Fiona’s situation looked complex when she contacted me. She was experiencing debilitating symptoms (e.g. chronic ear infections) and had been critically ill in hospital. But having reviewed her health and medical history and timeline it looked like we could raise her ceiling of potential. There were some simple and significant steps that had not yet[…]
When Bob contacted me he was frustrated at the fact that despite all the information and advice out there, he was still struggling to solve a decade of gastritis, abdominal pain and a whole host of related symptoms and health challenges. Bob was 76 at the time and he did a fantastic job of demonstrating what[…]
Would you like to join me for a full day, 1-to-1 in clinic to delve deeper into solving your gut and digestive health challenges? Work with me in Newcastle upon Tyne, where we will use Functional Medicine, Nutrition, Bodywork and Movement to identify the causes of why you feel the way you feel and the[…]
Digestive Health Test Announcement – *Additional Markers* This Functional Lab Gut Health Test was already a very comprehensive profile, but now the lab have added two key markers: STEATOCRIT: A marker of decal fat and a great indication of the digestive capacity to break down the food (fats) in your diet. BETA-GLUCURONIDASE: An enzyme that[…]
Functional CBC Blood Chemistry Analysis. Pioneering assessments for Functional Medicine at the Functional Health Clinic in Newcastle, UK.
Today we’ll look at Don’s experience of improving his health when he stopped guessing and started assessing. The ‘Reveal’ phase of the Health Restoration Program is all about using the right diagnostics to get valuable insight into what is causing chronic health challenges. I worked with Don (72) in 2015 for 3 months to help[…]
“Assess for Success” One of the first questions I ask my clients is “are you experiencing a lot of confusion or clarity regarding your health?” The majority feel confused, frustrated and disempowered and are on the merry-go-round of on/off symptoms, diagnosis, treatment and bouncing from practitioner to practitioner. The solution is simply to get off the[…]
It’s Emerging and it’s Powerful! The ‘Institute of Functional Medicine’ puts it perfectly – “Functional Medicine addresses the underlying causes of disease, using a systems-oriented approach. Addressing the whole person, not just an isolated set of symptoms supports the unique expression of health and vitality for each individual.” As a Functional Medicine Practitioner, the principles[…]