The Overlooked Artery Adversary – Knowing Your Levels Could Save Your Life

By Tucson Functional Medicine on September 11, 2023 0 Comments

Most traditional physicians almost always order a standard lipid panel, which includes total cholesterol, triglycerides, LDL cholesterol, and HDL cholesterol. Unfortunately, this standard lipid test will put most people at risk, causing plaque to silently build up in their arterial walls if this one test is not ordered. Most people, have not even heard of … Continue Reading


Vitamin K May Boost Lung Health

By Tucson Functional Medicine on August 28, 2023 0 Comments

A new, large study published in ERJ Open Research suggests that people with low vitamin K levels have less healthy lungs. They are more likely to report having asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and wheezing. The critical researcher, Dr. Torkil Jespersen of Copenhagen University Hospital and the University of Copenhagen in Denmark suggests that his … Continue Reading