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Shocking Health Truths Most People Don’t Know About
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Shocking Health Truths Most People Don’t Know About

Eight Surprising Health Truths You’ve Never Heard Before In today’s health-conscious culture, knowledge and truth are powerful agents for healing and continued wellness. Here are eight surprising health truths that will empower you on your journey to lasting health. We’ve all heard the idiom, If you don’t have your health, […]

Preventing Migraines Makes My Head Hurt!…Can I Get Some Help???
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Preventing Migraines Makes My Head Hurt!…Can I Get Some Help???

June is national migraine awareness month and as such, I’d like to talk about what you can do to lessen its impact in your life if you are a migraine sufferer. I have a lot of patients in my integrative medicine clinic in San Jose, CA who have migraines. And…I […]

Are There Foods That Help My Gut Be Healthier?
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Are There Foods That Help My Gut Be Healthier?

Nowadays we hear a lot about a healthy gut or healthy microbiome, so what does that even mean? Our gastrointestinal tract (aka “gut”) has flora that lives in there; some are healthy bugs and some are more insidious and can overgrow and negatively impact our health. There has been more […]

Are Multivitamins Necessary for Everyone?…
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Are Multivitamins Necessary for Everyone?…

Should I take a multivitamin? That is a question I frequently hear in my integrative medicine clinic in San Jose, CA. It seems that the supplement industry has done a great job in instilling in our minds that everyone should be on a multivitamin but in reality, if you eat […]

Traveling With Prescriptions
Health & Wellness / Travel

Traveling With Prescriptions

Did you realize some popular prescription and over-the-counter drugs are illegal in some countries? Things like pain relief, better sleep, allergies and even the common cold medicines. The United Arab Emirates and Japan, for example, are among the most restrictive nations. However, other countries ban or restrict importing narcotics, sedatives, […]