Functional Medicine 205 - From outside-in, and Inside-out; The Environment-Intestine-Lung Axis
By: ChiroCredit.com, A Division of Surgent Pharmcon LLC

Course Description

Educational Objectives: Identify the risks and complications of long-term PPI Proton Pump Inhibition exposure, complicating factors increasing our risks and their correction, and “best practices” for prescribing this therapy. Demonstrate a hiatal hernia correction technique with a Chiropractic Adjustment Integrate and apply phytotherapy treatment of different causes of dysmotility SIBO, SIFO, IBD, IBS, neuropathy based upon identifying key colonocyte target receptors in both TH1 autoimmune VS TH2 allergic situations. Identify and summarize Metabolic Inflammation, explain its’ triggers, resultant diseases and prescribe treatment for it. Discuss inflammation in the Intestine-Lung axis, apply dietary and lifestyle preventative and corrective treatment. Develop the use of therapeutic “biotics” for asthma, airway inflammation, and atopic disorders, Associate GI and respiratory biodome imbalances with asthma and allergic disorders, and their relationship to allergic sensitization Critique the interaction of the hygiene hypothesis and our “window of opportunity” to prevent asthma and allergic diseases Apply home and office based environmental therapy to help limit daily allergic exposure, allergy and asthma reactions.

Course Details

  • Functional Medicine 205 - From outside-in, and Inside-out; The Environment-Intestine-Lung Axis
  • By:    ChiroCredit.com, A Division of Surgent Pharmcon LLC
  • Instructor:    Grant Shapiro, DC
  • Total CE Hours:    4
  • Course Format:     Online Distance Learning
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  • Course Categories:     DC Continuing Education
  • Course Subjects | CE HOURS:
    • Differential/Physical Diagnosis  -2 CE Hours
    • Lab  -2 CE Hours