Did you ever wonder why children’s documented behavioral problems and learning difficulties became such an epidemic over the past few decades? Look no further than the sweeteners added to their diets, at home and at school, over that same period of time. Ever wonder why Alzheimer’s disease and dementia in general became an epidemic beginning […]
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The Baobab is a beautiful rare tropical exotic tree native to Madagascar, Africa, and Australia. It has been called the Tree of Life for its almost mythical powers that some cultures attach to it. The massive trunk of the Baobab holds large amounts of water. Upon maturity the tree commonly grows thirty feet in diameter […]
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Looking for an easy delicious recipe to make at home? Try our famous Tacos with Red Pepper Corn Salsa! Walnut Tacos Yield: 2 cups Taco “Meat”: 3 C. walnuts, soaked and dehydrated 1-2 cloves garlic 2 T. chili powder 1 tsp. Bragg’s Aminos*Optional 1/4 tsp. cayenne 1. Combine all ingredients in a food processor. 2. Process […]
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Ready to kick your salad up a notch? Explore spice with this zesty Cajun Collards recipe. For the salad, your preferred amount of: Collards (chiffonade cut) Sliced Onion Sliced Carrot For the dressing (keep any left over for tomorrows salad): 2.5 Red Bell Peppers, Roughly Chopped 2 oz. Lemon Juice 1.5 Cloves Garlic 1.5 TBSP […]
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Drinking fresh wheatgrass juice is literally drinking liquid starlight! All life on this planet comes from the sun. You are solar powered once removed. Only green plants can transform the sun’s energy into chlorophyll through the process of photosynthesis. Plants use starlight to produce fuel that your body and your cells need to live. Chlorophyll […]
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Raw Vegan Tabbouleh: ½ Cup grated cauliflower 1 Clove garlic clove, minced (optional) ¼ Cup fresh lemon juice or lime juice 1 Bunch chopped fresh flat-leaf parsley 1 Bunch chopped fresh cilantro ¼ Bunch chopped fresh mint ½ Red pepper very finely chopped 1 Bunch scallions, finely chopped ¼ Cup extra virgin olive oil ½ […]
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Vitamin D is the sunshine vitamin, which is a fat-soluble vitamin that functions as a prohormone (hormone precursor). Vitamin D is synthesized in the skin from 7-dehydrocholesterol after exposure to UVB rays. Vitamin D3 (also known as cholecalciferol) occurs naturally in small amounts in foods such as, sunflower sprouts, fenugreek sprouts, shiitake mushrooms, basil and […]
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Enjoy your sprouts! It is a good idea to have a variety of sprouts in your diet. Every sprout offers different nutrients. By having a variety of sprouts you will have a more balanced nutritional profile. Today, we will explore some of the many benefits of mung bean sprouts. Mung bean sprouts are an important […]
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One key to the success at Hippocrates has been wheatgrass, a miraculous food that is now widely recognized as a health builder and restorative. This truth is also not a new concept. Over 50 million years ago, the emergence of the grasses caused a major reorganization of the animal world and those that could utilize its nourishing […]
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Nothing says energy like a shot of wheatgrass and green juice in the morning! When consuming wheatgrass remember fresh is always best, and you should consume the shot immediately after juicing. If you are new to wheatgrass start with 1 oz, and eventually work up to 2 oz in the morning, and 2 oz in […]
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“When health is absent, wisdom cannot reveal itself, art cannot manifest, strength is not to be found, wealth becomes useless, and reason becomes powerless.” Herophiles, 300 B.C., Physician to Alexander the Great For many people vibrant energy is one thing of which they can’t seem to get enough. They may remember a time in their […]
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When it comes to organic fibers for used clothing hemp has always been a classic option, but what about hemp in your diet? Hemp seeds have an excellent balance of Omegas 3 and 6, and to top it off hemp seeds also provide us with all essential amino acids making them a complete protein! Hemp milk […]
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Vitamin B12 Vitamin B12 is a group of cobalt-containing compounds that are collectively called cobalamins. At Hippocrates we recommend a bacterial form of B12, such as Ocean Energy and B12 Forte. Methylcobalamin and 5-deoxyadenosylcobalamin (also known as adenosylcobalamin) are the coenzyme forms of vitamin B12 that play a role in human metabolism. Vitamin B12 plays […]
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Asparagus is a great source of folic acid which can help reduce stress. Enjoy this flavorful salad with a good book followed by a cup of your favorite tea. Ingredients for the salad: 1 Bunch Asparagus – cut the tips and slice on a bias 2 Cups Cremini Mushrooms, quartered 1/2 Sliced Onion 2 Red Peppers, julienned Ingredients […]
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Starting your garden at home? Bell peppers are a veggie that many people grow with ease, so here is the perfect recipe to apply to your harvest! Red Pepper Corn Salsa Yield: 3 cups 2 red bell peppers, finely diced 1 C. fresh corn ½ red onion, finely diced 1 T. lemon juice ½-1 C. fresh cilantro, chopped. […]
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Yield: 2-4 Servings 1/2 C. Sesame Oil 3 Stalks Celery 1/4 Bunch Fresh Parsley 2 Cloves garlic 1 Small Piece of Ginger 5 Drops Stevia 1/4 C. Lemon Juice 3 Shots of Braggs Aminos (to taste) Water (add to achieve your desired consistency) 1 Parsnip 1 Carrot 1 Avocado 1 Pinch of Cayenne 1/4 C. […]
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Here are two easy recipes as you transition to a more raw plant-based diet! Mixed Greens Salad 3 Tbsp. flax seed oil 1 lemon, juiced 1 Tbsp. chopped red onion 1 red pepper – chopped 1 Tsp Bragg’s liquid aminos 2 cloves garlic – chopped Pinch ground celery seeds ½ tsp. cumin seeds Parsley or […]
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Mustard Greens are a hardy and spicy wild growing edible. Incorporate them with our Almond Ginger Dressing for the perfect savory summer salad. Almond Ginger Dressing, Yield: 4 Cups 2 C. Chopped Bell Pepper 1 C. Raw Almond Butter 1/2 C. Chopped Scallion 1/4 C. Chopped Red Beet 2 T. Chopped Ginger 1 Clove Garlic 1.5 […]
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As I travel, teaching people about the Hippocrates diet and lifestyle, I am often asked, “What is the highest quality food we can eat?" I tell people there are certain foods that are organic, have more nutrition than any others, are easy to get because they practically grow right under your feet, they taste great, and they are FREE! No matter where you live, it is available. All it takes is a little wisdom, some experience and study, and you will be able to enjoy all the health benefits of these great foods.

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Want to feel more connected to the earth? Get rooted with this delicious fresh sweet potato salad seasoned with miso and tahini! Start by putting the following ingredients into your blender… 2 oz. Lemon Juice 1 inch Slice of ginger (sliced) 2 C. Sliced Parsnip Pour water into blender so it doesn’t quite cover the parsnips […]
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