It was a long time coming but finally, in 2014, a prominent medical journal published the definitive scientific study telling consumers what many of us had already had intuitively known: eating sugar triggers not just tooth decay, but initiates the more serious condition called periodontal disease, a gum impairment which leads to even more devastating ailments. […]
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Tangy and rich! The only way you know it isn’t “real” mayonnaise is by the color. YIELD: 1.5 CUPS 2 avocados 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1⁄2 teaspoon ground mustard seed 1/4 teaspoon cayenne, optional 1/4 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice 1 teaspoon Bragg Liquid Aminos or Nama Shoyu 1/8 teaspoon […]
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As if the problematic chemicals found naturally in dairy products do not endanger your health enough to be a reason to stop consuming them, you also must factor in how dairy acts as a magnet to absorb even more pernicious contaminants from the surrounding environment. It’s a one-two punch to your well-being and the chemical […]
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Just because you’re trying to avoid sugar doesn’t mean your culinary options need to be boring! Enjoy this Coconut Cheese Cake brought to you by Chef Renate Wallner of Hippocrates Health Institute. Crust: Chop very fine in food processor: 3 cups dehydrated pecans Then add: 1 T vanilla (alcohol free), 1/4 t stevia, 1 T […]
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There is just something about eating your food…with your hands. For the raw foods enthusiast, those new to the lifestyle, or for those needing a healthy meal on the run, these wraps will have you incorporating more nutrient dense foods daily. GREEN WRAP BASICS A wrap is a combination of food in which there is typically an […]
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We know that cabbage and peas aren’t likely your first thought when you visualize an amazing salad. We hope to prove you wrong with this fantastic dish! Yield: 4.5 cups Ingredients: 2 cups fresh peas 2 cups small diced green and/or red cabbage ½ cup chopped fresh parsley 1/3 cup diced red onion 1 tablespoon […]
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This fun take on the classic chia pudding incorporates Brazil Nut Milk and Coconut! It’s also sugar free making it the perfect snack anytime of the day. Ingredients: ¼ C Chia Seed Vanilla Bean 1 C. Brazil Nut Milk Unsweetened Coconut Flakes  Technique: Add brazil nut milk to the chia seed. Let it sit for […]
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This vibrantly colored dish is satisfying to your taste buds and easy on your waist. In small doses, saffron has a subtle taste and aroma and pairs well with savory dishes. Saffron is touted as a powerful antioxidant to protect your cells against free radicals and oxidative stress.   SAUCE INGREDIENTS • 1 garlic clove […]
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A fresh and even healthier take on a classic tabouleh recipe! Yield: 5 Cups 1½ cups sprouted hulled buckwheat, dehydrated for 3-5 hours 1½ cups chopped fresh parsley 1 cup finely chopped red bell pepper ¾ cup finely diced cucumber ½ cup finely diced red onion 1/4 cup chopped fresh mint Dressing: 1 clove garlic […]
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What is detox? That is a word you will hear a lot while you are here at Hippocrates. Unfortunately, it is no secret that we live on a polluted planet today. The air, the land, the water, and the food are contaminated by the 85,000+ chemicals we humans have created over the last 200 years […]
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Enzymes are large protein molecules found in all living things – plant and animal. Your body is capable of producing two types of enzymes, metabolic and digestive. Digestive enzymes include things like protease, and lipase, and amylase for the digestion of proteins, carbohydrates and fats. In human physiological terms, metabolic enzymes are the spark of […]
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Food is our fuel. You don?t select your gasoline based on the color of your car. So too our fuel choices should be based on what we know our body needs. We have all indulged in something that brings a smile to our face, from sight or thought alone. All too often, we are drawn in by catchy jingles and TV spots. Only to know that aching belly or extra trip to the lavatory was a result. Factors such as time, price, mood, upbringing, present company and habit influence our meal choices. Many of us try healthier options when they are presented, and may even notice differences or slight improvements in our health. Switching from soda pop to V8 is likely a step in the right direction, but it is basically like trading a can full of sugar and acid for a bottle of salt and vegetables not suitable for sale whole.

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Hello Summer! This delicious creamy coleslaw  is the perfect dish to bring to any bbq or picnic. Your friends won’t even know it’s dairy free (or raw vegan)! Ingredients: 4 cups thinly sliced green cabbage ½ cup thinly sliced red cabbage ½ cup shredded carrots Dressing: Blend until very creamy ¼ cup lemon juice 1 […]
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For decades it’s been a running joke among members of Alcoholic’s Anonymous (AA) and Narcotic’s Anonymous (NA)—‘get off the drugs and alcohol and get on the sugar.’ At just about any AA or NA meeting anywhere in the world you will find in the back of the meeting room tables laden with donuts, candies, cookies […]
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Are you looking for a crispy delicious snack? Make your own apple chips at home! With just a few simple ingredients you will find a more affordable and tasty option compared to the store bought alternative! YIELD: 6 TRAYS 4 apples, cored fresh lemon juice, as needed 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon ¼ teaspoon ground clove […]
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Purslane Purslane is normally considered by many people to be an annoyingly common invasive yard weed. In reality it is a tasty “wild edible” that is packed with nutrients and traditionally used for a number of health benefits. The soft, succulent purslane leaves, flowers, and stems can be eaten alone or mixed with your salad. […]
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Ingredients for 1 Blender: 3 Cloves Garlic 1 Thumb Ginger 5 Tsp. Curry 1/3 Tsp. Graham Masala 1 Tsp. Kelp Powder 1 Large Handful Shredded Carrots Fill remainder with chopped yellow pepper. Blend the marinade until smooth. Fill a glass jar half way with thinly sliced cauliflower, cabbage, and shredded carrot. Place the apple in the center […]
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Naturally sweet, delicious, and raw, this Sweetheart Salad has it all. Indulge in a heaping portion of this healthful dish, rich in vitamin A to promote healthy bones, skin, and immune system. Ingredients: 1 Butternut Squash, Peeled & Seeded 1 Sweet Potato 1 Carrot Dressing: 3/4 C. Chopped Carrot 1/8 C. Lemon Juice 1/2 C. Raw, Organic […]
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Chronic stress is defined as continuous (days or weeks) exposure to a stressful situation. According to the American Institute of stress: Seventy-five to 90 percent of all visits to primary care physicians are for stress-related complaints or disorders. Forty-three percent of all adults suffer adverse effects due to stress. Stress has been linked to all […]
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Overly sweet desserts are so overrated. These truffles (or blondies depending on how you make them) are the perfect combination of light sweetness and savory decadence. This satisfying recipe was provided by the Hippocrates Health Institute Pastry Chef Rentate Wallner. As with all of our desserts there is no added sugar and it’s totally raw! Chop in food processor until […]
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