Functional Medicine or Functional Nutrition

Dr. Jeffrey Bland who speaks at about 4 min into this video below, has been my Nutritional mentor since 1992.

Dr. Bland  is involved with Metagenics (nutritional company in Calif.) to which many Doctors of Chiropractic, Medicine, and Osteopathy use throughout the US/Canada/Europe– that practice Functional Medicine or more appropriately called Functional Nutrition.

Dr Bland was and is way ahead of his time in regards to why we get sick, hurt, and develop chronic diseases.

A 1 min description of the science behind how food talks to your cells in your body:  Nutrigenomics

Functional Nutrition  is True Health Care.

**UPDATE OCT 2012 on Dr. Bland:  Personalized Lifystyle Medicine Institute

Short 5 min Video: Functional Medicine: A New Operating System for 21st Century Health Care

Actually our Health care system should be called a “Sick care System”.

The typical person usually doesn’t seek treatment until they are already sick.  So it should be called Sick care.

A true Health care system would be people seeking knowledge and advice on staying healthy.

This is a short 3 1/2 min preview video for a 2009 Nutrition series of Dr. Bland and a good quick explanation of a true vision of health care.

How Is Functional Medicine Different than Conventional Medicine? Dr. Hyman    (4 min)

What do Functional Medicine/Nutrition Doctors offer?  First Line Therapy   (10 min)

What tool can we use to measure REAL cell health? Whole Body Composition Testing (Bioimpedance Analysis): including water placement, its importance, body fat vs. lean body analysis, aging biomarkers and much more using Picture and description of the device:  BioimpedanceAnalysis (BIA)

Interesting 3 min video on the Gut-Brain-Immune System connection  and a Lab that can do more sophisticated testing:  Cyrex Labs

If you are suffering from: Sports Injuries, Sprains, Strains, Car accident,  Herniated Disc, Disc Bulge, Degenerative Disc Disease, Neck pain, Headaches, Low back pain, of just want to feel better and have better life performance– please call our office in Irvine, California- at 949.857.1888or visit our website at ADJUST2IT to learn more about Functional Fitness Chiropractic, Sports massage, Myofascial Release, Corrective Exercise, Non Surgical Spinal Decompression, Class IV laser, Functional Endocrinology and Functional Nutrition.

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