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Eating Healthy During the Holidays: Foods to Watch Out For (or Avoid)

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Holidays mean friends, family, festivities, and food. Sometimes…
is fasting healthy?a picture of a plate with cutlery and a clock. Representing the idea of fasting and not consuming food during a certain time

Is Fasting Healthy? Weighing the Pros and Cons of Intermittent Fasting

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Intermittent fasting has recently surged in popularity. Hugh…
Autoimmunity: Natural Considerations

Autoimmunity: Natural Considerations

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Think of your immune system as a well-orchestrated team that…
What You Need to Know About a Low-FODMAP Diet for IBS

What You Need to Know About a Low-FODMAP Diet for IBS

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If you’ve ever had dinner and subsequently felt bloated,…
Resistant Starch: What It Is + Why You Can Benefit from Using It

Resistant Starch: What It Is + Why You Can Benefit from Using It

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Wonder Bread, cake, and noodles: Those are among the many…

How Much Protein Do I Need? Determining Your Daily Protein Intake

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Stop for a minute and consider: Your body can store carbohydrate…
What You Need to Know About Sinus Infections: Symptoms + Relief

What You Need to Know About Sinus Infections: Symptoms + Relief

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Your morning begins splendidly after a great night’s sleep.…
Best and Worst Nut Milks: How to Choose the Right Almond Milk (+ Other Milk Alternatives)

Best and Worst Nut Milks: How to Choose the Right Almond Milk (+ Other Milk Alternatives)

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Once upon a time, you walked into your grocery store and…
Health Benefits of Fasting: The mTOR Pathway, Autophagy & Ketosis

Health Benefits of Fasting: The mTOR Pathway, Autophagy & Ketosis

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If you’ve even halfheartedly followed the health world…
Are Eggs Good for You? Evaluating Health Benefits of Eggs

Are Eggs Good for You? Evaluating Health Benefits of Eggs

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“Are eggs good for you?” “Are eggs healthy?” Go ahead.…
Benefits of Meditation and Mindfulness: Meditation for Beginners

Benefits of Meditation and Mindfulness: Meditation for Beginners

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What exactly is meditation? That’s a heavily loaded buzzword.…
Nothing to See Here: Why the Military Diet Probably Won’t Work for You

Nothing to See Here: Why the Military Diet Probably Won’t Work for You

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What if I said you could indulge in ice cream and hot dogs…

Dr. B.J. Hardick

About Dr. B.J. Hardick

Raised in a holistic family, Dr. B.J. Hardick is a Doctor of Chiropractic, organic foodie and fanatic for green living and earthly sustainability. He has spent the majority of his life working in natural health care. In 2009, he authored his first book, Maximized Living Nutrition Plans. In 2018, he authored his second book, Align Your Health. An energizing and passionate speaker, Dr. Hardick shares his lifestyle methods to numerous professional and public audiences every year in the United States and Canada. He is known for his articles, recipes and contributions on MindBodyGreen.com, FoodMatters.com, MaxLiving.com, and his own site, DrHardick.com. In his spare time, he invests his keen interest in sustainable living into urban development in his hometown of London, Ontario. Learn More