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What are the Functions of Flour in Baking?

Have you ever been in the middle of baking and wondered, what are the functions of flour in baking?. Why does this recipe call for flour? And is it calling for whole wheat flour, or all-purpose flour, or bread flour? And why wheat flour all the time?” The last question is easy to answer. Wheat…

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High Functioning vs. Low Functioning in Autism

In my last blog, I discussed an interaction I had had with a young man on the spectrum. I briefly touched on the topic called, “high functioning.” What is high functioning? I read a recent article that discussed this very topic: the terms high functioning and low functioning. Overall, the article discussed the following: *The…

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Neuro Drinks: “Functional Beverages”

Neuro SONICSometimes we all need a little pick-me-up, but caffeine can also leave many feeling jittery and anxious. Neuro SONIC is a great way to re-charge while also boosting your mental perfomance and increasing alertnessNeuro SLEEPFor a busy mom, it’s incredibly frustrating to spend the night tossing and turning, knowing you’re going to be exhausted the next day. If you have trouble sleeping but don’t want to pop any …

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How Women Deal With Erectile Dysfunction

While erectile dysfunction is not something that physically impacts women, those partnered with an erectile dysfunction sufferer will certainly feel the effects. If your partner is struggling with erectile dysfunction, you can play a part in helping him come to terms with and treat the disorder. By learning about erectile dysfunction, you can prepare to modify your relationship to accommodate this challenge.

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Low Thyroid Function in Women

An underactive thyroid, also called hypothyroidism, is more prevalent in women than in men. The thyroid’s production of certain hormones falls short, causing disruptions of different processes in the body. Women with hypothyroidism experience varying degrees of slowed thyroid hormone production. The diagnosis and treatment of low thyroid function is relatively easy and gets your body back on track.