Many people go to their medical doctor for various thyroid symptoms such as: fatigue, poor stamina, depression, feeling cold, gaining weight, dry hair and skin, hair loss, constipation, achy joints etc. Doctors will usually run blood tests to determine if you have a thyroid condition. When the results come in, most people are told everything looks normal. Due to a “normal” test result, the medical doctor might then recommend a prescription for an anti-depressant. Does this sound like you?
Far too often we see patients that are still suffering with their symptoms but getting nowhere with conventional medicine.
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We are all in toxic over load. Toxins are in the food, you eat, the water you drink, and the air you breathe. You are probably aware of most environmental toxins: pesticides, heavy metals, chemicals, pollution, caffeine, and preservatives. But what you may not realize is how our bodies produce natural toxins, such as ammonia and carbon dioxide, which linger in the body if they can not be broken down. The liver, lymphatic system, kidneys, lungs, intestines, blood and skin filter these toxins. When over loaded your body becomes inefficient and toxins can build up leading to decreased fat burning and weight gain.
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This headline was featured on Mercola.com. He cited a study that found that 13% of the people polled received the wrong diagnosis and 12.5 % received the wrong treatment so as a result, one in seven patients had opted to change physicians. There have been many studies showing that more people die from receiving the wrong prescription drug than from one of the leading causes of death-heart attacks. Johns Hopkins Medical School refined this research and discovered that medical errors and prescription drugs together may actually be the Leading cause of death.
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The cold and flu season is here and with all the flu shot media out there people are confused as to what they should do to prevent this years “epidemic”.
Before rushing to get the flu shot take a look at the ingredients: In addition to mercury, they also contain other hazardous ingredients like: Formaldehyde — a known cancer-causing agent
· Aluminum — a neurotoxin that has been linked to Alzheimer’s disease
· Triton X-100 — a detergent
· Phenol (carbolic acid)
· Ethylene glycol (antifreeze)
· Various antibiotics: neomycin, streptomycin, gentamicin — which can cause allergic reactions in some people
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Digestive dysfunction is rampant in the US. Approximately 9 million people suffer from at least one digestive problem-abdominal pain, IBS, constipation, or diarrhea. One in five of us suffer with Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), a disorder of the gastrointestinal tract characterized by diarrhea, stomach cramps and bloating. Digestive problems are the number one reason people see their medical doctor, especially as we age.
Continue reading “Are Your Digestive Issues Causing Your Depression or Anxiety? The Link Between Moods and Altered Digestive Function.”
The decision to purchase organic food over conventionally grown food is a personal one, and as you walk through the supermarket, many of which are now adding organic sections, you will likely ask the question: Is organic food really better?
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