Adoption of Functional Medicine Approach Addressing the Root Causes of Disease
The Institute for Functional Medicine (IFM) today released the findings of a landmark survey representing the most comprehensive evaluation of the practice strategies and clinical applications of Functional Medicine ever conducted. The study, “Functional Medicine Practices: Opportunities, Challenges, and Emerging Trends,” funded by Pure Encapsulations, collected more than 1,000 responses and revealed valuable insights into the advances Functional Medicine is bringing to patient care, and will help to educate healthcare providers desiring to implement Functional Medicine in their practices. This survey represents an important step
Pure Encapsulations® Expands PureGenomics® Platform with New Resources to Facilitate Precision Nutrition
SUDBURY, Mass., July 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ – Within every patient’s genome are opportunities to optimize health and wellness. Today, Pure Encapsulations® announces the addition of the Antioxidant & Cellular Defense Protocol to its PureGenomics® platform, enabling practitioners to evaluate patients’ genetic makeup and tailor nutritional supplement regimens that help bypass specific genetic variations, leading to optimized antioxidant status, detoxification and estrogen metabolism.*
PureGenomics combines educational tools, protocols and core products with a dynamic, practitioner-exclusive website application to help identify and address common genetic variations known as Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms (SNPs). The new Antioxidant & Cellular Defense Protocol, developed read more…
Grandparents.com Announces Exclusive Relationship with Thorne Research to Improve the Health of Seniors
Grandparents.com (OTCQB: GPCM) and its benefits organization, the American Grandparents Association (AGA), announced today an exclusive relationship with Thorne Research, the country’s leading nutritional supplement manufacturer.
This venture offers grandparents.com users and AGA members a special discount on all Thorne Research nutritional supplement products because of both companies’ commitment to senior health. The relationship begins with the special offer and continues to add savings with additional rebates when the AGA Grand Card is launched in the second half of 2016.
“This partnership will create meaningful value for consumers,” according to AGA Chairman and CEO Steve Leber. “We chose Thorne Research read more…