HERE IS THE SIMPLE DISTINCTION!
In Functional Medicine, the doctor identifies what function has been lost and asks a much more important question:
WHY HAS FUNCTION BEEN LOST? and WHAT CAN WE DO TO RESTORE FUNCTION?
In other words, a Functional Medicine doctor looks to find the ROOT CAUSE or mechanism involved with any loss of function, which ultimately reveals treatment to restore the lost function. Allowing your body to heal itself.
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Patients accepted have great results in a very short time.
“Illness is never simply one discrete process or dysfunction. It is a bundle—a patient’s whole life, from genetics to beliefs and how those influences are layered to create the thing we call disease.” ~ Dr. Mark Hyman, chairman, Institute of Functional Medicine