SYMPTOMS OF INNER PEACE
- An unmistakable ability to enjoy each moment.
- A loss of interest in conflict.
- A loss of the ability to worry.
- Frequent, overwhelming episodes of appreciation.
- Contented feelings of connectedness with others and nature.
- A tendency to think and act spontaneously, rather than on fears based on past experiences.
- A loss of interest in interpreting the actions of others and judging other people.
- Frequent attacks of smiling.
- An increased susceptibility to the love extended by others as well as the uncontrollable urge to extend it.
DOES WHAT YOU EAT MATTER?
DOES WHAT YOU EAT MATTER? Well, yes. A perfect example below: Read More →
EXTRA GLUTEN ON MINE, PLEASE!
I used to have multiple food sensitivities - wheat, gluten, dairy, soy, etc., - and kept blaming the foods for my symptoms. Now I can eat anything I want again (including 'evil' wheat and gluten) without a problem. Read More →
“FLU SEASON” FARCE
Nature created just four seasons. And “Flu Season” isn’t one of them. Read More →
KELOWNA FREE PRESENTATION – IS POOR DIGESTION MAKING YOU SICK?
IS POOR DIGESTION MAKING YOU SICK? What if foods like gluten and wheat aren't the problem? Can you get rid of food sensitivities and digestive problems by changing HOW you eat, rather than what you eat? Read More →
GREAT WAY TO START THE NEW YEAR!
One of my favorite charities is Playground Builders. They build playgrounds for children in war-torn areas of the Middle East, […] Read More →
“VITAMINS ARE A WASTE OF MONEY!”
“VITAMINS ARE A WASTE OF MONEY!” suggests the headline. Very provocative. The author of the article, an MD, says most […] Read More →
FROZEN FOOD: HOW TO KEEP IT SAFE
Frozen food: How to keep it safe Read More →
New Testimonial Interview
Interview with reader of "You Are NOT What You Eat; Better Digestive Health In 7 Simple Steps" Read More →
AUTISM and DIGESTIVE PROBLEMS
Whatever the cause of autism, families face tremendous challenges. An inspiring documentary follows a unique approach. Read More →
POLLUTION IN NORTHERN CHINA CUTS LIFE SPANS BY 5.5 YEARS
We want simple explanations for why we get sick. (Probably because we want simple solutions!) And often we want to attach blame to one particular area. But the Read More →
‘DIGESTION GUY’ RETURNS TO VICTORIA
Van Clayton Powel, author of the digestion book "You Are NOT What You Eat" and being called the 'Digestion Guy'. returns to Victoria , BC. Read More →
CKNW 980 Interview with Bill Good and a great day in Vancouver
Had a great time with Bill Good and the callers on Monday morning at the CKNW studio in downtown Vancouver. […] Read More →
Vancouver Library Presentation & CKNW Interview
Author of digestion book gives interview on Vancouver radio and free presentation at Vancouver public library. Read More →
Tammra Broughton Call-in Show April 9
I’ll be on Tammra Broughton’s online radio show Living Proof Radio on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 5:00pm in PDT. […] Read More →
EAT COLORS FOR HEART HEALTH! (No, not Smarties.)
It’s estimated that 25% of Americans take expensive statin medications for lowering cholesterol to avoid heart disease. But according to […] Read More →
ORGANIC FOOD – IS IT REALLY?
ORGANIC FOOD – IS IT REALLY? One of the things we do in the Simple Home […] Read More →
WHEN You Eat Important
Interesting to see more studies in the last year corroborating what we talk about in Chapter 9 of the book […] Read More →
Better Digestion And ‘What’ You Eat
One of the questions I’m often asked at presentations is “Are you saying that what I eat doesn’t matter at […] Read More →
Herbal Collective Magazine Covers “You Are NOT What You Eat” in Latest Issue
The Herbal Collective did an article on “You Are NOT What You Eat” in their latest issue. You can read […] Read More →
Amber Strocel Interviews Van Clayton Powel About Digestive Health
I recently did a podcast interview about digestive health with Amber Strocel. Amber is a “crunchy granola mom and suburbanite […] Read More →
CFAX Radio Call-in Show With Terry Moore
Did an hour-long call-in show with Terry Moore on CFAX radio yesterday. (Thanks Terry and Roszan!) Click below to listen […] Read More →
The Wheat Belly Approach; Is Wheat Really The Enemy?
