Health Specialties: Healthy Living Tips

Saturated Fats and Heart Disease… What Gives?

Saturated Fats are BAD FOR YOU… or are they? We have been admonished repeatedly for decades by doctors, the American Heart Association, the press, your family and friends for eating saturated fats. But a recent study by Rajiv Chowdhury that reviewed 80 previous studies suggests that saturated fat may not change... Read more

6 Tips For Getting to Sleep

There are a growing number of people who awaken feeling exhausted without the burst of energy they once felt as children and young adults. While many of us are going to bed too late in the evening to give us an adequate night of sleep, many more people get to... Read more

Time of Your Life: How to Fit in Fitness

Your health is worth making time for. We’ve all said it before. Between a mounting workload, juggling your family’s various schedules, and taking care of the home, “I don’t have time” rolls off the tongue effortlessly, no? It is an especially comforting phrase to tell yourself. Most people pull the... Read more

Reci-Pea

This following recipe comes from Cavallo Point’s very own Chef Jayne Reichert. Learning from Chef Jayne at the cooking school is always a favorite moment during one of my Optimal Health retreats. Enjoy this healthful, green side dish at your next al fresco dinner (a summer must-do!) Seasonal salads are... Read more