Skip the bread! Put sliced sweet potatoes in your toaster instead in this recipe from dietitian Victoria Nieveen. Sweet potato toast is a great way to get healthy complex carbs in your diet, which help you feel full for longer and give you energy that lasts throughout the day.
Dr. Varsha Rathod shares her "no excuse" recipe for Frozen Veggie Crock-Pot Soup that she mentions in the live webinar, Eating Well During COVID-19. Prepare this simple recipe when you have minimal time to shop and cook.
Good nutrition is one of the pillars of a healthy lifestyle. What are the best ways to support your physical and mental health through diet right now? Join our PALM Health dietitians and physicians for a live webinar addressing how to protect yourself when going to the grocery store, what kinds of foods you should be buying, recipes for nourishing meals, and healthy nutrition habits to establish while at home.
Dietitian Katheryn Scauzzo shares a recipe for Protein Balls that she mentions in the live webinar, Eating Well During COVID-19. Prepare these ahead of time for a quick and healthy bite to grab when you're having a low-energy spot.
Astragalus root is a natural dietary supplement that has been used to boost the body's immune system. Dr. Basima Williams, integrative and functional medicine physician, recommends the following recipe for Immunity Soup to support your health.
Often referred to as a superfood, quinoa is a quality source of complex carbohydrates and fiber that contains all nine essential amino acids, which are the building blocks of protein. Dietitian Katheryn Scauzzo recommends the following recipe for Quinoa Salad to support your health and immune system.
We all know the struggle of trying to stay healthy with busy lives and the feelings of frustration that often result from trying to do it alone. That’s why we invite you to participate in our PALM ProLon® Challenge, a group wellness tournament to help boost metabolism and improve cellular health. The challenge includes a 5-day Fasting Mimicking Diet meal kit ($250 value), email encouragement throughout the week for motivation and accountability, and entry into a raffle to win a 75-minute Lymphatic Restorative Massage ($150 value). We encourage you to complete an optional Body Composition Analysis before and after the challenge to measure your results, for an additional $20 each. We’ll also host a pre-challenge group get-together for you to pick up your box, talk to others who have completed the ProLon® diet, ask for tips, and give advice to first-time participants.
We all know the importance of washing our hands and social distancing to keep our immune system healthy, but what about improving your immune health from the inside out? Our immune system is linked to our gut microbiome, so maintaining a healthy gut is crucial to preventing illness. Dr. Varsha Rathod, integrative and functional medicine physician, recommends the following recipe for Russian Root Vegetable Salad to support your gut health.
Intermittent fasting is a popular topic right now in the wellness community. Should you be fasting, and what is the best way to do it? In this seminar, dietitian Katheryn Scauzzo will describe the basics of fasting, the benefits of abstaining from food for a period of time, and the best techniques for voluntary food restriction. She will also emphasize the importance of fasting under the supervision of a medical professional or registered dietitian for optimal safety.
We all want to enjoy a long healthy life, yet fad diets are not something you would want to follow for the rest of your life — or should. They’re often exceedingly restrictive nutritionally, difficult to adhere to over time, a bit boring for some people’s tastes and, most troubling, many lack scientific evidence of their medical effectiveness. They could be doing you more harm than good.