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Natural Horizons Wellness Centers – Integrative Cancer Treatment, Alternative Cancer Treatment, Natural Treatments For Cancer, Biological Dentistry, Holistic Dentistry, Holistic Treatment For Lyme Disease, Holistic Treatments For Autoimmune Disorders, Holistic Addiction Treatment, IV Nutritional Therapy – Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia, Washington DC, New York, Maryland, Massachusetts, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina

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Natural Horizons Wellness Centers - Integrative Cancer Treatment, Alternative Cancer Treatment, Natural Treatments For Cancer, Biologic Dentistry, Holistic Dentistry, Holistic Treatment For Lyme Disease, Holistic Treatments For Autoimmune Disorders, Holistic Addiction Treatment, IV Nutritional Therapy – Fairfax, Richmond, Virginia, Washington DC, New York, Maryland, Massachusetts, Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina


Who We Are / What We Provide

Natural Horizons Wellness Centers (NHWC) are leaders in the field of Integrative Medicine and Wellness.

Through a colaborative effort of many practitioners, and using state-of-the-art practices, protocols and therapies, we offer each patient the best that conventional medicine and the alternative disciplines have to offer via an integrated comprehensive treatment plan designed specifically for each patient.

Our Wellness Centers offer these integrated medical/dental assessments and related services in one location in each market that we service.

Our Integrative Medical and Wellness Center, located in the heart of Fairfax, Virginia, a suburb of Washington, D.C., is the prototype for all Natural Horizons Wellness Centers throughout the country.

With an active census of over 10,000 patients, its 14 practitioners work in symphony with each individual patient in creating a truly integrative approach to healing. The Center’s 7,000 square feet incorporate a state-of-the-art facility housing a myriad of diagnostic and assessment tools and treatment equipment to optimize our service to our patients.

How We Do It

NHWC addresses all aspects of health (mental, emotional and physical) of disease and illness, which enables us to accurately detect points of deviation from perfect health, which we call the “source” points of disease. Because every individual is unique, we look at every patient/case separately when focusing on these interconnected aspects of health with the goal of eliminating the “source” or root of disease, and bringing the patient to a disease-free state of wellness.

We begin the process by selecting diagnostic tools appropriate for the specific condition of each patient. In most cases, we incorporate a combination of these tests and assessments in order to achieve the most complete and definitive readings possible. In addition to physical assessments, our diagnostic tools also indicate mental, emotional, physical and spiritual imbalances-all of which are contributing factors to a sound and accurate diagnosis.

Using these results, our team of multi-disciplined doctors and practitioners reviews each patient’s comprehensive profile. As appropriate, they make recommendations for treatment based on experience within their respective disciplines. The Center Director then directs the recommended therapies indicated by the team to form that patient’s “Comprehensive Treatment Plan.”

At the same time, each patient is introduced to our individualized Wellness Program, which is designed to prevent illness and achieve a much higher level of health and well being. This is as much an education process, incorporating various lifestyle and dietary changes, as it is medicine. As such, our Wellness Centers offer support and advice throughout the entire process. This includes ongoing education, lectures, seminars, supportive group sessions, individual counseling, tailored individual Wellness Programs and periodic wellness assessments. The Wellness Program offers the same comprehensive combination of resources and optimized wellness programs for healthy and non-healthy clients alike.

Our Mission

Empower consumers and practitioners with the highest level of integrative medical and dental health services, education, training, research and consumer products, all aimed at achieving the best clinical results. Continue to assist each and every patient, child or adult, on his or her journey to optimal wellness.


 

Integrative Medicine And Wellness

Natural Horizons Wellness Centers (NHWC) are leaders in the field of Integrative & Holistic Medicine and Wellness. Video interviews of our staff detail the collaborative effort our practitioners take using state-of-the-art practices, protocols and therapies.  We offer each patient the best that conventional medicine and the alternative disciplines have to offer via an integrated comprehensive treatment plan designed specifically for each individual patient.

Our Unique Integrative Approach

At Natural Horizons Wellness Center, our number one priority is helping you protect your most precious resource, your health. Many health issues can involve numerous components, requiring multiple bodies of knowledge for proper assessment and effective treatment. To achieve optimal health, all aspects of your individuality must be considered – the physical, energetic, emotional, spiritual and genetic components that make you unique. Therefore, the health care services and treatments at Natural Horizons focus on customizing a comprehensive plan specifically for you, one that may integrate a variety of conventional and alternative approaches, techniques, and treatments. Our primary goal is to identify and eliminate the source of the problem, not just the symptoms, and get you back into a state of wellness and full functionality.

How Does It Work?

We begin the process by selecting the appropriate diagnostic tools. In many cases, Natural Horizons incorporates a combination of tests and assessments in order to achieve the most complete and definitive readings possible. In addition to physical assessments, our diagnostic tools also indicate mental, emotional, physical and spiritual imbalances, all of which are contributing factors to making a sound and accurate diagnosis.

Using these results, our team of multi-disciplined doctors at our Fairfax alternative treatment center with where a practitioners reviews your comprehensive profile. As appropriate, they make recommendations for holistic treatment based on experience within their respective disciplines. Those recommendations form the basis of your individualized wellness program. Your program not only includes treatment, but also integrates important educational tools to help you make dietary and lifestyle changes that may prevent future illness. Natural Horizons provides support and advice throughout the entire process, offering you ongoing education, lectures, seminars, supportive group sessions, individual counseling, tailored individual wellness programs, and periodic wellness assessments.

Serving your needs is our greatest focus, and helping you achieve your health goals is our greatest reward. We look forward to assisting you on your journey to life-long wellness and feeling better than ever before.


Treatment Programs

Natural Horizons Wellness Centers offers a variety of treatments and services for a wide range of health conditions.  The entire wellness team at Natural Horizons is committed to your vibrant health! Please contact us to schedule an appointment and to discuss treatment options. Please click the links to learn more about specific service and treatment options.


Our primary treatment programs include:

Biologic Dentistry

Cancer Therapy

Pain Management

Addictions/Substance Abuse

Weight Management

Lyme Disease Treatment

Orthodonics

Chelation for Heavy Metals

Laser Therapy

Healthy Horizons Program

Degenerative Conditions

CEREC Dentistry


Our Staff

 

 

Robert B. Johnson, DMD, ND

 

 

 

 

Joseph Shaw Jones, MD

 

 

 

Laura Bessem Asher, MD

 

 


 

 

Ehsan Arani

 

 

 

 

Lizette Ayala

 

 

 

Nahzi Bahrami, AS, RDH

 

 


 

 

Jacques de Broekert, M.Ed., CPT

 

 

 

 

Laura Cerda

 

 

Bonnie Coberly, CHC

 

 

 


Denise Kelley Corder, RN

 

 

Carol Ann Damon, RN

 

 

 

Annette Eccles, NCTMB

 

 


Siham El Azzaoui

 

 

Carole Ewens

 

 

 

Peter J. Ewens

 

 


Ryan Gorman, PMHNP-BC

Craig P. John, DC

 

Carla Johnson, RN

 

 


 

 

 

Donna Carole King, B.S., C.M.T.

 

 

 

Deborah “Max” Maxwell

 

 

 

Teresa Owens

 

 


 

 

Charles H. Park, D.D.S.

 

 

 

 

Eugene Spence, Lic. Ac., Dipl. Ac.

 

 

 

Lori Thomasson

 

 


 

Robert S. Wagner, DDS

 

 


 

Why Biological Dentistry?

What’s the key benefit of coming to our dentist office?

Our dentists can help you understand many underlying health complications potentially related to the oral cavity that may otherwise go undetected. Contributes to the overall health and wellness of both the oral cavity and the body.

We’re A Full Service Center – Get a FREE Dental Evaluation

Overview

Biological Dentistry is an approach to dentistry that takes into account the physiologic and energetic relationships between the oral cavity and the body. It goes beyond the traditional, mechanical dental approach-filling a cavity, removing plaque or pulling an impacted tooth like a normal dentist office. Instead, Biological Dentistry integrates traditional dental services and body health while assessing which services should be sought with regard to overall priority.

The oral cavity-teeth, gums, palate, cheek, lips, tongue, jawbone, and tonsil area-is intimately connected to the rest of the body and therefore affects its health. Likewise, health of the body affects the mouth. So, for the sake of optimum overall health, when treating issues of the oral cavity and of the body, both dental and medical practitioners should consider factors outside their chosen area of expertise.


Alternative Cancer Therapy

Among alternative cancer treatment centers, Natural Horizons Wellness Center offers an alternative cancer treatment program that draws patients from throughout the Mid-Atlantic region. Unlike many traditional cancer therapy protocols, we take a holistic approach to treating cancer. We will start with a comprehensive health evaluation that takes account of many different internal systems so that we can develop the alternative cancer therapy protocol that is best for the unique situation that each of our patients are experiencing.

Cancer Treatment Overview

All cancer therapy should include focus on eliminating causative factors and directly fighting tumors-especially in latter-stage cancers. Furthermore, therapies should differ depending upon the type and causative agent(s) of the cancer.

