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WB021: Food as Medicine (Treats, Snacks, Desserts and Drinks)

An in depth discussion about the role of treats, snacks, desserts and drinks in a whole foods based diet. Avoid the perils of being a sugar burner and reduce your carbohydrate intake with these handy tips. Base your food intake on whole foods, with a mindful approach to eating the much loved and desired Paleo treats. Carolyn reflects on the past 2.5 years as she has transitioned from the SAD diet to a clean eating Paleo intake and the challenges of lowering her sugar intake. This episode looks at the sugars in healthy foods and how these can be addictive and hard to resist. Mindful eating and living is at the core of maintaining a healthy weight and avoiding many of the modern illnesses ravaging society today. Carolyn’s health journey continues with the realisation that sugars such as honey are sometimes foods and shouldn’t be part of her everyday diet. Carolyn reviews the healthy drink options and the role of whole foods based snacks in a Food as Medicine approach.

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WB019: Food as Medicine (S.L.O.W approach).

Paleo Nutrition and Wellness Coach Carolyn Gray explores the S.L.O.W approach to eating a Food as Medicine diet. Seasonal, Local, Organic and Whole is explored and discussed in this episode which forms part of Carolyn’s Food as Medicine episode series. Eating for health, Eating for Wellness, Eating for enjoyment! Learn it, Live it and Love it. Carolyn talks about her own journey transitioning to a healthier diet and the challenges of achieving this in a city environment. There are continual wake up calls, changes that need to be made, self reflection and growth as a person. The learning is continual and Carolyn is on this journey with you!
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WB017: Food as Medicine (Lunch and Dinner options)

Carolyn continues her Food as Medicine Series of episodes and talks us through Whole Foods based Lunch and Dinner meal options. In this episode Carolyn shares the amazing Paleo recipes that are so popular on her Website www.holisticwellnessforlife.com and which have supported her recovery from a range of Chronic Illnesses and how this has led to a great passion for cooking, recipe development and creativity which you too can uncover if you live and eat mindfully. All meals are gluten, dairy and processed sugar free and are based on an ancestral model of eating dominated by eating seasonal, local, organic and whole. Carolyn is a Primal Blueprint Certified Expert and will talk you through her amazing and colourful recipes which are certain to help motivate and support your own Wellness journey.

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WB015: Food as Medicine (The Basics)

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Carolyn goes into further detail explaining the Food as Medicine approach in this second episode looking at the local workshops she is conducting. With a focus on grassfed meat, above ground vegetables, healthy fats, fruit, nuts and seeds, Carolyn explores the core of Whole Foods eating which centres on the S.L.O.W approach. Carolyn follows a strict healthy Paleo diet which has supported her recovery from chronic illness. She lives a Food as Medicine approach and teaches this to the participants of this three session course. Share in the journey as she discusses how her students are responding to the workshop material and the challenges of moving from a SAD diet for a variety of reasons including weightloss, chronic illness and general health challenges.

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WB014: Food as Medicine Introduction

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An introduction into Food as Medicine, Whole Foods Eating, Mindful eating, Paleo with an exploration of the ‘Why’ which many people don’t understand when starting on this journey. Carolyn explores topics such as eating to satiety, listening to your body, surrounding yourself with supportive people, self care and motivation. Holistic Nutrition and Wellness Coach Carolyn Gray lives a clean eating life after recovering from a range of chronic illnesses and starts the discussion in this episode about introducing Food as Medicine into your life to support positive gene expression, achieiving your own individual Wellness Goals and embracing home cooking as the only way to support a healthy food intake.

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WB002: Pyroluria

In this second show l further explore my own wellness journey and discuss in detail the diagnosis of Pyroluria which is a medical condition that was catastrophic for my mental health, Immune and digestive system function. I offer advice, tips and resources in this honest and open discussion.

Podcast Resources:

Websites: ACNEM: https://www.acnem.org/

Minnd Foundation: http://mindd.org/

Pfeiffer Institute: http://www.hriptc.org/index.php

Bio-balance: www.biobalance.org.au

Mind Matters: http://www.mindmatters.edu.au/

Dr William Walsh: http://www.walshinstitute.org/

Books:  

Mental Health Topics-The Mood Cure (Julia Ross), Nutrient Power (William J Walsh), Nutrition and Mental Illness (Carl C. Pfeiffer), Depression Free Naturally (Joan Mathews Larson)

Other Topics-The Biology of Belief (Bruce Lipton), Wherever You Go, There You Are (Jon Kabat-Zinn), The Reality Slap (Dr Russ Harris), The Happiness Trap (Dr Russ Harris).

Podcast: http://thegooddoctors.com.au/health-podcast/nutrients/

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Facebook: Holistic Wellness For Life,  Primal Living Melbourne or Gluten Free Central

Instagram; Holistic_Paleo

WB001: Introduction to The Wellness Buzz Podcast by Carolyn Gray

Welcome to The Wellness Buzz Podcast Introductory episode where Holistic Nutrition and Wellness Coach Carolyn Gray talks about her own recovery from chronic illness and her plans for upcoming episodes. This show is Paleo and Holistic with a focus on recipes, fitness and lifestyle.

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My main Website page at www.holisticwellnessforlife.com

Facebook: Holistic Wellness For Life,  Primal Living Melbourne or Gluten Free Central

Instagram; Holistic_Paleo