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Implementing Nutrition Strategies with Rehab Patients

This module provides an introduction to minerals, vitamins, and phytonutrients.

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Integrating Functional Nutrition Into Your Practice

This module discusses implementing the fundamentals of functional nutrition in a systematic manner within a health care environment.

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Addressing Homeostasis and Its Role in Healing Mechanisms

This course provides insight in the Mitochondria Metabolism. You will learn how nutrition plays a vital role in the multidisciplinary...

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Why Nutrition is Important to Supporting Good Health

This module includes a review of the Immune System, highlights the various immune triggers of a pro-inflammatory state, concepts of...

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Practitioner Implementation Strategies – Psychology of Eating

Introductory topics of this course include the emotional, mental and spiritual components to eating. Included is a discussion of the...

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Communication – HPATG Axis

In this course you will review the physiology of stress, cortisol/DHEA balance as well as look at the production, transport,...

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Gastrointestinal Function – Digestion Assimilation Absorption

In this module you will review the various imbalances of the gastrointestinal system as well as the pathophysiology associated with...

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Biotransformation – Detoxification & Elimination

This course reviews the concepts of Detoxification, Phase 1 Biotransformation, Phase II Conjugation and Elimination. Topics include the various...

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Defend and Repair – Immune Health – Inflammation

This modules includes a review of the Immune System, highlights the various immune triggers of a pro-inflammatory state, concepts of...

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Phytonutrients & the Functional Nutrition Operating System (FNOS)

This module discusses implementing the fundamentals of functional nutrition in a systematic manner within a health care environment.

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Curcumin: From the Spice Rack to Supplement Superstar

Its golden color is unmistakable around the world today, but turmeric was once confined as a culinary staple to kitchens...

Article • March 24, 2020 • 4 min read BookmarkBookmark

Portrait of a Supportive Microbe: Bifidobacterium

Supporting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract is important, as the GI tract is the body’s first line of defense against exposure...

Article • March 24, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Food for Beneficial Bacteria: 2’FL, a Human Milk Oligosaccharide

What is 2′-Fucosyllactose? 2′-Fucosyllactose (2’FL) is a human milk oligosaccharide (HMO), which serves as a prebiotic in the human...

Article • March 24, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Medicinal Mushrooms

Could the fungus among us be hiding important and rare phytonutrients? Most famous of the fungal world, mushrooms have long...

Article • March 3, 2020 • 4 min read BookmarkBookmark

Untangling the Web of Common Digestive Disorders

In the world of information surrounding digestive health, the microbiome, and intestinal inflammation, there are many terms describing similar but...

Article • March 2, 2020 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Boswellia: A Natural Anti-inflammatory Agent

What is Boswellia? Boswellia is the genus of trees in the order of Sapindales, comprising nearly 25 species in total...

Article • February 20, 2020 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Ashwagandha: Herbal Role in Stress

Ashwagandha (Withania somnifera) is an ancient medicinal herb of the Solanaceae family. also known as Indian ginseng, King of Ayurveda,...

Article • February 20, 2020 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

How Do Lifestyle Factors Influence GI Health?

On a mission to help the human body obtain the nutrition it needs to survive and thrive, the gastrointestinal (GI)...

Article • February 5, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Bitter Perception Affects Vegetable Consumption

Individuals whose genetic code is written to perceive certain plant compounds as particularly bitter are less likely to eat vegetables....

Article • November 15, 2019 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Beyond Fingerprints: An Argument for the Personalized Health Revolution

There is a great need for individualized approaches to health, wellness, nutrition, and medical treatments. According to a study published...

Article • November 11, 2019 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Patient Support During Detoxification

Every day, the human body is exposed to endogenous and environmental toxins and toxicants. Common toxins and toxicants include heavy...

Video • December 3, 2019 • 47:41 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Whole Food Advantage: System of Care to Address the American Health Challenge

John Troup, PhD, describes the “Great American Dietary Experiment” that has led to chronic disease states and challenges experienced by...

Video • July 8, 2019 • 11:29 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Managing Stress and Resolving the Inflammatory Response

Carina Kern, PhD, shares the basics and recent clinical insights about inflammation: why it matters and why a systems approach...

Video • July 8, 2019 • 18:14 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Role of Hormones

Erika Schwartz, MD, founder and medical director of Evolved Science, discusses the role of hormones in aging and addressing stress....

Video • June 26, 2019 • 5:31 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Endocannabinoid System: Part 2 – Breaking the Cycle of Chronic Inflammation

CB2 receptors are present on cells throughout the immune system and are involved in resolving inflammation. Your immune system often...

Video • June 24, 2019 • 2:00 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Endocannabinoid System – Part 1

What is the endocannabinoid system and how does it work? The endocannabinoid system, or ECS, is a body-wide signaling network...

Video • June 24, 2019 • 1:45 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Managing Stress with Whole Food Magnesium

We are stressed. About money, work, family, the news. Hopefully you have helpful stress management techniques like meditation and exercise,...

