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Dis-ease Begins in the Gut! Or Does it? Another case of Interconnectedness

January 29, 2018 | 8 Comments | SAFM Team

We are delighted to share another sample entry from our student Q&A Treasure Chest which features hundreds of similar topics, available as an ongoing resource for our Semester students… A question from a Practitioner:  I have a 54 year old perimenopausal patient with erratic cycles who seems to have a lot going on: IBS (though notably […]

Shingles

January 23, 2018 | 11 Comments | SAFM Team

A sample entry from our student Q&A Treasure Chest which features hundreds of similar topics, available as an ongoing resource for our Semester students… A question from a Practitioner:  I have several questions about shingles. I have a patient who is relatively young (early 40’s) and in general good health. She does have some food sensitivities, […]

Labwork Suggestions for PCOS in Young Woman

January 14, 2018 | 2 Comments | SAFM Team

(This is a sample entry from our Q&A Treasure chest, a database with hundreds of entries to support students with their patient and client work.  Unlimited access is included as part of our Core 101 Semester program.) Student Question: Hi Tracy, I have a 19 year old patient who was diagnosed with PCOS what she […]

Business Truths and Myth-Busting with Wildly Successful Practitioners Webinar

January 9, 2018 | 3 Comments | Marketing Team

Hi! In this session, I dive into the formula for business success that I’ve learned from supporting hundreds of my own clients the past decade. I also have 4 SAFM students with me sharing their own stories of successful practices. This is an info-rich session with lots of pearls! SAFM has helped many practitioners to […]

The Power of Functional Medicine Interconnectedness

January 5, 2018 | 210 Comments | SAFM Team

Hi! I am so excited to share this Facebook Live and THESE POWERFUL PEARLS of functional medicine with you.  At SAFM we teach our students to be both confident and highly skilled at “puzzle piecing” and finding the interconnectedness between pieces of each patient’s unique case. In this presentation, I’ll share a few stapled but […]

Preventing Arterial Plaque

December 28, 2017 | 23 Comments | SAFM Team

You would think that if a specific vitamin had actually been shown in clinical study to be associated with a 50% reduction in cardiovascular disease risk (yes, half!) that it would be a major news headliner, right?  Right up there with the latest drug?  Not so much!  But I expect we will start to hear much […]

Vitamin D Caution You Need to Know

December 13, 2017 | 170 Comments | SAFM Team

Hi! I am so excited to share this Facebook Live and THESE POWERFUL PEARLS with you.  At SAFM we are always revising our content in light of research findings.   Vitamin D, HDL cholesterol, Zinc, Vitamin C… There are many positive substances that savvy practitioners know about and emphasize. But More of a good thing is not […]

HDL: is it always the “good” cholesterol?

December 11, 2017 | 4 Comments | SAFM Team

In this week’s Clinical Tip, I’m keeping my promise to dive into some surprising truths about HDL.  In today’s video, we’ll take a dive into why we often refer to HDL as the “good” cholesterol and also touch upon when HDL can be not so good and actually be part of a bigger problem.  As […]

LDL: truthfully NOT the “bad” cholesterol (continued)

December 5, 2017 | No Comments | SAFM Team

Last week’s Clinical Tip was a provocative myth-buster for many, so this week, I’m continuing our conversation about LDL pearls.  Next week, we’ll dive into some surprising truths about HDL.  If you missed last week’s LDL feature, please click here to watch. In today’s video, we take a quick dive into the concept of LDL receptor […]

LDL: truthfully NOT the “bad” cholesterol

November 30, 2017 | 5 Comments | SAFM Team

As savvy practitioners, we need always to question what the medical media promotes.  Our ability to simply AND accurately educate and inspire our patients depends on it!  When they better understand the biochemical dynamics that are at play within their body, the people we serve are much more likely to take ownership for optimizing them […]