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Ignore the Ignorance

As the fascists rise to power
the nightly news reports
the weather

As synagogues field bomb threats
and refugee families are turned away
because of religious beliefs… 112 more words

Poetry

Pushing Through the Bad Days

This weekend was a doozy. I have been lucky in that I haven’t had a migraine in almost two weeks now, but it made up for it this past weekend. 571 more words

GeneSight Test: Part 2 (Procedure)

Welcome to part 2 in my GeneSight series! If you missed part 1, click here to read it really quick before proceeding. Part 1 gives an overview of what the test is, why it is used, why I had it done, and a list of other tests available from this specific company. 316 more words

Mental Illness

Five Reasons Why "Placebo Medicine" is Bullshit

The alternative medicine movement constantly moves the goalposts and shifts the narrative to avoid admitting that their products are medical failures. First they claim that their fake treatments are effective. 1,876 more words

Alternative Medicine

How do you help patients get off medications?

I frequently get asked by practitioners new to functional medicine how and when to take patients off of medications.

When I am thinking of helping a patient get off a medication, I always have lifestyle, diet, and nutriceutical interventions in place first. 264 more words

‘It was like a horror movie’: First look at evidence

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Australia

Chaos breaks out in football match

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If there\u2019s one rule that soccer players need to remember in the heat of the moment, it\u2019s this: Do not touch the referee. 1,531 more words

Sport