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The Autoimmune Maze of Confusion

The Autoimmune Maze of Confusion

This patient story comes from Dometa. She shares a similar story with millions of Americans with autoimmune diseases.
It’s Not Your Fault

It’s Not Your Fault

Weight gain puts Americans at risk for Type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, cancer, stroke dementia, and many other conditions. We know this. Every new year…till about Spring, we eagerly jump on the weight-loss bandwagon with determination and focus.
Inflammation, the Silent Killer That Starts in the Gut

Inflammation, the Silent Killer That Starts in the Gut

Many people when they think of inflammation, they think of a swollen ankle, or pain in the hip. While that is one type of inflammation, not all inflammation causes pain.
NFL Athletes Using Hyperbaric Chamber to Accelerate Healing

NFL Athletes Using Hyperbaric Chamber to Accelerate Healing

In today’s world, with our knowledge of how the violent game of football impacts the bodies of football players, NFL stars are doing everything they can to prolong their careers from being drafted in their early twenties all the way through their primes into their late thirties.
Inflammation, What’s the Big Deal?

Inflammation, What’s the Big Deal?

The difference between acute and chronic inflammation is that acute inflammation is typically short, and chronic inflammation is persistent and long-lasting. Acute inflammation is said to have five major traits, including heat, swelling, and loss of function in the affected area.
A Healthy Life Is Worth the “Weight”

A Healthy Life Is Worth the “Weight”

Weight loss is one hot topic. More than 40% of people that visit their physician have a concern related to their weight. However, what are the main areas that you can focus on to make weight loss a reality?
Detoxification Will Improve Your Health

Detoxification Will Improve Your Health

A toxic body can lead to chronic conditions such as obesity, diabetes, depression, digestive disorders, infertility, hormonal imbalances, allergies, and even cancer.
Heavy Metals; Are They Dragging You Down?

Heavy Metals; Are They Dragging You Down?

At Progressive Medical Center, we have observed that even when people follow healthy dietary guidelines, they can still have serious health problems. They may digest their food poorly, experience digestive distress, or be generally sickly.
Integrative Medical Update

Integrative Medical Update

We have created a new series called the Integrative Medical Update! This series will focus on ways that you can become a healthier you through discussing specific conditions, treatments, and even things you can do without going to a doctor’s office!
How Effective Is Your Medication?

How Effective Is Your Medication?

When a person takes a drug, it’s critical that he or she first consider the potential for interactions with other substances in the body. Drugs can react to other medications, health supplements, and even food or alcohol.
Treating Painful Joints

Treating Painful Joints

This pain is interfering with your life, and nothing you’re doing is working. So, how exactly can you go about treating this problem? Joint pain can have many different causes, but our team uses a comprehensive and integrative approach to provide you with quick and lasting relief.
5 Ways to Avoid Getting Sick When You Travel

5 Ways to Avoid Getting Sick When You Travel

No one wants to get sick—not before their trip or during their trip. Well, how do you avoid or minimize your chances of getting sick? There are plenty of ways! In this article, we will discuss 5 things you can do before your trip and during your travel excursions.