About Dr. Lauren

Dr. Lauren Deville is board-certified to practice medicine in the State of Arizona. She received her NMD from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine in Tempe, AZ, and she holds a BS in Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics from the University of Arizona, with minors in Spanish and Creative Writing. She also writes fiction under a pen name in her spare time. Visit her author website at www.authorcagray.com.

Health Benefits of Carnitine

Image by Free-Photos from Pixabay  ATP, the energy currency your body needs to live, is produced from your food by your mitochondria. These organelles are present inside every cell of the body except for red blood cells. Remarkably, while mitochondria can convert one glucose molecule into 38 ATP molecules, each fatty acid can [...]

By |2021-07-30T12:08:24-07:00July 30th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Supplements|0 Comments

Are Soil-Based Probiotics Better than Traditional Probiotics?

Image by Alicia Harper from Pixabay  Soil-based organisms (SBO) or spore-forming probiotics are terms often used interchangeably, as most soil-based organisms do form spores. They get their names from their habitat: they tend to be found in the soil. Historically, our ancestors ate food right out of the ground, so many of these [...]

By |2021-07-23T09:43:13-07:00July 23rd, 2021|Categories: Articles, Supplements|0 Comments

Are Nightshades Inflammatory?

Image by Ulrike Leone from Pixabay  Conventional wisdom holds that nightshades cause inflammation, and particularly joint pain. Unfortunately, there are no lab tests to confirm this, nor are there any clear studies linking the two; it seems the connection is entirely anecdotal. That’s doesn’t necessarily mean there’s nothing to it, though. What Nightshades [...]

By |2021-07-16T11:32:15-07:00July 16th, 2021|Categories: Articles|0 Comments

The Importance of Nutrients: Interview with Joy Stephenson-Laws

San Diego-based Joy Stephenson-Laws is a wellness warrior!  She is the founder of LA-based Proactive Health Labs (pH Labs), a national nonprofit health information company that provides education and tools needed to achieve optimal health. She is also author of Minerals – The Forgotten Nutrient: Your Secret Weapon for Getting and Staying Healthy, and founding and [...]

By |2021-07-16T09:05:40-07:00July 16th, 2021|Categories: Podcast|0 Comments

How Histamine and Sulfur Are Related

It can be difficult to distinguish the symptoms of histamine intolerance and sulfur intolerance. Both can present with hives, itchiness, asthma, headaches, nausea, fatigue, flushing, and brain fog—and sometimes a problem with one can lead to a problem with the other. The Methylation Connection What connects these two problems is [...]

By |2021-07-09T12:01:04-07:00July 9th, 2021|Categories: Articles, Detox|0 Comments

Four Pillars of Wellness: Interview with Jane Wennings

Jane Wenning is a certified Medical Technologist with a degree in Clinical Laboratory Science.  She is an Athletic Trainer, and Health Mentor who has been helping women improve their mental and physical health for over 20 years.  During high school and college, she was overweight, struggled with eating disorders, had [...]

By |2021-07-02T09:03:46-07:00July 2nd, 2021|Categories: Podcast|0 Comments
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