Hormonal Weight Gain – Why You Need Bioidentical Hormones

This is the story of my patient Patty. When she first came to see me she was 53 and had gained 20 lbs over the previous two years without eating any more or exercising any less. Besides the weight gain, she was also suffering from other significant menopausal symptoms, including hot flashes 2-3 times per day and one time at night (low Estriol), vaginal dryness (low Estriol), which made intercourse painful and she had absolutely no sex drive (low Testosterone).
Patty had started putting on weight several months before she stopped having periods. She was anxious and felt a sense of tension in her tummy most of the time. She was apathetic and depressed and felt a total lack of joy. She hardly recognized herself anymore and felt nearly hopeless.

ADHD Natural Alternatives

WARNING: Read the Patient Stories before giving ADHD drugs to your child Children taking ADHD stimulant drugs such as Ritalin, Adderall and Concerta are five times more likely to suffer sudden, unexplained death than children who are not taking such drugs according to a new study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry and funded by […]

Stress Hormone Testing

A non-invasive urine sample can be used to evaluate your key neurohormones including the calming neurohormones Serotonin and GABA as well as the excitatory neurohormones Epinephrine, Norepinephrine and Dopamine. These five key neurohormones maintain the body’s balance of mood and focus. Chronic stress can deplete Serotonin and GABA, the calming neurohormones and raise your excitatory neurohormones leading to anxiety, high blood pressure, ulcers, depression and more.

ADHD: The Causes, Cures, Tests and Treatments

Over the course of twenty-two years of medical practice, I have seen enough children with ADHD to know that the treatment with amphetamines and other psychoactive drugs is not the answer. Fourteen years ago I formulated an herbal ADHD formula known as Acuity™. It is the most effective natural product on the market for the symptoms of ADHD.