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“Listen to Your Gut” Health (revised)

By Kristy Hall
Categories: Alzheimer's, Cancer, chronic disease, chronic fatigue, Health Blog, Inflammation

The Gut Reset Project At Living Well Nutrition, we know how important listening to your gut is. Sure, listening to your intuition is important, but that isn’t what we’re talking about. As a functional nutritionist, I know your gut is one of the most important—and overlooked—part of your health. But gut health is more than […]

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Prevent Ulcerative Colitis with Tasty Food

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, Health Blog

Natural Ways to Prevent Ulcerative Colitis “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” ~ Benjamin Franklin Or in the case of ulcerative colitis, an ounce of prevention is worth years of worry … and pain! If you’ve been keeping up with my blog, then you know my hair has been on fire […]

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How to Effectively Fight the Fire of Inflammation

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, Health Blog, Inflammation

Symptom Relief Doesn’t Stop Inflammation In our last post we talked about how traditional Western medicine likes to treat symptoms to make us feel better. That sounds pretty good, right? After all, isn’t that what we want most of all when we are hurting? For urgent or short-term situations, treating the symptoms might just be […]

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Inflammation is a Good Thing

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, Health Blog

This may come as a surprise, especially when you hear health professionals, myself included, constantly talking about ways to reduce inflammation, but inflammation is actually a GOOD thing. Yep, you heard me right. The Heroic First Responder Inflammation is your immune system’s response to any kind of infection or injury. This quick response (kind of […]

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Functional Medicine vs. Conventional Med: Diff Approaches to Health

By Kristy Hall
Categories: Health Blog, Pain relief

Defeating Chronic Pain and Fatigue with Heath & Wellness’ Secret Weapon: Functional Medicine Functional medicine is an approach to healthcare that looks to understand why someone is sick.  In conventional medicine, physicians are taught an approach to healthcare that medicates or operates. The functional healthcare practitioner is an investigator who partners with the client to search […]

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