Functional Medicine

4 Easy Steps: How to Become a Morning Person

How to Become a Morning Person I know, I can hear the groans of the night owls already! Hey, you clicked on this blog, so you must at least be curious. Becoming a morning person is a process, it’s not genetic, it’s a choice.  I heard that eye-roll! Something in your life isn’t working. You…

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Healthy Human Habits: Top 5 Time Management Tips

 Fresh Five Time Management Tips What are you doing?  This could be a comment I make to my 5 year old as I discover him doing things that are inappropriate. Or it could be a question you need to ask yourself on a regular basis during the day to discover where you are spending your…

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Say Goodbye: My Top 10 Weight Loss Tips

Ever get totally frustrated with starting and stopping your weight loss journey? Up and down the same 10, 20, 50 or 100 pounds? Over and over? how do people lose then maintain? These top 10 tips are ones that skinny people use to get and stay skinny! Eat every 3-4 hours and include protein and…

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5 Surefire Ways to Break Through Your Weight Loss Plateau

Dang! Up two pounds, down two pounds for the last few weeks – what’s up with that?  I’m sure most of you can relate.  It’s so frustrating when you feel like you are doing everything you can but the scale isn’t budging.  The following are my five surefire ways to break through a plateau: Start…

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Why Am I So Tired?

Why Am I So Tired? It can be so frustrating when you know something is wrong, but your doctors and specialists tell you that all of your lab tests have come back normal.  You don’t feel like anyone is really hearing your issues. You know you don’t feel right…Fatigued, PMS, can’t sleep, gaining weight…maybe it’s…

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How to Stay Calm: 5 Keys to Self Care in a Crisis

How to Stay Calm Life can be chaotic When we least expect it – in comes a curve ball. When life happens, how do you respond? My first instinct is to withdraw until the crisis is over.  Do you announce it all over social media? Do you tell your besties? Or you take it out…

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5 Healthy Holiday Habits

5 Healthy Holiday Habits I don’t know about you, but I love a good holiday party. Mouth watering appetizers like hot, bubbly, cheesy, spinach and artichokes, on crusty bread; endless baskets of corn chips, salsa and guacamole, a great charcuterie platter…YUM! And with a good glass of wine, even better. Yes, I am a foodie! …

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Natural Lifestyle Solutions for PCOS and Hair Loss

PCOS and Hair Loss

Natural Solutions for PCOS and Hair Loss PCOS, Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, can be so maddening for you! Seriously, the shift from estrogen to testosterone has you losing hair on your head and growing hair in places us ladies really do NOT want to grow it! What is the root cause of this crazy hair growth…

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Fatigue Management Plan (Kick the Crap out of The Morning Fatigue)

​​​​​​​​​​​​​Seriously, is it morning already? Uhhggg! You roll over and pull the covers up, snuggling into the warmth for just a few more minutes. Those glasses of wine are ringing in your head as the alarm goes off again…you drag yourself out of bed and to the coffee maker… your mouth is like cotton…your family…

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