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Inflammatory Response and Infections

I want to talk about the inflammatory response and infections, because with what is going on in the world, I think it is important to understand how the immune system works, how the immune system mounts a response to an infectious agent like a [...]

Inflammatory Response and Infections2020-05-04T02:23:41+00:00

SEVEN Causes of Histamine Intolerance

Histamine intolerance occurs when there is a build up of histamine in the body. Digestive symptoms can occur with histamine intolerance because histamine is important for helping to break down food, therefore common symptoms include diarrhea, chronic constipation, nausea and vomiting, gas or bloating, [...]

SEVEN Causes of Histamine Intolerance2020-03-02T03:18:36+00:00

What are Oxalates?

Oxalates are a compound within plants, which are the plants natural defense mechanism and these help to protect plants from predators such as animals, insects, fungi. The challenge with these oxalates is that they bind to calcium in the blood and then they form [...]

What are Oxalates?2020-01-13T04:14:16+00:00

Iodine – TSH Connection

It’s important to understand the connection between TSH and iodine supplementation so that you are not surprised if your blood levels change when you start supplementing with iodine. TSH may increase in the start of iodine supplementation because TSH stimulates the thyroid gland to [...]

Iodine – TSH Connection2020-01-07T03:36:05+00:00

What are lectins?

Lectins are proteins in plants that are nature’s natural defense mechanism to deter animals from eating these plants. Lectins are considered anti-nutrients. Therefore when we consume these lectins, we humans are unable to digest these lectins and it disrupts our ability to absorb nutrients. [...]

What are lectins?2019-10-28T16:41:06+00:00

FIVE Connections Between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function

FIVE Connections between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function If not absorbing fats, you can’t make thyroid hormones Finland study: hypothyroidism 7x more likely in people with decreased bile flow Bile triggers release of the enzyme that converts T4 to T3 Gut bacteria plays a [...]

FIVE Connections Between Bile Flow and Thyroid Function2019-07-08T01:18:58+00:00

Iodine and Autoimmune Thyroid Disease

Should iodine be avoided in autoimmune thyroid conditions? The controversy is around thyroperoxidase (TPO) which is an enzyme that is necessary for the production of both T3 and T4.  There is some evidence that consuming iodine will increase the TPO antibodies, which are the [...]

Iodine and Autoimmune Thyroid Disease2019-03-04T03:56:25+00:00

FOUR Benefits of High Dose Vitamin C IVs

Essential nutrient is rapidly absorbed. Large doses of Vitamin C taken intravenously provide the body with this essential nutrient and ensure rapid delivery to the cells by administering the vitamin at a high concentration directly into the bloodstream. Alkalinizes the body. Vitamin C works [...]

FOUR Benefits of High Dose Vitamin C IVs2018-07-09T03:37:08+00:00

Whole-Body Regulation Thermography (AlfaSight 9000)

We have an assessment test at our clinic that is the technologically advanced Whole-Body Regulation Thermography, the AlfaSight 9000. It is a functional test based on thermoregulation, neuroscience and the autonomic response that measures the regulation capacity of organs, tissues and glands. It has a high degree [...]

Whole-Body Regulation Thermography (AlfaSight 9000)2018-03-14T09:08:29+00:00

SIX Reasons Sleep is Important for our Health

SIX Reasons why Sleep in Important Sleep is one of the foundations of health.  It is vital for our survival and plays a key role in every function of our body. During your sleeping hours your body does a lot of its detoxification. Getting enough, [...]

SIX Reasons Sleep is Important for our Health2018-03-14T09:08:55+00:00
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