What is Functional Nutrition?

Many people ask, what is the difference between Functional Nutrition and Integrative or Holistic Medicine?  Practicing Functional Nutrition includes Holistic practices and Integrative practices in the sense that it promotes whole foods, living a balanced lifestyle and may incorporate herbs, supplements and additional therapies such as yoga, acupuncture and more.  Functional Nutrition has a specific focus on taking that extra step to find the root causes of health concerns and addresses the soil feeding those roots.  This is a critical part of reducing the risk of chronic illnesses, managing chronic illnesses and promoting wellness.  Functional Nutrition is an excellent way to support your work with a naturopath, physician, chiropractor and any other health and wellness provider.  We are here to work together to support you!