wellness Tag

New Year Health GoalsAre you planning any New Year health goals?  Let's talk about setting SMART goals that not only stick but also contribute to your overall wellness. The power of Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant, and Time-bound goals can transform your resolutions into lasting habits. Let's embark on a wellness...

Mindful Holiday EatingAs we step into the festive season, let's dive into the art of mindful holiday eating. Discover how this approach not only keeps stress hormones at bay but also helps you avoid those unwanted holiday pounds. Let's feast on the joy of the season while being kind to...

Your Health Next Year  Where will your health be next year? Have you considered making changes or finally diving into some ongoing symptoms that simply won’t resolve on their own? Maybe you are a mom who has put yourself last on the list of priorities but you are ready to get...

Benefits of Coffee and TeaEver wonder what the proven benefits of coffee and tea are? It seems like every other month there is a headline proclaiming coffee to be good for your health or bad for your health and there is probably truth in both statements. With the cold winter...

Benefits of Sauna Sauna use is gaining popularity right now but what are the actual benefits of sauna use and is it really good for everyone? We recently got an infrared sauna and I LOVE it. I have always loved the heat of a sauna, after a workout or on a...

The Science of Gratitude With the holiday season and year end upon us, I find it a natural time to reflect on the year that has passed and the many things I am grateful for. Wild Rice Wellness is just over one year old and wow, I am grateful for the...

Brain Health  Last month I had the opportunity to do a corporate lunch and learn for Nest Health Connections and one of their clients. Brain health is something I am so passionate about! As you may or may not know, I am on faculty and practice clinically at the University of...

Staying Healthy During Cold and Flu SeasonStaying health during cold and flu season may seem like an impossible task but there are things we can do every day keep our immune system healthy. So, what can we do to boost our immune system and what should you do if you...

Blood Sugar Balance for Optimal Health Halloween and the Holidays are upon us! We are about to kick off a couple of months of holiday parties, gatherings and festive eats so there is no better time to talk about the importance of blood sugar balance for optimal health and longevity. (More...