Why Do Some Vegans Fracture Their Hips?

It has been my observation that recently more and more vegans have been having bone problems including hip fractures and replacements. In the past, hip fractures were considered to be a sign of old age and impending death. This may not the case today.

My Biggest Fear With the Coronavirus Quarantine

Spring is the ideal time of year to align with nature. We need to be outside in the sun and fresh air. We also need social interaction. It is time to go to the park, beach, go hiking or camping. Instead, we are in quarantine and cooped up. This worries me as what we do in one season affects us in the next season.

By |2020-06-11T16:02:49-04:00June 2nd, 2020|Macrobiotics|3 Comments

Health Effects of the Coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic affects each of us - not just those who have contracted the virus. As the number of new cases continue to rise, people are facing the health effects of the coronavirus, particularly concerning mental well-being. We are experiencing stress, anxiety, and isolation.

By |2020-06-01T11:44:09-04:00June 1st, 2020|Macrobiotics|0 Comments

My Thoughts On the Coronavirus Outbreak

Susan and I were flying back from Milan on February 10 when we received emails alerting us that if we had visited mainland China during the 14 days before our flight we could be denied entry to the United States or quarantined. We saw a few couples stopped from boarding our United Airlines flight. And I observed one couple who went across the way to Delta Airlines and again turned away. Thankfully, we were able to come back to the US. However, the spread of coronavirus continues to be a major concern across the world. So here are my thoughts on coronavirus.

By |2020-05-04T14:00:40-04:00May 3rd, 2020|Macrobiotics|19 Comments

Coronavirus – How to Avoid Stress Eating While at Home

Stress eating is a coping mechanism. It is a way to suppress or calm negative emotions such as fear, boredom, loneliness and distress. It often leads to you eating unhealthy foods and eating more than usual. Unfortunately, this is not conducive to protecting one’s health. Learn more about Denny Waxman’s four tips on how to stay well and avoid stress eating during the global pandemic.

By |2020-05-06T15:34:51-04:00May 1st, 2020|Macrobiotics|2 Comments

Everyday Miso

In macrobiotics, we recommend using barley or brown rice miso that has been aged two to three years. Certain preparations of miso provide the most benefit. Miso soup can be enjoyed often or daily, and even two to three times a week will start to improve your health. In my experience, the two best preparations are miso soup and miso-tahini spread.

By |2020-04-15T22:34:57-04:00March 31st, 2020|Adjusting Your Diet, Articles and Research|7 Comments

Macrobiotic vs Ketogenic Diet

It’s still the beginning of a new year and it’s not too late to start the diet you want to further your 2020 resolutions. Not only should your diet make you feel well and confident, but it should allow you to pursue the best lifestyle you can achieve. So what diet is the best for you? Compare two popular diets – macrobiotic and ketogenic – and learn about which is the best decision towards the lifestyle you desire.

By |2020-02-14T16:44:02-05:00March 1st, 2020|Macrobiotics|2 Comments

Brown Rice Friend or Foe?

I am not a medical professional or a medical researcher. I am a macrobiotic professional with more than forty years of experience guiding many thousands of my clients on diet and lifestyle to recover and maintain their health. I have observed the power and benefits of the regular consumption of brown rice on the young and old over these forty years.

What is a Natural Health Consultant?

If you’ve decided to search for answers to your medical issues beyond traditional medical doctors, consider a natural health consultant. A natural health consultant is a professional who has extensive knowledge about natural health, diet, nutrition, lifestyle and home remedies. Today, many of us find it difficult to take time for ourselves. For this reason, it is extremely important to find a natural health consultant that you can visit or counsel you in your own home to plan, discuss health issues, and keep your body healthy and working optimally.

By |2020-02-27T15:04:02-05:00January 1st, 2020|Macrobiotics|0 Comments

Building a Strong Macrobiotic Vegan Diet

Being a vegan does not mean you have great health. With misinformation about food, it is easy to create bad habits and still cook unhealthy meals. Understanding what to eat, is the biggest struggle. However, it does not have to be. If you follow simple meal guidelines, you can build a strong macrobiotic vegan diet.

By |2020-01-23T18:33:11-05:00December 1st, 2019|Macrobiotics|1 Comment

Your Go-To Philadelphia Macrobiotic Counselor

The city of Philadelphia has a competitive job market, crowded streets, and heavy traffic. Therefore, it is easy to lose track of your health and forget to take care of yourself. This is why it is essential to find a Philadelphia macrobiotic counselor that you can visit in-person or talk to in the comfort of your own home. Well, your in luck! Denny Waxman, a macrobiotic counselor, meets with clients in-person or over FaceTime or Skype to discuss health problems, give recommendations, and plan health goals. 

By |2019-11-07T12:35:18-05:00November 1st, 2019|Macrobiotics|0 Comments
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