Clinical Quickie: iron overload | Holistic Nutrition Lab

clinical quickie: iron overload

Recently a colleague asked about a client she sees who’d been diagnosed with iron overload, otherwise known as hemochromatosis. Consider this: Hereditary hemochromatosis is now considered to be among one of the highest genetic disorders in the white population, with approximately 1 in 250 people carrying the gene that can manifest in the symptoms of…


what IS going on in there? by functional medicine nutritionist Andrea Nakayama

what IS going on in there?

Over the years, I’ve built Holistic Nutrition Lab and the Functional Nutrition Alliance with a lot of love and passion, and with one core principle — a principle I like to call… what’s going on in there? I quickly realized, as I started down this path of functional nutrition—first personally, with my own efforts to…


The biggest mistakes to practicing functionally | Holistic Nutrition Lab by Andrea Nakayama

The biggest mistakes to practicing functionally

There are 2 mistakes that practitioners (even Functional MDs!) commonly make when working with their clients and patients. If you’ve read through The 3 Tiers of Epigenetic Mastery, you know that step #1 to any healing protocol requires what we call “clearing the muddy waters.” Of course the 3 Tiers primer gives you instructions on…