As a health practitioner, I have kept a secret. I am a breast cancer survivor.

Why did I keep having breast cancer a secret? Because when people hear I had cancer, they think…  “If YOU could get sick, Fran, I’m doomed. YOU take care of yourself…  If you could get cancer, and you eat right and know what you’re doing, what can I expect from my own life?”  Because theContinue reading “As a health practitioner, I have kept a secret. I am a breast cancer survivor.”

Is there something wrong with most detoxes and cleanses?

Hi This is Fran Sussman from Fran Sussman Holistic Services. I want to talk to you about Detoxes and Cleanses. Is there something wrong with most detoxes and cleanses? I’d say yes… Most detoxes and cleanses are doing it wrong! They are only about deprivation for a short period of time, rather than rebuilding theContinue reading “Is there something wrong with most detoxes and cleanses?”

The Well-Anticipated Challenge

Hi, Fran Sussman here. Here’s what we now know from research: Gluten increases inflammation in everyone. It increases the risk of heart disease in everyone, increases insulin resistance and diabetes, as well as increases the risk of auto-immune diseases. That’s a pretty comprehensive list of what you want to avoid as you age. We alsoContinue reading “The Well-Anticipated Challenge”

My Holistic Services Zen Vitality Room

Hi, Fran Sussman here, of Sussman Holistic Services. Let me introduce you to my Zen Vitality Room, with an Infrared Sauna, a BEMER Microcirculation Mat, and a full body Vibration Plate. The benefits to your health are remarkable! CLICKABLE VIDEO:   For more info on  the Zen Vitality Room visit my website or e-mailContinue reading “My Holistic Services Zen Vitality Room”

Is Gluten-Free a Fad or a Growing Trend?

Hi, Fran Sussman here, from Sussman Holistic Services, the Holistic Outlook column in The Times Herald Record, and at Hudson Valley Here are some thoughts for Your Best Health. A fad is “an intense and widely shared enthusiasm for something, especially one that is short-lived”. I believe that the increased interest in avoiding gluten is a growing trend.Continue reading “Is Gluten-Free a Fad or a Growing Trend?”