Conditions & treatments

2 02, 2016

Parasite treatment considerations: Blastocystis hominis and Dientamoeba fragilis

2017-12-30T14:05:29+00:00

Intestinal parasites are often overlooked as a potential cause of disease in the digestive system and in many other seemingly unrelated health concerns. There is increasing evidence of the ability to cause illness by relatively common parasitic organisms previously considered to be commensal organisms (i.e. living together in balance with other organisms in a given [...]

Parasite treatment considerations: Blastocystis hominis and Dientamoeba fragilis 2017-12-30T14:05:29+00:00
30 09, 2015

GAPS diet: what is it and how / when to apply it

2017-12-30T18:20:08+00:00

Various digestive disorders are becoming very common across all age groups these days. This area has been of particular clinical interest in my natural medicine practice for many years and I found the GAPS diet protocol to be a very effective method of dealing with vast majority of digestive disorders, among other conditions also covered by [...]

GAPS diet: what is it and how / when to apply it 2017-12-30T18:20:08+00:00
24 08, 2015

Nutrition and oral health – the facts

2017-12-03T14:52:43+00:00

The mouth is the mirror of your body, say holistic dentists, and they are right - you can’t be healthy until your mouth is healthy! The mouth is the gateway to the respiratory and digestive systems, so if you think breathing, sleeping and eating is important then a healthy mouth is of great importance. While [...]

Nutrition and oral health – the facts 2017-12-03T14:52:43+00:00
17 07, 2015

Antioxidants explained: what are antioxidants plus a list of best sources

2017-12-03T14:49:45+00:00

Antioxidants are compounds in foods that search for and neutralise free radicals produced by the ever present process of oxidation in the human body. Therefore, antioxidants are vital to prevent some of the damage caused by free radicals. Oxidation, a natural chemical process happening all the time in the body, occurs on the cellular level [...]

Antioxidants explained: what are antioxidants plus a list of best sources 2017-12-03T14:49:45+00:00
24 06, 2015

Secretory Immunoglobulin A (sIgA) for healthy gut, digestion and immunity

2017-12-19T15:10:13+00:00

Secretory immunoglobulin A (sIgA) deficiency is a less known but a significant aspect of having good immunity and a well-functioning digestive system, to name a few. I have long been interested in sIgA's role in health and wellbeing and would like to shed some light on this subject from my clinical experience. The body’s mucosal [...]

Secretory Immunoglobulin A (sIgA) for healthy gut, digestion and immunity 2017-12-19T15:10:13+00:00
11 05, 2014

High blood pressure and emotions

2017-12-01T17:49:33+00:00

High blood pressure is considered a “silent epidemic,” as many people have it but don’t know it. The usual treatment is drugs, and there are some dietary strategies, especially cutting down on salt and fat. Stress reduction is highly recommended as well. However, there is more to the issue than salt and stress. Samuel Mann is [...]

High blood pressure and emotions 2017-12-01T17:49:33+00:00
15 02, 2014

Do You Have Adrenal Fatigue? Find Out Here: Video

2017-12-01T20:09:44+00:00

Dr. James L. Wilson coined the term 'adrenal fatigue'. But what is it? Here he describes the symptoms that are consistent with adrenal fatigue. Find out if it might be the cause of your sleep, energy and fatigue symptoms. iHealthTube.com - Do You Have Adrenal Fatigue? Find Out Here Good health and blessings Joanna Sochan [...]

Do You Have Adrenal Fatigue? Find Out Here: Video 2017-12-01T20:09:44+00:00
6 07, 2013

Restless legs syndrome: causes and treatment

2017-12-07T16:28:26+00:00

Cause(s) of restless legs syndrome (RLS) are not clear at present and it appears there are a number of factors involved. One of them is excess weight and it seems being overweight is an important contributing factor. As our weight increases so does your risk for RLS according to the 2009 study by the Harvard [...]

Restless legs syndrome: causes and treatment 2017-12-07T16:28:26+00:00
25 04, 2013

Vitamin D, DHA and EPA (in fish oils) can reduce pain

2017-11-28T16:00:29+00:00

Latest research indicates that there is a number of key nutrients relating to resolving inflammation quicker and relieving pain effectively. Vitamin D, DHA and EPA are already known as beneficial nutrients for immunity, depression and mood disorders, osteoporosis, diabetes and weight loss, to name a few. Now we can also add them to treatment options [...]

Vitamin D, DHA and EPA (in fish oils) can reduce pain 2017-11-28T16:00:29+00:00
27 03, 2013

What doctors don’t know about the drugs they prescribe – a must watch TEDMED video!

2017-12-07T16:32:34+00:00

It's amazing and unsettling to hear what doctors don't know about the drugs they prescribe. When a new drug gets tested, the results of the trials should be published for the rest of the medical world -- except much of the time, negative or inconclusive findings go unreported, leaving doctors and researchers in the dark. [...]

What doctors don’t know about the drugs they prescribe – a must watch TEDMED video! 2017-12-07T16:32:34+00:00
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