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    Hashimoto’s Brain Damage: Keep Your Brain Health w/ Functional Medicine

    Hashimoto’s disease is not only a thyroid disease. This autoimmune disease often affects your brain. Many individuals with this disease still suffer with brain-related symptoms even when their thyroid hormone levels are optimal. Your symptoms may not be related to your levels of thyroid hormone at all. In many instances, symptoms attributed to thyroid hormones are actually problems that originat…Read More

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    Could it be a food allergy? – Functional Medicine helps at the source!

    Is Your Diet Making You Sick?   I’m not just talking about junk food or highly processed foods. Could healthy foods be a problem for your body? Many people have food allergies or food sensitivities that are supposed to be healthy. How would you know if the healthy foods you are eating are making you sick? Can you discover which foods support and nourish your body and which ones tear it down, l…Read More

  3. Got yeast? Learn more about Candida now

    Many people are suffering with yeast overgrowth; especially in their digestive tract. If you have a yeast problem, it is most likely a type of yeast called candida. In this article I will tell you what it is, how you got it and how to get rid of it. In This is the second part of my short series on “overgrowth” problems in the gut. Last week’s article was on SIBO…the overgrowth of bacteria …Read More

  4. How to lose weight – The Functional Medicine Approach

    There are plenty of diets, exercise programs and supplements that promise weight loss. If there was a “one size fits all” approach that worked for everyone then losing weight would be easy and straightforward. Unfortunately, this is not the case. This is where functional medicine and the help of a functional medicine doctor can help you breakthrough the barriers and lose weight successfully. W…Read More

  5. 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

  6. Functional Medicine Weight Loss

     Lifestyle Your lifestyle includes what you are eating and your level of physical activity. Both of these are important when trying to lose weight but diet is often more important.  It can be very difficult if not impossible to out-exercise an inappropriate diet. Diet There are many diets being marketed for weight loss today. I don’t recommend any particular diet for weight loss purposes becau…Read More

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    Weight Loss Myths we all Bought Into – from a Functional Medicine Doctor

    If there is one area of health and fitness that has more than its fair share of false information and misleading tidbits, its weight loss. Ever since the days when Lord Byron was known to  promote a diet consisting mainly of vinegar (which brought on a variety of health issues), we've been embroiled in a fight against fat that has bordered on the insane on more than one occasion. And through it …Read More

  8. An Alternative Medicine Approach to Weight-Loss near Orland Park

    The most common health issue we see in our office is the inability to lose weight. In spite of all the new diets and exercise routines one can choose from these days, losing weight is still a battle for many people; especially women over the age of 30. Functional Medicine Near Wheaton So why do so many people have trouble losing weight these days? At Naperville Integrated Wellness, we have foun…Read More