Since cancer is a disease with multiple initiating factors, optimal therapy practices utilize a multi-pronged approach. Alternative cancer treatment approaches attempt where possible, to zero in on eliminating the significant underlying causes of cancer so that the body can heal itself.

Because the body’s immune system fights off and helps reverse many early cancer formations, all therapies need to address strengthening of the immune system to help the body fight any cancer cells that are formed every day.

Low-Dose Chemotherapy or Insulin Potentiation Therapy (IPT)

Natural Cancer Therapy

Schedule an Appointment

To arrange for holistic cancer therapy, or to learn more about cancer and natural ways to assist treatment and prevent it, contact Natural Horizons Wellness Centers at 1-877-753-5581.


Holistic Treatment For Lyme Disease and Autoimmune Disorders


What is Alternative Pain Management?

What Types Of Pain Issues Do You Treat?

At Natural Horizons our alternative pain management specialists deal with almost every conceivable type of pain. Regardless of the pain you may be experiencing, your overall immediate issue is a singular one, you want relief from pain, and you want it NOW! At Natural Horizons Wellness Center, our number one priority in working with every patient we see is to get them out of existing pain.

Why Is Our Pain Treatment Approach Unique?

We are unique in treating and managing pain, as we take an alternative careful holistic approach in working with the body, mind and spirit of each patient. Our pain managment specialists look at many elements within the patient’s lifestyle to identify all of the contributing factors that led to a pain driven condition. Whether acute or chronic, we need to uncover all of the reasons a patient experiencing pain, so that in carrying out our treatment plan we are complete in incorporating the necessary things that will prevent a recurrence in the future.  Here is what you can expect from our alterntive pain management approach:

All patients are scheduled to meet with Dr. Vishal Verma for a complete medical evaluation of pain issues.

All patients then undergo a complete muskuo-skeletal evaluation of pain issues with Dr. Verma.

A comprehensive treatment plan is then customized for the individual patient.  The treatment protocols will generally include one or more of the following:

Injections (trigger point, facet, etc.)

EMG evaluation

Chiropractic

Spinal Decompression

Low Intensity Laser Therapy

Physical Rehabilitation

Acupuncture

Cranio-Sacral Therapy

The patient is scheduled for the various components of the comprehensive treatment plan.

Our approach to pain treatment is multifaceted, as nearly all pain conditions are complex and usually involve a number of contributing factors. Each patient has an initial consultation with a medical doctor to not only examine the big picture regarding the specific condition, but also the patient’s overall medical history and current habits and lifestyle. The patient is then seen by our chiropractor, Dr. Verma, who performs a complete musculo-skeletal examination. The medical doctor and the chiropractor discuss each of their individual findings and develop an individualized comprehensive treatment plan for each patient.

 

To schedule a Pain Management appointment at Natural Horizons Wellness Center call 1-877-753-5581.


There Are Natural Solutions for ADHD or ADD – By Dr. Adam Graves, ND, LAc – Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Acupuncturist, Functional Medicine, Pain Management, Sports Nutrition, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement, Infertility Specialist, Nutritional Healing, Digestive Disorders, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Anxiety, Depression – Denver, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch, Colorado

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There Are Natural Solutions for ADHD or ADD – By Dr. Adam Graves, ND, LAc – Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Acupuncturist, Functional Medicine, Pain Management, Sports Nutrition, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement, Infertility Specialist, Nutritional Healing, Digestive Disorders, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Anxiety, Depression – Denver, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch, Colorado


Treating children with ADD/ADHD medication can be a doubled edge sword. One side is that the medications can be effective and help provide relief; the other side is that they can have severe adverse effects and don’t provide a real long term solution for children with ADD/ADHD.  In 2006 the FDA advisory board recommended a Black Box Warning on Ritalin, Concerta, Methylin, Metadate, Adderall and Adderall XR.  A Black Box Warning is the strongest warning  placed on medication, a label only 10% of all medications carry.  This warning was recommended due to the adverse effects of these medications such as sudden death, toxic reactions and heart attacks along with the possibility of increasing aggression, hostility, anxiety, depression, paranoia and the unknown long term effects on brain development.  Currently, the American Heart Association also recommends that anyone starting these medications, child or adult, have a heart evaluation. Since these are serious adverse effects a more holistic approach to ADD/ADHD should be used.  These facts create a serious risk for the children of this nation.  Is there any hope for kids with ADHD/ADD?

When one first begins the treatment of ADHD/ADD, it must be viewed as a multi-factoral problem that cannot be quickly remedied by a pill.  A child’s behavior and emotions can be affected by diet, nutrient deficiencies, neurotransmitter imbalances, food sensitivities, environment, genetics and social factors.  Proper treatment must address all these issues.  Once all these issues are addressed and no improvements are detected, only then should medications can be considered.  So what does this approach look like?

First, a proper diagnosis should be made by a doctor, psychologist or psychiatrist.  Once a proper diagnosis has been made, then the treatment options need to be considered.  First is parental support.  With the support of a counselor or psychologist, improvements in the child’s behavior can be made and parents can feel empowered with tools to help their children succeed. One study compared medications to counseling and concluded that the medications did not show any greater benefits for children with ADHD/ADD.   Next neurotransmitter imbalances ie, serotonin, dopamine, norepinephrine, epinephrine need to be balanced using amino acid therapy. In a recent study amino acid precursors demonstrated greater effectiveness over Ritalin and Stattera and without any side effects. (citation)   If no improvement is seen with the above interventions than diet, food sensitivities and nutrient deficiencies need to be addressed.  

Children with ADHD/ADD can be sensitive to many different dietary choices they can have blood sugar imbalances and /or food sensitivities.  Parents can begin with a diet that helps stabilize their child’s blood sugar and avoids artificial colors and sweeteners.  A child’s breakfast should include a good source of protein and fiber and be limited on the amount of sugar and refined foods like sweet cereals and juice.  A few examples of this may be eggs, turkey bacon, yogurt, natural peanut butter or even a high fiber protein bar.  This step helps prevent the mid-morning crash in blood sugar that can cause children with ADHD/ADD to act out.  

The same goes for lunch, dinner and snacks.  Meals should include protein, veggies and whole grains such as a turkey sandwich on whole wheat bread with carrot sticks, apple sauce, etc.  Healthy snack or meal ideas can be found at your local library or by simple searches on the internet. Food sensitivities can also play a role. In clinical practice, the main offending foods tend to be dairy, wheat/gluten, and/or eggs. Children with ADHD/ADD tend to have an oversensitive nervous system that is easily stimulated by these foods. Testing for these foods sensitivities is done easily in children with a finger stick using an ELISA food allergy test.  Children with ADHD/ADD also have documented deficiencies in magnesium, zinc, vitamin B6 and essential fatty acids to name a few. 

 A starting point for a child with ADHD/ADD would be to take a high quality multi mineral/vitamin formula, an essential fatty acid formula, high in DHA, and a good probiotic supplement.  Once the diet, nutrient deficiencies and behavior modifications are addressed, then children have the foundations to make improvements.  If progress is not significant, food sensitivities or other root causes should be explored with a Dr. Graves.  It is only after the above interventions have made and still nothing seems to help than medications can be considered for severe cases.  With this approach the full potential of these children can be achieved and fulfilled.  They cannot only live a full and normal life, but surpass their teachers’, counselors’ and parents’ expectations.

 

Dr. Adam Graves, Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Acpuncturist – Functional Medicine, Pain Management, Sports Nutrition, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement, Infertility Specialist, Nutritional Healing, Digestive Disorders, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Anxiety, Thyroid Disease, Depression – Denver, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch,Colorado

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Dr. Adam Graves, ND, LAc – Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Acupuncturist, Functional Medicine, Pain Management, Sports Nutrition, Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement, Infertility Specialist, Nutritional Healing, Digestive Disorders, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Anxiety, Depression – Denver, Castle Rock, Highlands Ranch,Colorado


About Dr. Adam Graves, ND, LAc: Dr. Adam Graves’ journey toward natural medicine began in college when he started seeking natural treatments for his severe asthma and allergies. He decided to become a naturopathic doctor after his father’s struggles and death from cardiovascular disease. Dr. Graves believes in the body's ability to heal itself and utilizes therapies that are safe, natural and effective. Every illness has an underlying cause; Dr. Graves is trained to find and remove those underlying causes.

He works alongside his patients, encouraging them to take an active role in their health. He combines his diverse background and experience with tools and wisdoms from Eastern and Western medicine, providing true integrative health care. His practice incorporates many effective therapies including acupuncture, clinical nutrition, IV nutrient therapy, dietary therapy, herbal medicine, homeopathy, hydrotherapy and behavioral medicine. Trained as a primary care physician and acupuncturist, Dr. Graves has worked with a wide range of health conditions. He specializes in complex cases, pain management, digestive disorders, infertility and pediatrics. 

