1. Your Whole-Body Approach to Health – from our Functional Medicine Doctor

    Functional Medicine - A Naperville Approach If you have a health problem, do you think the problem is the result of a single body-system failure? Let’s say you have a digestion problem that causes gas, bloating and loose stool. You might think your digestive system is the root cause of your problem. This would be a reasonable assumption to make, but there is probably more going on than you reali…Read More

  2. Functional Medicine in Aurora

    If you live in Aurora and looking for a functional medicine doctor, keep reading… We are Naperville Integrated Wellness and we have been providing functional medicine services to the people of Aurora for years now. Maybe you are new to functional medicine or still in the process of locating a functional medicine doctor that can help you with your health concerns. Functional medicine is an approa…Read More

  3. Uncertain About Functional Medicine? – Notes from our Functional Medicine Doctor

    You are not alone… If you are reading this, then you are probably researching functional medicine or looking for a functional medicine doctor near you. Maybe you are struggling with some big questions about functional medicine, such as how it works or if it can help you with your health issues. Most of the new patients I meet are wondering the same thing… What is functional medicine really? Wh…Read More

  4. Testing or Guessing? – facts from our Functional Medicine Doctor

    Do you want your functional medicine doctor to guess what the root cause of your problem is, or run tests to reveal what the root cause is? Let’s say you have a problem with your digestive system, such as gas, bloating and diarrhea. You have been diagnosed by your gastroenterologist with IBS. You then choose to seek the help of a functional medicine doctor near you. You already have a diagnosis …Read More

  5. Functional Medicine Could Save Your Life

    Functional medicine could very well save your life. I know that is a pretty bold statement but it’s true. Below, you will see the top causes of death in the United States reported by the CDC; which means one or more of these diseases will probably be the cause of your death. You will also see that we are NOT winning the battle against diseases that are causing the death of millions of Americans.…Read More

  6. 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

  7. The Benefits of Functional Medicine for Frankfort Residents

    These days, we get a lot of cultural messages that suggest that we shouldn’t trust our bodies. Whether it’s a trendy new diet or a heavily marketed prescription drug, the media tells us that our bodies are a problem we need to fix. In reality, our bodies hold the true wisdom as to how to heal our health concerns, and the trick is not to try to control them — it’s to listen to them. This is…Read More

  8. How To Choose A Functional Medicine Doctor?

    Maybe you are at the point where you would like to work with a functional medicine doctor, but you are not sure who? There are more and more doctors transitioning to a functional health model and your choices are ever increasing. So, let me tell you how we practice functional medicine so you can decide if we  would be a good fit for you or not. I believe there are several factors that make our ap…Read More

  9. Thyroid Problems, may not be the actual dilemma

    I have many patients contact my office who are sure they have a thyroid problem. Many have been told by their doctor that their thyroid is normal, yet they still have symptoms of low thyroid function.   Maybe you have symptoms of low thyroid function like weight gain, fatigue, depression, hair loss or fatigue. These are all problems that can be caused by hypothyroidism (low thyroid function). Yo…Read More