10 Things Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Your Blood Test

Learn more about your blood test results — and your health — by discussing your blood work with your doctor. A typical routine blood test is the complete blood count, also called CBC, to count your red and white blood cells as well as measure your hemoglobin levels and other blood components. This test can uncover … Continue reading 10 Things Your Doctor Won’t Tell You About Your Blood Test

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Young, fat and facing liver disease: As obesity rates climb, fatty livers are emerging as a serious threat to children’s health.

It's often said, these days, that we're a nation of fatties. And, not coincidentally, we're also a nation of fatty livers. Increasingly, millions of those livers belong to children - though most of them don't know it, and neither do their parents and doctors. Usually, no symptoms show up until damage has been done, damage … Continue reading Young, fat and facing liver disease: As obesity rates climb, fatty livers are emerging as a serious threat to children’s health.

Diagnosing of erectile dysfunction

Determining the cause of erection problems is often the key to reversing them. Since both physical and psychological factors are often involved, it can be complicated to make an exact diagnosis. As part of the initial evaluation, your doctor may do the following: History taking. He may ask about your sex life, diseases you've had … Continue reading Diagnosing of erectile dysfunction

Blood & Liver Cleansing

What Does Your Blood Test Mean? Cleansing the liver of gallstones dramatically improves digestion, which is the basis of your whole health. You can expect your allergies to disappear, too, more with each cleanse you do! Incredibly, it also eliminates shoulder, upper arm, and upper back pain. You have more energy and an increased sense … Continue reading Blood & Liver Cleansing

What is Gerson Therapy?

"There is no cancer in normal metabolism," wrote Max Gerson, M.D. ( 1881-1959). A pioneer of what is today known as nutritional metabolic therapy, the German-born physician, who lived in the United States for twenty-three years, believed that cancer cannot occur unless the functions of the liver, the pancreas, and the immune system as well … Continue reading What is Gerson Therapy?

What Is Bupleurum?

Source: What Is Bupleurum? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Bupleurum chinense is an herb native to East Asia and central Europe; its presence has even spread across the United States. Although the plant has long, thin leaves that resemble dill and small yellow flowers that develop into fruit, the root contains the plant’s … Continue reading What Is Bupleurum?

Astragalus Root: Health, Immune System, & Anti-Aging Benefits

Source: Astragalus Root: Health, Immune System, & Anti-Aging Benefits by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Astragalus root is an herb that’s tremendously important in traditional Chinese medicine. It is known for its many health benefits, especially its potential to slow the aging process. Research has revealed this herb may have the ability to encourage … Continue reading Astragalus Root: Health, Immune System, & Anti-Aging Benefits

Do You Know These 5 Benefits of the Loquat Leaf?

Source: Do You Know These 5 Benefits of the Loquat Leaf? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Loquat, also known as Eriobotrya japonica, is a subtropical tree with a long history of use in traditional and herbal medicine. Although the loquat produces edible fruit that is rich in calcium, iron, vitamin A, and potassium, … Continue reading Do You Know These 5 Benefits of the Loquat Leaf?

Gallbladder Problems: Disease, Symptoms & Natural Remedies

  Source: Gallbladder Problems: Disease, Symptoms & Natural Remedies by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  When it comes to helping with digestion, the liver and gallbladder work closely. While the liver makes the bile necessary to break down fats into fatty acids, the gallbladder (located beneath the liver) stores that bile until it’s needed in the small … Continue reading Gallbladder Problems: Disease, Symptoms & Natural Remedies

Liver Cleanse: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide

Source: Liver Cleanse: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  The liver is the human body’s largest internal organ and one of the most important for survival. Without it, bodily tissues would die from lack of nutrients and oxygen and the digestive process would not be able to take place. One of the … Continue reading Liver Cleanse: A Simple Step-by-Step Guide