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Appendix

Appreciating the Appendix

When you think of appendix what usually comes to mind? Emergency surgery? Infections? Near-Death ruptures in bodies? I don’t think there’s ever been a positive connotation to the word! But wait, you can finally take a sigh of relief and know that humans were built very strategically with intelligent design, adapted to their conditions to Read More

Integrative Medicine

Integrative Medicine for Beginners

  Difference between Allopathic (Western Medicine) vs Integrative/Functional/Natural/Holistic Health The below information is an excerpt from “The Beginner’s Guide to Natural Living” which can be found at http://www.thenaturalguide.com/natural-medicine.htm. Not all claims are made are scientifically backed.  It is a good place to start to understand the difference between allopathic medicine vs natural healing. In the US we have Read More

Veggies

IV Infusion – Myers Cocktail

Myers Cocktail – An Intravenous Vitamin Infusion which will enhance your immune system, release fatigue, help with allergies, reduce symptoms of fibromyalgia, asthma, CFS and much more! It is well known to provide a quick nutrient boost for people on the go and can be a great pick-me-up after a long weekend, recent travel, or work. Read More

Flowers

Cancer Prevention

Limiting Risks and Fighting Cancer: Below you will find some helpful tips & preventative strategies from Dr. McKee’s  book, ‘After Cancer Care: A Definitive Self-Care Guide to Getting and Staying Well for Patients after Cancer’. 1.   Decrease Stress: Sounds so simple! But seriously, if your adrenals are getting ‘burned out’ and constantly working overtime, they Read More

Food Allergies,  Food Sensitivities, Food Intolerances

Food Allergy Vs Food Intolerance/Sensitivity

Let’s get Down & Dirty: What is a Food Allergy vs Food Intolerance/Food Sensitivity ? A food allergy is an IgE (I like to think of the “E” as Emergency!) response. When someone eats a food that the body doesn’t like, the IgE antibody attaches to mast cells and produces and triggers a process known as Read More