Lauren Hoover-West is a Classically Trained Chef of Celebrities & US Presidents & Senators who has French Michelin Star experience coupled with a degree in Psychology, Holistic Nutrition Coach, Life Coach, Yoga & Meditation Teacher and Author of blog and cookbook No Wheat No Dairy No Problem(2009)
Lauren specializes in helping people heal and feel their best through good nutrition, healthy lifestyle skills and techniques. Lauren uses her expertise with a customized holistic wellness program that transforms health naturally and prevents illness.
After a lifetime of struggling and suffering with medical doctors unable to properly diagnose or heal her, Lauren sought out true healing by changing her diet and Naturopathic Holistic treatment which cured the root causes of her illnesses! Lauren is passionately dedicated to guiding others to find the natural healing that they deserve to have now and forever.
Author of the “No Wheat No Dairy No Problem” cookbook and the “6 Month Holistic Healing Journey” Programs, Lauren offers a comprehensive approach through systematic strategies with food, eliminating environmental toxins and reducing stress levels. Lauren sees optimum health as a three-legged stool: balancing body, mind and spirit into wellness.
After 20 years of pursuing cutting-edge scientific research, endorsed by the world’s leading authorities, to find the most effective treatments, Lauren has put all that knowledge into practice in her detailed program.
In this program she provides customized delicious meal plans, which are tuned to your current health challenges, with these fun, easy and life-changing tools she will guide you back into sustainable balance and well-being.
If you desire loving support and the depth of Lauren’s knowledge and empathy to empower and gently, slowly guide you, come join her and complete this 6 Month step-by-step journey which will provide healing that is gourmet tasting, fun, effective and sustainable for life.
She is married to Dr. Brad West, a Naturopathic Doctor, and is constantly continuing her education in diet and nutrition. She has developed a revolutionary way to eat gluten-free without all the unhealthy ingredients that many packaged foods contain and recipes are using. Lauren uses low carb/healthy thickeners, and flours along with real food. She even uses “raw food” recipes with creative recipes like dairy-free Creamy Cashew Cheezecake that is so delicious nobody believes it is dairy-free!
Lauren believes in using natural, whole foods and familiar ingredients, so you will learn to use readily available food, yet she will introduce you to items you may not have noticed before. She can help you replace all your pantry items with whatever you need whether it is gluten-free, dairy-free, low glycemic or a specialized diet! Lauren can adjust your diet as your health improves and changes.
She is familiar with many of the diets(Paleo, GF/DF, FOD-MAPS, GAPS, Ketogenic, Autoimmune etc… and often uses a combination of diets. Often people try popular diets and sometimes they work and sometimes they don’t or people feel a little better. All fad diets have long-term problems that are often severe symptoms! Lauren will customize your diet and keep adjusting it as your health changes.
Diet and health are very complicated and there are many factors such as lifestyle, time, age, health conditions, food sensitivities, hormones, histamine, oxalates, amines, genetic snips, methylation pathways, heavy metals, environmental factors and many other things you never knew could be affecting your well-being. You could spent your whole life, a lot of money and time and still not feel great.
Lauren will guide you over 6 months in a very comprehensive program that will include gently detoxing and supporting your overall system, hormones, organs, gut and brain. She also will be sure to work with you on anything that is blocking you or challenging you and find a way to make things easy, doable and realistic for you. Lauren will meet you where you are at and give you a slow, gentle process over 6 months to introduce and implement new lifestyle changes that will have you achieving your health goals and feeling much happier.
If you are sick and tired of how things feel in your body, mind and spirit, and you are really ready, willing and able to change and heal, then see details under online programs.
See Lauren’s 6 Month Healing Journey Page for more information!
Lauren has been featured on ABC News Live in Chicago and ABC Sacramento cooking from her cookbook. See videos here.
All recipes on No Wheat No Dairy No Problem are Lauren’s own creations – and her intellectual property, all rights reserved and registered with the United States Copyright Office. Please do not publish her recipes or work without her written consent.