Average Reading Time: 1 minute, 38 seconds Early spring is a time when the animals dig up bitter roots that help scrub the liver and the villi of the intestinal tract. Next come the fluorescent green sprouts, rich in chlorophyll, to color the landscape and fertilize the good microbes that […]
Articles in: Bone, Muscle & Joint Health
In this section, learn more about the cutting edge research surrounding bone density health strategies. Also learn the mechanics of musculoskeletal issues such as pain, strains, sprains and decreased flexibility in joints. Learn how to support healthy blood flow to the bone, muscles and joints, which is required for natural healing and repair.
Average Reading Time: 6 minutes Understanding the lymphatic system provides insights into the body’s profound ability to care for itself. In Ayurveda it is the first system we treat, but in the west, it is simply not addressed until a frightening diagnosis is made. Perhaps the most forgotten, under-studied and […]
Every winter I find myself treating an inordinate number of patients for protein deficiency. Most of them are quite health-aware and have made conscious decisions as to what they include – and don’t include – in their diets. But somehow, despite their best intentions, they find themselves with this very […]
Boswellia serrata – also known as Indian Frankincense – has been used in Ayurveda to support healthy joint function for thousands of years. Traditionally, it was understood to support healthy blood flow to the joints while breaking up scar tissue surrounding the joints. In a recent study, boswellia was found […]
While pumpkins seeds have become type-cast as the seed for prostate health, exciting new research has been linking pumpkin seeds to health benefits for the heart, bones, bladder, joints, and mood (1). Support Bladder Function and Urinary Flow In one study, 53 men ages 50-80 took pumpkin seed extract for […]