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Special Article by Dr. Melenie Dunn At Prolean Wellness, we have the pleasure of helping people to drop the excess weight but what our clients are really doing is recovering their...

“Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer Cannot fit in any clothes! He eats so many goodies You can see his belly grow!” The holiday season is fun! People are nicer to each other, there are great lights and decorations everywhere, and somehow everything just seems to smell good. No wonder so many people consider it the very best time of year.christmas ornament But I’ve got to be real. The holidays are also HARD. I recently read through an article that discussed the difficulties of staying sober this time of year after overcoming alcoholism, and a lot of the same principles apply to beating food addiction. The holidays are prime for relapses, what with all the parties and treats delivered right to your door. However, speaking as a former food addict, I know it’s possible to enjoy this time of year without falling back into old habits.christmas cookies Here are a few ideas you can rely on over the next few weeks. I’ve adapted them from the article mentioned above because, although alcoholism and food addiction have distinct differences, the tips to rise above temptation are very applicable. Put them into practice, let us know how they work out for you, and have a wonderful holiday season!

Spicy Tuna Salad     Ingredients: One serving of tuna, shredded Celery diced (optional) 1 tablespoon lemon juice 2 teaspoons apple cider vinegar 1 tablespoon Bragg’s liquid aminos 1 tablespoon finely minced red onion Dash of garlic powder Dash of onion...

Cucumber Vinegar Salad Ingredients: 3-4 cucumbers 1/2 red onion 1/4 c. red wine vinegar (or apple cider vinegar) 1 tbsp Bragg's liquid aminos 1 tsp. stevia, granules or SweetLeaf clear 1...

ACV Sinus Elixir INGREDIENTS 1/4 cup water 1/4 cup unfiltered apple cider vinegar ½ tsp. stevia (lemon flavor optional) 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 wedge lemon DIRECTIONS Bring water to a boil. ...

Tips to Skip Weight Gain During the Holidays:     What causes the dreadful 5-10 lbs that most American adults gain from October-January each and every year? The factors come down to the time...

Shelby's Story When I was fourteen years old, I weighed 194 pounds. I was only five and a half feet tall, but my size-12 jeans left prints on my belly, and...

2 Ingredient Protein Crepes Ingredients: 1/2 cup egg whites 1 scoop (30 grams) vanilla protein powder Instructions Place a non stick skillet over medium high heat. In a bowl combine egg whites...

Ground Chicken Patties: Ingredients: 3 lbs chicken breasts, boneless, skinless & cut into cubes --(or ground chicken or turkey) 1 1/2 cups egg whites 1/2 small onion, cut in chunks 1 cup...

Glowing Face Detox Salad Ingredients:  1 head cauliflower, roughly chopped (or riced cauliflower) (You may also add riced broccoli or shredded broccoli florets) 3 cups purple or Tuscan kale, finely chopped 2...

  Our last little chick took flight last month, making Jeff and I empty nesters.  Our son is off for two years to serve a mission for our church.  We went...

Ingredients: 1/2 Cup fresh or frozen strawberries (only if allowed fruit during your phase) 1 Cup crushed ice 1 lime (juice and zest) 1 scoop MRM Strawberry or Vanilla Protein...