So, what is functional nutrition really about?
According to the Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM), functional nutrition focuses on the importance of high quality foods and diversity of phytonutrients to move individuals towards the highest expression of health by addressing clinical imbalances.
So basically it is using foods and supplements to ensure each patients has complete nutrition intake.
Combined with Functional Medicine, which includes a detailed personal health history as well as complete diagnostic and laboratory studies, a personalized therapeutic plan is created to promote optimal health and prevent lifestyle and diet related diseases.
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