Archive for July, 2015

Adrenals often wrong target with chronic stress

July 29th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: The brain, not the adrenal glands, is primary target with chronic stress When stress levels go too high, the first thing many in the alternative health do is support the adrenal glands. The adrenal glands are two walnut-sized glands that sit atop each kidney and secrete [...]

How to keep your gut healthy while traveling abroad

July 21st, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Some advance gut work can keep you healthier on your vacation Nothing refreshes the mental landscape better than an exciting trip to a foreign land. However, nothing can have you regretting that adventure more than being glued to the toilet with traveler’s diarrhea or vomiting instead [...]

If you have autoimmunity you need to look at leaky gut

July 14th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Address leaky gut if you have autoimmunity When someone has autoimmunity one of the primary things we look for is leaky gut, a condition in which the intestinal wall is damaged, as it is usually a key factor. Autoimmunity is an extremely common disorder today in [...]

Mystery symptoms? Lab testing can reveal whether it’s autoimmune

July 7th, 2015 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center news: Your symptoms could be caused by autoimmunity Do you have chronic, mysterious symptoms that drag your life down but your lab tests come back normal? You may have an autoimmune reaction, a disorder in which your immune system attacks and destroys a part of your body. [...]