The number one cause of low thyroid function worldwide is iodine deficiency, but it is NOT the number one cause in the United States. In the United States, the number one cause of low thyroid function is Hashimoto’s Autoimmune Thyroid. Hashimoto’s is an autoimmune attack against thyroid cells, meaning your body’s immune system is targeting […]
Having performed numerous speaking engagements in the community over the past several years in the subject of health, Dr. Folkers noticed the need of a mentoring health program to help others regain their health in a more permanent, safe and effective way, in which education plays a central role.
Using the Envision Wellness Lifestyle blueprint; you harness your simple self-care practices and changes of habit. These practices cover the 4 essential keys to resolving the underlying stressors that lead to the breakdown of health including your endocrine system, detoxification, nutrition and fitness. This program will work for all ages, but offers additional specifics to the middle aged "Baby Boomers".
With over 17 years of experience in the health and wellness area, Dr. Folkers practices chiropractic and functional medicine in Omaha, NE, at his "Envision Wellness Center", where he incorporates nutrition, chiropractic, hormone balance, fitness and permanent weight control. With a background in exercise science, education and physiology from the University of Nebraska at Lincoln, his doctorate is in chiropractic with post graduate education in wellness and functional medicine. Other specialties of practice include nutrition and fitness.