How to Get Properly Tested for Yeast Infection

In my last article I talked about the symptoms of a yeast infection. In this article I’ll dive in a little deeper and talk about the underlying triggers for yeast infections and how to get properly tested for yeast infection. You see, Functional Medicine is always about finding the cause. I like to say: Find…

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What Causes Extreme Fatigue

What Causes Extreme Fatigue?

What causes extreme fatigue? Extreme fatigue can have many and diverse root causes. Some important ones include:  #1 – Hormones From a hormonal standpoint, when the hormones are in balance you will feel your best – no matter what challenges life throws at you – and you have the energy to tackle those challenges head…

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What are Symptoms of A Yeast Infection

What are Symptoms of A Yeast Infection?

Yeast infections are very common infections. What are Symptoms of A Yeast Infection? Sometimes they are obvious – in other words, you can probably Google it and diagnose yourself. Some are not so obvious – hence what prompted me to write this article. Let’s talk about the obvious ones first. What are Symptoms of a Yeast…

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Using Soup Bones to Make Healing Broths

Using Soup Bones to Make Healing Broths with Ariane Resnick

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Ariane Resnick explains how you can use soup bones to make healing broths and reap all of their health benefits. Ariane is a private chef and certified nutritionist who specializes in organic farm-to-table cuisine and creates indulgent, seemingly “normal” foods out of…

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Balance Hormones Naturally

Balance Hormones Naturally with Dr. Tami Meraglia

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Dr. Tami Meraglia explains how you can balance hormones naturally to lose weight and up your energy (including the use of a superhero pose). Dr. Tami is a double board certified physician in Aesthetic Medicine, and Integrative & Natural Medicine. She is…

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What Causes Chronic Fatigue

What Causes Chronic Fatigue

Understanding Chronic Fatigue What causes chronic fatigue is a tricky question that we’re going to take a look at for today’s article.  Modern western medicine often likes to be able to point to one specific incident, gene or issue when addressing an illness or disease, but this isn’t always plausible. This is because our bodies…

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Treatment for a Concussion

(Natural) Treatment for a Concussion with Dr. Joanny Liu

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Dr. Joanny Liu explains the natural treatment for a concussion. She is a doctor, author, speaker, brain expert, and international leader in Chinese Sports Medicine and Chinese Sports Psychology. Her newest book is called Heal Your Concussion: How to Quickly and Effectively…

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Home Remedy for Hot Flashes

Home Remedy for Hot Flashes

Are you in need of a home remedy for hot flashes?  Does menopause have you awake at night to find your heart is beating faster, you are soaked in perspiration, your skin is flushed and blotchy, and you just can’t get that quality sleep? Those moments of intense heat and sweating can be quite uncomfortable,…

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How To Increase Estrogen The Healthy Way

How To Increase Estrogen The Healthy Way

How to increase estrogen in a safe and balanced manner is the topic for today’s article.  Why is this important?  Well, estrogen plays a role in a number of our biological systems, but it is primarily important as the female sex hormone that is responsible for the development and regulation of the female reproductive system. …

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Cure for Acid Reflux

The Cure for Acid Reflux? with Dr. Norman Robillard

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Dr. Norman Robillard explains the cure for acid reflux. Dr. Robillard is a man on a mission! Over 100 million people have SIBO-related conditions including IBS, Acid Reflux, LPR (reflux into the larynx), Rosacea, Asthma, Fibromyagia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Autoimmunity, Leaky Gut…

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