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Stiffness or Joint Pain and Menopause Symptoms

Inflammation the silent cause of Joint Pain and Stiffness

But what does inflammation have to do with menopause?

When we start having hormone fluctuations it put a stressful burden on our adrenal hormones. Cortisol is often elevated in the evening causing insomnia and spiking insulin, leading to fatigue in the morning. If prolonged, insulin can become resistant leading to weight gain. These are both
inflammatory agents.

Having food sensitivities, irritable bowel or chronic Dysbiosis can lead to systemic inflammation.

A deficiency in essential fatty acids can lead to imbalanced eicosanoids and systemic inflammation.

Poor estrogen metabolism and clearance can not only lead to cancer but inflammation through out our body.

Hopefully at this point drugs are not necessary. There are many natural steps you can take to get relief from joint pain and muscle stiffness, as well as many of the other symptoms associated with menopause.

Why suffer with pain when the answers are at your finger tips. Dr. Rispoli has been helping women in menopause naturally manage their pain, reducing the caused of inflammation and reduce pain with acupuncture and cupping therapy.

Of course your body needs to be in balance with proper nutrition and you need to be on an anti-inflammatory diet. Exercise is essential to move out the toxins. Yoga is important for stress relief, elongating the muscles (tight muscles cause pain), and for deep core strength, stability and balance.

For an appointment or if you have questions, don’t hesitate to call us toll-free at 1-800-956-7083. We’re here to listen and help.

Call to set up a nutritional consultation so tests can be performed and a comprehensive strategy of lifestyle, dietary modification and nutrient supplementation can be implemented to aid you in reversing this disorder.

Dr. Rispoli, Ph.D., L Ac. has had a clinical practice for over 25 years. Her programs work because she is so thorough in testing and providing a nutritional approach. Remember that the body can heal itself if given the proper nutrients.

Click on laboratory Tests to determine appropriate testing. All lab tests can be done through the mail in the privacy of your own home, except blood tests, we send you to a lab to have your blood drawn for these. After you pay for the test we mail you the kit, the results take two weeks, the test results will be mailed to us and we will call you to go over the results, its that easy! All tests include the consultation for the report of findings.

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Call our office for details. 800-956-7083 OR 818-707-3126.