Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Juicing for health

September is my new favorite month, and it is not because the Pumpkin Spice Latte is back early. It is my favorite because it is National Fruit and Veggie Month. Fruits and vegetables are the key to good health; they contain vitamins, antioxidants, healthy sugars and fiber. I also love that this month puts a [...]

Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Secrets For Seniors: Living Healthy Tips To Find Your Best Health, Beat Aging And Save Health Care Dollars

My mother-in-law recently retired from her job. Instead of looking forward to travel or more family time, her biggest concern, like that of many seniors in my practice, was the cost and burden of her health care. With a medical history that includes diabetes and hypertension, she knew her health care dollars needed to be used wisely.Senior [...]

Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Back to School Survival Series Part Two, The Vaccine Debate Continues

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. As a parent preparing to send 2 kids back to school, I know this is a month when we all pull out our children's vaccine records to evaluate their vaccine needs.I have watched and listened to the many differing opinions on vaccines and the implications they have for our [...]

Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Vitamins for Kids

In my practice, nutritional deficiencies factor strongly in treatment plans. When it comes to children, the first line of defense against vitamin deficiencies is a well-rounded diet of whole foods. I know, all the mothers of picky-eaters are rolling their eyes right now, but it takes more than just distaste for veggies to cause a problem.Vitamin supplementation is necessary [...]

Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Natural Treatments for Children with ADHD

ADHD is a complicated diagnosis for many parents to handle. It is easy to feel stuck between a rock and a hard place when it comes to treatment. On one hand, your child’s ADHD will most likely make school difficult. On the other hand, giving your child stimulants can be equally as scary.I treat children [...]