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Archive for April, 2009

ADHD and Functional Medicine

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (AD/HD or ADHD) is a neurobehavioral developmental disorder. It affects about 3 to 5% of children with symptoms starting before seven years of age. ADHD treatment begins with the proper diagnosis by a certified practitioner or doctor. Often times ADHD can coexist with other disorders and identifying them is crucial in determining the […]

Functional Medicine: Pregnancy & Childbirth

Pregnancy & Childbirth are can be one of the most memorable & celebratory experiences of any woman’s life. While modern healthcare offers many options & practices around pregnancy and childbirth, which one works best to provide the women with the most nourishing holistic care? How can a mother to be most supported in having the […]

Functional Medicine & Children Getting Started Early

As a parent, the health of your childern is your first priority. Being actively involved in your health care decisions allow you to make informed choices  while  keeping you  in-the-know. How do you navigate the every complex and changing world of health care especially when children are involved. Often times’ pediatrician’s only provides a one-sided […]

Functional Pain Medicine

Traditionally pain management relies on an approach which often  includes pharmacological applications such as   narcotics or NSAIDs and pain modifiers such as tricyclic antidepressants or anticonvulsants.  Functional Pain Medicine (FM Pain Medicine) also focuses attention on non-pharmacologic approach by implementing interventional procedures such as physical therapy or physical exercise. In addition FM Pain Medicine takes […]