Why Does The Most Preventable Disease Kill 1 in 5 Women?

About once every 90 seconds, a woman’s life is taken by heart disease. That’s more than the top 4 other leading causes of death combined, which include all cancers, diabetes, dementia, and lung conditions. Why has this rate remained so high when 80% of cardiovascular conditions are entirely preventable? (1) Ensuring the health of your [...]

What Does Your Digestive System Tell You About Your Health?

Have you lost your energy? Are you dealing with joint pain? Are you bloated even though you’ve been counting calories and getting to the gym? All these health issues can be traced back to the health of your digestive system. Good health begins in the gut, so find out what makes yours happy, and how [...]

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The 2017 Dirty Dozen Reveals Most Contaminated Produce

In a perfect world, everyone would buy organic, but, for some families, the decision is not that simple. Whether it’s due to a limited availability of organic produce at grocery stores near you or you just can’t afford to spend sometimes twice the amount (or more) for organic produce, some families have no choice but [...]

Best Fall, Allergy-Busting Smoothie

The fall is almost upon us, but in some regions, higher temperatures might prolong the ragweed allergy season that so many people suffer from. If you habitually suffer from allergies, you’ll want to take a look at your gut health and diet and consider trying the following: […]

Turn on the Light: 10 Tools to Find Your Inner Spark This Summer

If you are lucky, you may be reading this while lounging at the beach or traveling on a well deserved summer vacation. The promise of change, at least a change in routine, may be one of the reasons we all love summer. Jobs, relationships, hobbies and health can all be reevaluated in the stillness of [...]

The “Superwoman” Chronicles: What I Have Learned This Summer

I admit—it is hard for me to slow down. My friends know that if I did not have children, I could work myself into the ground. I could feasibly live in my office and work for hours on end. With a loving family waiting for me at the end of every day, my work has boundaries [...]

Exercising with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Living with chronic fatigue is tiring not only for the mind, but for the body as well. High endurance exercises can leave you feeling exhausted for days. I always tell my patients with chronic fatigue to take it easy when trying to keep fit and active— go at YOUR OWN pace, and view your workouts [...]

Summer Smoothie with Apple Cider Vinegar

One of the most important things I stock in my kitchen is apple cider vinegar (ACV). There are endless uses for it, from cleaning your home to helping your gut health! But what health benefits does it really provide? And why is it a sudden sensation? More and more people are integrating ACV into their [...]

Dr. Taz MD, Solutions for Living Healthy Naturally: Toxins, Weight Loss and Exercise

“Detoxification” is not often used in relation to weight loss and exercise. We hear it more often in regards to treatment for drug addiction, or in some of the more extreme diets on the market. Toxins have a greatly underappreciated effect on your body’s ability to regulate its own weight. Fortunately, detoxification does not only [...]