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FATIGUE – Les Cole, MD, ABAARM, ABIHM

FATIGUE – Les Cole, MD, ABAARM, ABIHM

  Fatigue is one of the most common symptoms we see in functional medicine. Most patients have seen multiple doctors; have been told they are getting old, are depressed or need to exercise; are on multiple medications – antianxiety, anti-depressant,...
Depression – Treat the Causes by Les Cole, MD, ABAARM, ABHIM

Depression – Treat the Causes by Les Cole, MD, ABAARM, ABHIM

Depression affects millions of Americans. If you experience depression, you know disabling it can be. Some studies show the best prevention and treatments include Sleep – 8 hours where possible. A consistent pre-bedtime routine is very helpful and should consist...
Thyroid Testing

Thyroid Testing

Before discussing the tests, we need to cover a few definitions:  T3 (triiodothyronine) – this is the active thyroid hormone.  rT3 (reverse T3) – an inactive form of T3 that blocks active T3 from reaching its receptors  T4 (thyroxine) – this is the pro-hormone that is...
Women’s Sexual Health by Les Cole, MD

Women’s Sexual Health by Les Cole, MD

What Are the Aspects of Women’s Sexual Health?   In both women and men the biological systems and pathways that mediate the sexual response are surprisingly the same. Ranging from our brain (cerebral cortex) where sexual thoughts and fantasies originate to the...
Thyroid Testing

Am I Hypothyroid?

Are You Fatigued? Do You Have Low energy? Your thyroid hormone, T3 (the active thyroid hormone), has many functions. One of these is to increase the number of mitochondria (power plants) in your cells. Your mitochondria are intracellular organelles that produce ATP...