Posted by drbrizman on May 28, 2015 at 3:44am
Someone asked me to blog on the topic of estrogen and IC. When I wrote my doctoral dissertation. In my earlier years of my practice, I beleived that using bio-identical hormones-especifically a certain type of estrogen was very important to the balancing of the ecology in the vagina and it would therefore optimize the microbial balance. From my dissertation:
Posted by drbrizman on May 27, 2015 at 10:15pm
This is not IC-but everything related to health is relevant as it is the cumulative effect of what we put into our bodies that adds up to IC. This letter is in from someone I met the other day who has chosen to become involved in preserving the choice we have as parent regarding what we allow to be put in the bodies of our children-a fundamental right! Hello Friends,
Posted by drbrizman on May 19, 2015 at 9:02pm
Last week I was speaking with a few people about renovation in their homes. I have posted a few times over the years regarding this subject. It is REALLY important, when painting, carpeting, putting down hardwood floors, etc... to be sure that the materials you are using are "clean" and "Green"!
Posted by drbrizman on May 15, 2015 at 8:26pm
The subject of headaches, migraines, and occular migraines (and muscle and joint pains) came up a lot today in my conversations with people. This was tied in to the differences people are discerning between the relationship between their diets and health and incidence of these kinds of problems. This is really a much larger issue than I will problably be able to fully explore within the context of this short blog. However, I often use the analogy that certain symptoms are just a different branch off of the same tree trunk. As in same etiology different symptom.
Posted by drbrizman on May 13, 2015 at 7:50am
My daughter had me pull out many recipes from my past the other day and I was looking for one in particular that I couldnt find. So, I recreated it from my memory. So, this is not precise at all, but most of my recipes arent anyway. However we did it wor-it was so so good! Here it goes:
Posted by drbrizman on May 13, 2015 at 2:58am
I love dogs. As most of you probably know, I love all animals-I have 15, Y'up 15. BUT....It happens, animals like people are not all friendly. I just had a patient call this am from the emergency room having been severely bitten with deep wounds not knowing what to do.