Blog Articles

What is Atherosclerosis?

Artherosclerosis (ath-er-o-skler-O-sis) is the process of progressive thickening and hardening of the walls of arteries from fat deposits on their inner lining.

May 3rd, 2019
Statins: Friend or Foe?

Statins are prescription drugs that reduce the production of cholesterol by the liver.

May 3rd, 2019
Cardiovascular Risk and Support

This diagram shows the factors involved in assessing and treating cardiovascular health challenges. Click on the words within the diagram and you’ll be taken to the discussion of that topic.

May 3rd, 2019
Repairing Leaky Gut

A healthy gut means a healthy immune system. On the other hand, a leaky gut can be the cause of a wide range of autoimmune disorders, including everything from alopecia to diabetes to psoriasis.

May 21st, 2018
How to Treat Your UTI With Grapefruit Seed Extract

If you’re a woman, chances are you’ve already had a urinary tract infection (UTI), or will have one at some point in your life. They’re common infections that occur when bacteria enter your urinary system.

Apr 30th, 2018
Estrogen Imbalance: a case study

A patient came to see me, reporting that she felt an increase in her interstitial cystitis (IC) symptoms when she was premenstrual.

Jan 29th, 2018
Implementing An Effective Estrogen Detox

Women need the correct amount of estrogen for optimal health. Produced mainly in the ovaries, this hormone promotes female characteristics and development in the body.

Dec 27th, 2017
Improving Gastroinestinal Health

It’s really important to understand how and why someone originally became ill. That way, we can better address the problem and help them recover as quickly as possible.

Nov 22nd, 2017
Taking an Integrative Approach to Medicine

As the physician owner and medical director at New Beginnings Health Care, an integrative medical practice in east San Diego County, I am passionate about providing an integrative approach to medicine.

Oct 29th, 2017