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September 16, 2020
Esteemed Colleagues,In honor of Labor Day and during the entire month of September, the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) is excited to offer a special 20% discount towards ONE Track of your choice!You can also combine this offer with your 10% IFNA membership discount to receive additional savings! If you're not an IFNA member, you can register for membership at https://www.ifnacademy.com/product/become-an-ifna-member/For a description of each of IFNA’s Tracks/Modules, visit...
September 03, 2020
Esteemed Colleagues, In honor of Labor Day and during the entire month of September, the Integrative and Functional Nutrition Academy (IFNA) is excited to offer a special 20% discount towards ONE Track of your choice! You can also combine this offer with your 10% IFNA membership discount to receive additional savings! If you're not an IFNA member, you can register for membership at https://www.ifnacademy.com/product/become-an-ifna-member/ For a description of each IFNA’s Tracks/Modules, visit...
September 01, 2020
Fullscript proudly announces it is now a certified carbon-neutral organization, neutralizing its carbon footprint from January 1st, 2020 onwards. Every day, thousands of people start their wellness journeys. Today, Fullscript starts its own. Fullscript is now certified by Carbonzero as a carbon-neutral organization, offsetting emissions from January 1st, 2020 onwards. Fullscript will offset approximately 3,364 tons of CO2 equivalent emissions in 2020 and will invest further in projects to...
August 20, 2020
If you’re interested in a more in-depth understanding of therapeutic elimination diets for clinical nutrition practice, this six-module track is just for you! We’ll explore the evidence base and the clinical application of dietary therapies such as gluten and casein free, FODMAP, ketogenic, histamine restricted, vegan, Paleo, and several other health supportive elimination diets. You will learn the “ins and outs” of each dietary therapy and increase your skills in the art and science of...
August 19, 2020
Press Release PIH Academy Course Now Available On-Demand PIH Academy is educating healthcare practitioners on Physiology First as the basis of functional medicine in practice – now with the convenience of on-demand lectures. ASHBURN, VA – PIH Academy, an educational initiative of PERQUE Integrative Health, aims to provide healthcare practitioners with a deeper understanding of Physiology First as the philosophy underpinning the practice of Functional Medicine. Now in its second year of offering...
August 18, 2020
Spread wellness further than ever before with all-new shareable wellness protocols! Instantly give all of your patients access to your most popular protocols. It’s an effortless way to expand patient care without expanding your workload. Spread wellness further by using an automatically generated link to share your wellness protocol outside of your dispensary. Include it in emails, newsletters, private social media groups, and on your website to drive new and existing patients straight to your...
August 13, 2020
Healthy Skin From Within Did you know your skin is your largest organ? It can also be representative of our overall health. NDs promote using symptoms as clues to imbalances in our health rather than covering up or suppressing skin issues. In this AANMC webinar, learn how NDs identify and address the root causes behind common skin issues, such as acne, eczema, rosacea and psoriasis. Dr. Trevor Cates, author of the USA Today and Amazon #1 bestselling book Clean Skin From Within, shares her...
August 06, 2020
Did you know that Integrative and Functional Nutrition is one of the FASTEST GROWING areas of nutrition and dietetics practice? If you’re ready to propel your integrative and functional nutrition education, passion and commitment forward, we guarantee you've come to the right place. You will learn the most effective diagnostic and treatment protocols for preventing and reversing chronic disease. And the good news, you can work at your own pace in the comfort of your home or wherever you would...
July 27, 2020
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Williston, VT) July 27, 2020 – For years, Vermont-based FoodScience Corporation has supported local non-profits, but this year employees will lead the social mission on their own. The company announced this week that, due to health and safety concerns surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, it would not host a Good Neighbor Day this year, an event where their nearly 200 employees would dedicate one day of service to a non-profit organization in the Vermont community. Instead,...
July 27, 2020
Response to 60 Minutes Segment: “Do Probiotics Actually Do Anything?” By Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN, PhD, Scientific Director for Essential Formulas The weekly TV program 60 Minutes aired a very disappointing segment on probiotics on Sunday, June 28, 2020. The segment, which was titled Do Probiotics Actually Do Anything? was highly critical of probiotics and essentially claimed that probiotic supplements are virtually useless. Instead of answering questions, the one-sided 60 Minutes segment seemed...