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Kidney Health – Very Important Filters

783k people need dialysis or a kidney transplant to live. 90K are on a waiting list for a transplant. 12 die every day waiting for a transplant. We should remember the kidneys are one of the body’s filters.  The kidneys filter waste and excess fluid from the blood. As...

Sweat – Your Body’s Air Conditioner

Sweat is something most people don't want to experience when it comes to body functions. We worry about how we smell and how our clothes look, but sweating is more important than you may think. Sweat keeps you cool so it is literally your body's air conditioner, and...

Standard American Diet is SAD

Have you noticed that many children don't look at you when they talk? There is an immense lack of ability to connect to other humans and if we don't have good nourishment, we can't connect with the outside world. Food is our fuel, and the body can't work the way it is...

Homeopathy Helps Women with Bladder Infections

Statistics say between 50 - 60% of women will get a bladder infection at some point in their lifetime. A  small group of women who had recurring UTIs.were followed for 3 years as they were treated with homeopathic medicine. They found that homeopathy was completely...

Herbal Medicine vs Statins

Did you know statins can be harmful for the liver? That they can cause neuropathy? Herbal Medicine                                       Statins Improve function of liver                Acute renal failure Increase HDL levels                      Some unable to take...

Acupuncture Instead of Opioids

Acupuncture is quickly becoming prioritized as a replacement to opioids for acute and chronic pain. Because of the opioid crisis in the United States, non-opioid alternatives are imperative.  Acupuncture is safe, gentle and besides being an alternative to   opioids,...

What Are Your Health Goals – For The New Year

The new year usually brings promises to make changes in many areas of our lives, including our health.  Changing some of our eating habits is a good start to better health. I am always looking for ways to support my health and the health of my clients, along with ways...

Warm Up for Winter

Winter is not far away, not so noticeable in South Florida, but we do have our own weather changes, and we have some cooler weather coming this week to kick off that change. During this season, focus on eating soups and stews to keep the cold at bay and eating...

Don’t Dump Rice Rinse Water

Healthy, beautiful hair is something everyone strives for. I know I would love a bit more on my head.  I have had thin hair as long as I can remember, so reading any article about having better hair always catches my eye.  See the link below to the whole article.  I...

Everything That Hurts is Not Always Arnica

The reason for writing this post is to clarify when to use what homeopathic medicine for pain. Arnica Montana, in recent years, has become a household name for pain. Arnica is the "go to" homeopathic medicine that massage therapists, sports enthusiasts and, even more...

Menopause Is Not A Disease

Menopause is not a disease any more than menarche is; therefore, is not a reason to have physical or emotional symptoms and many women pass through this period of life with no noticeable changes except the disappearance of the menses.  Although it should be a normal...

Theresa Gilmore, LAc
9990 SW 77th Ave #208
Miami, FL 33156
(305) 812-1844