Lyme Disease

One of the Biggest Health Benefits of Saunas is Removing Toxins

…. Mold, and the buildup of mycotoxins in your body from mold exposure, can cause numerous health symptoms—even mimicking diseases like chronic fatigue syndrome, Lyme disease, and neurodegenerative conditions. My patients that have high mycotoxin burdens who regularly sweat feel much better. Of course…

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Summer Hazard #1: Tick-Borne Illnesses

Our New England home is close to Old Lyme, Connecticut, a delightful seaside town abundant in charm, art galleries, and beach communities. It’s also known as the “birthplace,” if you will, of Lyme disease. I was a busy Connecticut-based cardiologist in 1975 when the deer tick was first identified…

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5 Easy, Natural Cures for the Health Hazards of Summer

…use scented Bounce dryer sheets in your pockets to repel ticks since they don't like the smell. If you do get a tick bite, watch for symptoms of Lyme disease. * Sunburn. After a brief sun exposure of 10-20 minutes or less which is important for vitamin D production, I recommend covering up. If despite…

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Is It Your Heart, Or Is It Lyme Disease?

…treated early, Lyme disease symptoms can progress to include muscle aches, fatigue, neurological complaints, migratory joint pain (that means the pain moves around—your knees are a common site), and generalized chronic fatigue. In fact, Lyme disease can manifest itself as over 300 diseases. Patients can…

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Good Vibrations

…and Roy Rife (an American inventor and proponent of time-lapse cinematography). Adam is doing some incredible work with his holistic approach to lyme disease. To my immediate right is Clint Ober, who co-authored the book Earthing with me. He’s taught me an incredible amount about the body and our electromagnetic…

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8 Ways to Prevent Tick-Borne Illnesses

Several years back, my grandson contracted Lyme disease from a tick. He lives in a house on a well-timbered area not far from Lyme, Connecticut—the “birth place” of Lyme disease. My grandson also has an outdoorsy Maine Coon Cat that could bring another source of ticks into their home at any time…

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Is Mold Affecting Your Heart, and Overall Health?

…most pervasive, and least understood, health issues in today’s world—and unfortunately it’s a health issue that many doctors miss. Like Lyme disease, mold is the “great masquerader.” It can cause a wide variety of symptoms to appear, mimicking other illnesses. Over the years I’ve learned…

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