Archive for June, 2014

8 Healthy Habits to Better Manage Adrenal Fatigue

June 24th, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: How to ease back into more energy Do you always feel tired in the afternoon, wake up groggy, or feel flattened by exercise? You might suffer from a common condition called adrenal fatigue, in which the body can’t respond properly to life’s stresses. Some other signs and [...]

Pain meds linked to hearing loss; get to the root cause instead

June 17th, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Overuse of pain meds could cause hearing loss When the body hurts, people reach for over-the-counter (OTC) painkillers to ease their suffering; they are the most frequently used medications in the United States. Although they offer easy-access pain relief, they have been linked to hearing loss [...]

Gut bacteria linked to autism

June 11th, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Gut health gives new clues to autism The digestive tract is home to more than 100 trillion microorganisms. That’s ten times the number of cells in the human body! Although humans can survive without these tiny guests, they perform a host of useful functions, such as [...]

Does gluten sensitivity exist? Debunking the recent headlines

June 4th, 2014 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Confused by recent stories that gluten sensitivity isn’t real? Recent health headlines proclaimed gluten sensitivity doesn’t exist, fueling a backlash against the gluten-free diet as a baseless fad. These stories point to a recent study questioning the relationship between non-celiac gluten sensitivity and digestive symptoms. Sadly, they mislead [...]