Columbia Bank Pass It On Project for FMI

Pass It On Project

The Pass It On Project is a program created by Columbia Bank to partner with small businesses throughout the Northwest to perform services for people whose lives have been adversely impacted by the pandemic or the economic downturn it caused. We were so honored to be selected for this program and wa...

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Our New Wellness Center

We are so excited to announce that we will be moving into our new wellness center on November 23rd! Located at the Ten Mile Crossing development in Meridian, our new Wellness Center has been custom designed with state-of-the-art healthcare features, including an edu...

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A Visit with James Maskell

Our team here at Functional Medicine of Idaho had the fantastic opportunity to talk with James Maskell, a mover and shaker in the functional medicine world and the founder of Evolution of Medicine. Evolution of Medicine is a platform that showcases stories of successful functional medicine practices...

FMI Success Story - Cardiovascular Disease

Success Story: Cardiovascular Disease

What can functional medicine offer in addition to a traditional approach to cardiovascular disease? First, it’s important to note that the best approach is a team-based approach in disease diagnosis and treatment. Adding functional medicine or a root cause analysis to traditional medicine in disease...

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Air Quality Effects on Your Health

Interested in an Austin Air Purifier? We would love to send you more information or help you place a pre-order. Please fill out the form below and one of our team members will give you a call. Name* ...

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Eating Hygiene

By Marianne Green, RD, Functional Nutritionist Eating Hygiene. Have you heard this term? Most people think of the definition in terms of the conditions and measures to ensure the safety of food from production to consumption. Here at FMI, the term eating hygiene is used in terms of  “the method of h...

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Ladies, Let’s Take Charge of Your Heart Health!

Let’s dive into the topic of women’s heart health! Did you know heart disease is the leading cause of death for both men and women? However, women are impacted differently and face unique challenges when it comes to maintaining their heart health. Here is another question – do you know your in...

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Magnesium- the Magic Mineral!

Magnesium is a major mineral, meaning you need it in higher amounts than trace minerals, such as zinc or iron.  The importance of this mineral in your body cannot be under looked- it’s a cofactor for more than 300 enzymatic actions in the body. Magnesium supports DNA-RNA synthesis (by making protein...

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Could you take on COVID-19 with ease?

In parts one and two of our taking on COVID-19 series, one of our providers, Mikayla Todd, talked a lot about what harms and weakens our immune system. Or as she called it, “our virus-fighting machine”. Now let’s talk about what we can do to calm and nourish the immune system to give our bodies the ...

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Approachable Mindfulness

Stressed out? Worried? Anxious?  With all that is going on in our world right now, it is no surprise that stress and anxiety are on the rise. But did you know that all that stress can greatly weaken your immune system and reduce your ability to fight off infections? Research has shown one’s state of...