Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Treatments
How it spreads COVID-19 is a new strain of respiratory virus from the Coronavirus family. The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person, between people who are in close contact with one another (within about 6 feet), through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes. These droplets can land in theView Article
We specialize in a variety of injections that assist the body in healing injuries or regenerating tissue. Arthritis can be reversed in some cases while most patients with even advanced arthritis can find relief from pain along with improved mobility. Injured or inflamed tendons, ligaments or muscles respond very well to injection therapies. The variousView Article
Unraveling the Mystery of Chronic Fatigue & Fibromyalgia
Imagine being so tired that you can’t function. I’m not talking about being pooped at the end of a long day at work or exhausted after a big hike. I mean the kind of tired that prevents working a normal job or the kind of tired that only allows doing a few hours of choresView Article
Leaky Gut, aka Increased Intestinal Permeability
Hormones that Pack on the Pounds
In the struggle to maintain a healthy weight many of us find there seems to be some hidden roadblock to our progress. Despite eating well and exercising regularly, sometimes weight loss seems impossible. Rest assured there are often underlying hormone issues that conspire to “pack on the pounds”. Understanding these hormones is an essential stepView Article
Get Your Mojo Going!
Most of us could use a bit more of it. Some people suffer from a complete lack of it. Athletes burn a lot with activity and we all need it to maintain a sharp mental state. What I’m referring to is energy, and in order to move and think, we need it. Get a littleView Article
Calcium: Too Much of a Good Thing?
Millions of Americans take calcium supplements in an effort to prevent thinning of the bones, but recent research is showing that extra calcium is not all that helpful in preventing fractures and may increase the risk of heart disease. It seems that the extra calcium is not ending up in bone but rather settling inView Article
Estrogen dominance is a very common condition with women, and may include symptoms such as PMS, anxiety, irritability, insomnia, breast tenderness, water retention, mid-cycle bleeding or heavy painful menstrual cycles. Conditions such as uterine fibroids, endometriosis and fibrocystic breasts are also encouraged and aggravated by estrogen dominance. These situation are caused by an imbalance ofView Article
Is estrogen good or bad? Should you take it or avoid it? The answer depends in part on the type of estrogen. Estrogen is the main female hormone, causing breast development, monthly menstrual cycles, the shape of a woman’s body, and much more. We are exposed to many different estrogens, not only what we makeView Article
Weight Loss the Integrative Medicine Way
If losing weight seems impossible then rest assured for there is an answer to the weight loss equation and it lies at the heart of integrative medicine. By taking a holistic functional medicine approach, integrating behavioral coaching with medical science, everyone can “break down the wall” to weight loss. Of course diet and exerciseView Article