12 Months to a Healthier You! (Month 7)

Posted on July 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Month 7: Fuel Yourself With Healthy Fats Fat has gotten a bad reputation over the years. We were told in the 1980s to avoid fats in an ...

Not All Salt Is Created Equal

Posted on July 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Annette Chlumsky, RN Co-learners at Riordan Clinic have heard our practitioners recommend many times to eliminate white, processed ...

RESEARCH SPOTLIGHT: The Influence of Sulforaphane on Cancer Suppression and Blood Sugar Control

Posted on July 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Suforaphane is a phytonutrient that is found in cruciferous vegetables. New research has shown the important role that this nutrient ...

How the Circadian Rhythm Affects Sleep, Wakefulness, and Overall Health

Posted on June 1, 2017 by Erin Manning Dr. Nina Mikirova Life on earth has evolved under the daily rhythm of light and dark. Metabolic, physiological and behavioral processes ...

Welcome Dustin Moffitt, ND!

Posted on June 1, 2017 by Erin Manning The Riordan Clinic is excited to welcome Dr. Dustin Moffitt as the primary clinic at the Hays location. Dr. Moffitt is an experienced ...

12 MONTHS TO A HEALTHIER YOU! (MONTH 6)

Posted on June 1, 2017 by Erin Manning Month 6: Eat the Colors of the Rainbow! Dr Anne Zauderer Whether we realize it or not, we are influenced by how food looks. We are ...

A Co-Learner’s Journey with Lyme Disease and Chronic Pain

Posted on June 1, 2017 by Erin Manning Testimonial to Riordan Clinic: written by a co-learner I may not be running any races or even walking all that well yet, but what I can ...

Paleo Nutter Butters

Posted on June 1, 2017 by Erin Manning By Jackie Caldwell   grainfreewellness.com Prep Time:  15 Minutes Cook Time:  20 Minutes Yield:  12-14 Jackie’s Tips: If you warm honey ...

Research Shows: Oral Vitamin C Can Protect Against the Common Cold

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Research Spotlight Paul R. Taylor, B.A., B.S. A recently published study in the journal Nutrients entitled, “Vitamin C and Infections” ...

Can Intravenous Vitamin C Stop a Deadly Infection? Mainstream Medicine is Taking Notice

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Nia Stephanopoulos-Chichura, MD Initially, I set out to write a completely different article in connection with my upcoming lecture in ...

12 MONTHS TO A HEALTHIER YOU! (MONTH 5: GO ORGANIC)

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Erin Manning Anne Zauderer, DC There are so many health trends these days that sometimes it’s hard to determine what will make the most impact. I’m ...

How to Make Kombucha at Home

Posted on May 5, 2017 by Erin Manning by Anita Goossen It was Dr. Anne who first suggested I drink kombucha. I was looking for a good source of probiotics other than ...

Prolozone: For Resolving Chronic Pain Patterns and Regenerating Damaged Tissues

Posted on March 28, 2017 by Erin Manning By Jeff Evilsizor, M.C., PA-C Editor’s note: To find out more about Prolozone therapy at the Riordan Clinic, please click HERE. ...

12 Months to a Healthier You! (Month 4)

Posted on March 28, 2017 by Erin Manning Month 3: Avoid the Standard American Diet (SAD) Dr Anne Zauderer It’s true. Most people have a SAD diet these days. The Standard ...

How to Avoid Sugar

Posted on March 28, 2017 by Erin Manning By: Anne Zauderer, DC If you had read the title of this article to our ancestors 10,000 years ago, you would have sounded crazy. Avoid ...

Bulletproof Coffee

Posted on March 20, 2017 by Erin Manning Have you heard about the recent trend of putting butter in your coffee? Does that sound crazy, or just a little bit ...

Magnesium Decreases Hyperactivity in ADHD Children

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Erin Manning by Helen Saul Case Magnesium deficiency is found more frequently in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) than ...

50% of Children with ADHD Have Elevated Levels of This Toxic Marker in Their Urine

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Erin Manning Author: Nina Mikirova, PhD According to the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) ...

The Benefits of Bone Broth

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Erin Manning Author: Charleen Jenkins, CMA Using bone broth is a popular health trend that many people have found beneficial for numerous health ...

Positive Parenting

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Erin Manning By: Tim Lawton, MD Parenting – once you step through that one-way door into parenthood, you can never go back. Parenting changes your ...

12 Months to a Healthier You! (Month 3)

Posted on February 28, 2017 by Erin Manning Month 3: Avoid Food Additives Dr Anne Zauderer How many of you have had the experience of going grocery shopping, picking up a box of ...

Intravenous Vitamin C Protects Against Metabolic Syndrome and Activates Nrf2

Posted on February 1, 2017 by Erin Manning FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Orthomolecular Medicine News Service, February 1, 2017 Intravenous Vitamin C Protects Against Metabolic Syndrome ...

Lab: February is Heart Health Month

Posted on January 25, 2017 by Erin Manning Give yourself the gift of health and test the key nutrients and foods you need for protection against developing chronic, inflammatory ...

12 Months To A Healthier You! (Month 2)

Posted on January 24, 2017 by Erin Manning Month 2: Exercise Dr. Anne Zauderer I am all about efficiency and value. I like to get the most “bang for my buck” in all that I do. If ...

Patient Profile: Check Your Oil

Posted on January 24, 2017 by Erin Manning by Carol Reynolds (Riordan Clinic patient) When I went to my update appointment at Riordan Clinic in March of 2016, I was so happy ...

The Research on Love: A Psychological, Scientific Perspective on Love

Posted on January 19, 2017 by Erin Manning Dr. Nina Mikirova All my life, I have long been stereotyped as a “bluestocking,” I was very surprised when I was asked to write an ...

Heart Disease and Vitamin C: How to Protect Yourself from Accelerated Aging

Posted on January 19, 2017 by Erin Manning Author: Dr. Nina Mikirova Vitamin C or ascorbic acid (AA) is essential for life in humans, as the capacity to synthesize it has been ...

Take Back Your Health by Eating ‘Real Food’

Posted on January 19, 2017 by Erin Manning Dr. Jennifer Jackson I would estimate that over 80% of disease processes I see every day are directly linked to diet.  A traditionally ...

12 Months to a Healthier You! (Month 1)

Posted on January 4, 2017 by Erin Manning by: Dr. Anne Zauderer Have you ever wanted to make a big change in your life? Overhaul some of your habits? January 1 inevitably rolls ...

Defend Yourself During Flu Season (UBI)

Posted on January 4, 2017 by Erin Manning by: Olivia Nugroho, RN Flu season is here. I want to introduce you to a new way for you to protect yourself and your loved ones from ...

Food is my Medicine: Rx- Real, Whole Foods

Posted on January 4, 2017 by Erin Manning by: Jackie Caldwell As someone who recovered from an autoimmune disease by drastically changing my diet, the words “Food is Medicine” ...

Patient Profile: Uncovering Infertility Issues as a Team

Posted on January 4, 2017 by Erin Manning by Nichole Kunkel, RN One of the most defeating things as a man or woman is the continuous let down, month after month, when trying to ...

A Natural Approach for Infertility

Posted on January 4, 2017 by Erin Manning Jennifer Mead, ND If you have been trying, or are thinking about starting a family, then I am sure you are concerned about your ...

“48 Hours to Live” How Vitamin C and Orthomolecular Medicine Saved my Mother’s Life

Posted on December 2, 2016 by Erin Manning Patrick Moore, N.D. My mother was given two days to live by the medical team at Yale-New Haven Hospital’s Medical Intensive Care Unit ...

Four Factors that Determine Your Level of Health

Posted on December 2, 2016 by Erin Manning Dr. Charles Hinshaw Insulin Resistance. If your diet is high in sugar and low fiber carbohydrates, it is likely that you have insulin ...

In Defense of Estrogen

Posted on December 2, 2016 by Erin Manning Phyllis J. Bronson, Ph.D The etiology of the aging female has taken on a life of its own in the Western world, where the most basic ...

The Benefits of Infrared Saunas

Posted on December 2, 2016 by Erin Manning Dr. Anne Zauderer We live in a toxic world. The air that we breathe, the water we drink, the foods that we eat, the products we use, ...

The Hidden Dirty Dozen: Chemicals that Disrupt our Hormones

Posted on December 2, 2016 by Erin Manning by: TaNeishaWebb, AAS From the time of conception, each developmental stage is under control of hormones. Hormones are chemical ...

Yoga Therapy and Pain Management

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning Susan LeVine, C-IAYT, ERYT 500 Yoga therapy is a wonderful modality for pain management that uses a wide range of mind/body practices, ...

Methylation for Beginners: Why Nutrient Levels Need to Be Tested

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning Charles T Hinshaw Jr, MD, Director, BioCenter Laboratory Methylation describes the addition of a methyl group to a substrate with the ...

Depressed? Anxious? You are Not Alone.

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning The New Research Behind How Methylation Affects Mental Health Dr. Anne Zauderer I’m about to blow your mind. Quite literally, change ...

Recipe: Kale Salad with Apples and Cheddar

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning Leafy greens are an excellent source of natural folate, which supports methylation in the body. Add two hard-boiled eggs to this salad ...

Using Real Health to Alleviate Anxiety: A Co-Learner’s Journey

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning By Erin Manning  What I have discovered as a patient of the Riordan Clinic has literally changed my life and the dynamic of my whole ...

7 Facts About Depression That Will Blow You Away

Posted on November 3, 2016 by Erin Manning by Kelly Brogan, MD Adapted from A Mind of Your Own by Kelly Brogan, MD A silent tragedy in the history of modern health care is ...

Thermography: Safer and Earlier Detection of Breast Cancer

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Erin Manning AUTHOR Annette Chlumsky, RN Thermography has been a controversial detection tool for breast cancer for quite some time. It has been ...

PAINDEMIC: What is Causing Our Pain-Epidemic?

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Erin Manning AUTHOR What is Melissa Cady, D.O. Physician & Founder of antiPAIN Lifestyle, L.L.C. There is no doubt that more opioids are being ...

