Category: Dr. Patrick Giammarise

Tired of Being Tired?

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, IHS   If you find yourself being tired all the time, maybe it has something to do with your blood-sugar control. In fancier terms, that means your glucose levels may be fluctuating. Glucose, a simple sugar, is essential for life and energy. Glucose enters our circulatory system and gets transported… Read more »

Are You Digesting Everything You Eat?

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, IHS   Ever read an article whose description of symptoms points to that idea you need to supplement your diet with more of “this or that”? Have you ever gone to a doctor or nutritionist and learned you are “low” on a certain nutrient? Ever had an official blood test… Read more »

Reducing Your Body’s Toxic Burden

Do YOU Have Toxins inside Your Body?  By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, IHS Our accumulated toxic exposure has never been greater than it is today. Toxins can be found everywhere, both externally (outside your body) and created internally (inside your body). Particulate matter from burning, exhaust fumes, and pesticides are examples of external toxins. Internal… Read more »

Do You Have the Guts to Age?

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC It’s no secret that as our ages change, our bodies also change. Some of these changes we can see on the outside as we age, such as changes to our hairlines, waistlines, and facial lines. Other changes occur on the inside that we can’t see, but we sure notice a… Read more »

Why Are My Allergies Acting Up Again?

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, HIS Have you found that eating certain foods increases your seasonal allergy symptoms? If you think “yes,” you are right! Maybe you’ve noticed that eating certain foods during allergy season seems to make your seasonal allergies worse. Or it may seem as if your allergy appears out of nowhere. That’s… Read more »

Why Do You Bloat and How Can You Fix It?

Why Do You Bloat and How Can You Fix It? By Patrick Giammarise   Ever noticed that a pair of pants or a dress fits you fine, and then a few hours after eating your belly seems so bloated that you look as if you swallowed a balloon? It’s embarrassing and annoying and can be… Read more »

What Does Back Pain Have to Do with Indigestion?

By Dr. Patrick  ~ Have you ever heard that left shoulder or arm pain could be the only symptom a person is having a heart attack? If you have both chronic back pain and indigestion, you may have thought that the two are not connected. But they are connected in a way similar to how… Read more »

Healthy Skin—It’s An Inside Job

Healthy Skin By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, IHS Mandy was so concerned about her two children. Both had open, oozing sores. Her daughter, Alexis, was breaking out with unsightly skin rashes after eating, no matter how much Mandy adjusted her diet. Her son, Austin, had constant breakouts on his back. After trying a few topical… Read more »

Is Your Gut Bacteria Making You Fat?

By Dr. Patrick Giammarise, DC, IHS We all know that bacteria can make us sick but did you know that bacteria might also make us fat? Researchers have discovered that thin people have different bacteria in their guts than overweight people do. How could that be possible? Scientists theorized two factors could be responsible. First,… Read more »