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digestion

  • Digestive Bitters: The History Behind The Remedy

    Are heartburn and indigestion after eating leaving you less than confident that your digestive system can handle the meal you’re about to enjoy? Are you wary of gas and bloating before you’ve even picked up your fork? Maybe it’s time to consider a holistic approach to stimulating your digestion... View Post
  • Quick & Easy Instapot Kitchari

    Kitchari is a classic Ayurvedic cleansing recipe that has become one of my favorite meals. Kitchari is a soupy blend of mung beans and rice that is very easy on the digestive tract and supports your bodies’ natural detoxification processes. I find myself reaching for kitchari whenever I’m feeli... View Post
  • The Bountiful Benefits of Bone Broth

    So, you’ve heard the buzz about bone broth, but you’re not quite sure what it is, why it’s gaining popularity, or if it really lives up to the hype. It is literally boiled bones - what’s so special about that? Well, as it turns out, there is quite a bit that’s special about it. More importantly, ... View Post
  • 14 Tips to Transform Your Digestion

    If you’re reading this, it would be safe to assume that you have experienced occasional digestive interruptions - you’re not alone. We all have. Whether it’s in the form of bloating, gas, upset stomach, heartburn, abnormal bowel movements, even acid reflux, these occurrences are inevitable. Howev... View Post
  • The 6 Tastes & Their Impact on Digestion

    According to Ayurvedic medicine there are 6 tastes present in food. We taste each of the tastes in different places on our tongue (cool, huh?) and each of the tastes has a different action on our organs and digestive system. To maintain balance in our body with our digestion we want to be careful... View Post