High-Dose IV Vitamin C

Posted on October 7, 2016 by Erin Manning Dr. Atsuo Yanagisawa shadowed me at the Riordan Clinic in 2005, the year of Dr. Hugh Riordan’s sudden passing. As both an M.D. ...

Are You Rusting Inside?

Posted on August 1, 2016 by Erin Manning Author: Nia Stephanopolous-Chichura, MD Summer 2016 in Kansas City, Dr. Nia is scheduling patients for the Riordan Clinic’s new site ...

The 10 Most Toxic Minerals

Posted on July 5, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Dr. Charles Hinshaw Many minerals are an essential part of a healthy diet.  Some minerals are toxic, even in micro-amounts.  They ...

Toxic Nutrients

Posted on June 30, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Dr. Thomas Levy There are many things that are unequivocally good for you that become bad for you when you take too much of them. ...

7 Foods to Cut Out of Your Diet for Optimal Health

Posted on June 28, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Lee Flynn Moderation in most things is key. Too many sweets will make you gain weight, but a little dark chocolate daily has health ...

Learning About Lyme Disease by Dr. Ola Buhr

Posted on June 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan Learning About Lyme Disease by Dr. Ola Buhr In this newsletter I will be covering the topic of Lyme disease.  An entire book can be ...

Journey to Healing: Finding New Life with Lyme Disease

Posted on June 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan “You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.” (Margaret Thatcher) “I keep pinching myself… it has been two ...

Book Review: “Eat Fat, Get Thin” by Dr. Mark Hyman

Posted on May 4, 2016 by Erin Fagan Written by Dr. Ron Hunninghake, Chief Medical Officer Book Review: “Eat Fat, Get Thin” by Dr. Mark Hyman “Eat Fat, Get ...

What Diet is Right for YOU?

Posted on May 4, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Anne Zauderer, DC “The food you eat can be either the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison.” ...

Get Ready for Summer with HCG

Posted on May 4, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Karen Wheeler APRN Time to start thinking about wearing shorts and swimming suits as the weather warms up! This can be really ...

Biochemical Individuality

Posted on April 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Paul Taylor, Research Scientist, BS, BA Riordan Clinic is often asked, “Why all the nutrient testing?” There are a variety of ...

Eye Health

Posted on April 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Dr. Faryal Ali, BS, MLS, (ASCP) Having normal vision allows us to see things without wearing corrective glasses or contact lenses. ...

Do Vitamins Really Work?

Posted on April 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Charles T Hinshaw Jr, MD At times, one may read studies published in daily newspapers and news magazines that recommend eating a ...

Hoyt Lee’s Journey

Posted on April 6, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Shawna Overbey, Hoyt Lee’s Mother “There’s something ‘BIG’ behind his left eye,” the pediatric ophthalmologist exclaimed.  “We ...

Intravenous Vitamin C in Cancer and Chronic Infections

Posted on March 3, 2016 by Erin Fagan Intravenous Vitamin C in Cancer and Chronic infections By: Paul S. Anderson, NMD © www.ConsultDrA.com 2016 Intravenously administered ...

Vitamin C and Cancer

Posted on March 3, 2016 by Erin Fagan By: Jennifer Mead, ND and William Wassell, MD The Riordan Clinic is probably most famous for Dr. Riordan’s interest in furthering ...

What Motivates Change?

Posted on February 5, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Karen Wheeler, APRN Why is it that humans have such a hard time changing habits? Why do we wait until a crisis before taking action? ...

The Miracle of Magnesium

Posted on February 1, 2016 by Erin Fagan by Dr. Thomas E. Levy, MD, JD More quality supplements are available to the health-seeking consumer today than ever before. These ...

Let Us Count the Ways to Boost your Magnesium

Posted on February 1, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Krystal Shaw A review of the forms that magnesium comes in, routes of administration and common uses. Magnesium comes in many forms, ...

Will I always be pre-diabetic?

Posted on January 19, 2016 by Erin Manning “Once you’re pre diabetic are you for life? Does medication help keep you from becoming full on diabetic? What dietary ...

Chelation Therapy

Posted on January 14, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Annette Chlumsky, RN Chelation therapy using the synthetic amino acid known as EDTA (ethylene diamine tetracetic acid) intravenously ...

Keep Your Pump and Pipes Working

Posted on January 14, 2016 by Erin Fagan By Karen Wheeler APRN When I was a nursing student back in the early 1980’s, one of my first rotations was in Coronary Care.  I fell in ...

Patient Profile – Nutrigenomics

Posted on October 23, 2015 by Sean Osler Neutrogenomics is a branch of nutritional genomics and is the study of the effects of food and food constituents on gene expression. It ...

Optimal Kids

Posted on October 2, 2015 by Sean Osler We are in the midst of a crisis. We have a generation of kids that are disappearing before our eyes. Gone are the days where ...

The Mouth-Body Connection

Posted on October 2, 2015 by Sean Osler While nobody would deny that the mouth is a part of the body, it is nevertheless most notable how few physicians and dentists routinely ...

No Deaths From Vitamins. Absolutely None.

Posted on January 14, 2015 by Sean Osler 31 Years of Supplement Safety Once Again Confirmed by America’s Largest Database by Andrew W. Saul, Editor (OMNS Jan 14, 2015) ...

Food as Medicine

Posted on January 12, 2015 by Dr. Anne Zauderer The title for this article comes from a quote from one of the most historically famous physicians, Hippocrates. He said, “Let food be ...

HCG Rx+ Weight Loss Program

Posted on January 12, 2015 by Sean Osler In the year 2014, Dr. Kaumeyer and Medical Assistant, Pam Olberding’s HCG program was voted as a favorite by the Wichita Eagle Reader’s ...

Natural Ways to Manage Symptoms of ADHD

Posted on December 23, 2014 by Sean Osler Attention-deficit-hyperactivity disorder affects an estimated 11% of young Americans aged between 4 and 17, making it the most common ...

Foreword to the Death by Calcium Foreword

Posted on December 3, 2014 by Sean Osler Could the entire modern paradigm of osteoporosis prevention and care be based upon a false assumption? Were my aunts victims of a ...

Conquering Stress by Renewing Your Adrenals

Posted on November 6, 2014 by Dr. Anne Zauderer Take a moment and imagine this scene with me. It’s a Saturday afternoon, 72 degrees outside with a slight breeze, not a cloud in the ...

Niacin and Schizophrenia: History and Opportunity

Posted on November 4, 2014 by Sean Osler (OMNS Oct 27, 2014) Schizophrenia is usually treated with prescription antipsychotic drugs, many of which produce severe adverse ...

Patient Profile

Posted on September 24, 2014 by Sean Osler More than 10 million people are currently living with cancer in the United States. Many factors beyond our control contribute to the ...

Ebola, Enterovirus, Dirty Dishes and Plague

Posted on September 23, 2014 by Sean Osler (OMNS Sept 13, 2014) If Abraham Lincoln were to describe the germ theory, I think he might have put it something like this: "You can ...

Cancer Has a Sweet Tooth

Posted on September 18, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw In 1931, the Nobel Prize in Medicine was awarded to a German scientist, Otto Warburg, Ph.D. He discovered that cancer cells have a ...

Obesity and the Risk of Cancer

Posted on September 15, 2014 by Nina Mikirova, PhD According to the World Health Organization (WHO) criteria, a BMI greater than or equal to 25kg/m2 is overweight, while obesity is ...

Invest In the Vision

Posted on September 10, 2014 by Sean Osler We are pleased to continue showcasing Kansas artists. The artwork adds color to Riordan Clinic waiting and treatment areas and “feeds ...

The Clinical Impact of Vitamin C: My Personal Experiences as a Physician

Posted on September 9, 2014 by Sean Osler My ongoing relationship with vitamin C now spans a full 20 years, when I first met Dr. Hal Huggins, a pioneering dentist who opened my ...

The Fat Truth about Cancer and Obesity!

Posted on September 2, 2014 by Sean Osler One study, using NCI Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) data, estimated that in 2007 in the United States, about 34,000 ...

Bio-Center Laboratory

Posted on August 9, 2014 by Sean Osler As you have read, the gastrointestinal tract is complex, and is a vital part of the immune system. Many functions of the ...

How Your Gut Affects Your Immune System…And Makes You Sick

Posted on August 1, 2014 by Dr. Anne Zauderer Ever wonder what really happens to food after you eat it? It’s kind of a mystery how our body turns a delicious hamburger into, well, ...

Laropiprant is the Bad One; Niacin is/was/will always be the Good One

Posted on July 30, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Niacin has been used for over 60 years in tens of thousands of patients with tremendously favorable therapeutic benefit (Carlson 2005). ...

Know Your Nutrients: Riordan Clinic Iodine 12.5

Posted on July 29, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack Iodine is an essential nutrient,meaning that we do not produce it internally and we have to get it from our food. Unfortunately, our ...

Patient Profile

Posted on July 23, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack A certain amount of sex hormones are needed to complete conception (man + women= baby). Testosterone helps men have the strength to ...

Bio-Center Laboratory

Posted on July 18, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw In our lead article on hormone loss, Dr. Mike Bauerschmidt recommends determination of hormone levels as an essential part of aging ...

Your Hormones: Why You Need Them, Why You Can't Live Without Them

Posted on July 15, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack We human beings are a curious bunch. By “curious” I mean, not only that we want to know why things happen, how things happen or why ...

Invest In The Vision

Posted on July 11, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack Are you interested in a simple way to quickly donate to Riordan Clinic at no extra cost to you? The answer is easy with AmazonSmile.

Holistic Approaches to Hormone Therapy

Posted on July 7, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack Japanese women, whose diets are high in plant-derived estrogens, particularly soy, experience little menopausal discomfort and report ...

Have a Safe and Happy Independence Day

Posted on July 3, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Our offices will be closed on Friday, July 4 so that our employees may celebrate our country's freedom with their families and friends. ...

Riordan Clinic D3/K2: The Birth of a Superhero Combo

Posted on July 3, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack The privately formulated Riordan Clinic vitamin D3/K2 combines the amazing healing capacity and safety of vitamin D and K into the ...

