Benefits of Infrared Light and Infrared Saunas

Infrared Sauna Picture

What is infrared?       Infrared light makes up a significant proportion of the radiation we receive from the sun. In fact, 50% of the radiation emitted by the sun lies in the infrared spectrum. We divide the infrared spectrum into two categories: Near Infrared, which lies in the 700 – 810 nm wavelengths, […]

Benefits of Massage, and getting your “Vitamin (T)ouch”

Massage Therapy

As society is driving people further apart, both through the increasing use and reliance of technology and in a post-pandemic “Zoom” world of online meetings and online dating, physical touch is going to be a nutrient that will become more and more deficient in the population. What does Vitamin (T)ouch do for us? On a […]

Ulcerative Colitis and Leaky Gut, Part 2

Last week, I introduced the topic of ulcerative colitis. I talked about what it is and the conventional and natural treatments. I also mentioned that not all treatments are created equal. In other words, just because it is natural does not mean the root cause is being addressed. Now I want to break down the […]

Natural Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis, Part 1

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, or IBD for short, is an issue effecting about 1.3% of adults in the US.1 Now that is an old stat from 2015, it has certainly increased since then. Most are diagnosed in their 20s or 30s.1 The two most common are Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis (UC). Crohn’s is inflammation within […]

Treating Tennis and Golfer’s Elbow

Tennis elbow and golfer’s elbow are a common issues not just in these sports. But they can really interrupt your game. It is not unique to them either. Many people experience different types of elbow pain and it can be quite frustrating. It gets in the way of work too. Loss of productivity can be […]

Treating Frozen Shoulder

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This may be a new one to some of you. For those who have dealt with it, they know it all too well. Frozen shoulder or adhesive capsulitis is not a fun problem to have. It is incredibly painful and burdensome. As it progresses your ability to move your shoulder becomes limited, hence frozen. In […]

Cervicogenic Headaches, Such a Pain in the Neck!

Last week, I talked about tension headaches and how it can be similar to other headaches. One of those headaches are cervicogenic headaches. It is a fancy term that just means a headache that starts in the neck. From my experience, it can be pretty prevalent. Most of us have known someone who has experienced […]

Tension Headaches: Why So Tense?

I think it is safe to say we have all experienced these types of headaches. They are quite prevalent. It is estimated that 80% of the population will experience a tension headache at some point in their life. Maybe you experienced it after a long day at work or after a stressful event. Maybe it […]

12 Tips to Stay Healthy During the Pandemic

It has been awhile, sorry! But I am trying to get back in the swing of things so hopefully you will see more blog posts. At least that is the promise I made to myself! Well, life has been just as crazy for you as it has been for me. And with everything going on, […]

5 Ways To Treat IBS Naturally

Irritable bowel syndrome or IBS is very common issue that many deal with today. Many of patients have dealt with it or like disorders. It can affect up to 28% of people according to one study. (1) I am going to break down what it is along with 5 ways to treat it naturally. IBS […]