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I recently sat down with Alan Gould, who, along with his wife, Ellen Quinlan, owns Darbster, my favorite vegan restaurant in West Palm Beach. Their cheerful staff, led by Alan’s right-hand-woman Amanda, serves up a well-rounded menu, featuring plenty of raw options as well as vegan comfort food for our omnivorous friends who wouldn’t be caught dead eating a salad—or for plant-based eaters who just feel like a burger (Alan’s vegan sliders are a house favorite). When you visit Darbster, don’t forget your furry friends. Dogs are always welcome at this al fresco establishment. I asked Alan about the work Darbster does with animal rights and this is what he had to say…
For several years, Hippocrates Health Institute has been lost in the woods finding a way to take effective action against our increasing vulnerability to the growing Codex movement which threatens to severely impact peoples’ access to high quality food and natural supplements. This includes threats to the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act of 1994 — enabling millions of American to enjoy access to safe, effective and affordable dietary supplements without needing prescriptions or having nutrients restricted to negligible levels — and to the integrity of organic farming. Codex efforts have been underway to potentially make mandatory the radiation and addition of select pesticides to organic food under the guise of food safety. Additionally, severe regulations are being proposed that could drive the organic and non-organic small farmer out of business.
A complete, 100% pure, whole food multiple vitamin, mineral and herb formula created especially for the Hippocrates Health Institute. This extraordinary, hydroponically grown formula blends the wisdom of ancient healing traditions with the best of modern science. Exquisite flower essences and synergized botanicals are included to nurture women's special needs and natural rhythms, helping to balance hormone levels and control mood swings. This product offers women of all ages (12 and older) unprecedented levels of nutritional support, vibrant health, endurance and renewed energy.
May be used for immune support and is also an excellent anti-viral and free radical scavenger. LifeGive Vitamin C is the premier source for enzymatically rich vitamin C and biofIavonoids. Unlike vitamin C supplements that contain isolated, synthetic ascorbic acid, our vitamin C is 100% pure whole food, which may be fully utilized by the body. LifeGive Vitamin C offers wildcrafted camu camu and amla berries, together with a potpourri of organically grown sprouts, berries and other fruits. Avoid Vitamin C prior to surgery involving anesthesia as it may lessen the effects. May also be used for non-leukemia related bruising, gout, resperatory disorders and stressful conditions.
LifeGive Veg-Cal 120 Capsules are a whole food plant-based form of calcium that provides the best source of this corner stone mineral. Fortification with calcium will ward off deficiencies that can lead to osteoporosis, osteopenia, rheumatism and intestinal cancers. It can be consumed daily. Each capsule contains 150 mg of plant based bio available, whole food calcium taken from terminalia artuna which manifests a unique trace mineral profile including magnesium, zinc, and manganese, along with other important elements. Additionally, terminalia artuna is traditionally used to enhance and protect cardiovascular health. Suggested Use: Take 4 caplets daily with beverage at least 30 minutes before meals, or as directed by your qualified health practioner.
The use of quality, living, whole food supplements can enhance your health in numerous ways. There have been remarkable discoveries in the field of natural health stemming from the enormous energy that can be derived from using nutritional supplements.
Can you relate to this? You are finishing your workout and the first thought in your mind as the workout winds down is “now I’m going to relax.” So once the workout is completed, that is exactly what you do. But once you’ve finished exercising you’re still not finished.
Hippocrates Health Institute is delighted to announce the arrival of LifeGive Estoll®, a new and potent whole-food supplement containing naturally occurring indole 3-acetic acid. Studies indicate that indole compounds are especially helpful for balancing hormones, regulating sleep, and addressing various cancers. Other popular indole compounds found on the market today are Indole 3-Carbinol and Diindolymethane (DIM), but they are not whole-food based, but rather chemically derived.
You've heard of dietary phytonutrients that nourish our cells with vitamins and minerals. You've heard of herbal concoctions designed to power up organ function or help eliminate waste products. You've heard of antioxidants to protect your cells from free radical damage. Now say hello to a whole new category of food supplements: the stem cell enhancers. They not only nourish the body, but stimulate the process of cell regeneration by enhancing the natural release and migration of adult stem cells from bone marrow to sites in the body that need repair.
LifeGive Power Powder is the purest and most potent green food made with organic ingredients. The Synergy Company, the pioneer in formulating and manufacturing enzymatically rich and organic superfoods created Power Powder's exceptional formula especially for the Hippocrates Health Institute. Packed with more than 60 vibrant ingredients, Power Powder is a superior source of highly beneficial phytonutrients helpful in building muscle and gaining strength. In combination with a healthy lifestyle, LifeGive Power Powder promotes sustained energy and well-being.
Phyto-Tumeric, powerful whole food turmeric with active curcuminoids, contains a symphony of disease inhibiting elements such as vitamins, minerals and enzymes. Each caplet contains 800 mg of pure, naturally occurring curcuminoids, which have been scientifically shown to enhance brain function and pack anti-cancer effects along with pro-digestive and anti-inflammatory properties. Suggested Use: As a dietary supplement, take 3 caplets daily with beverage at least 30 minutes before meals, or as directed by your qualified health practitioner. Store in a cool, dry place.
WITH EACH PASSING DAY, there is more scientific data supporting the protective and stimulating affects of turmeric's main actives known as "curcuminoids." Here at Hippocrates, we are conducting clinical research, observing changes in brain acuity and cancer recovery profiles. Our early data matches the global scientific findings of the benefit of curcuminoids as a nutritional supplement. Accordingly, we are now regularly recommending curcuminoid supplementation to guests challenged by arthritis, cancer, Alzheimer's, digestive disorders and infectious diseases, to name a few.
Parkinson’s disease, which strikes 100,000 Americans alone each year, is characterized by severe tremors and rigidity in the limbs and loss of muscle control. Although its primary cause is unknown, there are many who believe that the death of brain cells can be ignited by heavy metal poisonings, electromagnetic field problems and an unhealthy lifestyle.