Holistic Medicine

Back Clinic Holistic Medicine Team. A form of healing considers the whole person’s body, mind, spirit, and emotions in the quest for optimal health and wellness. With the holistic medicine philosophy, one can achieve optimal health, the primary goal of gaining proper balance in life. The art and science of healing that addresses the whole person through body, mind, and soul. The practice integrates conventional and alternative therapies to prevent and treat disease, and most importantly, to promote optimal health.

This condition of holistic health is defined as the unlimited and unblocked flow of an individual’s life force energy through body, mind, and spirit. It encompasses safe and appropriate modalities of diagnosis and treatment. It includes analysis of emotional, environmental, lifestyle, nutritional and physical elements. It focuses on patient education and participation through the healing process. Physicians that practice this form of medicine take on a safe, effective option in diagnosing and treatment. This includes education for lifestyle changes and caring for one’s self, much like chiropractic.

Beneficial Micronutrients With Dr. Ruja | El Paso, TX (2021)

https://youtu.be/tIwGz-A-HO4 Introduction In today's podcast, Dr. Alex Jimenez and Dr. Mario Ruja discuss the importance of the body's genetic code… Read More

December 7, 2021

What Is The Purpose With Chiropractic Care? | El Paso, TX (2021)

https://youtu.be/WeJp61vaBHE Introduction In today's podcast, Dr. Alex Jimenez and Dr. Ruja discuss why chiropractic care is important to the body's… Read More

December 3, 2021

What are the Phases of Liver Detoxification?

People are exposed to toxins, such as pesticides and air pollutants in food and the environment, on a regular basis.… Read More

August 3, 2020

What are the Main Detoxification Systems?

The body is capable of eliminating harmful components generated by the production of toxic metabolites and the ingestion of toxic… Read More

July 29, 2020

What is the Role of a Detox Diet?

Most detox diets are normally short-term diet and lifestyle modifications made to help eliminate toxins from your body. A common… Read More

July 28, 2020

How Nutrition Affects Health and Longevity

Research studies have demonstrated the fundamental role of nutrition in health and longevity. The standard American diet, which is generally… Read More

July 20, 2020

Podcast: Personalized Medicine Genetics & Micronutrients

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIwGz-A-HO4[/embedyt]   PODCAST: Dr. Alex Jimenez and Dr. Marius Ruja discuss the importance of personalized medicine genetics and micronutrients… Read More

July 6, 2020

Podcast: The Functional Medicine Fellas | What Is It? & Who Are They?

  PODCAST: Ryan Welage and Alexander Jimenez, both medical students at the National University of Health Sciences, discuss the several… Read More

July 2, 2020

What is Crohn’s Disease? An Overview

Crohn�s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). IBDs are health issues that affect the digestive tract by causing inflammation… Read More

June 18, 2020

Does the Brain Need Carbohydrates?

Our brain is constantly working to help us make decisions, speak, read, and perform many other important functions. It's also… Read More

June 12, 2020

The Importance of Folate and Folic Acid

Folate is a B vitamin naturally found in a variety of foods. The body can't produce folate, that's why it's… Read More

June 11, 2020

What is Folate Metabolism?

Folate, and its synthetic form folic acid, is a water-soluble B vitamin that plays a fundamental role in a variety… Read More

June 9, 2020