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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 …

Living True to Your Purpose

You may not realize that finding and living from your true life purpose is another aspect of wellness, health and vitality.  Whenever we are out of alignment with who we are at the core of our being, there is distress in our life – mind, body and spirit.  And this distress can cause excessive stress …

Snoring and Sleep Apnea…Common Bed Fellows

How many commercials have you heard about various devices to keep you from snoring?  Some of them are quite whimsical.  But, this is really not a “laughing matter.”  Let’s explore some ideas about why we snore, how to correct it, and the problem with undiagnosed sleep apnea. What causes snoring? Snoring is the loud noise …

Preventing and Treating Respiratory Infections…Naturally!

We are well into cold and flu season so here are some helpful hints about how to stay healthy, and if you do “catch a cold” or “get the flu” here are some natural supplements that you may find beneficial.  Many of these can be found at your local health food store. Prevention Vitamin D3 …

What’s Causing All Your Abdominal Bloating?

Have you ever eaten something and within a few hours realized that your stomach is so bloated that you can’t button your pants? It’s not uncommon for my patients to tell me that they wake up with a flat belly and by the end of the day they look six months pregnant. Do you have …

Neural Therapy at Healing Unleashed Health Services

Neural therapy is a specialized process that facilitates the brain to heal itself.  It is a combination of neurostimulation and neurofeedback.   Neurostimulation involves different ways to help the brain function more optimally: Transcranial Alternating Current Stimulation (tACS) Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) Transcranial Random Noise Stimulation (tRNS) Pulsed Electromagnetic Field (pEMF)   Neurofeedback is …

Are there long-term effects on the brain in marijuana users?

Now that more states are beginning to legalize the sale and consumption of marijuana, it is important to assess its safety, especially in our youth. Of course, there is conflicting data on whether the use of this drug has any potentially harmful effects. Some studies using imaging studies suggest regular use of marijuana in adolescence …

Cognitive Decline (Dementia)

There is an epidemic of cognitive issues in our population. It is sad to see so many people at a relatively young age develop signs of dementia. Yes, we may have slight decrease in cognitive ability as we age, but it should not be a major factor if we have established healthy life style choices. …

Brain Injuries

What is amazing is that when someone has a traumatic brain injury and is admitted to an Intensive Care Unit, the one organ that is not directly monitored is the brain.  Our brain is very soft and is easily bruised when someone falls and hits their head, is hit in the head with a direct …