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functional medicine

CrossFit Superstar Julie Foucher Reflects On The Connection Between CrossFit & Functional Medicine

Julie Foucher was a traditional medical student and a CrossFit superstar when she discovered functional medicine. In this clip from #revitalize2016,...

October 21 2016

What It’s Really Like To Have An Autoimmune Disease + How To Treat It

Dr. Frank Lipman, the father of functional medicine, and Danielle Walker, author of Against All Grain, talk all things autoimmune.

September 20 2016

9 Lifestyle Changes I Always Recommend To Patients With Autoimmune Diseases

Identifying and eliminating the root cause of autoimmune diseases requires detective work, trial and error, and patience—but the results are worth it....

Mark Hyman, M.D.
April 25 2016

Why Hidden Allergies May Be The Cause of Your Health Issues + What To Eat To Heal

Dr. Leo Galland, a leader in integrated medicine, explains how the perfect storm of fast food, chemicals, stress, and poor digestive function have...

Leo Galland, M.D.
April 20 2016

Paleo Superstar Chris Kresser On Stress And Healing

The “perfect time” for making a change will never arrive, but if you take that first leap of faith the universe will support you.

Jason Wachob
February 27 2016

Rock-Star M.D. & Author Sara Gottfried On Her Favorite Tricks To Stay Healthy

Building a life you love is an inside job, says Dr. Sara Gottfried, a Berkeley-based physician and best-selling author.

Jason Wachob
February 18 2016

What I Wish Everyone Knew About The Thyroid: A Functional MD Explains

This little butterfly-shaped gland located in your neck affects everything. Here’s what you should know about the thyroid and your overall well-being.

Raphael Kellman, M.D.
February 2 2016

Signs You Might Have A "Leaky Brain" + What To Do About It

It's easy to take for granted what a brilliant biological machine the brain is. This amazing organ manages every aspect of your body — from your...

Why I Prescribe Acupuncture: A Cardiologist Explains

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear. After a year of adjusting medications and supplements to control a heart rhythm condition in my...

Joel Kahn, M.D.
June 9 2015

5 Concepts That Will Revolutionize Western Medicine

Over the last decade, a shift has been taking place in health care. This shift has been fueled by changes in our understanding of human biology as a...

Dr. Jeffrey Bland
March 8 2015

How Improving Brain Health Boosts Your Immunity

From colds to cancer, your immune health is essential to whether or not you thrive in life.

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
January 9 2015

Why You Should Heal Your Gut If You Want Clear Skin

It's easy to forget that your skin is a vital functioning organ. With an average surface area of more than 21 square feet and 6% to 10% of your body...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
January 1 2015

10 Wellness Trends To Watch In 2015

Wellness really took off in 2014, as meditation and the microbiome went mainstream, technology continued to drive fitness, and quinoa and juice landed...

Jason Wachob
December 6 2014

Why Functional Medicine Is The Future Of Health

"The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will instruct his patient in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention...

William Cole, D.C., IFMCP
October 20 2014

Sugar, Gluten, Paleo, Vegan: 3 Doctors Debate The Best Way To Eat

Things can get testy when three accomplished physicians (Frank Lipman, Mark Hyman, and Joel Kahn) duke it out over the right way to eat for optimal...

September 30 2014

Why Western Medicine Gets Autoimmune Diseases All Wrong

Functional medicine physician Dr. Amy Myers speaks at MindBodyGreen's wellness summit about how Western medicine has taught us to treat symptoms...

September 28 2014

Why Chinese Herbs Are Great For Treating Acne

As a holistic practitioner specializing in dermatology, I see a lot of patients with moderate to severe acne. Many of them come to me for the first...

Antonia Balfour, LAc
September 9 2014