Source: Low oxalate Diet by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Ask anyone who has had a kidney stone, and they'll tell you that it's one of the most unpleasant experiences they have ever had! Different types of kidney stones exist, but the most common is a calcium oxalate stone. In some people, calcium oxalate accumulates … Continue reading Low oxalate Diet
Source: Kidney Cleanse Diet: A Step-by-Step Guide by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Your kidneys are among the most important organs in your body. They work hard every day detoxifying the blood and sending waste toxins out through the urinary system. Kidneys also balance electrolytes, regulate minerals, like calcium, and help maintain a healthy blood pressure. … Continue reading Kidney Cleanse Diet: A Step-by-Step Guide
Western medicine do not understand the kidneys like Chinese doctors do. Western doctors known that the kidneys are responsible for fluid balance, waste elimination, regulation of blood pH and mineral balance. They also play an important role in red blood cell production, blood pressure regulation and converting vitamin D to its active form, calcitriol. Our … Continue reading Natural Treatments Reverse Kidney Disease
Source: The Benefits of Inversion Tables by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM You’ve probably seen the ads and infomercials extolling the benefits of using an inversion table. Inversion therapy is said to relieve back pain, let your joints decompress, allow more nutrients to reach your discs, and boost circulation. I own an inversion table … Continue reading The Benefits of Inversion Tables
Source: What Is Restharrow Root? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Nature possesses an intelligence that provides for the therapeutic needs of its inhabitants. A fantastic example of this relationship is man’s use of therapeutic herbs. Many herbs are gaining prominence in today’s natural health movement. And, for many, historical use has aligned with modern … Continue reading What Is Restharrow Root?
Source: The History of Gravel Root by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Gravel root is a powerful therapeutic plant that’s popular in traditional medicine. Generally a mauve- or white-colored flowering perennial, gravel root can primarily be found along the East Coast of North America and Canada. Gravel root can sometimes be found as far south as … Continue reading The History of Gravel Root
Source: Kidney Stones and Pregnancy: What Every Woman Should Know by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Kidney stones affect both the mother and the unborn baby, negatively impacting health, development, and delivery. Now, being pregnant doesn’t necessarily increase the chances you’re going to develop kidney stones, but it is important to note that being pregnant … Continue reading Kidney Stones and Pregnancy: What Every Woman Should Know
Source: Evidence Mounts on Roundup’s Link to Liver and Kidney Damage by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM One of the world’s most popular herbicide–Roundup–is making its way back into the headlines in regards to its health and environmental effects. Monsanto, the producer of Roundup (glyphosate), claims this herbicide is safe; however, study after study … Continue reading Evidence Mounts on Roundup’s Link to Liver and Kidney Damage
Source: 3 Anti-Aging Benefits of Astragalus Root by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Traditional Chinese approaches to health often use astragalus as an adaptogen to support the body’s ability to adjust to varying environmental and biological changes. For centuries, the dried roots of this plant have been used as an approach to the cold and flu, … Continue reading 3 Anti-Aging Benefits of Astragalus Root
Source: Does Lemon Juice Dissolve Kidney Stones? by Dr. Edward Group DC, NP, DACBN, DCBCN, DABFM Lemon juice is a popular ingredient used in fresh lemonade, facial tonics, and natural household cleaning recipes. Folk medicine says this vitamin C-rich juice may even dissolve kidney stones, yet science remains inconclusive on these claims. But, science does agree that lemon juice … Continue reading Does Lemon Juice Dissolve Kidney Stones?