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3 Weight-Loss Rules to Rethink

Every day new patients arrive at my office with a variety of health issues that need to be addressed — and weight problems are close to the top of the list. One of the things that always surprises me is the durability of the weight-loss myths that so many of us were raised on. Here are three of the most common weight-loss myths out there — and why they’re wrong!

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Glutathione – Your Energy and Youth Boosting Antioxidant

Glutathione is the single most powerful antioxidant your body produces – and recycles. A combination of three amino acids — glycine, glutamate and cysteine — glutathione helps prevent cell damage from heavy metals and free radicals, so having enough circulating in your cells is essential to living a vibrant, energetic life.

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Alzheimer’s – Prevention is Key

The exact cause of Alzheimer’s is still unknown, but most likely involves multiple factors, like many other chronic diseases. In addition to age and genetics, lifestyle and diet also weigh in. Starting down a preventative path today is the best plan if you have any concerns about Alzheimer’s in your future.

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10 Ways to Stop Getting Sick all the Time

As the owner of your body, you are in charge of your health, and when it goes off the rails, you need to take the reigns to get back on track. But what happens when you keep getting sick? When just as you are coming out of a cold and immediately catch another? It’s massively frustrating for people and it’s a complaint most people are all too familiar with. As unpleasant as recurring ills are….

10 Ways to Heal A Leaky Gut

10 Ways to Heal A Leaky Gut

When our gut and digestion are on track, most of us feel pretty darn good. When they’re not, a range of gut troubles can make us feel miserable. Here’s some key intel on how you can start turning the health of your gut–home to roughly 70 percent of your immune system–around.

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7 Ways to Cure Constipation Woes

Constipation. It’s uncomfortable, unpleasant and disruptive. And much as we don’t want to talk about it, most of us are troubled by it at one point or another. Constipation is, for better or worse, your body’s way of telling you that you need to pay a little more attention to what you’re putting in it