Dr. Graves is a licensed Naturopathic Physician and Acupuncturist. He received his Doctorate in Naturopathic Medicine and Masters of Science in Acupuncture at Bastyr University, in Seattle, Washington. Dr. Graves has a passion for helping his patients in their journey towards health. This is evident in his compassion and honest approach. When not helping others, he loves spending time with his wife and two children.

We serve patients from the following area's:

Denver – Castle Rock – Parker – Colorado Springs – Highlands Ranch

If you are searching for any of these, Castle Rock Acupuncture, Naturopathic Doctor Castle Rock, Holistic Doctor Castle Rock, Alternative Medicine Doctor, Colorado Springs Naturopathic Doctor, Parker Acupuncture, Natural Healing, then you have come to the right place. Give us a call and start on your journey to health today!!


Why Chose Colorado Natural Medicine for your healthcare?

In our “Patient-Centered” Practice you are the most important person in your health care program.  We listen to your needs and desires in creating the most optimal services for you

We will find the root cause of your health issues.

Your Health will be restored using safe, effective natural medicine.

We will work with you to provide wellness care, including preventative health care and personalized treatment plans.

Still have questions? Take this quick questionnaire to see if you would be a good fit for Colorado Natural Medicine!

  • You have an unusual disease that has your doctors and specialists baffled
  • Doctors have told you that there's nothing wrong or nothing further they can do for you
  • You have been told you are depressed but you don’t feel depressed
  • You have an acute, chronic or unexplained symptom
  • You are concerned that the side effects of your drugs may be worse than the disease
  • You have tried numerous nutritional supplements without noticeable results
  • You are looking for a natural health expert that will answer your questions and work with you to restore your health
  • You have health problems and want alternative support alongside your current medication.

If you answered “YES” to any of these questions call and schedule your appiontment today!!

Or click on the links below to find out more information about the services we offer.

If you’re ready, Please go to our contact page to get in touch with us!


What Conditions Can Natural Medicine Treat?

We offer a full range of natural treatments for many conditions.

Chronic Diseases: chronic fatigue, allergies, asthma and environmental illnesses, arthritis, fibromyalgia, autoimmune diseases, high blood pressure, atherosclerosis, high cholesterol, cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypoglycemia, elevated blood sugar, digestion complaints, constipation, irritable bowel syndrome, eczema, psoriasis, acne, cystitis, prostatitis, migraines, headaches, pain management, anxiety, insomnia, depression, adrenal fatigue, supportive care of chronic disease i.e. cancer

Women’s Health: menopause symptoms, PMS, menstrual cycle disorders, weight loss, migraines, fibrocystic breast disease, pre-pregnancy/preconception care, anxiety, insomnia, depression, infertility, endometriosis, uterine fibroids, pain management.

Children’s Health: ADD/ADHD, allergies, asthma, eczema, food allergies, digestive complaints, constipation, diarrhea, GERD, frequent illness, chronic ear infections, vaccination awareness/counseling, bed wetting, Well-Child exams, chronic sinusitis.

Men’s Health: prostate issues, prostatitis, BPH, weight loss, hair loss, low back pain, chronic pain, anxiety, heartburn, stomach ulcers, allergies, asthma, psoriasis, bursitis, shoulder pain.

If you have questions whether natural medicine can help with your health issues, call or email us today.


Castle Rock Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

Dr. Adam Graves has over 2500 hrs of training in acupuncture and chinese medicine and has successfully treated over 4000 patients using acupuncture and chinese medicine. He has experience treating a wide variety of acute and chronic health conditions. Dr Graves combines many ancient and modern techniques to restore your health.  He combines  TCM acupuncture, cupping, herbal medicine, tui na, biopuncture, trigger piont injection, auricular acupuncture, and electro acupuncture. If you have any question give us a call today and schedule a Free consultation!

How Does Acupuncture work? or Click here for Acupuncture FAQ

Acupuncture works via the immune, endocrine and nervous systems. It is based on Chinese Medicine which was developed before 2500 B.C. It has local peripheral nervous system and central nervous system effects. It affects neurons, electrolytes, neurotransmitters and neuropeptides. Acupuncture involves inserting sterile hair-thin needles into specific points to produce desired local and systemic affect. According to Chinese Medicine, the health benefits are a result of the movement of “chi”. Western Science is continuing to understand acupuncture, as for now, the traditional system of meridians and patterns are used to diagnosis and treat.

What Conditions does Acupunture Treat?

Acupuncture is well known for pain management and infertility but it as treats all of the following conditions. Allergic conjunctivitis, Tonsillitis, Tooth Pain, Tinnitus, GERD, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Constipations, Diarrhea, PMS, Menopause Symptoms, Irregular Menstruation, Joint Pain, Muscle Pain, Tendonitis, Sprains, Arthritis, Fibromyalgia, All Headaches, Meniere's Syndrome, Sciatica, Disk Problems, Stoke Sequelae, Anxiety, Depression, PTSD, Insomnia, Sinusitis, Asthma, Bronchitis, Common Cold and many others.

Go to Acupuncture for Pain Management, or Acupuncture for Infertility for more info about these two conditions.


What is Naturopathic Medicine?

Unique in its holistic, natural approach to health and healing, naturopathic medicine offers tailored treatments to help patients feel optimally well on all levels – physical, emotional, mental and spiritual. Wellness means more than the absence of pain and disease. It’s having the energy to work and enjoy life to its fullest potential. Naturopathic practitioners help restore health by finding the root cause of disease and supporting the body’s inherent healing mechanisms using natural and conventional methods. Naturopathic Doctors use the following methods to treat disease and restore your health.

What does Naturopathic Medicine Treat?

Naturopathic Medicine not only treats a wide variety of disease, it also treat the whole body and restore function in all areas of the body. For a more complete list of what conditions Naturopathic Medicine treats, click here.

Clinical Nutrition and Dietary Therapy

Hippocrates wrote, "Let your food be your medicine, and medicine be your food." Food is the best medicine and is a cornerstone of our naturopathic practice. Many medical conditions can be treated more effectively with foods and nutritional supplements than they can by other means, with fewer complications and side effects. Examination of the diet for sensitivities, allergies, and/or deficiencies is the basis for restoring health. Clinical nutrition is the use of both dietary therapy as well as the careful recommendation of researched vitamins, minerals and other nutriceuticals.

Herbal Medicine

Most European countries recognize the effectiveness of medicinal plants, include them in their official pharmacopoeias and regulate them as drugs or over-the-counter remedies. Naturopathic physicians are trained in drug-herb interactions to insure safety with the use of herbal medicines. Naturopathic physicians fuse centuries’ worth of traditional knowledge about herbal medicine with the enormous amount of ongoing scientific research on botanical medicine to treat many health conditions.

Homeopathy

Homeopathy is a system of medicine more than two hundred years old with more than one hundred homeopathic medical colleges worldwide. Often mistakenly equated to naturopathic medicine by orthodox medicine and lay persons alike, homeopathy is a single therapy within the larger scope of naturopathic medicine. When utilized by a skillful practitioner, homeopathy is a powerful and effective type of medicine based on the ancient medical philosophy, “Like Cures Like”.

Hydrotherapy

The value of water treatments, fasting and rest in treatment for chronic disease is recognized throughout the world. About half a million French citizens and nearly all employed German citizens each year receive insurance reimbursement for medically prescribed spa therapy. Naturopathic physicians utilize unique hydrotherapy treatments which are very effective against illness. Many hydrotherapy treatments can be used at home to restore health and vitality.

Behavioral Medicine

Naturopathic physicians are trained in various psychological techniques, including basic counseling, stress management, biofeedback, mind-body medicine and methods of lifestyle modification. A large body of scientific literature points to the importance of treating psychological factors and coping mechanisms in many illnesses and complaints.

Can Naturopathic Medicine treat your health condition? Give us a call or email us today!


Here Are The Variety Of Services We Offer: 

Naturopathic Medicine

Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine

IV Nutrient Therapy

Injection Therapy / Biopuncture

Bio-identical Hormone Replacement 

Infertility Treatments

Herbal Medicine

Functional Medicine,Holistic Medicine

Homeopathy / Homeopathic Medicine and more…


Can Naturopathic Medicine treat your health condition? Give us a call or email us today!


Testimonials From A Few Of Dr. Graves Patients:

“After heart surgery my bowel muscles quit working. Enemas and Laxatives were the only solutions but the constipation and suffering continued over a two month period as I go sicker and sicker. One hospital stay of 3 days and 3 more trips to the ER provided no relief. One acupuncture treatment from Dr Graves and my bowels started working again, and with continued treatments I am fully recovered an back to work. I no longer think of acupuncture as alternative medicine but rather as a primary source of health care. I’d recommend it to anyone.” – Dale R.

“I suffered from intestitial cystitis, a chronic disease which western medicine offers fewe(and oftern ineffective) forms of treatment. Having exhausted those treatment options and seen little improvement in my condition, I finally turned to Dr Graves. I have been seein him for less than a year, but my health, and therefore also my quality of life and ability to function within my family and community, has slowly but significantly progressed. For this I am so grateful.” – Phyllis C.

