Is Hypothyroidism a Risk Factor for Diabetes?

Is Hypothyroidism a Risk Factor for Diabetes? Hypothyroidism and diabetes are two hormone-related conditions that affect millions worldwide. While these two conditions involve distinct hormones and bodily processes, recent research has suggested a potential connection between them. In this article, we will explore hypothyroidism and diabetes, their symptoms, and how symptoms of hypothyroidism might lead […]

What Natural Supplements are Good for Stress?

Stress is a natural reaction to pressure. In our modern-day world, that pressure can come from many sources – economic concerns, relationship problems, the media, etc. While everyone encounters a little stress in their lives, overwhelming, chronic stress can trigger a wide array of health issues. Over time, stress can take its toll on our […]

Can diabetes cause coronary heart disease?

Diabetes and coronary heart disease (CHD) are two of the most common diseases in the USA. Millions of people struggle with one or both conditions and when Dr. Lukaczer works with diabetes patients, they often ask about the long-term effects of the disease. As a chronic illness, diabetes can lead to negative secondary issues if […]

Does insurance cover functional medicine?

“Does insurance cover functional medicine?” This is one of the most frequently asked questions Dr. Lukaczer’s functional medicine practice gets from new patients. New patients are also curious about what functional medicines services are covered and whether there are options for individuals who don’t have insurance. The answer is complicated – some insurance providers cover […]

Can hormones affect mental health?

A Functional Medicine Perspective In recent years, the field of functional medicine has shed light on the intricate relationship between hormones and mental health. Hormones, the chemical messengers in our bodies, play a crucial role in regulating various physiological processes, including mood, cognition, and emotional well-being. When imbalances occur, they can significantly impact mental health, […]

Find Health Classes in Tacoma

Washington state is known for its natural beauty and healthy lifestyles. We enjoy hiking, biking, and outdoor activities that keep us physically fit. Farmers markets fill our weekends and we might even enjoy a cold kombucha or a hot cup of tea every now and then. And chances are, you take pride in maintaining a […]

What Makes Functional Medicine Health Classes so Effective?

First, let me thank you for showing an interest in our functional medicine group health classes. In the old days, you would have had to move to Seattle to attend my group functional medicine health classes. Fortunately, you can now take group functional medicine classes online from anywhere you have access to the internet. If […]