Basics about Viruses and Immunity

CLARIFICATION: Apparently the posting below IS NOT from Hopkins. However, we do know that COVID-19 IS a DNA protein encapsulated (surrounded) by lipid (fat), and as such, vulnerable to the interventions described.   Viruses are transformattive agents! Once inside the cell, they take over the DNA in order to replicate themselves. The fever we experience … Read more

In-Office Visits Now an Option

We now have an infection control protocol in place that we feel responsibly addresses concerns for potential cross contamination of COVID-19 to and/or from each other.  It is time-consuming, more costly to provide, and requires mutual cooperation.  While I am unable to provide as many in-person encounters in a day, I am able to accommodate … Read more

E-visits now possible

For those of you interested in ongoing coaching on how to manage your health during our current community health situation, or needing to review laboratory/radiographic information already in process,  please contact my office via phone, or portal. If you are already enrolled as a patient of mine and have access to the portal, e-visits are … Read more

Anti-viral supplements: Herbs!

Herbs have powerful bioactive molecules that support health. Here is an article that talks about specific anti-viral benefits: Remember that your immune system requires good rest, healthy doses of Vitamin D, and anti-oxidant support, like Vitamin C.

COVID-19 affects in-person access

In keeping with our mission to support wellness for all, we are temporarily suspending in-person clinical encounters at this time.  The manual therapies I provide is up-front and personal, and I do not currently have an effective way to prevent any potential spread of viral contagiousness from you to me, or me to you.  Since … Read more

2016 Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner

As of May 6, 2016, I am very happy to announce my successful completion of the Institute of Functional Medicine’s certification program. This additional perspective provides practical strategies to get to the root of what ails you. For more information on the orientation and scope of practice included, please see:

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Like me on my professional page and see what is happening. A new feature developing: postings based upon what our clients are talking about this week. Facebook >

Update on Activity

Just back from Boulder CO, where Amanda Archibald (culinary nutritionist) and Michael Fenster MD (chef and interventional cardiologist) presented a course on culinary nutrition. More coming, esp from Amanda, with genomics perspective. Learning more about how to promote wellness though the whole foods we eat, based on gene markers specific to the individual. Very exciting, … Read more