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How estrogen dominance prevents you from losing weight! – Freedom Age

December 28, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

Estrogen dominance is a very common condition in today’s time, I have been witnessing far too many women as well as men suffering from this condition and unaware of its consequences. Estrogen dominance is essentially too much estrogen in comparison to progesterone, there is not specific number which can define if you have estrogen dominance …

Dairy milk is inflammatory and curd is not! – Freedom Age

November 9, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

Unprocessed, fermented dairy products are beneficial for gut health because of the probiotics (“good bacteria”) they provide In addition to providing bacteria that can help replenish and promote gut health, the fermentation process that is used to make curd also naturally helps breaks down lactose molecules, along with some of the proteins found in dairy …

Anxiety, depression, panic attacks, address the root cause – Freedom Age

October 18, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

Functional medicine takes a deeper look at these problems rather than simply putting their patients on an antidepressant and anti-anxiety medicines. Most common underestimated causes of these symptoms are as below: a) Unhealthy eating habits, leading to disrupted gut microbiome and since gut secretes 80 to 90% of serotonin which is a known brain neurotransmitter …

Want to lose 20 pounds, reset your thyroid! – Freedom Age

September 21, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Physical Therapy

Hypothyroidism is observed in men as well as women very commonly in today’s day and age. It does have some 20% genetic element, however, it is 80% lifestyle-related, which is the reason it is springing up in young girls and boys as early as 20 to 30 years! Symptoms of Hypothyroidism are vast: Top Sixteen …

Iodine, how does it impact your health? – Freedom Age

September 16, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Physical Therapy

Freedom Age : Functional Medicine practitioners identify factors responsible for any complication unique to the patient’s individual health condition through advanced laboratory testing. Iodine is an element. The body needs iodine but cannot make it, therefore we all have a dependence on food and its absorption for maintaining the optimum balance of iodine. Iodine deficiency …

Why dont i lose weight lets try to crack this – Freedom Age

September 3, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

I have been working with mostly those patients who have tried most kind of diets and they still don’t seem to be getting any respite from the excess weight! Each individual is different genetically and therefore metabolically, there is not one solution which fits all. Its a path traveled together, ironing out the gaps each …

Cancer prevention by addressing the root causes of cancer – Freedom Age

August 11, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

Freedom Age : We all know that hearing a painful news of a loved one suffering from cancer or being diagnosed to be suffering from cancer can be shattering! It certainly is scary because there is so far no miracle cure for this disease. However let me assure you, there is certainly a way to …

6 Reasons I prefer to give probiotic retention enema to my patients – Freedom Age

May 31, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

I have been treating an incredibly high number of patients suffering from gut disorders and its subsequent repercussions on their health. Gut infections such as pathogenic overgrowth of bacterias fungus or viruses are responsible for damaged gut endothelial lining and in turn leaky gut. In our Functional Medicine clinic these patients are successfully treated with …

7 Realizations which come when you stop eating sugar and stop feeding Candida – Dr Kalpana Gupta Sekhawat

May 24, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

As a Functional Medicine Practitioner, I value my relationship with food I eat, I come to realize when we listen to our body, and eat mindfully we can get rid of many ailments naturally and live a better life. Candida albicans are a type of yeast and fungus that can live and proliferate in our …

Dementia & Alzheimer’s disease, Functional Medicine can help! – Freedom Age

February 28, 2018 | Author: | Posted in Health & Fitness

Amyloid plaques built up in brain are thought to be responsible for dementia and alzheimer’s disease, lets understand what are the causes of this plaque built up. Amyloid plaque, the sticky substance that interferes with neuron transmission and destroys brain cells, is commonly considered the cause of Alzheimer’s. Building of amyloid plaque is a protective …

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