Making the Rounds: Hashimoto’s Disease

Fatigue, brain fog, unexplained weight gain, joint pain, and muscle weakness are a few symptoms that could be attributed to an underlying issue. Parkview Integrative Medicine physician Dr. Angela LaSalle shares the warning signs, symptoms, and treatment options for one possible culprit: Hashimoto’s Disease. Hashimoto’s is actually an autoimmune condition of the thyroid, and this…

Sexual Attraction Is Shaped by Gut Bacteria, Infectious Diseases, and Parasites | Kathleen McAuliffe

Sexual Attraction Is Shaped by Gut Bacteria, Infectious Diseases, and Parasites | Kathleen McAuliffe

There’s a few ways in which infectious disease may impact who we find sexually attractive. So for example, in cultures where infectious disease is highly prevalent people tend to place more emphasis on beauty. So skin free of any kind of pockmarks, and also more symmetrical features. Because what happens is that if you have…

Osteoporosis | Nucleus Health

Osteoporosis | Nucleus Health

The skeleton is made up of bones, which provide support and shape to the body. They protect soft internal organs, such as the brain, and heart, from injury. Together with muscles, strong bones enable the body to move freely. Bones have a solid outer surface, called compact bone. The inner bone is called spongy bone,…

7 of the Strangest Allergies

7 of the Strangest Allergies

[♪ INTRO ] When you think of allergies, the first thing that comes to mind is probably seasonal allergies, like a sneezing fit over some pollen, or a food allergy that’s closed up somebody’s throat. But they’re more than just pollen and peanuts. Allergies can happen in response to a lot of things, because they’re…

Formula for Childhood Obesity

Formula for Childhood Obesity

we’ve known that breastfeeding infants may protect against subsequent obesity for over 30 years but why well giving human infants formula based on cow’s milk presents an unusual situation cow’s milk is designed to put nearly two pounds a day on to a growing calf of 40 times the growth rate of human infants the…