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Why we need a new kind of medicine
Functional Medicine

Why we need a new kind of medicine

Until the second half of the 20th century most diseases were caused by acute problems stemming from infections, acute exposure to toxins or physical injuries.

Epigenetics, Why you should care
Functional Medicine

Epigenetics: Why you should care

Epigenetics: as a simplified definition, is the study of biological mechanisms that will switch genes on and off. Discovery of epigenetic mechanisms is the reason

Is oatmeal actually good for you?
Nutrition

Is oatmeal actually good for you?

We, the general public, have been told for decades that oatmeal for breakfast is healthful, it would lower your cholesterol, which it does indeed, but