Author Archives: DrConte

Help us with our Facebook Goal!

We’ve hit 105 fans Starry Brook Natural Medicine! Please help be part of our 111 goal – we only need 6 more fans to reach our goal of 111 fans by 11/11/11.

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Goodread.com Cookbook Review

The Complete Italian Vegetarian Cookbook: 350 Essential Recipes for Inspired Everyday Eating by Jack Bishop My rating: 4 of 5 stars View all my reviews

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Newsletter published!

Starry Brook published it’s fifth newsletter last week.  If you haven’t yet signed up, be sure to click on the green tab “Sign Up For Newsletter.”  We look forward to hearing from YOU with article requests or healthy tips to … Continue reading

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Mental Health & Acupuncture

Can acupuncture treat anxiety and depression?  Acupuncture is a natural remedy for anxiety and depression. My experience has been that an integrative approach that treats neurotransmitter levels (chemically – either with natural substances or prescriptions), behavior (talk therapy), and the physical … Continue reading

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Newsletter published!

Starry Brook published it’s first newsletter last evening.  If you haven’t yet signed up, be sure to click on the green tab “Sign Up For Newsletter.”  We look forward to hearing from YOU with article requests or healthy tips to … Continue reading

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Your Support Needed!

Some of my very athletically blessed peers have organized an event to help raise funds to promote naturopathic medicine.  So whether you choose to lace-up, financially donate, or just Facebook “like” The Run, your participation will help promote your access … Continue reading

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It’s All About Sex, Baby

Yes, I said sex.  Doctors, say it with me, “Sex is good.  Sex is necessary.”  It’s one of the most liberating and frustrating conversations I have with patients.  I’m often shocked and horrified that they’ve been seeing the same physician … Continue reading

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LIVE – Dr. Conte on WXEX

Tune in Saturday, May 21st at noon to WXEX to hear Dr. Robyn talking about alternative medicine. For more information on the program, click here: http://seacoastpr.com/

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Math & Girls

For years the stereotype that girls perform less well in math and science persisted despite research that proved otherwise.  This myth continues today, even though the numbers of women entering math and science fields is rising.  Expanding Your Horizons (EYH) … Continue reading

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Autism Studies Show Higher Numbers

Two new studies released this week show a correlation between vaccination and diagnosis with Autism as well as higher numbers of children with Autism Spectrum Disorder.  These groundbreaking studies fly in the face of the US Government which has argued … Continue reading

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