it… Continue reading Eat to live: why an adequate nutrition is the most important of all the healthy lifestytle changes?

Life chat

Love yourself: “I love me for me is not a slogan.”

What makes you so sure about the idea that if you don't like yourself fat, you will love yourself when you are thin? Why do you think that if you are unhappy while missing things now, you are gonna be happy when you have them? We all have some forms of self-esteem, whether it is… Continue reading Love yourself: “I love me for me is not a slogan.”

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Life chat: “dealing with the enemy and the upstart.”

It is crucial, for becoming a better and successful person, to focus on doing the right things for you, not on getting others doing badly.  There is no need to step on anybody's head to escalate and get what you want. Life is not a piñata party! You should and you can find your own path without cutting bridges… Continue reading Life chat: “dealing with the enemy and the upstart.”

Acknowledgement of receipt

Acknowledgment of Receipt: ”Fast and Easy Weight Loss.”

Let's face it: there is no such thing like the one stated in the title! The starting point to succeed in any weight control or reduction or maintenance program, is to acknowledge that this is a process and a lifestyle that we should embrace for good; magic fast answers are proven to be sooner or… Continue reading Acknowledgment of Receipt: ”Fast and Easy Weight Loss.”

Acknowledgement of receipt

Acknowledgment of receipt: Vegetarians, vegans and us the “whatever-eaters”. Who is right or wrong?

Opened my inbox to find an offensive aggressive email criticising, and attacking,  my oftentime-used recommendation of a balanced diet, including all kind of nutrients; so right there I started this answer, as  a way to step against intolerance but mainly because I found it a nice topic to chat about. Why do I recommend this nutritional scheme? Well,… Continue reading Acknowledgment of receipt: Vegetarians, vegans and us the “whatever-eaters”. Who is right or wrong?

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Eat to live: Food that boost your Immune System.

Who can deny the power of a good chicken soup when flu attacks; or when you are convalescent after any disease or health problem? Obviously nobody! Results that Poultry, such as chicken and turkey, is high in vitamin B-6. About 3 ounces of light turkey or chicken meat contains 40 to 50 percent of your… Continue reading Eat to live: Food that boost your Immune System.