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What Do Inflammation, Anti-Aging, Hangovers and Even Cancer Have in Common?

Without a doubt, that is a loaded question - and, there are many medical reasons why they may have a lot more in common than what we're going to touch on here.   However, for the sake of this discussion, the implied commonality is that Intravenous (IV) Nutrient Therapy is frequently used as an adjunct form [...]

A Non-Opioid Alternative to Pain Management

Painkillers kill more Americans than any illegal drug and every 19 minutes someone dies from the misuse prescription drug use.  The United States is battling a growing opioid abuse epidemic that claimed more than 33,000 people in 2015, more than any year on record, according to federal data reported by Reuters. Alternatives to Opioids  Low [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:05:44-07:00October 30th, 2017|Health Info, Integrative and holistic medicine|0 Comments

3 Things You Need to Know About Your Insurance

End of Year - Use it Or Lose it   1. Exhaust your Benefits & Satisfy your Deductible Most health insurance benefits operate on an annual basis, from January 1 to December 31. Your deductible (the amount you have to pay out-of-pocket before health insurance starts to pick up the bills) will reset at the [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:08:59-07:00October 20th, 2017|Health Info, Integrative and holistic medicine|0 Comments

Dr. Silberman and Family – Ambassadors for The Institute for Natural Medicine

Serena, Adam & Jaxon Silberman The Institute for Natural Medicine (INM) September newsletter features CHWB's Dr. Adam Silberman, and his family, in their 'Ambassador Family Highlight'.  Below is the interview in it's entirety. What does it mean when two INM Ambassadors live under one roof with their 2-year old son and another baby [...]

By |2017-10-05T14:01:32-07:00September 11th, 2017|Health Info, Integrative and holistic medicine|0 Comments

Rosarito Health Fair – Ssubi in Mexico

  Dr. Gray, Founder and Medical Director of The Center for Health & Wellbeing, pictured here with the Mayor of Rosarito, (center image) donates her time and love of integrative medicine with the Ssubi Health & Wellness Fair in Rosarito. Ssubi means “hope” in Luganda (the major language in Uganda) and was founded by Laura [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:09:10-07:00September 8th, 2017|Health Info, Integrative and holistic medicine|0 Comments

San Diego’s Favorite – UT Reader’s Poll 2017

It is with a grateful heart that we accept honors of San Diego's "Favorite" in three categories in the 2017 Union Tribune Reader's Poll:  Favorite Medical Group Favorite Medical Spa Favorite Massage - Carmen Kessing Thank you all for voting and supporting CHWB!

Acupuncture – What’s the Point? Master Tung’s System of Acupuncture

Dr. Tung Ching-Chang Master Tung Ching Chang has been acknowledged as one of the greatest acupuncturists of the 20th century, hailing from a long family lineage of practitioners who closely guarded, refined and passed down their unique minimalistic therapeutic tradition over many generations. Master Tung's point prescriptions are distinguished by their simplicity, ease [...]

Detoxification – The Benefits Run Deep

A medically designed detox helps heal your body on every level and get rid of unwanted pounds.  Some obvious signs and symptoms that a 14 or 21-day Detox/Cleanse Program would be good for you: Digestive Issues Swelling or Extra Weight Around the Belly Area Bloating Skin Issues Swollen Hands or Feet Hypersensitivity Headaches Joint Stiffness [...]

UCSD’s Centers for Integrative Health Inauguration Event & Launch Party

The Center for Health and Wellbeing's dedicated team of providers all share a passion for helping their patients achieve optimal health.  Though their modalities may be unique, the goal remains the same: wellbeing. Giving back to the community by contributing time and talent, our team has an opportunity to share the gifts they've been given. [...]

By |2018-05-21T14:09:29-07:00August 28th, 2017|Health Info, Integrative and holistic medicine, Nutrition|0 Comments

Learn, Renew, and Enjoy: A Celebration of Mind, Body, and Spirit

Please join CHWB's Dr. Silberman, along with other thought leaders in the integrative medical community for a day honoring all things integrative!  This event is for EVERYONE interested in celebrating and participating on their path to optimal health! Date & Time Saturday, August 190, 2017 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM Location UCSD Center for Integrative [...]