Learn how to work with your doctor to get the care you need, including which tests matter and how to understand the results.
We all deserve a life of vitality—and we all have the potential to create that life for ourselves. In this course Dr. Hyman explains how you can use your own doctor (no matter where in the world you live) to harness the power of Functional Medicine and tackle the root causes of chronic disease.
Discover how and why illness occurs and chart a path to holistic health. Don’t wait for the medical system to fix itself—transform your own healthcare, now!
Once the course begins on December 10, you will receive an email every morning with access to the daily lecture (~20 minutes long). After 72 hours each video will lock, as this encourages all participants to move through the course together. If you want to go at your own pace, you can buy the course (available 12/10).
Day 1: Health Care vs. Sick Care
Day 2: Vital Signs
Day 3: Nutrition
Day 4: Hormones
Day 5: Heart Disease
Day 6: Diabesity
Day 7: Inflammation
Day 8: Metabolism
Day 9: Detoxification
Day 10: Digestion
Here's a brief overview of the day-by-day curriculum:
Day 1 - Health Care vs. Sick Care: Questions to ask your doctor
Day 2 - Vital Signs: Heart rate & heart rate variability, blood pressure, waist-to-hip ratio
Day 3 - Nutrition: Vitamin D, red blood cell size, MTHFR (genetic marker), B12 status, magnesium, zinc, iron
Day 4 - Male & Female Hormones: Testosterone, estrogen, cortisol, complete thyroid hormone panel
Day 5 - Heart Disease: HDL vs. LDL cholesterol, triglycerides (insulin sensitivity), hsCRP (cardiac inflammation), homocysteine (general inflammation), fibrinogen (blood clotting risk), genetic cardiovascular risk
Day 6 - Diabesity: Blood sugar and insulin, APOE (genetic marker for metabolic disorders and Alzheimer's)
Day 7 - Inflammation: CRP (general inflammation), ANA (autoimmune marker), white blood cell count, mycotoxin testing
Day 8 - Metabolism: Mitochondria health, coenzyme Q10 (essential cellular nutrient)
Day 9 - Detoxification: Liver function, mercury and heavy metals testing
Day 10 - Digestion: Microbiome health, food sensitivity, irritable bowel, gut permeability, celiac testing
Dr. Hyman is a practicing family physician, a ten-time #1 New York Times bestselling author, and an internationally recognized leader, speaker, educator, and advocate in his field. He is the Director the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine. He is also the founder and medical director of The UltraWellness Center, chairman of the board of the Institute for Functional Medicine, a medical editor of The Huffington Post, and was a regular medical contributor on many television shows including CBS This Morning, Today Show, Good Morning America, CNN, and The View, Katie and The Dr. Oz Show.
There are so many ways to work with your doctor to get what you need, but it's not something any of us are ever taught. Let’s start a brand new chapter in your wellness journey.
“In my many years practicing medicine, I’ve seen the lives of so many patients completely change for the better. When we dig into their nutritional needs, hormone levels, and other essential areas, we’re able to come up with a customized plan that creates truly amazing results. Throughout this course I want to help you do the same.”