Archive for March, 2015

SIBO common cause of wasting away in elderly

March 31st, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: If your older loved one is suffering from digestive issues, take a closer look Do you have an older loved one in your life who seems to be wasting away no matter what you do to keep them nourished and healthy? This may be due to [...]

Do you sometimes “crash” with debilitating fatigue?

March 25th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Do you “crash” after a busy or stressful event, suffering from extreme exhaustion that keeps you confined to your bed or couch? Do these crashes last anywhere from a day to a week or even longer? If so, you’re not alone and you may suffer from autoimmunity, a condition in which the immune system attacks [...]

Hard time recovering from Daylight Saving Time?

March 18th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: It’s normal to feel out of sync after the time change Do you curse every spring when we have to move the clocks forward for Daylight Saving Time (DST)? Does it take you weeks to recover? You’re not alone. Studies show DST is hard on our [...]

Botox can mess with your brain in more ways than one

March 10th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Things to know if you’re considering Botox or fillers Botox, fillers, and plastic surgery seem de rigueur these days, with anti-aging spas in practically every strip mall. No longer the domain of celebrities, Botox treatments are more affordable than ever and hence accessible to the masses. [...]

The problem with perfumes: Watch out for toxins

March 3rd, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Avoid products that have “fragrance” as an ingredient Nicely scented products can trigger pleasant memories or a good mood. In fact, some of the chemicals used in perfumes have been found to have a mild narcotic effect. Sadly, however, they can also trigger serious physical illnesses and reactions [...]