Could it be lyme? 4 reasons Lyme is difficult to diagnose.. and how to see if you may be dealing with it.

You’ve probably heard that Lyme disease is a problem… and it’s getting worse.  And of course,  nothing is simple about this disease.  Here are 4 reasons why getting a diagnosis and beginning effective treatment can be so tricky. To start, the lab tests that are used have a high rate of false negatives (meaning they can […]

3 reasons reasons for your IBS you may not have heard of.

  What is IBS? IBS, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome, is a condition characterized by regular abdominal pain, bloating, nausea and constipation and/ or diarrhea.  In most cases other common causes have been ruled out.  Many people suffer from IBS and although medications can help relieve symptoms sometimes they provide inadequate resolution. Here are three causes […]

Is your antacid causing dementia?

There is a growing body of evidence that a particular type of antacid – called proton pump inhibiters (PPIs) – may cause, or at least contribute to, several common health conditions including dementia. A recent study published in Scientific American stated, “the association is plausible and warrants further investigation given the debilitating nature of dementia […]

Dehydration in your little one

Signs of Dehydration in Infants & Children Be alert for the following warning signs of dehydration, and notify the doctor immediately if any of them develop. Mild to Moderate Dehydration: Plays less than usual Urinates less frequently (for infants, fewer than six wet diapers per day) Parched, dry mouth Fewer tears when crying Sunken soft […]

MTHFR and pregnancy – 3 things you need to know.

At our medical clinic, we love babies!   In our growing practice we have many mommas who are anticipating bringing another blessing into the world.  Many of them are aware of the issues surrounding MTHFR or may even know their own status.  Since they all want to give their sweet kiddos the very best start […]