Guest Blog by Dr. Potter’s Wife, Jennifer
There it is again. That old saying, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade”. Well, as I have said before, sometimes it takes awhile to get to the lemonade stage. Sometimes the sugar is in short supply and you are doing good to decrease the tartness of the lemon by making lemon water.
Guest Post by Dr. Potter’s Wife
You know the saying, “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.” Well, I have mixed feelings about that trite saying. While it does contain a nugget of truth, it can often be used wrongly and greatly injure someone who at the moment just doesn’t have the ingredients for a fully satisfying,
As a Functional MD, I dig the gut. It took me a while to buy into the fact that our guts really do play a crucial role in many illnesses that are seemingly separate from our intestines, but now, I regularly seek out more gut related research to sharpen my clinical care to a razor’s edge.
- Heat oil over medium high heat in heavy bottom pan.
- Add all burger ingredients to a large bowl and combine – be sure not to over mix!
- Form chicken mixture into large balls – about the size of the palm of your hand. Then flatten to form patties.
1 lb grass fed ground beef
1 tablespoon ghee or avocado oil
1 small onion, chopped
1 large garlic clove, chopped
1-inch piece of ginger, grated or finely chopped
1 bunch broccoli rabe, chopped
1 cup grated carrots
sea salt and black pepper to taste
Place a large sauté pan on the stove over medium heat.
This consumer reports article reveals a dark side in supplements, contamination. Our whole world seems caught up in toxins. Why would we be surprised that our protein powders might have some metals or other toxins?
These protein powders originate from plant or animal sources living in those same toxins. They will pick up some toxins and pass them on.
Or Food Epistemology
Once upon a time, three pigs grew tired of their reputation for being snouts that would eat anything. The first little pig read a book about organic food and determined that would be the road to good health. The second little pig read a book about juicing and started juicing everything in sight.
Numerous supplements are proving to benefit diabetics and pre-diabetics in controlling their glucose control, however a list of supplements which might worsen glucose control garners little press. Maybe the good guys need to step back for a moment and allow the guilty parties to stand alone in the spotlight. Let’s take a moment to examine our lineup.