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Posted Wed, Jul 03, 2019
Thyroid problems are among the most common endocrine disorders and affect women nearly ten times more often than men.
Posted Mon, Jun 03, 2019
Although few doctors know how to successfully manage autoimmune disease — a condition in which the immune system attacks the body — researchers say it has become a modern epidemic,
Posted Wed, May 15, 2019
5 reasons you may be tired all the time: stress, dehydration, nutrient deficiencies, lack of movement and disrupted sleep
Posted Tue, May 07, 2019
If you feel like you have a harder time staying slim than your grandparents did at your age, you are right
Posted Fri, Apr 19, 2019
Many of us are too stressed out these days and this can have negative consequences on our bodies and brains, promoting chronic disease and rapid brain degeneration.
Posted Sat, Apr 13, 2019
Many people take SSRI antidepressants for depression. However, it’s important to ask why you are feeling depression in the first place.
Posted Thu, Apr 11, 2019
We all can experience anxiety, whether it is through worrying about friends and family, a racing mind over to-do lists, or even with the constant pressure from society to achieve more or be more
Posted Mon, Apr 01, 2019
For many women, the onset of their hypothyroid symptoms began either during pregnancy or just after. Most of these women went on to be diagnosed with Hashimoto’s, an autoimmune disease that attacks and destroys the thyroid gland.
Posted Mon, Mar 11, 2019
Many people take SSRI antidepressants for depression. However, it’s important to ask why you are feeling depression in the first place.
Posted Wed, Jan 30, 2019
Unhealthy gut bacteria are a bigger risk for atherosclerosis, or hardening of the arteries than smoking, cholesterol levels, obesity, or diabetes. Atherosclerosis is the leading cause of heart disease.
Posted Mon, Jan 28, 2019
Do you often experience poor-quality or too little sleep? You may be experiencing insomnia, a sleep disorder that is characterized by difficulty falling and/or staying asleep.
Posted Wed, Jan 02, 2019
In functional medicine one of the most common causes we see for many health disorders is imbalanced blood sugar. The good news is it is also one of the easiest things to remedy.
Posted Mon, Dec 31, 2018
The answer is yes. People get sick and remain sick by exposure to a WDB. Simply stated, water drives the growth of mold and bacteria.
Posted Tue, Dec 18, 2018
Many of us reach for ibuprofen, aspirin, or another non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) when we have chronic pain or inflammation.
Posted Fri, Dec 14, 2018
We have all experienced pain from time to time, whether it’s a paper cut or a sprained ankle. Generally, we can trust that pain from minor injuries such as these will subside over time.
Posted Fri, Dec 07, 2018
Your doctor says you have hypothyroidism and this explains feeling like crap, the crazy weight gain, and your distressing hair loss. But how do you know if Hashimoto’s is causing your hypothyroidism? Hashimoto’s is an autoimmune disease, meaning...
Posted Mon, Dec 03, 2018
Vinegar. One of the simplest and most useful ingredients that has been around for thousands of years. Vinegar is an ingredient used in many dishes, sauces and dressings .
Posted Fri, Nov 23, 2018
The thyroid gland impacts every function in the body because it controls metabolism. Having thyroid levels in optimal range is critical for good health and well-being. Low thyroid levels can cause increased cortisol levels which can lead to adre...
Posted Wed, Nov 14, 2018
Most of us have taken antibiotics to treat infections, whether for a nasty bug, a bad scrape, or after surgery. We tend to trust doctors’ recommendation, however, new data about the alarming side effects of a class of antibiotics called fluoroqu...
Posted Sat, Nov 10, 2018
With the popularity of gluten-free diets and products, you may be wondering what is Celiac disease and gluten intolerance? Celiac disease affects approximately 1% of the American population. This number does not sound significant until you reali...
Posted Sat, Nov 10, 2018
Even if you eat all organic, many oat-based foods such as cereal, granola, instant oats, and bars contain glyphosate, the toxic weed-killer in Roundup.
Posted Fri, Nov 09, 2018
Your doctor says you have hypothyroidism and this explains feeling like crap, the crazy weight gain, and your distressing hair loss. But how do you know if Hashimoto’s is causing your hypothyroidism?
Posted Fri, Nov 02, 2018
If you suffer from chronic intestinal problems – such as IBS or food intolerances – you may be wondering, “Do I have leaky gut?” Also known as intestinal permeability, leaky gut is a condition wherein the intestinal barrier becomes porous, allow...
Posted Fri, Oct 26, 2018
In recent years, doctors have been increasingly interested in the relationship between allergies and the immune system.
Posted Thu, Oct 25, 2018
Fats are a hot topic of debate in the health-conscious community, and recent reports have made it hard to separate facts from fear-mongering.
Posted Tue, Oct 23, 2018
Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) are a range of developmental disorders that affect a person’s ability to communicate and interact socially, among other effects.
Posted Mon, Jul 23, 2018
Vitamin D is one of the few nutrients we can’t get enough of from food.