Is there one organ I am thankful of, it is the liver. The more you study the liver, the more you will realize its remarkable abilities. Did you know that if you cut away 80 % of the liver, it would regenerate itself back to its original size! That is because the liver cells have … Continue reading Simple Steps On How To Detox Your Liver
I know what you are thinking, and that´s not what I mean... Let´s take this story back a few years. I was working at the Functional Medicine Center, housed in an 19th century building in Oslo. Rustic and an emblem of Norwegian history, here, I often found myself reflecting on new versus old practices of … Continue reading How I Got A Patient Pregnant
We expose our lungs to constant strain, especially if we live in big cities. I remember in med school how I looked at lungs of people living in congested parts of the city (such as London when the air was filled with smog), and was horrified by the amount of soot accumulated in the tissue … Continue reading How To Take Care Of Your Lungs
Around a fifth of the Western Worlds’ population believe that they themselves react to some kind of food. The reasons for food intolerance are many, and vary greatly in severity. I will in this article focus on unraveling various ways someone can react to certain foods, and then what to do about this. Even though … Continue reading What Is Food Intolerance?
How much water do you drink? Seriously? Let me tell you that water is by far the cheapest and healthiest drink you can have. Do you ever stop to wonder about just how important it is to drink enough water? We literally consist of 70-80 % water (interestingly enough just about the same number as … Continue reading The Miracle of Water
If you have ever eaten Indian food, I am sure you have encountered this colorful herb in your food. This herb is an extremely colorful root, and if you get it on your fingers, you will have an orange pigment stuck to your skin for days! Traditionally, besides using Turmeric in various cuisines in Asia, … Continue reading Things You Didn’t Know About Turmeric
One of the most common complaints I encounter in my practice is gut related conditions, ranging from a ten year old, who have suffered his whole life with stomach pains, to a frail elderly woman unable to digest and absorb nutrients properly. One thing I would consider in these circumstances is if there is some … Continue reading What Is Parasite Dysbiosis?