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September/October 2018: Lyme Disease and Gluten Sensitivity
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


YouTube Presentation: Benefits of Exosomes
Dr. Shikhman speaks about the uses and benefits of exosomes from mesenchymal stem cells in treating chronic infections and autoimmune diseases.


NOT TO BE MISSED!
IFSMED YouTube Channel

Listen to various presentations by Dr. Shikhman covering natural and alternative treatments for: the connection between gluten and autoimmune diseases, Leaky Gut Syndrome, treatments for osteoarthritis, and ankylosing spondilitis.


September/October 2016: Top 10 Supplements for Gut Health
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


January/February 2016: Essential Supplements for Celiac Disease
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


September/October 2015: Gluten and Arthritis
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


May/June 2016 Gluten, Cravings and Weight Gain
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


March/April 2015: Keeping Your Gut Healthy: The Natural Solution
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


June/July 2014: What is yeast overgrowth? and Natural Solutions for Chronic Yeast Overgrowth
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Articles can be found on pages 5 and 11


April/May 2014: Succinic Acid: A Dietary Supplement to Treat Hot Flashes – AND – Treating Hot Flashes the Natural Way
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Pages 13 and 17


March/April 2014: The Brain and Gluten: The Connection Between Gluten and Behavioral Changes in Children
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free Contributor


Feb/Mar 2014: Controlling Elevated Cholesterol without Prescription Drugs
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Page 9


Feb/Mar 2014: The Lipid Lowering Activity of NoChol
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Page 7


Jan/Feb 2014: The Connection between Common Airborne Infections and Musculoskeletal Diseases By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Page 9


Jan/Feb 2014: Three Natural Products to Combat Infections
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Page 11


October 2013: Leaky Gut Related Gluten Intolerance
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free Contributor


September 2013: Gluten Intolerance: A Guide to Testing, Diagnosis and Treatment
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Alternative Medicine Magazine October 2013


Aug 2013: The Complete Guide to Understanding Probioitcs and Prebiotics
(PDF) By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


July/August 2013: A Look Inside Leaky Gut Syndrome | Butyrate Salts and L-Glutamine Natural Solutions for Leaky Gut Syndrome
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. Both articles can be found on page 9.


Dr. Shikhman’s presentation on Ankylosing Spondylitis and using dietary supplements to help alleviate many symptoms associated with AS.

PDF of presentation: media/image/Ankylosing_Spondylitis_and_the_gut.pdf

Presentation via Slideshare: http://slidesha.re/19vLk2a

YouTube video of presentation: www.youtube.com/ifsmed


Gluten-Free Quick Start Guide
Dr. Shikhman’s guide to starting a gluten-free diet


June 2013: Sjogren’s Fact Sheet
Published by the Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation


May/June 2013: Various Benefits of Olive Leaf Extract By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 8.


May/June 2013: Yersenia Enterocolitica a Common Cause of Food Poisoning and Chronic Arthritis
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 9.


Dr. Shikhman’s presentation at the Gluten-Free/Allergen Free Expo discussing the positive impact dietary supplements can make on alleviating symptoms associated with gluten intolerance and celiac disease.

PDF of presentation: media/image/gluten complications and supplements_final.pdf

YouTube video of presentation (first 30 minutes): www.youtube.com/ifsmed


April 2013: Gluten and Physical Performance: An Interview with World Champion Triathlete Lesley Paterson
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Simply Gluten Free contributor.


Dr. Shikhman answers questions from ironman.com about the science of gluten free in sport (the last article in a three-part series)http://bit.ly/17O2NNQ


Dr. Shikhman answers questions from ironman.com about the science of gluten free in sport (second article in a three-part series) http://bit.ly/11JZu72


Dr. Shikhman answers questions from ironman.com about the science of gluten free in sport (first article in a three-part series) http://bit.ly/WLvR74


Top questions sent to us regarding supplements that may help gluten issues. All questions answered by Dr. Shikhman. PDF document.

Ask questions on our facebook page www.facebook.com/gfremedies


Jan/Feb Strontium: The Natural Remedy for Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 8.


Jan/Feb Controlling Elevated Cholesterol without Prescription Drugs
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 7.


Nov/Dec Hops-A Natural Remedy for Insomnia?
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 12.


Nov/Dec Understanding Chronic Lyme Disease
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 5.


Sept/Oct Citrulline Malate: Dealing with Muscle Fatigue
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 8.


Sept/Oct Baker’s Cyst: A Common Cause of Recurrent Knee Pain
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 5.


July/Aug, 2012 Traditional and alternative therapies for lower back pain
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 5.


Summer, 2012 The Connection between Celiac Disease and Rheumatic Disorders
Q & A with Dr. Alexander Shikhman and Delight Gluten Free Magazine. This will open as a JPG.


July 10, 2012 Gluten-Free Remedies adds Prenatal and Children’s Multivitamins to its Line


May 11, 2012 Dr. Shikhman’s Guide to Recover from Gluten Exposure


May/June, 2012 Diagnosing Gluten Intolerance and its Link to Autoimmune Diseases
By Dr. Alexander Shikhman, Healthy Times contributor. The article can be found on page 17.


May 1, 2012 Should ultrasound be routinely used in the rheumatologist’s office? From Rheumatology News


Spring 2012 Journal of Gluten Sensitivity Role of Probiotics in Improving Gut Health in Celiac Disease

By: Dr. Alexander Shikhman


Dr. Shikhman Nominated for a Gluten-Free Award

The FOGGY (free of gluten) awards are given to those that shine light on the Celiac and Gluten-Free Community. The award founders from Find Me Gluten Free, a gluten-free restaurant finder, nominated Dr. Shikhman in the Doctor of the Year category.

