When I explain what functional wellness coaching is and how lab testing is a crucial foundation of it, I get a lot of questions when we get to the lab testing part. It is typically understood that labs are drawn only after being ordered through your doctor. However, times have obviously changed, and you no … Continue reading Why you don’t need a doctor to order lab tests.
It’s important to check your thyroid health regularly. Doing so gives you a head start on your condition, and can decrease your risks of developing cancer.
No, this isn’t the name of a cheaply made 1950’s sci-fi flick, it’s even worse! Zonulin is a protein that is produced inside the small intestine. Given the right environment, this “alien” can be dangerous. Want to know something even scarier? Chances are, you’ve already given Zonulin the “right environment” causing leaky gut syndrome. When … Continue reading The Viscous Cycle of Leaky Gut Syndrome