What Does the Large Intestine Do?

Our bodies are an amazing creation, and the large intestine is no exception. Hi, I’m Doctor Daniel Anderson, and I’m a local functional medicine doctor here in North Branch.
The large intestine is an important part of the digestive process. It is said that once digested food enters the large intestine, it may take up to 32 hours for the


Eliminating White Breads and Pastas

I’m Doctor Daniel Anderson, a practitioner of functional medicine in North Branch, where keeping you healthy is our priority. Today, I want to give a little tip to those of you who are struggling with your weight.
White breads and pastas are comprised of sugars and starches that can easily turn into fat when consumed, and thus stick to a person’s


Could Your Food Be Making You Tired?

If you suffer from fatigue, including Chronic Fatigue, you may wish to examine your diet.  I’m Doctor Daniel Anderson, a functional medicine doctor here in North Branch, and I would like to tell you why.
Fatty foods, and foods full of sugar and starch can have an adverse effect on the body. Therefore, if you tend to gravitate toward fast