Stress plays a role in many health conditions seen in clinical practice today. About one-third of patient visits to a healthcare provider are directly correlated to a stressor. Dr. Joel Evans investigates the impact stress has on the body. He demonstrates how to support patients with a Functional Medicine approach. Dr. Evans explores the biochemical pathways that are affected by stress and how to promote homeostasis in the body again.
Originally aired November 29, 2018
Joel Evans, MD is the Director of The Center for Functional Medicine in Stamford, CT, a member of the core faculty of both The Center for Mind/Body Medicine and The Institute for Functional Medicine, and formerly an assistant clinical professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Women’s Health at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He is a nationally recognized wellness expert, educator, author, and physician specializing in nutrition, functional medicine, mind/body medicine, and spirituality. Having pursued studies in spirituality, metaphysics, and personal transformation for many years, Dr. Evans has recently created a core curriculum designed to share ancient spiritual wisdom with others in order to help bring health and happiness into their lives.
Watch a preview of the video series below.