Dr. David Brownstein, M.D., is a board-certified family physician and one of the nation’s foremost practitioners of holistic medicine. He is editor of Dr. David Brownstein’s Natural Way to Health newsletter. Dr. Brownstein has lectured internationally to physicians and others about his success with natural hormones and nutritional therapies in his practice. His books include Drugs That Don’t Work and Natural Therapies That Do!; Iodine: Why You Need It, Why You Can’t Live Without It; Salt Your Way To Health; The Miracle of Natural Hormones; Overcoming Arthritis, Overcoming Thyroid Disorders; The Guide to a Gluten-Free Diet; and The Guide to Healthy Eating. He is the medical director of the Center for Holistic Medicine in West Bloomfield, Mich., where he lives with his wife, Allison, and their teenage daughters, Hailey and Jessica.

Dr. David Brownstein, M.D.

I often use the adage, “Garbage in, garbage out,” which simply means that if you eat poor-quality food, you can’t expect the body to function optimally. That’s just common sense. [Full Story]
I often use the adage, “Garbage in, garbage out,” which simply means that if you eat poor-quality food, you can’t expect the body to function optimally. That’s just common sense. [Full Story]
Many people assume testosterone is a “male” hormone. But both men and women produce testosterone. [Full Story]
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) estimates that up to 5 percent of the American population (over 15 million people) may be suffering from an autoimmune thyroid illness. [Full Story]
Research has shown that fermented carbohydrates lead to excess growth of oral bacteria which can cause decay on the teeth. Excess sugar in the diet also increases growth of bacteria responsible for dental plaque formation. [Full Story]
There is no doubt in my mind that good hydration can have very positive effects for those with asthma. One of the hallmarks of asthma is mucous production that clogs the airways. [Full Story]
There is no question that the best food for a newborn is milk from the mother’s breast. If the mother cannot breast-feed, traditional medicine says that either a dairy-based formula or a soy-based formula is a viable alternative. [Full Story]
Over the years, I have used various healthcare practitioners to help treat illness, as well as to help improve patients’ overall health. For example, I have utilized the expertise of holistic dentists, pharmacists, chiropractors, and nutritionists to help my patients. [Full Story]
St. John’s Wort is a flowering plant, indigenous to Europe, which has been used for thousands of years in treating depressive symptoms. It is thought to work through the same mechanism as selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors. [Full Story]
Periodontitis refers to a number of inflammatory diseases affecting the periodontium, the tissues that surround and support the teeth. It can result in loss of bone around the tooth and in the loosening and possible loss of teeth. [Full Story]

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