The Office of Dr. Brad Shook
What color do you see?

What the Blue Dress Says About Your Brain Health

-+*Why can’t you see the blue dress? Today I’m in Charlotte, NC in a functional medicine class called “Mastering The Brain” with some of the leading doctors in the country, and the topic of why the blue dress is seen as a different color by different people cam
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-+*Dr shook discusses his latest seminar mastering the brain.
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Getting Sick From Food Coloring: Why Food Coloring is Banned in Other Countries. An Autoimmune Disease Connection?

-+*Did you ever think that food coloring could make you sick? Did you know it may contribute to the development of autoimmune diseases like Crohn’s Disease, Ulcerative Colitis, Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis, Psoriasis? But, food coloring can’t be that bad right? It is in e
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An Insight to L-Arginine Dosage and Benefits

-+*L-Arginine is an essential amino acid that acts as a building block for proteins in the body. In most of the cases, our body maintains the needful levels of this amino acid on its own. However, during the course of aging, infections, severe burns, injuries etc the body’s supp
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On 60 Minutes Tonight: “Is Sugar Toxic?”

-+*        Tonight on 60 Minutes they are doing a story on the toxicity of sugar.  I strongly urge everyone to watch this story, because sugar is killing many of us.  Over the past several years I have studied functional medicine extensively, and after working clin
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Kardashian, Braxton, Gaga Celebrity Brings Spotlight to Autoimmune Disease Family Ties

-+*Autoimmune disease are the next health epidemic.  I have blogged on this topic several times in the past because I am autoimmune (psoriasis) and I have successfully treated autoimmune conditions with functional medicine.  Using functional medicine, you can virtually make an autoimm
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Tennis – ATP World Tour – Djokovic Is Gluten-Free… Are You?

-+*Tennis – ATP World Tour – Djokovic Is Gluten-Free… Are You?. Yes, you can have all the energy you want without bread and grains! Read the article published on the atpworldtour.com website on how Novak Djokovic reached #1 in the world and achieved a 41-0 record on
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Good Housekeeping Magazine Owes it to Millions of Thyroid Patients to Get the Story Right

-+*    Good Housekeeping Magazine Owes it to Millions of Thyroid Patients to Get the Story Right. Understanding thyroid conditions isn’t clear cut, even among endocrinologists.  Good Housekeeping Magazine just happened to make a mistake by not doing a little more homew
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Autoimmune Diseases Worsened by Bacterial Infections?

-+*Research continues to demonstrate connections between bacterial infections that typically inhabit the GI tract, and conditions outside of the GI tract that are seemingly unrelated.1  One such relationship is the connection between the very common bacterial infection H. Pylori and a
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New Research – Near InfraRed LEDs Help Heal Peripheral Neuropathy

-+*Several new research articles show that Peripheral Neuropathy can be treated, and the nerves can regenerate….this is a huge breakthrough.1, 2, 3, 4….and these are only a few of the studies. The most recent paper stated, “Chamber fluid is produced from nerve stumps
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