Archive for the ‘Health Hint’ Category

Why sleep is more difficult for women

December 11th, 2012 | by Dr. Richard Herbold

Dr. Richard Herbold of Clifton Park, New York’s Capital District Vitality Center: Women in their 40s and up face unique challenges when it comes to sleep Is there a torture worse than hitting the sack exhausted from a long day only to toss and turn for hours, unable to fall asleep? Or perhaps you fall [...]

What to Do if Your Gallbladder Is Not Treating You Well

May 23rd, 2012 | by Dr. Herbold

Healthy Hints, Often in conversation with my patients, the question comes up, do I need my gallbladder? I’ve been told I need to have my gallbladder removed and that I really don’t need it anyway. Is it true? The gallbladder is an important part of our digestive system. We can survive without it but we [...]

Is It Possible to Have Food Intolerances and Not Know It?

April 23rd, 2012 | by Dr. Herbold

Healthy hints, Question? Is it possible to have food intolerances and not know it? We tend to connect food allergies to our digestive symptoms but this often is not the place where we perceive the stress. Our immune system can be activated in our GI system (gastrointestinal system) but communicate the problem in distant areas. [...]