Is Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM) "Legitimate"?

Posted on June 26, 2014 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake On April 24th, Dr. Mark Mosley wrote an opinion piece in the Wichita Eagle newspaper declaring that “vitamins, minerals, herbs, ...

Patient Profile

Posted on June 24, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack We have all been told about the benefits of a healthy diet, but can we say we listen? What if you were told the benefits of cutting out ...

Sugar, Obesity, and Pain

Posted on June 22, 2014 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Why do modern nutritionists want to deprive us of sugar? Are they just mean? Who would “steal candy from a baby"? Babies love sweets! ...

Bio-Center Laboratory

Posted on June 20, 2014 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw Obesity is associated with a lengthy array of abnormalities (e.g. sugar levels) many of which can be measured through laboratory ...

The Sweet Truth about Sugar and Pain

Posted on June 19, 2014 by Samantha Bandasack Beyond weight gain, sugar can be attributed to feelings of fatigue, stress, irritability, mood swings, difficulty sleeping, and joint ...

Epstein-Barr Virus: Fighting Back with Vitamin C

Posted on June 2, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons We've all heard of the Epstein-Barr virus, but what is it and who gets it? According to the CDC, Epstein-Barr virus (EBV), also known ...

A Whole Life Approach to Diet and Exercise

Posted on May 26, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons There are many misconceptions about diet and exercise and America is facing an epidemic of obesity, high cholesterol, and a general ...

A note from the lab

Posted on May 13, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons With this month's Health Hunter focused on obesity, here are the tests available for the evaluation of obesity:

The Straight Skinny on Fat

Posted on May 7, 2014 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Everyone seems so confused on what and how to eat. There has to be more than 100 different “diets” currently being marketed in the ...

Orthomolecular Medicine: The Best Cost Effective, Rational and Scientific Choice for Disease Treatment

Posted on May 2, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons The current healthcare system doesn't work. For the past several decades medical practice in the USA has become excessively dependent ...

2013/2014 Health Is… Winners Announced!

Posted on April 21, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Once again, dozens of area 5th graders compiled essays on what health means to them in hopes of being awarded one of 3 monetary prizes ...

5 Top Herbs for Natural Pain Management

Posted on April 21, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons There are many alternatives when considering avenues to manage chronic pain. Herbal Therapy is one area that is rapidly growing in ...

Patient Profile: Weaning Off Pain Meds

Posted on April 18, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Riordan Clinic staff had the pleasure of meeting a co-learner who had sustained a lot of sport injuries and had been in a car accident. ...

How to Naturally Manage Pain: Pulsed Electromagnetic Field Therapy

Posted on April 18, 2014 by Dr. Anne Zauderer PAIN!! Just the sound of it can invoke a horrible, gut-wrenching feeling. For as much as we know about pain and ways to mediate it, it ...

IVC and Sepsis… a follow-up

Posted on April 16, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Last week we posted about IVC and Sepsis and a phase 1 safety trial on the use of IVC in patients with severe sepsis that has been ...

IVC and Sepsis in the News

Posted on April 11, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons You may have heard about the recent case of an Australian swimmer with a potentially deadly sepsis infection he contracted during a ...

Supplements Accelerate Benzodiazepine Withdrawal: A Case Report and Biochemical Rationale

Posted on March 26, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons A middle-aged male had success rapidly reducing fast-acting alprazolam (Xanax) dosage by taking very high doses of niacin, along with ...

Attention Health Care Professionals – Riordan IVC & Cancer Symposium

Posted on March 25, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Three days of lectures, conversations, and camaraderie with other medical professionals who use high-dose vitamin C in their practices. ...

Holistic Approaches to Combat Ulcers

Posted on March 24, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Relying solely on medication to heal your ulcer is probably not a good idea. Lifestyle changes can immediately reduce symptoms, and if ...

Patient Profile: Stomach upset, reflux, embarrassing gas…oh my!

Posted on March 22, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Did you know that approximately 60% of the adult population will experience some type of gastro esophageal reflux disease (GERD) within ...

Bitter Herbs for Better Digestion

Posted on March 19, 2014 by Dr. Anne Zauderer Today’s modern medicine is incredible for all that has been discovered about the body. However, even without modern science, our ...

Why Your Stomach Acid Is Important

Posted on March 7, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons I am reasonably certain that, from time to time, most of us have suffered from acid reflux. Here I am talking about the simple ...

From the Bio-Center Lab: Know Your Nutrients

Posted on February 24, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Vitamin C is a water-soluble compound that human bodies cannot produce, and hence must be included in our diets or supplements. It ...

New Art on Display

Posted on February 21, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons New Art on Display

Patient Profile: Fighting Fatigue with Intravenous Vitamin C

Posted on February 19, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) is a common human virus in the herpes family of viruses, including those that cause cold sores and chicken ...

A Timeline of Vitamin Medicine

Posted on February 17, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Don't get bogged down by silly claims that multiple vitamins kill, or that antioxidants are bad for you. It is high time to take a look ...

Vitamin C—Nature's Viral Enemy

Posted on February 13, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Each person's need for vitamin C differs because of genetics and individual biochemistry. Further, our bodies undergo different ...

Vitamin C and Chemotherapy in the News

Posted on February 12, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons You may have noticed lately that intravenous vitamin C (IVC) and its effectiveness as a complementary treatment to chemotherapy are in ...

High-dose Intravenous Vitamin C as a Successful Treatment of Viral Infections

Posted on February 6, 2014 by Nina Mikirova, PhD Do you know that injections of mega doses of vitamin C were successfully used in treating polio, diphtheria, herpes zoster (shingles), ...

Three Ways to Feed Your Thyroid Coconut Oil

Posted on January 14, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons In a prior article, entitled Foods to Naturally Support Thyroid Health, I reported the incident of mild hypothyroidism in the United ...

If My Thyroid Is Normal, Why Do I Feel So Bad?

Posted on January 7, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons Type “hypothyroidism symptoms” in a Google search. You will get the following list from the website of the prestigious Mayo Clinic, ...

Patient Profile: 21 Day Detox

Posted on January 1, 2014 by Carreen Gibbons In October, we began offering a 21 Day Detox Program here at Riordan Clinic. It has wonderful benefits, such as improved energy, better ...

Chelation and Metal Intoxication

Posted on December 27, 2013 by Nina Mikirova, PhD In an industrialized society like ours, a wide variety of contaminants are released into the environment every day. The sources of ...

3 Easy Home Detox Baths

Posted on December 17, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Winter is quickly approaching and now is a great time to try a home detoxification regimen that will prime your immunity and cleanse ...

How Do I Know if I am Toxic?

Posted on December 11, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons I have had many people ask me, “How do I know if I am toxic?” The correct question, however, is, “How toxic am I?” We are surrounded ...

Invest in the Vision: A Note on Year End Giving

Posted on December 9, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons A note from Paula Smith, Development Director Thank you to the individuals, corporations and foundations for your support during 2013. ...

3 Natural Ways to Boost Immunity

Posted on December 2, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons It is cold and flu season again and one in three of us will suffer a bout with these dreaded bugs! As an alternative to a trip to the ...

What a Physician Learned about Healing Himself

Posted on November 26, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons I have a confession to make. I’m the last person I thought would ever be practicing “natural” health care. Just imagine, for 25 years ...

Patient Profile: Vitamin D and Postpartum

Posted on November 22, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons As winter is upon us, the days are getting shorter and our time outdoors will soon become limited as we head into the dark seasons with ...

Immunity and UV Light

Posted on November 19, 2013 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer I have always had immense respect for the human body and how intelligently the mechanisms collaborate to produce life. Every organ, ...

Natural Methods to Boost Vitamin D

Posted on October 28, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons “Three out of four Americans suffer from low levels of vitamin D. African-Americans and Hispanics show particularly high risk—nearly ...

Lunch & Lecture: Check Your Health Lab Test Results – Review

Posted on October 24, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons This Lunch & Lecture will explore laboratory results from the September Check Your Health event. Presented by Charles Hinshaw, MD; ...

Nutritional Support for Anxiety and Stress: A Patient Profile

Posted on October 17, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Having severe stress and anxiety can be more than just an obstacle to overcome; they can be completely overwhelming and interfere with ...

Iodine, the Thyroid and Breast Health

Posted on October 11, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons After the thyroid, the breast is the second largest user of iodine. Scientific evidence connects inadequate dietary iodine with higher ...

Vitamins D3 and K2 – The Dynamic Duo

Posted on October 7, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Every fall, leading into winter, the sun sets further and further into the south. The days get shorter and the sun's rays diminish in ...

Invest in the Future

Posted on October 1, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons “From the minute I walked in your clinic, I felt an unbelievable warmth and passion for others,” writes one patient. Another says, “I ...

The First Step in Detoxification

Posted on September 27, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Why Detox? Improved Energy, Weight Loss, Mental Clarity, Better Digestion, Healthy Skin Each year chemical companies in the ...

In Gratitude

Posted on September 26, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Patient Profile: Acidic pH and the Battle Against Cancer

Posted on September 24, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Whether you would like to improve your diabetes or cancer situation, lose weight, or just want to have more energy, you need a more ...

The Development of the First Vaccine

Posted on September 16, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons The word vaccine may bring to one’s mind the notion of “protection from disease’” and rightfully so, as some death causing diseases ...

Vaccines: The Short on Shots

Posted on September 12, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons There are certain rites of passage that every child goes through. Those moments that define childhood: losing a tooth, learning to ride ...

September Specials

Posted on September 11, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Check out our sales for September in the supplement store and at Marie's Cafe & Bakery!

Lunch & Lecture: 17 Correctable Causes of Chronic Illness

Posted on September 9, 2013 by Carreen Gibbons Do you suffer from chronic illness? Are you looking for answers? Join us as Dr. Ron presents an overview of this innovative approach to ...

Did You Know? Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for Autism

Posted on August 23, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson The term “hyperbaric” literally translates to “increase pressure.” It is a treatment modality that works by putting the patient in a ...

