Comprehensive Stool Test to Find The Root Cause of Autoimmunity

Recently received the results of a comprehensive stool analysis done about a month ago based on the recommendations of my Naturopathic Doctor. Yes, I had to prod, poke, scoop, bottle, freeze and pass the 💩 to my doc who sent it to America for analysis.  It turns out I have a large amount of dysbiotic gut flora belonging to [...]

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Attending Our 1st Milk Kefir Workshop (and Tasting!)

After the latest 14-Day Fast, I started ordering and drinking Milk Kefir and Kombucha to repopulate my gastrointestinal system with healthy bacteria and heal the gut lining. My supply came from Bushwick Biotech and each 500ml bottle of grassfed milk kefir costs about $7.33! I started by drinking half a bottle a day but the cost [...]

Vegetables: Raw or Cooked?

When it comes to eating, we most certainly can eat anything raw or cooked. The choice is ours. We just have to bare the consequences (if any). However, for certain vegetables, I prefer to cook them lightly to reduce anti-nutrients and improve digestibility/nutrient bio-availability.  These include (and are not limited to): Kale Broccoli Cauliflower Spinach [...]

More Raw Foods and Salads!

One thing I've come to realise is that, as Asians, most of our diet consists of cooked vegetables, meat and rice. Less emphasis is placed on raw foods, fermented foods and salads. This is where we might be lacking in important nutrients, fibre (prebiotics) and beneficial bacteria (probiotics).  Hence since recovering from my recent episode [...]

Simple Steamed Dinner!

Sometimes, simple is best!😁 🐟🍤🍲 Tonight's Dinner: Steamed kampong fish with curry leaves, turmeric, ginger, prawns, onion and garlic Lots of veggies Tablespoon of Fasskraut  

Transform your New Tab page with Momentum!

Want to spice up your New Tab page? Try Momentum! Momentum is a productivity extension for google chrome that includes breath-taking backgrounds that change daily, a nice central greeting and focus panel, a sidebar To-do list and inspiring quotes to kick start your productivity. I first heard of this extension when listening to Tim Ferriss's [...]

Homework-turned-blogpost: Unreliable Scientific Data

"Another interesting video about how we have been misled to believe that Fats are bad for us. How distinguished scientists cherry pick their data to support their own hypotheses. How the media, politics, marketing and institutions all played a role in promoting their own agendas centered about profit and funding. How nutritional scientists jumped on [...]