Congratulations on The Ommani Center’s Anniversary!

It has been a joy to be a part of the Ommani Center’s vision for health.  As a family medicine physician, I often find that patients have been receiving “health” care that focuses on treating symptoms with prescription medications, rather than focusing on finding the underlying causes of their symptoms.  Our present “health care” system …

Nutrient depletion from medications: What should you know?

Millions of people take medications to manage high blood pressure, diabetes, cholesterol, and congestive heart failure.  These medications can be very important to your health.  But, many people do not know that these medications can deplete, or “use up” some of the nutrients our bodies also need to function well. Even though nutrients can be …

STRESS: Its effects and coping techniques

According to the media, Americans are stressed. Lost productivity and medical expenses in the United States are soaring. A November 2010 study published by the American Psychological Association found that over half of its survey participants said their stress is caused by concerns over money, work, the economy, family responsibilities, relationships, personal health, and housing …