“I was challenged, very tired, and anything I ate went right through my system. I was losing weight rapidly. My regular doctors didn’t know what else to do, so I called Dr Graves and asked if he could help me. I began seeing him and gradually my health was restored. I now feel better than before any of this started.” – Dee E.


Regaining Hormonal Balance is Easier Than You Think – By Dr. Screven Edgerton,OB/Gyn – Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Doctor, Functional Medicine Doctor, Anti-Aging Doctor, Women’s Health Issues, Thyroid Disease,Weight Management, Nutrition, Detoxification, Brain Wellness, Acupuncture Treatment Doctor – Austin, Texas

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Regaining Hormonal Balance is Easier Than You Think - By Dr. Screven Edgerton,OB/Gyn – Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Doctor, Functional Medicine Doctor, Anti-Aging Doctor, Women's Health Issues, Thyroid Disease,Weight Management, Nutrition, Detoxification, Brain Wellness, Acupuncture Treatment Doctor – Austin, Texas


You’d be surprised how quickly you can restore your hormones to optimal levels and start looking better, feeling better, and living better, free of the Menopausal & Andropausal symptoms that haunt you.

The Amazing Benefits of Bioidentical Hormones

Yes, the same hormones that nurture a growing fetus and keep women and men youthful. The same hormones that keep the breasts full, bones strong, the colon healthy, the mind sharp, skin vibrant, and sexuality soaring.

Yet, instead of embracing our physiology and the hormones we need for survival, physicians have been blindsided by the pharmaceutical industry and the notion that synthetic hormones are as safe as what our body naturally gives us.

WHAT ARE BIOIDENTICAL HORMONES?

These are generally plant derived substances that are engineered to have the exact chemical structure as the hormones in our bodies. The body recognizes these “natural” hormones as their own. Hormone replacement can have amazing benefit. Here are a few:

· Improved energy 
· Better memory and mental acuity
· Cardio protection
· Weight loss
· Bone health
· Reduce or eliminate symptoms of PMS and PCOS
· Reduce or eliminate menopausal symptoms
· Balance of mood and less depression
· Maintenance of good skin, hair and teeth
· Improved muscle definition and normalization of weight
· Enhanced libido and sexuality

HORMONES, AGING, AND DISEASE

Hormone replacement is not a new invention. Replacement with bioidentical hormones isn’t either. Popularity of natural hormone replacement and returning to a focus on physiology is what is novel. The most significant factor driving the increased interest in bioidentical hormones is the rising fear that conventional HRT is posing a significant risk. There are clear benefits to hormone replacement.

 

For physicians the question should not be if we are to replace hormone deficiencies, but rather which hormone is the best for our patient. If we (physicians) can base our decisions on physiology, medical evidence, and the best hormone replacement, we will be doing the best for our patients. With the mass media controlling the pulse and ultimately the fear of the public, even physicians can get bogged down with what may be best. It seems an easy alternative would be to just advise women to not take any hormones and just embrace the aging process. This is not the right approach!

COMPOUNDED HORMONES

The experts from the menopausal and gynecological academies claim that there are no studies to support the use or benefit of compounded bioidentical hormones as opposed to conventional, pre-manufactured products. True. The FDA approval process for synthetic drugs is meant to prove that a drug is effective for the purpose intended, is absorbed properly, and maintains adequate serum levels to guarantee efficacy. These conventional, manufactured drugs are standardized and guaranteed to have a certain consistency and effectiveness.

So how do we know that the prescriptions compounded by hand in compounding pharmacies are consistent and effective? We simply test levels in our patients and assure that what we prescribe consistently provides protective levels with the pharmacies we use. If we weren’t seeing good levels, we would question the pharmacy on the source of their pure ingredients and their compounding process. Compounding pharmacies can have different procedures, but we must assure through serum testing that what is being dispensed provides exact amounts of hormones and efficacy.

THYROID

Thyroid is a hormone secreted by the thyroid gland. It regulates temperature, metabolism, and cerebral function. Over time, the amount of thyroid hormone decreases and conversion from T4 to T3 is decreased. Patients can have normal labs and symptoms of thyroid deficiency. The range of "normal" thyroid is so wide that many individuals are suffering from insufficient thyroid despite having values in the normal range. There is a wide range of benefits for the thyroid hormone:

· Increased energy
· Increases fat breakdown
· Weight loss
· Lowers cholesterol
· Cardiovascular protection
· Improved cerebral metabolism
· Prevents cognitive impairment 
· Protects against bone loss
· Assists with irregular menses & ovulation 
· Improves thin sparse hair and nails
· Improvement of bipolar disorder

PREGNENOLONE

Pregnenolone is a steroid hormone synthesized from cholesterol and naturally found in the brain, gonads, and adrenal gland. It is the precursor to DHEA, estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. Pregnenolone is an imperative "brain-supporting" hormone that often decreases with age, leading to memory ailments, mood changes, stress and anxiety.  Replenishing pregnenolone levels can lead to improved stress and anxiety, balanced mood, memory function, better sleep. 

ESTROGEN

Estrogen is predominately a female hormone produced in the ovaries and the adrenal glands. The female body produces three types of estrogen. Estradiol is the most abundant during the reproductive years. Estrone becomes the most prominent in untreated menopause. Estriol is the byproduct of the other two and has the weakest estrogenic effect. In addition to the cosmetic benefits – stronger hair, smoother skin, and improved muscle tone, estrogen has been shown to decrease the risk of heart disease, osteoporosis, and colon cancer. Additionally, there is protection and/or reduction of stroke, cholesterol, Alzheimer ’s disease, menopause symptoms, memory loss, genital tract atrophy and depression.

We must learn to not fear estrogen. If it were harmful, then we would remove women’s ovaries after childbearing.

TESTOSTERONE

Both men and women have testosterone in their bodies.  Testosterone is a hormone produced by the adrenal glands, ovaries, and testes. This amazing hormone goes beyond controlling sex drive to give the body true vitality.  We have seen from medical studies that optimal testosterone can:

· Increased lean muscle mass 
· Increased endurance 
· Decreased fat 
· Increased exercise tolerance 
· Enhanced well being 
· Improved bone density 
· Improved skin tone 
· Improved healing
· Cardiovascular protection 
· Decreased blood pressure
· Improves depression 
· Prevents Alzheimer’s and dementia
· Improves lipids 
· Improves insulin sensitivity
· Increased libido                               
· Enhance sexual performance

PROGESTERONE 

Progesterone gets it's name from being the hormone of pregnancy (Pro-gestational-hormone).  Progesterone is secreted by the ovary. There are receptor sites in the uterus, breast, vagina, blood vessels and brain. One of its primary roles to maintain balance with estrogen. When women reach their forties, progesterone typically is the first hormone to slack off.  This is mainly because ovulation is slowing down.  This is what some term estrogen dominance but truly it is progesterone deficiency.  Progesterone's amazing qualities include:

  • Decreased menstrual bloating 
  • Decreased menstrual headache
  • Protection from uterine cancer 
  • Protection from breast cancer
  • Improves libido 
  • Reduces bloating
  • Improves sleep 
  • Improves mood
  • Reduction of PMS and menopause symptoms
  • Helps with polycystic ovarian syndrome
  • Improves osteoporosis, ovarian cysts, fibrocystic disease
  • Increase HDL cholesterol (Heart Dz prevention)

 DHEA

DHEA is a hormone secreted by nerve tissue and the adrenal glands. It is an endocrine precursor to other hormones (Testosterone, Progesterone, and Estrogen).   This is one of our stress hormones and is a backup to the cortisol production in our bodies.

DHEA levels fall with age but maintaining an optimal level helps:

· Reduces cardiovascular disease 
· Improves mood & well being 
· Decreases cholesterol and body fat
· Prevents osteoporosis 
· Assists with sleep
· FDA approved for lupus 
· Improved erectile dysfunction
· Protects against insulin resistance 
· Improved immunity
· Neurotransmitter 
· Prevention of diabetes/obesity
· Possible reduction of depressive symptoms 
· Decreased accumulation of abdominal fat

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Low testosterone is a condition that affects millions of men and produces a whole host of negative symptoms, but according to one study, not addressing it could lead to an increased risk of death. Researchers at Puget Sound Health Care System and University of Washington at Seattle investigated the hormone levels of 858 US military veterans over the age of 40. The study took place over 8 years, with doctors monitoring the testosterone levels of the men in the group, and examining their accompanying health issues.

The results of the study, which was published in the Archives of Internal Medicine, were nothing short of shocking: men who had low testosterone were at an 88% increased risk of death compared to men in the normal testosterone level group. This number comes even after adjusting for other factors that may have contributed to the increased risk of death such as age, illness, and obesity.  When further data analysis was done, and the number was adjusted for men who had died in the first year of the study, or had experienced a drop in testosterone due to a traumatic or stressful event, researchers found that men with low testosterone were at a 68% increased risk of death. The numbers are clear: there’s definitely a link between low testosterone levels and increased risk of death.

