1. Do You Need to “Detox”?

    Detoxification or “detox” is a concept that has been around for a very long time. Maybe you have done a detox yourself. There are countless diets, drinks, supplements and entire programs that are designed to help you detox. Doing a detox sounds like a good idea but do you really need to do a detox? There are countless questions that arise once we begin a conversation about detoxification and d…Read More

  2. Natural Treatment for Anxiety – Functional Medicine Doctors

    Anxiety...you would do just about anything to make it go away. It can be very hard to live with, it interferes with your social life, work and just about every other aspect of your life. Most of the time you don’t even know why you’re anxious...which makes it all the more frustrating. You even try to reason with it and try to be rational about what is really happening in your life at that mome…Read More

  3. Leaky Gut, SIBO and IBS…SOLUTIONS

    Are you suffering with digestion problems? You may have one or more of the conditions listed above. If you are not familiar with these conditions, then keep reading...they could be the cause of your digestion problems. These are all functional problems of the digestive system, so they are best treated with the help of a functional medicine doctor. If you have been to your gastroenterologist and di…Read More

  4. Why you still have IBS – Try some Functional Medicine for a change

    You have IBS. You don’t know why this is happening to you; you want some answers and you want solutions that will actually make a difference in your quality of life. You have tried changing your diet, you take a probiotic but it has not made a much difference. Maybe you have been to your gastroenterologist, but you still don’t have any solutions. What do you do now? IBS is a “functional diso…Read More

  5. Functional Medicine Thyroid Solutions – Naperville Integrated Wellness

    You just want to feel “normal” again... You don’t want thyroid issues keeping your from looking and feeling your best. If your thyroid or the hormones you are taking are not working properly, you will continue to struggle with health issues...period. Unfortunately, if you wondering if you have a thyroid problem or if you have a known thyroid issue your treatment and management comes down to …Read More

  6. What you don’t know about Hashimoto’s disease – Naperville Integrated Wellness

    Do you have a thyroid problem, or do you really have an immune system problem? Are you symptoms being caused by thyroid hormone imbalance or your immune system? If you have Hashimoto’s disease, then you probably think you have a disease of the thyroid. This is probably what you have been told by your primary care physician or your endocrinologist. True, your thyroid is being damaged and as a res…Read More

  7. Insomnia? – Functional Medicine Solutions – Naperville Integrated Wellness

    Do you have difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep? Most sleep problems start in your brain! I’m not telling you that your insomnia is “all in your head” but sleep is a brain function. Functional medicine might have the solution you have been looking for. Let’s see if your brain is keeping you from a good night’s sleep!  Hormone imbalance...Progesterone Hormone imbalance is a major…Read More

  8. Will My Health Insurance Pay for Functional Medicine?

    The elephant in the room…$$$ We receive calls every day from people interested in receiving the benefits of functional medicine. One of first questions they commonly ask is “will my insurance pay for this” or “do you accept my health insurance.” Our entire healthcare system and your health and wellbeing is ruled by health insurance companies…they get to decide: Which doctor you can see…Read More

  9. Can Functional Medicine Really Help You? – We have the answers

    Let’s just cut to the chase; you basically have 2 choices when it comes to your health issues. You can take a pill for what ails you and hope for the best. You can discover why you are ill and take steps to reverse it. One choice will lead to better health, quality of life and increase longevity; the other one won’t. Maybe you have heard of functional medicine (FM) or maybe you haven’t. If y…Read More