May 31, 2018

Functional medicine, as you have seen or heard, encompasses pretty much everything pertaining to a person's physical and emotional wellbeing.  We do a lot of testing (blood, urine, stool, hair etc.) and interviewing, focusing on time lines and cause and effect. The one...

May 1, 2018

What is GH?  GH is a hormone (one of many) that, as it implies, is responsible for helping us to grow. This, in conjunction with our sex hormones (estrogen, progesterone and testosterone), is critical during our developmental teen years.  Unfortunately, by the time we...

April 17, 2018

Argentyn 23 (Colloidal Silver). Colloidal Silver has been around for over 115 years with countless indications and in various forms.  Argentyn 23 represents the ultimate refinement of Colloidal Silver.  It contains 98% positively charged silver in pharmaceutical grade...

March 20, 2018

Glutathione (GSH) is the most import intracellular anti-oxidizing/detoxifying agent in the body.  Chronic oxidative stress, some pathologies and the aging process can reduce GSH.    The good news is that GSH can be restored.   When severely depleted it can be given via...

March 20, 2018

For those folks that are familiar with the hormone/neurotransmitter oxytocin, you probably associate it with giving birth and milk let down during breast feeding.   However, it plays a major role in female orgasm, amorous feelings and a sense of well being.   It also h...

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How do you get candida overgrowth?  A healthy microbiome (gut bacteria) typically can keep your candida levels in check, however,several factors can...

December 21, 2019

In my practice, as a functional medicine clinician, I prescribe quite a bit of CBD for a myriad of pathologies. I do not, however, allow any of my cl...

May 27, 2019

I get asked alot about aging.   Aging is inevitable.   How quickly we age is based on a number of factors.  Genetics (all about triggers), stress, di...

May 8, 2019

Excessive weight loss is epidemic in this country.  Once estrogen dominance, adrenal stress (cortisol) and hypothyroidism have been ruled out what is...

January 2, 2019

When prescribing or purchasing CBD, in any form, it is very important that a medication profile be reviewed and checked for potential drug interactio...

November 17, 2018

It is amazing to me that with all my education I had never heard about the endocannabinoid system.  This goes also, for my nurse and physician collea...

June 25, 2018

We all know that an appropriate weight is critical for overall health.  Despite that, achieving a healthy weight can be extremely difficult (having s...

June 20, 2018

The thyroid gland plays a major role in the metabolism (converting food to energy), growth and development of the human body and is part of the endoc...

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