The study also found that 19% of men routinely had low testosterone, and another 28% fluctuated between low and normal levels. When extrapolated to the whole US population, these numbers mean that tens of millions of men suffer from low testosterone. That’s unfortunate, because thanks to modern medical science at American Longevity Center, low testosterone is not something that anyone has to live with.

Low Testosterone Is 100% Treatable

Low testosterone – also called andropause, is the male equivalent of menopause. It occurs naturally, with the average man seeing a decrease in testosterone levels of 1-2% per year after turning 30. Aside from having an increased risk of death, men with low testosterone might experience fatigue, tiredness, lack of energy or focus, depression, irritability, change in body composition, and a decline in libido or sexual performance.

Thankfully, with the hormone replacement therapy available at ALC, most men can see these symptoms eliminated altogether. With hormone replacement therapy, the body’s natural hormone production is supplemented, and a healthy balance is restored. Doctors at ALC custom design treatments for each man based on advanced diagnostic testing. The end result is that low testosterone, and related ailments, is a thing of the past.  It’s life sapping symptoms – and increased risk of death – are nothing more then unpleasant memories.

If you think you might have low testosterone, and would be a good candidate for hormone replacement therapy, consult the American Longevity Center today. Help is a phone call away!

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About Dr. Kelsey Klausmeyer, ND

Dr. Klausmeyer’s interest in medicine began at an early age after suffering a severe car accident. Conventional medicine saved his life but was unable to address the lingering health concerns that persisted long after the event. It was in natural medicine that Dr. Klausmeyer found solutions to the chronic conditions left from the 

accident, which prompted him to pursue studies in natural medicine with a feverish devotion. Since that time he has completed massage therapy programs at two institutions (Total Health Works in Wichita, KS and Bellevue Massage School in Bellevue, WA), a bachelors of arts degree in medical anthropology and pre-med from Hampshire College, an apprenticeship in 5 Element acupuncture, certification in craniosacral therapy and a doctorate of naturopathic medicine from Bastyr University. In addition to these studies, he has attended many weekend workshops and medical conventions on various topics to offer his patients the very best medical care possible.

Central to Dr. Klausmeyer’s philosophy is to alleviate suffering and that illness is not without meaning. He takes the time to understand his patients’ stories and to help them discern meaning from sometimes difficult conditions. His goal is to empower patients to be proactive participants in their care and make healthy decisions in everyday life. He is excited to get to know you and work with you to develop a treatment plan that meets your needs.


Conditions Dr. Klausmeyer Treats:

  • Allergies
  • Asthma
  • Thyroid Disease
  • Hormonal Imbalance
  • Autoimmune Disorders
  • Migraines
  • Skin Problems
  • Digestive Disorders: IBS,Crohns, Celiac Disease, Ulcers
  • Infertility
  • Attention Disorders
  • Chronic Pain
  • Heavy Metal Toxicity
  • High Blood Pressure
  • Weight Loss
  • Chronic Fatique
  • Anxiety – Depression

Services Dr. Klausmeyer Provides:

  • Naturopathic Medicine
  • Acupuncture
  • Homeopathy
  • Cranial Sacral Therapy
  • Kineseology
  • Nutritional Testing
  • Detoxification
  • Allergy Testing
  • Lymphatic Draining
  • Bio-Identical Hormones
  • Acudetox
  • Pain Management

CranioSacral Therapy

Every day you endure stresses and strains which your body absorbs. Your body can only handle so much tension before the tissues begin to tighten and potentially affect the brain and spinal cord. This chronic tension can compromise the function of the central nervous system and the performance of nearly every other system of your body.

CranioSacral Therapy is a gentle, hands-on method of evaluating and enhancing the functioning of a physiological body system called the craniosacral system – comprised of the membranes and cerebrospinal fluid that surround and protect the brain and spinal cord. Starting with the weight of about a nickel practitioners evaluate your internal environment to locate and release any restrictions they find. Releasing these restrictions can help to improve the functioning of the central nervous system, naturally eliminate pain and stress, strengthen your resistance to disease and enhance your health and well-being. Upledger Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is effective for a wide range of health problems associated with pain and dysfunction, including:

  • Migraine and other Headaches
  • Chronic Neck and Back Pain
  • Stress and Tension-related Disorders
  • TMJ Syndrome
  • Fibromyalgia/Chronic Fatigue
  • Traumatic Brain and Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
  • Emotional/Neurovascular Disorders
  • Learning Disabilities
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Scoliosis
  • Neurovascular or Immune Disorders
  • Many Other Conditions

What To Expect From a Session?

A typical CST session will last about an hour, and takes place in a quiet room, with you remaining fully clothed and relaxed on a comfortable padded table. The therapist listens carefully with her hands to locate areas of tension or restriction, then, using gentle manual techniques will assist the body in releasing those restrictions. Craniosacral therapy may be used alone or combined with other subtle therapies to create powerful effects. The sessions are generally deeply relaxing, creating feelings of warmth or gentle pulsing in the areas the therapist is working on.


Naturopathic Medicine

Patients see Naturopathic doctors for many reasons. Some patients enjoy the extra time their ND spends with them to obtain a thorough history, listen to their story, provide medical counseling and explain their condition. Other patients feel safe seeing a holistic practitioner who has a medical education behind their recommendations. Whatever the reason, seeing a Naturopathic doctor can greatly improve your health and well-being.

How I can help you?

Problem specific visits/ wellness checks–to obtain assessment and treatment of a specific condition (such as food allergies, vitamin deficiencies and any healthcare concern) or to improve quality of health and well-being. Additional imaging and/or lab work and referrals to specialists may be necessary. Treatment may include botanical medicine, nutritional supplements, special dietary recommendations, exercise/ stretches, homeopathics, or any of the other services offered at InnerWorks.

Treatment focused visits– includes bodywork (craniosacral therapy, problem specific soft tissue massage), Naturopathic spinal manipulation and acupuncture for chronic conditions and overall well-being. 

Nutritional counseling: provides additional support for patients’ with special diets. 

“The squeaky wheel gets the grease” is not always the best approach in medicine as real problems often develop slowly and quietly. Regular visits to a Naturopathic doctor can help ensure that you are preventing disease, listening to the messages your body is giving you and maximizing your health and Well-being. If you are already having symptoms, schedule a visit to obtain assessment and treatment. Additional imaging and/or lab work and referrals to specialists may be necessary. Treatment may include botanical medicine, nutritional supplements, special dietary recommendations, exercise/ stretches, homeopathics, or any of the other services offered at InnerWorks.

Once a treatment program has been established, focused visits include bodywork (craniosacral therapy, soft tissue massage, muscle energy stretching). Naturopathic spinal manipulation and acupuncture for chronic conditions and overall well-being. These treatment alleviate the effects of stress on the body, assist with emotional and psychological well-being and are particularly helpful in cases of trauma, PTSD, motor vehicle accidents, sports injuries and conditions that conventional medicine has not satisfactorily treated.

In the next few months you will see additional Naturopathic services, such as:

Annual medical exams: female/male exams (including pelvic exam, pap smear, breast exam or testicular and prostate exam) lab work (lipids, blood glucose, hemoglobin A1c, chemistry and metabolic panels, CBC with differential and more as needed) and imaging as indicated. See our statement about insurance coverage.

Constitutional hydrotherapy, ultrasound and electric stimulation treatments.


Applied Kinesiology

This is a system of functional analysis and treatment of the mind-body. The patient is assessed with a simple biofeedback process. Findings and problems are thought of in five categories: Structural (e.g. muscles, joints), Chemical (e.g. sensitivities, nutrition), Organ Stress, Mental and Emotional Stressors,Electro-Magnetics (e.g. meridian/acupuncture imbalances). Corrections are made using gentle pressure on tissues, reflexes and acupoints; homeopathics, supplements and lifestyle changes are recommended. In addition, Dr. Kraskow uses several electrical devices including Computerized Body Assessment.


Homeopathy

Homeopathy is one of the most interesting, effective and misunderstood types of treatment. The generally recognized founder of modern homeopathy is Samuel Hahnemann, a German physician who coined the term "Homeopathy" (From the Greek, "like" + "suffering") in 1796. I will often ask my patients if they have a basic understanding of homeopathy, only to find out that they have misconceptions about what homeopathics are and how they work. Many people think that any natural remedy found in a health food store is a homeopathic which is not true. Hence, this article is here to clarify some basics about homeopathy.

Homeopathics are in a completely different class than pharmaceutical medications, herbs, vitamins or minerals. These other remedies are primarily chemical in their nature. You take them into your body and they react chemically with your body's systems. Homeopathic remedies taken into the body are thought to interact "energetically and/or informationally".

They are actually dilutions of substances (rather than the substances themselves) that are imprinted energetically. So how does this work? It is based on "The Law of Similars" and "serial dilution".

