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What is the “Point” of Acupuncture Over three million Americans currently receive acupuncture each year, with the number increasing annually. Acupuncture is not a new flash in the pan treatment with its own infomercial. In fact, it is a practice of medicine that that has been evolving for many thousands of years. Traditional Chinese medicine
Colon hydrotherapy is a method for cleansing the body of the potentially harmful substances which the colon cannot normally remove on its own. Much like the pipes in your house or the arteries in your body, when the speed of the fluid decreases, the viscosity increases and the improper impurities are present, the passageways then
The renowned author of a series of wildly successful nutrition books, including the New York Times bestseller Eat Right For Your Type, Dr. D’Adamo was beginning to see the limitations of the traditional static book format when it came to developing his brand of highly personalized diets. Now, books are OK when it comes to
Our body naturally rids itself of toxins in several ways; through our kidneys, bowels, and through our skin when we sweat. Working up a sweat can be done through vigorous exercise or through Bikram-style yoga, but it can also be done in a less taxing way – with a treatment in an infrared sauna. At
Robert Brody, ND Indican testing can be a useful tool for monitoring degeneration or improvement in digestive efficiency of your system in dealing with protein. Indican is formed by an abnormal metabolism of tryptophan. Indican is a by-product of putrefaction (protein degradation), usually in the intestine, but possibly in other locations as well. Putrefaction is
Dr. Robert Brody As Dr. D’Adamo famously said, “If you want to build a bridge over a canyon, you can’t simply toss bricks into it and expect something to happen. First, you need to come up with a blueprint and lay a foundation.” At the COE, we are building a rock-solid foundation for our patients
Nobel prize winner and microbiologist Elie Metchnikoff once said, “Death begins in the colon.” Hippocrates, the father of medicine, wrote, “First Cleanse The Bowels.” Why is this most neglected organ so important? Detoxification has long been a hallmark of naturopathic philosophy. It is our professional opinion that colon hydrotherapy is one of the most valuable
Meghan Gonick, ND, LAc Have you ever considered an acupuncture treatment? Acupuncture is a safe, individualized treatment that has many beneficial effects for the patient, as an added bonus, the effects of acupuncture treatments can be felt immediately. At the COE we offer a full range of acupuncture treatments that compliment your current care. Intrigued?
Susan Yarett Spring is around the corner and that means seasonal allergies are around the corner too! Allergies arise from the body’s natural reaction to pollen released from particular trees. The trees most commonly to blame for allergies are oak, olive, elm, birch, ash, hickory, poplar, and sycamore. Allergies are triggered by the body’s own