What is Functional Nutrition and How Can it Help You?
whole into consideration. When there is a lack of health functional
nutrition looks for the root cause or main contributing factors.
Objective tests are used and may include blood, saliva, stool or muscle
tests in addition to a comprehensive history and physical exam. Once the
results are analyzed the doctor creates a detailed plan to help support
the function of the involved systems. Interventions can include supplements, dietary and lifestyle modifications.
We are constantly bombarded with choices, choices of what to put IN and ON our bodies and HOW to respond to situations or stress. The easy options are often the worst for us in terms of how they impact our health. We catch ourselves reaching for the soda or energy drink instead of water and a 10 minute walk outside, or reacting angrily to a stressful situation instead of taking a moment to let emotions settle. Functional nutrition helps people learn to choose the healthier options and develop healthier habits.
Meet the Doctors
When you join our community, you not only experience a story like so many but will be adding your story to a community of wonderful and exceptional individuals who have developed their Wellness Story! Dr. Lint and Dr. Mallon are adamant about getting to the root of the problem and providing modalities along side chiropractic treatment. Getting our patients pain free is just the start. We ultimately want them to find optimal health.
Dr. Steven Lint
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Steven C. Lint is a Chiropractic Physician who received his Doctor of Chiropractic Degree at Palmer College of Chiropractic's Florida Campus. Dr. Lint has also devoted many hours to the study of clinical nutrition. When he is not at the office, Dr. Lint enjoys playing music at his church. Before becoming a chiropractor, he earned his Bachelor of Art's degree in music from West Virginia University playing the violin. He is also a die hard Mountaineer, Pirates, Steelers, and Penguin's fan.
Dr. Emily Mallon
Doctor of Chiropractic
Dr. Emily Mallon, DC was born and raised in Tanner, WV (central WV). She was active in dance and sports as she grew up. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College where she graduated with honors, majoring in Biology and Chemistry. She matriculated to Palmer College of Chiropractic in Davenport, IA where she graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2006.