Author: Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND

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

  Digestion is foundation for all health conditions By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   Digestion and its proper function has ramifications in all aspects of our health.   For this reason, I ask all my patients about their bowel movements and review other symptoms concerning the health of their gastrointestinal tract (or gut).  …

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…

March 28, 2016 Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND No comments exist

‘Clinical Detox’ provides better health outcomes By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   Are you confused about whether detoxification (i.e. detox) or cleansing is important for your health?   Uncertain what ‘detox’ really means?   Should you be worried about on-going daily exposures to low levels of toxicity? Do toxins accumulate in the body over time?…

March 28, 2016 Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND No comments exist

Feeling Tired? Stressed? Adrenal imbalance may be the cause – PartII By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   Feeling over-stressed and over-worked? Also experiencing declining energy levels? Are multiple cups of coffee a necessity to get through your workday?   In today’s society, symptoms of tiredness and ‘burnouts’ are reaching epidemic proportions. Despite our best…

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

New health-care paradigm could save government millions By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   As a New Brunswick citizen, president of the New Brunswick Association of Naturopathic Doctors (NBAND) and a Naturopathic Doctor practicing in Moncton, adopting innovations that improve our health care is a top priority.   Every Province in Canada, including New Brunswick…

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

Dysbiosis – This year, resolve to optimize your gut health By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND   The early days of the New Year are often a time of self-reflection. For many, we recommit to our health in numerous ways.   At times, resolutions are based out of guilt related to either overindulging and avoiding…

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

Make health a priority; address ‘silent’ problems By Dr. Martin Gleixner, MSc, ND     Every day, in my medical practice, patients ask me a fundamental question “what can I do to be healthier?”   Addressing the basics is often a great first start; such as: creating an individualized nutritional plan improving sleep; and moving…