Yearly Archives: 2014

Intravenous Symposium of Anti Aging Medicine A4M

1-681x1024I recently attended an Intravenous Symposium by the American Academy of Anti-aging Medicine (A4M) in New Orleans. It was wonderful to be a part of a group of highly educated professionals including Surgeons, ER doctors, psychiatrists, osteopathic physicians and Naturopathic Doctors. All but the Naturopathic Doctors looked at this type of medicine (Functional and Regenerative Medicine) as thinking “outside of the box”.
Continue reading

The Risks of Developing Skin Cancer

skin cancer

Skin cancer is similar to most types of cancer where a known, single cause has not been found. Most cancers seem to be the result of a complex mix of many risk factors such as life style choices, exposure to known cancer-causing substances in the environment. The frequency and accumulation of the exposure to a risk factor increases the chances that cancer will develop. Therefore it may take many years for cancer to develop after exposure to a risk factor.

Continue reading

MAPS conference ADHD Autism & ASD Treatments

On my second day of attending the Medical Academy of Pediatric Special Needs conference, an organization dedicated to the research and treatment of Pediatric Disorders such as Autism and ADHD, I picked up the daily USA Today newspaper. There, front page headline I read “Autism rates jump again: 1 in 68 children affected. This was according to a report released by the CDC.
Continue reading