Term to know – pathological | Functional Nutrition Lab

Term to know – pathological

If you want to help people who just aren’t getting better with the traditional methods they’ve already tried, then there’s a distinction you need to know: Pathological vs Functional. Pathology relates to the study of the causes and impacts of a disease state or condition. Pathological is a term we use to describe a set…


The 80/20 rule for nutrition practitioners

You’ve likely heard of the ‘80/20 rule’. It’s also called The Pareto principle. It states that for many events, roughly 80% of the results come from 20% of the efforts made. The 80/20 rule is most often cited as an economic principle—80% of your income comes from 20% of your clients. But this principle is…


Clinical questions that lead you astray | Functional Nutrition Lab

Clinical questions that lead you astray

In Full Body Systems, students and grads know that one of my mantras is “back it up.” I’m always looking upstream for what’s causing the downstream disturbances that manifest as the signs, symptoms and diagnoses that bring clients in our doors. Pain points like bloating, migraines, body aches…(you name it!), all have their roots in…