Dr. Absi

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Lupus Symptoms in Women

A lupus diagnosis can affect any part of a person’s body. Lupus occurs when the body’s immune system attacks it’s own tissues and organs. This attack happens to the healthy and unhealthy cells alike. Women between the ages of 15 to 45 seem to be most at risk, but men are not immune to the…

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Autism and Parasites: Is There a Link?

What is Autism Spectrum Disorder? Autism spectrum disorder is a developmental disorder that affects behavior and communication. Autism symptoms are often common with other diagnosed conditions, and some will vary greatly in severity.   The social component is usually the one that stands out in one of it’s three components: interaction challenges communication difficulties repetitive…

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Finding a Lyme Disease Specialist

You’ve been diagnosed with Lyme disease. Now what? It can be overwhelming to find a qualified professional who can help bring your body back into balance. With so many options today if can be hard to choose. But choosing a specialist is not about how pretty their office is or their hours of service. What’s…

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How Can a Naturopathic Doctor Help My Fibromyalgia?

Fibromyalgia is an imbalance that causes pain in the whole musculoskeletal system. Symptoms can include issues with fatigue, mood, memory, digestive, fungus, PMS and a variety of other symptoms. Pain seems to be the major complaint. Is there a link between fibromyalgia and emotions? While the cause of fibromyalgia is unknown, a naturopathic doctor will…

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Lyme Disease and Treatment

Should you seek a Lyme Disease Specialist? You are feeling fatigued, experiencing a lagging overall achiness, heart palpitations, poor sleep and brain fog, yet you pay a visit to your doctor who says you do not have Lyme Disease, so no need to test any further. Maybe you have a firm diagnosis but you do…

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Fibromyalgia: When Nobody Understands

When Nobody Understands Your Fibromyalgia Symptoms Many times, fibromyalgia has been lingering for months or even years before a diagnosis. The amplified and often chronic pain and fatigue can lead to depression and anxiety as well as sleep disorders due to debilitating symptoms. Many times, these individuals are labeled as complainers or lazy, but this…

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What You May Not Know About Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract, mostly affecting the small intestine and sometimes extending to the colon. A misconception of inflammatory bowel disease categorizes and defines it by the fact that the person has diarrhea and cramping. Anyone who suffers from it knows that would make illnesses like Crohn’s Disease…

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