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diabetes success stories

Diabetes Success Stories

With an estimated 100 million Americans living with diabetes or prediabetes, it’s likely that you or someone you know is dealing with this challenging condition. The following diabetes success stories highlight how natural therapies and treatments to lower blood …

good medicine

Just Good Medicine

Since I opened Whitaker Wellness in 1979, the type of medicine we practice has been called many things, including preventive, holistic, functional, integrative, complementary, and alternative. I prefer to describe what we offer at Whitaker Wellness as simply good medicine.…

Stroke

Stroke Recovery: What Works/What Doesn’t

The day started out like any other. J. recalled feeling dizzy when she first woke up, but she chalked it up to the flu that was going around and went back to sleep. When she woke up again, she had …

Stem cell therapy

What People Are Saying About Stem Cell Therapy

Chronic pain, Parkinson’s disease, osteoarthritis, lung and kidney disease, multiple sclerosis, brain and spinal cord injuries, vision and hearing loss… It’s rare that a single treatment can provide dramatic improvements across such a broad range of health challenges.

But that’s …

Advantage of Medical Tourism

Taking Advantage of Medical Tourism

The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is a charming 2012 movie that features a diverse and eccentric group of older Brits living in a “retirement hotel” in India. One of the characters, played by Maggie Smith, initially goes to India for …

Hyberbaric Oxygen Therapy for Stroke

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Stroke

Nearly 800,000 people in the US suffer a stroke each year, and close to one in four are repeat strokes. Stroke rehabilitation facilities all over the country are filled with patients suffering the aftermath of these devastating cerebrovascular events. Physical …