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Clinical Neurochemistry & Nutrition 3 (994)

$1,075.00

Topic: Systems Neurochemistry

Credit Hours: This course is part of the 150-hour Neurochemistry and Nutrition Progam.

You will have 1 full year of access to this module, for credit. After you will have All Access to review. It will be added to your account upon purchase

Once you purchase this course, you will be able to access your course through the ‘My Online Learning Portal’ tab instantly. This tab is under the ‘My Account’ tab when logged into the website.

This transaction is non-refundable.

Module 3 – Glucose Regulation, HPA Axis, Gastrointestinal System and Liver
  • How to Use This Course
  • The 4 Neurochemical Priorities (never get lost!)
  • The Road map 
  • How to Work Up a Real Patient
  • The 10 Core Principles 
  • Gastrointestinal Big Picture
  • Review of Modules 1 and 2 through analysis of ELEVEN different real-life cases.
  • Review of Functional/Optimal ranges from Module 1 and 2
  • Glucose Regulation
  • Hormones 101
  • HPA Axis and Adrenal Function
  • Adrenal Glands – Anatomy and Physiology
    • Pregnenolone
    • DHEA
    • Cortisol
  • Glucose Regulation – Insulin, HPA and the Liver
  • Assessing Adrenal Function (the real way)
    • Dynamic Tests
    • Serum DHEA-s
    • Cortisol testing
      • Salivary
      • Urinary
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
    • Addison’ Disease
    • TBI and HPA/Adrenal Function
  • Adrenal Fatigue – does it exist?
  • Overtraining Syndrome – it’s not just for athletes
  • Cushing’s Disease
  • HPA/Adrenal Treatment
    • Lifestyle
    • Supplementation
      • Adaptogens and how to use them
      • And more…
    • Exercise
    • Stress Reduction
  • Peripheral Glucose Regulation
    • C-peptide and insulin
  • Insulin Resistance
    • Causes of insulin resistance
    • Effects of insulin resistance in the brain
  • Hypoinsulinemia
  • Type 2 Diabetes
    • pathophysiology
  • Hypoglycemia
  • Reactive Hypoglycemia
  • Hypoglucocytosis 
  • Glucose Regulation and Autoimmunity
    • Cross Reaaction
  • Type 1 Diabetes
    • Latent Autoimmune Diabetes of the Adult
    • Antibody testing
  • Lab Diagnosis of hyperglycemia
  • Lab Diagnosis of hypoglycemia
  • Glucose Regulation Treatment
    • Therapeutic Targets – what are you shooting for?
  • Diet for hyperglycemia modulation
    • Therapeutic Fasting – how to do ti
  • Supplementation for Glucose Regulation
    • What to use, how much and when to take it
  • Every Case Study details the patient’s presentation, work up, treatment plan and follow up.
  • Case Study – 30 year old woman with Hashimoto’s, depression, anxiety, fatigue
  • Case Study – 14 year old boy with headaches, fatigue and dizziness
  • Gastrointestinal Physiology
    • Digestion
    • Absorption
    • Elimination
    • How to use GI symptoms to triangulate the location of the problem
    • Intestinal Barrier- Anatomy and Function
      • Tight Junctions, Zonulin, Occludin
    • Gut Permeability
    • Hyper-leaky gut
  • SIBO
  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease
  • Support strategies for integrity of the gut barrier
  • Liver physiology
    • Normal Biotransformation
    • Xenobiotics
    • Toxicants
  • How to improve liver function
  • Blood tests for assessing liver function
  • Gluten
    • What is it?
    • What does it do?
  • Celiac Disease
    • Pathogenesis
    • Clinical Features and Manifestations
    • Diagnosis
  • Non-Celiac Gluten/Wheat Sensitivity
  • Testing for Celiac and NCGWS
    • Deep dive into wheat proteome and related markers
  • Gluten-related disorders
  • FODMAPS
    • Low FODMAPS Diet
  • The Anti-Inflammatory Repair Diet
    • What’s allowed, what’s not allowed and why
  • Testing for Food Sensitivities
    • What does it really mean?
    • What are you really testing?
  • Case Study – 38 year old male with fatigue and elevated transaminases
  • Case Study – 64 year old woman with increasing Hemoglobin A1c
  • Case Study – 66 year old woman with chronic diarrhea and fatigue
  • Case Study – 10 year old girl diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

Included in your Tuition: 
  • 25 hours of training with Dr. David Clark
  • All Access to the digital recording of the class
  • Any future updates to the course videos or other materials
  • Re-attendance for life – Retake the class on-site, via livestream or via online, self-paced learning as many times as you’d like for attendance hours. 
  • 25 Neurology Hours towards the ACFN (American College of Functional Neurology) & ACNB (American Chiropractic Neurology Board) with each module
  • Access to the flipped classroom with lifetime updates 
  • 3 months of unlimited access to Medline upon completion of the module
Faculty

Dr. David Clark

Neurology Hours

25 Neurology Hours

Year Recorded

2021

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