Is Stress Making You Sick?
Tina’s Story Tina recently came to see me as a new patient in my clinic. Tina had always been a worrier and she had battled feeling anxious and having trouble sleeping through the night for years. These had been manageable problems for her. Then something happened that changed things for Tina in a big way. […]
Exploring the Pain-Inflammation Connection
I sat down with Becky Andrews recently to discuss the approach that we take with our guests experiencing pain at Forum Health Austin. Dr. Taylor: “Pain. It’s just part of life, but It is definitely a two-edged sword. On the positive side, pain signals danger to your body. In fact, without the ability to […]
Announcing OxySauna Detox Treatments
New 21st Century treatments combine three proven modalities to clear body toxins and lower counts of harmful germs into a quick and affordable treatment session. With the move of Forum Health Austin to our new, larger clinical facility in Rollingwood, West Austin, we are very pleased to announce that we now offer OxySauna treatments […]
Mold Illness in Central Texas
Devastating Symptoms due to Mold Toxin (Mycotoxin) exposure is Going Undiagnosed Often In my functional clinical practice, Forum Health Austin, one of the most common problems I see is chronic, complex illness from the presence of mold toxins in the body. I usually see patients who come in with a group of unexplained symptoms and […]
ElectroSmog – Should You Care?
The Many Conveniences of the 21st Century Digital Age May Come with a Price Don’t get me wrong. As a “technology nerd,” I don’t know of too many people who have more of a love of things electronic than I do. I am what people call an “early adopter” when it comes to the latest […]
MOLD ILLNESS IN CENTRAL TEXAS
by Wally Taylor MD In my integrative, functional and holistic practice of medicine in Austin, Texas, where I see people suffering from chronic complex illness that has not responded completely to prescription medicine, I frequently encounter folks who have a variety of symptoms from exposure to mold toxins also known as mycotoxins. This has been […]
STEALTH INFECTION IN CHRONIC DISEASE-PART 2
In my last blog post, Part 1 of this series, I introduced the concept of stealth infection as a cause of chronic disease. I explained that many persistent illnesses with many different symptoms-diseases like autoimmune disease, diabetes, thyroid disorder, adrenal fatigue, heart disease, and even cancer- may in fact be manifestations of the presence of […]
METHYLATION AND MTHFR-WHY SHOULD YOU CARE?
There has been a lot said about methylation in healthcare blogs in the past few years and for good reason. Methylation is arguably the most important metabolic process in our human body. For many of us, it is not going as it should. Let me explain. Many of our most important molecules will not behave […]
BIOTOXIN ILLNESS REQUIRES A MEDICAL DETECTIVE
Your Persistent Illness May Call for a Medical Sherlock Holmes Our mission at Forum Health Austin is to help an individual regain true health and wellness that they have been unable to achieve. Often a variety of different attempts that usually involve visits to any number of health care providers both traditional and non-traditional have […]
Canary In A Coal Mine?
Doctor, Why Can’t I Get Well? This is a question I get asked almost daily. Folks who come to see us at Texas Integrative Medicine have almost always been too many other health care providers by the time they enter our door. Many have been on multiple treatment regimens and protocols and yet still fail […]
MTHFR and 23andme-A Leap Forward
Have you ever wondered why some people are: so sensitive to chemicals? have terrible allergies age faster than others? develop dangerous diseases like cancer, Alzheimer’s, autoimmune disease at early age? Have you wondered why some families are afflicted by: cancer? mood disorders? heart disease? Our genes which are the recipes for our unique […]