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5 Amazing Things You Won’t Believe Are Medicine

Many people are skeptical of alternative medicine, myself included, but there are people all over the world who believe there is a cure for the most...

Juan Rivera, M.D.
April 24 2014

What I Wish All Lesbians Knew About Health Care

In speaking with many lesbian and bisexual women in my 22 years as an ob-gyn, I've learned that some have felt apprehensive about getting health care...

10 Things I Wish Everyone Knew About Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)

Let’s explore some facts about RA that most people don’t know.

Tami Brown
December 2 2013

Stop Fearing Fat! Just Be Smarter With Your Choices

Over the past 50 years there's been an endless barrage of misinformation and propaganda against eating fat. Although old belief systems die hard, we...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
November 7 2013

The 6 Tests For Gluten Intolerance Your Doctor Isn't Running

Thanks to the hybridization of wheat and a grain-centric culture, gluten can be a monster to your health.

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
October 28 2013

Fibromyalgia: 5 Underlying Causes

Fibromyalgia affects millions of people, with little to no help provided by mainstream medicine. This debilitating condition is known for symptoms...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
October 22 2013

Why I Get A Flu Shot & Why I Recommend It To My Patients

It’s the time of year when it seems like everyone’s recommending that you get a flu shot. There’s a lot of misinformation out there, and it can be...

Dr. Barbara Casper
October 18 2013

​What I Wish Everyone Knew About Endometriosis

It can take years and multiple failed treatments before a woman finally receives the care she needs to relieve her pain.

Libby Hopton, M.A.
October 16 2013

Want To Live Longer? Eat More Fruits & Veggies!

The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition, known as EPIC, is a huge ongoing study involving ten countries. Very recently they...

Ani Richardson
October 10 2013

What I Wish Everyone Knew About Parkinson's Disease

Knowledge is empowering, especially as it relates to putting out the fire.

David Perlmutter, M.D.
September 20 2013

Why Going Gluten Free Can Be Unhealthy

Gluten free has gone mainstream. The multibillion dollar gluten-free food industry has exploded over the last few years, to the point that you now can...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
September 16 2013

5 Reasons Thyroid Medications Aren't Working For You

Millions of Americans struggle with low thyroid symptoms and are told at their doctor's office to take medication and return in three months. Welcome...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
September 5 2013

7 Ways To Cope With Chronic Illness

I was diagnosed with a chronic illness over a year ago, and my life was turned upside down

Amy Phillips
August 30 2013

How Yoga Is Helping Me Cope With Candida

When I finally reached my "rock bottom" it was time for a mind-body overhaul.

Sarah Reiter
August 30 2013

Why I Chose To Give Up Tampons

I think of myself as the average girl who was wildly interested in the impending changes of my body. I couldn’t wait to become a woman, and I spent...

Falan Storm
August 20 2013

6 Natural Ways To Treat Periodontal Disease

Periodontal disease or periodontitis is an inflammatory condition of the gums and support structures in the mouth. It causes bad breath and bleeding...

Michael T. Murray, N.D.
August 1 2013

Why You Should Practice Preventative Wellness Today

When I was diagnosed with a neurological disease that has no known cause, cure or truly viable treatment, it was a blessing in disguise.

Maria Mooney, MSW, LSW
July 22 2013

Foods To Avoid If You Have Hypothyroidism (Infographic)

Hypothyroidism is a condition in which your thyroid is not making enough thyroid hormone, specifically triiodothyronine (T3) and thyroxine (T4).

Drew Canole
July 9 2013

What Everyone Should Know About Inflammation: A Cardiologist Explains

Regular readers of MindBodyGreen are aware that a process in our bodies called inflammation is involved in many aspects of human health and disease....

Joel Kahn, M.D.
July 8 2013

The Leading Cause Of Hypothyroidism & The 8 Tests Your Doctor Hasn't Run

In my last article, I showed six different patterns of hypothyroidism that don't show up on standard labs, and aren't sustainably helped by thyroid...