Tag Archives: functional medicine

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FINDING ANSWERS TO HEALTH PROBLEMS BEYOND THE “PRESCRIPTION PILL”

The cost of health care has become unaffordable. We find MORE people suffering the SAME problems that have existed for decades regardless of ongoing development of newer drugs saturating TV, newspapers and magazine markets claiming to offer better options to “treat” chronic diseases. These newer drugs have produced BILLIONS in revenue, but have NOT “FIXED” […]

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DOES YOUR DOCTOR ORDER THE BEST LAB TESTING FOR YOUR HEALTH?

Most people rely on an annual physical exam as well as blood and urine samples to determine their health. This method of screening for diseases has been used for well over 100 years. With the advent of modern technology, one must ask the question, “do these testing standards continue to meet the COMPREHENSIVE needs of […]

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“UNDERSTANDING THE NEW PATIENT MODEL”

How often do people express feeling “stressed” to their doctors? This emotion can: Interfere with sleep Interfere with appetite Interfere with emotions Interfere with energy levels Interfere with blood pressure elevating it Interfere with metabolic function Interfere with immune function AND MANY OTHER HEALTH AND WELLNESS FACTORS IN LIFE! How would the traditional medical approach […]

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BETTER HEALTH THROUGH BETTER DOCTORING

Let’s pretend for a moment that health insurance (private or national) didn’t exist. Let’s pretend each of us was financially responsibility for “employing” doctors to help us monitor our health. Would we solely rely on the doctor(s) we use today? I ask this question because most of us have never been exposed to the latest […]