Wellevate.me consumer site for Emerson Ecologics. My patients get a 5% discount. https://wellevate.me/kathleen-bynum to get an account.
NPscript.com – To sign up for an account go to the site. The referral code is: kbynum. My patients get a 5% discount. https://www.npscript.com/kathleenbynum
Xymogen.com – To sign up for an account you will need- the sign up code is: KBynum and the practitioner last name is: Bynum
Headspace.com – An excellent site that walks you through meditation easily in just 10 minutes per day. The first 10 sessions are free and then it is a subscription service. You may use on the computer or an app on your smart phone. My patients have given me very good feedback for this way of learning to meditate.
Buddify.com – An app that you purchase and costs about $2.00. It is has been recommended by several patients. Apps for android and iOS are available.
Smiling Mind – This app was designed for children primarily but adults can use it too. It It is completely free and has apps for android and iOs.
Michael Lewis, MD has a helpful protocol using fish oil to help the brain recover from traumatic injury or post- concussion syndrome. He started his research while working as an internist at Walter Reed Hospital. His site has his protocol and videos of his lecture and a good blog.
Terry Wahls, MD used diet to improve her health as she has Multiple Sclerosis. The site has her book, a great resource page with recipes and how to follow her protocol.
The Acupuncture Response : Balance Energy and Restore Health–A Western Doctor Tells You How by Glenn Rothfeld, MD
This is an easily readable book on acupuncture and its effects on health by an internist. My patients have enjoyed and understood the book
Functional Medicine & Integrative Medicine Books:
The End of Alzheimers’ The First program to Prevent and Reverse Cognitive Decline by Dale Bredesen MD A revolutionary book with a plan to reverse the symptoms of cognitive decline. I highly recommend it.
The Autoimmune Solution by Amy Meyers, MD – A very good book with more on treating autoimmune disease. She used a paleo based diet anti-inflammatory diet base with great recipes and meal plans.
The Immune System Recovery Plan: A Doctor’s 4-Step Program to Treat Autoimmune Disease by Susan Blum, MD
An Excellent book using Functional Medicine Principles to guide people through the changes to make to help the immune system improve and feel better when dealing with autoimmune diseases. I highly recommend it to my patients.
Grain Brain: The Surprising Truth about Wheat, Carbs, and Sugar–Your Brain’s Silent Killers
by David Perlmutter, MD
Dr Perlmutter is an integrative neurologist who shares how sugar and grains causes inflammation in the brain and what you can do about it. Excellent.
The Wahls Protocol: How I Beat Progressive MS Using Paleo Principles and Functional Medicine
by Terry Wahls M.D.
Dr Wahls used the methods described in this book to recover from MS herself. I highly recommend it as an approach to use in many neurological and autoimmune diseases or if you just want to feel better.
Wheat Belly: Lose the Wheat, Lose the Weight, and Find Your Path Back to Health
by William Davis, MD
Dr Davis has written a very good book explaining why wheat is not good for your overall health. He personally used what is in this book to treat his diabetes and normalize his blood sugar and improve his health.