How Toxins Affect Your Health – Quantum Toxins

Toxicity is not limited to the realm of food and chemicals. There is another kind of toxicity that is just as pervasive and influential on modern health—even though it’s harder to measure or isolate. Toxic thoughts, toxic relationships, the undercurrent of anxiety that is almost an automatic by-…
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Quantum Toxins

Global Inner Climate Changes: The Weather

Our bodies are a wonder. Consider the trillions of chemical reactions that happen instant after instant, the sum total of which adds up to our experience of life. It is impossible to affect a single one of those chem­ical reactions without affecting many others. Yet modern medicine has evolved …
Global Inner Climate Changes: The Weather

How Toxins Affect Your Health – Diagnosing Toxicity

How do you even know if toxicity is affecting you? The symptoms are different from person to person, but when you are trained to see them, the clues are consistent. I always take a good look at my patients through my detox glasses.
Remember Tony’s tiredness and allergies? Kate’s depression and w…
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Diagnosing Toxicity

How Toxins Affect Your Health – Irritable Bowel Syndrome

An estimated 10 to 15 percent of Americans have irritable bowel syn­drome; it accounts for 12 percent of primary-care visits. The word “syndrome” can include all sorts of symptoms, including bloating and digestive pain, but classically IBS refers to a situation where the bow­els have extreme rea…
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Irritable Bowel Syndrome

How Toxins Affect Your Health – Depression

Thirty-year-old Kate had been feeling increasingly depressed. She had consulted a psychiatrist who told her (in an echo of my own case) that she had a “chemical imbalance.” She was prescribed an anti depressant and when small doses didn’t help her mood, her prescription was increased to the maxi…
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Depression

How Toxins Affect Your Health – Allergies

Tony, a businessman, was in good control of his health. He practiced yoga and exercised regularly, ate at good restaurants when he went out, and cooked with high-quality organic ingredients. But in the three years since turning forty, he’d noticed a dip in his energy. He was get­ting more he…
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Allergies

How Toxins Affect Your Health – Constipation

Annabelle, a tall, slender twenty-six-year-old, had an enviably healthy lifestyle. She rarely ate any kind of processed foods; she prepared mostly organic, fresh meals at home. She exercised and didn’t drink or smoke. To her friends she was the poster child for health. But, unknown to them, she …
How Toxins Affect Your Health – Constipation