Insulin Resistance Labs – Leptin

Insulin Resistance Labs – Leptin

Insulin Resistance Labs – Leptin History of Leptin Leptin was discovered in 1994 when Friedman and colleagues performed positional cloning of the ob  gene, responsible for a recessive mutation found decades earlier to cause obesity in the homozygous ob /ob ...

Myeloperoxidase – A Functional Medicine Inflammatory Marker

We measure Myeloperoxidase (MPO) as part of our Functional Medicine health evaluation. It is a part of our “full panel” lab assessment. High levels of myeloperoxidase correlate with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Myeloperoxidase (MPO) is an...
CardiaX

CardiaX

CardiaX Genetic Test for Cardiovascular Disease When it comes to cardiovascular disease, CardiaX is incredibly important for understanding your risk of developing cardiovascular disease as well as hypertension. Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of men and women...

Functional Medicine Approach to Cholesterol

We are a Functional Medicine clinic and we are constantly seeking to identify and treat the underlying cause for disease. Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer in the world so it is a major consideration in our Tulsa, Oklahoma Functional Medicine clinic. This post...
Spectracell Functional Intracellular Nutrition Test

Spectracell Functional Intracellular Nutrition Test

Spectracell is a cell function test not a nutrition test The Spectracell Functional Intracellular Assay (FIA) test is one of the best and most comprehensive lab evaluations of your intra-cellular nutritional status. List to our Podcast on the Spectracell test. Your...

Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP)

The Comprehensive Metabolic Panel (CMP) is a panel of labs evaluating your electrolytes, liver, and kidney function. While it does include several labs it is anything but comprehensive. Electrolytes Sodium (Na) – Potassium (K) – Chloride (Cl) –...