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Have We Been Wrong About Stress

Written by: Kevin Cann I have written quite extensively about stress on this site in the past. I emphasized over and over just how important managing our stress is to our overall health. Stress in the literature has been linked to almost every disease imaginable as well as weight gain. I wrote about how stress… Continue Reading

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Hypertension: Your Microbiome May Be At Fault

Written By: Kevin Cann According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC) about 70 million Americans suffer from high blood pressure. This is a blood pressure of 140/90mmHG or higher. This correlates to about 29% of the population. So roughly 1 out of every 3 Americans suffers from high blood pressure. The CDC also estimates… Continue Reading

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Why You Need to Meditate

Written by: Kevin Cann Most of the readers of this site know the importance of managing their stress. There have been numerous articles written about the dangers associated with a chronic stress response. Chronic stress has been shown to increase weight, heart disease risk, cancer risk, increased risk of mental illness, and a lower overall… Continue Reading

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Glyphosate, Benign or Dangerous?

Written By: Kevin Cann One of my big caveats to all of my clients is stressing the importance of nutrient dense foods. This is for a number of reasons. For one, nutrient deficiencies drive hunger. This is a survival benefit. Our body will continue to tell us to eat until it has all of the… Continue Reading

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Type 3 Diabetes, The Next Epidemic?

Written by: Kevin Cann Most people reading this have heard of the term insulin resistance. For those of you that are new to the paleo diet and the site, insulin resistance is when our muscle, liver, and fat cells become desensitized to the hormone insulin. This leads the pancreas to have to produce more insulin… Continue Reading