Archive for July, 2012

Feel Sleepy after Meals? This Could Be an Alzheimer’s Risk

July 31st, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY’s Capital District Vitality Center: Insulin resistance raises your risk of Alzheimer’s and other chronic diseases Do you feel sleepy or have intense cravings for sugar after meals? Are you a woman whose hair is thinning, yet you’re growing facial hair? Are you a man who cries at movies [...]

Gluten Could Be Causing Your Child’s Cavities

July 25th, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY’s Capital District Vitality Center: Chronic cavities in your child could signal a gluten intolerance or celiac disease While childhood is full of surprises, some parents are unprepared for the staggering dental bills and persistent cavities children get, even when they brush and floss regularly. Parents know to restrict [...]

Got PMS? Stress Could Be Robbing Your Body of Progesterone

July 17th, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY: Chronic stress often underlies PMS and low progesterone; tips for normalizing hormones naturally It’s the time of the month that so many women dread, the PMS days. For some, premenstrual syndrome is simply an irritating inconvenience, but for others it is a cause of extreme suffering. Yet because [...]

Autism is Often an Autoimmune Brain Disorder

July 10th, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY: Autoimmune disease can raise risk of giving birth to child with autism The rate of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has increased 78 percent in the last decade, with autism now affecting a staggering 1 in 88 children. While parents scramble for answers, researchers increasingly find a common denominator: [...]

Baywatch Beauty Brings Hashimoto’s Hypothyroidism out of the Closet

July 3rd, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, NY: Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism deserves more attention and better care Talk to a group of women with Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism, and they’ll likely all share the same frustrating story. Frequently dismissed, misdiagnosed, or ignored by doctors, Hashimoto’s hypothyroidism is finally getting the recognition it deserves thanks to former Baywatch beauty and Playboy [...]