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The Long Road to Nowhere

  The rise of these elite, specialized, world-class centers – with an ever-increasing need for them – is a sign of how the system has failed us.   The fact that we need more cancer centers, heart centers and stroke centers is simply a sign that there are more people requiring them. People are becoming […]

The Functional Medicine Consultation

The Functional Medicine Consultation There is no standard functional medicine consultation. That is a beautiful thing. Each practitioner has their own style, approach and methods. Each brings a broad background of experiences and knowledge. Each office provides their own range of offerings, from diet and lifestyle modification all the way through to IV therapies. You […]

Do You Like Fiction?

If you are a fan of fiction then you will enjoy this article. Take a gander at the 2018 US News & World Report’s Best Diets article, ranked by “Leading Nutrition Experts”. It is the same work of fiction as last year, the year before and several years before that. Click on link to take […]

Essential Oils – Beneficial or Hype?

Do you use Essential Oils (EO)? Essential Oils appear to be all the rage recently.  They have certainly gained in popularity in recent years and there seem to be new brands popping up every month.  They are being touted by some as being able to cure everything from yeast infections to cancer. You would think […]

Our Children’s Meals – A Recipe for Disaster

I think it is safe to say that, in our household, we go “against the grain” with our child’s lunches. Our focus for him is to provide a balanced nutritious meal in the form of real food. The average public school lunch is atrocious and the government requirements only contribute to obesity, brain fog, nutritional […]

Your Gut and Your Health – The Impact of Intestinal Permeability

I think that it is reasonable to state that we are in an epidemic of chronic disease.  The rates of conditions like Type 2 Diabetes, Coronary Artery Disease, Hypertension, Strokes, Alzheimer’s Disease, Cancers, Autoimmunity, Depression, Hormone Imbalances and many more are all on the rise, and have been for several decades, with no end in […]

You May Need a Functional Medicine Specialist

Functional Medicine Practitioners utilize advanced labs that not only identify a single abnormality as an indicator of disease or deficiency – such as serum glucose or potassium – but rather identify the root causes of dysfunction, the reasons for the symptoms, and a pathway by which to address them. Unlike conventional lab testing, these analyses […]

Our Goal Is Optimal Health

We teach you how to address the root causes, not just the symptoms of disease. We think that it is fair to say that the standard way of doing things is not working out very well for the majority of Americans as well as for those in other westernized countries.  Our current system of medicine has […]

Essential Oils – A sampling of the available Science

There seems to be some controversy surrounding the use of Essential Oils for anything beyond relaxation for massage therapy or for making a room smell nice.  Their medicinal properties go largely overlooked by mainstream medicine and mainstream media.  I believe that this is, at least in part, due to the lack of financial interest in […]

Supplement Overload

Supplements have become a very big industry in the United States.   Americans spent over $20 billion on supplements in 2015 50% take multivitamins 1 in 5 adults takes an herbal supplement for some medical reason. This is a growing trend over the past couple of decades and the numbers are increasing with each passing […]

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