and Lipid Problems - Natural integrative treatment
The myth of high cholesterol
Are you concerned about your cholesterol?
think your risk of heart disease is low if you are in the
is the reality: Thousands of fit, healthy, non-smoking men
and women with normal cholesterol levels suffer heart attacks
every day. Half of them die without warning. The truth is
that high cholesterol tests have only a 10% predictive value
for heart disease. Cholesterol is just a scapegoat.
does not cause heart attacks or heart disease atherosclerosis
does. This artery disease kills and cripples by clogging
and blocking off vital blood flow with clots called plaque.
There has never been any medical proof that cholesterol
than 80% of the cholesterol floating in your bloodstream
is produced by your liver. It is essential for all cells
in your body - for hormone production, digestion and brain
function. A high cholesterol reading is a warning that something
is making your liver pump out too much cholesterol. Taking
drugs is akin to disconnecting the warning light instead
of fixing the real problem. You
wouldnt paint a trees leaves back to their green
color as they turn brown, would you?
most people fail to apply this logic when it comes to managing
their own health problems. Dont
be focused on the superficial manifestations of disease.
Regardless of what your problem may be - heart disease,
obesity, allergy, arthritis or colitis, or anything at all
of a chronic degenerative nature you need to realize
that the biochemical makeup of your body is the primary
determinant that affects your health.
we can help:
people with elevated blood pressure, atherosclerosis,
high cholesterol, cardiac arrhythmias, and blood sugar
abnormalities have different imbalances and combinations
of imbalances at the root of their problems.
offer metabolic testing to help figure out what imbalances
are causing your ills. One of the fundamental benefits
of metabolic typing is that it provides a context
or frame of reference in which nutrient deficiencies
or excesses can be identified and understood.
Metabolic type testing approaches are always geared
toward a multidimensional assessment of the bodys
overall style of functioning. At its introductory
level, metabolic typing uses body language
a vast lexicon of anatomical, physiological, and psychological
data to identify peoples inherited capabilities
for transforming foods and nutrients into life-sustaining
identifying your imbalances, we offer an individualized
dietary and supplementation program.