Riordan Clinic Research Institute: ADHD

Posted on August 21, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) affects approximately two million American children, and this condition has grown to ...

Check Your Health: SPECIAL OFFER

Posted on August 19, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Do you know your nutrient levels? Are you taking the right supplements?Find out at Riordan Clinic’s Semi-Annual Special Laboratory ...

Autism Spectrum Disorders: The Brain Connection

Posted on August 15, 2013 by Dr. Anne Zauderer If you were to profile two children who were diagnosed with “autism,” chances are each case would look very different. Some children ...

Know Your Nutrients: Liposomal Glutathione

Posted on August 13, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson A naturally occurring protein (peptide), glutathione is made up of glycine, glutamine and cysteine. These amino acids act as an ...

Art "feeds the soul!”

Posted on August 12, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson The June Health Hunters Newsletter told you of our plans to upgrade the look and feel of the Dome interiors with more comfortable and ...

Complementary and Alternative Medicines for Autism

Posted on August 9, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and autism are both general terms for a group of complex disorders of brain development noted in early ...

Patient Profile: Autism

Posted on August 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson For most people, verbal communication and social interaction are tools used in their everyday lives. If you were not able to be ...

Child Disorders: A Deeper Perspective of ADD/ADHD

Posted on August 5, 2013 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer If you look at the research, currently the cause of ADHD is “unknown.” Many articles you will read overly express that it is a chemical ...

August Specials

Posted on August 2, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of August the Riordan Clinic Supplement Store and Marie's Cafe and Bakery are offering some amazing specials that will ...

Lunch & Lecture 2013 Series: Are Bio-identical Hormones Safe?

Posted on July 9, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Join us as Dr. Ron sheds light on what appears to be a blatant incongruity: how can something that is so life enhancing in our youth be ...

Are Bio-identical Hormones Safe?

Posted on July 5, 2013 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake When I was a young teenager, it never crossed my mind that I and my fellow adolescents had extremely high hormone levels. Then . . . ...

Marie's Cafe & Bakery: July Special

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson s the summer heats up, our bodies tend to crave light, cooling foods and drinks. Marie’s offers just-right portions of sandwiches, ...

July Lab Special: Save 30% on our Estradiol Test

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Estradiol, the most potent of the three female estrogens can be measured in both blood and urine. Sexual development and function, ...

July Supplement Sale: Save 25% on Hormone Supplements

Posted on July 3, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of July take advantage of our great Supplement Special! Save 25% on hormone supplements.

In Gratitude…

Posted on June 18, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Invest in the Vision

Posted on June 17, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Since the Riordan Clinic campus opened nin 1985, the pyramid and geodesic domes have been icons on the Wichita skyline. Co-founders ...

Holistic Pregnancy: Healthy Diet and Morning Sickness

Posted on June 12, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Twentieth-century medicine dealt with child health and adult health separately says Dr Jack Shonkoff of Harvard University. What ...

Know Your Nutrients: Prenatal Supplements

Posted on June 11, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson It is important for pregnant and breastfeeding women to meet the needs of a growing baby without sacrificing the vitamins, minerals and ...

Patient Profile: Pregnancy

Posted on June 10, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson For many couples, when a woman is pregnant, those nine months are filled with lots of preparing and planning. Now think of all that ...

Marie's Cafe & Bakery: June Special

Posted on June 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Eating a healthy diet during pregnancy is one of the best things you can do for yourself and your baby. After all, the food you eat is ...

June Bio-Center Laboratory Special

Posted on June 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Advances in medical technology have made it possible to accurately measure nutrient levels in the blood and then make the connection ...

June Supplement Special

Posted on June 4, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of June take advantage of 20% off of Pregnancy & Child Care Supplements

Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby, Healthy Children: Why Our Children Are Getting Sicker and Why You Need to Be Concerned

Posted on June 3, 2013 by Dr. Anne Zauderer Children today spend more and more time inside in front of the television, on their iPhones, or playing video games than ever before. ...

Invest in the Vision

Posted on May 31, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Your investment toward one of the areas listed below will enable the Riordan Clinic to continue its reputation as a leader in ...

Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon

Posted on May 30, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson The week of April 21st is National Volunteer Appreciation week. Erma Bombeck once said that “volunteers are the only human beings on ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013: Healthy Pregnancy, Healthy Baby, Healthy Children

Posted on May 29, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Why are our children getting sicker? How do we give our children and grandchildren the advantages they need from pre-conception ...

Dr. Ron Hunninghake inducted into the 2013 Orthomolecular Medicine Hall of Fame

Posted on May 24, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Ron Hunninghake, MD of the Riordan Clinic was inducted into the Orthomolecular Medicine Hall of Fame on Saturday, April 27, 2013 by the ...

Holistic Approach to Slimming Down Your "Wheat Belly"

Posted on May 15, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson "Wheat Belly,” written by Dr. Davis, a noted cardiologist, explores the evolution and infiltration of wheat in our daily food. Today's ...

Know Your Nutrients: Vitamin E

Posted on May 14, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Most people know that vitamins are essential for normal growth and nutrition. While they are found in our foods, many of us do not get ...

Patient Profile: Gluten Intolerance

Posted on May 13, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Are people with gluten intolerance looking for an excuse for strict food habits, or are they just picky eaters? Probably not. Gluten is ...

Bio-Center Lab May Special

Posted on May 10, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Wheat belly or just plain fat? The initial result of this over consumption is a persistent elevation of our average blood glucose, ...

May Supplement Store Special: Save 20% on Wheat Belly Books

Posted on May 10, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of May SAVE 20% on all Wheat Belly Books by Dr. William Davis. A renowned cardiologist, Dr. Davis explains how ...

Happy Mother's Day from Marie's Cafe & Bakery

Posted on May 10, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson May is a month of celebration! Cinco de Mayo and Mother’s Day will be here before you know it! Marie’s May lunch special is the perfect ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013-Wheat Belly: An Unintended Consequence

Posted on May 9, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Is wheat really that bad for you? Don’t we need those "healthy whole grains" that are so often recommended? Join us as Dr. Ron ...

Wheat Belly: An Unintended Consequence

Posted on May 8, 2013 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake After you shower this morning, before you get dressed...stop and take a look at your body in a full length mirror. You most likely will ...

Hypothyroidism: One Family’s Concern

Posted on April 25, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Our genes play a significant role in the diseases we may one day develop. By living a healthy lifestyle, we can hope to lessen our ...

Invest in the Vision-Matching Gift Received

Posted on April 24, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson This past January, Garvey Kansas Foundation and John and Jinny Garvey came forward with a $25,000 matching challenge. Through the ...

In Gratitude…

Posted on April 23, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality.So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Herbal Support for Optimal DNA Health

Posted on April 22, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Epigenetics is the science of tracking how a person’s mental, emotional, and cellular experiences can change, alter, morph, and direct ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013-Check Your Health: Review Your Lab Test Results

Posted on April 18, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson In This Lecture: Meet Our Doctors. Ask Questions. Review your Laboratory Test Results. Riordan Clinic doctors will discuss laboratory ...

Know Your Nutrients: Alpha-lipoic Acid

Posted on April 17, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Alpha-lipoic acid is an antioxidant that helps the body turn glucose into energy. It is made by the body and found in every cell. In ...

Bio-Center Laboratory at the Riordan Clinic: Cytotoxic Food Sensitivity Testing

Posted on April 16, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Based on results from a cytotoxic blood test, doctors at the Riordan Clinic provide a comprehensive assessment of your food ...

Riordan Clinic Announces Winners for Its Annual Health Is… Essay Contest

Posted on April 15, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson To promote enhanced health awareness in schools, the Riordan Clinic recently held its 3rd annual “Health Is…” essay contest for area ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013- Epigenetics: Modern Day Lifestyle and Your DNA

Posted on April 10, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Can we make lifestyle choices that will influence our genetic code – and that of our children? YES! Environmental factors can alter the ...

How to Unlock Your DNA to Live Longer and Feel Better!

Posted on April 9, 2013 by Dr. Anne Zauderer Nature versus nurture. What makes us who we are? In most circumstances, researchers agree that it is probably a combination of both. ...

Happy Spring from Marie’s Café & Bakery!

Posted on April 5, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Balancing hectic day-to-day business while trying to eat a nutritious diet can be difficult. However, a healthy lifestyle can be ...

April Supplement Special: 25% off Select Supplements

Posted on April 4, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of April, take advantage of these incredible savings! 25% off Select Supplements all month long!

Know Your Nutrients: Nasosympatico

Posted on March 19, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Nasosympatico is a compound of thyme essential oil, eucalyptus oil, peppermint essential oil, and lavender essential oil enveloped in a ...

17 Correctable Causes of Chronic Illness

Posted on March 18, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Twice a year the Riordan Clinic sponsors a community lecture and an opportunity for non-patients to test their key nutrient levels at a ...

Notable Herbs for Asthma Relief

Posted on March 15, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Asthma is a chronic upper respiratory disease affecting the lungs and airways of roughly 20 million people worldwide, according to the ...

Happy Easter from Marie's Cafe & Bakery

Posted on March 14, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Marie is now offering her SOUP AND SALAD BAR with a variety of options to rejuvenate your body and mind. Afterwards, indulge your sweet ...

Sinusitis: A Patient Profile

Posted on March 13, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson The comedian Robin Williams once said, “Spring is nature’s way of saying ‘Let’s party!’” However, for allergy and asthma sufferers, ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2013-Wheezing & Sneezing: Natural Treatments for Allergies & Asthma

Posted on March 12, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Do allergies and asthma keep you from enjoying special activities? Do you hope to one day not rely on allergy medications? Join us as ...

Allergies & Asthma: The Naturopath's Point of View

Posted on March 8, 2013 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer “Allergies” are the immune system overreacting to benign substances. Individuals who suffer from allergies do so as a result of a ...

March Specials: Laboratory & Supplement Store

Posted on March 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Each month the BioCenter Laboratory and Riordan Clinic Supplement Store have specials! This month take advantage of 20% off a CBC and ...

