Joints & Bones

Joint pain and bone strength are common issues people struggle with as they age. Whether it’s from old sports injuries, vitamin deficiencies or any other medical condition; there are a lot of things you can do to help yourself stay active and healthy. The articles below are great sources of information about the health of your joints and bones.

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Cure Acidosis and Inflammation, Root Causes of Disease

During the twenty-plus years I’ve been a practicing physician, I’ve seen quite a few patients who were frustrated with their doctors’ failure to help make them well. Tired of misdiagnoses and ineffective treatments, they come to me with a wide | Read More…

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Lupus — My Recommended Treatment

It starts with a butterfly-shaped rash on the face. Then comes the fatigue, joint pain, fever, weight loss, headaches, swelling, and sensitivity to light. The diagnosis: systemic lupus erythematosus, better known as lupus. This autoimmune disease tricks the body into | Read More…

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5 Natural Gout Treatments

Have you ever had a condition that was so painful, you woke up in the middle of the night in agony? If so, then you know what Anthony was experiencing. A long-time patient, Anthony was not big on following my | Read More…

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Peripheral Artery Disease Treatment

Sometimes I wonder how mainstream medicine has gotten so far off track. These days, the hospitals and big medical practices are more concerned about making money than in keeping people healthy. Here’s the situation – as many as 80 million | Read More…

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Curcumin Fixes Joint Pain and Inflammation

Joint replacement is big business in this country – and I do mean big! Nearly one million joint replacement operations are performed in the U.S. every year. The average cost of replacing a knee joint is around $35,000, with hip | Read More…

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Curcumin Fights Disease-Causing Inflammation

More than one million Americans have a heart attack each year; more than half of heart attacks result in death. Another half-million Americans die from cancer every year. Arthritis causes millions of people to live with agonizing pain and discomfort | Read More…

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Menopause: Signs, Symptoms, Solutions

What comes to mind when you hear the word “menopause”? If you immediately think of hot flashes, sleepless nights, emotional upheavals, and other miseries, it’s time to set the record straight. Once again, conventional medicine and Big Pharma have taken | Read More…

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Omega 3s: Essential Fats You’re Missing

When Sonia first came to my office two years ago, she clearly needed help. Her symptoms were the all-too-familiar assortment of problems, ranging from aching joints and low-grade depression to memory issues and a stubborn 20 pounds that just would | Read More…

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Curcumin: Can it Really Prevent Cancer?

Centuries ago, Hippocrates, the father of medicine, observed that we should “Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.” Today, those words are truer than ever, especially when it comes to curcumin, an extract derived from the spice | Read More…

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Natural Rheumatoid Arthritis Relief: My Patient’s Story

Michael came to my clinic about two years ago, suffering from rheumatoid arthritis (RA). He was only in his 50s, and a very talented musician, but he was unable to work more than an hour or two a day. The | Read More…