Author Archives: drmanso

Nutritional Counseling

At Whole Health Center Houston, we recognize the importance of food and exercise on overall health. Therefore, diet and lifestyle changes are essential to many of our treatment protocols. We do not use a standard dietary recommendation or protocol for … Continue reading

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Migraines and Other Headaches

We find the root cause for migraines and other headaches. Common causes of migranes and headaches are: food allergies caffeine thyroid problems hormone imbalances spinal missalignment, etc. Most of our patients are headache-free without medications.

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General Practice

Dr. Manso is a Board Certified Medical Doctor in Family Practice. He has been in General Practice since 1975. His experience includes thousands of cases of pediatrics, internal medicine, trauma, orthopedics, general surgery, neurology, allergies, dermatology, gynecology, psychiatry, nutrition, etc. In … Continue reading

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Gout, Gouty Arthritis, High Uric Acid

Dr. Manso used to suffer from gout himself, but has been free from the illness for 20 years. We treat gout with diet, controlling the pH (acidity) of the body, and sometimes using prescription meds such as Colchicine, Zyloprim (Allopurinol), … Continue reading

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Heat Illness Prevention

U.S. Department of Health And Human Services Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Heat-related deaths and illness are preventable yet annually many people succumb to extreme heat. Historically, from 1979 to 1999, excessive heat exposure caused 8,015 deaths in the United States. During this period, more … Continue reading

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Heavy Metals Affect Aging and Disease

Role of Heavy Metals in Diseases and Aging Research Confirms Benefits of Chelation with EDTA by Ward Dean, MD In the two previous issues of Vitamin Research News, both intravenous chelation therapy with EDTA were discussed. EDTA is a synthetic … Continue reading

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Hair Loss: A Growing Concern

Introduction There are many reasons why hair loss occurs, including nutrient excesses and deficiencies, impaired circulation, and hormonal imbalances.  Let’s begin by describing the structure and growth of hair. The Structure of the Hair Hair is a connective tissue composed … Continue reading

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Sciatica or Chronic Low Back Pain – Colchicine

Intravenous and oral colchicine is an invaluable treatment modality for people suffering from sciatica or chronic low back pain. Patients that have had sciatica for years despite seeing numerous specialists have experienced complete and permanent pain relief with as little … Continue reading

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DHEA

DHEA Hormone Basics The DHEA hormone remains at low levels throughout a child’s life until age 7 at which time the DHEA level will start climbing. The hormone will peak at its maximum by the time a human being is … Continue reading

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Naturopathic Medicine

Dr. Manso has practiced naturopathic medicine for 20 years. What is Naturopathic Medicine? Naturopathic medicine blends centuries-old natural, non-toxic therapies with current advances in the study of health and human systems, covering all aspects of family health from prenatal to … Continue reading

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