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What is the difference between integrative medicine, functional medicine and naturopathy?

Posted by Medical Board on May 16, 2018 in Nutrition Question and Answer No Comments

What is the difference between integrative medicine, functional medicine and naturopathy? Functional medicine takes a whole body approach to health that incorporates lifestyle and choices, disease prevention, and patient-centered treatment. It essentially puts the individual in the driver’s seat, not the healthcare system. The functional medicine model for health and healthcare focuses on the various

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Do aging men go through “manopause” similar to what women have with menopause?

Posted by Medical Board on May 16, 2018 in Hormones Men Question and Answer No Comments

Do aging men go through “manopause” similar to what women have with menopause? Fewer spontaneous erections, more naps, and a belly that’s threatening to hang over the belt line…Yes, men experience physical and psychological changes in midlife that can in some ways mirror the menopause that women go through. The proper term, “andropause”, from the

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Pacemaker Syndrome Q&A

Posted by Medical Board on August 12, 2015 in Question and Answer No Comments

Pacemaker Syndrome Question: I’m 66 yrs of age and was born with chronic congenital atrial fibrillation. There is nothing organically wrong with my heart–it just beats in an irregular irregular rhythm. I’m limited in exercise as there has always been a problem with cardiac reserve and fatigue as opposed to normal body fatigue. My cardiologist

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