Happy Thanksgiving!!

Happy Thanksgiving!!

As we approach Thanksgiving, we would like to express our gratitude to our amazing patients who brighten our days with their smiles, commitment, and constantly improving health. The holidays can be challenging to engage in the festivities yet keep your body happy.  To make your Thanksgiving sweet, yet healthy, here is a tried and true […]

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B12 - How Are You Getting This Essential Vitamin?

B12 – How Are You Getting This Essential Vitamin?

Erik Johnson, L.Ac. MSTCM, BD, DNM It is estimated that up to 40% of the U.S. population does not get enough B12 in their diet. Vitamins are substances that are essential in small amounts for the health, growth, reproduction, and maintenance of our body. In nature, these vitamins are never isolated – they are part […]

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Trick or Treat? The Dangers of Sugar

Trick or Treat? The Dangers of Sugar

The Dangers of Sugar The American Heart Association lists the following foods as containing high amounts of refined sugars. *carbonated soda *candy *cookies *fruit juice drinks *dairy desserts *ice cream *cereals *waffles *pies Watch your list of ingredients! Refined sugar will appear in product labels under other names, such as: *brown sugar *corn sweetener *corn […]

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Epigenetics

Epigenetics

By Dr. Marie Starling and Lisa Biederman, CNTP   What is epigenetics? Epigenetics is the study of changes to gene expression without changes to the DNA sequence. Epigenetic changes turn genes on or off and determine which protein is transcribed. Genetics are influenced greatly by environmental and lifestyle factors such as nutrition, sleep habits, stress […]

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All About Serotonin

All About Serotonin

By: Jessica Yoches, MNT Serotonin is a brain neurotransmitter commonly connected to happiness and mood, but it also has numerous functions and roles in multiple body systems, such as in the gastrointestinal, immune, urinary, reproductive, cardiovascular, and hormonal systems. Functional medicine recognizes the other roles of serotonin and the importance of a healthy gut. Since […]

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Inflammation... Good or Bad?

Inflammation… Good or Bad?

Inflammation…..Good or Bad? Inflammation can be classified as either acute inflammation, which occurs over seconds, minutes, hours, and days, or chronic inflammation, which occurs over longer period of time. Inflammation is part of the body’s immune system. It is the body’s normal, biological response when something harmful or irritating affects a part of our body. […]

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Intermittent Fasting

Intermittent Fasting

By Lisa Biederman, CNTP Intermittent fasting is a tool we use at The Healing Center to break vicious cycles in regards to blood sugar spikes and crashes. It is helpful for resetting insulin sensitivity, managing hypoglycemia, and regulating blood sugar.  It teaches your body to use ketones, produced from fat, as fuel. There are two […]

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Summer Eating, Recipes, and Grilling Tips

Summer Eating, Recipes, and Grilling Tips

                          Summer Eating, Recipes, and Grilling Tips By Jessica Yoches, MNT In keeping with eating with the seasons, what are the best foods to consume in the hot summer months? According to Traditional Chinese Medicine, the body craves light, cooling, and refreshing foods in the summer, such as the abundance of fruits and vegetables in […]

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Healthier Happy Hour!

Healthier Happy Hour!

By, Lisa Biederman, CNTP Summer is the perfect time for outdoor gatherings with family and friends. While avoiding alcohol may be your liver’s preference, it is not realistic for most of us. If you are planning to indulge in summer cocktails, here is a great infographic from Dave Asprey’s website, www.bulletproof.com, for making better choices […]

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Giving your Prostate the Finger

Giving your Prostate the Finger

By Erik Johnson L.Ac. MSTCM, BD, DNM The prostate’s name origin comes from Greece, where it is roughly translated as “the one that stands before” or the “protector”. This important organ in male reproductive health plays a vital role in the controlled release of urine and in the assistance of producing an alkaline substance that […]

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Pay the Farmer Now or the Dr. Later: The Case for High-Quality Organic Food

Pay the Farmer Now or the Dr. Later: The Case for High-Quality Organic Food

  By Jessica Yoches, MNT The low prices of conventionally grown food conceal a greater hidden cost. These foods contain chemicals and food additives that cause ill health and the necessity for prescription drugs. The US is one of the few countries that invests such a small portion of their income on food; Americans spend double […]

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The Incredible Edible Egg

The Incredible Edible Egg

By, Lisa Biederman, CNTP At the Healing Center, we focus on the bioindividuality of each patient. Many patients have allergies or sensitivities to eggs and benefit from avoiding them. For those that can eat eggs, we always recommend free range eggs from pastured raised chickens. Based on studies, these nutrient-dense eggs have twice the amount […]

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What Is the Best Form of Vitamin D?

What Is the Best Form of Vitamin D?

