The Foundations of Health
Reduce Inflammation, Balance Blood Sugar, Remove Environmental Toxins
Hedging your bets against cancer, autoimmunity and heart disease
with natural medicine
The most serious illnesses of our time have common causes. Luckily this means that they have also common solutions. Diet, lifestyle and targeted therapies such a genomic analysis and nutritional IVs can help to prevent and even reverse disease. In this 3 part series Dr. Dara Thompson will explain how to create and maintain the foundations of health. Each lecture will last 30 minutes and will be followed by a 30-minute question and answer period
October 22nd 2013 @ 7:30 PM Control Inflammation for Optimal Health
Inflammation is part of a normal immune response. But when inflammation becomes chronic it can lead to serious health problems. Cancer, Heart disease, allergies, autoimmunity and arthritis have all been linked to excess inflammation. However, many anti-inflammatory medications have fallen out of favor due to serious side effects. In this lecture Dr. Thompson will talk about the anti-inflammatory diet, as well as specific supplements and strategies for reducing inflammation and preventing disease naturally.
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November 19th 2013 @ 7:30 PM Reversing Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Syndrome with Natural Medicine
January 14th 2014@ 7:30 PM Cleansing to the Core with Natural Medicine. How to safely eliminate environmental toxins and prevent disease.
When & Where
Dara Thompson ND, Doctor of Naturopathic Medicine
Dr. Dara Thompson, ND practices Naturopathic Medicine in San Francisco. Her approach is to guide the into its most efficient state. She works extensively with women's health and the concerns of today's busy moms. She is also an expert in environmental health and will address how to avoid and eliminate toxins. She mixes her love of food with her health expertise and provides guidance on how to create meals that provide both nourishment and joy.
Meghen Kurtzig RN, MSN, CNS has a background in Biology and received her graduate training in Nursing from the University of California San Francisco. Her specialty is Maternal-Child Community Health and she focuses on educating parents.