Why a Simple Blood Test is Not Enough (Part 1)

2018-10-10T17:31:43+00:00September 25th, 2018|

It’s your annual medical exam, and you know the routine - you spend 5-10 minutes with your doctor or the nurse practitioner/physician’s assistant, they weigh you, then measure your blood pressure and body temperature. If you’re lucky, they order a basic lab panel for 10-30 blood markers, which is fewer than half of what you really need for quality insight into your health.

Why a Simple Blood Test is Not Enough (Part 2)

2018-10-10T17:31:43+00:00October 2nd, 2018|

Last week I shared with you a couple of learning experiences I had when I was first introduced to functional blood chemistry analysis – it helped me learn and then diagnose symptoms that saved my life, as well as diagnosing two patients with life-threatening blood disorders. The following case shows the power of reading lab markers holistically and functionally - please read on to learn more!

How Getting Sick Can Be a Sign of Health (Part 2)

2019-03-03T19:07:32+00:00March 4th, 2019|

A fever response to a virus or bacteria is a sign of a strong and healthy immune system. In my practice, the sickest people are the ones who claimed to never get sick and there are many studies proving the importance of fevers. There is a current concept and practice in Western medicine that fevers are harmful, and the practice is to quell them.