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Super Myer’s Cocktail IV

The Myer’s Cocktail that you all know and love— but more! SO much more. Say hello to the newest, most nutrient packed addition to our infusion room. Our Super Myers cocktail is double the hydration combined with a therapeutic mixture of four of our most valuable nutrient blends.  
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Foundations of Healing

When you compare functional medicine and conventional medicine, one of the most notable differences is that functional medicine requires the patient to be an active, working participant in their care. More often than not, a patient's willingness to put in the work and take ownership of their daily choices will be the key to their success (or failure).
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Mold

Really? A little mold? What's the big deal? Well, the thing about mold is....actually there's a lot of things that make it super frustrating. Symptoms are vague, and usually present like a million other things, until you rule all the other things out and finally land on mold.
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Is Functional Medicine Covered by Insurance?

”Do you accept insurance?” This is a question we get asked all the time at Nebraska Functional Medicine. And we get it! It is a decision that must be taken seriously and should fit your individual needs. I'm going to go through why we do not accept insurance in hopes it makes more sense to you.
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Hormones

Hormones: The type of testing matters!

If you take a blood sample or saliva sample and attempt to measure sex hormones, you are going to get a reading of only that very specific moment in time. If we measure you a couple hours later, it could be vastly different. So how can we know that it truly represents your overall hormone production?
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Hormones

Just say NO to Hormonal Pellets

Hormonal pellets. They are all the rage locally right now. But we're here to say we are NOT fans! At all. Ever. Nope. Nada. (Get the point?)
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Coffee Isn’t Just For Drinking

Our office is all about detoxification--sweating, breathing, urinating, and of course, pooping. Coffee has several health benefits, which come in handy when needing to detoxify. If you haven't caught on yet, I'm talking about using coffee as an enema, aka inserted rectally. 
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Health Benefits of Saunas

Did you know that 99% of people in Finland use a sauna once a week? And did you know that we at Nebraska Functional Medicine have the very BEST sauna? Not only is it infrared, it is all three wavelengths: near, far, and mid. These rays are what nature brings us. Those warm, healing rays from the sun? Those are it! It's not like dry, desert heat when you sit in an infrared sauna. It's heat that radiates deep within your body; warming you up from the inside out. 
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The Importance of Castor Oil

The numerous benefits of castor oil use have kept this ancient remedy relevant even today.
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Functional Medicine: The What, Why, and How

You’ve probably come across this blog post wondering if functional medicine is right for you or a family member. Or maybe you know someone who raved about their success with functional medicine. Either way, it can often be a struggle to explain the concept– I’ll do the best I can.
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