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Think You May Have Metabolic Syndrome?

Think You May Have Metabolic Syndrome? Metabolic Syndrome is commonly referred to as Syndrome X or Pre-Diabetes. It is perhaps the most dangerous of all health conditions because untreated it can lead to diabetes, heart disease and early death. Being just “a little overweight” is enough over time in many of us to lead to […]

Functional Health: Chronic Pain Morning diet/daily plan

A winning morning routine for many chronic pain patients If you or someone you love suffers the misery of chronic pain, you know how these can seemingly run your life. Daily routines can make for a happier days. And in times of acute illness or injury, they must!  But when conditions like shingles, fibromyalgia, and back […]

Vitamin B6: Neuropathy Cause or Cure?

Does Vitamin B6: Neuropathy Cause or Cure Neuropathy? This is a really great question! Like all vitamins, vitamin B6 is an essential nutrient. But unlike other nutrients, both too much and too little vitamin B6 can cause peripheral neuropathy. The amount of vitamin B6 necessary to cause neuropathy varies. Some studies show it must be […]

Peripheral Neuropathies

Are All the Peripheral Neuropathies the Same? No. All the peripheral neuropathies are not the same. We find, though, that the patients who present with peripheral neuropathy, regardless of the cause, do have remarkably similar symptoms. The good news with our treatment program has been that even in the presence of similar symptoms from different […]

Why Carb Control Can Help Neuropathy, Fibromyalgia, and Many Forms of Chronic Pain

Carrying excess body fat can elevate blood sugars and triglycerides over time. Even mildly elevated blood sugars can cause some of these sugars to attach to protein molecules, causing chronic pain. As a regular reader of my articles, you understand—in part, at least—the importance of controlling carbohydrates in our diets. There are two forms of […]

Are you Stuck on the Chronic Pain Merry-Go-Round?

Regardless of what caused your chronic pain, the bottom line is that good treatment has several things in common. Unfortunately, you’re not alone. This has become a huge problem in our society. It is estimated that over 100 million Americans suffer from some form of chronic pain. And of this 100 million, approximately one fourth […]

Got Neuropathy? Consider Weight Loss!

Many patients with peripheral neuropathy discover is that weight loss can accelerate healing, reduce pain, and dramatically improve quality of life. Amazingly, one of the things that most patients who suffer from peripheral neuropathy discover is that weight loss can accelerate their healing, reduce their pain, and dramatically improve the quality of their life. Now, […]

Eating Smart to Improve Neuropathy and Chronic Pain

Getting used to smaller meals, and adding low-carbohydrate snacks can help neuropathy and chronic pain patients feel much better. One of the things that most patients with neuropathy—and many patients with chronic pain—discover, is that keeping well-fueled and well-hydrated goes a long way towards possibly reducing symptoms and improving the quality of life! Paying better […]