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Why Functional Nutrition is a Future-Focused Field

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on October 18, 2017

Functional nutrition, a type of functional medicine, focuses on using healthy, natural foods to help people improve their health. Functional nutritionists provide flexible, individualized care to each person based on their needs. Each person may have a different functional nutrition treatment based on what will be most effective to improve their physical, mental and even spiritual health.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

5 Things to Look for to Ensure Nutritional Scientific Research is Sound

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on June 19, 2017

As a nutritionist, it’s important to stay up-to-date on the latest nutrition research to provide your clients with evidence-based care. Every day, new scientific research reveals the benefits or harmful effects of foods, from coffee and alcohol, to organic fruits and vegetables. Education for nutritionist can help you stay on top of the latest information, but you can read research on your own, too.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare, Functional Nutrition

Nutrition Graduate is Focused on Ending Dieting for Good

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on June 06, 2017

Christa King is on a mission to end dieting.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Student Profiles

Meet Your Instructor: Julie Guenette, PhD, MScN

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on January 20, 2017

Julie Guenette, PhD, MScN is an instructor in the Functional Nutrition Program at PCC. She teaches Nutrition in Lifecycles.

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Meet the IHP Team

How Nutritionists are Playing a Big Role in the Evolving Paradigm of Healthcare

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on December 28, 2016

Healthcare is constantly changing and transforming as we learn more about ourselves and how the body works. As we understand more about the role nutrition plays in health, such as controlling chronic diseases like diabetes or Celiac disease, nutritionists are playing a vital role in keeping patients healthy and happy.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare, Functional Nutrition

Experience + Expertise, Meet Your Instructor: Julie A. Shivley

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on November 26, 2016

Julie Shivley is the newest member of the PCC Functional Nutrition team and will be teaching the Childbearing years component of Life Stages module.

 

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Topics: Healthcare, Functional Nutrition, Meet the IHP Team, Integrative Healthcare

Meet Your Instructor: Michelle Harreld

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on October 17, 2016

Michelle Harreld, MScN is an instructor with PCC's Institute for Health Professionals. She teaches the Nutritional Counseling Skills module in Functional Nutrition.

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Topics: Healthcare, Meet the IHP Team, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

Experience + Expertise, Meet Your Instructor: Tammera J. Karr

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on October 17, 2016

Tammera J. Karr teaches the Holistic Nutritional Therapy module in the Functional Nutrition program at the Institute for Health Professionals.

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Topics: Healthcare, Meet the IHP Team, Functional Nutrition, Integrative Healthcare

How Functional Nutrition Can Enhance Your Current Massage, Acupuncture, or Chiropractic Practice

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on July 11, 2016

The integration of functional nutrition with your massage, acupuncture, or chiropractic practice satisfies the whole-body approach and belief that our body systems are complex and interdependent. The whole-body approach — or functional medicine — does not divide the body into multiple systems, but rather looks for “the root cause of a collection of symptoms.” Integrating holistic practices can greatly benefit your clients and patients on their journeys toward wellness.  

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare, Functional Nutrition

What to Look for in a Functional Nutrition Program

Posted by PCC Institute for Health Professionals on June 08, 2016

If you believe that whole, real, and nutrient-dense foods are medicine to the body and you have a passion for teaching others how to live healthy and active lives, then becoming a nutritionist may be the best career path for you. If so, it’s important to understand what nutrition programs offer and what things you should consider prior to applying.

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Topics: Healthcare, Integrative Healthcare, Functional Nutrition

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