Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Many people have heard of Irritable Bowel Syndrome, but not many are as familiar with Inflammatory Bowel Disease. What is it? I’ll tell you. I’m Doctor Keith Snead, a practitioner of ┬áintegrative medicine here in the Nashville area. Inflammatory Bowel Disease is the umbrella term for the two known digestive disorders that involve the inflammation [...]

Conquering Lupus

Are you fighting Lupus? There is hope! Hi, I’m Doctor Keith Snead, a practitioner of functional medicine from Nashville, and today’s blog is about this difficult, yet not impossible disease. Lupus occurs when the body’s immune system malfunctions in that instead of fighting off only bad bacteria, it seeks to destroy healthy tissues as well. [...]

Hormonal Problems and Thyroid Malfunction

If you’ve been experiencing hormonal problems, it may be due to your thyroid gland. Hi, I’m Doctor Keith Snead, and today’s post is for residents in Nashville who suffer with this condition. The thyroid is a small, yet important glad in the neck that works to provide proper bodily function. When the thyroid is suppressed, [...]