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Possible Cause of Crohn’s Disease Found

Crohn’s Disease is one of the diseases collectively called Irritable Bowel Disease (as opposed to Irritable Bowel Syndrome, which is primarily a collection of symptoms.) Both Crohn’s and Ulcerative Colitis, the other Irritable Bowel Disease, are characterized by ulcerations in the GI tract leading to blood and/or mucus in the [...]

By | October 21st, 2016|Categories: Articles, Chronic Illnesses, Health|2 Comments

Depression: A Sign of Cardiovascular Disease?

There’s a big connection between your neurotransmitters and your immune system—particularly what are known as inflammatory cytokines: signaling molecules released by the immune system that trigger actions of other cells towards healing. Here’s how it works. First: What Inflammation Is Inflammation is what happens when you body gets damaged. This [...]

Artificial Light and Your Health

Our original light source, the sun, gives off the entire spectrum of visible light in every color of the rainbow. All of these wavelengths combined looks to us like white light. We all know that being outside in the sun feels good, and there are a number of reasons for this; [...]

By | October 8th, 2016|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

Wilson’s Syndrome: Treating a Slow Metabolism

Wilson’s Temperature Syndrome was first identified and defined by Dr Denis Wilson. Essentially subclinical hypothyroidism, this is defined by all the symptoms of hypothyroidism, including chronically low body temperatures (below 97.8 orally). Other symptoms include a slower metabolism, hair loss, constipation, fatigue, weight gain, and sometimes depression and heavy periods [...]

By | September 30th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Conditions & Treatments|Tags: , |0 Comments

Is Bread Different in Europe?

Anecdotally, many people who are sensitive to gluten in the United States are able to eat it overseas without a problem. Why is this? As far as I can tell, there are a few key reasons why this *might* be the case. DIFFERENT KINDS OF WHEAT According to the USDA, [...]

By | September 23rd, 2016|Categories: Articles, Health|0 Comments

Phosphatidylcholine for Weight Loss

Since you are what you eat (you know that, right?), your cell membranes are made up of the fats that you ingest—for better or for worse. But first, here’s why you care about your cell membranes. Cell Membrane Physiology: In With the Good, Out With the Bad Historically the “brain” [...]

By | September 16th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Fitness & Weight Loss, Supplements|Tags: , |1 Comment

The Top 10 Worst Toxins For Your Health

Naturopaths who have been practicing for decades tell me that things have changed. It used to be that fairly simple interventions would “move the needle,” as it were, for most people: clean food, fresh air, sunlight, stress management. That is still the case for the genetically blessed. But for those [...]

By | August 26th, 2016|Categories: Articles, Detox|Tags: |0 Comments

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