Functional Medicine

Reversing the Chronic Disease Trend:  Six Steps to Better Wellness

In my search for more information on patient centered healthcare and ways to empower patients and personalize our health system, an invitation to an informative seminar appeared in my mailbox on integrative medicine; an impressive panel was listed.  I was drawn to the name Functional Medicine, because Functional Fitness is a term we use in the health and fitness industry that offers exercise interventions where we provide a training protocol to assist individuals to practice and master activities of daily living.   I encourage you to go to this link: and read about this complimentary approach to whole person wellness; specifically for combating chronic conditions.  I encourage you to visit The Institute for Functional Medicine website (, to find certified medical providers near you.