Women’s Health Blog

Total Cholesterol Levels Misses the Mark for Assessing Heart Disease

Heart disease is the number one killer in the world. However, our assessment of heart disease risks is based upon a standard cholesterol panel which ...

Why You Should Try Traditional Chinese Medicine?

Whether you’re experiencing pain, stress, or simply yearn for a healthier, more balanced life, acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) are your trusted companions on this journey. ...

Regenerative Medicine / Pain Clinic Testimonial by Sylvie Rokab

Regenerative Medicine / Pain Clinic Testimonial by Sylvie Rokab How Regenerative Medicine + Reiki healing + and TLC has helped patients at the Akasha Center ...

Benefits of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) for Joint Pain and Arthritis

What is arthritis? Arthritis is defined as painful inflammation and degeneration of one or more joints. Symptoms include pain, swelling, reduced range of motion and stiffness. How common is it? One of the ...

Stop Middle Age Weight Gain

By Dr. Maggie Ney These are my 8 Tips to help you stop menopause weight gain. Estrogen deficiency, the state we find ourselves in once ...

Sugar Baby – My Journey with Gestational Diabetes

By Bren Boston, MD I was 32 years old and in my first job after my Pain Fellowship.   I was pregnant for the first ...

Is Your Body a Machine, or A Garden?

By Danél Lombard, MPT, MA, E-RYT Have you ever had an unexplainable ache or pain that just wouldn’t budge? You went to the doctor, physical ...

Dr. Ney’s Interview With GOOP on Safe Lubricants

See Dr. Ney’s interview with GOOP on safe lubricants and how vaginal dryness can affect libido Here it is… After watching an episode of Netflix’s Grace ...

Understanding Breast Cancer Risk and Prevention

By Maggie Ney, ND The American Cancer Society estimates that nearly 280,000 new cases of breast cancer will be diagnosed this year. This is an ...

Breast Imaging for Cancer Screening in Women of Average Risk

By Bren Boston, MD The purpose of breast cancer screening is to detect cancer prior to any physical symptoms.  Earlier detection of cancer means a better ...

Understanding Fibroids and Why They Occur More in Black Women

Maggie Ney, ND Racism is finally being recognized as a public health emergency. Racism has a direct impact on public health. We know that racism ...

Does your Autoimmune Disease Increase Risk for COVID-19?

Maggie Ney, ND Many of my patients with an autoimmune disease have asked if it puts them at a higher risk of contracting COVID-19 or developing ...