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. Functional Medicine Health Pyramid: Detoxification #2

    When should you think about doing a detox? I have created a functional medicine health pyramid and the 2nd level of this health pyramid is detoxification. The 1st level of this pyramid is the digestive tract and nutrition. Why would gut health and nutrients come before detoxification? #1 Your body is constantly being exposed to toxins; some of these come from the environment and the rest are origi…Read More

  5. Top 3 for Weight Loss – Naperville Integrated Wellness

    Are you struggling to lose weight? Have you tried different diets and exercise, but nothing seems to work for you? If this sounds like you, then keep reading! I see countless patients who tell me “I have not eaten any carbs in 3 months and have been working with a personal trainer 5 days a week and I haven’t lost anything!” What could possibly be causing weight loss to be so difficult? Here …Read More

  6. Want to feel better?

    If you are reading this, then you probably have a health issue that is causing you to not feel as well as you would like. You might be looking for answers as to why you feel the way you do and what you can do about it. Functional medicine just might have the solution you have been looking for. At our Naperville functional medicine office, we help people just like you feel better every day. So how …Read More

  7. IBS Solutions “The Big 3”

    If you suffer with IBS, then you know how frustrating this health condition can be. Odds are (since you’re reading this) you have been searching for better solutions to this chronic health condition. Today I want to introduce you to what I call “The Big 3”...these are the 3 major systems that must be assessed and addressed if you suffer with IBS. If you have seen a gastroenterologist, you pr…Read More

  8. The Functional Medicine Process

    Interest in the functional medicine approach is growing every day. People are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of this health-restoring approach to wellness. Unfortunately, very few people understand how the process of health restoration works. Most of the people who enter our office for the first time have a general idea of what we do, but most can’t really explain it or steps of the…Read More

  9. Your Genetics…Your Health

    Today I want to talk about your genes…no, not your Levi’s but the genetic material that affects your health. Don’t worry, I won’t dive too deep into this topic and put you to sleep! Let’s take what can become a very complicated topic and try to make it simple and useful. The reason I want to cover this subject is because it has a lot to do with your health and you need the cooperation of…Read More

  10. Benefits of Integrative Medicine

    Are you struggling with a health problem? Has traditional medicine failed to provide you with the answers and result you had hoped for? If so, then you are among a growing number of people who are searching for a better way to restore and maintain health and wellness. While traditional medicine (pharmaceutical medicine) does have its place in the healthcare landscape; it is by no means the only o…Read More