Fall Liver Cleanse

The change of season is a great time to cleanse your liver, bowels and elimination systems.  Detox before the holidays and make sure your body can handle any indiscretions or over indulgences and keep yourself feeling great! Check out our Liver Cleanse here! Liver CleanseIn Health & Service,  Dr. Roland F. Phillips D.C.     […]

The Gut and Thyroid Connection

There are currently 27 million American with Hypo- (low) thyroidism, mostly female, and nearly half are undiagnosed. The majority (90%) of adult hypothyroidism is due to Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis or Hashimoto’s Disease.  This is an Auto Immune process, inflammatory in nature, where the body’s immune system is attacking its own thyroid.  It will begin with acute […]

Calcium Mal-Absorption As A Side Effect Of Acid Suppressants

A person may have a history of indigestion, acid reflux or ulcers and then is given a proton pump inhibitor (Prilosec, Protonix & Prevacid).  In May, the FDA after reviewing studies of PPI’s, issued a warning of the significant side effects of PPI’s: increased risk of hip, wrist and spine fractures with high doses or […]

Anti-Biotics and Digestive Disturbances

Dr. John Redman Coxe, 1773-1864, wrote that “The longer I live, the less confidence I have in drugs and the greater my confidence in the regulation and administration of diet and regimen.”  Sounds like a wise man. Its all about our 6 Essentials. From the American Journal of Gastro-enterology, Oct. 12, 2010, Shaw, et al : […]