Letter from the Publisher
by Ingrid Kohlstadt, MD, MPH
Coffee: An Emerging Superfood
by Steven M. Helschien, DC
Coffee is a source of several powerful antioxidants. This article presents an overview of the many possible benefits of drinking coffee regularly.
by Savely Yurkovsky, MD
Skin disorders often signal underlying dysfunction in internal organs. Field Control Therapy identifies and addresses these dysfunctions with bio-resonance and individualized homeopathic preparations.
by Paul G. Harch, MD
Hyperbaric therapy alters gene expression, resulting in neurological recovery and re-growth of brain tissue. Dr. Harch discusses its effects on people with Alzheimer’s, traumatic brain injury, cerebral palsy, and stroke.
by Gregory Nacarelli
edited by Baljit Khamba, ND, MPH
Globulin Component Macrophage Activating Factor (GcMAF) Immunotherapy
by James Odell, ND, OMD, LAc
GcMAF, a protein produced by the body, is a controversial immunotherapy. Bioidentical GcMAF activates tumoricidal macrophages, leading to tumor regression.
by Trevor Cates, ND
The GI tract is not the only harbor for commensal microbiota. Researchers are looking at ways to support the beneficial skin microbiota that protect against dermatitis and other inflammatory skin disorders.
by Diego Saporta, MD, and David Hurst, MD, PhD
Determining safe, effective allergy treatment requires accurate identification of the allergens. The intradermal dilution test, unlike the skin prick test, lets the practitioner more safely diagnose patients who are very sensitive as well as those with low reactivity. The test results allow practitioners to individualize immunotherapy treatment.
Vaccination’s Dilemma: Unsafe at Any Dose
by Richard Gale, and Gary Null
Toxic ingredients in vaccines, such as aluminum compounds and formaldehyde, are not the only concerns. The foreign biological material in vaccines can combine with our DNA and produce epigenetic changes that lead to disease.
L-Methionine to Cure Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD)?
by Alfred V. Zamm, MD
Faced with a diagnosis of macular degeneration, this medical doctor decided to search for a solution and happened to find beneficial results with L-methionine supplementation.
Common Ocular Conditions in Clinical Practice: Macular Degeneration, Glaucoma, Cataracts and Beyond
by Chris D. Meletis, ND, and Kimberly Wilkes
Eyes, the windows to the soul, are also a window to neurological and metabolic health. Supplements that benefit eye health improve overall health as well.
Hope, Gratitude, and Love
by Dr. Douglas Lobay, BSc, ND
A naturopathic physician reflects on the emotions that underlie and contribute to well-being and health.
by Jule Klotter
by Ira L. Goodman, MD, FACS, ABIHM, FAARM
Exponential Medicine 2017 Meeting Review and Commentary
Literature Review & Commentary
by Alan R. Gaby, MD
by Richard Jaffe, Esq.
The Year in Review and Some Predictions About Next Year
Part One: Stem Cells
Healing with Homeopathy
by Judyth Reichenberg-Ullman, ND, MSW, and Robert Ullman, ND
Lingering, Invisible Symptoms Post-Injury
Functional Gastroenterology Bolus
by Steven Sandberg-Lewis, ND, DHANP
The Grey Areas in GI Health and Disease
by Michael Gerber, MD, HMD
Boron – An Important Trace Mineral
by Robin Rose, MD, RN, FNP
Getting to Know the Uremics: Attending to Early and Moderate CKD Detoxicology
Ask Dr. J
by Jim Cross, ND, LAc
The Fix Is In
by Jacob Schor, ND, FABNO
The Dark Days of the Year – The Winter Solstice 2017
Women’s Health Update
by Tori Hudson, ND
2017 Guidelines and Clinical Practice Support
by Alan Gaby, MD
Glutamine and Sickle Cell Disease: Another Example of Why Healthcare Is So Expensive
In the News
The first commercially available gut-brain focused probiotic blend for clinically-demonstrated mood support
Holistic Health for Adolescents by Nada Milosavljevic, MD, JD
review by Katherine Duff
Four-Season Harvest by Eliot Coleman
review by Craig Soderberg