Stuff in the ‘functional medicine’ Category

Autoimmune Conditions: A Functional Approach

Autoimmune conditions arise when the body’s immune system mistakenly attacks its own cells, a phenomenon known as molecular mimicry. There are numerous types of autoimmune conditions, such as Celiac, Hashimoto’s, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Multiple Sclerosis, and more. As opposed to conventional medicine, our clinic challenges the idea of labeling autoimmune conditions solely based on antibody ranges. […]Read More…

Collagen Supplementation and Leaky Gut:

The Connection You Need to Know About Collagen is the most abundant protein in our body and plays a critical role in maintaining the health of our skin, hair, nails, bones, and joints. However, collagen production decreases as we age, which can lead to a variety of health problems, including joint pain, osteoporosis, and skin […]Read More…

The Top Foods to Reduce Gut Inflammation

Functional medicine is a personalized and holistic approach to healthcare that focuses on identifying and addressing the root causes of chronic disease, rather than just treating symptoms. It integrates conventional and alternative medicine, and emphasizes the importance of prevention and lifestyle modifications. In functional medicine, we believe that gut health is key to overall wellness. […]Read More…

integrative and functional medicine

Integrative and Functional Medicine: What’s the Difference?

Healthcare is a large and varied field. In addition to conventional care, there are alternative care philosophies that are becoming more mainstream as they garner more attention from doctors and patients alike. Two of the most common are integrative and functional medicine. Unlike conventional care, which utilizes physicians, drugs and surgeries to treat the symptoms […]Read More…