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The Path to Whole Body Wellness With Risa Groux

Ep. 141

Have you ever wondered why certain diets work better for some people than others? Or why certain people lose weight or see results from working out faster than other people? The answer may be rooted in our physiology and lifestyle. Functional nutrition is a holistic approach to diet that takes a variety of factors into account to determine the best nutritional path for an individual. 

In this episode, functional nutritionist and certified autoimmune coach, Risa Groux, walks us through the pillars of functional nutrition and breaks down how her practice works and why what we consume is so important to our everyday lives. She believes that optimal health comes from assessing root causes and uses functional nutrition guidelines and comprehensive testing to map out these causes. 

Tune in to Episode 141 of REJUVENAGING® and start your journey to whole-body wellness with Risa Groux.

Some Questions I Ask:

  • Who, and when, should somebody decide that they need to see a functional nutritionist? (5:49)
  • Is there a particular diet or guidelines that would be best for me? (13:03)
  • When I hear the word Detox or Cleanse, what is that process? (17:46)
  • Is there a thing such as being too old to make the kinds of changes that you're recommending? (27:12)
  • You did talk about getting some testing done: blood testing, stool testing. I think it's pretty hard to do that over Zoom. How does that happen? (36:33)

In This Episode, You Will Learn:

  • The four major pillars of functional nutrition (3:49)
  • About Risa’s “food frame” methodology (7:53)
  • Risa’s “fab five” supplements for autoimmune (26:08)
  • What Risa urges we do to consume healthier (37:55)
  • Risa’s health recommendation for anyone 50 and older (39:16)


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