As part of every work up with a patient, I order testing for vitamin and mineral levels. After reviewing the tests, my patients are often shocked. They often ask-" Why doesn't my doctor order vitamin and mineral levels on me?" I wish I had an answer to that question as I consider … [Read more...] about Three Tests Your Doctor Should Be Ordering But Isn’t
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Let's get something straight: Exercising can be REALLY embarrassing, especially in the beginning. It can also be confusing, draining, frustrating, and downright painful at times. No wonder most people don't like to exercise! In fact, I have found there are two main factors most likely holding … [Read more...] about Exercising Injury Free: Why We Get Hurt and How to Avoid It
There is a lot of confusion over what types of cookware to use. Does aluminum cause Alzheimer's? Is teflon bad for you? Is there any non stick pan that is safe? Because of this, we have created a definitive guide to safe cookware. Let's get started! How to Choose Cookware? When … [Read more...] about Are your Pots and Pans Toxic? Our Guide to Healthy Cookware
Why am I sniffling and sneezing in the fall? It must be a cold. Allergies happen in the spring, right? Actually, fall and winter allergies are really common and often get confused with a viral infection. Yes, fall allergies are a real thing. The biggest culprit behind these symptoms is a … [Read more...] about Is It A Cold — Or Could You Just Have Fall Allergies?
Our own Dr. Heather Moday weighed in on the question, “What Are Adaptogens?” in a recent article for Be Well Philly. Used in Ayurvedic and Chinese medicine for ages, adaptogens are growing in mainstream popularity due to their ability to support and balance the body’s systems. Added to smoothies, … [Read more...] about What Are Adaptogens? Dr. Moday Answers for Be Well Philly.