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Do We Have Something in Common with Lorikeets?

By |2018-03-07T21:25:29-04:00April 12th, 2015|Articles and Research, diet and health, digestion, Eating habits, grains, gut microbes, Immune System, Macrobiotic Plant-based diet, plant-based diet|

Peaceful scene of balance I was recently surprised to read about the destruction of the natural life experienced by lorikeets when unnatural foods are introduced into their diets. Many are feeding lorikeets simple sugars from syrups, honeys, and jams to encourage them into their backyards. In turn, the regular diet of the lorikeets [...]

Healthy Aging

By |2018-03-07T21:53:55-04:00September 8th, 2008|Cancer, Immune System, Macrobiotic Philosophy|

The process of healthy aging means transformation from the physical world towards the spiritual world. When young, we are more interested in physical and sensory things. We liked to be very active and we are interested in stimulating our senses, often times with loud music. As we start to grow and mature, we become more [...]

Allergies

By |2018-03-07T21:53:55-04:00June 17th, 2008|Allergies, Immune System, Macrobiotic Philosophy, Uncategorized|

Allergies have now replaced the infectious diseases that claimed so many lives in the last century as one of our most pressing health problems. The once common infectious diseases including TB, diphtheria and scarlet fever have largely been eradicated through better hygiene and antibiotics. Yet, not much attention has been paid to the dietary and [...]