The law of similars is also known as "like cures like". Here's how it works. You start with a substance that if ingested, would create a symptom–lets say a runny nose. A homeopathic manufacturer takes that substance and processes it with a method similar to shaking, called succussion. The mixture is diluted several times (serial dilution) until the final product no longer has even a trace of the original substance. But, it does have the energetic imprint of the original substance, and the body recognizes that imprint. In the case of the runny nose, the body recognizes the energetic imprint of the substance that would create the runny nose. This brings the body's attention to any runny nose issue, and then the body responds, making corrections as needed. I particularly appreciate the fact that the body is encouraged to do the actual correction. The list of uses for homeopathic remedies is endless.

One of the fascinating things about homeopathy is that while the process of creating a homeopathic described above is most typical, homeopathy can also start with substances that taken in their original form are beneficial. An example of this would be Echinacea, an herb used to support immune function. This herb may be used in a herbal form or a homeopathic form. The homeopathic form provides the energetic imprint, stimulating the body's immune system.

One of the most important uses of homeopathy is to assist with mental and emotional stressors. These remedies help change a person's perspective (e.g. reducing anger, fear, trauma etc.).

Because they are non-chemical, they are significantly safer than any other kind of remedy – Safe, Effective, Natural, Non-Addictive.

The choice of which homeopathic to be used can be complicated. It is often based on the many aspects of the symptomatic picture. As a Kinesiologist, I scan neurological reflexes to assist in the choice. In addition, I use a computer to assess and generate homeopathic remedies.


For more information call Dr. Klausmeyer at (316) 946-0990 or Contact Us online.

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About Infinity Age:

Who is Infinity Age? Infinity Age is a nationwide network of Doctors and consultants. At Infinity Age we have one combined goal, to get you looking your best and feeling in your 20s again. Between our state of the art therapies, exercise plans, and nutrition counseling we are confident the saying “age is only a number” will truly apply to you. What does Infinity Age do?

  • A comprehensive review of symptoms, medical, family and personal history
  • Testing – saliva, urine and/or blood laboratory analysis
  • Natural Hormone balancing
  • Ongoing evaluations
  • Quality compounded pharmacy
  • Fitness programs
  • Nutrition planning
  • Stress reduction plans

What can you expect? There is no cookie cutter therapy, exercise program, or nutritional program that will work the same for everyone. That is why most clinics HRT advice, magazines, and exercise videos don’t get you the results you deserve. Infinity Age custom tailors everything in your program to insure you get the results you want and deserve.


Specialized Services Offered At Infinity Age:

  • HGH Therapy – Human Growth Hormone Therapy
  • Testosterone Therapy
  • Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • IV Nutrition Therapy – IV Therapy
  • Chelation Therapy
  • Anti-Aging Services
  • Laser Skin Services
  • Cosmetic Skin Procedures
  • HCG Weight Loss

TESTOSTERONE THERAPY

Sufficient Testosterone Makes Men Stronger And Muscular

Testosterone therapy is not just about enhancing muscle mass, but it improves overall performance of a man in routine life activities. In real, it’s an anti-aging formula that performs magically to remove the signs of aging while promoting youthfulness for longer years. Sexual relationship becomes enjoyable if testosterone is sufficient inside body.

Testosterone – The Reason For Masculine Properties

Testosterone hormone is mainly a male hormone released by testicles, though women also have little quantities of this hormone. It helps in regulating many body functions and maintaining a good shape. It works efficiently in the areas of

• Libido
• Bone Mass
• Sperm Count
• Distribution Of Fat
• Muscular Strength
• Production Of Red Blood Cells

Testosterone Deficiency 

Like all other hormones, testosterone hormone also declines with age. The decline rate is 1%/year after 30 years of aging. Consulting an expert physician can help you out to determine the testosterone deficiency, also termed as Hypogonadism. You might get either a natural supplementation or a synthetic version of testosterone to get a balance.

How Does Testosterone Affect The Process Of Aging?

Sexual Performance:

Low testosterone levels result in poor sex drive, erectile dysfunction and sometimes infertility.

Insomnia

Testosterone deficiency affects the sleep patterns while leading to severe stage of insomnia.

Physician Affects

Testosterone deficiency causes more fat accumulation, weak muscles and bones, reduced strength, gynecomastia (tender breasts), and early hair loss.

Emotional Imbalance

Lowered testosterone level results in dwindling self confidence, poor motivation, depression attacks, and lack of concentration.

Testosterone Therapy – Secret Of Vitality And Youthfulness

Testosterone deficiency is treated well with testosterone therapy, provided expert support is there with you like that offered by Infinity Age. Improved vitality is apparent in men who have been taking testosterone supplementation for fighting against deficiency. Positive results are exposed by most of the studies conducted to show how testosterone therapy works for better health. There are some mixed results as well in which men have witnessed more strength and less muscle mass gain. It all depends on the right diagnosis, right prescription and right administration of medicines.

Testosterone Therapy Is Not Risk-Free – Consult Our Expert Physicians

Like other hormone therapies, testosterone therapy is also not risk-free. Main risks associated with testosterone therapy include the following:

• Acne (skin reaction)
• Breast enlargement
• Testicular shrinkage (cause of low sperm count)
• Benign prostatic hyperplasia (supporting prostate cancer)
• Sleep apnea (serious sleeping disorder with disturbed breathing)
• Polycythemia (more production of red blood cells leading to cardiac disease) 

Worried About Artificial Treatment? If Yes Then Contact Infinity Age For Bio-Identical Treatment

Infinity Age provides proven bio-identical treatment to the patients of testosterone deficiency. Base of this treatment is all natural molecules as found inside human body. It means there is nothing artificial introduced into the blood stream, but all recognized components.

What are you waiting for? Contact us as soon as possible; we are natural testosterone therapy providers with guaranteed results.


HGH THERAPY

Balanced Hormones – Way To Live Younger And Healthier

Hormones are life secretions and are necessary to maintain a healthy and youthful body. It was an old concept that hormones decline as we age, but research shows that declining hormones is one major reason of aging to happen. HGH Human Growth hormone, responsible for growth and development of a body, needs restoration if delayed aging is a dream. HGH Human Growth hormone therapy is, no doubt, a rescue for hormone deficiency sufferers. It has been successfully making people enjoying high quality of life through balanced hormones.

HGH Production Facts:

HGH production as observed during aging is
• 500mcg at 20 years
• 200 mcg at 40 years
• 25 mcg at 80 years

Worried About Hormone Decline? Come With Us For Best HGH Therapy In Market 

HGH Deficiency – Causes 

HGH hormone decline can occur due to any reasons other than aging. It can be genetic, it can be acquired. Most common acquired causes of HGH deficiency are

• Infection
• Radiation
• Pituitary tumour
• Immune system disorders
• Removal of pituitary gland
• Malfunctioning of pituitary gland due to a disease

Don’t Allow HGH Deficiency Symptoms To Worsen Your Life – Infinity Age Is The Right Help

HGH Deficiency – Symptoms

HGH hormone deficiency has different symptoms for different age groups. The symptoms that appear in children are growth related, but in adults these are based on poor performance of systems and organs.

HGH Deficiency In Adults

In adults, if any of the following g symptoms are found, tests recommended by endocrinologist are needed to start HGH therapy.
• Insomnia
• Skin thinning
• Muscle fatigue
• Slow heart beat
• Declining energy
• Depression attacks
• Lowered bone mass
• Raised blood pressure
• Raised cholesterol levels
• Weight gain at abdominal area

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HGH Therapy – Advantages

HGH therapy is not less than a miraculous invention of scientists. With lots of benefits, this HGH treatment method is recommended by physicians to adults who want to stay young for longer life years.

HGH therapy can:.

• Promote lean mass
• Increase bone mass
• Reduce osteoporosis
• Improve hair texture
• Improve mood swings
• Lower fat accumulation
• Correct heart functioning
• Strengthen immune system
• Improve energy and stamina
• Keep blood pressure in control
• Make skin healthy and glowing
• Help getting better sleep patterns
• Make better the cholesterol picture
• Enhance libido and improves sexual relationship
• Help treating Type II Diabetes and Crohn’s disease

Best Results Are Based On Expert Prescription – We Have The Right Physicians For You

Who Should Take HGH Therapy?

HGH therapy for men and women is categorized into three groups.

1. HGH Hormone deficient people above 25 years of age, who want to delay the aging process, enhance life quality and improve sexual relationship.
2. People interested in sports and want to enhance their performance, improve stamina, and desire more flexibility.
3. Adults with inactive lifestyle, no traces of HGH human growth hormone in their blood, and poor immune system. 

Above mentioned categories can gain benefit from HGH supplements if there are quite low levels of somatotropin within blood. It is an estimated fact that 90-95% hormone deficient people can gain advantage of HGH therapy.

Caution is required during pregnancy, while trying to conceive, consuming prescription drugs, or having cancer, but if you consult expert physicians at Infinity Age, best results would be obtained regarding HGH Therapy against whatever reason you have for hormone deficiency.

Contact Us; We Will Bring Back Your Natural Youthfulness! 


Bio-Identical Hormone Therapy For Women

Optimize Your Physical State, Feel Like You Are In Your 30’s Again!

