Browsing Archive: April, 2015

Logical Fallacies and Your Health

Posted by Tyler Arsenault on Tuesday, April 14, 2015,

If you watch TV, listen to the news, speak with friends, spend time on social media, or worse yet; listen to politicians and marketers, then there is a near 100% chance that you`ve been exposed to at least one logical fallacy today. Logical fallacies lead us away from bright, vivid and clear understanding of our realities, to ignorant, false, misleading and poorly concluded alternatives.

Logical fallacies happen in every context and in every conceivable way. A logical fallacy is ...


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Alternative Medicine Isn't (entirely) Quackery

Posted by Tyler Arsenault on Friday, April 10, 2015,

If something is being sold to treat disease and it isn't a prescription drug, or an expensive surgery, surely it must be quackery and nonsense. The insistence that only pills containing synthetic and patented molecules designed and owned by pharmaceutical companies are the only things on this green earth that could affect a person’s health is a viewpoint that is not only absurdly improbable, but also widely accepted amongst conventional medical practitioners (and many people in ...


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LEMBAS BREAD: Healthy Eating Made Fast and Easy

Posted by Tyler Arsenault on Wednesday, April 1, 2015,

Life in 2015 is a hectic and chaotic ride. Two parents are often working long hours, the children are in school by day and enrolled in all manner of sports and recreation by evening when they aren’t cramming for an exam or constructing a replica of Minas Tirith on Minecraft.

As a nutritionist, I am continuously reminded by my clients that healthy grocery shopping and food preparation is both expensive and time consuming. Indeed; in our family there are days where frozen vegetables an...


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