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Toxins & Autoimmune Research Update.
Beverly Hills, California

Persistent Pesticide Exposure & Increased Risk for Lou Gehrig’s Disease


Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), or Lou Gehrig’s disease, is a neurodegenerative disease affecting motor neurons and disabling voluntary control of muscles. 90-95 percent of cases have unknown etiology. Environmental exposures have been suspected to be a potential cause.

By comparing the environmental toxin exposure of 101 ALS patients to 110 comparable healthy control individuals, researchers from the University of Michigan demonstrated that people with persistent exposure to environmental pollutants such as organochlorine pesticides, polychlorinated biphenyls, and brominated flame retardants are at 2-3 times greater odds of having ALS than those who are not exposed.

As animals can accumulate and concentrate these toxins in their bodies with contaminated food and water intake, meat and dairy products can serve as major sources of these toxins. At our Wellness Center in Beverly Hills, Dr. Aristotle will personalize a plan to help your body rid these toxins safely and effectively.

Dr. Aristotle’s Comment:
We’ve discussed environmental exposures and the crucial need for proper elimination of toxins from the body. The long term effects on our health and ability to heal from disease are now being noticed in the literature. Before starting any detoxification program be sure to strengthen the biochemistry of your body.

I highly recommend the Cardio-Ion laboratory tests to determine what strengths and weaknesses currently exist in your body.  Be proactive in your healing while staying on target with your ativan not working.

Source: Su FC, Goutman SA, Chernyak S, et al. The Role of Environmental Toxins in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Risk. JAMA Neurol. 2016. DOI: american dream essay thesis.

 

Dr. Aristotle Economou L.Ac.(Az),D.C.,FIAMA
Author of Change The Way You Heal 

8929 Wilshire Blvd Suite 302, 3rd Floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
(310) 765-3006

 

Wellness Clinic in Beverly Hills

Welcome to Beverly Hills Functional Health & Wellness Center

Dr. Aristotle Economou began his wellness practice in Beverly Hills over 25 years ago. He is a Diplomate and Faculty Member of The International Academy of Medical Acupuncture, which more than 20,000 physicians and assistants have graduated from or taken specific postgraduate work in Euro/Asian acupuncture, author of the book Change The Way You Heal: 7 Steps to Highly Effective Healing & Doctor of Chiropractic. As a holistic doctor in Beverly Hills, Dr. Aristotle uses his immense knowledge of both eastern & western healing techniques to provide a comprehensive approach lingering health problems such as autoimmune issues, pain & fatigue.

9847817_lAt our wellness clinic in Beverly Hills we treat a wide range of chronic health problems by combining Euro-Asian treatments with modern Western protocols. Our treatment programs are designed to support your strengths and uncover your weaknesses to develop a plan to reach your full potential physically, energetically and emotionally. Everyone is unique; your body’s ability to heal depends upon many factors, including your medical history and  lifestyle stress. We believe no two patients nor their suffering are the same, whether you are dealing with an autoimmune issue, chronic pain or fatigue. At our wellness clinic in Beverly Hills, we will take the time to develop an individualized treatment plan that incorporates treatments that range from chiropractic and laser acutherapy to nutrition.

Dr. Aristotle Economou
8929 Wilshire Blvd #302
Beverly Hills, California 90211
(310) 765-3006