Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common joint disorder in the United States, affecting over 32.5 million U.S. adults. It’s the most common musculoskeletal condition seen in any medical practice. The majority of patients are aged 60 or older. Painful knee arthritis, for example, occurs in 10% of men and 13% of women over age 60.1 How can a plan to…
When DNA is tested, we have an opportunity to go “under the hood” of our health. Instead of focusing on specific lab test results — such as total cholesterol level or blood sugar level — we can get a more holistic look at where we have health strengths and weaknesses. Understanding the “why,” can help you and your doctor make…
The practice of fasting dates back to the earliest humans. At a time when food sources were scarce and irregular, eating cycled between periods of hunger and feast. This cycle encouraged—and ultimately, evolved—the body’s ability to survive during periods of food scarcity. Read full article here How Does Fasting Work?
The small intestine is a harsh environment for bacteria. Some do thrive there, but the bulk of the gut bacteria are found in the colon. Read full article here. Small Intestine Bacterial Overgrowth
While it is difficult to predict what physical effects a person will experience when transitioning off keto, here are some common effects to watch for — and how you can best support your body and immune system during this time. Read full article here