The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease. -Thomas Edison

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Controlling Cholesterol

Heart Disease is the number one cause of death...

Allergy Season

Spring is here and it is allergy season again. I...

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September 24, 2015 |

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July 21, 2015 |

Controlling Cholesterol

Heart Disease is the number one cause of death in the US. It is estimated that 600,000 die from it every year. Because of this, cholesterol has become a primary focus of the modern medical world.   It is generally assumed that elevated cholesterol levels are associated with an increased risk of heart disease, and that it is very difficult to bring cholesterol levels into a normal zone without taking statin drugs.   There are however a number of factors that should be considered when it comes to balancing your cholesterol level.   The original study of cholesterol done in the 1960s, on approximately 240,000 people, found that cholesterol levels above 300 were directly...

May 14, 2015 |

Allergy Season

Spring is here and it is allergy season again. I know a lot of you are suffering out there, so I wanted to help you make this allergy season a little more bearable. So, let’s talk about allergies and inflammation. If you have allergies, your body has a hard time managing the hormones (prostaglandins and cytokines) that cause inflammation and immune hyperactivity.   Inflammatory Reaction There seems to be more and more things we are exposed to that cause an inflammatory reaction in our bodies. Usually, by the time we hit forty, we begin to have chronic, elevated levels of inflammation that cause muscle and joint pain. This chronic inflammation puts stress on your...

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