Functional truly means “how” you function. The functional medicine approach is to find an underlying root cause of your condition and get you back to homeostasis, or within harmony, with your body. This does not mean you have a life-threatening disease, but it could be a chronic disease, or you have been to every doctor […]More
What I do is help people relieve pain and suffering. I’m licensed as a Doctor of Chiropractic, conservative care. The medical world is crisis care. If you don’t fit the medical profile there’s not much for the medical world to do to help you. For instance, laboratory values are all or none. If a lab […]More
When I went to school the first time I knew I was going to do something health related to enhance human longevity. At first, with several degrees in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Chemistry, and Anatomy and Physiology, I felt I would be best served in clinical research. It was hard to hear, but without a […]More
When it comes to identifying fatigue, chronic fatigue and it’s part in your body and brain’s function, our office may do a little more than conventional doctors and traditional brain experts. Here’s why. Not everyone is wired as illustrated in a textbook and not every case is simplified as we read in the literature. Each […]More
Kids don’t come with an owner’s guide. We blend holistic healing with functional medicine and traditional chiropractic to help your kids be as healthy as possible. As a parent, you make decisions every day that affect the health and happiness of your children. Unfortunately, kids don’t come with an owner’s manual and ensuring sure they […]More
The debate surrounding the relative dangers of electromagnetic radiation has raged on for years. As technology has become more and more advanced, and more electromagnetic fields, or EMFs, are created, the fact that electromagnetic radiation can be harmful cannot be ignored. Wireless routers, one of the most convenient products in homes across the world, can […]More
One of the most important powers a person possesses is the power of choice. How we choose the food that fuels our body truly shapes overall health. Here are 10 great food choices that will make a positive impact on your brain and body function. Fatty fish is a rich source of omega-3s, a major […]More
My story. When I think of the past few years of my life, what comes to mind now is that I feel healthy and happy. I have the normal aches and pains of an active, working woman, but I’m extremely thankful to feel normal aches because it means I’ve been using my body to […]More
Alzheimer’s, dementia, and other cognitive disorders are on the rise. Our lifestyle, exposure to environmental chemicals and toxins, and especially the foods we eat can all play a role in the escalation of brain deterioration. We’d like to thank Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S., of Functional Medicine University, for sharing this article. After considerable research, […]More
Leaky Gut Syndrome (LGS) is a major cause of disease and dysfunction in modern society and accounts for at least 50% of chronic complaints, as confirmed by laboratory tests. In LGS, the epithelium on the villi of the small intestine becomes inflamed and irritated, which allows metabolic and microbial toxins of the small intestines to […]More
The Role of Genetic Testing Why do we run genetic tests? The purpose of genetic tests is to evaluate the main genes supporting the major functions of life, and if necessary, recommend nutritional options that have been researched to support these genes. For pathological diseases such as breast cancer, BRCA1, BRCA2, and ER2 genes are […]More
Leptin, a recently discovered hormone, regulates body weight by suppressing food intake and/or increasing energy expenditure. Leptin is a very powerful and influential hormone produced by fat cells. Science has discovered that leptin is the most powerful metabolic regulator that tells your brain whether you should be hungry, eat and make more fat. Basically, leptin […]More
There are multiple ways to address autoimmune conditions including leaky gut syndrome. Mainstream medical processes consist of medications, management with no true long-term solution other than dosage increases. For most people with autoimmune conditions or, those who think they may have one, this is not your only choice. Individuals whose tissues are irreversibly destroyed by […]More
Often it is cheaper to find a supplement and then go search out a better deal online. Why not? It’s human nature not to overpay. However, for the minute amount of money you save there is enough evidence to prove it isn’t worth risking your health when making that decision. Gary Collins, a former FDA […]More
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