9 Reasons to not eat Whole Wheat Crackers

I don’t eat wheat crackers anymore. Why? Yes, they taste good. And, I still love them. But, what tastes good isn’t necessarily good for you. They are so addictive, I can’t stop until I eat the whole darned box! Really! They are designed to make you not stop Continue reading “9 Reasons to not eat Whole Wheat Crackers”

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Healthy lettuce wraps: Wave ‘bye-bye’ to bread!

My wife doesn’t eat much bread these days. I congratulate her for it. Bread is made from refined grains and can raise your blood sugar too quickly. It can also affect you because of the wheat gluten itself. And, I have my doubts about how healthy Continue reading “Healthy lettuce wraps: Wave ‘bye-bye’ to bread!”

Is eating Grain worth the risk: Why it may be healthier to ‘skip’ it

There’s a lot of good and bad talk about about grain in that innocent looking bowl of cereal we may eat everyday. But, how do you know what you should believe? Foremost, you should learn to trust how your body feels after you eat grain.

For example, if you eat bread, do you Continue reading “Is eating Grain worth the risk: Why it may be healthier to ‘skip’ it”

Resistant Starch Foods

Are resistant starch foods good for you? Potatoes and rice are essential staples in many societies. But, is all starch healthy? It seems to depend upon if Continue reading “Resistant Starch Foods”

The ‘skinny’ on the so called Gluten Free Diet

What is a gluten free diet? One evening my chest hurt from eating wheat granola and wheat English muffins. I woke up in the middle of the night and had to step outside and breathe fresh air. I felt like I was Continue reading “The ‘skinny’ on the so called Gluten Free Diet”