Summer is in full swing. Pool parties, beach vacations, and outside time is peaking. While you are enjoying those much-needed rays, it’s important to be smart about your sun exposure. While your body needs sun to create vitamin D, you also want to make sure you aren’t overdoing it and exposing your skin to too much sun.
Hormones are a vital component to our overall health. They control growth and development, govern the operation of reproductive systems, and help regulate metabolism and energy, circadian rhythms, and play a role immune system function. Many health issues can impact our hormone levels and production, which affects many other systems throughout our bodies.
We’re proud to announce a new selection of Functional Nutrition Services designed to help you feel your best! At in2GREAT, we’re here to help you take your personal nutrition and wellness to the next level. Keep reading to learn more!
Meet Eli Trave, FNTP
Congrats to Eli on her Functional Nutrition Therapy Practitioner certification!
Many medical clinics claim to practice functional medicine, but how can the average person tell? A true functional medicine doctor in Kansas City seeks to discover the root cause of your health issues, continually asking “Why?” until a complete understanding of the underlying contributing factors are realized and effectively addressed with real solutions in a customized way.
As people across the globe come to grips with the novel COVID-19 virus, maybe you are one of the many in Kansas City seeking to strengthen your immune system to ward off harmful viruses and other bacteria that cause illnesses. You are not alone.
The human immune system is always our first and best line of defense against outside pathogens that bring infections and sickness.
We are soon entering into the hot summer months and normal activities are reappearing after months in quarantine. We are all trying to make healthy choices during this time, but a major factor contributing to our health often gets overlooked.
That part is our hydration! Most people don’t think about hydration when they aim to optimize their health -but they should.
Functional medicine is a rapidly growing approach to healthcare, with 1245 searches for “functional medicine near me” made on Google each month. “Functional medicine doctor near me” jumps to 4871 Google searches monthly. The growing popularity prompts many who are unfamiliar to wonder about the principles of this holistic branch of medicine and how it is different.
As our communities start opening back up after this long quarantine period, it’s vital that everyone continues taking the proper precautionary measures to protect themselves and others. While we want the economy and businesses to go back to normal so people and families aren’t struggling financially or emotionally, we also want to reduce the risk of having another outbreak period as best as possible.
Functional medicine is a relatively new term in healthcare, but it is on the rise due to its rate of success at treating all manner of health issues and conditions, including chronic illnesses that traditional medicine falls way short in addressing. In2GREAT Functional and Integrative Health is where you can find a local, experienced, functional medicine doctor,
As you get ready to go back to work and back into your community, there’s an important factor you need to consider… the status of your immune health. While you might have been isolating at home in order to stay healthy during the pandemic, you should keep in mind that your body may need some help transitioning before getting back into the real world Enhancing your immune system could help ensure that your body can handle all the bugs and foreign substances it may encounter soon.