Exercise and The Immune System

Multiple studies support that exercise in the Moderate Zone will modulate up the immune system.  Changes in musculo-skeletal, respiratory, cholesterol and blood pressure all indicate moderate exercise has a beneficial effect on our bodies. What recent studies now suggest is that to increase exercise will increase the risk of upper respiratory infection by suppression of […]

The 5 Things You Need To Ask Yourself Before You Come In For Care

We are different at Desert Dove Health & Wellness Center.  We make no apologies and put everything up front.  We are Wholistic (see the whole, rather than treat the parts), Health Oriented (health is the goal; of mind, body, soul &  habits not the treating of a symptom), and Pro Active (we remove interference when […]

50 Tenants Of B.E.S.T. (in no particular order)

1.  Our bodies are acid by function, alkaline by design. 2.  Love them more, expect less. 3.  How I respond to life is what I request from life. 4.  Medicine alters the effects of the disease and changes the symptom pattern. 5.  If it is to be it is up to me. 6.  Think about […]

The Obesity Epidemic

From Organic Connections Statistical Source: Dream magazine, Winter 2004, published by Children’s Hospital Boston.  Children’s Hospital Boston is the primary pediatric hospital of Harvard Medical School. Just some food for thought Increase in childhood obesity in the past 25 years: 2.3- to 3.3- fold Estimated increase, in the past 20 years, in the prevalence of […]