By Jessica Yoches, CNTP, MNT and Dr. Starling DC, DCCN Spring is here, which means longer days of sunshine and increased access to the UVB rays that activate the body’s own Vitamin D production in your skin. This is critical for optimum immune function, especially if you have Hashimoto’s, MS, Celiac disease, Lupus, or another […]

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Thyroid Disorders

Thyroid Disorders

  The thyroid is responsible for regulating metabolism in every cell of the body. Many people come to the Healing Center with unresolved issues relating to thyroid. Symptoms include fatigue, hair loss, weight gain or loss, brain fog, low libido, mood imbalances, cold hands and feet, muscle and joint pain, dry skin and hair, constipation […]

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Ah, Poop!

Ah, Poop!

Call it what you would like, but human feces is a universal byproduct of our digestive system. From the moment we first put food in our mouth we are already activating salivary amylase, a digestive enzyme that begins the chemical process of breaking down food starches into sugars.  While we all can recognize the importance […]

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GMO's and Your Health

GMO’s and Your Health

 By Jessica Yoches, CNTP, MNT and Dr. Marie Starling GMO’s, or genetically modified organisms, permeate today’s food supply, and are of major concern because of their impact on health, hormone balance, and the micro-biome. According to one report, “More than 80% of the foods we eat on a daily basis contain one or more types […]

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Tired of Suffering from Seasonal Allergies Year to Year?

Tired of Suffering from Seasonal Allergies Year to Year?

  Tired of Suffering from Seasonal Allergies Year to Year? While the warmer weather is celebrated by most, there are many of us that also dread what comes with the changing season – allergies! Here in Denver we are already beginning to see an influx of pollen from our local flowers, trees, grasses, and weeds. […]

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qEEg and Neurofeedback

qEEg and Neurofeedback

qEEg and Neurofeedback By, Lisa Biederman, CNTP At The Healing Center, we are committed to giving you access to your full potential. To help optimize brain function, we are proud to announce the addition of qEEGs and neurofeedback sessions to our services offered. Who is a candidate for qEEG/Neurofeedback?  qEEG/Neurofeedback can address the following:  ADD/ADHD […]

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Treating Emotional Imbalances through Acupuncture

Treating Emotional Imbalances through Acupuncture

Learn how massaging one simple point on the body can reduce daily stress   Our basic emotions are an evolutionary trigger – a set of conscious responses that occur in reaction to life’s complex situations. The question of why we experience emotions has been debated for centuries by countless philosophers and psychologists. “Why do we […]

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An Interview with Dr. Starling

Frustrated with Seasonal Allergies or Food Allergies?  Explore this non-invasive technique that is getting results for both!  NAET/ BioSet is the name of a safe, effective, non-invasive technique for detecting, eliminating or desensitizing all types of allergies. This includes FOODS and Environmental allergies!   The process is called a “clearing” because it “clears” the bad brainwave pattern which […]

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Why Chiropractic?

Just like regular visits to your dentist promotes good oral health and prevents dental problems, regular visits to your chiropractor help maintain good health and prevent problems and injury.  Chiropractic care allows the body to function correctly. It is a scientific fact that your brain, spinal cord, and the rest of your nerves control every […]

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Chiropractic

Dr. Starling has been a chiropractor for 15 years. If you are experiencing pain or discomfort in your neck and/or back and have struggled to find resolutions, you will greatly appreciate her skill, expertise, and compassion.

At The Healing Center, through a thorough exam as well as neurologically based adjustment techniques we can diagnose and treat your pain. We accept personal injury cases for patients involved in an auto accident and have special skills in closed head injuries.

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Allergy Elimination

Imagine no longer suffering from allergies! No needles, no shots, no avoidance! Dr. Starling has advanced the techniques of NAET and BioSet allergy elimination to be more effective at ridding the body of seasonal, food, and chemical allergies.

She has “cleared” hundreds of patients over her many years of practice with amazing results.

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Functional Medicine

Many chronic diseases Americans suffer with daily, are caused by negative vicious cycles in the body. Functional medicine uses diagnostic tools, lab tests, and detailed knowledge of the interconnection of the body systems to diagnose the root cause of illness.

For patients who have suffered with chronic issues that have not responded to traditional medicine or even alternative medicine, we offer hope for finally identifying the cause and experiencing relief.

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Nutrition Therapy

As health care costs skyrocket, it is essential for people to take a more vested interest in managing their personal health. Proper nutrition is fundamental to a healthy body and mind. With the knowledge and support of our team, we help guide individuals to evaluate current diet and lifestyle choices. Our patients have experienced life-changing results including weight loss, blood sugar balance, skin, gastrointestinal and auto-immune symptom management. Put an end to struggling with the latest diet fads and confusing medical research and learn how to balance your body based on your needs!

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