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We are living in the most polluted environment in Earth’s known history. Our bodies are exposed to toxins and pollutants from food, water, and air. Environmental toxins include: heavy metals such as mercury, lead, aluminum, and cadmium, chlorine, pesticides, PCBs, mold and fungal toxins, dioxins, chloroform, phtalates etc. The Center for Disease Control reports that […]

Do you Suffer from Chronic Pain? Make Genetic Testing Part of Your Recovery Plan! Multiple factors contribute to our body’s pain response in addition to the actual insult itself. Some people’s bodies respond strongly to pain with an excessive immune response that is slow to calm down. Others have difficulty metabolizing pain medication or clearing […]

Functional medicine and neurology are focused upon optimization, giving patients a science-driven opportunity to improve their own health and wellness. One of the functional strategies we commonly use at our clinic is to help our patients optimize their diets. We show them the power of nourishing their brains and bodies with healthy proteins and fats, […]

Diets High in Carbohydrates May Increase Risk of Cognitive Impairments, High in Protein and Healthy Fats May Decrease Risk When it comes to brain function, what you eat matters. A Mayo Clinic study published in the Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease showed that seniors who eat food high in carbohydrates were four times more likely to […]

Does your child struggle with attention? How much is he or she walking, running and playing? A review published in Frontiers in Systems Neuroscience reveals a growing number of studies showing the importance of movement with cognitive development, including attention. The authors write, “Locomotion is fundamental for an optimal child development. The ability to smoothly […]

Did you know that genetic testing can reveal challenges your brain can have when healing from a concussion? Whether your child is about to enter into a contact sport or you are having difficulty recovering from an automobile accident, genetic testing can reveal the support your brain needs to heal and recover.

Are you at a Higher Risk for Neurotransmitter Imbalances? Genetic Testing Offers Answers and Healthy Solutions! Neurotransmitters allow for thought and communication throughout the billions of neurons in your body. There are both excitatory and inhibitory neurotransmitters. Excitatory neurotransmitters, such as norepinephrine and epinephrine, stimulate the brain, triggering motivation, focus, anxiety, stress, and more. To […]

Could a Vitamin D Deficiency affect Cognitive Ability and Memory? A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Neurology echoes a growing number of studies that demonstrate an association between a Vitamin D deficiency and both memory and cognitive decline. Researchers assessed the Vitamin D blood levels of 382 elderly participants every […]