June 29, 2012

Finding the Right Doctor: Naturopath

What are the benefits of seeing a naturopath instead of an MD (Medical Doctor) or DO (Doctor of  Osteopathic Medicine)? Naturopathic practitioners are leaders in prevention. […]
June 25, 2012

Finding the Right Doctor: Medical Doctor (MD)

Finding the right physician or health care provider can be challenging when you have the symptoms of a medical condition that is difficult to diagnose. It […]
June 25, 2012
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Dr. Mark Hyman’s Diet Tips for Fighting Autoimmunity

What autoimmune condition(s) is this diet best for? This is more than a diet. It is a set of general diet, lifestyle and functional medicine recommendations […]
June 19, 2012

Gestational Diabetes and Pregnancy

Diabetes mellitus (diabetes) has become a major health concern in this country, with diagnoses continuing to skyrocket, and a significant proportion of the population suffering from […]
June 17, 2012

Vitamin + Supplement Tips: Absorption for Maximum Levels

For best absorption, is it better to take vitamin D3 and omega-3 fatty acids alone or in combination with other vitamins or supplements? (For example, vitamin […]
June 15, 2012

What’s The Deal with Nightshades and Paleo Autoimmune Conditions?

“So, you’re telling me that on top of no grains, no dairy and no legumes, I’ve also got to omit all the nightshade plants (tomato, white […]
June 9, 2012

Vitamin + Supplement Tips

When buying vitamins and supplements that help autoimmune disorders (e.g., Vitamin D, omega-3 fatty acids, etc.), what factors are most important in choosing supplements that will […]
June 7, 2012

Psoriasis and Pregnancy Complications

As with many chronic inflammatory disorders, psoriasis presents certain challenges and considerations surrounding childbirth.  Taking proper precautions and applying treatments (if necessary) as directed by your […]
June 3, 2012

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome & Pregnancy/Breastfeeding

If I plan to become pregnant any time in the future, is the treatment safe to take while pregnant, and are there other risks in pregnancy?  […]