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Alternatives to Halloween Candy

Halloween Candy Makeovers + Alternatives to Halloween Candy

photo used under a creative commons license, via Bunches and Bits I’ve received a few inquiries from my patients and readers requesting recipes for healthier versions of their favorite Halloween treats! I’ve found a few recipes that would be a healthier alternative for an occasional treat! Homemade Twix Bars  Homemade Vegan Kit Kat Bars Homemade Rolos 3 Ingredient Halloween Apple Bites Vanilla Bean Coconut Butter Cups with Chocolate Peanut Butter For those of you looking for non-candy treats to hand out to trick-or-treaters, check out this article!20 Ways to Do Halloween Without Candy Let’s Connect! Like me on Facebook Twitter @drrenae Contact Dr Norton by phone 513-205-6543 or by form Inquire about booking Dr Norton for a speaking engagement Read About Dr Norton View video about Dr Norton Medical Advice Disclaimer: The information included on ...
News You Can Use

News You Can Use – October 22-29 2012

“As an Eating Disorder Professional, I know that many of my clients that are in treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, Bulimarexia, Binge Eating Disorder or Obesity are overwhelmed by all the information in the news about our health. In hopes of relieving some of the stress this can inflict on both my patients and readers, I’ve highlighted some of the weekly health news that was of particular interest to all of us at The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity. From my eating disorder and obesity treatment center in Cincinnati, here is your weekly news update for the week of October 22-October 29 2012!” Sugar consumption a ‘public health crisis’ aggravated by GM sugar beets Maternal Obesity Alters Infant Brain ...

HealThy Mouth Summit

photo used under a creative commons license, flickr user shermeee Recently, I posted an article that discussed the dangers of fluoride. I received several inquiries from both readers and patients, asking for a list of reliable resources for information about dental health. Next month, there is going to be a free online summit that will feature an expert panel of dentists, doctors, nutritionists and authors that will be providing cutting edge information to help you attain optimal dental health. For more information about the HealThy Mouth Summit and for FREE registration be sure to check out: www.healthymouthsummit.com!

Show Notes: Genetically Modified Foods, Obesity and Eating Disorders

For those of you that tuned into the podcast last night, you all know that we had to cut the show short last night due to an unexpected bout of food poisoning. I’m on the rebound today, starting to feel much better! There was a lot of important information that I had planned on covering on the show. I’m sure it was information that you wanted to hear! This post will cover the information that I did not get to go over in the show last night. I will be doing another podcast about genetically modified foods on Tuesday November 6 at 7:30 pm ET. I will discuss all the information below and take your questions live on the air! ...
News You Can Use

News You Can Use – Oct 15-22 2012

“As an Eating Disorder Professional, I know that many of my clients that are in treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, Bulimarexia, Binge Eating Disorder or Obesity are overwhelmed by all the information in the news about our health. In hopes of relieving some of the stress this can inflict on both my patients and readers, I’ve highlighted some of the weekly health news that was of particular interest to all of us at The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity. From my eating disorder and obesity treatment center in Cincinnati, here is your weekly news update for the week of October 15-October 22 2012!” National Organic Standards Board Votes to Reject More Synthetic Additives in Infant Formula Recess Helps Students ...

This Week’s Podcast! Genetically Modified Foods, Obesity and Eating Disorders!

Join us Tuesday October 23rd at 7:30 pm ET as we talk about Genetically Modified Foods, Obesity and Eating Disorders! We’re going to talk about the dangers of Genetically Modified Foods, and trends we are seeing in patients in treatment for obesity or eating disorders. We’ll also be sharing some shopping tips and some of our favorite resources! You can tune in HERE! Dial 646-378-0494 to ask your questions ON THE AIR! You can also email your questions directly! Some of the information we’ll be talking about is in my newsletter below. If you aren’t signed up to have the newsletter delivered to your inbox, you can sign up HERE! October 2012 Food for Thought Dr J Renae Norton Connect with ...
Vitamin D

Eating Disorders & Obesity: Vitamin D Deficiency

photo used under a creative commons license The majority of the patients I see in my practice today (whether obese, anorexic, bulimarexic, or bulimic) are diagnosed with having a vitamin D deficiency by their family physician. Vitamin D deficiency is associated with reduced immune system function, 17 different types of cancer, heart disease, psychological disorders, neurological disorders, diabetes, stroke, hypertension, bone loss, muscle mass loss. Typically, when a patient’s blood test* comes back from the lab showing a deficiency in vitamin D, their physician prescribes them a vitamin D supplement. Is there a difference between the vitamin D supplement that is prescribed, the vitamin D that is sold at health food stores, and the vitamin D we obtain naturally from ...
News You Can Use

News You Can Use – October 8-15 2012

“As an Eating Disorder Professional, I know that many of my clients that are in treatment for Anorexia, Bulimia, Bulimarexia, Binge Eating Disorder or Obesity are overwhelmed by all the information in the news about our health. In hopes of relieving some of the stress this can inflict on both my patients and readers, I’ve highlighted some of the weekly health news that was of particular interest to all of us at The Norton Center for Eating Disorders and Obesity. From my eating disorder and obesity treatment center in Cincinnati, here is your weekly news update for the week of October 8-October 15 2012!” Exclusive: Nestle to cut sugar and salt in breakfast cereals  Labeling Works! Trans Fat Consumption Down ...

Tonight’s Podcast – Eating Disorders and Insurance Coverage with Lawyer Lisa Kantor

Tune into tonight’s podcast (at 7:30 pm ET) as I talk with Lisa Kantor, a Los Angeles lawyer and partner in Kantor & Kantor LLP. Lisa Kantor represents people denied health benefits for treatment of both physical and mental illnesses. Most recently, Ms. Kantor has focused her efforts litigating insurance company denials of coverage for residential treatment of eating disorders. Kantor & Kantor is the only law firm in the country with a distinct eating disorder practice staffed with lawyers and other professionals experienced in the specific needs of people who have been denied benefits for eating disorder treatment. In 2007, she won the first published eating disorder decision in California in which the court applied the state’s mental health parity law to beneficiaries who sought treatment outside California. In August ...

Yoga in the Treatment of Eating Disorders

photo used under a creative commons license In 2010, Newman’s Own funded a pilot program at the Seattle Children’s outpatient Adolescent Medicine Department. The pilot program was implemented to evaluate the effect of yoga on eating disorder treatment outcomes among teenagers receiving outpatient treatment for anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa, and Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified (EDNOS).The study involved 50 girls and 4 boys between the ages of 11-21; 29 participants were diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, 9 participants were diagnosed with bulimia nervosa, 15 participants were diagnosed with EDNOS. Participants were randomly divided into two groups. One group received standard care; standard care involved appointments with a physician and dietician every other week which monitored weight/height, vital signs, body mass index, nutritional habits, ...
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