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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 >>
Dec 31, 2016

IFM Announces Collaboration with Dale Bredesen's MPI Cognition

Federal Way, WA – The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) is pleased to announce a new collaboration with MPI Cognition, founded by Dale Bredesen, MD, to train clinicians in the treatment of mild cognitive impairment and early Alzheimer’s disease. The program...  Read more >>
Nov 30, 2016

New Cohort of Functional Medicine Health Coaches

As Functional Medicine continues to grow, one of the major issues with scaling the practice is the availability of Functional Medicine-trained health coaches. These professionals can help empower patients to improve their own health by taking on much of the goal...  Read more >>