Alexandra, founder and owner of Functional Nutrition NYC, has a Master of Science in Human Nutrition and Functional Medicine from the University of Western States, and holds a certification in Holistic Nutrition from the American College of Healthcare Sciences.Alexandra has successfully worked with clients suffering from irritable bowel syndrome, thyroid dysfunction, autoimmune disease, metabolic syndrome/overweight, chronic fatigue, and more. She creates tailored nutrition-based protocols including supplement and lifestyle prescriptions. She also collaborates on research and speaking engagements with fellow practitioners in New York City.
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Turmeric benefits are numerous. The turmeric plant (Curcuma longa) belongs to the family of ginger. It has anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antimicrobial properties (1). Turmeric has curcumin, which is a major bioactive compound. In herbal treatment, it is used in […]