What Is Your Alkaline Water Doing To You

Alkaline water has become very popular lately.  I have never been a fan because the alkalinity of the water can disrupt the acidic area of digestion in the stomach.  Let’s put that aside and look at another potential problem. In our office we frequently run hair analysis on patients when we suspect the possibility of […]

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Are You Protein Deficient

Are you protein deficient?  After not getting enough water, lack of sufficient protein intake is second in nutritional deficits that I find in my patients. An individual’s protein intake can be low for several reasons such as cost, convenience and fear that one is overeating protein. When protein is digested it is broken down into […]

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What Is The Quality Of Your Supplements?

Recently there has been a lot of news about the quality of nutritional supplements.  In over thirty years or using nutrition to restore health I have found that many patients have failed prior to seeing me because they used substandard products in trying to heal themselves. Problems arise when: The contents of the bottle do […]

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Is Your Pain Reliever Slowing Your Healing

Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDS) include Ibuprofen, aspirin and Aleve. Even though NSAIDs have been shown in studies to produce short-term pain relief one of the damaging side effects of NSAIDS is the inhibition of the healing process of soft tissues. NSAIDs inhibit the production of proteoglycan synthesis which is the building blocks of ligament and […]

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Essential Oils for Romance

February is officially “ The Love Month “ Every place you go you see hearts and cupids and for most people it can be a fun exciting time – aaahhh Love is in the air! But that’s not true for everyone. With the connotation of Valentine’s Day being love it also represents intimacy. For some […]

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Personalized Nutritional Supplementation

Our office has been using Xymogen nutritional supplements for many years.  A few months ago Xymogen introduced a program that allows patients to get nutritional supplement recommendations over the web. Whether your goal is filling nutritional gaps, getting exercise support, protecting against premature aging, improving joint function, or managing a prescribed drug therapy program, we […]

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Nutritional Response Testing

Nutritional Response Testing is a technique that combines muscle testing, or kinesiology, with reflex points on the body.  The reflex points are associated with different organs and glands and are also associated with the meridian system.  By touching a reflex point and muscle testing a strong muscle, you can gain information about what may be […]

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Energy Footbaths

Energy Footbaths have been around since about 2002. I purchased my first unit that year and i have had some extraordinary outcomes with my patients since then.  Our footbaths perform several functions the most important is to balance energy.  There are many meridian points located on the feet. By emitting ions into the water the […]

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How The Speed Of Healing Can Be Increased

Healing comes from within but, we can enhance the healing process if we maximize our life style and use some healing technologies.  As you might expect, getting enough rest and avoiding stress are essential.  During a time of healing your nutritional requirements may need to be adjusted.  For example, more than the usual amount of […]

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Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy

Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy (PEMF) has been in use for more than 100 years. It is extremely useful for decreasing pain quickly, speeding up the healing of injuries and even recharging the electromagnetic field of individual cells. Many patients experience an immediate reduction in pain and as opposed to medications and other forms of temporary […]

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