Natural Medicine

Recipes for Destressing

In times of anxiety and stress, the right foods can be your best friend. We have two soothing and healthy recipes from Leslie Korn, PhD, author of “The Good Mood Kitchen.” Learn how food is the best medicine for a healthy mind and mood.

Did you know that diet is one of the most readily available tools to improve mood and reduce anxiety? Food as medicine applies to the mind as well as the rest of the body. Leslie Korn, PhD, a leading expert in natural healing for trauma and mood disorders offers two recipes that will sooth the mind and calm nerves. Her book, Good Mood Kitchen, Nutritional Essentials for Mental Health ((WW Norton, 2017) is a wealth of easy to understand guidance on how food affects the brain, your mood and cognition.