Vaccinating Our Children: Are we playing Russian Roulette?

It is evident in our culture, that the topic of whether to vaccinate our children or not can be a very volatile subject.

Vaccines were designed to evoke an immunity response to protect individuals from potential serious illnesses. This decision can however come at a high price. The risk of side effects may outweigh the benefits –  ranging from mild to severe and even life altering.

Here is a short list of the potential vaccine risk involved. noted from the website of Dr. Jack Wolfson
Immediate side vaccine injury may include:
  • High fever
  • Change in behavior such as screaming, not eating or drinking
  • Poor sleep
  • Seizures
  • Lack of attention, focus, or visual contact
  • Language regression
  • Physical regression- bed wetting, incontinence
  • Sensory issues
  • Skin changes including local or systemic (eczema) 
Long term vaccine injury results may include:
  • Autism spectrum
  • Autoimmune
  • Asthma
  • Arthritis
  • Blood disorders
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Diabetes
  • Guillain-Barre Syndrome
  • Loss of muscle control
  • Mental health issues
  • Paralysis
  • Sudden death – including Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (“Crib Death”)
  • Transverse myelitis

At Renovare, we are passionate about providing you with information so that you can make an informed decision.

Please take the time  to watch the video below and know that your vaccination choices for you and your family are not out of lack of knowledge or misinformation.

More information and links will be provided in future blogs – including how you can make a difference in the rights of choice that our legislature is trying to take from us.

Is My Parent Heading Towards Alzheimers Type Dementia – Natural Solutions Part 2

Neuroinflammation or the Brain on Fire is the Root mechanism for Alzheimers, Parkinsons and many of our brain diseases. When our brain is on fire, our brain begins to degenerate. We lose volume and our brain begins to shrink from the inside and outside.

When we tip one way we are making neural connections in the brain, when we tip the other we are removing neural connections in the brain. This moves us towards Alzheimers and other types of dementia.  

The research shows us 36 factors that influence towards Alzheimers or towards brain health. They include:

  •  insulin sensitivity
  • vitamin D – critical for brain health
  • essential fatty acids
  • brain derived neurotropic factors
  • how well our mitochondria works to make energy
  • glutathione (an essential molecule for antioxidant balance)
  • improving blood flow to our brain
  • Reducing oxidative stress
  • neurotransmitter hormone balance
  • optimizing our cortisol and stress hormones
  • improving GABA which is calming to our brain
  • enhancing detoxification.

How do we help people with Neurodegeneration? We help them by dealing with root issues – not covering up symptoms. We work by solving the puzzle of why we are having our issues. We use a functional medicine, functional neurology approach

 

MAKING OUR BRAIN CONCUSSION RESISTANT

Two people can be in the same car accident with one suffering traumatic brain injury that lasts for years.  The other person, same accident and same “jolting” to their brain suffers less damage and quickly recovers.  Why?

Diminished brain resilience syndrome

Diminished brain resilience syndrome (DBR) is increased susceptibility to mild brain trauma, concussion, neuroinflammation, and neurodegeneration.  DBR is caused by Toxin exposures, Nutrient-deficient food, Pro-inflammatory essential fatty acid ratios, Leaky Gut, Dysbiosis, Chronic Immune activation, Excessive Stress, Sleep deprivation, Poor quality of Sleep, Vitamin and mineral deficiencies (esp. Magnesium, Vitamin D, OmegaBoost 1300 Pro, Brain E DHA 1200 TG, Poor Detoxification (esp. compromised Phase 2 liver detox).   This leads to increased susceptibility to concussion injury, reduced ability to heal, and increased risk to Post- Concussion Syndrome (PCS) & Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE).

In short, our unhealthy lifestyles make our brain susceptible to injury and inability to heal.

DBR from the typical pro-inflammatory, high stress lifestyle helps to explain our increased number and severity of concussions.

How do we make our brain concussion resistant?  How do we support healing after concussion?  By solving the puzzle below:

Creating a LifeStyle that fits our unique genetic needs is the solution.  Since everyone is different, this journey looks different for each person.  Some people need help in just a few of the puzzle pieces above, others need help in all 8 puzzle piece areas.

