Reed Davis is a Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner and Certified Nutritional Therapist.

He is an expert in functional lab testing and holistic lifestyle medicine. He is the Founder of Functional Diagnostic Nutrition® (FDN) and the FDN Certification Course with over 4,000 graduates in 50 countries.

He was the Health Director at a Wellness Center in Southern California for over 10 years and with over 10,000 clients is known as one of the most experienced clinician in his field.

02:20 How Reed Got Into Health and Wellness

  • Started working at a health and wellness center
  • Saw thousands of labs in 10 years
  • Discovered patterns in health
  • HIDDEN: Hormone immune digestion detoxification energy nervous system
  • DRESS: Diet Rest Exercise Stress Supplementation

10:55 Is there a single root cause behind disease or are there multiple?

  • There usually is not one
  • This is metabolic chaos and needs to be sorted holistically

12:20 How does Reed see individuals?

  • Sees individuals and asks questions
  • Runs 5 labs on each person
  • Saliva test, hormones, gut, immune system
  • Reed understands the cluster of symptoms and gets to the root cause
  • Reed also has a health coaching on getting the results from home

27:50 Why are different reasons for hypothyroid symptoms?

  • Stress can be a big factor
  • Reed sees that there are less autoimmune related thyroid cases than people believe

33:10 Why are autoimmune cases going up?

  • Stress usually starts the autoimmune conditions
  • Even if the stress is long gone
  • Daily stressors can take a toll on you
  • This can cause gut dysbiosis

36:50 How prevalent is food sensitivity tests?

  • Food sensitivities are quite common
  • Elimination diets are better than food sensitivities tests

43:45 How To Learn More About Reed

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