154656501 Sara Chaves, Author at Ingredientologist

Sara Chaves

July 2, 2020

Your Guide To Lectins, Phytates & Oxalates

You’re in Africa on a safari, and the game-ranger brings the vehicle to a grinding halt. There’s a lion chasing an antelope at full speed, just ahead of the vehicle. As they dart across the...
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June 25, 2020
A Gluten guide: What is it, why it is bad for some people, and gluten-free diets.

A Gluten Guide

Although most government guidelines in the USA and Europe advise people to eat adequate amounts of grains each day, it’s important to know that these grains often contain ‘antinutrients’ such as gluten and lectins that...
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June 16, 2020
Your Guide To Antinutrients from Plants

Your Guide To Antinutrients from Plants

Wait, what? Antinutrients? Yes, there is such a thing, and they’re so appropriately named because they oppose the action of essential nutrients, vitamins and minerals in our diet by blocking our body’s ability to digest,...
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May 29, 2020
Apple cider vinegar benefits

A Beginner’s Guide To Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar has become all the craze lately. This new hype is actually ‘old news’ as apple cider vinegar is one of the oldest known natural health remedies, and has been used medicinally for...
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May 19, 2020
Supplement with Magnesium

Magnesium – How to supplement with and why you should do it

Eat right. Exercise regularly. Recover well. Get sunlight. Take your vitamins and minerals. There is no doubt that these are all incredibly important steps to a healthy life. But, ensuring you have adequate minerals in...
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May 12, 2020
Supplement MCT Oil

A Guide To MCTs: Benefits And How To Supplement with

This guide will cover one of the most common supplements to the ketogenic diet; medium-chain triglycerides, aka MCTs. If you’re new to keto, those three letters may sound new to you, but even the seasoned...
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