12/03/14: Nitric Oxide: Reaching beyond arginine for althetic performance and cardiovascular health*
By Kelly C. Heim, Ph.D. It is easy to envision the heart in motion, as the muscular “pump” that sustains life. It is also easy to overlook the fact that arteries, which are also muscular, are in motion too. While the heart beats, the arteries must dilate to enable blood to travel through. This functional […]
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Essential fatty acids (EFAs) are fatty acids that the body needs but can’t make on it’s own, so we have to get them through food – like salmon or tuna, or supplements – like Pure Encapsulations fish oil. EFAs help support cardiovascular health, immune system function, cognitive and emotional health, skin health, joint health and […]
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The importance of functional medicine
We are dedicated to changing the way healthcare is delivered across the globe. At this year’s Institute for Functional Medicine Annual Conference, we chatted with thought leaders, Dr. Mark Hyman, Chris Kresser, Dr. Nathan Morris and James Maskell about the importance of advancing the practice of functional medicine.