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Functional Medicine in West Des Moines

What is Functional Medicine?

At Active Family Chiropractic & Wellness, we offer state-of-the-art testing and programs designed to detect and treat patient conditions earlier, creating an opportunity for reversal and prevention of chronic disease. This results in not only improved health but also helps reduce your risk of expensive and potentially catastrophic health events. Functional Medicine offers a Whole-Body approach to determine the root cause of a health problem. We will always offer natural and safe solutions such as changes to your diet, physical activities, or nutritional supplementation to help resolve your health complications and get you back to feeling like “You” again! We offer testing to patients in the following key areas:

Comprehensive Health Testing

This testing assesses a patient’s risk for developing heart disease, diabetes, and other health complications. Our testing can help determine specific lifestyle & dietary changes to bring your health to new levels and help reduce the risk of a catastrophic event such as a heart attack or stroke. Our Comprehensive Panel includes testing for:

  • Advanced Cholesterol Assessment
  • Inflammation & Oxidative Stress
  • Diabetes & Insulin Resistance
  • Thyroid Health
  • Essential Vitamin & Nutrient Levels
  • Genetic Markers ApoE & MTHFR
  • And More…

“Trust Your Gut” Program

This program helps address the root cause of GI conditions and several chronic diseases and symptoms. Almost every disease can be linked to the gut- as intestinal permeability, diet, bacteria and pathogens in the GI tract can lead to chronic disease. We use this information to scientifically begin to make lifestyle & dietary changes that result in better outcomes for the patient. Our program has been shown to help with the following conditions:

  • Migraines
  • Autoimmune Conditions
  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
  • Difficulty with Weight Management
  • Intestinal Hyperpermeability, “Leaky Gut”
  • Thyroid Imbalance
  • Inflammation & Chronic Pain
  • Crohn’s Disease & Ulcerative Colitis
  • Food Sensitivities
  • Brain Fog/ Mood Disorders
  • Low Energy
  • And More…

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