There are numerous visual tools physicians use to determine heart function. An Electrocardiogram (ECG) measures the electrical conductivity of the heart at rest or with exercise. An Echo-cardiogram provides a picture of the heart working in real time.
Other functional tools are equally important. Continue reading
Download my PDF presentation explaining Toxic Metals: Evaluation & Treatment. Continue reading
Toxic metals are ubiquitous – they are in ‘silver’ tooth fillings (mercury), Venetian blinds and Christmas light cords (lead), children’s toys/jewelry (cadmium/lead), food (mercury, arsenic, cadmium), tobacco (arsenic, cadmium, thallium) and some drinking water (arsenic). These metals and others can accumulate in the body and exert toxic effects while using up valuable antioxidants. Some of the symptoms and diseases associated with toxic metals include: Continue reading
Most people recognize beauty in the signs of health: glowing skin, glossy full hair, a vibrant gleam in the eye. The whole point of cosmetic products such as moisturizer, mascara, facial cleanser, nail polish, lip stick, shampoo, styling gels, etc. is to enhance the beauty that is already there. What if these products were robbing you of health? Could they still be considered ‘beauty products’? What if you knew that these enhancements could injure your health or the health of your unborn children? Continue reading
Grow Your Health
As you consider what to grow in your garden, consider the following fruits and vegetables to support your cardiovascular system. Continue reading
This article is not
intended to tell you what vitamins to specifically buy, but rather how to make an informed decision. You are making a financial choice in your vitamin purchase; choosing the highest quality vitamin makes your purchase worthwhile.
While good supplements are available at vitamin stores, it can be overwhelming even for the most knowledgeable consumer to know what to choose. The supplements available at Idaho Naturopathic Medicine are professional grade, hypoallergenic, and easily absorbed. Continue reading
is a tool designed to help you learn how to create relaxed breathing and reduce the stress-affect on the body. Look at most sleeping babies and you’ll see natural belly breathing. Somewhere along our lives, most of us lose that ability. Continue reading
Cardiovascular disease is the number one cause of death in the USA, closely followed by cancer. The national center for disease control (CDC) estimates over 27 million Americans suffer from undiagnosed heart disease. Over 600,000 people die each year from heart disease. Continue reading