If you find yourself struggling with an overwhelming sense of being tired throughout each day, you may be suffering from fatigue. The functional medicine physicians at FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, understand the complexities of fatigue and can help you find answers about your condition and explore treatments that can help. The process begins with […]

Irritable Bowel Syndrome

As many as 45 million Americans suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS). While IBS symptoms are disruptive, the impact on your overall gut health can have a wide-reaching effect on the rest of your well-being. At FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, the functional medicine physicians provide expert diagnosis and customized treatments to restore your digestive […]


Don’t suffer with itchy, painful skin any longer. Treat your eczema with FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina. Instead of simply treating the symptoms of your flare ups, we take a closer look to understand the root cause of your eczema. Eczema is a broad term that can refer to several different conditions that cause the […]


The itchy, red skin caused by psoriasis can be frustrating, embarrassing and painful. Don’t suffer any longer. At FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, we believe in addressing the root causes and underlying issues causing your psoriasis flare-ups. Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes itchy, red, scaly patches across the body. Psoriasis flare-ups can range […]

Rheumatoid Arthritis

Don’t suffer with painful, aching joints any longer. At FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, we do more than just treat the symptoms—we dive deeper to understand and address the root cause of your rheumatoid arthritis. Call us today to schedule an appointment and start breaking down the barriers to recovery. Inflammation And Rheumatoid Arthritis Rheumatoid […]

MTHFR Specialist

Methylation and the enzyme MTHFR have received a great deal of attention in recent years, and for good reason. Our team at FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, can improve your methylation cycle and help you feel your very best. Schedule an appointment online or by phone today to get started. WHAT IS METHYLATION? Methylation is […]


If you dread bedtime because of insomnia, you’re not alone as at least a third of Americans struggle to fall asleep or stay asleep throughout the night. At FoundationMED in Raleigh, North Carolina, the team of functional medicine physicians take a patient-focused approach and diagnose the true root cause of your sleepless nights before offering […]

HPA Axis Dysfunction

Most of us have some familiarity with cortisol (the primary “stress hormone”). It is important to realize that its function is wide-ranging and intimately related to whether you are in a state of good health or not. When cortisol production and breakdown are appropriate and normal, well – all is usually good. However, when we […]

Dirty Genes

Dr. Lynch wrote the Dirty Genes book to introduce the public to the incredible world of genetics, epigenetics, and methylation. As methylation and epigenetics are key core issues that very much relate to basic physiology – and thus to root-cause and functional medicine, it is important to both understand the nuances of methylation and apply […]

Cardiometabolic Disease

Why Should I Care About Cardiometabolic Disease? Cardiometabolic Disease may be an unfamiliar term for you. In a nutshell, it is a new umbrella term used to define the risk relationship between cardiovascular disease (heart attack, atherosclerosis) and diabetes. The progression of cardiometabolic disease often goes unnoticed for decades … just waiting until frank disease […]