Month: November 2010

Your Immune Health (Part 2)

Hormones & Immunity How do hormone imbalances weaken your immune system? The body relies on the thyroid and adrenal glands to stimulate various immune-activated functions. Furthermore, estrogen, progesterone and testosterone imbalances can suppress the immune response. Hormone levels that are too high or too low will have a strong impact on immunity, so it is …

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Your Immune Health (Part 4)

IMMUNE-STIMULATING NUTRIENTS Cough, cough! Aahchoo! Uh oh! When you start to feel your im¬mune system break down, you need to replenish the body with immune-stimulating nutrients. Several herbs and vitamins, includ¬ing echinacea, elderberry, green tea and vitamin C, can help sustain your immune system before the effects of stress pull you down. *Astragalus – Astragalus …

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Diabetes Management and Prevention: (Part 1)

By Joseph Feste, M.D., ACOG, AACS, AACG, Director, NBH Lifetime Health Hormones & Weight Loss LEARN THESE SKILLS Basic diabetes management skills will help prevent the need for emergency care. These skills include: How to recognize and treat low blood sugar (hypoglycemia) and high blood sugar (hyperglycemia) What to eat and when How to take …

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Diabetes Management and Prevention: (Part 2)

EXERCISE Regular exercise is especially important for people with diabetes. It helps with blood sugar control, weight loss, and high blood pressure. People with diabetes who exercise are less likely to experience a heart attack or stroke than those who do not exercise regularly. Here are some exercise considerations: Always check with your doctor before …

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Diabetes Management and Prevention: (Part 3)

Prevention Maintaining an ideal body weight and an active lifestyle may prevent type 2 diabetes. Currently there is no way to prevent type 1 diabetes. There is no effective screening test for type 1 diabetes in people who don’t have symptoms. Screening for type 2 diabetes and people with no symptoms is recommended for: Overweight …

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Vitamin D3 – NBH Lifetime Health Product Fact Sheet

Why we recommend every client take a pharmaceutical grade Vitamin D3 Numerous new studies are being published almost daily regarding the health benefits of vitamin D3 and the negative consequences of a deficiency. There are over 44,000 articles/studies on Vitamin D. It was once thought to be a simple hormone involved in only bone and …

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List of Oral Diabetic Medication for Diabetes

At NBH Lifetime Heath Weight Loss & Hormone Clinics, we will work with you and your family physician to reduce dependence on diabetic drugs. Type II Diabetes. Medicines within this category fall within one of several classes, including: Biguanides Meglitinides Sulfonylureas Thiazolidinediones Alpha glucosidase inhibitors Dipeptidyl peptidase inhibitors Ergot alkaloids Combination medications. Biguanides Metformin (Glucophage®, …

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