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Friday, September 12, 2014

“I’m healthier than I was 10 years ago”: One MS patient-turned-triathlete’s story


What can I say, this is just one of many stories of a functional/integrative medicine cure. And this is why medicine can and will return to its sacred roots. This story reminds me of Dr. Wahl's story.

Minding your mitochondria: Dr. Terry Wahls at TED…: http://youtu.be/KLjgBLwH3Wc

-CB

"At the same time, she reached out to everyone she knew for some insight about MS. Most of the patients she connected with were still sick years after their diagnosis, even with medications. But one man had gone to a holistic health center and suggested she consider it as an alternative.

Colello went to Center for Advanced Medicine in Encinitas, Calif. There, the naturopathic doctor suggested antinflammatory foods, supplements and lifestyle changes that could improve her condition. 

"I didn't even know these places existed," she said. "The top neurologists in San Diego all said the same thing— it was an incurable, progressive disease. I just have to sit back and wait for what happens. Noone had ever talked about lifestyle changes or any of these things."

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