June 29 2015

Mastering The Habits of Our Everyday Lives with guest author Gretchen Rubin

Gretchen Rubin, bestselling author of The Happiness Project and Better Than Before, joins Dishing Up Nutrition to discuss creating good habits and breaking bad ones. 

June 22 2015

Prostate Health and Frequent Urination

One out of seven men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in his lifetime and about four out of five men, over age of 50, start to experience prostate symptoms such as frequent urination and urgency without completely emptying the bladder. On this episode of Dishing Up Nutrition, we talk all about prostate health including prostate cancer, enlarged prostate and frequent urination. Hosts Darlene Kvist and Kate Crosby welcome special guest Greg Peterson to the show. Greg owns NutriDyn, a company that has been supplying professional grade supplements to health care practitioners for the past 30 years. Listen in and get all your prostate questions answered!

June 14 2015

Protecting Your Health as a Caregiver

If you are a caregiver, you are not alone. Almost 40 percent of U.S. adults are caregivers and as the population ages, more Americans will become caregivers. Research shows that caregivers are more likely to have symptoms of depression or anxiety, a long-term medical problem, and spend more days sick with an infectious disease. If you are currently experiencing the ongoing stress of caregiving, you’ll want to hear this show. How do you maintain your own health when you are a caregiver? Good nutrition is critical. Hosts Darlene Kvist and Kara Carper give you some concrete ways to maintain your own health and well-being as you continue to care for others.

June 7 2015

Living with IBS

IBS stands for Irritable Bowel Syndrome. Anytime the word “syndrome” is used in a diagnosis, it basically means that doctors don’t know the cause. It’s not a disease, it’s a cluster of symptoms. Instead of treating those symptoms with medications, we want to help those with IBS figure out what causes their intestinal tract to no work right. If you’re struggling with IBS symptoms, don’t miss this episode of Dishing Up Nutrition, were we talk about those causes and give you some ways to improve your gut health. Listen in with hosts Brenna Thompson, Cassie Weness and Marcie Vaske.