immune system

WILL YOU GO TO EXTREME MEASURES TO STAY YOUNG?

By |October 7th, 2015|

(Exercising your Body with Heat and Cold)

Those of us reading this article likely live in a comfortable, temperature-controlled environment.  Unfortunately, from an evolutionary aspect having no temperature challenges MAY ages us, make our bodies’ systems lazy, and possibly build up toxins contributing to all manner of issues such as cancer, arthritis, and sagging skin.

 

Cryotherapy […]

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AUTOIMMUNITY: THE PERFECT STORM, Part 3

By |June 4th, 2015|

Part 3:   Natural Solutions to Treat and Reverse Autoimmune Disease

 

THE ROLE OF CHINESE MEDICINE

 

In Chinese Medicine, so-called auto-immune diseases are treated as misbehaving or weak immune systems, and as an Acupuncture Physician, I am trained to use specific acupuncture points to perform what is termed “Tonifying or Strengthening Defensive Qi”.   This treatment creates […]

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AUTOIMMUNITY: THE PERFECT STORM, Part 1

By |April 2nd, 2015|

Part 1:  What’s Germinating in Your Gut?

The New Frontier in Medicine is the trillions of tiny microbes in our guts which determine everything from one’s propensity to gain and hold weight to how our brains function.  We hear and see evidence of this New Frontier all around us as science gains understanding of these […]

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CANCER: What Causes the DNA Damage in the First Place?

By |February 5th, 2015|

Part 2 of 3 in our series on Cancer, 2015

 

What is the current science showing about the causes of cancer?  Cigarettes are well-known carcinogens, and there are other fairly well-known “causes” of cancer, so no need to cover those here.  In this article we’ll name and explore three other causes which are either quite […]

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How Ebola’s Most Lethal Aspect Works And What’s the Rest of the Story?

By |November 5th, 2014|

How Ebola’s Most Lethal Aspect Works
And What’s the Rest of the Story?
“As noted by (renowned viral expert) Dr. Robert Rowen, Ebola hijacks your immune system and suppresses it. Once your immune system realizes the virus is there, it launches a cytokine storm, and it is this cytokine storm that leads to massive tissue destruction […]

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Be Careful! It’s Not Your Mother’s Ice Cream.

By |September 30th, 2014|

IT’S HOT—LET’S GO GET SOME ICE CREAM
….But can ice cream be harmful?
GMO Article #3

As promised, in our continuing series about Food as Medicine and the world of Genetically-Modified Organisms, this week’s article covers Milk and Meat. Hang on to your saddle…we’re going for a ride!

First, A FEW WORDS ABOUT MEATS—Some Positive Progress
As reported in […]

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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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