If you are interested in finding out more information about our top cold & flu season products, call or stop by Sonoma Roots Natural Medicine!
Please remember that these tools are not intended to take the place of medical expertise. If you have not been diagnosed with a cold or flu, or you or a loved one you are caring for have a fever exceeding 102 degrees, consult your doctor. If you are pregnant or breastfeeding, please consult a medical professional before starting a new supplement or herbal program.
Prevention of influenza episodes with colostrum compared with vaccination.
Prevention of flu episodes with colostrum and Bifivir compared with vaccination.
We're happy that you all have made it safely through the tragic wildfires that ripped through our beloved hometown. Please know that you all have the support of your community and neighbors while homes and lives are rebuilt in Sonoma and our surrounding areas.
We were hoping to have a more detailed blog post prepared giving our checklist and the health benefits of each recommendation, yet have come to realize that our time and energy is needed directly assisting patients and customers in our shop. Please look over the checklist below that was made with the intention of helping the body process toxic wildfire smoke and heal on a mental, physical and emotional level.
Each bolded category are simply recommendations of areas to focus, with specific formulas or suggestions listed below. The list is not intended to be completed in entirety. If you have questions or would like further guidance, please stop by Sonoma Roots during our normal business hours (M-F 10-5:30pm).
Our hearts are with all of those affected by or have lost loved ones and personal property in the fires. Be well, Sonoma.
These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA, nor are they intended to diagnose or treat disease.
Immune Booster Benefits:
How to Get An Immune Booster Shot:
The Immune Booster injection, available at Sonoma Roots Natural Medicine is available by appointment. Dr. Danielle would be happy to discuss with you individualized protocols that may be of benefit to you during the cold & flu season or during acute illness.
Immune Booster: (Engystol) $35
Super Immune Booster (B-12 + Engystol + vitamin D): $55
Engystol Product Literature
Study: Antiviral activity of Engystol® and Gripp-Heel®: an in-vitro assessment
Antiviral Activity of Engystol®: an in vitro analysis
Effects of the Homeopathic Preparation Engystol on Interferon-γ Production by Human T-Lymphocytes
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. Please consult your physician or Dr. Danielle for proper diagnosis and to see which of these treatments may be relevant to you.
Nutritional Panel Option
This blood test is perfect for those who would like to know if they are getting the nutrients they need through the diet or supplementation. Optimal nutrition is necessary for optimal energy, vitality and prevention of chronic illnesses. No one likes to spend extra money on everyday supplements when they may not be needed. Testing for intracellular nutrients is an excellent way of establishing a healthy and cost-effective daily routine.
Test components include:
Vitamins (A, B's, C, D, E, K, Biotin, Folate)
Minerals (Calcium, Magnesium, Zinc, Copper, Manganese, Selenium)
Amino Acids (Asparagine, Glutamine, Serine)
Antioxidants (Alpha lipoic acid, CoQ10, Cysteine, Glutathione)
Carbohydrate Metabolism (Chromium, Fructose sensitivity, Glucose-Insulin)
Metabolites (Choline, Inositol, Carnitine)
Food Allergy/Sensitivity Test Option:
This package was created to offer a cost effective solution for those who suspect that they may be living with food sensitivities/allergies. 96 of the most common foods (gluten, dairy, sugar, grains, vegetables, fruits and more) are tested and reported in this package. This option is available as a blood draw or finger prick test.
Symptoms of food sensitivities may include:
Bloating, Flatulence, abdominal pain, diarrhea or constipation, unexplained weight gain or difficult weight loss, chronic fatigue, frequent infections, acne, skin rashes and more.
Additional Information About The Fall Health Specials:
The fees associated with each package include the initial visit, laboratory work and the results visit with Dr. Danielle. The initial visit includes a 15 minute consultation for the prep work associated with each package. The results visit with each package includes a 30 minute result review with Dr. Danielle Schwaderer. An additional fee of $18 may be collected for the blood draw associated with the nutritional panel (micronutrient testing).
All package fees are due at the time of service. Although insurance is not accepted for the packages listed above, Health Savings or Flex Spending account funds may be utilized for the packages.
If you are interested in our Fall Health Specials, please schedule your initial visit online or call our office: (707) 996-4656
It's that time again for another round of our seasonal BodyBoost Cleanse! Register today for our free informational class! Learn, explore and get healthy with our 3 or 10 day cleanse options. Our Paleo-friendly whole foods cleanse is a perfect option for almost anybody. The cleanse begins in October.
Body Boost Summer Cleanse Class
Where: Sonoma Roots Natural Medicine
When: Thursday 7/23/15, 6pm
Sign Up: Call (707) 996-4656 to reserve your spot or email: firstname.lastname@example.org by the evening of Wednesday 7/22/15
This event is open to the public, for anyone interested in an original summer cleanse. The focus of the summer seasonal cleanse is antioxidant protection and liver health in the middle of summer full wine country fun and sun exposure.
Spread the news about Sonoma's newest resource for cancer patients! I personally am thrilled about this amazing opportunity, as I am the Naturopathic Doctor involved in the program! Now available as outpatient services offered at the Sonoma Valley Hospital, Cancer Support Sonoma offers many alternative therapies at discounted prices to Sonoma Valley residents and beyond.
As described on the Cancer Support Sonoma website: "The program offers complementary therapies to help cancer patients reduce the symptoms of treatment such as fatigue, nausea, depression and anxiety. We offer a variety of therapies including acupuncture, oncology massage, nutrition counseling, naturopathic counseling (vitamin/herb/medication review), jin shin jytsu (Japanese acupressure), Feldenkrais, guided imagery, hypnotherapy, psychotherapy and sound healing.
Services are provided in a private suite of rooms, located on the third floor of Sonoma Valley Hospital, which has been remodeled to offer a healing environment. Our goal is to help cancer patients get back to more fully living their lives.
Please review our FAQs for more detailed information about the program. If you are interested in participating in Cancer Support Sonoma, please fill out our patient intake form and contact us at 707-935-5244, or email to us at email@example.com to schedule an interview. You will need to bring the patient intake form with you to your first appointment, so you do not need to email it to us. "
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