1. What Is Functional Medicine?

    Maybe you have heard the term Functional Medicine recently. More and more people are hearing these words but what do they mean? Functional Medicine is a new form of healthcare today that is more patient-centered than traditional medicine. Whereas traditional medicine focuses solely on identifying and suppressing disease with medication, functional medicine treats the individual as a whole and puts…Read More

  2. IBS (Irritable Bowel Syndrome) Treatment

    Living with IBS can be very distressing and interfere with normal daily activities, especially one’s social and professional life. The impact on one’s life can range from quite mild to extreme debilitation. Symptoms and severity of symptoms are often unpredictable and this can lead to anxiety which makes symptoms even worse. According to the International Foundation for Functional Gastrointest…Read More

  3. Autoimmune Disease; Anxiety and Depression

    Do you spend your days in green pastures of health and well being or a desert of struggle and despair?  There are two very different worlds when it comes to health and well being; you are either feeling good physically and emotionally or you are struggling day in and day out. Your emotional state may affect your health more than your realize. There is a connection between autoimmune disease and m…Read More

  4. Functional Medicine

    Many people are frustrated with traditional healthcare in this country and are looking for better solutions to their healthcare needs.  For most people, there was a time in their lives when they did not suffer from the symptoms or disease they now experience. What has changed with their body? Its ability to maintain health has been compromised in some way. What if there was a way to “turn back …Read More

  5. Adrenal Fatigue

    Are you stressed? Fatigued? Do you rely on caffeine to get you through the day?  Have you noticed an increase in belly fat? Do you crave sweets or salt?  Are you more irritable? Do you have trouble sleeping? If any of these sounds familiar, your adrenal glands may be out of balance. The adrenal glands are also your “stress glands” because they help you cope with physical and emotional stress…Read More

  6. Natural Thyroid Support

    Thyroid disorders are extremely common today. The most frequently prescribed medication in the United States is thyroid hormone, usually in the form of Synthroid / Levothyroxine. Women are much more likely to suffer from a thyroid problem than men; the American Thyroid Association states that women are 5 times more likely to develop a thyroid disorder and 1 in 8 women will suffer from thyroid prob…Read More

  7. Treating Autoimmune Disease Naturally

    The American Autoimmune Related Diseases Association (AARDA) estimates that at least 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease; yet only a small fraction of them have been diagnosed. Most Americans suffering from autoimmune disease do not even know they have the condition and 75% of them are women.  This “modern disease” has reached epidemic proportions and continues to grow. Tradit…Read More

  8. Restless Legs Syndrome Relief

    According to the American Parkinson Disease Association 10% of adult Americans suffer from RLS (Restless Legs Syndrome). RLS is a neurological disorder that causes unpleasant sensations in the legs. These annoying or painful sensations cause a very strong urge to move the legs in an effort to ease the discomfort. It is considered a movement disorder because suffers need to move the legs to get tem…Read More

  9. Natural Hormone Balance

    Hormonal imbalance can cause a wide variety of health issues for women of all ages. PMS, irregular menstrual cycles, heavy bleeding, uterine fibroids, ovarian cysts, infertility, weight gain, mood swings, migraines, hot flashes and the list goes on. For many women hormonal imbalance leads to the use of hormone replacement or birth control pills, yet never addresses the underlying cause of hormonal…Read More

  10. Medications vs. Nutrients

    Americans are swamped with information about prescription drugs on a daily basis and medication has become synonymous with healthcare. The only reason people go to the doctor anymore are to get a prescription for medication. Nutrients on the other hand are rarely considered as a solution to health problems. Since medication has become the foundation of healthcare in this country, let’s look at t…Read More