The Importance Of Achieving Youthful Blood Test Readings

When physicians review a patient™s blood test results, their primary concern is any result that falls outside the normal laboratory reference range. The problem is that standard reference ranges usually represent œaverage populations rather than the optimal level required to maintain good health. It now appears that most standard reference ranges are too broad to … Continue reading The Importance Of Achieving Youthful Blood Test Readings

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5 Good Reasons You Should Avoid Fluoridated Water

Source: 5 Good Reasons You Should Avoid Fluoridated Water by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Fluoride was originally added to water supplies back around the time of the end of World War II, but this well-intended practice to improve dental health is still around today, and more and more people are recognizing the possible … Continue reading 5 Good Reasons You Should Avoid Fluoridated Water

Symptoms of Iodine Overdose

Source: Symptoms of Iodine Overdose by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  The human body needs iodine to maintain normal development and proper metabolic balance. There are many forms of iodine. All of the types that are safe to consume for humans are of a type called iodide, which includes potassium iodide, sodium iodide (the form added to salt), … Continue reading Symptoms of Iodine Overdose

What Is Colloidal Iodine?

Source: What Is Colloidal Iodine? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Colloidal is a unique and special formulation of iodine. Created in the 1920s, colloidal iodine offers a more bioavailable form of iodine than typical compounds of sodium iodide or potassium iodide. If you’re interested in the history of it, the creation and application … Continue reading What Is Colloidal Iodine?

Iodine and Hyperthyroidism

Source: Iodine and Hyperthyroidism by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Your thyroid gland produces the hormones that control and regulate your metabolism. Iodine is the fuel it runs on. Too little iodine and you may experience hypothyroidism, a condition in which the thyroid does not produce enough hormones. Conversely, hyperthyroidism occurs when the thyroid produces too … Continue reading Iodine and Hyperthyroidism

What Is Perchlorate? 7 Shocking Facts

With similarities to toxins like bromine, fluorine, and radioactive iodine, perchlorate has gained a lot of attention in recent years. It’s a chemical commonly used in rocket fuel, explosives, fireworks, batteries, bleaches, fertilizers, and airbags; and that barely scratches the surface. Perchlorate has completely proliferated the environment and the health consequences are disastrous. The following … Continue reading What Is Perchlorate? 7 Shocking Facts

How to Perform the Iodine Patch Test

Source: How to Perform the Iodine Patch Test by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Iodine is one of the building blocks the thyroid uses to produce the hormones necessary for proper metabolic function. As you might guess, without enough iodine, you can experience a number of problems, such as hypothyroidism. One of the most popular ways to … Continue reading How to Perform the Iodine Patch Test

Iodine and Radiation – How it Works

Source: Iodine and Radiation – How it Works by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  Iodine is often used to protect the thyroid from the effects of radiation[1] – as we were clearly reminded during the nuclear disaster at Fukushima in 2011. While iodine protects against radiation poisoning of the thyroid, its radioactive state has also proven a useful emergency medical … Continue reading Iodine and Radiation – How it Works

4 Natural Approaches to PCOS

Source: 4 Natural Approaches to PCOS by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM  I’ve been talking a lot about Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, and I even discussed 7 signs of PCOS in a recent post. Many of you are probably wondering if there are ways to approach PCOS using natural methods. While there are more natural approaches to … Continue reading 4 Natural Approaches to PCOS

What Is Adrenal Fatigue? – Causes and Symptoms

Life moves fast and a lack of energy is a complaint for many. Fatigue or tiredness has become an increasingly common symptom, and there is a theory floating around that has taken on this issue. Adrenal Fatigue was a term coined by James M. Wilson, and it proposes that chronic mental, physical, or emotional stress … Continue reading What Is Adrenal Fatigue? – Causes and Symptoms