Digestive disorders include such conditions as constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, hemorrhoids, anal fissures, perianal abscesses, anal fistulas, perianal infections, diverticular diseases, colitis, colon polyps, and cancer. Many of these can be prevented or minimized by maintaining a healthy lifestyle, practicing good bowel habits, and submitting to cancer screening. Watch the video to learn more.
Cardiovascular disease generally refers to conditions that involve narrowed or blocked blood vessels that can lead to a heart attack, chest pain (angina) or stroke. Other heart conditions, such as those that affect your heart’s muscle, valves or rhythm, also are considered forms of heart disease. Many forms of heart disease can be prevented or treated with healthy lifestyle choices. Watch the video to learn more.
Neuropathy is a term that refers to general diseases or malfunctions of the nerves. Nerves at any location in the body can be damaged by injury or disease. Neuropathy is often classified according to the types or location of nerves that are affected. Neuropathy can also be classified according to the disease causing it. Watch the video to learn more.
Your adrenal glands, the two little glands that sit on top of your kidneys, produce a hormone called cortisol in response to stress, among other things. When your body perceives there is a great deal of stress it pushes into higher cortisol production while also downregulating the mechanisms that lead to reproduction. Watch the video to learn more.
Autoimmune disease is the last stage adaptation to an overactive immune response. When the immune system is over stimulated in the initial stages it manifests with allergies. If the root source of these allergies is not found and corrected (this is NOT with allergy shots or medications), then the allergies will eventually become chronic immune over stimulation and can transform into autoimmune disease. Watch the video to learn more.