Allergies, Histamine and More

ALLERGIES, HISTAMINE and MORE… Most everyone has heard of antihistamines like Allegra, Benadryl, Claritin, and Zyrtec for addressing allergy related symptoms.  There is another class of antihistamines that are used for heartburn and gastric reflux such as, Axid,...

Far Infrared Therapy

What exactly is far infrared? Far infrared is part of the electromagnetic spectrum that is similar to visible light. It cannot be detected by our eyes because the wavelength is to long . However, it can be detected as heat by our skin and body.  Far infrared is that...

What are GMOs?

GMO stands for genetically modified organisms or sometimes referred to as transgenic. The original concept for GMOs seemed to be a good one where farmers could raise these new plants with less pesticides, herbicides and increase their yields. Does not sound bad,...

Bone Loss – Osteoporosis Detection

Did you know in the United States alone there are about 1.5 million bone fractures that are directly related to osteoporosis? It appears that this trend is continuing and early detection and treatment are vitally important. The standard Dexa scan/bone scan only gives...

Insomnia

Most people require 6-8 hours of uninterrupted REM sleep. Not getting this can lead to many health issues and the body is incapable of repairing itself without this deep sleep. The first thing to think of if you wake up after a few hours is consider what you ate...

Gluten Sensitivity and Celiac Disease

Both celiac disease and gluten namely the duodenum and sensitivity are conditions in jejunum. Normally the intes­tines contains a velvety lining that contains finger-like projections called villi. These villi would be analogous to a shag carpet. This is where we get...