Nutrigenomics and pyrroluria: a pathway to the lost diagnosis

Our resident nutrigenomics expert Anne Pemberton shares a case history in which a 23andme test finally unlocked a very difficult case being tackled by a multi-disciplinary team. The test results also stimulated an amazing response from a clients who had been withholding her background of severe stress from long-term abuse. Linda is 32 years old, an actress who is too ill to work. …

B12 and fatigue exploring the nutrigenomics connection

cam-mag.com I September 2015 B12 by supplement or injection, has become a controversial aspect of treatment for chronic fatigue. Orthodox medics dismiss the idea that anyone not in a frank B12 deficiency state can benefit. But both anecdotal and a few peer-reviewed studies suggest otherwise. In published papers, prof Marty Pall and colleagues have even proposed a mechanism, showing that …

Hypothyroid: a nutrigenomics approach

ANNE PEMBERTON, MSc, RGN, PGCE (autism), co-starred with
 Dr Ben Lynch at our April CAM Conference on
Nutrigenomics, and her case history-based 
presentation was a major revelation for many practitioners, who knew the subject was important, but were not sure how it translated into everyday clinical practice. We’ve invited Anne to follow up with a regular series in CAM. Here she …

The Gut Brain Link and Autism

Really enjoyed meeting Sam bearfoot on air to do this interview. Sam is a fascinating person with a huge passion for helping others. Kindred spirits. I hope this offers parents a little light at the end of the tunnel. Click on the title to listen or download to keep for later.  

ABUNDANT ENERGY CAN BE YOURS

  Are you tired all the time? Do you find it hard to get going on a morning? Is your sleep pattern topsy turvy, your brain foggy or you are just plain old “drained”? Are you a practitioner, businessperson, multitasking mother who feels there aren’t enough hours in a day because your energy system lets you down? Would you just …

vitaminB12

Vitamin B12 injections

Vitamin B12 is almost the magic potion in my clinical practice. I see patients with chronic fatigue syndrome, chemical, electro or food sensitivities and environmental illness, Autism spectrum disorders, and neurological problems such as depression, delusion, multiple sclerosis, dementia, developmental delay, diabetic neuropathy, transient ischaemic attacks and dear old heart disease. Not to mention infertility. What do they all have …

detoxification

Biliary sludge: why the gall bladder may be key to improving detoxification

In cases of biliary stasis, detoxification can be problematic for the client and the therapist, so improving biliary flow should be a consideration.
 Biliary tract disease is on the increase with cholangiocarcinoma occurring in 65% of cases with recurring symptoms from gallstones in the over-65s. Patients who fall into the “fair, fat, forty and fertile” category are also at increased risk. Alteration …