Charleston Holistic Medicine

Our focus is on identifying imbalances when ayou're under stress with symptoms, not discovered elsewhere by traditional medicine. Much of what we fix are deficiencies in nutrition, hormones, neurotransmitters and a balanced lifestyle.

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By Christina Justice

IUDs (intrauterine devices) are becoming more and more popular for women in the United States according to Planned Parenthood. There are hormonal IUDs (Mirena, Liletta, Skyla, and Kyleena) and also a non-hormonal or copper IUD (ParaGuard). IUDs are ranked among the best forms of birth control with an effectiveness of 99% along with hormonal arm implants and permanent sterilization. An IUD is considered a long-acting reversible contraceptive, or LARC, because these methods can last anywhere from 3-12 years and can be removed anytime to regain fertility ("Long-Acting Reversible Contraception (LARC): IUD and Implant," 2016; "Planned Parenthood Federation of America Inc.," 2016).

In today’s world, stress and fatigue are just another part of daily life for many adults. The cumulative effects of psychological and physical stress can lead to feelings of weakness, issues with your gut, and weakening of our immune systems, otherwise known as Adrenal Fatigue Syndrome.

P4 Medicine is becoming increasingly important for the continued health of patients. Its two major objectives are to quantify wellness and demystify disease. This is the true Functional Medicine (FM) paradigm. P4 medicine is the clinical face of systems medicine. P4 medicine will make blood a diagnostic window for viewing health and disease for the individual. FM doctors are the ones at the forefront of P4 Medicine.

Many people recognize autism as a disorder that inhibits a person to function normally in society. What many people don’t understand is the range of disorders that fall under autism, which is used as an umbrella term that encompasses a wide variety of situations. This range of disorders is referred to as the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) and includes a variety of unique definitions. Every case is different and unique within ASD, where one child may struggle with speech, and another is highly verbal but cannot function socially. Some traits that define autism include

by J.P. Saleeby, MD

A wildly popular medical service is popping up in areas all over the country. Drip Bars, infusion centers or IV Therapy Spas. The advertise heavily and target young college students and professions as a quick way to recover after a hard night drinking or partying. They offer everything from a liter of Normal Saline or Lactated Ringers solutions to “hydrate” you to more fancy combinations of what is called a Myers’ cocktail or high dose vitamin C. They promise to boost your wellness, athletic prowess and even help you recover from headaches and hangovers. Another flash in the pan wellness fad? Remember the Oxygen bars of a few years ago? You walk in and sit at a bar and instead of ordering a beer or a cocktail you place plastic tubing (nasal cannula) on your nose and inhale pure oxygen. That fad seems to have faded away giving rise to the latest drip bar craze.

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About Carolina Holistic Medicine

Our focus is on identification of imbalances when a patient is under stress with symptoms , not discovered elsewhere by traditional medicine. Adequate time and attention to details prevail in our setting. We provide intensive patient education to allow our clients/patients the ability to help themselves and prevent disease without too much oversight or reliance on healthcare providers. Much of what we fix are deficiencies in nutrition, hormones, neurotransmitters and a balanced lifestyle.


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