Melanie Angelis

The lowdown on probiotics

The lowdown on probiotics

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve probably heard the term “probiotics.” But what are they? Do we really need them or are they just another trendy buzzword? And if we do need them, what’s the best way to get them? To set the scene, it’s important, and kind of creepy, to acknowledge that […]

Unintended consequences

Unintended consequences

What’s small, round and both its use and lack of use can cause weight gain? Birth control has long been blamed for unwanted weight gain. Then again, not using it can add about 30 pounds of miraculous baby-making weight gain too. Read the full article in the Feb. 16 issue of Navarre Press. Subscribe online […]

Finding the root cause to your health symptoms

Finding the root cause to your health symptoms

At the age of 21, Melanie Angelis was diagnosed with a heart condition that doctors told her would have her on painkillers and anti-inflammatories for the rest of her life. “I refused their diagnosis. I wanted to find the root cause,” Angelis recalls. That decision led her to a woman who conducted personalized testing to […]