• stages of candida

    The 4 Stages of Candida Overgrowth: How Are You Affected?

    [ updated August 2019] At Mitchell Medical Group, we see almost a dozen patients a week suffering from candida overgrowth symptoms. In most cases, these patients have seen at least half a dozen doctors: gynecologists, gastroenterologists, dermatologists, ENTs (Ear, Nose, and Throat), as well as their primary care doctor and possibly a chiropractor. In many of […]

  • Allergies Can be a Real Pain in the Neck

    The fields of orthopedics and allergy seem to have little in common. You break a leg, you go see the orthopedist and have a cast put on. You have severe sneezing fits, you see the allergist who gives you a nasal spray. Do the two paths ever cross? The Doctor Joke This reminds me of […]

  • Fibromyalgia Treatments

    The One-Two Punch to Knock out Fibromyalgia Pain

    I sometimes feel boxing analogies are overdone: “He threw in the towel” (he gave up) or “He’s got a glass jaw” (he can’t take a hit). When it comes to fibromyalgia pain I like to get in “fighting mode” for my patients and deal a knockout blow to their pain. The good news for you is that we […]

  • Healthy Snack

    Your Sweet Tooth Can Lead To More Than A Toothache – Thyroid Disease

    A recent issue of Internal Medicine News (June 15th, 2015) highlighted how researchers are discouraging their patients withHashimoto’s thyroiditis from using artificial sweeteners. WHAT IS HASHIMOTO’S THYROIDITIS? Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis is typically a condition where the thyroid is underactive and essentially “sluggish.” This means it is not producing enough thyroid hormones for the body’s cells. When this happens it […]

  • Man and Child On Beach with Flying Airplane

    Medical Tips to Help you Avoid Illness While Flying

    With President’s Day this week, many families are taking off since schools are closed. I won’t be enjoying a holiday this week, but I will give you some medical advice to help you get through the flight and off to a great vacation. Flying can be hazardous to your health in many ways. Let’s break […]

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: A Disease Doctors Must Recognize

    A Disease Doctors Refuse to See, an article by Julie Rehmeyer in The New York Times, describes how patients with Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS) feel they are treated as second class patients because their diagnosis has no specific test or treatment. Therefore, this disease is not recognized by the medical community. In fact, the article […]

  • candida diet program

    Candida Diet: The Best Weight Loss Diet No One Talks About

    [blog updated July 2019] Do you constantly feel drained, have trouble concentrating, and experience strong cravings for sugary and high-carb foods? Perhaps you have skin problems, depression or anxiety, or frequent yeast infections. These are all classic indicators of yeast overgrowth or candida overgrowth. It is possible to manage your severe candida symptoms by making […]