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Alzheimer’s: Why is the Brain Deteriorating?

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. After considerable research it is interesting to bring you up to speed on documented evidence of things which answer the question. "Why is the human brain deteriorating faster than the rest of the...

An Antibiotic That is Worrisome for Thyroid Patients

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. When it comes to life-threatening infections, antibiotics have been a GodSend, however for minor infections the following antibiotics are troublesome and are known to cause some nasty side effects....

An uncommon often overlooked cause of high blood pressure

A 57-year-old female patient, we will call Patient X, was seen for high blood pressure. Her history included being managed by her internist for one year without any significant reduction in her blood pressure. She was on three blood pressure...

Anal Fissure: Causes, Signs and Effective Treatment

Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., DACBN, MS, CFMP What is an anal fissure? An anal fissure is a tear or crack in the lining of the lower rectum (anal canal) that causes pain during bowel movements. Fissures are sometimes confused with hemorrhoids....

Anxiety- Big Picture Exercise

Barry Joe McDonagh I have a powerful exercise for you today. This exercise is not an easy one but none of the powerful ones are. It is called the Big Picture Exercise and it will give you the motivation to achieve a full...

Are Diabetics Being Cheated?

A recent patient was concerned that despite watching her diet and taking her diabetes medication her hemoglobin A1C (HbA1c) keeps going up. Remember, HbA1c is a lab test that shows the average level of blood sugar (glucose) over the previous 3...

Are You Suffering with Estrogen Dominance? Learn The Facts

Estrogen is not a single hormone. It is a class of hormones and hormone like compounds that have estrogenic properties. There are human estrogens, animal estrogens, synthetic estrogens, phytoestrogens, and xenoestrogens. The three human estrogens...

Autism: A Possible Cause?

Autism has reached epidemic proportions and it appears medical science has yet to find a definitive cause. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1 in 88 children suffer from an autism spectrum disorder (ASD),...

Blueberries show promise in protecting heart

Blueberries could strengthen blood vessels against oxidative stress that may lead to heart disease, says new research. The results of the new study, published in the Journal of Nutritional Biochemistry (Vol 17, pp 109-116), add to the...