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.

Health FAQs

How Toxic Is My Body?

There are countless toxins and irritants that can poison us. Some of them we all know - others you may come into contact with every day -- and not even know it!

What Supplements Can Help My Allergies?

There are any number of foods and food supplements that can help alleviate your allergic reactions. How does your body react to allergens and what can you do about it?

What Gives Me Energy?

No known supplement actually GIVES you energy - but plenty of them will help rid your body of things that prevent you from having the energy you need!

When Does It Become Child Abuse?

Obviously we love our children. But well-meaning parents, combined with frequently-prescribed medicines can endanger the health of a child.

Why Am I Eating This Stuff?

You love your pets too much to feed them the foods you eat...so why are you eating them? A guide to healthy eating.

Daily Supplements

Dr. Bloom has a short list of daily supplements that can help you maintain your health and your energy.

It's Not Just The Vitamins!

Medicines, supplements, healthy foods and chiropractic care -- all of them combine to make you feel better.

Preferred Supplements

Out of the hundreds of supplements, herbs and nutrients, Dr. Bloom has a group which have proved beneficial to his patients time and time again. Read further to see his list of preferred supplements.