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Parents Need TLC Too!…Self-Care Tips for Busy Parents
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Parents Need TLC Too!…Self-Care Tips for Busy Parents

In celebration of July’s National Parent’s Day, I’d like to send out some gratitude for my parents but I’d like to also send out some ‘take care of yourselves’ tips for all the hardworking loving parents out there…you deserve it! I know that when you’re a parent, your priorities and […]

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 […]

Dreary Weather Getting in the Way of Your Summer Body? It Doesn’t Have to…
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Dreary Weather Getting in the Way of Your Summer Body? It Doesn’t Have to…

With Spring right around the corner but we’re still drowning in rain, snow, or any variation of the two, how do we keep our spirits up and our mind firmly set towards attaining our Spring/Summer body? The key is to focus on what we can do indoors for both our […]