Parvati Magazine May 2014 - Feeling Alive - Page 16

NUTRITION FOOD IS MEDICINE Ayurvedic Principles for Eating F ood is medicine! Making the right nutritional choices enables us to receive the greatest benefits from the foods we eat, fueling our bodies for energetic, happy, and rewarding lives. Ayurveda, a Sanskrit term meaning “the science of life,” is an over 5000-year-old tradition that offers time-proven methods to create the foundation for a healthy di