Why a Holistic Approach to Acid Reflux and GERD? No matter the time of year, but especially around the holidays and year end, rich and abundant foods, parties, alcohol and stress lead to a perfect storm that often ends up with the suffering of Acid Reflux and GERD. Automatically, many people, reach for over-the-counter medications to help treat occasional heartburn. However, often those same over-the-counter medications, which help mask the symptoms of heartburn may cause more damage than help in the long run. Contrary to what you may believe, it's not a good idea to turn off the acid faucet in your stomach. Stomach acid is essential to digest protein and minerals. Additionally, it is this natural acid secretion that kills the germs on food. Side Effects of Acid Reflux and GERD Medications Some of the side effects of popular over-the-counter and prescription medications like antacids, H2 blockers, and Proton…Read More
Dr. Cushing researched and developed his own noninvasive AllerCease™ technique for allergy elimination.
Over a 98% success rate.
Dr. A. I. Cushing D.C.,D.Ch.,C.N.C.,F.S.A.C.
Syndromes we specialize in using holistic medicine:
- Allergies & Hypersensitivities.
- Chronic Fatigue.
- ADD & ADHD.
- Weight loss
- Chronic Pain
- Female Hormone Imbalances
- Emotional Freedom Technique
From the Holistic Medicine Doctor’s Blog:
What is functional medicine? Functional medicine is also referred to as holistic, integrative, complementary, or sometimes naturopathic medicine. Regardless of the name, functional medicine is an approach that focuses on identifying and addressing the root cause of disease with specialized testing that often goes much deeper than conventional, pharmaceutically based medicine. Functional medicine takes a look at the whole person and asks the question, "Why is this happening in the body?" It does not just look at one or two symptoms and try to match a drug to them. Treating symptoms with synthetic and toxic drugs will usually only mask the symptoms and create more complications. Treat the cause not the symptoms. Can you even imagine the results of trying to treat complex multilayered chronic conditions like: autoimmune disorders chronic fatigue/fibromyalgia chronic inflammation adrenal stress disorders leaky gut syndrome, IBS, Colitis ADD/ADHD/Autism severe food allergies With one or two synthetic…Read More