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Men: 3 Steps to Boost Testosterone

Men: 3 Steps to Boost Testosterone

At about age 35, testosterone in men begins to drop, a natural process known as andropause. Low T can lead to unhappiness which can precipitate a job loss or divorce. Besides andropause, other causes of low T include stress, unhealthy diet, lack of sleep, and anger and resentment. So let’s see how you can boost testosterone naturally to optimize joy…

The Great Impersonator: Breast Implant Illness

The Great Impersonator: Breast Implant Illness

“O FRIENDS! Abandon not the everlasting beauty for a beauty that must die, and set not your affections on this mortal world of dust.” ~ Bahá’u’lláh A Case of Breast Implant Illness A beautiful 51-year old business woman came to me a several months ago. She lived an active and busy lifestyle, despite feeling sick and having a multitude of…

Why I Became a Naturopathic Physician

Why I Became a Naturopathic Physician

Naturopathic medicine week is this week, October 9th-15th, and I figured it was time to share why I became a naturopathic physician. My life transformed when I learned about naturopathic medicine at the age of 15 and to my mom, I will always be grateful. From Disease to Wellness Doctors prescribed me frequent antibiotics and gave me multiple sets of…

PRP: Effective Therapy for Alopecia Areata

PRP: Effective Therapy for Alopecia Areata

“Victories are won usually through a great deal of patience, planning and perseverance, and rarely accomplished at a single stroke.” (Shoghi Effendi, Lights of Guidance, p. 598) For almost 9 years, I did everything to treat my daughter’s alopecia areata, an autoimmune condition that causes hair loss. Some treatments worked a little and others not at all. She tried all…

Love Your Thyroid!

Love Your Thyroid!

You want to run and be active but your chronic symptoms, depression, fatigue and pain are stopping you from living your potential. And no one can figure it out. The answer may lie in your thyroid function. A problem with your thyroid hormones may be the reason for majority of your symptoms, including weight gain, headaches, irritable bowel syndrome, chronic…

Glioblastoma Linked to Lyme Disease

Glioblastoma Linked to Lyme Disease

Glioblastoma Linked to Lyme Disease Glioblastoma, the most aggressive brain tumor, began to disappear when patients started treatment for chronic Lyme disease. That was my hypothesis ten years ago: the etiology of glioblastoma may begin with a suppressed immune system and hypoxia (low tissue oxygen) created by Borrelia burgdorferi, co-infections, along with a history of head trauma and metal, chemical and/or emotional toxicity.…