Health Educator, Digestive Wellness Expert Author of: Healing Digestive Illness
“I trust Russell more than any Health Counselor I have ever worked with. He is an extremely knowledgeable and kind man.”
I am 44 years old and work part-time as a Dental Hygienist. I had been suffering for many years with chronic constipation. About 5 years ago it became much worse. Not just being constipated but every time I ate, my stomach became so distended, I looked nine months pregnant, feeling so sick and in so much pain. This became such a debilitating and sad situation...
In June, 2014 I had a total knee replacement. I had been suffering with osteoarthritis for approximately 2 years and because of the constant pain and the inability to walk properly I decided to have surgery.
In the weeks after surgery I was not feeling like myself and was concerned that I was not recovering properly. I talked to my Doctor and complained about feeling tired, lethargic, lackluster, always wanting to sleep, no energy at all, and he said it was just the normal recovery...
I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis (UC) in 2000 at the age of 15. I had been losing weight, experiencing fainting spells and most disconcerting was the extreme abdominal pain, diarrhea and of course the telltale sign of UC; blood. The doctors showed me a photo of the inside of my colon that they took during my first colonoscopy. Like most people, teenagers, in particular, I had never given much thought to my insides. And there, just like that, I was looking at...
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We see a world where everyone is being more completely nourished through a better understanding of the principles of Functional Nutrition. We see a world where everyone’s health is constantly improving as a result of the more consistent translation and application of these principles into daily practices and habits that serve to restore, maintain and optimize our total health and well-being; body-mind-spirit-soul. We are The Center for Functional Nutrition. We have been providing health and wellness services since 1980.