Your Thyroid is Normal. Now Stop Your Complaining and Get Out of My Office…

Women ask me. Men ask me. Every day I am asked about thyroid problems. These people aren’t “crazy”. Their problem isn’t “all in their head”. People are frustrated! Basically, they have been told “your thyroid is normal”…even though they have many of the classic symptoms of a low thyroid. OR… They have been diagnosed with…

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Overcoming Anxiety and Emotional Eating with Food and Nutrients with Trudy Scott

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Trudy Scott discusses how to overcome anxiety and emotional eating with food and nutrients. Trudy provides some great tips on uncovering the reasons for why so many people suffer with anxiety, and explains why it’s important to get to the root, underlying…

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We’ve Hit a New Low!

Well, it finally happened. And you never know who it will be either. Or, when it will happen. He came in to see me and didn’t have a whole lot to complain about – restless legs syndrome and allergies. If I could help either of those he would be grateful. But really, all he wanted…

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These Tips Will Have You Sleeping Like a Baby

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What Functional Medicine Doctors Do When They Get Sick

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THIS Can Create Any and Every Symptom in Your Body (Want to Know What IT Is?)

They are known as the “great mimickers.” They can trigger any and every symptom in your body, including: Fatigue Headaches Brain fog Depression Anxiety Aches & Pains Bloating Diarrhea Constipation Eczema Psoriasis Hormonal imbalances Weight Gain And much, much more. Want to know what IT is? Food allergies and sensitivities. They can trigger any and…

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Her Get-Up-And-Go Was GONE… Until She Saw Dr. Carri

Have you ever had one of those moments where you think… I just feel so BLAH! Is this what getting old is all about? OMG, am I going to end up like my mother?!? This is what was going through Elizabeth’s head when she called my office. Her BLAH feeling was going on five years…

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Did Your Doctor Overlook This Common Cause of Fatigue?

There are many causes of fatigue, but this one often gets overlooked: Low Iron. Besides fatigue, other common symptoms of low iron include: poor concentration mood disturbances cold intolerance muscle weakness restless leg syndrome sore tongue weak immune system hair loss This is a list of the iron (ferritin) levels from the fatigue patients featured…

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Fat to Fit My Quest with Melissa Curtiss

In this episode of The Functional Medicine Radio Show, Dr. Carri’s special guest Melissa Curtiss discusses her personal health journey. She was able to reverse her insulin resistance and her fatty liver. She lowered her blood pressure to the optimal range, stopped two medications, and cut her third one in half. She became pain free and regained…

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Are Acid Blockers Robbing You of Precious Nutrients? Beware of PPIs!

Acid blocking medications, specifically proton pump inhibitors, or PPIs, are well-known causes of nutrient deficiencies. What does a PPI do? It blocks the acid in your stomach. In order to absorb the nutrients from your food and your supplements, you need to have a strong acid environment in your stomach. Without strong stomach acid, most…

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