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Cholesterol myths & managing your cholesterol naturally with nutrition

March 8th , 2012 → 3:23 pm @

  COPYRIGHT NOTICE:   This blog post is an article by Heather Dube’ published in On Fitness magazine Nov/Dev 2011 issue  Clean Nutrition Report sold at Barnes N Noble & Whole Foods Market retailers worldwide. Back issues are available for purchase on the On Fitness magazine website. _________________________________________________________________________   Debunking the western medicine food politics […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Family Health / Healthy Lifestyle / Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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3 Ways Calorie, Fat & Sugar-Free Foods Sabotage Your Best Body

February 10th , 2011 → 4:29 pm @

As a holistic nutritionist who competes as a natural women’s figure bodybuilding athlete, you see a lot of athletes & professionals working as a nutrition coach teaching clients to use a laundry list of calorie-free, fat-free or sugar-free foods for caloric reduction as a weight management technique. As someone whose suffered from serious illness such as chronic […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Fitness & Energy Balancing / Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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Monday Mindset Tip: Why Seeing & Feeling Change Matters to Stay In the Game

January 24th , 2011 → 12:05 pm @

Category : Fitness & Energy Balancing / Mindset & Lifestyle Coaching / Whole Foods Nutrition

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A Day in the Life Looks Like…

December 10th , 2010 → 2:17 pm @

Hey friends! Damian & I wanted to share some of the fun, wacky & unique things that go on in our world with you so we’ve posted a new album in the group that we’ll be updating with new ‘moments’ from time to time. It’s a look into the crazy, evolving, intense, fun lifestyle we […]

Category : Family Health / Fitness & Energy Balancing / Mindset & Lifestyle Coaching / Spiritual Harmony / Whole Foods Nutrition

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Inside the You & Improved Coaching Kitchen | Thanksgiving Whole Grain Pie Crust

November 26th , 2010 → 12:31 am @

Wondering how you can strategize your health, but still enjoy the holidays like Thanksgiving?? Here’s a sneak peek into our kitchen on Thanksgiving Day 2010…. so you can experience how as both natural athletes & whole foods nutrition coaches we celebrate REAL food for the holidays & the gift of health that offer us, while […]

Category : Family Health / Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition

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The 9 Things You Must Increase To Decrease Weight Faster

September 9th , 2010 → 3:44 pm @

“The 9 Things You Must Increase To Decrease Weight Faster” By Heather B. Dube’ – CHHC, AADP, ACSM CWC, NASM CPT, NANP, NPC, BA When most think about the topic of weight loss or managing their body composition they knee-jerk into the mindset of taking things away or deprivation to achieve weight loss or a […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Fitness & Energy Balancing / Pure Supplementation / Whole Foods Nutrition

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6 Holistic Nutrition Truths that Crush Kashi’s Go Lean & Protein Claims

July 14th , 2010 → 6:13 pm @

This often mistaken health food, Kashi, has taken advertising lies to a whole new level with their new ‘our cereal is equal to the protein of an egg’ campaign. Notice how these advertisers warp your mind below subconsciously using an image of a cereal bowl shaped like an egg – utterly unbelievable & ridiculous, frankly […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Family Health / Fitness & Energy Balancing / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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6 Secrets to Salvage Your Body Thru the Endless Summer Celebrations

July 8th , 2010 → 2:53 am @

By Heather B. Dube’ – CHHC, AADP, ACSM CWC, NASM CPT, NANP, NPC, BA So you’ve probably noticed that the endless summer celebrations are not necessarily conducive to taking off the sarong or sun dress & busting out your bikini, with the menus of hot dogs, sausages, hamburgers, chips galore, ice cream, cake, beer, sodas […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Family Health / Mindset & Lifestyle Coaching / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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Week 6 Check In – My Figure Competition Training

June 14th , 2010 → 12:23 pm @

People fear what they don’t understand, including their own health & bodies – because as it stands today most still don’t understand how their health & body works. ~ Coach Heather So I’ve decided to share the remaining 6 out of 12 weeks with you of my own nutrition & fitness training for my upcoming […]

Category : Fitness & Energy Balancing / Mindset & Lifestyle Coaching / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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The Nutrition Coach Asks: Are you Overestimating the Power of Your Workouts?

May 18th , 2010 → 1:49 pm @

Are you underestimating the power of nutrition & overestimating the power of your workouts? As a nutrition coach I find most wrongly perceive their body as stagnant – they believe they can eat whatever they want & as long as they hit the gym, they’re ‘safe’ – the ‘bad food’ just burns off & melts […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Fitness & Energy Balancing / Mindset & Lifestyle Coaching / Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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Detox: Spring Cleaning for a Healthy Body

April 8th , 2010 → 8:50 am @

Detox: Spring Cleaning for a Healthy Body By Heather B. Dube’ – CHHC, AADP, CWC, CPT, NANP, NPC, BA You’ve probably heard the words “detox” and “cleanse” a lot recently. They’re pretty big buzzwords in the nutrition field. But what do they actually mean, and why is it important for you to know? The words […]

Category : Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition / Women's Health

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Whole Foods Nutrition Recipes: "Simply Green Juice"

May 8th , 2009 → 7:33 pm @

Try Recipes That Feed Your Health! This is a quick & easy way to AMP UP your daily greens! “Simply Green Juice”

Category : Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition

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Whole Foods Nutrition Focus: Wheatgrass

May 8th , 2009 → 4:17 pm @

Wheatgrass first became widely known in the West in the 1930s, when a man named Charles Schnabel began touting its benefits. Schnabel claimed “15 pounds of wheatgrass is equivalent to 350 pounds of the choicest vegetables.” Although science hasn’t proven tha t claim, it has proven that wheatgrass has one of the highest concentrations of […]

Category : Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition

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GO-ji CRAZY for Healthy Living!

April 4th , 2009 → 4:20 pm @

Did you know Goji Berries… •Have 21 trace minerals, including germanium, an anti-cancer substance rarely found in foods •Contain over 12 times more protein than apples, oranges, or strawberries •Build strong blood and promotes cardiovascular health •Maintain healthy blood pressure and blood sugar •Stimulate secretion of human growth hormone •Strengthen the immune system •Contain polysaccharides, […]

Category : Natural Health & Healing / Whole Foods Nutrition

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The Yahoo.com Nutrition ‘experts’ – Q: Is Red Meat TRULY Bad For You? A: IT’S NOT THAT SIMPLE PEOPLE

March 24th , 2009 → 10:45 am @

Ok, listen up people…. We are SO tired of this misrepresented question & I promise you we do NOT work for the Beef Association of America : Is red meat bad REALLY for you? Here is a perfect example of how nutrition studies misrepresent nutrition principles to the public & confuse them: http://tinyurl.com/dfcxka You cannot […]

Category : Common Health & Weight Concerns / Family Health / Whole Foods Nutrition