As we discuss in this episode, Jennifer had a monumental struggle with her health, a battle that cost hundreds of thousands of dollars and more than 15 years of her life.
She has a background in education and combines this with various health/life coaching methods she has learned as well as functional medicine to help her clients back to health.
Getting In Touch With Jennifer
1:50 – How a trip to Central America led to many years of chronic health issues
5:10 – The symptoms that would lead to years of a long health struggle
11:30 – Some of the conditions that Jennifer was diagnosed with; Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Immune Deficiency Syndrome, Mast Cell Activation Syndrome, Lyme Disease, Interstitial Cystitis.
12:50 – A treatment with an integrative doctor that cost well over $200, 000…
17:25 – How removing a 20 cm cyst from Jennifers liver led to huge improvements in her health and resolved the Mast Cell Activation Syndrome
21:53 – The next health event that led to a complete and utter breakdown on all levels
25:45 – How Jen started to unravel the complicated health picture that had developed as a result of many years of sickness and drug therapy
27:18 – The importance of addressing physical stressors while working on the emotional/spiritual plane
33:45 – The stress chronic illness can put on a relationship
38:15 – The philosophy that Jennifer’s father passed on to her that has become the underpinning of her life and practice.
41:45 – The way in which Jennifer works with her clients and the reason why she prefers a package approach to working with her clients
47:00 – The way Jennifer layers her treatments
51:45 – The functional tests that Jennifer uses in her practice
56:35 – Jennifer’s health these days