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Are Your Adrenals Stressed?

Understanding The Effects of Stress We are wondrously created with fully integrated biological systems.  Let’s try to understand these systems.  That’s what functional medicine is all about.  There are many feedback mechanisms that control our endocrine system. Sitting on top of our kidneys are 2 small glands, the adrenal glands that control our responses to …

What is ADHD

I recently discovered that this is one of the main searches in google for 2019.  There certainly is a lot of confusion about this constellation of symptoms that have been named ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder).  In my earlier years in pediatric practice, the name used for people who couldn’t concentrate or pay attention was …

Important COVID-19 Recommendations

Institute of Functional Medicine (IFM) Recommendations The IFM has recommended a variety of natural supplements that may have an impact on the immune response to CORVID 19 infection.  These are well-researched recommendations, and I feel comfortable in making this list available to you. If you or family members are sick with early symptoms of this …

Common Sense Approach to the Coronavirus

All of you are aware of the recent outbreak and spread of Coronavirus or COVID-19. It is easy to fall into fear and anxiety because of the rapid news reports. Fear will not serve any of us so we at Healing Unleashed want to reassure you that there are definite steps you can take to …

Why Am I So Tired?

I haven’t exactly done statistics on this in my functional medicine practice, but I suspect that fatigue is probably one of the most common complaints of our new patients.  Sometimes their fatigue is so extreme that it is affecting work and family life.  The fatigue is often both physical and mental.  As a functional medicine …