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Allergies (Airborne)

Dr. William Whittaker, a prominent alternative medical doctor writes: “People with airborne allergies are cursed by an over-vigilant immune system, which responds to relatively harmless substances such as pollen, mold spores, or animal dander with an all-out attack. An antibody … Continue reading

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Our Houston office is accepting new patients!

Great news! Our Houston office has cleared the waiting list, and we are accepting new patients again! We thank you for your patience, and are looking forward to seeing you soon. To schedule an appointment at The Whole Health Center … Continue reading

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Risk of a Mammogram

While the controversy over mammograms continues to rage, I’m frequently asked my opinion on this topic. I am sure that whatever my position is on this controversy, it can be refuted from the medical literature. There are literally thousands of … Continue reading

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Got alternatives? We do!

In addition to the regularly AMA and TMB accepted methods, The Whole Health Center Houston practice often uses diagnostic and treatment methods that are known as complementary, alternative, or wholistic. Some of these methods have not been accepted by consensus mainstream … Continue reading

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Scripture Prescriptions

Helpful verses for when you are… Angry Confused Depressed Deserted by loved ones Discouraged Fearful In doubt about God In financial trouble In need of peace Physically sick Troubled Angry Jam 1:19, 20 My dear brothers, take note of this: … Continue reading

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Adverse Drug Reactions: How Serious Is the Problem and How Often and Why Does It Occur?

Although some adverse drug reactions are not very serious, others cause the death, hospitalization, or serious injury of  more than 2 million people in the United states each year, including more than 100,000 fatalities. In fact, adverse drug reactions are … Continue reading

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About the Swine Flu

Thank you for asking my opinion about the Swine Flu epidemic. As far as science is concerned, I have only the opinions of the experts. The vice president says to avoid airplanes, and Dr. Mark from New Brownfels says it has … Continue reading

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Crohn’s Disease

We have successfully treated many cases of Crohn’s by using the methods described below. Normally we do a blood food allergy test and a comprehensive stool analysis (in addition to the routine lab) to determine the root cause of the problem. … Continue reading

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Lab Test Explanations

CBC (Complete Blood Count) Complete Blood Count is an essential test for almost all patients. It detects anemia, infections, leukemia, mononucleosis, and many other diseases. A complete blood count includes the following tests: White blood count: Determination of the number of white blood … Continue reading

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Hyperlipidemia

Cholesterol is a major component of plaque in arteries. Lowering cholesterol decreases its accumulation in arteries and will decrease the amount of plaque and frequency of heart attacks. Most plaques are asymptomatic before a heart attack – even when the vessel … Continue reading

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