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Nutrition for Anti-Aging

Eating for natural beauty is pretty straightforward, and mostly about giving your body the building blocks it needs. But when it comes to anti-aging, there are a few specific nutritional building blocks that are most important. Essential Fatty Acids (Omega-3’s) and Aging I wrote here on the myriad of health [...]

By |2020-01-17T11:49:05-07:00January 17th, 2020|Categories: Articles, Beauty|0 Comments

Biotoxins and Hair Loss

From Dr. Lauren Deville - Naturopathic Doctor

Far and away the most common causes of hair loss are hypothyroidism, low ferritin, and high androgen levels (such as testosterone, androstenedione, and DHEA).  Less common but still prevalent are the apparently autoimmune condition alopecia areata, and the stress-induced telogen effluvium. But one I also see quite a bit is biotoxin-related hair loss, due to [...]

Biotoxins and Hair Loss

By |2017-09-08T17:47:10-07:00September 8th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Beauty, Conditions & Treatments, Detox|Comments Off on Biotoxins and Hair Loss

Causes of Easy Bruising

Physiology 101 Soft tissue injuries cause the capillaries at the surface of the body to tear; when blood leaks out beneath the skin, this causes a bruise. It should take a decent amount of force to do this, though. If you notice that you’re forming bruises even when you can’t [...]

By |2017-10-19T12:12:29-07:00May 12th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Beauty, Chronic Illnesses|Comments Off on Causes of Easy Bruising