Wired and tired?

Do you find yourself feeling fatigued, out of proportion to your level of physical exertion?  Do you sometimes feel anxious but cannot pinpoint anything specific that makes you feel that way? Do you even sometimes suffer from panic attacks? Or crying, but you...

What are the benefits of Infrared Therapy?

Detoxification: Studies have shown that sweat produced during infrared sessions can contain as much as 20% fats and toxins. Weight Loss and Cellulite Reduction: Infrared helps eliminate fats, toxins and helps rebuild collagen to reduce the appearance of cellulite....

Vaccines getting out of control

Had an interesting discussion with a colleague today about childhood vaccines. She brought to my attention that the number of required vaccines has risen to 102 by the age of six. The incidence of serious adverse effects and complications has also risen dramatically....

Prevention is Our Passion

Welcome to the Alpharetta Wellness Clinic blog! Our topic today is Prevention. For most people, preventive medicine means mammograms and screening of various kinds: Pap smears for women, PSA lab tests for men, and colonoscopy for both. But these are not prevention in...

Link between aluminum antiperspirants and breast cancer?

As an oncology certified nurse practitioner I have been instructing patients to avoid the use of aluminum based antiperspirants for years. I had read research several years ago that showed a link between fibrocystic breast disease and antiperspirants. My reasoning was...