Tag Archives: natural

Essential oils have gained incredible popularity in recent years. While some view essential oils as a new trend or fad, they are really an age-old remedy that have become popular again. Plants contain non-water soluble compounds within the roots, flowers, seeds, bark, or other areas of the plant. Non-water soluble compounds are concentrated phytochemicals that […]

Our clinic empowers and treats so many patients who are battling severe physical health issues, but physical health does not struggle on its own. Wise patients realize that their mental, relational and spiritual health have a profound affect upon their physical pain and recovery. When you are fighting for your health, partner with trained professionals/clinicians […]

Lateral Edge (Ulnar Nerve) Ever have the lateral edge of your hand go numb and/or tingle? Is it happening more easily and more often? The numbness and tingling could be caused by physical and/or metabolic factors. Physically, when patients complain of numbness and tingling along the lateral edge of their hand, we suspect compression/entrapment of […]

We are living in the most polluted environment in Earth’s known history. Our bodies are exposed to toxins and pollutants from food, water, and air. Environmental toxins include: heavy metals such as mercury, lead, aluminum, and cadmium, chlorine, pesticides, PCBs, mold and fungal toxins, dioxins, chloroform, phtalates etc. The Center for Disease Control reports that […]

Do You Have Numbness or Tingling in Your Hand and Fingers? The numbness and tingling could be caused by physical and/or metabolic factors. Physically, when patients complain of hand and finger tingling, we suspect compression/entrapment of the median nerve. When the median nerve becomes entrapped common symptoms can include pain, numbness, or tingling in the […]

Are you struggling with Fatigue even after a Good Night’s Rest? Have you considered the Health of Your Mitochondria? What are mitochondria? Mitochondria are the power factories inside of each of our cells, responsible for converting food and oxygen into energy. Each cell in our body contains hundreds or even thousands of these energy producers […]

Do you Suffer from Chronic Pain? Make Genetic Testing Part of Your Recovery Plan! Multiple factors contribute to our body’s pain response in addition to the actual insult itself. Some people’s bodies respond strongly to pain with an excessive immune response that is slow to calm down. Others have difficulty metabolizing pain medication or clearing […]

Functional medicine and neurology are focused upon optimization, giving patients a science-driven opportunity to improve their own health and wellness. One of the functional strategies we commonly use at our clinic is to help our patients optimize their diets. We show them the power of nourishing their brains and bodies with healthy proteins and fats, […]

Diets High in Carbohydrates May Increase Risk of Cognitive Impairments, High in Protein and Healthy Fats May Decrease Risk When it comes to brain function, what you eat matters. A Mayo Clinic study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease showed that seniors who eat food high in carbohydrates were four times more likely to […]

Does your child struggle with attention? How much is he or she walking, running and playing? A review published in Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience reveals a growing number of studies showing the importance of movement with cognitive development, including attention. The authors write, “Locomotion is fundamental for an optimal child development. The ability to smoothly […]