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    Steve Parcell

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    Naturopathic Medicine

Functional medicine is a style of medicine that looks at the underlying causes of disease by performing detailed and personalized testing. It's a style of practice, not a treatment. While there’s nothing particularly unique about functional medicine, it’s highly targeted and personalized if done correctly. The goal of functional medicine is to find the underlying causes of disease, illness, and feeling unwell. Learn about the difference be...
  • Posted By:

    Steve Parcell

  • Category:

    Naturopathic Medicine

Most integrative doctors use the same types of tests as functional medicine doctors. In fact, a functional medicine doctor is really just utilizing a lot of testing and then treating what they find in the test results. Functional medicine is a style of medicine that looks at the underlying causes of disease by performing detailed and personalized testing. There are some differences though. One difference is that other providers such as chiropract...
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    Steve Parcell

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    Intravenous Therapy

Nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) is the co-enzyme (Cousin) form of vitamin B3 (niacin). Most of the studies on oral NAD have been done on the precursor molecule nicotinamide riboside. When getting an infusion, it's pure NAD and there's an immediate energy boost. When taken orally the energy improvement is more subtle. The key function of NAD is generating ATP through oxidative phosphorylation also known as the electron transport chain with...
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    Sheila Beades

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    Immune Support

The Dangers of Stress Stress acts as a relevant and integral piece of our daily lives. Defined as a stimulus that precipitates a physiological reaction in the brain, stress functions to activate a response in the body that has historically served as a survival mechanism for the human population. Stress can be caused by daily responsibilities and routines, or more traumatic events such as development of an illness or hospitalization. Sustained le...
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    Kelly Parcell

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    Naturopathic Medicine

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    COVID-19

(Updated 5/09/2022) At this time, when entering the clinic masks are required regardless of vaccine status. NatureMed is following Public Order 20-38 which requires masks in healthcare facilities, regardless of vaccine status at times of high community COVID-19 levels. NatureMed clinic is committed to the well-being of our patients. Some of our patients are more susceptible to viruses, including COVID-19. Please do not enter the clinic if:...