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  • Posted By:

    Sheila Beades

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    Immune Support

The Dangers of Stress Stress acts as a relevant and integral piece of our daily lives. Defined as a stimulus that precipitates a physiological reaction in the brain, stress functions to activate a response in the body that has historically served as a survival mechanism for the human population. Stress can be caused by daily responsibilities and routines, or more traumatic events such as development of an illness or hospitalization. Sustained le...
  • Posted By:

    Kelly Parcell

  • Category:

    Naturopathic Medicine

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    COVID-19

(Updated 6/25/2021) We have revised the current visitor policy to allow patients to have one visitor with them during a visit with their provider. Our providers are seeing patients in person on a limited schedule. Please check with our receptionist to verify if your appointment is telemedicine or in person. When entering the clinic we will continue to document symptoms and ask COVID-19 testing related questions. Mask requirements remain uncha...
  • Posted By:

    Kirsten West

  • Category:

    Integrative Cancer Support

Oftentimes, when we think of cancer, we think of a primary tumor. In fact, this is what so much of our diagnostic screening sets out to find: an abnormal mass occupying space. But an important question to ask is; can cancer metastases occur without a primary tumor? Surprisingly, the answer is yes. Cancer Diagnosis and Tumors Tumors are aberrant growths of tissue and are either benign or malignant. We term them malignant when this mass is invasi...
  • Posted By:

    Denise Clark

  • Category:

    Clinical Nutrition

Eosinphilic esophagitis (EoE) has historically been known as a rare allergic condition. However, it is becoming increasingly more common and can occur at any age, from infants to adults. It can manifest with mild symptoms such as occasional difficulty swallowing, throat pain, vomiting, and more serious incidents of food impaction in the esophagus. In this post we'll discuss the symptoms of EoE, how it's diagnosed, and the effectiveness of differe...
  • Posted By:

    Denise Clark

  • Category:

    Gastroenterological Health

When it comes to matters of the gut, it can be tough to pinpoint your symptoms and understand what they might be telling you. Two conditions of the intestines that are similar in nature are Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), and Small Intestinal Bacteria Overgrowth (SIBO). In this post we’ll highlight the differences between them so you can start to determine which one ails you, or, if it’s actually both. Identifying Irritable Bowel Syndrome I...