 

Creating a customize care process to fit your individual needs with metrics to measure progress is what we do.  Investing in our brain health to make our brain concussion resistant is a smart investment with side benefits like:

  • High level focus, memory, and concentration.
  • High level energy and stamina
  • Peak Brain Performance in relationships, school, work, and activites.
  • Inner peaceful balance and wellness
  • Increased stress tolerance and improved stress management so big problems feel small

Is Your Child’s Attention Span Getting Shorter?

Is your child struggling to focus and stay on task with school work?  Would you like your child to enjoy succeeding in school?  Would you like improved grades without the struggle and frustration?

 

Here are some things to help:

  1. Get enough sleep (7-9 hours for most). Start by turning off all electronic screens (computers, phones,  iPads ) an hour before bedtime. Make sure bedtime is no later than 10 PM.
  2. Eat Brain Smart. Read labels and avoid anything with high fructose corn syrup of with sugar listed in the top 3 ingredients.  The less your food has been processed, the better for brain wellness
  3. Supplement Brain Smart. Start with the Core 4 below:
    1. High Grade multiple Vitamin/mineral supplement. My favorite for most is Mega Multi Pro taken 2 at breakfast, 1 at lunch, and 1 at dinner.
    2. Magnesium to calm the brain and improve focus and attention. My favorite is Brain Relax Max Pro.
    3. Optimize Vitamin D levels. Often need Vitamin K-2 with the Vitamin D to optimize function.  Vitamin D regulates inflammation in brain and body and an inflamed brain SLOWS mental processing. We recommend D 3 5000 Pro or Vitamin K2-D3 Pro
    4. Optimize Fish Oil. We recommend Omega Boost 1300 Pro
  4. Do a NeuroCognitive Assessment to measure brain function.
  5. Do a Brain Scan to see the brain in action. Allows us to see problems in connections, timing, and brain wave balance that can be improved.

To optimize focus, concentration, and brain function for Peak Brain Performance, we have found the most success by “Solving the Puzzle”

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The bad news is that the brain controls everything. The GREAT news is that the brain controls EVERYTHING!

One of the most important tools is being able to see how the brain is working and how it is not working.

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Organ most sensitive to toxicity?

brain waves brain mapping autism Asperger's Syndrome ADD ADHD attention deficit disorder attention deficit hyperactivity disorder anxiety depressionWhat organ determines your quality of life?

Which body organ determines your quality of life? Its the same organ that is most sensitive to toxicity, metabolic problems and your lifestyle habits.

Perhaps these details will give you a hint:

  • Weighs 3 pounds
  • 100,000 miles of blood vessels
  • More synapses/connection than stars in the Milky Way Galaxy
  • Fattest organ in your body
  • Could be suffering right now & you wouldn’t have a clue

What is this very important organ that determines your quality of life?

It’s your brain!

Top 3 Causes of Death in US:

  1. Heart Disease
  2. Cancer
  3. Alzheimer’s Disease

A new study suggests that Alzheimer’s Disease may contribute to close to as many deaths in the United States as heart disease or cancer (Research published in the March 5, 2014, issue of the medical journal ‘Neurology’).

Critical questions to ask yourself:

  • Do you know if your brain is working right now?
  • How would you know if it is working?
  • If it’s not working would you know what to do?

Why would you want to look at your brain waves? See the image below for brain wave functions. Are any of your health and wellness conerns there? Whether it’s you or a loved one are you concerned about ADD (attention deficit disorder), ADHD, autism, depression, anxiety, poor sleep, brain fog, inability to focus, past traumatic brain inury (TBI) or more? Brain mapping is the place to start the evaluation of how well your brain waves are working for you right now.

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Once your braining mapping is complete Renovare Peak Brain Performance will create a program to reduce and reverse your health and wellness concerns. Did you know there is a biofeedback way to retrain your brain waves? It’s actually called neurofeedback and you can start today to get your brain function back!

Call Renovare Brain Peak Performance for your Free Consult today! +1(623)776-0206

Physician Timothy C. Gerhart, DC, DABCI, Dipl.Ac. (IAMA) will help you focus on the many ways to support your immune system, brain function, emotional health and well-being.

Renovare ia a health and wellness center conveniently located in Peoria, AZ with an easy access via Hwy 101 and the Union Hills exit for Scottsdale, Phoenix and Goodyear if you are looking for brain mapping, brain balancing or neurofeedback for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD), autism, Asperger’s Syndrome, learning disabilities, brain injuries, auto accidents and more.