Archive for the ‘Related Conditions’ Category

Fatigued, Depressed, Difficulty Losing Weight

It may be due to your hormones Since the endocrine system is devised of glands that produce and send hormones to all areas of our body to regulate the essential functions of our body like temperature, reproduction, growth, immunity, and aging, it stands to reason that this should be the hub of vitality, longevity and […]

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Are All Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ Fibromyalgia Patients Low Thyroid?

There is mounting evidence that there is low thyroid activity present in the majority of chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia patients. Studies demonstrate that in addition to an increased incidence of primary hypothyroidism in chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia, there is a combination of secondary, tertiary and thyroid resistance in the overwhelming majority of CFS and FMS patients, […]

Metabolic Toxicity and Neuromuscular Pain, Joint Disorders and Fibromyalgia

By: Alan H. Pressman, DC Note: The information on this website is not a substitute for the advice of & treatment by a qualified professional. Alan H. Pressman, MS, DC, DACBN, CCSP, is past president of the Council on Nutrition of the American Chiropractic Association; former chairman, department of nutrition, New York Chiropractic College, and, […]

Cell Extracts: A Natural Approach to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

By Ramon Scruggs, M.D. New Hope Health Center, California Introduction to CFS Despite an always increasing medical and technical knowledge, chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) remains an elusive pathology. Unfortunately, there is no simple test for CFS and diagnosis still relies on clinical evaluation and exclusion of other possible diseases with overlapping symptoms. In 1994, in […]

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Top Ten Foods for Beating Depression

There are treatment options that can relieve depression without swallowing pills. Many of the symptoms of depression can be directly linked to vitamin and mineral deficiencies in the standard American diet, which is largely comprised of empty carbohydrates, caffeine and sugar. Depression, mood swings and fatigue often have a common cause: poor nutrition. Avoiding depression or […]

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The Link between Fibromyalgia, Yeast and Candida

When the human body is weakened, as it is with fibromyalgia, it is vulnerable to attack from outside pathogens, bacteria, yeast, and viruses and the immune system cannot do its job properly. Candidiasis is an infection caused by a group of microscopic fungi or yeast that seems to be prevalent among many people who suffer […]

So You Got Sick Anyway?

Here’s what to do about it- No matter how hard we try to avoid them, serious illnesses and the need for surgery do arise on occasion. This is often more painful when it happens to a loved one and we must watch them suffer. The following recommendations are general guidelines for “good” and “bad” health […]

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It’s Valentine’s Day – Love Your Heart

“The greatest love you will ever know is just to love and be loved in return” — penniless sitar player This month is Valentine’s Day so we are centering this month’s Newsletter edition on matters that have to do with your heart health.  Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer in the Western world, which […]