Functional Health in Evergreen
Research has shown that people are not bound by their genetics or circumstances. Rather, they have a great deal of control over their health if they optimize the environment they are living in. Our mission is help individuals and entire families add life to their years and years to their life. The functional health program we offer equips our patients with the knowledge and tools to take control of their lifestyle and help them reach their greatest potential for wellness now and into the future. Our Health and Harmony Chiropractic and Wellness Center chiropractors have put together the following snippet to help better explain well aligned.
Lifestyle Diseases and Lifestyle Cures
The leading causes of death in the United States are related to what are known as a group called “Lifestyle Disease”. Lifestyle diseases are associated with the way a person lives. Lifestyle diseases include:
- Heart Disease
- Type 2 Diabetes
- Cancer (some types)
- Inflammatory Disorders
Leading Natural HealthCare in Evergreen
The functional health program at Health and Harmony Chiropractic and Wellness Center merges advanced diagnostics, nutritional guidance, customized supplementation recommendations, and natural health care. We have a saying that…
…”We don’t guess. We test”…
Our patients tell us they really like the ability we have to test and then use diet, supplements and lifestyle changes to make a positive change.
Health and Harmony Chiropractic and Wellness Center utilizes labs that specialize in lifestyle testing. Some of the testing we offer includes:
Food & Inhalant
Measures the subtle response to foods that may not be making you sick but uncomfortable when ingested.
- 208 food items
- 48 inhalants
- Candida (IgG, IgA, IgM, Candida Antigen)
Reports the overall health of your heart, the risk of developing diabetes, as well as chronic inflammation levels.
Sleep & Stress (Adrenals)
Reports based on measuring stress hormones and melatonin levels.
Measures 36 organic acids that reflects how well the body is obtaining and utilizing nutrients.
Reports the overall performance of your Thyroid & provide insight into how well it is functioning.
The labs are CLIA certified laboratories. CLIA stands for Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments and consists of a set of federal standards that are overseen by three federal agencies: the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Any testing performed in the U.S. that yields results used to direct patient care must comply with CLIA standards.
Health and Harmony Chiropractic and Wellness Center utilizes treatment protocols that are on the cutting edge of functional health and lifestyle intervention. We have invested over 20 years into utilizing and refining the best practices and resources to optimize outcomes. We also have a team of health experts that we consult with on a consistent bases. These experts include:
Ben Lerner, DC- Dr. Lerner is a Doctor of Chiropractic. He holds a Bachelors in Nutrition and a Masters in Psychology. He is an advanced personal trainer and has advanced certifications in corporate and life coaching. He has consulted for over 3000 health care and corporate clients. Dr. Lerner has written 20 books and has created curriculum in multiple languages in health and life management. He is a two-time New York Times best-selling author with millions of books sold.
Chris D. Meletis, ND. Dr. Meletis is a Naturpathic Physician. He served as Dean of Naturopathic Medicine and Chief Medical Officer for 7 years and was awarded the 2003 physician of the year by the American Association of Naturopathic Physicians. He has authored 16 books and over 200 national scientific articles in such journals and magazines as Natural Health, Alternative and Complementary Therapies, Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, Life Extension and Natural Pharmacy.