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Autoimmune Disease: A Spectrum of Health

Autoimmune diseases are growing in number throughout the United States and the world. The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences estimates that over 23 million people in the United States have autoimmune diseases and more alarming is that autoimmune diseases are a leading cause of death among young and middle-aged women. More than 80 autoimmune […]

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Ancient Treatments : Modern Beauty

Ear Crystals: Medical Tools that Look Like Jewelry Chinese medicine, just like Western medicine, is a broad field. Working in private practice, I see a multitude of patients with various issues and constitutions and engage with them on a few levels: as a doctor recommending lab tests and supplements, as an herbalist finding the right […]

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The Self-Care Debate

A Piece of Chocolate Cake with a Side of Privilege? In my little social media world, there’s been a flurry of articles and discussion about self-care. This article was shared by three different friends in the same hour, so I figured I’d better read it! The gist of it is that self-care isn’t meant to […]

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It’s all about the balance

On the occasion of the Autumn Equinox, I’d like to share a bit of overflow with you from the Autumn Reset. We are two weeks into our three week program and this is a really fun time of the Reset. People have settled in and are generally feeling great! These are some comments we’ve had […]

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