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The Best Immune Support Treatments

From Dr. Lauren Deville - Naturopathic Doctor

It’s been a rough cold and flu season! We seem to be through the worst of it, but what can you do to protect yourself and your family? Of all the myriad of products proclaiming immune support benefits, how do you know which one to choose? It’s first of all important to start with a [...]

The Best Immune Support Treatments

By |2018-04-06T15:38:39+00:00April 6th, 2018|Categories: Articles, bee propolis, beta glucan, colloidal silver, echinacea, elderberry, immune, maitake, oregano, shiitake, Supplements|Tags: , |Comments Off on The Best Immune Support Treatments

The Many Faces of Magnesium

By Dr. Krisel Nagallo Magnesium is one of the more multifaceted minerals when it comes to health and wellness. Not only does it play an important role in basic metabolic pathways including energy production and hormone conversion, studies demonstrate how suboptimal magnesium levels can play a role in liver detoxification, [...]

By |2018-02-23T13:24:51+00:00February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Articles, Supplements|Tags: |0 Comments

Berberine: Treating Metabolic Syndrome Naturally

From Dr. Lauren Deville - Naturopathic Doctor

The power of naturopathic medicine is in the philosophy: remove obstacles to cure and give the body the building blocks it needs to heal itself, and within reason, healing will follow. I prefer not to give supplements to treat symptoms, because that approach doesn’t get to the root cause… but in the short term, sometimes [...]

Berberine: Treating Metabolic Syndrome Naturally

By |2018-02-09T09:16:16+00:00February 9th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Conditions & Treatments, Fitness & Weight Loss, Supplements|Comments Off on Berberine: Treating Metabolic Syndrome Naturally

Iodine, Selenium, and Hashimoto’s

From Dr. Lauren Deville - Naturopathic Doctor

There are two main antibodies involved in Hashimoto’s: anti-thyroid peroxidase (TPO) and anti-thyroglobulin. The elevation of these antibodies mean that the immune system is attacking and destroying two of the necessary components of thyroid hormone. Thyroglobulin is a precursor for thyroxine (T4), the primary hormone produced in the thyroid gland. So attacking this means you [...]

Iodine, Selenium, and Hashimoto’s

By |2017-12-29T11:59:35+00:00December 29th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Conditions & Treatments, Supplements|Comments Off on Iodine, Selenium, and Hashimoto’s

Vitamin B6 and Your Cycle

From Dr. Lauren Deville - Naturopathic Doctor

If you’re a woman with any menstrual irregularities, there are a number of reasons why you might want to consider adding Vitamin B6 to your regimen, over and above what you might be getting in a multivitamin. Vitamin B6 and Estrogen Metabolism The liver breaks down estrogen into one of three metabolites (or breakdown products) [...]

Vitamin B6 and Your Cycle

By |2017-12-15T16:36:07+00:00December 15th, 2017|Categories: Articles, Supplements, Women's Health|Comments Off on Vitamin B6 and Your Cycle