Integrative and Functional Medicine in Practice
About This Show
Integrative and Functional Medicine in Practice is an educational series geared toward evidence-based learnings in clinical nutrition and lifestyle medicine to improve patient management and reduce healthcare utilization. Welcoming thought leaders from around the globe, health care providers will be exposed to experts who are committed to being conduits for the exchange of technologic innovation, research data, and disruptive ideas on nutritional solutions for optimal patient outcomes.
Most Recent Episode
Treating and Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease is Possible Using Functional Medicine
Host: Kristi Hughes, ND
Guest: David Perlmutter, MD
In this interview, Dr. Kristi Hughes speaks with board-certified neurologist and New York Times bestselling author, David Perlmutter, about effective methods for preventing and treating cognitive decline. Dr. Perlmutter describes how lab tests you are already using can be used to assess patients with cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. He outlines the important roles that systemic inflammation and gut health play in neurodegenerative diseases and discusses treatments that can prevent and even reverse cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease. This interview has been brought to you by The Institute for Functional Medicine (www.ifm.org).