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Three Keys to Getting Rid of Joint Pain

Posted on January 5th, 2017 by Stephen Smith

Joint pain seems to be one of the inevitable consequences of aging. It doesn’t have to be. The reason joint pain is so common is inadequate nutrition to support the joint. The cartilage in our joints is not static. It is constantly breaking down and rebuilding throughout our lives. However, if there is inadequate nutritionRead more

New Allograft Procedure Can Eliminate the Need for Most Joint Replacement Surgery

Posted on December 13th, 2016 by Stephen Smith

The new procedure, a prolozone enhanced allograft, can eliminate the need for many joint replacement surgeries by preserving and restoring joint function. Many people suffering from joint pain don’t realize there are nonsurgical options that are not only safer but also, in most cases, as effective as surgery. You may have heard of other injections such asRead more

Extended Sleep Reduces Risk of Diabetes

Posted on April 27th, 2016 by Junaid Ahmad

Diabetes New research demonstrates that extended sleep for two consecutive nights improves insulin sensitivity and decreases risk of diabetes by over 16%. How’d They Do That? A team of researchers at the University of Colorado studied the insulin sensitivity patterns of 19 young men to determine the how sleep affects the risk of developing diabetes.Read more

Psychological Factors May Help Predict Mortality Risk

Posted on April 27th, 2016 by Junaid Ahmad

Mortality Risk After analyzing 65 different variables gathered from nearly 30 years of data, researchers determined that self-assessment of own health and mental processing speed to be stronger predictors of mortality risk; these two variableswere stronger predictors than participation in unhealthy behavior and chronic medical conditions. How’d They Do That? Assessing data gathered from overRead more

Functional Medicine Update

Posted on March 18th, 2016 by Stephen Smith

Functional Medicine There is a tremendous new resource available to you for FREE. Jeff Bland, Ph.D. considered by many to be the father of functional medicine has produced this monthly audio show for the last 30 years. In the program he interviews the thought leaders and key researchers in medicine. Here is a partial listRead more

New Website is Now Live

Posted on April 4th, 2014 by nwhealthcare

Welcome to our new website. Our old site was getting hard to navigate. You will now find most of our medical condition articles under Patient Resources. We also have a password protected information site. WWW.NWIMC.COM Which requires a password to access. Barb, Our receptionist, Can furnish a user name and password. If you find any typos,Read more

LSA Recipe

Posted on April 4th, 2014 by nwhealthcare

LSA stands for linseeds, sunflower seeds, and almonds. It’s used as a topping (Sweetener) in the liver cleansing diet. LSA has a slightly sweet and nutty taste, and you can sprinkle it on just about anything. Store it in the refrigerator or freeze it. LSA is a good source of protein and essential fatty acids.Read more

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