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Natural Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

Natural Treatment for Multiple Sclerosis

If you're here looking for natural treatment for multiple sclerosis you are my kind of people! Those diagnosed with multiple sclerosis are typically told there is no known cause, and there is not much you can do besides taking medication and...

Osteoporosis -A Functional Medicine Approach

Osteoporosis -A Functional Medicine Approach

  Would you believe that 50% of Americans over age 50, mostly women, have some level of osteoporosis, which leads to 1.5 million fractures a year?[1. https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK45515] That's just stupid crazy! Hey folks, we have a...

Rheumatoid Arthritis: a Functional Medicine Approach

Rheumatoid Arthritis: a Functional Medicine Approach

I just Googled rheumatoid arthritis--talk about depressing! Here is my summary of what I found, "If you have rheumatoid arthritis you're doomed to live the rest of your life in pain and deformity. Get ready to buy lots of drugs to help with the...

Mysterious Toxic Mold Illness

Mysterious Toxic Mold Illness

Patients are extremely surprised when I tell them that their illness is due to toxic mold. My practice is located in the dry southwest, where mold is not something most people ever think about. As I will explain, for certain people it doesn't take...

Lyme | A Functional Medicine Approach

Lyme | A Functional Medicine Approach

I could not believe my eyes when my wife's Lyme test came back positive. I had been taught that Lyme disease is very rare in Arizona, only transmitted by ticks, and that a bulls eye rash would be seen with an infected bite. Like so many things I...

Curing Hair Loss, A Functional Medicine Approach

Curing Hair Loss, A Functional Medicine Approach

Hair loss can be alarming. Frequently, hair loss is the final straw that motivates my patients to seek help. They may have suffered for years with all sorts of health issues, but when their hair starts to fall out they are moved into action....

Comprehensive Stool Analysis~Video Interview

Comprehensive Stool Analysis~Video Interview

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wekO78uJwfk&list=PL6UyE6feNmm6dNVXigxV7laAq9X6BgEgi&index=1 The comprehensive stool analysis is a very important test that I order on patients with conditions ranging from Leaky Gut Syndrome, Irritable Bowel...

PMS | A FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE APPROACH | PART 2

PMS | A FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE APPROACH | PART 2

In part 2 of a "Functional Medicine Approach to PMS," I am going to cover the connection between adrenal function and female hormones. PMS is a term that is used to describe a collection of signs and symptoms that occur sometime between ovulation...

PMS | A FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE APPROACH | PART 1

PMS | A FUNCTIONAL MEDICINE APPROACH | PART 1

PMS (premenstrual syndrome) is a very common condition. Symptoms include mood swings, tender breasts, food cravings, fatigue, irritability, and depression. Chances are if you're reading this you already know what PMS feels like. What I want to help...

Fibrocystic Breasts and Iodine | A Functional Medicine Perspective

Fibrocystic Breasts and Iodine | A Functional Medicine Perspective

One of the most overlooked causes of fibrocystic breasts is a lack of iodine. Fibrocystic breast disease is a common condition affecting about 70% of women at some point in their life. [1. Ader DN, Shriver CD. Cyclical mastalgia: prevalence and...

Cinnamon Vanilla Mug Cake | Paleo | Gluten Free | Low Carb

Cinnamon Vanilla Mug Cake | Paleo | Gluten Free | Low Carb

Do you ever find yourself craving cake, but have no desire or occasion to make a whole one? Or perhaps you're craving something sweet, but don't have a lot of time or many options around? Well then, friend, this is the recipe for you! Like the...

I FINALLY Got It Done And YOU Can Too!

I FINALLY Got It Done And YOU Can Too!

Have you ever had something that you've wanted to do, know you needed to do, been really frustrated that you've not gotten it done, or may be even experienced pain and suffering because you didn't do it? Yea well what you see here in this photo is...

Creamy Cashew Butter | Gluten Free | Recipe

Creamy Cashew Butter | Gluten Free | Recipe

Creamy cashew butter...need I say more? For those of you who don't like cashews, I'm sorry. Truly. God must have forgotten that taste bud for you poor souls. Regardless, you should still try this recipe because it is incredible. Desperation was...

My Best Detox in the Summer ~ Video~

My Best Detox in the Summer ~ Video~

In this brief video I want to show you what my best detox in the summer. Like it or not ALL of us are daily exposed to toxins. If we don't take action to get rid of these toxins we will accumulate them. Its rare that I see a patient in which...