gut health

How One Nurse Practitioner Arms Her Immune System to Fight Viruses and Diseases like COVID-19

As a Doctor of Nursing Practice and former emergency room nurse, staying healthy has always been important to me. If you’re working on the front lines during the coronavirus crisis—healthcare, grocery store, sanitation, delivery workers and first responders, to name a few—I’m sure your health is a priority, too. Amid the current pandemic, people keep asking me what I do for me, my patients and my family to keep our immune systems strong. Below are my top five tips for optimizing immune system function. None of the following information should be considered to be medical advice for anyone with whom I have not established a healthcare provider-patient relationship as required by law and medically ethical practice guidelines.    AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY COVID-19 SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL Dr. Terri’s

Detox Diets, Cleanses and Teas: Passing Fads or Weight Loss Winners?

To detox or not? That is truly the question... AUTHOR Dr. Terri DeNeui, DNP, APRN, ACNP-BC CATEGORY Detoxing SOCIAL @EVEXIASMEDICAL Many people try detox diets, cleanses and teas for weight loss or to treat other health issues. The question is: Does detoxing work? The answer is: Yes and no because It depends on why you’re doing it and how you go about it. Wondering if a detox regimen is right for you? Find out if toxicity is causing your weight or health concerns first, then skip the detox fads and turn to a medical professional for advice. Start by evaluating your risk factors for toxicity!   Detoxification is a process that removes toxins from the body—and the body does a pretty amazing job of detoxifying

Gut Health: Benefiting from Specialized Care

If you've paid any attention to our content, then this won't be the first you're hearing, well, technically reading about gut health. See, you can check out one of our earlier posts on gut health here! While in the past we've discussed conditions of the gut and how to treat them today, we want to broaden our focus onto general gut health. Why is it important? What is your gut responsible for? What treatment options are available? We'll answer all of these questions in more! Why Your Gut Health Matters Our gut does so much more than digesting food. Think about it. There are even common expressions like "trust your gut" or a "gut instinct" that literally refers to the importance of our gut, and there's science to back that up. Our gut health holds the: Secret to hormone triggers Nutrient absorption Muscle development Fat loss Science has allowed

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