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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The Hidden Sources of Gluten

The Hidden Sources of Gluten If you or one of your loved ones have been diagnosed with Celiac disease or non-Celiac gluten sensitivity (NCGS), hopefully you are already well-aware of the common gluten-containing foods to be avoided in your diet.  Complete avoidance of gluten, a protein found in many cereal grains, is an absolute necessity…

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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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Ouch! My breasts hurt.

OUCH – My Breasts Hurt! The Role of Hormone Balance in Fibrocystic Breasts Do you suffer regularly with painful or sore, full, tender-to-the touch breasts?  Does the soreness or swelling get worse before your period comes and better once it has arrived?  Do you notice that sometimes your breast tissue feels lumpy or bumpy, then…

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