Common Symptoms – Show Notes
In this episode of the Health Detective podcast, host Evan Transue speaks with Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, Claudine Francois, about her personal health journey and how she came to embrace a more holistic approach to wellness. Claudine shares her experiences working in a high-stress corporate environment and struggling with health issues such as cystic acne and chronic migraines. She describes how she turned to natural healing and functional medicine after traditional doctors failed to address her condition’s root causes. Claudine reveals her transition from corporate worker to health coach, eventually discovering Functional Diagnostic Nutrition (FDN) and finding it transformational for her health coaching practice. She explains the importance of lab data in identifying health issues and underscores the power of self-advocacy in health and wellness journeys.
00:51 Welcome to the Health Detect Podcast
01:32 Interview with Claudine Francois
03:00 Claudine’s Health Journey
09:16 Discovering Functional Medicine
10:21 The Impact of Emotional Health
22:49 Becoming an Empath
26:07 Discovering Functional Diagnostic Nutrition
28:22 Discovering the Healing Journey
28:39 Uncovering Health Issues through Lab Tests
29:06 The Impact of Stress on Health
29:36 The Power of Data in Health Coaching
30:20 The Importance of Validation in Health
30:49 The Struggles of Overworking and Ignoring Health
31:30 The Journey to Finding FDN
35:40 The Challenges of Entrepreneurship in Health Coaching
37:16 The Power of Community in FDN
49:00 Claudine’s Ideal Client
51:07 The Importance of Self-Advocacy in Health
Where to Find Claudine Francois
More About FDN
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