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Okanagan Summer Solstice - June 20


Wellness Tip
Benefits of Melatonin
Melatonin promotes positive sleep/wake cycles. Effective in relieving jet lag. May improve SAD (seasonal affect disorder). Helps shift workers adjust to new sleep patterns. Quickly absorbed and utilized by the body.


Okanagan Summer Solstice - June 20


Wellness Directory
Barbara Resendes Homeopath
Specialty: Homeopathy
Working with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) diagnosed or not, and any other condition or pain that holds you back at any time in your life.
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Ireland Summer Active Fun Tour 2017


Event
Holistic Market Okanagan
Date: Jun 18, 2017
Location: Kelowna & Central Okanagan
The Holistic Market brings together healing arts practitioners, artists, holistic vendors & speakers in Kelowna every month. Market dates are Sundays 11-4
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Ireland Summer Active Fun Tour 2017


Article
Dietary Guidelines - Part Two
Last month we look at some dietary guidelines for weight management, cardic health, chronic disease management, vitality, and optimal health. This month, we are going to use some of these guidelines and incorporate them into some sample meal plans.
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Ireland Summer Active Fun Tour 2017


Recipe
Vegetarian Lentil Stew
Category: Vegetarian Entrees
Description: The Health Benefits of lentils are that they are very rich in protein (about 26%), folic acid, and both soluble and insoluble dietary fiber. Lentils are also very high in Vitamin C and the B vitamins, and contain eight of the essential amino acids. They also contain many trace minerals. Lentils are one of the highest sources of antioxidants found in winter growing legumes.
The soluble fiber in lentils also helps eliminate cholesterol, since it binds to it, reducing blood cholesterol levels. There is also evidence to prove that lentils can slow the liver's manufacture of cholesterol, which similarly helps to reduce levels in the body.
Lentils for Weight Loss
Because insoluble fiber is indigestible and passes through the body virtually intact, it provides few calories. And since the digestive tract can handle only so much bulk at a time, fiber-rich foods are more filling than other foods, so people tend to eat less.
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