4 Health Tips for a Happy New Year!

4 Health Tips for a Happy New Year!

Did you know that the coldest month in the SF Bay Area is January? And that the body isn’t as effective fighting off viruses, such as the common cold, the flu, and COVID-19, when cold air enters the nose and upper airways? For these two reasons and many more,...
Who Is a Naturopathic Doctor in California?

Who Is a Naturopathic Doctor in California?

Welcome to the wonderful world of alternative medicine—specifically, naturopathic medicine! In today’s blog post, we’ll discuss what the practice of what naturopathy is. And more importantly, who is legally considered a naturopathic doctor in the state of California....
Why the TSH Thyroid Test is Not Enough

Why the TSH Thyroid Test is Not Enough

Did you know that your thyroid is responsible for making two thyroid hormones, thyroxine (T4) and triiodothyronine (T3) that control how the body uses energy? These thyroid hormones affect nearly every organ in your body, even your heart. So when your hormones become...
The Benefits of Seeing a Naturopathic Doctor

The Benefits of Seeing a Naturopathic Doctor

Many of you know Dr. Julie Tran Olive as a knowledgeable and caring naturopathic doctor—however, did you know that the knowledge that’s required to be a naturopathic doctor is more holistic and is complimentary to the skills of a doctor practicing Western medicine?...