Are LED Lights Causing Your Disease?

Are LED Lights Causing Your Disease?
Have you noticed how shockingly bright streetlights are these days? Although they’re great for night time visibility, the newer LED streetlights tamper with the body’s internal clock, skewing metabolic function and raising disease risk. The effect of blue-rich white light at night on human health is so significant that the American Medical Association (AMA) issued a policy statement about street lighting. It warns LED street lights are five times

Stress Is Hard on the Body, Here’s What You Can Do…

Stress Is Hard on the Body, Here’s What You Can Do…
Most cases of chronic disease can be linked to stress, even if that stress is more physical than psychological. About two-thirds of doctor’s visits are for stress-related complaints. How does stress causes disease? The body responds to stress by making adrenal hormones (such as epinephrine, norepinephrine, and cortisol) that cause the “fight or flight” response. This response raises blood pressure, increases the heart rate, and sends blood to the limbs

PCOS – What Causes It and How Do You Reverse It?

PCOS – What Causes It and How Do You Reverse It?
PCOS, or polycystic ovarian syndrome, is the most common female hormonal imbalance today. PCOS has far reaching consequences, including an increased risk of autism in offspring. The good news it may be reversible through diet and lifestyle changes. PCOS is a condition in which an imbalance in estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone causes cysts to grow on the ovaries. While this can be painful, the consequences of PCOS can be severe, including a 60 per...

Use Glutathione to Dampen Autoimmunity and Inflammation

Use Glutathione to Dampen Autoimmunity and Inflammation
Our bodies have to work hard to deal with hundreds of toxic chemicals in our daily environment, in our food, and our water. Even if you eat a clean, organic diet and use non-toxic products, it’s impossible to completely avoid them. Thankfully, certain natural compounds can boost levels of our most powerful antioxidant, glutathione, in our bodies. Glutathione is a powerful defense against toxins and inflammation. It protects the body’s cells from damage,...

Low Testosterone, Iron Overload, and Brain Fog – Functional Medicine Testimonial

Low Testosterone, Iron Overload, and Brain Fog – Functional Medicine Testimonial
Many men are diagnosed with "Low T" and put on testosterone replacement.  The problem with this is that the majority of the time the true cause of the low T is deeper than just a lack of production.  Unfortunately, most doctors do not ask "Why is this happening?", but move right into hormone replacement.  This leaves many men dependent on testosterone for life while letting the underlying cause continue to spiral out of control. ...