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Boost Your Immune System With IV Nutrient Infusions Oct 6th, 2020

For the past six months, our nation has been held in the grips of a viral infection that underscores one very important point — the strength of your immune system matters.  At Health First, Dr. Jonathan Singer and our team believe that optimal health and wellness is best achieved by...

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: It's Far More Than Just Feeling Tired Sep 8th, 2020

Chronic fatigue syndrome is an extraordinarily difficult and frustrating condition to cope with, largely because there’s a fair amount of misinformation surrounding it. In fact, the CDC estimates that anywhere between 836,000 to 2.5 million Americans are affected by chronic fatigue syndrome, yet up to 90% aren’t properly diagnosed. At...

How Prolotherapy Promotes Healing From Within Aug 18th, 2020

Any time your body incurs damage — whether through an accident or a disease like arthritis — it jumps into action to heal itself, regenerating and repairing tissues on a cellular level.  While effective, your body works at its own pace and allocates resources judiciously, which means you may not...

The Effects of Toxic Levels of Metals in the Human Body Jul 22nd, 2020

Humans are nothing if not creative, as witnessed by the evolution of our world from one where stone chisels were an advanced technology to today, where we have massive machinery that produces everything from ice cream to cars.  All of this was fueled by heavy metals found in the natural...

Natural Treatments for Joint Pain Jun 10th, 2020

If moving and going about your regular day causes your joints to ache, there are natural treatments you can try to make the pain go away. At HealthFirst, Dr. Jonathan Singer takes a holistic approach to medicine and focuses on using natural treatments to improve your health.  You don’t have...

The Many Benefits of Ozone Therapy May 13th, 2020

You may know ozone as the gas that surrounds the Earth’s stratosphere to protect us from the sun’s ultraviolet light. Ozone has also been used as a form of alternative medicine for decades to treat a variety of conditions. The list of uses for ozone therapy continues to grow as...

Sjögren’s Syndrome: Can Diet Help? Apr 1st, 2020

Chances are you’ve never heard of Sjögren’s syndrome before. Sjögren’s syndrome is an autoimmune disorder that typically causes dry eyes and dry mouth. While the disorder itself is manageable without treatment, it can lead to a number of inconvenient and even dangerous side effects.  HealthFirst is a leader in functional...

How Spinal Decompression Can Alleviate Chronic Back and Neck Pain Mar 13th, 2020

Chronic back and neck pain can interrupt your sleep and daily activities, and affect the quality of your life. For too many people, the answer to chronic musculoskeletal pain is medication, but that can lead to addictions and additional health problems. Spinal decompression is a natural way to alleviate chronic...

Why Opioid Addiction Recovery Programs That Use Suboxone® are More Successful Feb 6th, 2020

Having an opioid addiction means that changes in your brain make breaking the addiction an insurmountable task — unless you have proper medical intervention. Suboxone® is a prescription medication that makes it possible to break an addiction to opioids while making the effects of withdrawal tolerable.  As part of a...

5 Reasons Bioidentical Hormone Therapy May be Right for You Jan 9th, 2020

Oh, hormones. They plague us in our teen years. And just when we think we can put hormonal problems behind us, they rear their ugly heads again. As we age, our body produces less of specific hormones. These changes can sap your energy and libido, cause you to lose muscle...

Fortify Your Immune System This Cold and Flu Season with Intravenous Nutrient Infusions Dec 10th, 2019

Cold weather might bring ice skating, snowball fights, and hot chocolate, but it also brings cold and flu season. Several factors combine to make these common illnesses thrive in winter, and it might seem like getting sick is inevitable when everyone around you has the sniffles.  With intravenous nutrient infusions,...

What Is Chelation Therapy? Nov 21st, 2019

Heavy metals may come from deep within the earth’s crust, but thanks to their many industrial, technological, agricultural, and medical applications, most people come in contact with them on a regular basis.  While limited exposure to trace amounts of heavy metals probably won’t affect your health in a perceptible way,...