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Alzheimer’s Disease

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Alzheimer’s Disease

Holistic Approaches to Protecting the Brain from Alzheimer’s Disease

Is Alzheimer’s Disease hardwired into the brain’s destiny as we age?

It’s a terrifying thought. Many people believe it’s true. Hope lies with the ongoing research to help us understand the root causes and progression of Alzheimer’s and the factors that may protect the brain from this devastating illness.brain health

Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia, affecting a person’s memory, thinking and behavior to the ...

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Digestive Distress: Holistic Approaches to Irritable Bowel Syndrome

When the smooth rhythm of the muscles of the digestive tract is disrupted, either moving too quickly or too slowly, we experience digestive distress. For some of us, this distress can be frequent and painful, creating a major disruption in our life and in our lifestyle.  Several health conditions are marked by severe digestive distress including ulcerative colitis, Crohn’s Disease and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS). While all of these ...

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Introducing Wellevate – Our New On-line Dispensary

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Introducing Wellevate – Our New On-line Dispensary

Nutritional Supplements Now Available On-line As Well As In Our Office

Many of the nutritional supplements Dr. Fenske recommends and carries in her office are now additionally available for patients to order on-line straight from our partner Wellevate.  This is an on-line dispensary powered by Emerson Ecologics, our source for many of the high-quality brands we stock.*

Patients may call or email us to request an  invitation to order through Dr. Fenske’s Wellevate dispensary where you will receive a 15% discount from the ...

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Make a Change for a Healthier New Year

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Make a Change for a Healthier New Year

Have you set an intention to make better choices around diet and exercise in the New Year? Kudos for recognizing a change needs to be made and committing to it! As you begin to adopt healthier New Year behavior, remember that change is a process. Be kind and patient with yourself. It takes about six weeks for a new behavior to become ingrained in our lifestyle, whether it’s exercising, eating more veggies, or limiting sugar.

Success involves creating plans ...

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Antibiotic Resistance

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Antibiotic Resistance

Take A Holistic Approach to Antibiotic Resistance

When it comes to infection and our health, there are two schools of thought: the Germ Theory and the Terrain Theory. Understanding the differences is critical, particularly because it involves the use of antibiotics, which should be used sparingly and for the right reasons. So let’s examine this often confusing topic.

Antibiotic resistance through good healthThe Germ Theory asserts that, regardless of the state of our health, germs that can ...

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Healing Eczema

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Healing Eczema

When the Skin Erupts: Healing Eczema and Psoriasis

When those painful, itchy patches of eczema and psoriasis erupt, doctors of natural medicine ask, ‘what is causing this condition to present at this time?’ The Greek translation of eczema means “to boil out,” so the question makes sense: holistic physicians look for the underlying root causes that bring about these skin eruptions. Although they create similar discomforts for the people afflicted, psoriasis and eczema are different in important ways.

Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune ...

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