Integrative medicine is rapidly expanding across the globe. Patients want this kind of approach, as do practitioners. For good reasons, because putting our toolboxes together gets the best results and satisfaction all around. But what is integrative ... Read More
Learn Functional Medicine approaches to health here. The essence of Functional Medicine, based on systems biology, is to find the root cause of your symptoms. It's not about masking them with drugs, supplements or herbs. We want to correct underlying imbalances so that your symptoms go away and disease is not expressed.
This is the third post in a series about migraines. The first post covers hormones (reproductive, adrenal, blood sugar/insulin), and the second post is about leaky gut and leaky brain. Many migraine sufferers are sensitive to things in their ... Read More
This is the second post in a series on women and Hashimoto's thyroid disease. Start with the first post. A Functional Medicine approach: find the triggers In Functional Medicine we treat the person rather than the disease. We look for antecedents, ... Read More
A NEW PROGRAM FOR HEALING PCOS! This is the third post in a series about Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS). Start with the first post. In the second post I write about PCOS current diagnostic criteria. Here I cover treatment for this ... Read More
I just completed five very dense days of Applied Functional Medicine in Clinical Practice, through the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM). I stuffed my brain during all-day classes, from 8:00 AM to 6:00 PM. At least this was my view during ... Read More