"The health care paradigm is shifting. Many physicians are changing the way they practice, analyzing the systems that keep us “healthy” and focusing on the root cause of disease instead of just treating the symptoms. Applying a holistic lens to our patients, we are also integrating complementary and alternative therapies to help them achieve wellness. This is the essence of what is called “functional medicine.” "
In this article we take a closer look at Type 2 Diabetes and how Functional Medicine can come "to the rescue." This short and sweet summary of how to best manage ones diabetes covers everything from evaluating to treating patients with Type 2 Diabetes, Functional Medicine really gets to the root of the disease. As the article mentions, "Patient behavior is more important than anything else and we can’t gloss over some of what I call “keys to great health,” including mental attitude, eating healthy, exercising regularly, getting plenty of restful sleep, and managing stress."
Read the entire article here to understand how Functional Medicine is the solution to Type 2 Diabetes. Evaluating, examining, treating, and monitoring under the lens of Functional Medicine is what is done at 3rd Opinion (Willmar, MN). For more information on treatment options for Type 2 Diabetes in Willmar, MN please contact our office (320) 347-1212.