Natural Support of Diet for Persons Living with AIDS

On Friday, December 1st, 2017 is World AIDS Day. AIDS (Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome) is an immune system disorder in which the body's ability itself is greatly diminished (Sizer & Whitney 1997). People with AIDS frequently experience severe PEM ( Protein-Energy Malnutrition) and wasting which often begins early in the disease and becomes progressively worse (Sizer & Whitney 1997). AIDS clients early signs of deterioration are weight loss, reduced body fat, and low body mass index. Preventing and treating malnutrition and wasting should be a high priority in the care of AIDS-infected people. Adequate nutrition can help maintain body tissues and improve life's quality for AIDS cl

Thyme - Living Healthy Show Moment

Welcome to the Living Healthy Show! In this Living Healthy Moment episode that Denine Rogers MS, RDN, LD, FAND explains why Thyme is irresistible particularly for this coming Thanksgiving Holidays! Click the link for the Rachel Ray's Thyme Red Potatoes Recipe. So, watch, learn and enjoy! Happy Thanksgiving! Let me know your comments, suggestions and thoughts about the Living Healthy Show! The purpose of the Living Healthy Show is for all of us to educate, inform and promote a discussion about what ways that we can start Living Healthy!! Enjoy and Start Living Healthy Today! Subscribe to the Living Healthy Show You-Tube Channel -

Changing Your Relationship to Food

Thanksgiving is a chance eat home cooked meals and desserts with the people we love. But this is also a time that some persons go through a series of gluttony problems. Can we change our relationship with food during this time? Yes, we can. For most people, food means many things besides simple nutrition. How we relate to food can help or hinder our efforts to achieve good health and reasonable body weight. People can learn a great deal about their relationship to food by keeping a daily food diary or by simple thinking about their motives every time they eat. A pattern may emerge of eating to relieve boredom, guilt or tension or to please others. For some, food has always been a reward fo

The Global Epidemic of Diabetes

This is month is American Diabetes Month but also this month is World Diabetes Day. World Diabetes Day was being held on November 14th, 2017 and is recognized by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF). Alot of people do not know that this day existed. This day is very important because diabetes is not just an American Diabetes problem but a world wide problem. The International Diabetes Federation (IDF) ( is a worldwide alliance of 200 diabetes association’s comprised of 158 countries. For over 50 years IDF has been at the vanguard of global diabetes advocacy. Its mission is to promote diabetes care, prevention and a cure worldwide. IDF is committed to raising global aw