Lectins

Lectins Lectins have definitely been a hot topic recently and with good reason.  In the last several months, I have had numerous patients with various complaints and all were traced back to lectins as the root cause. So, what are lectins? Lectins are large proteins that bind to carbohydrates (polysaccharides and sialic acid). They are…

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Toxins in your home

Toxins in Your Home The human body is an amazing machine created by God and can fight, filter, defend, and detoxify extremely well under normal circumstances.  Now add in all the toxins our bodies get flooded with on a daily basis, indoors and outdoors, and our efficient systems get bogged down.  Over time, problems start…

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Yes, your gallbladder is an important organ

Yes, Your Gallbladder is an Important Organ. The gallbladder is a lot more important than most people realize.  Every organ in our body has an important role in contributing to our overall health. So, simply removing an organ almost never addresses the underlying root cause of the problem. At Red Mountain, we help many patients…

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CHOLESTEROL: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY

A Functional Perspective on Cholesterol This week we are going to discuss that evil lurking in your body called cholesterol.  Well, that is what our society is being told anyways, that cholesterol is the enemy. Cardiovascular disease is still the number one cause of death in the United States and cholesterol is targeted as the…

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