Migraine is no small thing. It can be debilitating with severe, throbbing pain that can come with changes in vision, nausea, vomiting, eye tearing, light and sound sensitivity and sweating lasting hours or even days. Sometimes sufferers get a warning the headache is coming, called an aura. While it might not seem helpful to experience … More Migraine Headaches- A Functional Medicine Approach
What you can learn from your 23 & Me data I have heard folks doubt the value of DNA tests. They will say, ‘it’s not ready for prime time’ or they are scared about what they might learn. My DNA thinks I should be an obese hypertensive at risk for diabetes (I’m none of these … More DNA Testing
Healthcare that focuses on the root cause of a problem and the optimization of body function by using a mix of traditional medicine, herbal and natural treatments, conventional and functional medicine labs, diet, exercise, sleep, stress management, traditional and non-traditional therapies to bring the person to their best state of health. It is not a … More What is Functional Medicine?
I see many patients with thyroid issues and can count many friends and family among those who suffer. According the the American Thyroid Association, twenty million Americans have a thyroid condition and 60% of them are unaware. One in 8 women will have a thyroid problem in their lifetime and it targets women 5-8 times … More Time to Look at Thyroid Differently