What Are The Benefits Of Hormone Replacement Therapy?

What Are The Benefits Of Hormone Replacement Therapy

Imbalanced hormones can throw the body completely out of balance and may cause mood swings, weight gain, memory loss, and even acne. Most commonly, this happens to many women when they transition to the menopausal stage. As most of them are looking to sleep better, reduce hot flashes, and improve their sex life, hormone replacement […]

Stress & how it affects the thyroid

Stress & how it affects the thyroid Blog by Waco Center for Functional Medicine

Do you know what your body does when you experience stress? It produces cortisol. Cortisol is an adrenal hormone that is meant to help your body respond to stressful situations. But…too much and too often can have damaging effects on your thyroid. Here’s why: ➡️Cortisol increases the production of reverse T3 (rT3), which blocks thyroid […]

Is your reflux med causing bone loss?

Is your reflux med causing bone loss?

Let’s talk about reflux. SO MANY of our patients come to us on PPI’s (prilosec, protonix, nexium etc.) and many have been on them for years!!! This is an absolute disaster for proper absorption of nutrients, vitamins and digestion of proteins. When you take a PPI, it lowers the amount of hydrochloric acid (HCL) in […]

What Can Functional Medicine Treat?

Functional Medicine in Waco TX by Waco Center for Functional Medicine

The most vital goal of the body is to maintain health and life. As the world buckles under the weight of countless life-threatening diseases, many people now seek functional medicine, wondering if it can help them. Functional medicine aims to help the body recover from chronic health issues and maintain health at the highest level […]

Low Dose Allergy Therapy – A Complete Detail About It

Low Dose Allergy Therapy in Waco TX by Waco Center for Functional Medicine

One way to feel better and ditch the allergy symptoms is through LDA or Low Dose Allergy Therapy, which enhances and teaches the immune system to ignore harmless substances (allergens). LDA consists of extremely low doses that restore the natural active immune tolerance to specific environmental and internal allergens. These low-dose injections contain broad-based mixtures […]