You may know by now that the functional medicine approach is a little bit different from conventional practices. We want to treat the root cause of the problem...not just mask the symptoms.Read More
Shifting to a nourishing, whole foods diet can have a very powerful impact on your health. However, if you want to go a step further and give your diet a little extra boost, you can add superfoods to your weekly meals. Below are the nine best nutrient powerhouses you’ll want to incorporate into your diet.Read More
It’s time for us to wrap up the topic we started last week: dairy.
In my last post, I discussed how dairy increases inflammation in those who are allergic or intolerant to it. (Not sure if you’re intolerant? One way to tell is to do the “30 day elimination test.”)
The bottom line is: if you have gut issues, it’s best to avoid dairy.
However, for those who do tolerate dairy, it can actually be a nourishing food!Read More