Benefits of Compounded Hormones

Compounded hormone therapy can provide individualized treatment for patients experiencing symptoms of menopause. In fact, organizations such as the North American Menopause Society, the American Society for Reproductive Medicine, and The Endocrine Society say that almost all healthy women who are recently experiencing menopause can use hormone therapy for hot flashes, vaginal dryness, and other menopausal symptoms […]

Wear a Mask! Ok, But What Kind?

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends every American wear a face mask while in public to protect against spreading coronavirus, a recommendation that was quickly seconded by Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti. The CDC announced that non-medical fabric masks — even scarves or bandanas — could help slow the spread of the infection. State health […]

Tips to Strengthen and Support Your Immune System

As you know, frequent hand washing and covering your mouth when you cough or sneeze are recommended to reduce your chances of getting sick. But what about taking preventative measures to prepare our bodies’ natural defense system to combat viruses? Although there is no sure-fire way to avoid catching a cold or the flu, there are […]

Coronavirus: Be Careful Where You Get Your News

News about a deadly virus that appeared in Wuhan, China in December (now called 2019 novel coronavirus, or 2019-nCoV) is everywhere lately. And as the number of cases rises, it’s understandable if you’re wondering how likely it is that you or a loved one will become ill. And quite likely, you’re also wondering how to […]

Low Dose Naltrexone For Fibromyalgia

When you hear the word naltrexone, your first instinct is most likely to think of this medication as something that is used to treat opioid or alcohol dependence. However, what if we were to tell you that patients suffering from fibromyalgia could use this medication to find relief and treat their pain. As strange as […]

Tips For Planning Your New Year’s Resolutions

It’s a new year which means it’s time to make resolutions.  In fact, 45% of Americans make New Year’s resolutions and the most common resolution is losing weight.  If you are like most people, you will discover that making resolutions is easy.  It’s keeping to them that is the challenge. According to psychologist John Norcross, […]