Stevia (Stevia rebaudiana) Facts

Used as a substitute to sugar due to its sweetening ability. Contains several sweetening compounds of which stevoside is the most potent. Has a sweetening effect that is 300 times that of table sugar with near zero calories. Documented ceremonial use by Indians in the 1400s. We have found a special use for it when treating patients with certain digestive problems.

About Dr. Bloom

Richard Bloom D.C. has been practicing in the NY tri-state area for 20 years.

Graduated from Life Chiropractic College in 1985.

Has received certification in AK from the College of Applied Kinesiology.

Teaches and lectures in the field of alternative medicine.

Developed and founded Systemic Repatterning, which is an eclectic method incorporating nutrition, Chinese and western herbs, non-force chiropractic, muscle release techniques, lymphatic drainage, and acupressure.