Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome (CIRS) is really an umbrella term of symptoms with a few different causes. CIRS can be caused by tick borne illnesses, mold exposure, and more. Characterized by extreme exhaustion, weakness, and cognitive difficulties, CIRS is a debilitating condition that’s inherently complex.
Functional medicine and environmental medicine views mercury and other toxic metals as one of the major risk factors in the development of chronic medical illnesses.
If I ever get stranded on the deserted island and I have only one supplement to take, it’d be Rhodiola Rosea! Here’s why.
Reflexology is a gentle, complementary and alternative medical (CAM) therapy in which pressure is placed along reflex points on the feet, lower leg, hands, face, or ears.
Leaky brain syndrome occurs when this blood brain barrier fails to keep out certain substances. This means that harmful substances are able to carry through the walls and find their way into the brain which can change the way that we function every day.
Candidiasis is a chronic yeast infection that can affect the skin, mouth, and the gastrointestinal tract.
Diabetes does not become a full blown disease overnight. It develops in stages. Each stage of the disease has signs and symptoms and if caught and addressed in advance, you can delay or stop the further development of diabetes.
Though the gut is the largest immune system organ in the human body, conventionally trained doctors do not always recognize leaky gut syndrome as a cause of many chronic medical conditions and symptoms.
Studies from the National Institutes of Health over the last decade now report that more people suffer from this collection of chronic illnesses than from cancer or heart disease.