An estimated 30-50% of us suffer from digestive problems. After the common cold, it has become the most likely reason […] Read More →
HOLIDAY DIGESTIVE CHALLENGES – What If Food Is Not The Problem?
"We're continually told that food is causing our digestive problems," says Van Clayton Powel, author of You Are NOT What You Eat; Better Digestive Health in 7 Simple Steps, "but in many cases, nothing could be further from the truth - it is our damaged digestive systems that are at fault. So that's where we need to direct our attention." Read More →
DIGESTIVE HEALTH: 2 Parts To The Equation
What we eat is half the equation when it comes to digestive health. Just as we shouldn't ignore the importance of how we eat, nor should we ignore the impact of what we eat. So I watch what I eat and have a particular 'Home Base' diet that works well for me. Read More →
Shaw TV Interview with Kait Burgan
Another interview I did on the last tour was with Kait Burgan of Shaw TV. We were on location in […] Read More →
Van Clayton Powel on the River Afternoon Show with Warren Andrews
Had a wonderful time on Vancouver Island last week doing presentations for You Are NOT What You Eat. Now hiding […] Read More →
Evolution Radio interviews the author of “You Are NOT What You Eat”
Was down in Burnaby last week doing presentations on You Are NOT What You Eat at Metrotown and McGill libraries […] Read More →
With Aamer Haleem on CTV News
Well that was fun! Got up at 5am Monday morning to drive down to Vancouver for an interview with Aamer […] Read More →
Digestive Problems In The Workplace – Their Impact And Solutions
The impact of digestive problems in the workplace, for both employers and employees, is covered in interview with Charmaine Hammond on BlogTalkRadio Read More →
At The Seed Event In Vancouver Saturday, October 13th
Wow, what a week! And it’s about to get better. You Are NOT What You Eat is […] Read More →
GLOBAL TV’s Lynn Colliar interviews Van Clayton Powel, author of “You Are NOT What You Eat”
You can watch the video of Van’s interview with Lynn Colliar on Global TV here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WBv1PzBXSi8&feature=youtu.be * ‘GI Johnny’ makes […] Read More →
Global TV Interview This Sunday
Going to be on Global TV Sunday Morning News with Lynn Colliar this Sunday, September 30 at 12:25pm for a […] Read More →
Talk Radio Europe Interview With Van Clayton Powel
Talk Radio Europe Interview With Van Clayton Powel, author of "You Are NOT What You Eat; Better Digestive Health In 7 Simple Steps" Read More →
Digestive Problems: Signs and Symptoms
... digestive problems in the West are at an all time high. By some estimates, up to 50% of us now suffer from digestive illness. Those who have been battling digestive problems for a while are very familiar with the frustrating range of symptoms. But others might not even realize that what they are experiencing could very well be the result of a compromised digestive system. Read More →
“You Are NOT What You Eat” Mini-Tour of Vancouver Island
Well, so much for posting every week! ;-)) The You Are NOT What You Eat Mini-Tour of Vancouver Island was […] Read More →
“You Are NOT What You Eat” on the road!
Heading to Vancouver Island next week for one of those multi-purpose visits (family, friends, a little R&R) and will be […] Read More →
Great Q & A Session at Burnaby Presentation on “You Are NOT What You Eat”
What a great, great crowd at Burnaby Public Library the other night for the presentation on You Are NOT What […] Read More →
Hello! And welcome to the first blog post for You Are NOT What You Eat! It’s an exciting, busy time […] Read More →
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