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    Staying Strong

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    Staying Strong Michael Gerber, MD, HMD There are uncountable ways to maintain our strength.  My favorite ways to maintain strength are well known for those of you who read my columns. Diet If you eat junk food, fast food, soda, gum, damaged, processed omega 6 oils, such as corn oil,...
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    Monthly Miracles

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    Monthly Miracles By Michael Gerber, MD, HMD Burns Reversing the Ischemic Damage and Angiogenesis There are everyday miracles for curing minor burns and serious miracles for major burns. It behooves us all to be students of burn therapy because they present in our families and patients and if incorrectly treated...
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    Super Sweets

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    By Michael Gerber, MD, HMD Sweets are a part of life.  When you have a sweet craving it is advisable to choose the least toxic variety of the many products available.  Although not inexpensive the following alternatives offer health benefits and less health detriments than common table sugar (sucrose) and,...
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    The Massive Under Utilization of Thyroid Hormone Replacement Therapy Part I of a Mini Series

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    By Michael Gerber, MD, HMD Epidemic Hypothyroidism (low thyroid) Hypothyroidism (low thyroid) its causes, diagnosis and treatment is an extremely multifactorial business.  Misleading and misunderstood thyroid laboratory measures (TSH, T4) overshadow many important signs and symptoms of the physical examination such as coldness, dryness, obesity, depression, fibromyalgia, chronic headaches, heavy...
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    A Concern for Us ALL!

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    Reno March Against Monsanto          When: Saturday, May 25 at 10 am          Where: Bruce Thompson Federal Building at 400 S. Virginia St 11am: March to the Reno City Plaza at 1st and Virginia St to partake in a rally for labeling GMOs. Events similar to this will take place country-wide...
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    Brain Fog

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    I can’t forget that I didn’t learn about reactive hypoglycemia (low blood sugar induced by eating sugar or refined carbohydrates)  until after medical school.  On the way across Kansas City to KU Medical school in my junior year I remember every day drinking a large soda with two chocolate cupcakes...
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    Reversing Toxic Heavy Metal Poisoning

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    By Michael Gerber, MD, HMD Every week we discover toxic heavy metals in our patients.  By using a simple hair analysis ($55.00) we can measure 39 different metals such as mercury, lead, cadmium, arsenic, aluminum, tin, nickel, uranium, titanium and others.  It also shows if good minerals are present, deficient...