I’m no stranger to being my very own well being detective, however it’s at all times wonderful to comprehend a lacking piece of the puzzle is perhaps a easy one. Have you ever thought in regards to the energy of well being monitoring?I’m not simply speaking about sporting a Fitbit, both. I’m speaking about food-mood-poop monitoring.Yep! This episode goes there.
Andrea Nakayama, Partner in Health
I’d prefer to introduce you to my buddy, Andrea Nakayama. Andrea’s develop into an enormous deal on the planet of useful medication, as a nutritionist who will help chronically sick folks get higher when nobody else can. Her medical abilities have received her the eye of many world-renowned medical doctors who seek the advice of with her on their very own tough instances.More than that, Andrea trains a thousand practitioners yearly in the best way to have the medical success she’s had. She’s coaching a military of change-makers within the area of healthcare.Her story is tragic and galvanizing . (You’ll see why.)
Is Health Tracking the Missing Key to Self-Care?
Andrea’s useful medication observe (which is each in-person and digital) helps folks tune in and take cost of their very own well being on a deeper stage. Unlike standard medication that begins with fixing signs, Andrea recommends digging deep into the complicated layers of habits, way of life, and genetics which may be paving the best way for well being dysfunction.This is the place well being monitoring is important. Take a pay attention to seek out out why … and the way … you will be your personal finest well being advocate.
In This Episode You’ll Learn
the heartbreaking private loss that led Andrea to her new life missionone of the most effective descriptions I’ve heard of what “functional medicine” actually iswhat Andrea calls “non-negotiables” for good well being … and the best way to uncover your ownwhy poop is without doubt one of the finest diagnostic instruments, and what yours might let you know about your healththe shocking cause why health-conscious individuals are not proof against nutrient deficiencywhat you possibly can find out about your well being by monitoring your month-to-month cycleAndrea’s “Yes, And” philosophy with regards to assessing the most effective remedy optionssomething to search for when selecting a physician (what it’s would possibly shock you)what to take away out of your weight loss plan for good thyroid healthhealth trackers you need to use to create your personal personalised well being planwhy testing your blood sugar at house is a good suggestion even when you aren’t diabeticthe finest complement and labs trackers you need to use, and why this behavior is so transformingand extra!
Resources We Mention
Replenish PDXHolistic Nutrition LabFree present! Download Andrea’s “Food Mood Poop Challenge” e-book. This e-book is a tremendous information that takes the guesswork out of tuning in and taking cost of your personal physique.
Other Helpful Links
What to do with your “Food Mood Poop” knowledge when you’ve tracked itAndrea’s Recommended Nutritional SupplementsArticle: Blood Sugar
Other Trackers to Try
Blood Sugar Monitor (and Strips)Natural Family Planning/Fertility TrackersHave you ever tried well being monitoring? What labored for you, and did it make a distinction in your well being? Please share!
Special Thanks to Today’s Sponsors
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