In Gratitude

Posted on February 22, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

We Are Expanding!

Posted on February 20, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Are you, or do you know, a like-minded physician (MD, DO) interested in fulfilling the Riordan Clinic’s mission of “stimulating and ...

Riordan Clinic Research Institute Update

Posted on February 19, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson In December the Riordan Clinic Research Institute, led by Dr. Nina Mikirova, published a study concerning the effects of intravenous ...

Natural Arthritis Relief

Posted on February 18, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson After extensive research on the subject of natural arthritis remedies, the following arthritis formula was developed with the ...

Know Your Nutrients: Turmeric Curcumin

Posted on February 13, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Turmeric is best known as a spice in the U.S. and is one of the main components of curry powder. However, turmeric is native to ...

February Patient Profile

Posted on February 11, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson It is often said that once you have a diagnosis, there is nothing you can do for it except suffer with it the rest of your life. ...

Riordan Clinic at the 2013 Women's Fair

Posted on February 8, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson The Riordan Clinic will be at this year's Women's Fair! Visit booth C21 and talk to Riordan Clinic Doctors and Staff, learn more about ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013: Managing Arthritis Pain

Posted on February 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Do you wake up in the morning with stiff, achy joints? Does arthritis run in your family? Come and hear all four of our Riordan Clinic ...

Arthritis: The Inflammation Connection

Posted on February 5, 2013 by Dr. Anne Zauderer How many of you have had the experience of waking up in the morning with joint aches and pains? Well, you are not alone! Arthritis is ...

February: Marie's Cafe' Special

Posted on February 4, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson This February, Marie is sharing her love by launching a SALAD BAR in the effort to continue the battle of calorie counters, saving ...

February: This Month's Specials

Posted on February 1, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Stop by during the month of February and take advantage of 15% off of supplements for Arthritis and 30% Boron and Strontium Trace ...

Antibiotics May Not be the Best First Line of Defense!

Posted on January 25, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Do you consider antibiotics as your last resort when feeling ill and fighting a flu bug or infection? For over 50 years, antibiotics ...

Invest in the Vision: Opportunities for Substantial Gifts

Posted on January 23, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Nutrition-based medicine is a solution for true health and wellness, and the Riordan Clinic has taken a leadership role in research, ...

Patient Profile

Posted on January 15, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson In the spring of 2011, a young female in her early 30’s visited the Riordan Clinic seeking a life change through nutrition. Initially, ...

Kombucha: A Fermented Tea Drink

Posted on January 14, 2013 by Dr. Anne Zauderer This month we are spotlighting probiotics, which are “good” bacteria that reside in and on our bodies. I would like to introduce you to ...

Making the Change: Indulging in a Healthy Relationship with Food

Posted on January 10, 2013 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Obesity or excess weight is not a disease but rather a symptom of an underlying cause. Weight loss and acquiring a healthy weight are ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2013-The Super Probiotic: Medical Food for the Immune System

Posted on January 9, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Have doctors discovered a “Super Probiotic” that has been shown, in the treatment of cancer and other chronic diseases, to have ...

Know Your Nutrients—Probiotics: Are All Yogurts Created Equal?

Posted on January 8, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Yogurt is a good source of probiotics. At least that is what popular health magazines would have us believe. I can’t tell you how often ...

Marie's Happy New Year

Posted on January 7, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson It may not seem like another year has slipped by, but it’s renewal time once again. Yes, that means knocking off the holiday cheer ...

The Super Probiotic

Posted on January 7, 2013 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Are we human, or are we bacteria? As simple single-celled microorganisms, Bacteria absorb nutrients from their environment, grow until ...

January Monthly Specials

Posted on January 4, 2013 by Amanda Hawkinson Take advantage of the Riordan Clinic January specials: 15% off Probiotics and 30% OFF a Lipids Profile. Offer is valid thru 1/31/13.

Holiday Stress? Slow Down and Take a BREATH!

Posted on December 20, 2012 by Dr. Anne Zauderer The holidays are a joyous time to spend with friends and family. Unfortunately, with holiday parties, shopping and travel, the seasons ...

Ancient Home Cure—Clay

Posted on December 18, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The use of medicinal clay in folk medicine goes back to prehistoric times. Indigenous peoples around the world still use clay widely, ...

PRESS RELEASE: Study Finds High-dose Intravenous Vitamin C Reduces Pain and Inflammation in Those with Rheumatoid Arthritis as Reported in a Recent Paper Published by Riordan Clinic Scientists

Posted on December 17, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson This research, conducted by Riordan Clinic scientists Dr. Nina Mikirova, Dr. Joseph Casciari, Andrea Rogers and Paul Taylor, has ...

Invest in the Vision

Posted on December 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Thank you to the individuals, corporations and foundations whose support this year has meant health, hope and healing for thousands ...

Folk Remedies that Work

Posted on December 12, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Have you ever used folk remedies that really work? Many of us have heard of old folk remedies but have never tried them. Our doctors ...

Know Your Nutrients: Peppermint

Posted on December 11, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Peppermint, a hybrid between watermint and spearmint, is one of the most ancient of all herbal remedies. Dating back to the days of the ...

In Gratitude…

Posted on December 7, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

2012 Health Is… CONTEST

Posted on December 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson For a 3rd year, we are pleased to announce a wonderful opportunity for the students and teachers in your school. We would like students ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Folk Remedies—Real or Imagined Medicine?

Posted on December 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Folk remedies (or home remedies) are commonly found in all cultures. Some are bizarre, though most are very practical and have stood ...

Happy Holidays from Marie's Cafe and Bakery

Posted on December 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The festive season is upon us once again, and for most of us that means excessive amounts of eating and drinking. With so much food ...

Folk Remedies: Real or Imagined Medicine?

Posted on December 4, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake I have organized this article into a series of tables. Each table is meant to trigger questions and ideas in your mind such as: What is ...

Happy Holidays from the Riordan Clinic– SPECIAL

Posted on December 3, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Happy Holidays from the Riordan Clinic. Enjoy 10% OFF our supplement selection during the month of December. Offer is valid in stores ...

Begin the Holidays with Breakfast

Posted on November 30, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson One of the easiest ways to improve your nutrition is to start the day with breakfast. A recent survey reported that 92% of adults ...

Keep Healthy this Holiday Season

Posted on November 26, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson It’s that time of year again. With delectable temptation around every corner it can be difficult to maintain a healthy lifestyle during ...

November: In Gratitude

Posted on November 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Polarity for Balance

Posted on November 19, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Human Body Polarity is an emerging new science that envelope the secrets of past systems of healing and merge this knowledge with ...

A Letter of Appreciation from Dr. Ron Hunninghake

Posted on November 16, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Many of you sent your kind sympathies and condolences for the recent passing of my father, Elmer Hunninghake. I am so grateful for all ...

November Patient Profile

Posted on November 15, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Naturopathic medicine is based on the belief that the human body has an innate healing ability. The doctors who practice this type of ...

The Riordan Clinic Hosts Its 3rd Intravenous Vitamin C Symposium

Posted on November 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The 3rd Symposium on IV Vitamin C and Cancer, held October 5 and 6, attracted an international audience of 80 practitioners, including ...

Know Your Nutrients: Probiotics

Posted on November 13, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson What are probiotics? Probiotics are microorganisms such as bacteria or yeast that are believed to improve health and are available in ...

Jaw Pain: Not Something to Chew Over

Posted on November 12, 2012 by Dr. Anne Zauderer The Temporomandibular Joint (TMJ) rovides us the ability to not only open and close our mouths widely, but to also protrude and retract ...

November Special: Marie's Cafe & Bakery

Posted on November 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Marie’s creations began in 1983 after her son was diagnosed with Type I Diabetes. Making healthy, made-from-scratch meals and low sugar ...

November Lab Special: Receive 30% OFF a Glycemic Control Panel

Posted on November 7, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Save 30% off a Glycemic Control Panel that tests your glucose, hemoglobin A1C, and Insulin levels. These levels are closely related to ...

Naturopathic Medicine, The Road Less Traveled

Posted on November 6, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer I come from a long line of doctors. But, how does a young woman with such heritage in the medical field become a ‘Naturopathic’ doctor, ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012- What Is Naturopathic Medicine?

Posted on November 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Are you tired of feeling miserable? Are you sick of being sick? Are you ready to find what the underlying cause is, fix the problem, ...

November Supplement Special

Posted on November 2, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson During the month of November save 15% on fish oils, multi-vitamins, probiotics, vitamin C, and vitamin D! Offer is valid in our store ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012- Brain Health: Ways to Treat ADD/ADHD without Medication

Posted on October 30, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Why do children these days seem "disconnected" from their environment? What has changed in our world and in children's brains to cause ...

Press Release: THE DEFICIENCY OF A SINGLE B VITAMIN CAN LEAD TO POOR HEALTH AS REPORTED IN A RECENT PAPER PUBLSISHED BY RIORDAN CLINIC RESEARCHERS

Posted on October 26, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson In research conducted by Riordan Clinic, rats were deprived of a single B vitamin to determine the side effects of such deficiencies. ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Check Your Health Results

Posted on October 24, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson "Check Your Health" laboratory tests results provide a guide to supplementation and dietary nutrition to optimize your health. Come to ...

PRESS RELEASE: High-Dose Vitamin C Reduces Inflammation in Cancer Patients Study Shows

Posted on October 24, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Inflammatory responses play roles at different stages of tumor development, including initiation, promotion, malignant conversion, ...

The Truth about Fluoride

Posted on October 23, 2012 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw Fluoridation of community water supplies is a hot topic, not just currently in Wichita, but for decades, nationwide. When this debate ...

In Gratitude

Posted on October 22, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

JAMA study: Multivitamins lower cancer risk in healthy men

Posted on October 19, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson A new study published today in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association) found “daily multivitamin supplementation modestly ...

Hugh D. Riordan Fund

Posted on October 18, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley Hugh D. Riordan, M.D., a tireless investigator for the use of vitamin C for cancer, infectious diseases and other disorders, founded ...

