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plant based diet

Pre-GMO Mallorcan Traditional Wheat Flour and Easy Gluten-Free Breads

By | Ancient grain, Catalina Genestra, David L. Thomas, diet, Integrative Health, Kathryn Hayward MD, Living Whole, Non-Gluten Bread, non-GMO, plant based diet, Recipe, vegan | 2 Comments

By David L. Thomas, Jr., JD and Kathryn Hayward, MD The health food store in the small city of Inca is just a few minutes´ walk from our home on the Mediterranean island of Mallorca. Known in the Mallorquín dialect of Catalán as “S’Herboristeria”, and in Spanish as “El Herbolario”, it is the source of many of our grains and…

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The Year of the Dog: Nourishment, Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Living Whole

By | David L. Thomas, detoxmallorca, Integrative Health, Kathryn Hayward MD, Living Whole, plant based diet, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Ursula Peer | No Comments

by Ursula Peer, La Lemonista Hi everybody, I am back and very happy to share some inspiration for the Earth Dog Year 2018, which started about a month ago. What does Chinese New Year have to do with a healthy lifestyle and wholesome diet? Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM), having an incredibly holistic view of life, incorporates ancient wisdom about Chinese…

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Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Living Whole

By | detoxmallorca, Living Whole, plant based diet, TCM, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Ursula Peer | No Comments

By Ursula Peer, La Lemonista I am the newest member of the International Integrators team of Facilitators and am very happy to share some of my food and health experience with you here today. I am a passionate believer in the healing powers of food, and a Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) nutritionist, herbalist, detox chef and stirrer in the best sense of the word. When…

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Healing America Together

By | Kathryn Hayward MD, lifestyle change, plant based diet, PlantPure, PlantPure Nation, T. Colin Campbell, the china study, vegan | No Comments

By Kathryn Hayward MD I had the privilege of being part of the PlantPure Nation film of 2015, and am eager to share the newest project being manifested by the film’s director, Nelson Campbell, his father, Dr. T. Colin Campbell (research scientist and author of The China Study), and the PlantPure Team. Here, in Nelson’s words, is a 4-minute video…

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#StephanieSaturdays

By | Integrative Health, Kathryn Hayward MD, plant based diet, Sin categoría, vegan | One Comment

By Kathryn Hayward and Stephanie Read Thanks to the enthusiasm and web savviness of some members of International Integrators, we have been dipping our toes in the waters of social media. Guided by Facilitators Sofía Ruiz-Blake (Switzerland), Gabriela Ruiz-Blake (Spain) and María Laura Chacón Roldán (Syria), our Instagram, Facebook and Twitter presence has been increasing slowly but surely. In July,…

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Better Late than Never: Transitioning to a Whole Food, Plant-Based Diet

By | Integrative Health, Kathryn Hayward MD, lifestyle change, plant based diet, PlantPure Nation, smoothie, Sugar, vegan, Vitamix | No Comments

By Nancy Coppelman Seventeen years ago, I had the good fortune to fall into Kathryn Hayward’s hands. My gynecologist recommended her, thinking we would get along nicely. In retrospect, it was the beginning of a beautiful relationship, initially a fairly conventional one of doctor and patient. It was evident from the beginning that Kathryn was a truly caring professional with…

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4 COS4S The Home Project: Marbled Chocoholic Banana Bread

By | Banana bread, Living Whole, plant based diet, Recipe, Sin categoría, vegan | No Comments

By Nina Gheihman Nothing quite compares to the smell of bread baking in the oven, especially banana bread! This version is for the chocoholics out there who crave the satisfying texture and flavor of banana bread without the usual sugar, eggs and other unnecessary ingredients. Without these, the bananas truly shine through, and so will your health. Marbled Chocoholic Banana…

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4 COS4S The Home Project: Smoothies, Part 2

By | Green Smoothie, Kathryn Hayward MD, lifestyle change, Living Whole, plant based diet, Sin categoría, smoothie, T. Colin Campbell | No Comments

By Nina Gheihman and David L. Thomas, Jr. Last week we remembered our brunch with International Integrators Advisory Council member David Read and his family and Facilitator Hadley Johnson during a visit to Boston. This occasion permitted Nina and Hadley to share the two smoothie recipes included in our most recent post as well as the following one contributed by…

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The Hero Within

By | Avatar, Food Choice Taskforce, Hero Journey, James Cameron, Joseph Campbell, Kathryn Hayward MD, Living Whole, plant based diet, Star Wars, Years of Living Dangerously | No Comments

By Kathryn Hayward, MD A few years ago, I was facilitating a group of medical students in a self-reflection exercise. After sharing, listening, weeping and hugging, we stood in a circle and pressed the palms of our hands together and brought them to our hearts. I looked deeply into the eyes of each student in the circle and said, “Namaste….

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Mediterraneans, Their Diet and the WHO Findings on Meat

By | diet, lifestyle change, Mediterranean Diet, plant based diet, T. Colin Campbell, the china study, Uncategorized | One Comment

By Kathryn Hayward, M.D. I live on the island of Mallorca, a Spanish island in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea. People here regard themselves as the Chosen Ones when it comes to diet. After all, numerous scientific studies or at least their press accounts have told the whole world that the Mediterranean diet is the winner. For those living…

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