1. What is Functional Medicine?

Functional Medicine is a patient-centered approach that focuses on identifying and addressing the root cause of diseases, rather than just treating the symptoms. It incorporates the latest in genetic science, systems biology, and an understanding of how environmental and lifestyle factors influence the emergence and progression of diseases.

2. How does Functional Medicine differ from conventional medicine?

While conventional medicine tends to treat symptoms or specific illnesses in isolation, Functional Medicine looks at the body as an interconnected whole and seeks to address underlying causes. This often results in more comprehensive and long-lasting health solutions.

3. Why would I need a test kit?

Functional medicine test kits help in identifying underlying imbalances or deficiencies in the body. Whether it's hormonal imbalances, nutrient deficiencies, or toxic exposures, these kits can provide crucial information that guides personalized treatment plans.

4. How reliable are these test kits?

The test kits we offer are backed by rigorous scientific research and are used by many Functional Medicine practitioners around the world. They provide accurate insights into various health metrics, ensuring the best care is provided.

5. Can I interpret the test results myself?

While some results might be straightforward, it's always recommended to review them with a certified Functional Medicine practitioner or your primary care physician. They can provide comprehensive insights, potential implications, and suggest the best steps forward.

6. How do these test kits work?

Most kits will require a sample, such as saliva, blood, or urine. After following the collection instructions, you'll send the sample back to the specified lab using the provided materials. Once analyzed, you'll receive detailed results and recommendations.

7. Are these tests safe?

Absolutely. The tests are non-invasive and are designed to be easily administered from the comfort of your home.

8. I'm already healthy. Can I still benefit from Functional Medicine?

Certainly! Functional Medicine isn’t just for those who are ill. It's about optimizing health, preventing potential issues, and ensuring your body is functioning at its best.

9. What kind of support will I receive once I get my test results?

Upon receiving your test results, it's recommended to consult with a Functional Medicine practitioner or your primary physician. They can offer guidance on understanding the results and creating a tailored health regimen based on them.

10. Are these tests covered by insurance?

We do not accept or bill insurance .You might be able to get reimbursement, depending on your insurance plan. Please check with your company.