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Environmental Health: Insights & Education

Biotransformation Pathways & Toxic Exposures

We have learned a great deal in recent years about how toxins affect us, where they originate, and how to improve our ability to detoxify. Understanding toxicity and taking practical steps to improve biotransformation and elimination of toxicants are essential and critical pieces in any integrative approach to a patient’s health and well-being.

Explore more below about the biochemistry and genetics of biotransformation pathways, connections of organ system dysfunctions to potential toxic exposures, available laboratory evaluations useful in working up a toxin-exposed patient, and various treatment approaches.

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Functional Medicine Advanced Practice Modules® (APM) Environmental Health

November 19-21, 2021 | Live Stream Icon Live Stream Available | Up to 17.25 CME Credits

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This module will review the foundational biochemistry and genetics of biotransformation pathways, connect organ system dysfunctions to potential toxic exposures, and detail the available laboratory evaluations useful in working up a toxin-exposed patient. This program also uses a case-based, integrated approach to deliver effectively the tools necessary for clinicians to diagnose and treat the toxic component of their patients’ total health pictures. 

+ Clinical competencies to be mastered through the module
 
+ CME Information

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