Aging is difficult enough for women without having to suffer from declining hormone levels. Women often complain of a diminished sense of well being, chronic fatigue, and a loss of libido just to mention a few hormone imbalance symptoms.

This is not necessary!

Once women realize they can restore their natural hormones (their bodies once made abundantly) with bioidentical hormones, they can restore their energy, feelings of well being, and sexuality.

Too many women have given up trying to find the right combination of estrogen and testosterone hormones. Once this hormonal balance is determined, combining hormone replacement with a healthy lifestyle and appropriate diet, will allow females to return to a healthy and vibrant lifestyle as well as maximize the years in which to enjoy it.
Women’s Hormone Deficiencies

For many women there is a tremendous void in treatment of menopause symptoms. Hot flashes and mood swings are just the tip of the iceberg. Some of the earlier signs and symptoms of estrogen deficiency are frequent waking at night. These sleep disturbances are one of the earliest symptoms of beginning hormonal deficiency. Many others are present, including such things as mental fogginess. A woman’s short-term retention may be dwindling and her concentration and focus isn’t as good as it used to be. Frequently, women may experience some loss of energy to the point that they actually slide into symptoms of chronic fatigue.

In addition, women may experience some mood swings and irritability, and at the extreme may actually develop feelings of depression. With the loss of energy and chronic fatigue, we also find ourselves unable to exercise as much as we have in the past, or to recover as quickly when we do exercise. We find ourselves sliding into increasing weight gain in spite of attempts at exercising. One that is not so frequently discussed is the loss of sexual drive. Not only is our energy level and sense of wellbeing diminishing, but anticipation and enjoyment of sexual activity is waning as well.

Unfortunately, so many times these symptoms are simply attributed to normal aging. From many physicians, it is assumed when we eradicate hot flashes and night sweats, we have alleviated the menopausal syndrome. All of these symptoms are frequently attributed to the normal aging process. While we cannot reverse the aging process, we can certainly optimize it by restoring the normal balance of estrogen, progesterone and testosterone in the menopausal woman.

Extensive research has shown hormone replacement therapy may have additional benefits for women after menopause. 
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  • Memory loss and mental function. Studies have shown estrogen can protect against some memory loss and improve learning, even in some Alzheimer’s disease patients.
  • Colorectal cancer. Various studies have pointed to a decreased risk in colorectal cancer in women who take HRT.
  • Diabetes. HRT may help women with diabetes control their blood sugar levels better after menopause.
  • Incontinence. A decline in estrogen levels may contribute to incontinence. HRT can help restore the lining of the urethra help support the bladder.
  • Migraine. Many postmenopausal women report a decreased incidence of migraines after take HRT. However, women who had experienced migraines related to their menstrual period may report flare-ups of the headaches.
  • Urinary tract infections. Some women experience an increase in urinary tract infections during menopause. Researchers believe that the use of estrogen may help the body resist infection.
  • Teeth. Women who take estrogen are less likely to lose their teeth, because the same properties that help prevent bone loss apply to preventing bone loss in the mouth.
  • Vision. Evidence exists that HRT may help prevent glaucoma and macular degeneration, two common causes of blindness.

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The Digestive Tract Truly Is Our Second Brain - By Dr. Screven Edgerton, OB/GYN – Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Doctor, Functional Medicine Doctor, Anti-Aging Doctor, Weight Management, Nutrition and Detoxification, Brain Wellness, Acupuncture Treatment – Austin, Texas


G.I. Health

The gastrointestinal tract is truly the second brain of our bodies.  Nearly all nutrition, vitamins, bioidentical hormones and medications must go through this system. If there is inflammation, disease, or irritation then individuals could be compromised.  Gut dysfunction can lead to poor absorption of nutrition and more.  You may have common symptoms such as diarrhea, constipation, bloating, and reflux but many patients have poor digestion without symptoms.

Did you know that many of the neurotransmitters that our brains use are made in the gastrointestinal tract? Approximately 70% of all serotonin is made in the gastrointestinal system.  This is the amino acid that virtually all anti-depressant technology is based upon.  If you have problems with your gut, it could affect your brain and your mood.

The majority of our immune system also lies within our gut.  A healthy GI system allows us to maintain the best defense against stress and illness.

We realize that if we address the dysfunction of the GI system, we will promote overall improved health.

We use DNA BASED tests to evaluate the presence of inflammation, immunity, bacteria, parasites, yeast and more.  This test far exceeds the capability of culture based analysis by detection of organisms that cannot be cultured. Correcting any problem here facilitates the proper function and absorption of the gut.  We then take the next step and recommend the right supplements to restore vitality to your GI tract.  We will show you what to take for normal digestion such as prebiotics, probiotics, and digestive enzymes.

FOOD ALLERGY TESTING is another way that we can evaluate and promote better GI health. As humans we are creatures of habit and often eat the same foods repetitively.  This however often pushes our system to become intolerant to these foods.  Inflammation can increase and the system/body can be compromised.  Testing for sensitivity to food has been beneficial for reducing IBS, improving immunity, losing weight, asthma, skin disorder, headaches, and more.

Unfortunately, the American diet is nutritionally poor.  Our food industry changes food so that they are processed or modified to stay on the shelf longer at the grocery store.  If you compound that with the fast food nation we have become, we are at a disadvantage even when we try to eat as healthy as possible.

By understanding the gastrointestinal tract and what the underlying problems may be, we can create a state of ultimate digestion plus maximal absorption for food, supplements, and medicines.

Here are 10 Rules to Promote Optimal Gut Function and Weight Loss

1. The “80/20” Rule If you don’t give yourself a break once in a while you will fall off your diet program.  Be diligent 80% of the time and give yourself a treat for the remaining 20%. (Example: one beer, a glass of wine, small dessert, etc)  Remember to regain your focus if you have the occasional indulgence.

2. The “Rule of Whites” Avoid white sugar, flour, rice and salt.  These things have little nutritional benefit and actually may strip your body of vital nutrients.  Strive to eat whole grain, brown rice, sea salt, and stevia type sugar substitute instead.

3. Eat Protein with every Meal Our bodies, brain, and muscles need protein for fuel and metabolic activity.  We should have a minimum of 20 grams with each meal.

4. Portion Control The American Diet is out of control!  We have grown up on huge portions and a supersize mentality.  Start focusing on eating smaller portions of better foods.  If you go out to eat, get in the habit of splitting a meal with a friend or taking half home.

5. YOU NEED WATER Most of us walk around dehydrated.  Water helps us detoxify our body.  Adequate water intake also reduces overeating.  Some of your hunger cravings could actually be thirst!  Divide your body weight (lbs) by 2.  That is the amount of ounces you should consume daily.

6. Journal your Calories and Exercise If you make an effort to record what your intake is on a daily basis then you are less likely to make poor choices. Documenting your exercise lets you see the calories you burn. Having a daily calorie goal gives you a target that will result in weekly weight loss. A variety of free internet sites and phone applications can assist you with documenting your foods and exercise.

7. Exercise You will not achieve your weight loss goals or attain optimal health without exercise. Start at your comfort level and then push yourself.  Strive for 40 minutes of exercise 5 days a week.  A variety of exercise will prevent you from becoming burned out. Find something fun or buddy up with a friend to increase your focus and success

8. Avoid Processed Foods  You should stay away from foods that contain MSG (monosodium glutamate), partially hydrogenated anything, genetically modified GMO, high fructose corn syrup, etc.  The more lean meats, fruits and raw vegetables you can eat – the better. A handful of almonds and is a great snack to satisfy cravings between meals.

9. Smoothies  A great “on the go” meal (especially for breakfast) is a smoothie shake.  There are tons of these on the market but beware of high carbs, fructose, and calories.  Premier Health and Wellness has created a new type of “Slender” Smoothie that is a detoxifying meal replacement shake. We use a hypo-allergenic pea protein (20g) for optimal metabolism. It is low calorie, low carb, and low sugar. If you replace 1-2 meals a day with a smoothie, you have reduced your calorie total tremendously heading into your evening meal!

10. Consider a Nutritionist Consultation Most of us have had little or no training on how to eat well. Invest some time in your health and get the proper information.

Carolyn McMakin, MA, DC – Frequency Specific Microcurrent Education, Training and Seminars For Doctors and Practitioners- Treating Neuropathic Pain, Macular Degeneration, Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain in Head, Neck and Face, Chronic Back Pain, Shingles, Herpes, Detoxification – World Wide

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Carolyn McMakin, MA, DC – Frequency Specific Microcurrent Education, Training and Seminars For Doctors and Practitioners- Treating Neuropathic Pain, Fibromyalgia, Myofascial Pain in Head, Neck and Face, Chronic Back Pain, Shingles, Herpes, Detoxification – World Wide


What Is Frequency Specific Microcurrent:

FSM was developed by Dr. Carolyn McMakin in 1995 using frequencies passed on from an osteopath in Canada who had a practice that came with a machine made in the 1920’s. Dr. McMakin developed protocols for the treatment of myofascial pain in 1996 and presented her clinical data at the American Back Society national meeting in December 1997. In 1998, she published paper on the “Treatment of chronic resistant myofascial pain in the head, neck and face” in Topics in Clinical Chiropractic. In addition to other published FSM papers, Dr. McMakin’s textbook “Frequency Specific Microcurrent in Pain Management” was recently published by Elsevier. Dr. McMakin began teaching FSM in 1997 to see if the effects of FSM were reproducible. By June 1997 it was clear that the effects were reproducible and the seminars have evolved into a three day intensive class in the use of frequency protocols, the differential diagnosis of pain generators and neurologic conditions.
 

