Your Gut Microbiome & Health

Your Gut Microbiome & Health

Not a day goes by without a paper about our gut microbiome, the 100 trillion bacteria that inhabit our gut and the rest of our body. Increasing research suggests that the colonies of bacteria and other microbes in our gut may play a very important role in health and...
Screening for Colorectal Cancer

Screening for Colorectal Cancer

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second leading cause of cancer deaths in the US. It is a cancer most often found after the fifth decade of life. It can present earlier when you have a family history of familial polyps or hereditary nonpolyposis colon cancer. As such,...
Infertility in Women: The Chinese Medicine Perspective

Infertility in Women: The Chinese Medicine Perspective

The population in China today is 1.2 billion and growing. It is by far the most populous country in the world. The Chinese have not always had a nutrient-rich daily diet that promotes a long and fruitful life. Yet, they have certainly been fertile, and it is only with...