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Diet, Nutrition & Eating

Uncomfortably Numb: Overfilling the Emotional Void with Food

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Compulsive and binge eating as a coping mechanism. Binge eating disorder is the most common eating disorder in the United States and affects an estimated 2.8 million people. If you are touched by binge eating tendencies, even if your behavior doesn’t fall on the clinical scale, you are not alone. And you know how frustrating,…

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Take the Weight Off (Your Shoulders)

Binge Eating & Emotional Eating Specialty Week

The answer is not another diet. Find out how to quell unhealthy food urges. It’s that time of year again. You promised yourself that 2019 would be different. You’ve probably tried at least one new diet and exercise program. Keto. Paleo. Vegan. Gluten Free. Pescatarian. Fasting. Cleanses. You’ve worked hard at it but you may…

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Finding Freedom from Overeating

Freedom from Overeating, Binge Eating, and Emotional Eating

Why can’t I stop overeating? If you are a binge eater, emotional eater, or compulsive overeater, you probably spend a lot of time asking yourself this question. You’re not alone – many overeaters are extremely accomplished in other areas of their lives but struggle to change their eating behaviors.

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Soup’s On: Chef Michael’s Potato Leek Soup Recipe

Potato Leek Soup Recipe

We’re big soup fans here at Skyterra, and we’re coming into peak soup weather! There are so many ways to make soup flavorful, healthy, and comforting. When visitors try Chef Michael’s creamy soups, they’re often astounded to discover they’re vegan. For example, this rich-tasting potato leek soup recipe is gluten-free, dairy-free, and has only six…

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Farmed Fish vs. Wild-Caught: What Lurks Below the Surface?

Farmed Fish vs. Wild-Caught

As the Registered Dietitian at Skyterra Wellness Retreat, I work with the Executive Chef to ensure we craft meals from the most nourishing ingredients possible. I also advise our guests on their nutritional priorities and challenges. When it comes to seafood, one of the most common questions is, “What is the difference between farmed fish…

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Your Skyterra Pantry: Golden Milk Recipe

Have you heard of golden milk? This turmeric tea beverage has been increasingly popular lately thanks to its health benefits and delightful drinking experience. Here’s a healthy golden milk recipe courtesy of our culinary team, so you can enjoy this tasty anti-inflammatory treat from the comfort of your own home. There are many variations of…

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