Holistic Medicine

Who Might Benefit from a Functional Medicine Approach?

January 2nd, 2019|Functional Medicine, Health Education, Holistic Medicine|

The existing medical education system trains most doctors to be disease and symptom oriented, concentrated on the treatment and diagnosis of infectious and traumatic conditions which need fast responding urgent care, like heart attack, appendicitis, or a severe head injury. [...]

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Natural Anxiety Relief Remedies

December 24th, 2018|Health Education, Holistic Medicine, Nutrition & Food|

Do think you’re suffering from anxiety yet not sure? It seems as if folks are simply tossing the term around so casually these days. There are those who suffer from debilitating anxiety and never receive help, they’ll suffer in silence [...]

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Integrative Medicine: What is it?

December 17th, 2018|Functional Medicine, Health Education, Holistic Medicine|

Integrative medicine couples traditional medicine with additional treatments to care for your spirit, body, and mind. For instance, your physician might recommend chemotherapy to battle cancer and acupuncture to assist in managing cancer’s side effects. It is not just medicine. [...]

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5 Benefits of Omega 3

December 3rd, 2018|Health Education, Holistic Medicine, Nutrition & Food|

You have likely heard of how omega-3 fatty acids are great for the heart, yet there’s a lot more to the powerful health superheroes. If you suffer with high cholesterol, and your physician is holistically-minded, you might’ve even been advised [...]

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Guide to a Healthy Gut

November 5th, 2018|Health Education, Health Fun Facts, Holistic Medicine|

Practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine, for centuries, have known that strengthening your digestive tract boosts the likelihood of healing and/or alleviating the symptoms of a number of health conditions, like emotional and mental problems, digestive distress, diabetes, IBS, menopausal complaints, [...]

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Why It Pays to Check Your Own Blood Pressure

October 8th, 2018|Health Education, Holistic Medicine|

You cannot necessarily feel elevated blood pressure, yet do not let it deceive you. Hypertension—a steady level of blood pressure at 130/80 mm Hg or greater—may take a life-threatening toll upon your heart, brain, and blood vessels for years without [...]

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