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TEST-KIT OF THE MONTH

Metabolic Analysis Profile (Urine) The Metabolic Analysis Profile is an important clinical tool for treating imbalances underlying metabolic, nutritional, and neurological disorders. This test assesses four main areas of metabolism: gastrointestinal function and dysbiosis markers, cellular energy production, neurotransmitter metabolites and an assessment of nutrient sufficiency. Using test results, practitioners can design comprehensive, customised therapies […]

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Chronic Diseases of the 21st Century

DISEASE DELUSION – Anna’s commentary The father of Functional Medicine Jeffery Bland asks you to cast your mind back to the late nineteenth century and recall the diseases that brought fear and loss to many.. diphtheria, whooping cough, pneumonia, influenza, even plague routinely swept our county. These diseases were the reality for many that decimated […]

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DNA Panels; a new age in health testing is here

There is a relatively new, and very exciting area in Nutritional Therapy called nutrigenomics.  Nutrigenomics explores the relationship between your diet and your genes.  Whether we eat, drink, move or breathe, we initiate interactions between our genes (nature) and their environment (nurture). This is nutrigenomics in actions, every minute of every day.  Nutrigenomics is often […]