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Mar 1, 2017

Talking to Patients About Toxins

 
What simple interventions work to encourage biotransformation and reduce the side effects of chronic toxin exposure? Why is cysteine so important for detoxification? As an expert in the field of biotransformation and detoxification, IFM Board Member Joseph E....  Read more >>
 
Mar 1, 2017

Two Years In: What’s Happening at Cleveland Clinic’s Center for Functional Medicine

 
Mark Hyman, MD, Director of the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine gives an overview of how far the center has come in its two+ years with the health system. In this video, Dr. Hyman provides a brief overview of its growth, its goals and its...  Read more >>
 
Feb 10, 2017

Nurse Health Coach Training: Optimize Patient Compliance With Nutritional Coaching

 
One response to the growing demand for Functional Medicine is increasing the number of nurses who are also health coaches. Being trained as a health coach enables nurses to empower patients to optimize their health using tools to develop goal-setting and tracking...  Read more >>
 
Feb 3, 2017

The International Nurse Coach Association Announces Educational Partnership WIth IFM

 
North Miami, FL – The International Nurse Coach Association (INCA) is proud to announce its educational partnership with The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM). The two organizations will continue to support the growth in knowledge surrounding Functional...  Read more >>
 
Jan 22, 2017

Cleveland Clinic's Holistic Center is on Rapid Ascent

 
From floor to ceiling, every bit of the new space for the Cleveland Clinic's Celia Scott Weatherhead Center for Functional Medicine is very intentional: Carpets to unify the space; fine art and light wood in reference to nature; noise reduction tools; hidden...  Read more >>