Sep 2019

Is Mold Exposure Making You Sick?

2020-03-15T13:43:54-06:00

Is Mold Exposure Making You Sick? Wondering if mold exposure might be contributing to your symptoms? 1 in 5 people have genes that cause their body to fail to properly identify and excrete mycotoxins (the toxic byproduct of mold growth). Those people can get very sick from mold exposure when other people (even family members) [...]

Is Mold Exposure Making You Sick?2020-03-15T13:43:54-06:00
May 2019

Why You Need to Parasite Cleanse

2020-07-04T09:48:24-06:00

Why You Need to Parasite Cleanse Who Has Parasites? Probably you, and it might be time for a parasite cleanse. Nearly everyone has parasites at some point. Hookworms, tapeworms, pinworms, roundworms, and threadworms are the most common infections in the United States. Think you only get parasites from traveling to third-world countries? Think again! You get [...]

Why You Need to Parasite Cleanse2020-07-04T09:48:24-06:00
Apr 2019

Epstein Barr Virus: Symptoms, Testing, Treatment

2020-03-15T12:58:36-06:00

Epstein Barr Virus: Symptoms, Testing, Treatment The Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is epidemic. Over 90% of adults have antibodies that show they have a current or past EBV infection. Acute infections are often asymptomatic. In 30-50% of adolescents with immunocompromise, EBV manifests as mononucleosis. Primary EBV infections occur at a young age for most. EBV can [...]

Epstein Barr Virus: Symptoms, Testing, Treatment2020-03-15T12:58:36-06:00
Feb 2019

Pediatric Functional Medicine

2020-03-15T13:04:20-06:00

Pediatric Functional Medicine I believe in sparing kids from unnecessary medication and medical procedures. We can do so much to protect our children's health (especially from antibiotics) by educating ourselves on safer natural options. Education on safe alternatives helps us avoid succumbing to fear-driven marketing when it comes to pediatric healthcare. Children, like adults, benefit [...]

Pediatric Functional Medicine2020-03-15T13:04:20-06:00
Feb 2019

Oxalates: The IBS Trigger No One is Talking About

2019-10-06T21:03:51-06:00

Oxalates: The IBS Trigger No One is Talking About Did you know that eating too many almonds could trigger joint pain, headaches, and IBS? Your green smoothie with 3 handfuls of raw spinach and soy milk can cause the same problem. It's all because of oxalates. High-oxalate Symptoms Eating a high-oxalate diet can be a [...]

Oxalates: The IBS Trigger No One is Talking About2019-10-06T21:03:51-06:00
Nov 2018

Low Sex Drive in Women

2019-10-06T21:04:26-06:00

Low Sex Drive in Women I hear many women of all ages in my practice bemoaning their non-existent or low sex drive. What’s the deal? Sexual desire, particularly in women is a complicated issue. There are emotional, spiritual, physical, and psychological reasons why libido may not be where it once was (or perhaps it has always [...]

Low Sex Drive in Women2019-10-06T21:04:26-06:00
Oct 2018

Physical Symptoms of Anxiety

2019-10-06T21:05:37-06:00

Physical Symptoms of Anxiety Anxiety can manifest as a number of physical symptoms. It is helpful to be able to identify the physical symptoms of anxiety so that you can interrupt the stress response quickly.  It is also possible for certain physical conditions to cause anxiety. For example, gut infections and inflammation in the GI [...]

Physical Symptoms of Anxiety2019-10-06T21:05:37-06:00
Aug 2018

Is the Air Quality in Your Home Making You Sick?

2019-10-06T21:12:02-06:00

Is the Air Quality in Your Home Making You Sick? I have heard many brilliant and well-respected progressive doctors say that air quality is a bigger threat to our health than chemicals in our food. Considering we hear FAR more about the importance of cleaning up our diet and eating organic, this should get your [...]

Is the Air Quality in Your Home Making You Sick?2019-10-06T21:12:02-06:00
Jul 2018

Overcoming a Herxheimer Reaction, What Helps

2020-03-15T19:54:22-06:00

Overcoming a Herxheimer Reaction, What Helps I haven’t been feeling so hot on week 2 of my parasite cleanse (I do a yearly parasite cleanse), and it's due to what's called a Herxheimer reaction. Herxheimer reactions are a systemic inflammatory response to endotoxins released into the bloodstream when pathogens (bacteria, yeast, mold, viruses, etc) are [...]

Overcoming a Herxheimer Reaction, What Helps2020-03-15T19:54:22-06:00