Imagine a time when people died or suffered from incurable acute infections. Imagine a time before antibiotics — when women died of simple childbirth fever, when a bad chest infection could lead to death, when a strep throat caused heart failure, when limbs were amputated because of an infected wound. Those commonplace occurrences seem unimaginable […]
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I am going to share something very raw and personal with you. It’s something I don’t often do in my blogs, but we are all one human community and in sharing this I hope it….
The way most doctors practice medicine right now isn’t working. Medical students are trained to see the body as a collection of isolated parts instead of one whole system. The ensuing move toward medical specialization—organizing medicine by organs and diseases, by location and symptoms—is flawed and, as a result, modern medicine is at a breaking […]
Functional medicine has finally started to move into the main stream! Recently, on The Dr. Oz Show, myself and four of my colleagues joined with Dr. Oz to talk about what functional medicine is, why it’s a critically important development in medical science, and how it promises to revolutionize medicine. It was an exciting show […]
AS I WELCOME IN THE NEW YEAR at home with my family, I thought I’d take a moment to send everyone my heartfelt thanks for your support and enthusiasm for my work and that of my colleagues at The UltraWellness Center. While there are many blessings to count, I know that there are many who […]
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