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Dr. Lani’s Bone Health Guide

July 14, 2014 No Comments

“Dr. Lani’s No-Nonsense Bone Health Guide is FABULOUS! It is loaded with solid and practical information that will have you standing strong and tall for a lifetime. I highly recommend it.” Christiane Northrup, MD Author of Women’s Bodies, Women’s Wisdom

Bone Density Errors Are Common!!!

November 18, 2014 No Comments

Did you know that bone density testing facilities are not required to have certified trained technicians? Also, the doctor reading the exam is not required to be certified as a densitometrist? Training is voluntary! Any MD can issue a report on a bone density test. This is a huge problem, densitometry is not a required […]

Milk Intake, Fractures and the Risk of Mortality in Women and Men

November 4, 2014 8 Comments

A new study published in the British Medical Journal October 28, 2014 utilized data from two large, long-term Swedish studies of adult men and women. The study asked about their dietary habits and how much and what types of milk and dairy products they consumed. This new study confirms other long-term meta-analysis studies in 2007 […]

Q&A with Dr. Lani

August 5, 2013 No Comments

Question: Dr. Lani, can a person have gluten intolerance (celiac disease) but not test positive for celiac disease? Answer: Absolutely! Though testing has improved, it is not 100%. The most accurate test is a biopsy that is obtained from an endoscopy to reach the small intestine for the biopsy. However, going gluten-free is the real […]

One-Moment-Meditation

July 25, 2013 No Comments

ONE MOMENT MEDITATION Earlier this year I happened upon a simple practice, one-moment-meditation. Basically it is a one-minute meditation practice that you can do any time. As the story goes, one day Martin Boroson   was doing his usual 60 minute meditation, opened his eyes, and the clock showed that one minute was left. He […]

Taking the Taboo out of POO! or MoveOn.ARG

July 8, 2013 No Comments

Taking the Taboo out of POO!  or MoveOn.ARG When I take a history from a patient, one of the most important questions I ask about is their bowel movements. Granted, the topic is not one most people want to discuss, yet gastrointestinal health is critical for our over all physical and mental wellbeing. Having patients […]

Osteoporosis

Bone Density Errors Are Common!!!

November 18, 2014 No Comments

Did you know that bone density testing facilities are not required to have certified trained technicians? Also, the doctor reading the exam is not required to be certified as a densitometrist? Training is voluntary! Any MD can issue a report on a bone density test. This is a huge problem, densitometry is not a required […]

Milk Intake, Fractures and the Risk of Mortality in Women and Men

November 4, 2014 8 Comments

A new study published in the British Medical Journal October 28, 2014 utilized data from two large, long-term Swedish studies of adult men and women. The study asked about their dietary habits and how much and what types of milk and dairy products they consumed. This new study confirms other long-term meta-analysis studies in 2007 […]

Taking the Taboo out of POO! or MoveOn.ARG

July 8, 2013 No Comments

Taking the Taboo out of POO!  or MoveOn.ARG When I take a history from a patient, one of the most important questions I ask about is their bowel movements. Granted, the topic is not one most people want to discuss, yet gastrointestinal health is critical for our over all physical and mental wellbeing. Having patients […]

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Twenty years ago I was diagnosed with osteoporosis. I am passionate about educating women regarding the best that alternative and western medicine has to offer.
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