Your Thyroid Is Your Operations Manager

Did You Know Your Body Has A Management System, Just Like A Business?

Your body has its own operations manager to keep you balanced and all your systems going, just like a business. This operations manager is called your thyroid.

The thyroid gland is a small butterfly-shaped organ found in the center of your neck that produces hormones and regulates many functions in your body.… Read the rest

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Fast Medicine: IV Therapies for Targeted Wellness

You may have heard of celebrities “tweeting” the benefits of IV cocktails after especially grueling schedules and late nights. Of course, their usage of this health tool has received mixed reviews with medical professionals, who warn that eating food is the best way to nourish the body, and has been for thousands of years.… Read the rest

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Seasonal Eats

Our bodies have not forgotten their innate connection to nature, even though in our techno-dominant world, it’s easy to get out of step with the natural world.vegetables-basket

In the heat of the summer, we tend to crave lighter, fresher foods for a reason!… Read the rest

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Are Toxins Making You Sick?

You hear a lot about toxins these days. The word is almost overused. What are toxins? Why are they so dangerous? Should you really be that concerned?Danger warning sign isolated on white

95% of cancers are caused by diet and environment.

This startling statistic from Columbia University School of Public Health can be found in Suzanne Somers’ recent book, Tox-Sick: From Toxic to Not Sick.… Read the rest

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Are Food Allergies Aging You?

Anything that triggers an immune response in your body also triggers inflammation. Disease is one result of inflammation. Acceleration of the aging process is another!21385764_s

First, a bit about our terminology. Food “allergies” are a bit of a misnomer. The word “allergy” has been used rather loosely to describe any extreme reaction of the body to an otherwise harmless substance.… Read the rest

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Diary of a Patient: Part 3

 

Estrogen Dominance: The Other E.D.

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Do you have E.D.? You may be familiar with this phrase, coined to make erectile dysfunction more comfortable to talk about for men. But there is another E.D.: Estrogen Dominance, that not only affects both men and women, but also has devastating effects on the body, including its role in sexual function.… Read the rest

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