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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

Hanging up my Roller Skates – it’s Time!

August 15, 2014 No Comments

Hanging up my Roller Skates – it’s Time! It’s official: I let go of my beloved roller skates. I quit skating over a year ago, but letting go of the skates themselves was hard. The other day, while standing in my driveway, I was holding my skates in my hands, debating what to do with […]

Dr. Lani joins Dr. Christiane Northrup’s radio show

August 15, 2014 No Comments

Build Strong Bones – recorded on July 30th. click here to connect to recording – Look for the recording date July 30, 2014 – Build Strong Bones Are you worried about osteoporosis? Has your mother had a hip fracture? How are your joints? On today’s episode of Flourish, we’re talking BONES– our living foundation that […]

I TRIPPED TODAY

October 31, 2013 2 Comments

I TRIPPED TODAY That is not a good thing for somebody who has osteoporosis. Someone placed a rock right at the edge of the sidewalk. Indeed, the rock should not have been put there, but I was walking fast and when I turned right to go down the next street, I did not notice the […]

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 […]

Osteoporosis

Dr. Lani joins Dr. Christiane Northrup’s radio show

August 15, 2014 No Comments

Build Strong Bones – recorded on July 30th. click here to connect to recording – Look for the recording date July 30, 2014 – Build Strong Bones Are you worried about osteoporosis? Has your mother had a hip fracture? How are your joints? On today’s episode of Flourish, we’re talking BONES– our living foundation that […]

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 […]

Bone density exams can be flawed

September 25, 2012 No Comments

Bone density exams can be flawed 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 […]