How your gut can affect heart health!

How your gut can affect heart health!

Despite our efforts spending hundreds of billions of dollars (likely trillions) researching and treating heart disease, it remains the #1 cause of death for women and men in the Western world. For decades, scientists have blamed heart disease on red meat intake...
Happy New Year 2020!

Happy New Year 2020!

I wish you a wonderful New Year 2020, filled with health, vitality, and peace of mind. Starting today, I am thrilled to announce that my new book, The Mediterranean Method, published by Harmony Books, is available wherever books are sold. 2019 was an amazing year for...
Six Tips to Better Manage Stress Over the Holidays

Six Tips to Better Manage Stress Over the Holidays

​Holidays are a wonderful time to spend with family and friends, and to be grateful for all the wonderful things and people in our lives. Yet, they can also be stressful, as packed schedules, wild expectations from family, and indulgent eating and drinking can stress...
What is the Best Diet for Your Heart?

What is the Best Diet for Your Heart?

​Even though we can prevent 90% of heart disease with lifestyle, heart attacks and strokes remain the #1 killer for both women and men in the US, Canada, and most of the western world. Several lifestyle factors play a critical role, including exercise, sleep, stress...
Why Are Greek Children Becoming Obese at Alarming Rates

Why Are Greek Children Becoming Obese at Alarming Rates

Over the last three months, Nicole and I have sailed over 1,500 miles across Greece. We have been awed by beautiful scenery, enjoyed the wholesome food, yet been surprised by high rates of obesity, not just in adults, but especially in young children. The head of the...