Posts filed under: Blood Sugar | Insulin Resistance | PCOS

I have had the honor and pleasure of being featured on Amy Medling’s podcast. Amy is the founder of  PCOS Diva and author of HEALING PCOS: A 21-DAY PLAN FOR RECLAIMING YOUR HEALTH AND LIFE WITH POLYCYSTIC OVARY SYNDROME Amy has gained control of her PCOS and is an inspiration to all women with PCOS.......
In this edition of Be Fab – Be You’s Weekly Digest of March 25-29th, 2019, the most popular topics/posts along with attached articles, videos, strategies and tips I published on the Facebook Page included: Saving Our Vision Diabetes Alert – Start with Prevention...
In this edition of Be Fab – Be You’s Weekly Digest of March 18-22nd, 2019, the most popular topics/posts along with attached articles, videos, strategies and tips I published on the Facebook Page included: Kidneys Health and Your Blood Sugar Levels Oral Health and Prediabetes NEW 2019 ACC/AHA Guideline on the Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular......
In this edition of Be Fab – Be You’s Weekly Digest of March 11-15th, 2019, the most popular topics/posts along with attached articles, videos, strategies and tips I published on our Facebook Page included: Brain Health: Exercise and Synapses Endometriosis Month: Lowering inflammation in the body Corporate Wellness: financial stress and productivity and … Webinar......
Today, we are going to talk about how you could wake up feeling refreshed, energized, healthier, and finally, getting rid of a few extra pounds. Lack of energy is one of my client’s top health complaints. Does it resonate with you as well? It has to do with your sleep, caffeine, and adenosine–an important neurotransmitter......
When do you think of, hear, or say the word ‘diet’, how do you feel? Personally, I do not LIKE the word and how it is used. It has a negative connotation to me and here is why… Reason #1 Dieting was part of my life from my teens thru my mid-30’s when I started......
Good news for the PCOS community. PCOS is a complex syndrome and every little bit of data that can help customize nutrition and lifestyle is welcome. Researchers discovered 3 more genes for PCOS. As highlighted in this article, PCOS is often misdiagnosed or missed entirely by physicians. Researchers have identified the genetic underpinnings of the......
Wow…Amazing!!! I am so proud of Sasha Ottey and her team at PCOS Challenge and the daring advocates for continuous work on increasing awareness for PCOS (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome). 2018 is the [beginning] year for PCOS!!! It impacts 1 in 10 women and girls… it’s about time....
Today, September 1, 2018, the world has come together to celebrate World PCOS Day #worldpcosday. September is PCOS Awareness Month. PCOS stands for Polycystic Ovary Syndrome. It impacts 10% of women and girls worldwide. I invite you to watch the video (~18 minutes) and/or read more information....
  Print Chocolate Smoothie Cook Time 5 mins Total Time 5 mins   This yummy recipe is loaded with magnesium, a mineral a large percentage of the population is deficient. This chocolate smoothie is fast to prepare, tasty, and includes all macronutrients to fill you up! Course: Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch Cuisine: American Servings: 2 Author:......
This was my first time making a gluten and dairy free lasagna. It came out amazingly tasty. I grew up eating my mom’s homemade lasagna for Christmas and often for New Year’s as well. She took pride made that big casserole. My guess is I gained 5 pounds during that one week every year. Plus,......
In the Christmas spirit, I set Brian up for an exciting ’12 Days of Christmas’ workout. I recorded his last round. Watch this 55+ year-old man kill it! How do we go about completing the workout? Just like the song, complete in the order of 1 rep, then 2-1, 3-2-1, 4-3-2-1 all the way to......
Print Coconut Chia Porridge Prep Time 10 mins Cook Time 8 hrs Total Time 8 hrs 10 mins   This is easy, fast, versatile, and nutrient dense breakfast, snack, lunch, or dinner. It is an anytime food for me.  Course: Breakfast Servings: 4 Author: Maria Horstmann, MBA, CPT, PNL1, IRC Ingredients 0.5 cup Chia Seeds......
Many people find themselves starving a couple of hours after drinking a smoothie. Does that resonate with you? Eating every two-three hours does not help you maintain a balanced blood sugar or allow your body burn fat. Have you taken a few minutes to evaluate your smoothie? Here are a few questions to get you started.......