Video • June 24, 2019 • 2:10 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Nervous System and Inflammation

Christopher Bump, DC, MS, DCBCN, IFMCP, explores neuroinflammation in the chiropractive practice from a nutritional and metabolic perspective. Topics...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 52:26 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Brain Health, the Omega-3 Index, and the Western Diet

BrainSpan Founder and CEO Dan Johnston, MD, MPH, discusses the history of human civilization in the context of human health...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 33:54 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Practical Applications of Nutrient Support for Military Personnel – Part 1

Kate Burks, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, discusses concussion in military personnel, nutrients like omega-3s and vitamin D, musculoskeletal injury,...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 28:09 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Sleep, Stress Management, and Physical Activity

Nutrition and diet are foundational components of the wholistic approach to health, but sleep, stress, and physical activity are also...

Podcast • January 22, 2020 • 26:46 min BookmarkBookmark

The Whole Food Advantage

Season 2 host Meghan Hamrock, MS, MPH, and special guest Weston Bussler, PhD, discuss the whole food advantage. What components...

Podcast • January 15, 2020 • 20:21 min BookmarkBookmark

(W)holistic Health Matters

Season 2 host Meghan Hamrock, MS, MPH, and special guest Weston Bussler, PhD, talk about the importance of wholistic health...

Podcast • January 8, 2020 • 18:45 min BookmarkBookmark

What Does It Mean to Be “Healthy”?

The most common New Year’s resolutions are more often than not related to diet, eating healthier, exercising more, or some...

Podcast • January 1, 2020 • 21:25 min BookmarkBookmark

Season 2 Trailer: Building A Healthy Lifestyle

Build a healthy lifestyle with realistic goals rooted in whole food nutrition, sleep and stress management, and regular physical activity...

Podcast • December 20, 2019 • 2:30 min BookmarkBookmark

Evidence Based Approaches to Enhance Naturopathic Care: Live at AANP 2019 | Episode 94

Ryan Bradley, ND, MPH, is the Director of Research, National University of Natural Medicine. He joined us for this episode...

Podcast • September 3, 2019 • 14:22 min BookmarkBookmark

Insights on Digestive Health and IBD: Live at AANP 2019 | Episode 93

Malcolm Kendall is the co-founder and CEO of Microbiome Insights Inc. in Vancouver, Canada, and he joined us for this...

Podcast • September 3, 2019 • 21:23 min BookmarkBookmark

Supporting the Training of the Next Generation of Naturopathic Physicians: Live at AANP 2019 | Episode 92

This episode of the WholisticMatters Podcast Series was recorded live at the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians (AANP) 2019 annual...

Podcast • September 3, 2019 • 13:00 min BookmarkBookmark

The Science of Instructional Design: Live at AANP 2019 | Episode 91

David Draper, MS, is an instructional designer and expert in professional curriculum development. Draper develops the WholisticMatters Continuing...

Podcast • September 3, 2019 • 9:41 min BookmarkBookmark

How to Start a Detox Program with Patients: Live at AANP 2019 | Episode 90

Carrie Jones, ND, is naturopathic physician specializing in functional medicine, women’s health, and hormones. In this episode of the...

Podcast • September 3, 2019 • 23:43 min BookmarkBookmark

Know Your Biotics

The billions of microbes that live in the human body are an important component to nutrition and health. The microbes...

Download • March 26, 2020 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Top 10 Chiropractic Health Targets

Out of all health conditions targeted by chiropractors, compiled here are the top ten along with potential underlying imbalances, associated...

Download • November 26, 2019 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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CardioMetabolic Health 101

This PDF covers four major topics in cardiometabolic health: liver health and understanding healthy lipid levels metabolic syndrome and factors...

Download • October 23, 2019 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Neuroplasticity Part II with Ryan Lazarus, DC, MSc, CNS

Ryan Lazarus, DC, MSc, CNS, presents neuroplasticity, reviewing the various conditions associated with neuroplasticity as well as brain-derived...

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Neuroplasticity Part I with Ryan Lazarus, DC, MSc, CNS

Ryan Lazarus, DC, MSc, CNS, presents neuroplasticity, defining the concept and reviewing its history. Lazarus compares and contrasts functional...

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Endocannabinoid System: Activation, Omega-3s, and Key Functions

What are the major components of the endocannabinoid system (ECS)? How do omega-3 fatty acids and the ECS act synergistically?...

Download • August 19, 2019 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

The Full Hemp Oil Profile

What’s the difference between hemp and marijuana? Between hemp oil and seed oil? Between hemp and CBD? This helpful infographic...

Download • August 19, 2019 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Fruits and Vegetables

As part of the WholisticMatters Color of Food series, this booklet presents the top 20 fruits and top 20 vegetables...

Download • August 9, 2019 • 10 min read BookmarkBookmark

Color of Food: Top Crops and Phytoactives

13 crops. Multiple phyoactives. Endless colors. The WholisticMatters Color of Food series takes you through some of the most nutrient-...

Download • August 9, 2019 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Color of Food: Phytonutrients, Health Benefits, and Color

What phytonutrients are associated with specific colors and health benefits? From flavones to chlorophyll, this downloadable handout explains...

Download • August 9, 2019 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

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