Back to School Time and The 5 Kids You Need to Know

With almost 50 million children headed back to school, the start of another school year can be anxiety ridden for both adults and children. Once the backpacks are bought and school supplies packed (along with new shoes, clothes and more), the reality of a new teacher, a new classroom and new peers sets in. As [...]

By | 2016-08-08T22:43:38+00:00 September 7th, 2015|Brain Boost|

Dr. Taz weighs in on whether or not obesity is a disease.

Obesity, like alcoholism, depression, and anxiety, is a disease.  There are definite medical patterns: hormone imbalances, neurotransmitter deficiencies and nutritional exhaustion that all contribute to obesity.  Many of my patients that are obese have underlying medical issues that need to be addressed.  I agree that there are behavior patterns that contribute to obesity, but these same behavior [...]

By | 2016-08-09T14:57:28+00:00 June 23rd, 2013|Weight + Fitness|

75% of cancer is caused by diet and environmental factors. Take Dr. Taz’s quiz to determine your toxic load

According to the Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 75% of cancer is caused by diet and environmental factors. Take Dr. Taz's quiz to determine your toxic load and find out tips to reduce it. Dr. Taz’s Toxicity Chart: What Is Your Toxic Load And How To Reduce It Are you overwhelmed with all the [...]

By | 2016-08-09T15:08:52+00:00 May 15th, 2013|Hormones & Reproductive Health|