18 Articles by Amy Myers, M.D.

Amy Myers, M.D.

The One Thing To Do Every Day To Avoid Candida Overgrowth: A Doctor Explains

As a functional medicine doctor, I often see my patients' stress contribute to candida, or an overgrowth of yeast in the gut. Here's how to avoid it.

Amy Myers, M.D.
March 4 2016

Anxious? Moody? Depressed? Why You Might Have Candida

Those who struggle with mood imbalances assume that treating their body will have no effect on their mental health.

Amy Myers, M.D.
June 18 2014

10 Signs You May Have A Parasite

Parasites can cause a myriad of symptoms, only a few of which are actually digestive in nature.

Amy Myers, M.D.
October 17 2013

10 Signs You Have Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO)

Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth occurs when the bacteria in our gut get out of balance and overgrow. How do we get too much of some bacteria...

Amy Myers, M.D.
September 26 2013

10 Foods To Fight Candida

Do you suffer from mood swings, seasonal allergies, digestive issues, or frequent yeast infections?

Amy Myers, M.D.
September 19 2013

3 Steps To Recover After Getting Glutened

Ridding yourself of this toxin, reducing inflammation and healing your gut from the damage are essential to recovering as quickly as possible.

Amy Myers, M.D.
August 8 2013

10 Causes Of Fibromyalgia Your Doctor Doesn't Know About

Conventional medicine has yet to uncover the cause of fibromyalgia and only offers management of symptoms.

Amy Myers, M.D.
June 27 2013

How Gluten Wreaks Havoc On Your Gut

You’ve probably heard the terms gluten intolerance or gluten sensitivity and celiac disease tossed around a few dozen times...

Amy Myers, M.D.
May 30 2013

Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie Recipe

This smoothie will help to squelch inflammation and heal your leaky gut.

Amy Myers, M.D.
May 23 2013

10 Signs You May Have An Autoimmune Disease

Autoimmune conditions affect over 50 million Americans, a large percentage of whom are women. In fact, I myself had an autoimmune disease called...

Amy Myers, M.D.
April 18 2013

10 Essential Nutrients For Heart Health

Did you know that the average adult heart beats 72 times a minute, 100,000 times a day, 3,600,000 times a year, and 2.5 billion times during a...

Amy Myers, M.D.
February 15 2013

10 Signs You Have A Thyroid Problem And 10 Solutions For It

The thyroid, a butterfly-shaped gland in the center of your neck, is the master gland of metabolism.

Amy Myers, M.D.
January 31 2013

How to Heal Your Gut and Heal Yourself

A properly functioning digestive system is critical to good health.

Amy Myers, M.D.
October 1 2012