10 Signs You Have Chronic Inflammation (And Why It Matters)

Woman leaning over in pain from chronic inflammation

Inflammation is never a fun experience no matter what part of the body it affects. But if you have chronic inflammation, this can be a sign of serious and significant health conditions. With chronic inflammation, the potential for significant and debilitating health conditions increases. And the effects of chronic inflammation will linger persistently – leaving […]

Is Intermittent Fasting Good for You? 5 Surprising Benefits

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Intermittent fasting has been a popular phrase for the last several years in the weight-loss space. It’s also a go-to diet routine for many millennials and has been trending for quite a while. But the question remains, is intermittent fasting good for you? Well, you may be surprised to learn that there are many potential […]

How the Functional Medicine Approach Can Help With Managing Long-Haul COVID Symptoms

Woman with long haul COVID walking and wearing a mask.

Across the world, even two years beyond the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a subset of COVID patients who have persistent symptoms lasting over the course of many months. And as these cases are still being studied and evaluated by scientists, pathologists, and medical professionals, little is known as to why certain individuals […]

How Does Nutrition Affect Your Mental Health?

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Virtually everyone has had some type of mental health issue at some time in their lives. However, some mental problems can be long lasting or severe. By looking at the biochemistry of your brain and body, you can gain an understanding of how nutrition affects your mental health. Then, with the right nutritional plan, you […]

How To Speed Up the Recovery Process with IV Nutritional Therapy

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The occasional all-nighter with friends or coworkers can make for a tough morning, especially if you have to get up and go to work. And while researching hangover remedies during your early morning recovery, you might have come across intravenous (IV) nutritional therapy as a possible solution. But you should know that this remedy offers […]

The 4 Most Common Autoimmune Disorders in Children

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Kids have it pretty tough these days. And if you think about it, life moves pretty fast when you’re young. Before you know it, you’ve gone from playing with blocks to solving math problems in grade school – then suddenly, you’re an adult with a pile of bills and responsibilities. Childhood may hold some of […]

Are There Microplastics in Your Food?

Scallops with microplastics in them

Humans have become increasingly reliant on synthetic materials, and because of how they are derived, and that they are made to last, these materials remain in the environment. Durability is great, but it’s really hard for these materials to break down, meaning they have infiltrated almost every area of our lives and our ecosystems. As […]

6 Ways Neurotherapy Can Help Kids With Cognition and Emotional Health

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Being a kid isn’t easy, but it’s especially challenging for those growing up with a condition that affects their everyday life or development. Modern medicine is a wonderful thing, and it can help diagnose certain conditions such as autism early on, but it doesn’t always have the answers. At the end of the day, no […]

Is Autism Genetic? Understanding Environmental Factors in Developing Autism

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Understanding the causes of autism can be a difficult thing. And although there are tests to help determine if your child has autism, parents often have to be the ones to recognize the signs. Some disorders may not show until later when environmental factors trigger symptoms that reveal your child may have a neurodevelopmental disorder. […]

Three Common Misconceptions about Functional Medicine

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For many, functional medicine is an unknown territory in healthcare. But its benefits can often be the turning point for patients with chronic and/or complex health issues. Here are three common misconceptions about this type of care, and why functional medicine can help patients. #1: You don’t have time for this.It’s true, functional medicine is […]