Conventional Versus Functional Medicine

Institute for Functional Medicine Vice Chair Mark Hyman, MD explains the difference between conventional medicine and functional medicine, using the example from his own practice of a young girl with severe autoimmune disease. While the conventional medicine approach suppresses the inflammation in this patient, functional medicine asks and addresses the question of why the inflammation […]

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Cancer Therapy News & Trends

The future of cancer treatment lies in so-called targeted therapeutics. This approach uses advanced cell lines and engineered organisms to locate and attack defective molecules. Using gene knockdowns and knockouts, signal transduction knowledge, and more, today’s researchers work toward treatment concoctions that fight cancer.

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