7 Articles by Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D.

Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D.

Why It's Important To Understand Your Immune System Personality

Once you understand that your immune system has its own identity, you can begin to personalize the therapies and interventions you use to support it.

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...

Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D.
March 8 2015

How Artificial Sweeteners Lead To Diabetes

Earlier this fall, a study was published in Nature that caused a stir both in medical circles and the mainstream media. Why? Because the researchers...

Jeffrey Bland, Ph.D.
December 10 2014

What I Wish Everyone Knew About Chronic Disease

Over 20 years ago, I co-founded The Institute for Functional Medicine. I wanted to shift the disease-centered focus of medical practice to a more...