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Younger Recipe |Collagen|Sara Gottfried MD

Collagen-Boosting Chicken Soup

By Sara Gottfried MD | February 28, 2019

Nothing is better than chicken soup when you are feeling under the weather. But don’t save my chicken soup for sick days only. This soup delivers a collagen boost that we all can use to keep us Younger looking and slow down the aging process. Collagen is essential to keep skin brighter and healthier. As…

Dr. Sara Gottfried Women's Health Article | Brain Body Diet | The Real Reason Why Women Feel Foggier, Hungrier, Plumper, More Forgetful, More Anxious, and Unhappier Than Ever Before

The Real Reason Why Women Feel Foggier, Hungrier, Plumper, More Forgetful, More Anxious, and Unhappier Than Ever Before

By Sara Gottfried MD | February 27, 2019

If you’re like 95% of the women I work with, you’ve tried to lose weight before or you’ve spent countless dollars on things that promise to improve memory, clear your brain fog or reduce anxiety…often times without lasting results or tangible improvements. Or maybe you feel guilty because you KNOW you should feel happier than…

Speak the Correct Love Language for Your Valentine: From Words of Affirmation to Burritos

By Sara Gottfried, MD | February 13, 2019

Do any of these sound familiar? I’m too maxed out to give the attention to my marriage that it deserves. I get my buttons pushed by my spouse more often than I’d like. I’m sometimes stressed by my relationship, like my partner is not psychologically nurturing. I feel like I’m the one who is always…

Younger Recipe | Blackened Cajun Salmon | Sara Gottfried MD

A Punch of Omega-3s in this Blackened Cajun Salmon

By Sara Gottfried MD | February 9, 2019

I cannot get enough salmon because it’s delicious and incredibly versatile! Salmon is rich in good-fat omega-3 fatty acids that promote antioxidants and have antidepressant, antiaging, and anti-arthritis effects. It supports the vitamin D receptor gene, too! I recommend 1-2 servings of fresh wild-caught fish per week ( a serving is 3-4 oz for women…

Brain Body Diet Recipe| Beets | Sara Gottfried MD

Red Velvet Shake: Good for your heart and your brain

By Sara Gottfried MD | February 1, 2019

This healthy shake is as luxurious as it sounds. It is the ultimate self-care in a glass. Let’s start with the beets. Beetroot is a major source of betalains, powerful phytonutrients that counter inflammation, protect the liver, and have antioxidant activity. Beets are one of the true superfoods. As are avocados. We all know by…

Sara Gottfried, MD Women's Health Article | Sugar | Why Sugar Robs Us of Health and Wellness

The Effects of Sugar: How it Robs us of Health

By Sara Gottfried MD | January 28, 2019

Some believe sugar is killing us. Some believe sugary foods like cake, pies and ice cream are comfort food, but in reality, sugar is disrupting our health. Now I think of sugar as a toxin in most people.

Brain Body Diet Recipe | French Onion Soup | Sara Gottfried MD

French Onion Soup: All About Alliums

By Sara Gottfried MD | January 4, 2019

If you love onions, you’ll love this French Onion Soup from Brain Body Diet. Here’s why you should be indulging in more onions. Allium vegetables, mainly onions, garlic, and leeks, raise glutathione – the body’s chief detoxer. Onions are chock-full of antioxidants, particularly flavonoids. As prebiotics, onions and garlic contain fiber and sulfur needed for…

Younger Recipe | Dark Chocolate | Sara Gottfried MD

Dark Chocolate Coconut Pudding

By Sara Gottfried MD | December 23, 2018

This Dark Chocolate Coconut Pudding is a must-have for your meal plan. Why? Because it tastes delicious, it stops sugar cravings before they derail your diet, and it is also nutrient-dense. What more can you want from a dessert? Did you know that dark chocolate has so many health benefits? Chocolate made with at least…

Younger Recipe | Buddha Fettuccine Alfredo | Sara Gottfried MD

Buddha “Fettuccine” Alfredo: A Comfort Food Revised

By Sara Gottfried MD | December 5, 2018

This is how I unite a classic comfort food with healthy, vegetable-filled eating. I shared this recipe in my book, Younger, because of the antiaging properties of Brazil nuts and because it is oh so much goodness! Munching on these tasty nuts fill you up with magnesium. Magnesium is the relaxing mineral; it counters the…

The Hormone Reset Diet Recipe|Carbohydrates|Sara Gottfried MD

Carb-free Butternut Squash Salad “Sqoutons”

By Sara Gottfried MD | December 4, 2018

I hate to tell you bread lovers, but carbohydrates or “carbs” are not essential to survival. The foods that are necessary are healthy fats (such as omega-3s) and clean proteins, which contain certain vital amino acids. But you would survive without carbohydrates. That doesn’t mean that you need to remove carbohydrates completely. Severe restriction can…