Enhancing Our Health: The ALTERNATIVE Approach
We all have many options, when it comes to maintaining the finest aspects of our personal health. There is no simple answer, but, often, how we proceed, makes a lot of difference, when it comes to whether, we proceed, with the utmost degree of wellness, and personal health/ happiness! Having served, at one time, as the Director of Operations, for a homeopathic drug company, as well as owned and managed a natural medicine distributor, plus, written a book, on natural alternatives, for stress relief, I have come, to strongly believe, we benefit, and enhance our personal health, when we better…Natural Ways To Reduce Personal TENSION
From time, to time, most of us, proceed, with a level of stress. and TENSION, which is quite normal, if we are prepared, but, overwhelms certain individuals. Of course, it, often depends, on the amount, level, and degree of these, but, it is generally, smarter to proceed, with a focus on handling these, in a natural, non – invasive way, than in an unfocused, way, and use drugs (legal, or otherwise), as the first course, of treatment, and attention.Relieving Stress, Naturally
At one point or another, nearly everyone experiences some degree, and sort, of stress, tension, anxiety, etc. Often, when this becomes severe, possibly because it has been permitted to continue, unaddressed, for a significant period, someone might become dangerous, either to himself, or to others! At that point, quality treatment, by a trained mental health specialist, might be required, and, this might include strong medications, as an essential component, of the treatment plan.Healthier Living: The Wellness Approach
The emphasis, for maintaining our health, in this country, is somewhat different, from that, in much, of the rest of the world. Our approach, which only considered, so – called, allopathic medicines, was often justified, by claiming, our system, was based on science, and more effective, proven, and safer, than the unproven alternative methods, and approaches. However, in reality, the United States, despite the relative wealth and prosperity, education, and monies expended, does not have the best statistics, in terms of the overall health, of our population!Conventional, Versus Alternative Health Care
In the United States of America, our medical system, and the health – care orientation, focuses on what is often referred to, as conventional medicine, while the majority of the rest of the world, prioritizes wellness, and balancing, so – called, alternative medicine, with conventional ones. The essential difference is, what we use, focuses on treating symptoms, often, rather than causes, while, the other approach, emphasizes, holistic approaches, treatments, and remedies. Some of these alternatives include: homeopathic; herbal; other alternatives; acupuncture, etc.Are You Stressed?: Consider Non – Drug Options
Each of us, at some time, or another, experience various degrees, and severity, of stress. While this is normal, our overall health, depends on how, we proceed, to handle and address it, and whether, we transform it, to eustress, as Dr. Hans Selye, former Nobel Prize winner, for his work, about stress, or permit it, to, merely, eat – away, at us.You Can’t HELP Another, Until He Seeks Your Help!
Worded, slightly differently, by many sages, the adage, Whatever the mind of man, can perceive, and conceive, he can achieve, is particularly, relevant, to, our ability to help, someone, we care about. The frustration is often, we care so deeply, we avoid, paying attention, to the necessity of, recognizing, you can’t HELP someone, until/ unless, they want you to, and, admit, they need some assistance, guidance, etc. Whether this pertains to minor, or major obstacles and challenges, it’s the major factor and consideration!What You Need To Know About Functional Medicine & Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome
You’ve got questions about natural treatments for IBS, and we have answers. We treat a lot of IBS cases in practice in our Longmont and Denver, CO offices. Often, we see patients who have run the gauntlet with chronic GI pain, gas, bloating, constipation and diarrhea (or a combination of all of these), who have seen every doctor and taken all the prescription medications they’ve been recommended, and yet, they still feel miserable and their symptoms have not subsided.It’s Your Health: Consider ALTERNATIVES!
In the United States, we often, tend to, pursue using allopathic medicines, while, most of the rest of the world, combines, allopathy, with natural medicines, and a holistic, wellness, approach. While severe illnesses, especially, life – threatening ones, must be treated, by professionals, carefully, and thoroughly, many of the day – to – day, minor ailments, we experience, might better, be treated, and served, using allopathy. Allopathic treatments include several modalities, including, but not limited to: homeopathic, herbal, and many other options.Understanding Functional Blood Chemistry
In our Longmont and Denver, Colorado offices we are often asked how and why functional blood chemistry differs from more traditional readings of blood tests. The easiest answer relies on the examination of reference ranges (what is considered low, high or normal) and viewing this information through the lense of evidence-based research that helps us parse this data. When a patient comes in with a complaint that could be considered more of a “metabolic complaint,” we like to analyze lab work to get an entire picture of what could be going…