In: Naturopathic Medicine

The History Of The Stark System
July 6, 2020

When it comes to your health and fitness, it’s most convenient to have one single person handle all of the components…

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Beyond Diet And Exercise
July 2, 2020

“Watch  your diet and exercise.”  This is the most common advice given by doctors in response to elevated cholesterol levels.  But what does…

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Remove Excess Stress From Your Life
May 29, 2020

If you’ve read our previous blog about stress, then you’re aware of how pervasive stress can be.  In case you didn’t get the chance to read…

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Coffee with Alice: A Possible Link Between Testosterone and Covid?
May 28, 2020

Tyler (00:02): Hey everyone. As promised, we are doing our best to keep you up to date with all things related…

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Coffee with Dr.Alice is Now Live on Stark Naked Radio!
May 21, 2020

Below is the transcript of our Stark Naked Radio podcast episode. We had some technical difficulties, and we weren’t able to…

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The Skinny on Cholesterol
May 21, 2020

What is the first thing that comes to mind when you hear that someone has high cholesterol?  High risk for heart disease…

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Stark CEO Todd working out
Basic Liver Function – Gross Effects of Toxins and the Effect on Your Metabolism
June 10, 2019

a healthy liver is worth the hefty price tag with all of the life sustaining processes it performs every single day. Like a multidisciplinary organization, the liver has numerous functions in a number of diverse activities across the body.

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Debunking Testosterone Replacement Therapy
March 15, 2019

If you want to shed fat and gain muscle, having your hormones optimized is an important, but non-crucial tactic.  But as a mono-treatment, it’s not very effective.  Or at least that’s what we see at Stark.  The most powerful tools to achieve your health and fitness goals remain the complex, drawn-out solutions:  exercise, nutrition and lifestyle.  And in my opinion, Testosterone Replacement is too big of a commitment for the hope of an aesthetic change, alone.  Here are a couple of before and after pics. 

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“Red Meat Increases the Risk of Dying”
May 24, 2018

Did that get your attention? If it did, you’re not alone. That was a headline from a leading publication in 2017. Panic. Terror. Cows breathe a sigh of relief. Is the headline true? It must be. The study says so. Not so fast. I’m sure you’ve seen headlines with the phrases, “increase risk of,” or “linked to.” Usually, those are from “observational studies.” Those studies have a place in the world of science, but how? Quick, read further and save the ribeyes! 

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What is Inflammation?
May 30, 2018

If you look up the definition, you’ll find this: “A system of information flow in response to injury and infection.”  That sounds normal and harmless; inflammation is necessary for normal bodily function to occur.  Without inflammation, we cannot fight microscopic invaders like bacteria, viruses and fungus, remove damaged tissue, or even eliminate cancerous or abnormal cells. 

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