You feel bad most days. You worry about coping with family and work responsibilities.
Is your waistline expanding and that blood pressure creeping up?
Has your Doctor already suggested some medication?
Do you feel trapped and confused and worried where all this might lead?
When was the last time you felt vibrant and well?
Do you need someone to help you navigate back to the path of wellness?
AFMC certified practitioner
Many people who receive a diagnosis of Type 2 Diabetes have little or no conversation about the fact that this is a potentially reversible condition . On the contrary, people often leave their Health Care Providers believing that they have a chronic disease that has to be managed for the remainder of their days. Using a functional medicine approach we can help you identify the underlying cause of your dis-ease and provide with the tools necessary to reverse this state.
High Blood Pressure
There are many reasons why a person may develop high blood pressure. It could be a result of a stressful lifestyle, a diet high in processed and highly refined food, possibly a build up of inflammation or food sensitivities. So why in conventional medicine are so many of us prescribed the same drug? The reason for your high blood pressure is personal!
In functional Medicine we help you identify the main offender and address the source.
Have you ever gained weight and not been able to lose it? You try all true and tested ways, following all the latest and greatest tips. Still you remain in the same state and feel that you just don't have what it takes anymore to get rid of the unwanted pounds. In many cases, there are biochemical issues at play preventing the body from maintaining a healthy and consistent weight. With a functional medicine approach, we peel the onion layer by layer to pinpoint the issues and help you identify and correct the underlying causes . The body is then often able to naturally lose the unwanted pounds and prevent the onset of a disease dynamic associated with weight gain.
Many people think that just because a family member has developed a certain cancer that it is just a matter of time before they themselves become afflicted with something similar. We now know that yes genetics do play a part, but how we interact with our environment, what we eat, think, say, how we sleep has more of an impact on whether we will develop any type of malignancy. This is good news as we can do something about it and actively prevent this type of disease. Using a functional medicine approach we can help you evaluate and change your lifestyle to support positive genetic expression. Using functional medicine know how we can help you identify problems with detoxification that you may not be aware of !
When was the last time you talked about your health in detail and received the full attention you deserve? My individual counseling programs begin with an initial consultation. Prior to this consultation, you will be asked to fill out a Health History form and complete an extensive health questionnaire.
Paula Lovric is a Certified Functional Medicine Practitioner, Certified Health Coach, and Registered Nurse. She graduated from her Nursing Program in the United Kingdom and specialized in Neurology. After moving to the United States, she worked at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Hospital in New York City...