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Stop Hating Your Guts

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Do you feel tired? Do you have sore muscles? Decreased sex drive? Depressed? Well this isn’t an ad for some new wonder drug, but if those symptoms sound like you then your body may be telling you something. The food we eat is important. It powers our body, gives us

Thyroid and Pain

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Thyroid and Pain

I had a lesson this week in why a holistic approach to healthcare is so important. Pain management, which is my focus, is not just the simple treatment of sore muscles or tingling nerves; no, if I want to actually make a difference and help my clients I need to go deeper than this. Why are the muscles and nerves hurting in the first place?

The Limits of Acupuncture

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The Limits of Acupuncture

Acupuncture is a strange practice…for most Westerners.

It is a system based on the combination of Eastern esoteric principles and anatomical principles. It uses a very different language, or jargon to be more specific, for describing its treatment of disease and injury than is seen in Western medicine.

B All You Can B

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B All You Can B

There is a lot of talk about B vitamins, particularly B6 and B12, as new research explains how they play into stress management, bone health, digestion of wheat and protein, and nerve function.

Why Do I Hurt?

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Why are some people in pain even after their body healed?

Who Should I See?

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I pulled a back muscle working around the house.

My shoulders are so tight after a workout.

It hurts when I move a certain way and, I have muscle spasms.

Who should I see about this?

Escaping Your Body’s Prison

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My body is a prison.

Everything hurts.

I cannot keep this up.

How do I make this stop?

If you are chronically ill, these may be your thoughts. Something is going to give soon and it is going to be you but, not in the way you currently think.

Two Things to Know Before You Have Surgery

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You are tired of being in pain and having your body fall apart.

It is time to fix this now and deal with it for good.

It is time to have…surgery.

Natural Nutrition to Make Pain Go Away

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How do I get rid of this pain?

I am tired of waking up and feeling terrible from another night of tossing and turning.

I don’t want to take another pill with even more side effects.

Is there some simple, natural, way that I can take care of this?

The Missing Piece in Bone and Joint Health

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Front, side, and back views of the human skeleton.

Snap, crackle, pop.

That isn’t your breakfast cereal; it’s your bones.

So now what? What is missing?

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