• Is Benadryl Good for Allergic Reactions?

    Is Benadryl the best option for treating allergic reactions? Dr. Dean Mitchell, Board Certified Allergist in NYC, discusses why Benadryl is not the best antihistamine for allergic reactions. For so many years people have thought that they should take Benadryl for allergic reactions. It’s common to get Benadryl in the ER when you are having […]

  • Living the ImmunoLife

    Welcome to the ImmunoLife Series with Dr. Dean Mitchell – clinical Immunologist and holistic medical doctor in NYC. The ImmunoLife series is about Dr. Mitchell’s upcoming book “ImmunoLife.” Both the book and the video series discuss what you can do to strengthen your own immune system naturally and with proven scientific methods. The topics in […]

  • Are Flu Shots Important? Why You Need to Get a Flu Shot

    How do you prevent getting the flu in the first place? Clinical immunologist and holistic doctor in NYC, Dr. Dean Mitchell discusses the importance of the flu shot and why you should get it. Your best chance at reducing your risk for getting the flu is by getting the flu vaccine. I know what a lot […]

  • What to Do If You Get the Flu

    The flu is running rampant this year in the US, especially in big cities like NYC. Do you know what you should do if you end up getting the flu? Dr. Dean Mitchell, clinical Immunologist and holistic practitioner in NYC, discusses the typical flu symptoms, how to get diagnosed with the flu, and the different treatment […]

  • Interstitial Cystitis and Candida Overgrowth: Helping One Helps the Other

    Interstitial cystitis (IC) is the medical term for “a painful bladder.” Bladder pain is a complicated pain compared to muscle pain. With a muscle pain you have a good idea of the specific muscle or area that is inflamed or painful. Bladder pain is more mysterious in that, mainly women, can experience abdominal pain, back […]

  • Thank You Jane Brody for Giving Recognition to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Jane Brody, the well-known New York Times science writer, has done more to advance public health information than anyone in the past twenty-five years. I should know, I’ve been reading her column religiously since I started medical residency over 25 years ago. She is fair and careful to present the facts and then weigh in […]

  • How You Take Your Vitamins and Supplements Makes All The Difference!

    You walk into any pharmacy or health food store and you see hundreds of bottles of vitamins and supplements. You think to yourself which should I buy that will improve my health? You may spend time considering which brand of vitamin to choose, the dosage and, of course, the cost. But what you should take […]

  • Candida Die-Off Prevention: Dr. Mitchell’s Preventive Prescription

    Candida Die-Off Prevention: Dr. Mitchell’s Preventive Prescription   I am seeing dozens of patients that suffer withCandida hypersensitivity every week in NYC and Long Island practices. I am especially impressed at how smart and well-informed so many of these patients are about the diet and their condition. In fact, many have travelled hundreds of miles […]

  • The 10th Doctor : How a Holistic Doctor is Different

    How many doctors would you say you have seen for your medical symptoms? One? Two – for a second opinion? More than that? At Mitchell Medical Group in NYC, Dr. Ricki and I half-jokingly refer to ourselves as The 10 th doctors as it is not uncommon for our patients to have seen at least nine doctors before coming […]

  • Reducing Your Risk of Vaginal Yeast Infections

    There are several types of vaginitis, including vaginal yeast infections. This fungal infection is caused by yeast overgrowth and its symptoms can be intense. Most women experience one or two vaginal yeast infections during their lifetime, but some women suffer from recurrent fungal infections. Fortunately, there are effective ways for women to take control of […]

  • Keeping Track of Your Fibromyalgia Symptoms

    Patients with fibromyalgia often experience ongoing frustration about their health and the limitations it places on their lives. When you visit a fibromyalgia treatment center in New York, NY, the doctor may ask you to keep written records of your symptoms. Tracking your symptoms can help your doctor develop an effective fibromyalgia pain relief plan. […]

  • Tips for a Smooth Transition to the Candida Diet

    Candida is a type of yeast that is harmless at low levels. However, yeast overgrowth can lead to mild to severe health problems ranging from vaginal yeast infections to persistent brain fog. Digestive problems, depression and anxiety, and even skin issues can all be linked to yeast overgrowth. To combat this pervasive problem, a candida specialist […]

  • What Is Holistic Medicine?

    You’ve probably heard the term “holistic medicine” before, but what does it actually mean? To better understand holistic medicine, it’s helpful to take a look at what it isn’t. Conventional medicine focuses on suppressing the symptoms of a health problem to improve a patient’s comfort. On the other hand, holistic medicine clinics in New York, NY, […]

  • Living Life Well Despite Fibromyalgia

    If you’ve been working with a fibromyalgia doctor in New York, NY, then you have already taken a crucial step toward improving your quality of life by managing your symptoms. In addition to your fibromyalgia treatment, making some lifestyle adjustments may be in order. Watch this video or consult your fibromyalgia doctor to get some tips […]

  • What Is Chronic Vaginitis?

    Chronic vaginitis refers to repeated vaginal infections that can have a number of different causes. If you suffer from chronic vaginitis, you may experience discomfort, itching, discharge, and pain during urination and intercourse. It’s important to seek treatment for chronic vaginal infections to prevent long-term complications and improve your quality of life. For some infections, […]

  • The Effects of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

    Are you frequently tired or dealing with insomnia or low energy? If you’re looking for fatigue treatment serving New York, NY, you may be suffering from chronic fatigue syndrome. This condition mostly affects women in their 40s and 50s, andchronic fatigue treatment typically relies on extensive blood work to identify the problem’s source. Watch this […]

  • Possible Causes of Fibromyalgia

    If you were recently diagnosed withfibromyalgia in New York, NY, you probably have a lot of questions about the causes of fibromyalgia, and your fibromyalgia treatment options. Fibromyalgia pain can make it difficult to work or participate in activities that you enjoy, and getting answers about the condition from a homeopathic doctor might make your […]

  • The Causes of Candida

    Candida is one of the most frequently misdiagnosed medical problems. Candida has a wide range of symptoms, including yeast infections, skin rashes, gastrointestinal problems, depression, unexplained fatigue, poor concentration, sinus infections, and athlete’s foot. Fortunately, when you are properly diagnosed by a homeopathic doctor serving New York, NY, you can effectively alleviate these uncomfortable side […]

  • Candida Overgrowth: Symptoms, Stages, and Solutions [INFOGRAPHIC]

    If you are experiencing chronic symptoms ranging from intestinal discomfort to fatigue, but your doctor is at a loss to explain the reason, candida overgrowth could be to blame. Candida is a yeast fungus that normally exists in small amounts in your mouth and intestines, where it aids in digestion, but when the levels increase, […]

  • Symptoms and Treatments of Fibromyalgia

    Fibromyalgia is a condition that affects countless men and women. While fibromyalgia is the second most common musculoskeletal problem, it is frequently misdiagnosed. Unfortunately, these misdiagnoses can leave patients in pain, discomfort, and confusion. With the help of anaturopathic doctor serving New York, NY, you can find relief from your fibromyalgia symptoms. Keep reading to […]