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Victoria Fenton - Functional Medicine Consultant, Nutritionist & Health Coach

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Are You Who You Think You Are?: Nutrition, the Brain and the Self

I recently did some Functional Medicine tests on myself and ended up learning a few things which caused me to completely re-conceptualise my understanding of myself.  This wasn't about understanding my body in a different way, but rather about seeing my actions, behaviours and choices in an entirely different light once I...

Depression – Should You Take SSRIs?

Last week I had four separate patients ask me whether they should 'give up' their anti-depressant medications.  All of these were on some form of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor: Citalopram, Escitalopram or Sertraline. Obviously, my response to all of them was, "I am not a doctor, and I am not your prescribing clinician....

Do You Need to Worry About MTHFR?: Mutations, Methylation and Mental Health

Methylation, and MTHFR SNPs.  When clients come to me, typically these days they have had several tests done already because they have been trying to address their complex health concerns.  It is common that people have had their genetic analysis done through a company such as 23andme and they then approach...