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Functional Medicine Explained

Functional Medicine

Functional medicine is an evolution in the practice of medicine that better addresses the healthcare needs of the 21st century. By shifting the traditional disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more patient-centered approach, functional medicine addresses the whole person, not just an isolated set of symptoms. Functional medicine practitioners spend time with their patients, listening to their histories and looking at the interactions among genetic, environmental, and lifestyle factors that can influence long-term health and complex, chronic disease. In this way, functional medicine supports the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual.

By changing the disease-centered focus of medical practice to this patient-centered approach, our physicians are able to support the healing process by viewing health and illness as part of a cycle in which all components of the human biological system interact dynamically with the environment. This process helps to seek and identify genetic, lifestyle, and environmental factors that may shift a person’s health from illness to well-being.

Functional Neurology: Metabolic Syndrome and Mental Health Issues

Heart disease is one of the most common health issues associated with metabolic syndrome. People with metabolic syndrome can have… Read More

January 28, 2020

New Research On GERD

By consuming probiotics in food or supplements can help the gut produce good bacteria that the gut needs while getting… Read More

January 27, 2020

Functional Neurology: Foods to Eat and Avoid with Metabolic Syndrome

Metabolic syndrome is medically defined as a collection of health issues that can increase the risk of developing a variety… Read More

January 24, 2020

Functional Endocrinology: Menopause and Osteoporosis

Surprisingly though, the hormone estrogen can play a role in the development of osteoarthritis and when a woman is under… Read More

January 24, 2020

Functional Neurology: What is Metabolic Syndrome?

Metabolic syndrome is characterized as a collection of health issues that can increase the risk of developing heart disease, stroke,… Read More

January 24, 2020

Super Foods For A Super Gut

Within this group, there are Super Foods for your gut! These foods will help to optimize gut health and can… Read More

January 24, 2020

Functional Neurology: What You Need to Know About Obesity and Depression

Doctors understand that people with depression can experience weight gain and over time, it may eventually lead to obesity if… Read More

January 23, 2020

Functional Endocrinology: Perimenopause

With perimenopause, it is the beginning of the menopausal transition as the female body starts to change. From hot flashes… Read More

January 22, 2020

Functional Neurology: How Obesity Can Affect Brain Health

Research studies demonstrated that brain health may ultimately be associated with obesity. Scientists also reported that obesity affects the overall… Read More

January 22, 2020

Functional Neurology: Brain Health and Obesity

Research studies demonstrated that brain health may ultimately be associated with obesity. Scientists also reported that obesity affects the overall… Read More

January 21, 2020

Functional Endocrinology: Blood-Brain Barrier and The Endocrine System

For the blood-brain barrier, since it is an endocrine tissue, it can divide the hormone receptors. Read More

January 20, 2020

Functional Neurology: How to Improve Adrenal Fatigue with Diet

The adrenal glands are small glands located on top of the kidneys and they are essential for our everyday wellness… Read More

January 17, 2020

Functional Neurology: What is Adrenal Fatigue?

The adrenal glands are small glands found on top of each kidney and they are necessary for our everyday health… Read More

January 17, 2020

Macronutrients and Health

The human body requires micronutrients and macronutrients to function. Micronutrients consist of essential vitamins and minerals. Macronutrients refer to protein,… Read More

January 17, 2020

Functional Neurology: Differences Between Dopamine and Serotonin

Dopamine and serotonin are known as the "happy chemicals" because they play a fundamental role in regulating our mood. These… Read More

January 16, 2020

Functional Neurology: Foods to Naturally Increase Serotonin

Serotonin is a neurotransmitter that plays a fundamental role in a variety of brain and bodily functions. This chemical messenger… Read More

January 15, 2020

Functional Endocrinology: The Gut and “Chemo-Brain” Connection

Surprisingly with this new phenomenon, chemo-brain has affected more than half of the cancer survivors while becoming a common thing… Read More

January 14, 2020

Functional Neurology: Natural Ways to Increase Serotonin

Serotonin is a well-known neurotransmitter that plays an essential role in various functions of the brain and body, including mood… Read More

January 14, 2020

2020’s Top Healthy Trends

With all these new food trends coming into the new year, it is essential to know that they all have… Read More

January 13, 2020
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