IV Vitamin C and Cancer

IV Vitamin C and Cancer

Intravenous (IV) vitamin C history For years, since 2008 to be exact, I have been an advocate for the IV use of Vitamin C (IVC), also called ascorbic acid, when treating cancer and a variety of other conditions, but the science for IVC has been around for quite some...
Flu prevention to Treat the Flu

Flu prevention to Treat the Flu

The flu is here. The longer nights, the colder days, signal the onset of our least favorite winter acquantance—influenza or the flu.  The coming and present flu season is as reliable as the change of seasons.  You might say it comes in a close runner-up to notorious...
Lyme disease: My Journey to Treatment

Lyme disease: My Journey to Treatment

Lyme disease: My Journey to a Treatment I was diagnosed with Lyme disease early in 2017.  I covered my Journey to a Diagnosis of Lyme disease in a previous blog post and in an interview video blog with Dr. Goodyear on our youtube channel.  This blog post highlights My...
Lyme: My Journey to a Diagnosis

Lyme: My Journey to a Diagnosis

We have started our tenth year at Seasons Wellness (how time flies), and I am constantly reminded of all the interesting patients and their stories.  Many began their journey trying to explain to me how very fatigued they were.  Other symptoms such as headaches, joint...
Lyme disease

Lyme disease

What Is Lyme Disease? Lyme disease is a bacterial infection transmitted primarily by Ixodes ticks, or deer ticks, and black-legged ticks. Over 300,000 patients are diagnosed annually with substantial indications that there are many more patients who have not been...

Summertime Lyme?

  Late summer and early fall in East Tennessee is the perfect time to make fun outdoor memories. Take a few minutes to google Smoky Mountains. You will find pages of activities ranging from hiking, biking, camping, horseback riding, fly fishing, tubing, and...

Dr Goodyear to speak at AFMA

  Dr. Goodyear will be speaking at the annual American Functional Medicine Association in Atlanta, Ga next week. Physicians from around the world will meet in Atlanta next week to hear from experts in the field of Functional Medicine.  Dr. Goodyear will be speaking on...
Have you Heard of Einkorn?

Have you Heard of Einkorn?

Have Your Heard of Einkorn?   Einkorn.  Now that is an interesting word; but what is it?  It is an ancient variety of wheat primarily grown in Europe and is quite different than the modern wheat we in America are eating.  However, it is beginning to gain some...
Confession of a Recovered Fat man–Lavender

Confession of a Recovered Fat man–Lavender

Confession of a Recovered Fat man   The more I live the more I realize I don’t know.   The more I practice medicine, the more I realize I don’t know.  The more I realize God does know.   Yard to Table is a category of blog posts through which I seek to highlight...

Testosterone Quagmire

“Men are from Mars and women are from Venus” —John Gray PhD   Women and men are very different.  The concept seems fairly easy to grasp.  Most get it.  It seems obvious.  Even the science supports it.  However, this point seems to escape most in Medicine today.   The...
the journey along the middle prong river trail to Health

the journey along the middle prong river trail to Health

It is hard!   Health is to hard.  Many don’t achieve it because it is to hard.  These were the words of a recent conversation I had with a friend and client.   Is Health hard?  Is Wellness really unobtainable?  I may surprise you with my answer—for many the answer is...
An Apple a Day? Healthy Choices vs. Inflammation

An Apple a Day? Healthy Choices vs. Inflammation

My pre-60th birthday journey to improve my previous test results from Seasons of Farragut continues! This month I decided to focus on the first tenet in our Seasons wellness regimen – nutrition! About two years ago I took the ALCAT test and was astonished at my...