3 Reasons Lack of Sleep May Cause Weight Gain

If you’re trying to maintain a healthy weight, counting sheep may be as important as counting the carbs on your plate or weight repetitions at the gym. Because, while physical activity and a balanced diet are key factors, sleep may be the most overlooked aspect of your weight management plan. Can you sleep your way […]

Living with Autism: A Functional Medicine Approach

The typical approach to dealing with any ailment is to label it. Once it’s labeled, the disease and its treatment can be conveniently categorized and not given a second thought. Functional medicine, on the other hand, approaches symptoms, treatment and people differently. A holistic view helps to treat even the most debilitating symptoms. Functional medicine […]

Nutritional Supplements – A Functional Medicine Approach

Did you take your vitamins today? Do you know if you’re taking the ones that your body needs? Nearly half of Americans are taking vitamins and supplements on a daily basis and spend over $28 million dollars a year for nutritional supplements grapevine TX. We’ve been told that our food supply is lacking in essential […]

Blood work analysis – A Functional Medicine Approach

Annual blood work exams are an important part of a physical exam. Blood tests go a long way to prevent disease and offer insight into functional imbalance. Externally a person may appear to be healthy but internally, the blood work analysis flower mound TX will tell the tale even clearer. Conventional Blood Work During a […]

Physical Exam – A Functional Medicine Approach

Annual physical exams generally start at birth with wellness visits throughout childhood. Once a person reaches adulthood, however, they may or may not follow-up with their physician if they feel healthy. Physical exams are still important for the following reasons: Maintenance of a healthy lifestyle Early screening of disease or illness Assess risk of future […]

Autoimmune Disease: A Functional Medicine Approach

Autoimmune disease occurs when inflammation causes the body’s immune system to attack a healthy system or tissues by mistake. These diseases are the most prevalent chronic illnesses in the country, epidemically affecting more than 24 million Americans. General practitioners and other conventional doctors are not trained to find and treat the causes of these diseases. […]

Functional Medicine – Top Ten Anti-Aging Factors

Anti-Aging At the Functional Medicine Center, we believe that once the underlying factors causing your chronic health problems are addressed, then you will be able to achieve optimal health. We refer to these factors as the ten modifiable factors of aging. Blood Sugar Detoxification Inflammation Methylation Chronic Stress Mitochondria Function Immune System Food Sensitivities Hormones […]

Functional Medicine and Wellness Center

At the Functional Medicine Center we believe in the body’s ability to heal itself and that our role is to facilitate that natural healing process. Our commitment is to help our patients restore and maintain optimal health through natural, non-toxic methods. We use both traditional and modern diagnostic and treatment methods. We will help you […]

Food Allergy Testing – What Food Allergy Test Is Best

 Dr. Ozzie speaking on Allergy Testing. There are three different test arrays. Dr. Ozzie speaking on Allergy Testing Array 3, 4 & 5. Dr. Ozzie explains which patients should take which allergy test. These different arrays test for food sensitivities, intolerances, gluten, dairy, wheat and autoimmunity. At the Functional Medicine Center we believe in […]

Chiropractic Adjustment-Structural Explanation

Dr. Ozzie from the Functional Medicine and Wellness Center speaking on chiropractic adjustment and functional medicine. Dr. Ozzie explains how getting adjusted structurally helps. At the Functional Medicine Center we believe in the body’s ability to heal itself and that our role is to facilitate that natural healing process. Our commitment is to help our […]