Tag Archives: Dr. Murdoc Khaleghi

Best of #AskGreatist – In Case You Missed It!

With outlets like Twitter and Facebook, social media is not just a way to keep in touch with old friends. Now, more than ever before, the world is at your fingertips. Want to know the guidelines for ‘organic’ food? Google … Continue reading

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Better Alternative To An Office Visit, Or The Only?

The one thing most people expect when they go to see their doctor: the physical exam. The physical exam is meant to help identify and prevent different ailments by inspecting different aspects of the human body. It has become a … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: The Wrap-Up

Over the last several weeks, our Medical Director Doctor Murdoc Khaleghi has walked us through the ins and outs of WellnessFX Baseline. From the latest and greatest predictor of heart disease to the connection between the sunshine vitamin and chronic … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: Electrolytes – They Make You Tick

Heart. Liver. Kidney. Blood pressure. All things any health-conscious person wants to keep in check. Electrolytes are a big part of all of this. Simply put, they are in every cell of the body, and are essential for various life … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: The Kidneys

We can’t live without our kidneys. Luckily, we are born with two, and if one goes on an extended vacation the other can step up and do the job, but without both, we’re toast. The kidneys are responsible for filtering … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: Love Your Liver

Three guesses to what’s the largest internal organ in your body and has more than 500 functions? (don’t look at the title) Yep, that’s right: the liver! Many people wouldn’t be able to tell you why the liver is important … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: Happy Thyroid for A Happy Life

Twelve percent of people have some sort of thyroid disease. That’s 1 out of every 8. Of those, sixty percent don’t know that they have it. All things considered, that means you have a 1 in 14 chance of having … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: The Many Functions of Vitamin D

Have you ever been jealous of plants? They have the awesome ability of turning sunlight into usable energy, or food. Believe it or not, us humans have a similar skill. We can use the energy of the sun directly to … Continue reading

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Biomarker Series: Lipoprotein(a) – The Unwanted Guest in Cardiovascular Health

You know that friend, family member, or co-worker who always seems to be trouble? You can’t pinpoint exactly what it is about them that makes the sun all of a sudden hide behind the clouds or guarantees a tightly knitted … Continue reading

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Why Is It So Hard To Get The Tests You Need?

Here at WellnessFX we offer affordable blood testing which includes a wide variety of biomarkers to give you a comprehensive picture of your health. We realize that a lot of the markers we test (which have been shown to be … Continue reading

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