Histamine Intolerance: It’s Not Just Pollen and Pets

By Kristy Hall
Categories: Health Blog

Functional Nutritionist’s Recommendations to Calm Histamine Intolerance Most of us know about anti-histamines. We take them to relieve our itchy eyes and runny noses during “allergy season.” We might take them to be able to breathe around a beloved pet. Or we might use them for minor emergencies such as bee stings. All of these […]

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Functional Nutritionist’s Advice When Facing Cancer

By Kristy Hall
Categories: Cancer, Epigenetics, Health Blog, nutritionist

Cancer Prevention and Support from a Functional Nutritionist’s Perspective There are few things in life as terrifying as getting a cancer diagnosis. Whether it is your health that’s in question or that of a family member, this is scary stuff. I know firsthand. You see, my family seems to rock the cancer diagnoses. My father […]

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Prevent Ulcerative Colitis with Tasty Food

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, Health Blog

Natural Ways to Prevent Ulcerative Colitis “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” ~ Benjamin Franklin Or in the case of ulcerative colitis, an ounce of prevention is worth years of worry … and pain! If you’ve been keeping up with my blog, then you know my hair has been on fire […]

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Genetic Testing for Health: How Your Data Can be Used

By Kristy Hall
Categories: Health Blog

Your Genetic DNA Data: Privacy Concerns and Benefits to Testing As a Functional Nutritionist there is a lot I can do to help clients improve their health. I gather data from my clients regarding family history and their symptoms. This may, or may not be, enough information to make smart nutritional and lifestyle changes. For […]

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When Doctor Doesn’t Know Best, Patient Suffers

By Kristy Hall
Categories: chronic disease, Health Blog

Why the Team of Patient (Client), Physician and Functional Medical Nutritionist Works Best The Medical Team for Chronic Illness As a functional medical nutritionist, I work with clients who have been diagnosed with a variety of chronic illnesses. Sometimes the individual seeks me out on their own because of their desire to take control over […]

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