Dr. Bruce Hoffman joins Pandora Peoples to discuss the origins of The Hoffman Centre and the benefits of the integrative approach to functional medicine.
Patient self-advocacy, combined with a serious intent to do what it takes to get well, is always at the root of successful health outcomes.
In our last post, we discussed how most diagnoses don’t just fall innocently out the sky at some point in life’s trajectory and how easy it is, once a diagnosis has been made, for patients to objectify the diagnosis as something separate from themselves, the choices they have made and the life they have lived.
Mahatma Gandhi said, “One of the greatest tragedies of modern medicine is that it’s just way too effective.” Put quite simply, traditional medicine works. Dr David Simon gives the following example: Let’s say that before you go to bed at night, you drink a half a quart of vodka with a cheeseburger and wake up…