Got Autoimmune? Get Acupuncture!

By |September 30th, 2014|

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine for Autoimmune Disorders

Over 50 million Americans suffer from autoimmune disease. An autoimmune disease occurs when the body’s immune system attacks healthy tissue. Autoimmune disorders include rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, thyroid disease, Addison’s disease, pernicious anemia, celiac disease, multiple sclerosis, myasthenia gravis and Guillain-Barré syndrome. This is real suffering…and there is a […]

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Medication mistakes causing hospitalizations

By |May 7th, 2014|

Medication mistakes causing hospitalizations.

By David Martin – Acupuncture Physician, practicing Holistic medicine, in Fort Myers, Naples, Cape Coral.

A recent study released by the New England Journal of Medicine found that for people 65 and older an estimated 99,000 visits to the emergency room can be contributed to adverse drug events, between 2007 and 2009. Of […]

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Avoid The Biggest Prescription Killer: 13 Non Drug Solutions for Pain

By |April 29th, 2014|

What Killed Seymour?
The death last month of actor Seymour Hoffman raised the awareness in our nation that there may be a direct connection between prescription painkillers and heroine use.  Indeed, there are plenty of studies providing evidence of this.

Not only that, but researchers have been gathering shocking data about the over prescription, inappropriate prescription […]

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Prostate Drugs and Cancer

By |June 9th, 2011|

Prostate and hair growth drugs raise the Risk of Prostate Cancer.

A recent article in Reuters discussed several drugs that can increase your risk of Prostate cancer.  This group of Drugs include Proscar, Avodar, Jalyn, and Propecia.  I thought it would be useful to blog about this and provide a link to the article.  These […]

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Risks with Statin Drugs

By |June 9th, 2011|

The Following is an article that everyone on a Statin drug should read. Please check it out. Of course the article only warns of high doses because that is where the highly visible effects are. It makes you wonder if the lower doses are doing the same thing only in less visible ways.

FDA Warns […]

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