Dr. Lauren

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About Dr. Lauren

Dr. Lauren Deville is board-certified to practice medicine in the State of Arizona. She received her NMD from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ, and she holds a BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics from the University of Arizona, with minors in Spanish and Creative Writing. She also writes fiction under a pen name in her spare time. Visit her author website at www.authorcagray.com.

Resistant Starch

Starch is an efficient way for plants to store glucose, in polysaccharides (sugar chains). There are two main types of polysaccharides: amylose and amylopectin. The former is more of a single chain (so you have to release the glucose molecules one at a time) while the latter is a series [...]

By |2018-10-05T12:20:59+00:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Allergies, Fitness & Weight Loss|0 Comments

Seed Cycling for Hormonal Regulation

I had a hard time finding any information about the origins of seed cycling—but it’s a practice that is reasonably well known in naturopathic circles. The concept is, certain types of seeds (flax and pumpkin) promote estrogen during the follicular (first) phase of the menstrual cycle, and other types of [...]

By |2018-09-28T11:20:44+00:00September 28th, 2018|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Metabolic Endotoxemia

It sounds like a mouthful, I know. So let me break down the words: metabolism refers to how your body takes food and turns it into energy and building blocks for repair, while eliminating waste (at the cellular level) produced as a byproduct of this process. As for endotoxemia: endo- [...]

By |2018-09-14T15:05:52+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Chronic Illnesses|0 Comments

God’s Rest: Isaiah 30:15

Today's meditation comes from Isaiah 30:15. But we also jump around to:  Hebrews 3-4 Jeremiah 6:16 1 Kings 8:56 Deuteronomy 33:12 Matthew 11:28 Psalm 139:17-18 Luke 12:7 Ephesians 3:17-19 Background music courtesy of Ben Sound at www.bensound.com Download the latest episode of Christian Natural Health!

By |2018-09-14T09:00:50+00:00September 14th, 2018|Categories: Podcast|0 Comments

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