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Going vegan

Hello Dr. Nieters,
I’m going vegan and wondering if there is any herb or needle support I should be considering.
Many thanks,
Marcie

 

Dear Marcie,
The two major problems with going vegan are iron deficiency and vitamin B-12 deficiency.  Most vegans become B-12 deficient within a few months, which will effect energy.  Over time, the

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Getting off proton pump inhibitors

I have a couple patients on it who I’d like to get off of Prilosec and was wondering what you recommend. Do they need to taper off of it? Can they take herbs for it while they are tapering off? What do you think of the patent wei ti ling to treat the acid reflux? I also have been treating

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