Patient Profile

Posted on October 18, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Having trouble sleeping? This problem is one shared by one of our Riordan Clinic patients. A female patient came to the Riordan Clinic ...

Why Should I Care About Chiropractic Care?

Posted on October 16, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Chiropractic deals with the master communication system of the body: the nervous system. The nervous system includes the brain, the ...

Riordan Clinic Welcomes Dr. Anne Zauderer

Posted on October 15, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The chiropractic adjustment is a specific, calculated force into the spine that removes interference and allows the nervous system ...

Essential Oils to Stabilize Your Circadian Rhythm

Posted on October 10, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Circadian rhythms are a physiological cycle built into every living species broken down into blocks of twenty-four hours, prevalent in ...

Clinic Buildings Get a Makeover

Posted on October 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The Riordan Clinic’s pyramid and eight geodesic domes have been landmarks on the Wichita skyline since 1985. Their bright white color ...

Know Your Nutrients–Melatonin

Posted on October 8, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson What is Melatonin? Melatonin is a hormone made by the pineal gland, a small gland in the brain. It helps control your sleep and wake ...

October Vitamin Special

Posted on October 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Visit the Riordan Clinic in October and take advantage of this special offer: 15% OFF SLEEP SUPPLEMENTS!

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Light’s Out: Understanding Circadian Rhythms

Posted on October 4, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Circadian rhythms are important in determining the sleeping and feeding patterns of all animals, including human beings. Circadian ...

WE ARE EXPANDING

Posted on October 3, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Are you, or do you know, a like-minded physician (MD, DO) interested in fulfilling the Riordan Clinic’s mission of “stimulating and ...

How the Circadian Rhythm Affects Sleep, Wakefulness, and Overall Health

Posted on October 2, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Life on earth has evolved under the daily rhythm of light and dark. Metabolic, physiological and behavioral processes exhibit 24-hour ...

Taking Prenatal Vitamins

Posted on September 24, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Prenatal supplements consist of a variety of vitamins and minerals. During pregnancy, a woman’s daily intake requirements for certain ...

Check Your Health: Sept 17-22, 2012

Posted on September 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Are you getting enough vitamins and minerals in your diet? September 17-22,2012 is the Riordan Clinic's Semi-Annual Check Your Health: ...

Marie's Cafe September Special

Posted on September 13, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Marie's Cafe and Bakery is offering an amazing special. If you have been looking for a reason to try their made-from-scratch meals, ...

Aging Gracefully: Want to Postpone Your Expiration Date?

Posted on September 12, 2012 by Dr. Charles Hinshaw It has been said that,”Aging is like pornography—we know it when we see it.” True enough, but the question remains, how can we measure ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2012: Aging Gracefully- Want to Postpone Your Expiration Date?

Posted on September 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson What happens to our bodies during the aging process? How can we actively delay the process our body goes through as we age? Dr. ...

Massage during Pregnancy

Posted on August 30, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Therapeutic massage has been used for centuries to improve overall health, reduce stress, and relieve muscle tension. Pregnant women ...

Gaining Weight during Pregnancy

Posted on August 29, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Learn the clear range of what a healthy weight gain looks like to help them avoid pregnancy complications such as gestational diabetes, ...

What to Eat While Pregnant

Posted on August 27, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson You may be doing great by already packing an alphabet's worth of vitamins and a mother load of minerals into your daily meals, however, ...

Recommended Exercises during Pregnancy

Posted on August 23, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Before beginning any exercise regimen, please consult your health care provider. If already exercising, an expectant mother may be able ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2012: The Truth About Fluoride

Posted on August 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Does fluoride reduce tooth decay? Is it a harmful addition to our water supply? What are the risks to your family when drinking ...

Banning Milk from School Lunches?

Posted on August 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Nutrition should play an important role in the school lunchroom. After a brief interlude, it seemed like everyone was on the same page ...

SAVE THE DATE: Check Your Health

Posted on August 17, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Save up to 45% on our testing panels for a limited time only, and receive 25% off of all supplements on-line or in the supplement ...

Drinking Coffee during Pregnancy

Posted on August 16, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson For those who can’t resist having a cup of coffee every morning, there is new research that shows that drinking coffee during pregnancy ...

Eating For Two: Increased Nutritional Needs During Pregnancy

Posted on August 15, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Pregnant women require increased nutritional needs for fetal, maternal and placental tissue growth and development. Unfortunately, ...

Know Your Nutrients: Fiber and Pregnancy

Posted on August 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson There are many benefits to increasing the amount of fiber in your diet during pregnancy. Increasing fiber intake can lower blood ...

Patient Profile

Posted on August 13, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson A healthy baby starts before conception. Many doctors will tell you that any woman in her child bearing age should be taking a ...

Brian Riordan and Dr. Ron Present Pyramid on the Prairie

Posted on August 10, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Memories and gratitude abounded as Brian Riordan, CEO of the Riordan Clinic, and Dr. Ron Hunninghake, Chief Medical Director, presented ...

LUNCH AND LECTURE SERIES 2012: Treating Infertility Naturally

Posted on August 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Over the past few decades, infertility issues have increased dramatically in our country. In 2002, 7.3 million or 11/8% of women ages ...

Breastfeeding Suggestions & Benefit

Posted on August 8, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Many new mothers worry about breastfeeding. How do you establish it? What do you do if you have nipple soreness? Is there a specific ...

August Vitamin Special: 15% off of Prenatal Care Vitamins

Posted on August 7, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson This month receive 15% off select Prenatal Care Vitamins. Riordan Clinic supplements are effective, pharmaceutical grade, and physician ...

A Healthy Appetite makes for Healthy Development

Posted on August 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson From the time of conception through the first year of life, a child undergoes an impressive cycle of rapid physical growth and ...

August Lab Special: 45% off Pre-Conception/Fertility Panel

Posted on August 3, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Infertility is on the rise. Having these nutrient levels checked is a great place to start for individuals, both men and women, having ...

Marie's Cafe Special

Posted on August 2, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Marie’s creations began in 1983 after her son was diagnosed with Type I Diabetes. Making healthy, made-from-scratch meals and low sugar ...

Health Promotion and Lifestyle Change During Pregnancy -Healthy policy on maternal nutrition, smoking, alcohol consumption and pregnancy outcome

Posted on August 1, 2012 by Nina Mikirova, PhD Many expectant parents are at one extreme or another when it comes to their lifestyle during pregnancy. For the best result possible, ...

Practice Yoga during Pregnancy: Reduce Depression & Boost Maternal Bonding

Posted on July 31, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson It’s no secret that hormones associated with pregnancy can affect mood, but for some, it’s worse: 1 in 5 experience major ...

In Gratitude

Posted on July 23, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Riordan Clinic featured in Wichita Family Magazine

Posted on July 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The Riordan Clinic was featured on the front cover of the July issue of Wichita Family Magazine. Learn more about the Riordan Clinic in ...

The importance of being well: PKM Steel Wellness Program

Posted on July 19, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson For over 35-years, the Riordan Clinic has focused on "...stimulating an epidemic of health." The following article was featured in the ...

Patient Profile

Posted on July 18, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson In March, a 70-year-old man came to the Clinic with a chronic, and at times life-threatening, condition that kept a dangerous bacteria ...

Ultraviolet Blood Irradiation (UBI): What does it do?

Posted on July 17, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson With this exposure to UV light, bacteria and viruses in your bloodstream absorb five times as much photonic energy as does your red and ...

Did You Know? UV Light

Posted on July 16, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Test your knowledge with these fun facts about UV Light. UV exposure is not all bad.

July Lab Special:30% Off Inflammation Panel & Complete Blood Count (CBC)

Posted on July 13, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Why should you have these levels tested? In general, all illnesses and injuries are accompanied by inflammation. This inflammation, ...

July Vitamin Special: 15% Off Select Supplements that Help Prevent & Treat Infection

Posted on July 12, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Each supplement, for sale in the Riordan Clinic Supplement Store, is a high-quality, pharmaceutical grade product and is carefully ...

Special Offer from Marie's Cafe & Bakery

Posted on July 10, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Marie’s creations began in 1983 after her son was diagnosed with Type I Diabetes. Marie has recently moved her café into the Riordan ...

Know Your Nutrients: Cranberry

Posted on July 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Known by many names, cranberry is a small, evergreen shrub that grows throughout North America. Primarily, cranberry is used for ...

Pyramid on the Prairie: Book Release at Watermark Books

Posted on July 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson On July 13th, 2012, Brian Riordan will be giving a presentation at Watermark Books. He will be discussing Pyramid on the Prairie, by ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012: Using Light as a Natural Antibiotic

Posted on July 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson When medicines have failed, this therapy has helped thousands.Early this year, the Riordan Clinic introduced a safe and natural therapy ...

Healing with Light

Posted on July 5, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Phototherapy is the medical use of light to activate the healing properties of the blood. Phototherapy has been used for over 80 years ...

A Letter for Hope and Health…

Posted on July 3, 2012 by Donna Kramme A fitting tribute for her many years of service was to establish the Mavis Schultz Patient Scholarship Fund. Contributions made by ...

Blast from the Past: Breastfeeding Increases Intelligence

Posted on June 29, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson A number of studies have suggested that there is a relationship between breastfeeding and development of intelligence in children. It ...

Outrageous Folk Remedies that People Actually Believed

Posted on June 26, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Editors Note: I thought this was a fun read. It was originally published in Readers Digest. I can't believe that people believed some ...

The Overuse of Antibiotics and the Increase of Resistant Bacteria

Posted on June 25, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Throughout the year, families experience various colds, sore throats and viruses. When visiting their child’s doctor, parents usually ...

Blast from the Past: How to conceive a healthy baby

Posted on June 22, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake People want to reduce the chance of having a baby with birth defects. People want to have a healthy child. But how? This article was ...

Patient Testimonial: Harriet, Wichita

Posted on June 19, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Harriet has been coming to the Riordan Clinic for 8 years. An avid co-learner, she became worried when she noticed the formation of a ...

