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Sep 23, 2016

Dietary Guidelines Show Moderate Improvement but Still Have Far To Go

 
Dietary Guidelines Show Moderate Improvement but Still Have Far To GoThe 2015-2020 Dietary Guidelines were released by HHS earlier this year to resounding groans of disappointment across the Functional Medicine world. The guidelines included some long overdue improvements,...  Read more >>
 
Aug 2, 2016

Landmark Survey Explores Paradigm Shift In Healthcare Landscape

 
Adoption of Functional Medicine Approach Addressing the Root Causes of DiseaseFederal Way, WA, August 2, 2016 — The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) today released the findings of a landmark survey representing the most comprehensive evaluation of the...  Read more >>
 
Aug 1, 2016

IFM Receives Accreditation with Commendation

 
Federal Way, WA — The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) is pleased to announce the decision by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to award IFM Accreditation with Commendation, which extends through July 31, 2022. The ACCME’s...  Read more >>
 
Jul 14, 2016

IFM and Evolution of Medicine Shift Focus of Partnership

 
Federal Way, WA — The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) and the Evolution of Medicine (EvoMed) have announced that the collaboration agreement created to support IFM’s regional groups program, IFM Connects, will shift direction to meet marketplace demand....  Read more >>
 
Jul 1, 2016

A White House Physician’s Journey into Functional Medicine

 
My journey from conventional medicine to Functional Medicine began in possibly the most conventional setting possible. I graduated from medical school in 1985 and have been practicing medicine for over 31 years. I was trained as a traditional medical doctor (MD)...  Read more >>