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 [...]

Nutritional Intervention in the Middle-Aged Male Patient

While it is both natural and desirable to grow older, it is neither natural nor desirable to feel or perform ‘older.’ Only a few short years ago, discussions of erectile difficulties were unlikely topics for [...]

Weight Gain and Unsuspected Gluten Sensitivity, Sub-Clinical Gluten Enteropathy

The ‘Classical Presentation’ is the Exception, not the Rule Introduction: Obesity is now endemic. More than a national disgrace, the fattening of America may well be one of our greatest threats to our national security. [...]

Maintaining Cardiovascular Health Through Supplementation

Effective Cardiovascular Treatment Using Non-Prescription Medicines: An Introduction to a Few, Basic Examples For decades, the general public has been interested in the prevention and treatment of cardiac disease. To the public, however, the medical community [...]

Treatment of Osteoporosis with Oral Strontium Citrate (Part 1)

Introduction: Osteoporosis is a complex medical condition that results in thinning and weakening of bone. Osteoporosis may be defined empirically as the decrease in bone mass density, relative to normal values, at a particular [...]