Pyramid on the Prairie: A Riordan Clinic Publication Book Review

Posted on June 18, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Pyramid on the Prairie by Dr. Craig Miner is a delightful manuscript detailing the history of the Riordan Clinic in Wichita, Kansas. ...

Blast from the Past: Supplement improves fertility in women

Posted on June 15, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson This article was originally published in the October 2004 issue of the Health Hunters Newsletter. Fertility is an ever-increasing ...

Patient Profile: Uncovering Infertility Issues as a Team

Posted on June 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Editors Note: The following is a personal testimonial from one of our nurses detailing her struggle to conceive. One of the most ...

June Vitamin Special: 15% OFF Fertility Supporters

Posted on June 12, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Take this opportunity to stop by the Riordan Clinic Supplement Store and check out this amazing deal on fertility supporting ...

Know Your Nutrients: Zinc and Fertility

Posted on June 11, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As one of the most studied nutrients when it comes to fertility, zinc is an essential component of genetic material. Having a ...

Blast from the Past: Zinc, folate boost sperm count

Posted on June 8, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The following article was originally publish in the July/Aug 2002 issue of the Health Hunters Newsletter. Zinc is still considered ...

Lunch & Lecture Series 2012: Treating Infertility Naturally

Posted on June 7, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Over the past few decades, infertility issues have increased dramatically in our country. According to 2002 CDC statistics, 7.3 million ...

In Gratitude

Posted on June 6, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

June Lab Special: Pre-Conception/Fertility Panel

Posted on June 5, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Infertility is on the rise. As seen in our patient profile article, having these nutrient levels checked is a great place to start for ...

The Environmental Factors of Infertility

Posted on June 4, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Starting a family is a goal of most couples, a way to express their love for one another. However, failure to conceive after 12 months ...

What Your Nails Say About Your Health

Posted on June 1, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Have you ever wondered how healthy you are? Well your nails can say a lot about your health. In the article, What Your Nails Say About ...

Chemical Interference and Conception

Posted on May 31, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Many couples today find it difficult to conceive. With roughly 10 percent of couples in the U.S. affected by infertility, it seems that ...

Riordan Clinic creates a paradigm shift in health care system

Posted on May 30, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson An article recently published in the NY Times investigates current health care costs and improving access to preventive care. Current ...

Prevention the key to ‘paradigm shift’ in health care

Posted on May 29, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Earlier this month Dr. Ron Hunninghake, of the Riordan Clinic, spoke at Healthy Conscious Living, a Symposium sponsored by Pure North ...

Going Against the Status Quo

Posted on May 28, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The Riordan Clinic was founded at a time when holistic medicine was simplified as quackery. By going against the grain of traditional ...

Blast from the Past: Low Thyroid and Heart Disease

Posted on May 25, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson What does low thyroid, or subclinical hypothyroidism, have to do with heart disease? A lot. For instance, people with low thyroid often ...

Healthy Recipe: Grilled Angel Food Cake

Posted on May 24, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Sacrificing flavor and indulgence has always been linked to "being healthy." However, it is possible to both remain healthy and ...

Patient Profile–Thyroid Health

Posted on May 23, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson In December 2011, a young, single mom came to the clinic saying that she felt like “her body was shutting down.” She was suffering with ...

5 Foods to Stock Up On for Ultimate Skin Protection this Summer

Posted on May 22, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson With summer fast approaching, protecting your skin is important. But other than lathering your skin with layers of sticky sunscreen, ...

Foods to Naturally Support Thyroid Health

Posted on May 21, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The thyroid gland controls our rate of metabolism and simple foods can either stimulate or suppress its optimal function. In ...

Blast from the Past: Thyroid Supporting Herbals

Posted on May 18, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson While many think in terms of iodine and thyroid hormone when talking about the health of the thyroid gland, there are also some ...

Vitamin Special

Posted on May 17, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Each month the Riordan Clinic features a Vitamin Special that supplements the Health Hunters Newsletter topic. This month we are ...

We Appreciate Our Volunteers

Posted on May 16, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson On April 18th, the 2012 volunteer appreciation luncheon was held at Café Comotara, where volunteers and members of our staff enjoyed ...

May Lab Special–Thyroid Profile

Posted on May 15, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Each month we feature a special lab test that relates to the Health Hunters Newsletter topic. This month we are featuring the Thyroid ...

Know Your Nutrients: Thyroid Supporters

Posted on May 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Hypothyroidism is a thyroid problem that occurs when the thyroid gland does not create and secrete enough hormones to maintain the ...

Blast from the Past: Healthy Hair

Posted on May 11, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake What is the purpose of hair? One purpose is to keep our heads warm. Our brains are the most metabolically active organs in the body. If ...

The Thyroid Link to Potbelly Syndrome

Posted on May 10, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Potbelly Syndrome (PBS) evokes a rather benign, almost humorous, image of someone who has simply overdone the cheesecake or beer. A ...

Lunch and Lecture Series 2012– The Thyroid Link to Potbelly Syndrome

Posted on May 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Potbelly Syndrome now affects 2/3 of Americans. Come and find out how you can improve thyroid function and overcome the germ that is ...

Dr Ron Featured in Article-Doctors say take charge of your health: Vitamin D can prevent illnesses from occurring

Posted on May 8, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Note: Doctor Ron was mentioned in this article from the Calgary Herald on April 20, 2012. Thought I would share!

Press Release: Riordan Clinic Research Institute

Posted on May 7, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley Riordan Clinic scientists Dr. Nina Mikirova, Dr. Joseph Casciari, and Dr. Ronald Hunninghake have developed and patented a process for ...

Riordan Clinic – A Finalist for the 2012 Small Business Awards

Posted on May 1, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson The Riordan Clinic has been selected as one of 5 finalists for the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce 2012 Small Business Awards. The ...

Toxic Sugar

Posted on April 26, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson A recent article in the prestigious journal Nature explains that sugar, especially fructose, widely available in soft drinks and other ...

Is Your Soda Habit Effecting Your Health

Posted on April 26, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Since its creation in 1886, Coca Cola popularity has steadily increased. As of 2010, an average of 1.7 billion people consume Coke on a ...

Patient Profile: Benefits of Regular Exercise

Posted on April 17, 2012 by Vicki Ross Do you want to feel better, have more energy and perhaps even live longer? Then exercise! The health benefits of regular exercise and ...

Is Smoking Hookah Worse than Smoking Cigarettes

Posted on April 12, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Today’s younger generations in Western culture have eagerly embraced one of the most popular social pastimes in many Middle Eastern ...

Being Self-Compassionate Creates Better Mental Health

Posted on April 11, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson A recent study found that people can live life in a more balanced way if they use self-compassion against negative influences such as ...

Five Great Herbs for Fighting Depression Naturally

Posted on April 9, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson (NaturalNews) Depression is a ubiquitous condition that afflicts millions of Americans, many of whom have been convinced by the ...

Lecture Series: Exercise, An Individual Choice. Learn to Love It!

Posted on April 6, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley We all know that exercise is essential for good health. We have put together a panel of experts to give you the chance to learn about ...

Fuel Sources During Exercise

Posted on April 5, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer Professional athletes must eat many calories each day. Consequently, they can be lax with the quality of their diet. They will not gain ...

Yoga, an Ancient Exercise Powerhouse

Posted on April 3, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Hippocrates understood that no medicine could match the body’s capacity to revitalize and regenerate itself. Yoga, a 6,000-year-old ...

Join us for Casino Riordan!

Posted on March 29, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Join us on Saturday, April 28, 2012, for an evening of fun in support of Leukemia Lymphoma Society Woman of the Year Candidate, ...

Bananas: The Super Food Within Everyone’s Grasp

Posted on March 29, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley Bananas are a perennial herb and their fruit is considered a berry. A bunch of bananas is referred to as a hand. A single banana is a ...

Patient Profile

Posted on March 27, 2012 by Vicki Ross In November 2011, a patient came to us seeking alternative treatment for her complaints, which included headaches, poor memory, muscle ...

1st Annual Riordan Fun Run

Posted on March 23, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson This Saturday, March 24, 2012, the Riordan Clinic is hosting the First Annual Riordan Fun Run. The event is in support of Dr. Jennifer ...

Eating Organically… Tips From the Nurse

Posted on March 22, 2012 by Vicki Ross This month’s patient profile discusses the importance of eating a healthy, balanced diet. Another thing that you can do to help with ...

Know Your Nutrients: Organic Chocolate

Posted on March 20, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Did you know that chocolate is a healthy super food and that it is full of antioxidants? Not only does chocolate benefit your heart, it ...

HCG RX+ Success

Posted on March 15, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Changes towards a healthier lifestyle should include a committed change to healthy eating. Teresa had reached a turning point in her ...

Go Organic!

Posted on March 13, 2012 by Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer The best start to creating a healthier and happier life is to commit to healthy eating. Making changes in our eating habits can be ...

Riordan Clinic Holds 2nd Annual “Health Is…” Essay Contest

Posted on March 8, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley To promote enhanced health awareness in schools, the Riordan Clinic recently held its 2nd annual “Health Is…” essay contest for Wichita ...

Bio-Center Lab Test Highlight: Cytotoxic Food Sensitivity Testing

Posted on March 6, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley A limited number of clinics in the world specialize in cytotoxic testing—the Riordan Clinic is one such facility. The test screens your ...

Psychological Research on Love and Its Influence in Adult Human Relationships

Posted on February 23, 2012 by Nina Mikirova, PhD All my life I have been stereotyped as a “bluestocking”. So, I was surprised when I was asked to write this article about love and sex ...

Know Your Nutrients: DHEA

Posted on February 21, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson DHEA is short for dehydroepiandrosterone. Made by the adrenal glands located just above the kidneys, scientists have known about this ...

Enhance Loves Natural Biochemistry

Posted on February 16, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley One of the cornerstones to long term health and vitality is the formation of deep intimate loving relationships. There is a "magic" in ...

HCG Rx + Success

Posted on February 14, 2012 by Amanda Hawkinson Renewal of the self is a passage that can be liberating to experience. The result is well worth the effort no matter how difficult the ...

