Peripheral Neuralgia

A commonly overlooked cause of extremity pain results from injury to small nerves subsequent to solvent exposure.  Commonly encountered chemicals can cause pathology to develop over the course of months to years.  The nature of [...]

Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement (HRT): Cancer, Menopause, and Other Medical Risks

The controversy over hormone replacement risks has been going on for over 3 decades, now. What is uncontroversial, however, are the   seemingly contradictory opinions that arise over the same scientific data.  One month, is good [...]

Diabetes and Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease- Nutraceutical Intervention Update

Alpha Lipoic Acid:  The incidence of type 2 diabetes mellitus (DM) in the U.S. is already high, and the rate is climbing rapidly. Medical complications seen in  DM patients include coronary heart disease, peripheral vascular [...]

Omega Fatty Acids: The Missing Dietary Link?

Environmental, cultural and practical changes in the industrialized world have resulted in alterations in dietary habits that have had interesting, if not life-threatening implications.  The human physiology has remained relatively unchanged for tens of thousands [...]

A Physician’s Primer to Liver “Detoxification:” Cleaning Out the System

Introduction: The body expends a tremendous effort to maintain and grow. Chemical protection from the environment is represents the body’s greatest expenditure of energy & resources. While the skin may be the largest organ [...]

Blended Medical Approach to Anti-Aging

Introduction: Aging is a natural consequence of successful life survivorship.  Suffering the ravages of age may be an avoidable consequence of this success.  Health is maintained and youth is prolonged when attention is paid [...]

Vitamin D-3 (Cholecalciferol)

Cholecalciferol, or Vitamin D3 is a fat soluble, steroidal hormone, that is sometimes  mis-represented as a ‘vitamin, or enzyme co-factor.’  The precursors to Vitamin that is found in food, and production of Vitamin D3 from [...]