Holistic pharmacist and mom Sherry Torkos says kids love these healthy, gluten-free chocolate chip cookies. She adapted this recipe by adding Sunfiber to boost the fiber content. “It’s a good breakfast food actually,” said Torkos. “It’s a great way to sneak more fiber into their diet.” Kids will just notice the great taste of these […]
Taiyo is proud to announce that its all-natural Sunfiber has been Non-GMO Project Verified. Sunfiber, a galactomannan-based fiber, is also 100 percent gluten-free, certified Organic, Kosher and Halal and suitable for vegetarians. “We are proud to achieve Non-GMO Project Verification, which validates Sunfiber’s quality and the integrity of our supply chain,” says Scott Smith, vice […]
Frequent use of laxatives may cause ‘lazy colon’ which makes the body dependent on the medication to properly void the bowels. Since a primary cause of occasional constipation is not getting enough fiber-rich foods, Torkos suggests adding more vegetables, legumes, whole grains and fruits to the child’s diet. Meeting the recommended dietary fiber intake may […]
Many gluten-free breads are made with rice or tapioca flour, and are low in fiber. Look for breads made with bean or nut flours, and add more high-fiber foods to your diet such as vegetables and seeds. “Because it’s tough to consistently get enough fiber, consider a natural fiber supplement,” Torkos said. “One that I […]
Research has shown that Sunfiber helps provide a feeling of satiety, and also reduces the urge to snack between meals. “If you’re looking to slim down over the summer months, and you want something that can help control your appetite and stabilize blood sugar, don’t look to any of the weight-loss gimmicks,” said Torkos.
“A lot of gluten-free products are high glycemic, high in calories, low in minerals and fiber, and are not fortified with vitamins,” said Torkos.
Both men and women need to be concerned about their heart health. Registered dietitian and health author Felicia Stoler, appearing on the nationally syndicated Better Show, shared this troubling fact: Heart disease is still the number one killer in this country. Taking care of your heart includes making smart choices. The health expert said including […]
Don’t leave home without Sunfiber. Holistic pharmacist and health author Sherry Torkos appeared on San Diego’s Fox 5 with some spring break travel essentials. Digestive issues are not uncommon when traveling, so she suggested tucking this fiber supplement into your travel bag. Gluten-free Sunfiber is truly a regulating fiber. It helps with occasional constipation or […]
It’s almost swimsuit season. Have you stocked up on Sunfiber yet? Appearing on News Channel 8’s Let’s Talk Live, registered dietitian and exercise physiologist Felicia Stoler told the Washington, D.C. audience how fiber can help them get their bodies ready for summer. Stoler, author of Living Skinny in Fat Genes, confirmed that diet and exercise […]
Eat this. Don’t eat that. It can be difficult to know what food rules to follow. Registered dietitian and health author Felicia Stoler appeared on San Antonio’s SA Live to give viewers guidance on eating right. This includes getting more gluten-free fiber into your diet. Stoler said flavorless, odorless and Sunfiber is a healthy option […]
We all know that fiber is helpful for maintaining regularity, but it can have a surprisingly good effect on heart health, too. Pharmacist and health author Sherry Torkos’ article in Alternative Medicine explained why fiber, such as in the supplement Sunfiber, is important for your heart and waistline. In addition to supporting intestinal health, fiber […]
It’s time to get your diet back on a healthy track after all of those summer treats. Focusing on fiber is a smart way to start. There are simple ways to work more fiber into your diet such as, believe it or not, whole-grain tortilla chips and guacamole. Another stealth approach is to add fiber […]
Gluten-free diets have become very popular. For some, such as those diagnosed with celiac disease, it’s a necessity. Others who have a gluten sensitivity simply feel better without gluten in their diets. But as holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos, who has celiac disease, warns: avoiding gluten can result in some nutritional deficiencies. “Many gluten-free products are […]
After long summer days filled with sun, snacks, beers and BBQs, it’s time to get your body back on track. Good Day Sacramento viewers learned that they may be able to help their bodies recover just by eating and drinking certain things, such as the benefits of fiber. Guest Dr. Felicia Stoler suggested that viewers […]
Who knew that adding one ingredient to your diet may help relieve constipation, improve immune health and cholesterol, and may even assist with weight loss? Those are reasons why registered dietitian Dr. Felicia Stoler, author of Living Skinny in Fat Genes, recommended truly regulating Sunfiber during a recent interview on the nationally syndicated MomTalk Radio […]