microbiome

The Cooking Oil Cunundrum

The Cooking Oil Cunundrum

One question I get quite often is what oil is best to cook with and for the longest time my answer was always extra-virgin olive oil. After all, it’s high in polyphenols which are very healthy compounds for your body and it is high in heart healthy monounsaturated...

Artificial Sweeteners or Sugar, Which is Better?

Artificial Sweeteners or Sugar, Which is Better?

The question of choosing artificial sweeteners or sugar is one I get quite often. The best answer to this question is neither but I try to only recommend things that I feel like I am capable of following myself and cutting out all sweetened foods from my diet would...