When you think of anti-aging doctors, what comes to mind? Chances are, you’re thinking of wrinkle reducing, line filling, and eye lifting. While those techniques are certainly popular and can be effective when performed by a licensed dermatologist or plastic surgeon, actual anti-aging doctors provide treatments that address a much different effect of aging – the effects aging has on your health.Read More
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Functional medicine helps you find the root causes of your ailments and illnesses, instead of diagnosing symptoms and sending you away with a prescription that deals with them. As functional medicine grows, a wide range of conventional MD’s, DO’s, nurse practitioners, and naturopaths all continue the practice of functional medical methods. However, due to the holistic nature of the medicine, you might find incompetent or unprofessional practitioners.
Learn the differences between the qualities of a great functional medicine doctor and the red flags of a sub-par doctor.Read More
These days, traditionally-educated doctors attend functional medicine seminars to learn about methods that require fewer medications and invasive procedures, and more analysis of the body as a whole.Read More
Rather than focusing on your medical issue in a vacuum, a functional medicine practitioner will take your whole history into account: your health history, genetics, lifestyle, and environment, and make suggestions that help you achieve the best version of yourself.Read More