Your Thyroid Gland, and What You Put in Your Mouth By Dr. Sara Whitney, Naturopathic Doctor The thyroid gland is a key player in your endocrine (hormone) system. It is located just below your Adam’s Apple at the front of your neck. From here it sends out hormones that control your metabolism and regulate … Continue reading Your Thyroid Gland, and What You Put in Your MouthContinue Reading
Who Told Me I Was Naked? by Kayla Koehn A patient of Dr. David Amron recounts her personal experience with lipedema: http://embracingfreedom.com/lipedema/ After puberty hit in eighth grade, I began to notice changes in my body, as all teenagers do. However, it wasn’t the normal hair growth and hormones. I noticed my legs were shaped very … Continue reading Who Told Me I Was Naked?Continue Reading
By Sara Whitney, Naturopathic Doctor First Question: What is Naturopathic Medicine? Naturopathic medicine is a unique system of medicine that focuses on prevention of disease and real solutions for healing chronic conditions. It combines the rigor of conventional medicine with the wisdom of traditional therapies that are backed by science. Naturopathic medicine combines numerous modalities … Continue reading Do You Know What a Naturopathic Doctor Is?Continue Reading
Many of the diseases and conditions that detrimentally affect our daily quality of life do so because they have caused damage to tissues that support our bodily function in some way. Where modern medicine fails to offer a cure or a path to wellness through the use of surgical procedures or medications, regenerative medicine seeks … Continue reading What is Regenerative Medicine?Continue Reading
by Chelsea Hagopian, MSN, AGACNP-BC There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the launch of the SculpSure system for non-invasive body contouring, and we couldn’t be more excited to be one of the first sites in the country to offer the latest advancement in non-invasive fat reduction/non-invasive body contouring: SculpSure. Since the integration of … Continue reading SculpSure v. CoolSculpting: The Similarities, Differences and Why We Offer BothContinue Reading
As a premiere dermatological provider offering the most effective and safe medical-grade skincare to our patients, it is our responsibly to vet the hundreds of skincare companies that would love for us to sell their products. As our patients are super savvy when it comes ingredients, we pride ourselves on providing ongoing education too.
One of the many things that we look for in skincare is a technology called Chirality. Pronounced, (Ki-Rul) from the Greek word meaning hand it was discovered by Louis Pasteur in 1848. He first noticed that there was a difference between molecules of the same compound, while conducting experiments on wine fermentation for the French wine industry.Continue Reading
By Sara Whitney, Naturopathic Doctor, The Roxbury Institute In honor of World Vegetarian Day, I decided to write a blog about finding the right diet for you. I believe standard diets, like vegan, low-carb, gluten-free, are rarely the perfect fit for people and instead people need to experiment or use laboratory testing to help them find … Continue reading Happy World Vegetarian Day! It’s October 1st, but is Vegetarianism really the right choice for you?Continue Reading