Voting takes place online until April 30th and winners will be announced May 1st as a kickoff to Celiac Disease Awareness Month.

Show your support and appreciation for Dr. Shikhman’s devotion to the gluten-free community and vote at this link http://bit.ly/I0hNxr. You can vote as many times as you’d like.


Mar/Apr 2012 Healthy Times Contributor – Dr. Alexander Shikhman

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy: Cutting edge treatment for arthritis. Article can be found on page 5.


March 19, 2012 Gluten-Free Remedies launches the go-to reference for understanding dietary supplement usage


Feb/March 2012 Healthy Times Contributor – Dr. Alexander Shikhman Gout: Understanding Different Treatment Therapies

Various treatment therapies for Gout can be found on page 13.


February 16, 2012 Free clinic: how gluten affects physical performance from rheumatologist and champion triathlete


February 16, 2012 Gluten-Free Remedies to offer free supplement profiling at South Florida Gluten Free Expo


Winter 2012 Journal of Gluten Sensitivity Risk Factors for Osteoporosis and Celiac Disease

By: Dr. Alexander Shikhman


January 16, 2012 Natural probiotic supplements and improved immunity: an introduction to the powers of beneficial bacteria
La Jolla Light featured columnist Dr. Shikhman


December 29, 2011 HOPHEAD: Beer can be a part of your New Year Diet
Dr. Shikhman quoted in the North County Times on the benefits of beer in moderation and the trend in gluten free beer.


December 16, 2011 The gluten-free diet: a passing trend – or a trick for universal health and heightened vitality?
La Jolla Light featured columnist Dr. Shikhman

December 13, 2011 Gluten-Free Remedies to giveaway supplements to Facebook contest participants


November 16, 2011 Steve Jobs’ treatment decisions reflect popular shift toward alternative medicine
La Jolla Light featured columnist Dr. Shikhman


November 15, 2011 VIDEO: Dr. Shikhman’s presentation for Scripps Health Foundation
Very informative presentation about the connection between gluten intolerance and rheumatic diseases. Some topics include: gluten intolerance triggers, genetics of gluten intolerance, indicators, diagnosis and treatment of gluten intolerance

Click the link above to watch the video on You Tube

For more information you can click here to download a PDF of the accompanying PowerPoint Presentation.


November 8, 2011 Gluten Intolerance and the Connection to Sjogren’s Syndrome
Journal of Gluten Sensitivity


November 3, 2011 Dr. Shikhman: Distinguished Speaker for Scripps Health Foundation
Gluten Intolerance: What is it? November 9|5:30-6:30pm|Carlsbad Click the link above for further details.


October 27, 2011 IFSMED now offers therapeutic massage further expanding our integrative philosophy


October 27, 2011 Gluten-Free Remedies adds four new products to its line


October 24, 2011 Learn more about the signs, symptoms and treatment options for Sjogren’s Syndrome
Healthy Times Sept/Oct Publication


October 16, 2011 Herbal Remedies Trump Pain Drugs for Osteoarthritis Relief
Contributing columnist;The La Jolla Light Oct Publication


September 24, 2011 VIDEO: Q & A Session with Dr. Alexander Shikhman on psoriatic arthritis: benefits of diet and treatment options for the National Psoriasis Foundation

Click the link above to watch the video on You Tube

For more information you can click here to download a PDF of the accompanying PowerPoint Presentation.


Septmember 16, 2011 For Venus Williams, natural remedies may hold key to Sjogren’s Syndrome relief
By: Dr. Alexander Shikhman La Jolla Light


September 15, 2011 Dr. Alexander Shikhman to speak on psoriatic arthritis for the National Psoriasis Foundation
Topics include the latest research, treatment and advocacy


September 8, 2011 Gluten-free Remedies to debut at annual Celiac Sprue Association conference

IFSMED’s Gluten-Free Remedies to participate in CSAs vendor fair.


August 16, 2011 Gluten-free living transforms Djokovic’s career – and prompts interest in revised nutrition standards nationwide

La Jolla Light featured columnist, Dr. Shikhman, comments on Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic’s switch to a gluten-free diet and his rise to the top.


August 1, 2011 Gluten-Free Remedies Featured on Celiac.com

Featured in the Gluten-Free Products category, this article stresses the importance of including supplements in your diet and how Gluten-Free Remedies can help.


July/Aug 2011 Healthy Times Contributor – Dr. Alexander Shikhman

Recommendations for various supplements to help manage various complications that arise from osteoarthritis. Nutritional Supplements for Osteoarthritis can be found on page 14.


May/June 2011 Healthy Times Contributor – Dr. Alexander Shikhman

Dr. Alexander Shikhman MD, PhD, FACR contributed an article that educates people on alternative treatments for fibromyalgia. The article Fibromyalgia: An Integrative Approach can be found on page 9.


June 1, 2011 IFSMED Launches Line of Gluten-Free Food Supplements and Herbs

Selected for the efficacy of their individual ingredients, GLUTEN-FREE REMEDIES™ is formulated based on published scientific data and personal clinical experience of IFSMED founder Dr. Alexander Shikhman.


Fibromyalgia and diet: Can what you eat help you?

Rheumatology experts like Alex Shikhman, MD, believe the diversity of dietary approaches may have less to do with the impact on fibromyalgia, and more to do with treating a secondary, possibly undiagnosed illness.