VAP, This test could save your life.

HOLLY HOUSE is now pleased to offer an exciting new cholesterol test called the VAP test. The VAP Cholesterol Test identifies the types of LDL and HDL you have in your blood. With a simple blood test, you will learn how much of your LDL is of the small and dense type and how much of your HDL is of the super protective type.

Extra Fat Tranforms Testosterone to Estradiol

It is so important for men to keep their weight within optimal ranges as they age. Many aging males experience decreased testosterone levels, now associated with declining health. Typical symptoms include decreasing vigor, loss of muscle strength and power, decreased bone density, depression, erectile dysfunction, thinning skin, and decreased concentration and cognitive performance. They will […]

Thieves Robbed- Sweets Feed the Infection

One of my patients came in today for a general check up. We had her fill out our patient communicator form in order to get a better idea on how she felt about her progress. One of the items we ask our patients to comment on is the effectiveness of supplements and essential oils that […]

Dr. Oz Suddenly Turns a Blind Eye

I recently read the December 3rd cover story, “What to Eat Now” by Dr. Mehmet Oz in Time magazine.  I love that Dr. Oz is bringing up the important consideration of cost when considering healthy foods.  It is a challenge we need to address.  I need to take issue, however, with his apparent stand in […]

Video Picks: Toxic Chemicals and GMO – Good Reasons to Eat Organic

Consuming foods laden with toxic chemicals and those grown from GMO seeds seriously threaten our health much more than we previously believed. Here are three videos that will help you understand why it is critically important for you, your family members and your pets to avoid these two types of “non” foods.   Genetic Roulette […]

From Breast Cancer to ADHD to Thyroid Disease – Discovering and Correcting the Hidden Link

The Hidden Link Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer, Prostate Cancer, ADHD, Skin Disease and Thyroid Disease often share a very interesting and frequently overlooked condition. All of these serious health challenges have been associated with poor iodine status. 1 Does this surprise you? It did me.   Iodine Levels Affect Many Tissue Types Although low iodine […]