Category: Dr. Mark Light & Vickie Van Scyoc

Animals Have Allergies Too

By Vickie Van Scyoc, RN, and Mark Light, MD   Animals can develop allergies just as people can and to many of the same substances. These allergies can have a severe impact on their health, well-being, and comfort. Their immune systems respond to an allergen, seeing it as foreign and causing a reaction. Reactivity can… Read more »

Brain Allergies: Problems and Solutions

Brain Allergies: Problems and Solutions By Dr. Mark Light and Vickie Van Scyoc, RN What do autism, Parkinson’s, Alzheimer’s, headaches, or ordinary forgetfulness have in common? It might be allergies! Symptoms of Brain Allergies Include: Depression Anger Irritability Hallucinations Delusions Anxiety Insomnia Learning disability Fatigue Headache Brain fog   “There is hardly any human disease… Read more »

Alcohol Dependency-Dr Light

The Causes of Alcohol Dependence (Addiction-It May Not Be What You Think!)  By Dr. Mark Light of Chico Integrative Health A wide range of issues are related to alcohol dependence: binge drinking, disturbing changes in personality, drunken driving, liver failure, disease, and death. Some believe that drinking problems are the result of a character flaw… Read more »

Restore Brain Health

With Inno-Vita Herbals at Chico Integrative Health By Dr. Mark W. Light Brain health is essential for basic mental, physical, and emotional well-being. Subtle changes in brain chemistry through time can alter our memory capacity, our interactions at work and with family, our ability to receive and integrate sensory input and information, and how we… Read more »

What Is NAET?

NAET: A Different Way of Viewing Disease By Mark Light, MD NAET (Nambrudripad’s allergy elimination technique) was discovered by Dr. Devi S. Nambudripad in 1983. NAET is a noninvasive, drug-free, natural treatment for allergies of all types and intensities using a combination of techniques, including: energy balancing, acupuncture/acupressure, allopathy, chiropractic, nutritional, and kinesiology. The definition… Read more »

Media Reviews for Oct-Nov-Dec 2015

Media Reviews for Oct-Nov-Dec 2015 The Slow Down Diet: Eating for Pleasure, Energy, and Weight Loss By Marc David ISBN-13: 978-1-62055-508-8 (Healing Arts Press, 2015) We’ve all been there: Eat less, exercise more, and I will lose weight. It doesn’t take long to figure out that without proper nourishment you will lose more than weight.… Read more »

Mind over Medicine

Mind Over Medicine By Mark Light, MD “Promoting health of the body without encouraging health of the mind is an exercise in futility.”—Dr. Lissa Rankin, MD You can heal yourself. When was the last time you heard a doctor say these words? Probably never. Dr. Lissa Rankin is one doctor who is saying those exact… Read more »

NAET-Don’t be Sick and Tired?

By Mark Light, MD Don’t give up, there is hope-NAET We are lucky to have many healing modalities today to help us in our journey to health. Each modality works in a different way. Some focus on emotions, some on the body itself, some to detox, and so on. Herbal and homeopathic medicines are known… Read more »

NAET: A Different Way of Viewing Disease

By Mark Light, MD I graduated from the University of Wisconsin with a degree in medicine and became board certified in emergency medicine. I worked as an emergency physician for 30 years and then as a primary care physician for about 12 years. I was not taught about the meridian (energy) system of the body… Read more »