Month: April 2016

April 27, 2016 Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND No comments exist

Optimal health requires understanding of hormones By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   Hormones have many functions in the body.   They are best known for growth and reproduction, maintaining our libido, and regulating our moods. Although important, these functions are only the tip of the iceberg. Like the iceberg’s much larger block of ice…

April 26, 2016 Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND No comments exist

Feeling tired? Thyroid imbalance a potential cause By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   Our thyroid is fundamental for our metabolism. Maintaining a healthy weight and living with good energy levels rely heavily on thyroid function.   Yet, despite such a crucial role, thyroid imbalances are often under-diagnosed, missed or allowed to proceed without treatment…

April 1, 2016 Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND No comments exist

Digestive health: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) – different conditions along the same spectrum   Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) are two different diseases affecting the digestive tract. Through my specialization of treating digestive system disorders and through the observation of patients with IBS and IBD, I have…