Patient Profile

Posted on February 9, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley In 2008, a patient came to us seeking treatment options for polycystic ovarian syndrome, decreased libido, fatigue and restless leg ...

Cultivating Healthy Relationships

Posted on February 7, 2012 by Dr. Ron Hunninghake Most people intuitively know that the quality of their important relationships impacts their health. Who hasn’t heard that famous soap ...

Confessions of a Frustrated Pharmacist

Posted on February 2, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley I'm a registered pharmacist. I am having a difficult time with my job. I sell people drugs that are supposed to correct their various ...

The War Against Nutritional Medicine: Why We Love Our Critics

Posted on January 31, 2012 by Tiffany Hurley When physicians criticized Linus Pauling for advocating vitamin C, Dr. Pauling wrote a book that became an all-time nutritional ...

Every Good Doctor Must Represent the Patient

Posted on January 26, 2012 by cbdAdmin As part of their recent OMNS critique of the practice of "evidence-based" medicine (EBM), researchers Steve Hickey and Hilary Roberts ...

In Gratitude …

Posted on January 24, 2012 by cbdAdmin As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Bio-Center Laboratory—HCG Rx+ Blood Test

Posted on January 19, 2012 by cbdAdmin Before beginning your HCG Rx+ weight loss journey, several laboratory tests are performed by the Bio-Center Laboratory, our onsite lab. ...

Riordan Clinic Research Institute

Posted on January 17, 2012 by cbdAdmin Over two thirds of Americans are overweight due to calorie rich foods and low physical activity. Obesity is associated with diseases ...

Patient Profile

Posted on January 10, 2012 by cbdAdmin In March of 2011, a patient came to us seeking alternative treatment options due to his inability to lose weight with therapies that ...

The HCG Rx+ Life Care Plan: A Prescription for Better Health

Posted on January 5, 2012 by cbdAdmin This is the beginning of a new year and the beginning of new resolutions. In past years, most of us spend the winter months ...

No Deaths from Vitamins

Posted on January 3, 2012 by cbdAdmin There was not even one death caused by a vitamin supplement in 2010, according to the most recent information collected by the U.S. ...

DETOX: Natural Cleansing to Remove Body Toxins

Posted on December 27, 2011 by cbdAdmin Have you ever washed greasy dishes without hot water or dish soap? The dishes don’t get clean, do they? When toxic metals and chemical ...

In Gratitude …

Posted on December 25, 2011 by cbdAdmin As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

HCG Rx + Success…

Posted on December 22, 2011 by cbdAdmin In June 2011, a concerned family visited the Riordan Clinic with the hope of gathering information on how they could do the HCG Rx+ ...

Natural Skin Detoxification

Posted on December 20, 2011 by cbdAdmin Believed to have originated in the Orient, prescribed washing and bathing has been practiced to promote wellness for centuries. The ...

HealthMarkers℠ Benchmarking the Biologic Determinants of Your Health

Posted on December 15, 2011 by cbdAdmin HealthMarkers are standardized and replicable laboratory measurements of an individual's biochemical makeup that represent the ...

Know Your Nutrients: Glutathione

Posted on December 13, 2011 by cbdAdmin What is the most important molecule you need to stay healthy and prevent disease? It is glutathione. The funny thing is, you've ...

Patient Profile

Posted on December 8, 2011 by cbdAdmin In September of this year, a 60-year-old patient with a history of non-Hodgkin lymphoma came to the Riordan Clinic with a multitude of ...

Bio-Center Laboratory at the Riordan Clinic

Posted on November 29, 2011 by cbdAdmin Did you know that the Clinic houses its very own laboratory? Since 1975, the Bio-Center Laboratory at the Riordan Clinic specializes in ...

Two Vitamin C Tablets Every Day Could Save 200,000 Lives Every Year

Posted on November 28, 2011 by cbdAdmin According to the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) there are about 600,000 deaths from heart disease each year. Specifically, the ...

In Gratitude…

Posted on November 24, 2011 by cbdAdmin As a not-for-profit organization, we rely on many to make our vision a reality. So many come together to provide our patients with a ...

Healthful Hints from Dr. K …

Posted on November 22, 2011 by cbdAdmin There are many reasons why a child runs a fever. The body normally runs a temperature of 98.6°. Mild elevations can occur normally ...

Insurance Premiums Down 25%

Posted on November 21, 2011 by cbdAdmin Health Insurance is a topic that everyone is involved in. A company who has asked for our help with incorporating a wellness plan for ...

Vitamins Decrease Lung Cancer Risk by 50%

Posted on November 18, 2011 by cbdAdmin A recent study of the effect of B vitamins reported an inverse relationship between blood serum levels of vitamin B6, methionine, and ...

HCG Success…

Posted on November 17, 2011 by cbdAdmin Since introducing the hCG weight-loss program in January, Riordan Clinic participants have lost over 2,400 pounds! Here is one success story.

Seasonal Defense: Boosting Your Immune System

Posted on November 15, 2011 by cbdAdmin The weather changes in autumn, cold temperatures set in, and runny noses and sniffles start to seem like an epidemic. Is there a simple ...

Know Your Nutrients: Echinacea

Posted on November 10, 2011 by cbdAdmin Echinacea is an herbal remedy. For centuries, people have used Echinacea to treat the common cold. It is believed that the plant can ...

Flu Shots? Just the Facts, You Decide

Posted on November 8, 2011 by cbdAdmin Should you get a flu shot? This topic is constantly debated. What are the side effects? Does it really work? Although this seasonal ...

Stay Healthy During Flu & Cold Season

Posted on November 3, 2011 by cbdAdmin Along with the coolness of the fall and autumn leaves comes flu and cold season. Let’s make this season your best year yet by enjoying ...

Lab Special: Breast Health Panel

Posted on October 10, 2011 by cbdAdmin Do you have a family history of breast cancer or are you concerned about your risk factors? As noted in this month's articles on breast ...

James H. Tangeman Joins Board of Directors

Posted on August 10, 2011 by cbdAdmin The Riordan Clinic has announced that James Tangeman, PhD, will join their Board of Directors. The Clinic is delighted to have Dr. ...

Riordan Clinic Scientist Publishes Study

Posted on May 18, 2011 by cbdAdmin Riordan Clinic Senior Research Scientist Dr. Nina Mikirova had an article published in the Journal of Clinical and Experimental ...

Riordan Clinic "In the News!"

Posted on May 17, 2011 by cbdAdmin Enjoy this recent KMUW 89.1 FM interview with the Riordan Clinic’s own Dr. Jennifer Kaumeyer and Donna Kramme. You can read the ...

Riordan Clinic Doctor Wins Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year

Posted on May 4, 2011 by cbdAdmin Ron Hunninghake, MD of the Riordan Clinic was awarded the 2011 Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year by the International Society for ...

Brian Riordan Steering Riordan Clinic to Financial Health

Posted on September 20, 2010 by cbdAdmin The CEO of the Riordan Clinic discusses improvement in the overall financial health of the business. ...

Dr. Ron Hunninghake – Hometown Boy Makes Good

Posted on September 8, 2010 by cbdAdmin This story could be titled “Small town boy makes good” but a title of “Small town boy does good” might be more fitting when referring ...

Press Release: "Check Your Health" Lab Testing Event

Posted on September 2, 2010 by cbdAdmin Nutrient deficiencies have been shown to suppress immune system function, which contributes to chronic disease. Mainstream medicine ...

Press Release: Naturopathic Medicine Lecture

Posted on August 16, 2010 by cbdAdmin The Riordan Clinic at 3100 N Hillside in Wichita, KS is hosting a Lunch and Lecture with Dr. Chad Krier entitled Naturopathic Medicine ...

Kansas.com: Five Questions with Brian Riordan

Posted on August 16, 2010 by cbdAdmin A Riordan is back in charge at the Center for the Improvement of Human Functioning International. Brian Riordan recently was named ...

Dr. Ron Group Exploration

Posted on July 9, 2010 by cbdAdmin Unfortunately stress is a contributing factor to chronic illness - and we all have stress in our daily lives! This workshop is intended ...

New Riordan Clinic Laboratory director named

Posted on June 14, 2010 by cbdAdmin As of June 14, 2010, Dr. Charles Hinshaw will be overseeing the Riordan Clinic Laboratory, as Laboratory Director. Dr. Hinshaw was the ...

"The Domes" get a new name

Posted on June 11, 2010 by cbdAdmin Today in the Wichita Eagle the Riordan Clinic formally announced its name change after 35 years as The Center for the Improvement of ...

Vitamin D and Your Health

Posted on June 8, 2010 by cbdAdmin Today there is a great article on vitamin D in the Wichita Eagle (link below). Since 1975 the Riordan Clinic has pioneered the use of ...

What can vitamin D do for you?

Posted on June 1, 2010 by cbdAdmin The June 2010 issue of the Panminerva Medica journal features a journal article authored by three members of the Riordan Clinic ...

Dr. Ron Hunninghake Makes a Radio Appearance

Posted on May 25, 2010 by cbdAdmin WOR NewsTalk 710, a radio station based in New York City, recently invited Dr. Ron to speak on inflammation, along with Jack Challem, ...

New name and website for a revitalized organization!

Posted on May 21, 2010 by Benjamin Solum On Friday, May 21, the Riordan Clinic unveiled a new name and website. After 35 years being known as "The Center for the Improvement of ...

Dr. Jackson has been named the 2008 Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year

Posted on May 2, 2008 by cbdAdmin Dr. James Jackson was presented the same "Orthomolecular Doctor of the Year" award making the Riordan Clinic the only institution to ...

Medical Research Award goes to Adult Stem Cell Scientists at a Kansas not-for-profit Organization

Posted on March 20, 2008 by cbdAdmin Scientists at the Riordan Clinic Research Institute, a division of the Riordan Clinic, received a prestigious award for a scientific ...

International Organization Honors Kansas Physician and Progressive Health Center

Posted on April 15, 2002 by cbdAdmin A pioneering Kansas physician, and the Wichita health facility that he leads, were jointly honored at a recent international medical ...