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Green Vegetables Matter

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

Encouraging your clients to eat green vegetables may matter for some major reasons you don’t even realize!  Especially for your clients who thrive on a higher-protein diet, or one that features larger amounts of meat.  High iron content is one of the things in red meat that (might, in some people) contribute to oxidative damage […]

Microbes and Probiotic

March 16, 2016 | 2 Comments | SAFM Team

For some of your patients and clients, the particular type of microbes in the probiotic you recommend makes a tremendous difference in whether the supplement will help dramatically or not.  Looking for an ideal probiotic for a client who has inflammatory bowel disease or a parasitic infection or an autoimmune disease? Be sure to consider […]

Mood Begins in the Gut!

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

Mood Begins in the Gut!  Sometimes our clients need research fodder to help them to understand why we are making specific suggestions. And to inspire them to explore our recommendations in order to Feel Better Faster – and Sustainably. Need help with clients questioning the gut-mood connection? Perhaps these clinical studies will help. A critical […]

Toxicity and Hormonal Dangers

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

Most of our clients are shocked to learn about the toxicity and possible hormonal dangers in common personal hygiene products. They need you to teach them that the skin is essentially a big mouth. In many ways, we are more vulnerable to what we put on our skin than we are to what we put […]

BPA and Blood Pressure

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

At long last, we have an extremely high-quality study showing that we DO absorb high amounts of BPA from beverages in cans.  And that the BPA causes a relatively rapid increase in blood pressure.  Don’t miss the fundamentals in your session work with clients/patients.  Encourage them to eat and drink fresh foods and beverages or […]

Licorice lowers Testosterone

March 16, 2016 | 2 Comments | SAFM Team

Oh, there are so many excellent remedies out there for hormone balance.  But each works in a unique way!  So it helps to have a large toolbox.  Many of us have female patients/clients who struggle with elevated testosterone, especially post-menopausally.  This is often secondary to issues with insulin resistance (which promotes more testosterone synthesis in […]

Hypothyroidism can promote IBS and GERD

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

Don’t look further than you really need to in order to find interconnectedness in the body.  You know already that constipation is a typical symptom of suboptimal thyroid function.  But of course this isn’t limited merely to the colon.  Suboptimal thyroid function affects motility affects throughout the entire GI tract.  It also promotes fewer cleansing […]

Strong PMS Symptoms and Low Zinc

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

A Quick Clinical Tip of the day! A quick tip this morning for all your clients wrestling with severe PMS symptoms. I’ve written before about the most common causes/triggers of rough PMS https://schoolafm.com/ws_cli…/root-cause-of-pms/ but a simple zinc supplement can also give tremendous relief. Research shows those with severe PMS are much more likely to have low […]

Microbes, loose stools and fat malabsorption

March 16, 2016 | No Comments | SAFM Team

A Quick Clinical Tip of the day! Many gut microbial infections or overgrowths can cause malabsorption of fats in the intestines.  When your client/patient generally talks about “diarrhea” or loose stools, dive deeper into the discussion and understand the details.  High fecal fat will usually make stools a bit loose, but also lighter in color […]

Educate, Educate, Educate, but Don’t …..

March 6, 2016 | 3 Comments | SAFM Team

 In this video, I share some tips on how to build and sustain such a strong and empowered partnership with your clients and patients that they renew their programs with you over and over and over again.  This can rapidly build a wildly successful practice.  I have had dozens of clients stay with me […]