The frequencies were developed in the early 1900’s and were used with funky looking electronic equipment that fell out of use in the 1940’s. Microcurrent was introduced as a battery operated physical therapy modality in the 1980’s in Europe and the USA. Microcurrent devices deliver frequencies and current in millionths of an amp and have been shown in published studies to increase energy (ATP) production in cells by 500%.

Since 1997, hundreds of practitioners around the world have taken the FSM seminar and use this amazing new technique to help patients recover from myofascial pain, fibromyalgia, sports injuries, concussion and many other health concerns. The FSM seminar teaches frequency protocols, differential diagnosis of pain complaints and hands on use of the microcurrent equipment. Our students evaluate the seminars consistently with 5/5 value approval ratings.


Carolyn McMakin, MA, DC is the leading authority and developer of Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM). She maintains a part time clinical practice, participates in research and teaches seminars on the use of FSM in the United States, Australia, Ireland and Europe. She has lectured at the National Institutes of Health and at numerous conferences in the US, England, Canada and Australia on the subjects of fibromyalgia and chronic pain syndromes.


Changing Medicine One Patient at a Time

Frequency Specific Microcurrent is an exciting new way of treating nerve and muscle pain and many other conditions using specific frequencies and micro amperage current. There are hundreds of practitioners in the US, Australia, Ireland, and Canada using FSM to create miraculous changes in patients to reduce pain and improve health. Most of the time FSM produces immediate and dramatic changes in tissue that makes it an indispensable tool in treating pain and many other health concerns.

For example, there is one frequency combination that is only useful for shingles and herpes. In the shingles prodrome it eliminates the pain and prevents the blisters from breaking out. In herpes outbreaks, it eliminates the pain and heals the blisters in hours with only a one hour treatment.

This frequency combination is only good for this purpose and is not useful for anything else. We have not found anyone it does not work on or any other condtion for which it is useful. The frequency to reduce inflammation reduces inflammation in a blinded animal study more effectively than any drug ever tested in this animal model. No other frequency reduced inflammation at all. The frequency specific effect is remarkable and reproducible.

There are FDA restrictions on what we can say, report or claim as an effect of the use of microcurrent as a device for the treatment of any condition other than a general “treatment of pain” statement.

Microcurrent instruments are all approved under the general class of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulators (“TENS”) devices even though microcurrent is 1000 times less current than TENS.

TENS devices can only make claims about general relief of pain. This doesn’t change what we can do, it changes what we can say about what we can do. All references to clinical effects other than simple pain control refer to frequency resonance effects not the effects of microcurrent.


Pain Management FSM has changed what is possible in pain management. FSM can treat chronic myofascial pain quickly, easily, and comfortably. Nerve pain from nerve traction injuries, disc bulges, herniations, herpes and shingles can be treated successfully by FSM Practitioners.

There are protocols for kidney stone pain, disc and facet joint generated pain that give rapid and often lasting relief. The protocol for fibromyalgia associated with neck trauma offers pain relief, unprecendented changes in inflammatory cytokines and hope for the 2 million patients who suffer from this condition.

There are never any promises with medical procedures but Frequency Specific Microcurrent offers hope.

If you are a patient, check our list of trained practitioners near you who can bring the benefits of frequency specific microcurrent to your health care program.

Frequency Specific Microcurrent (FSM) uses microamperage current to increase energy production in cells and specific frequencies to change cellular function with electromagnetic signaling. FSM has been reported to improve sight in patients suffering from macular degeneration. While there have been no controlled trials, the anecdotes from clinicians suggest that the treatment is helpful in improving visual acuity and slowing progression of the condition. There are no known risks and no adverse reactions have been reported but patients seeking treatment should be aware that this is a new treatment for this condition and the potential risks are unknown.

FSM recommends that trained professionals such as optometrists, opthalmologists, and medical physicians trained to treat the eye be sought to treat macular degeneration with FSM.

There are five FSM practitioners in the US who treat the eye with FSM for macular degeneration and other conditions. To find out more information, please call the clinics directly.

FSM Practitioners

Richard Luekenga, OD and David Graf, OD
Valley Vision Clinic
Richfield, UT
435-896-8142

Shirley Hartman, MD
Mandarin Wellness Center
Jacksonville, FL
904-268-5826

Kenneth Welker, MD
Oregon Optimal Health
Eugene, OR
541-762-1155

Todd Robinson, MD
Robinson Family Clinic
Lakeland, FL
863-646-5088

If you would like information on FSM seminars sent to your eye care practitioner, please send us an email at info@frequencyspecific.com.

Learn How to Use this Amazing Technique

Our medical, chiropractic, and naturopathic physicans, physical and occupational therapists, licensed acupuncturists, registered nurses and massage therapists have been using FSM for over 13 years to successfully treat myofascial pain from trigger points, tendonitis, nerve pain, peripheral neuropathies, shingles, herpes, kidney stone pain, fibromyalgia and medical conditions associated with inflammation. To learn how to use this amazing new technique, join us for a three day seminar.  Read More


Frequency Specific Microcurrent Classes The Core Seminar covers basic microcurrent information and the use of specific frequencies and protocols thought to address specific tissues and conditions based on the principles of bio-resonance. The first part of the course focuses on the frequencies and protocols used to treat chronic myofascial pain, new injuries, and injuries less than six weeks old, discogenic pain, post concussive syndrome and neuropathic pain. The third day of the course focuses on the frequencies needed to treat visceral conditions, and functional medicine applications.

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Already attended a Core Seminar? You can re-attend at a discounted price. Call 1.360.695.7500 for more details.

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To register, please call 1.360.695.7500 or toll-free 1.877.695.7500, or email us directly at info@frequencyspecific.com

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Can Chelation Therapy Help With Heavy Metal Detoxification? – Dr. Kristine Reese, ND – Naturopathic Doctor – Lotus Rain Naturopathic Clinic – IV Nutrition Therapy, Bio-identical Hormone Therapy, Chelation Therapy, Integrative Cancer Treatment, Anxiety, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Detoxification, Naturopathic Medicine – San Diego, California

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Can Chelation Therapy Help With Heavy Metal Detoxification? - Dr. Kristine Reese, ND – Naturopathic Doctor – Lotus Rain Naturopathic Clinic – IV Nutrition Therapy, Bio-identical Hormone Therapy, Chelation Therapy, Integrative Cancer Treatment, Anxiety, Allergies, Autoimmune Disorders, Detoxification, Naturopathic Medicine – San Diego, California 

What is Chelation Therapy?

Chelation is the process of removing a heavy metal from the bloodstream to treat lead or mercury poisoning. Chelation can help improve cardiovascular disease, erectile dysfunction and Raynaud's Disease.

Heavy metal toxicity from chronic environmental exposure is often unrecognized because its symptoms are similar to many other health conditions: fatigue, nausea, insomnia, impaired mental function, nervousness, and even damage to vital organs. Although some heavy metals are part of a healthy diet (the trace elements iron, copper, manganese, and zinc), others (including arsenic, lead, mercury, cadmium, and aluminum) may become toxic when they accumulate in soft tissues after exposure through food, water, air, or absorption through the skin. Although arsenic and lead still lead the list of toxic heavy metals, potential mercury poisoning from fish such as tuna and swordfish, childhood immunizations, and dental fillings has caused increased concern. Chelating agents that bind to the heavy metals often are used to detoxify the body.

Derived from the Greek word for “claw,” chelation is the process of chemically binding metal ions and removing them from the tissue, to be filtered from the blood in the kidneys and eventually excreted in the urine. Chelating agents may be administered orally, intramuscularly, or intravenously.

Common chelating agents are:

• EDTA
• CaEDTA
• DMSA
• IV Vitamins 

EDTA chelation removes metals and minerals from the blood, such as lead, iron, copper, and calcium, and is approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to treat lead poisoning and toxicity from other heavy metals.

DMPS DMSA (dimercaptosuccinic acid) and EDTA (ethylenediamine tetraacetic acid) are chelators physicians utilize to remove heavy metals from patients suspected of heavy metal poisoning. 

Learn about our other San Diego Naturopathic medical services:

• Naturopathic Primary Care
 Diet and Nutrition
 Detoxification / Allergy
 Botanical Medicine
 Sports Massage
 Homeopathy
 Hormonal Balance
 Acupuncture
 Hydrotherapy
 Chelation
 Personal Nutrition Training