If you’re not already aware of hookworm therapy, then perhaps the name has you feeling a little (or a lot) hesitant. Trust me, I get it. After all, despite their benefits, hookworms are considered parasites. Likely, you’ve heard plenty of tales about parasites in the human body, and usually we are working to rid ourselves […]
Did you know that not all bacteria is bad for you? Each day, the food we digest feeds the microorganisms inside our intestines—for better or for worse. The big question is: Are you feeding the bacteria to promote a healthy or unhealthy gut?
Leaky gut is a condition that has over 200 possible symptoms, many of which present themselves simultaneously. This makes it incredibly difficult to pinpoint precisely. That’s why even though 7 out of 10 people in the U.S. suffer from leaky gut, most people who have it have no idea that leaky gut is the cause of their pain.
Recent research shows that stress (in all its various forms) is a major factor in the risk of developing Alzheimer’s. These studies show that preventing – and even reversing – Alzheimer’s is possible, and that it has much more to do with lifestyle and diet changes than with your genes.
Dr. Doni dispels some common myths about managing a cold and flu with a list of things NOT to do. She talks about how to detect the initial symptoms so you can start acting immediately, how to manage a fever and cough, and what NOT to eat and drink while your body is fighting off illness.
This year’s flu season is particularly bad. To help you, Dr. Doni conducted a Facebook Live session to offer 5 steps for fighting viruses and infections by supporting your body’s immune system with natural remedies.
The only way to resolve ongoing health issues is to look at the whole body and identify the underlying cause(s). This is where conventional medicine often falls short, focusing instead on specific areas of the body without considering their relationship to the whole. Let’s take a deeper look at how naturopathic medicine – and Dr. Doni’s approach in particular – can help you achieve and maintain health and wellness.
Fructose malabsorption is often the culprit behind digestive issues, and it is a common cause of IBS (irritable bowel syndrome). What makes it frustrating is that sometimes it is caused by foods that we think of as healthy.
Histamine intolerance can be the underlying cause of many chronic symptoms, including heartburn, digestive problems, skins rashes, anxiety, and recurring headaches. Let’s look at the foods that can trigger a histamine response, how to test for it, and the things you can do to mitigate it.
Naturopathic medicine is uniquely suited to issues of women’s health. In the first segment in a series on women’s health issues, Dr. Doni talks about hormonal fluctuations, the neurotransmitter shifts that accompany them, and the simple actions you can apply to keep them in balance.