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Allergies, pardon the expression, are nothing to sneeze at. Countless people suffer symptoms triggered by things as harmless as spring blossoms. All the sniffling, sinus headaches, itchy eyes, and other symptoms of the season can add up to lots of work and leisure time lost. But it doesn’t have to be that way. In my… Read more »

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Getting relief begins with understanding yourself and making a decision to take control—yep, it’s my 3R System to the rescue. You can do something to help your situation. Suffering is optional when you Recognize, Reframe, and Reclaim. RECOGNIZE what’s going on. Start by taking stock of your situation, then ask yourself what you have done… Read more »

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If you answered “yes,” believe me, I sympathize with your discomfort. I buy extra Kleenex for myself every spring, too. When patients come in looking for relief from allergy symptoms, we always start with the basics. Here are the questions we most often address. I know something in this will help you, too. Is it… Read more »

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If you’re a headache sufferer, you know that there are times when it’s virtually impossible to look, feel, think, and live your best. Debilitating headaches can cripple your personal as well as professional life, often resulting in postponing activities, deadlines, and daily tasks for hours or even days. My 3Rs are great for identifying solutions… Read more »

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As I discussed in my latest posts, headaches have many causes. Some triggers are easier to pinpoint and reduce or eliminate than others. If you’re among the unfortunate bunch whose headaches are less cooperative or harder to trace, there are still plenty of natural treatments that can give you relief. But perhaps you’re thinking, Why not… Read more »

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If you think a taste of chocolate, a glass of wine, and sleeping late on weekends are harmless vices, think again. Those innocent indulgences are just a few of the most common triggers of headaches. But don’t give up hope just yet. It’s possible you may be able to enjoy your favorite things and headache-free… Read more »

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Do you dream? Good question, especially if you are wondering about the quality and quantity of your sleep.  A “yes” answer is what we’re looking for. Remember the four stages of sleep I discussed before? If you dream, that could be an indication that your body and brain are successfully reaching at least Stage Two…. Read more »

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What’s so important about getting those zzzzzz’s? Think about the last time you woke up after a really good night’s sleep. Remember how energized and refreshed you felt? Your body’s natural daily cycles of expansion, activity, and growth are taxing. Periods of nightly restorative rest and repair actually reverse that wear and tear. When allowed… Read more »