Co-hosted by Dr. Cheryl Burdette and Ashley Koff RD, this session will examine detoxification and why it’s one of the most misunderstood health trends currently on the market. Dr. Burdette will take participants through the clinical application of detoxification, including important questions to ask patients, lab tests that can be conducted as well as what integrative practitioners need to understand about true detox. Ashley Koff RD will apply detoxification to everyday life and discuss the foods, nutrients and lifestyle habits that optimize the body’s detox systems.

Learning objectives:

  1. Debunk practitioner and patient myths about detox – what it is and how it works
  2. Map the body’s detoxification system, including phase I and phase II, highlighting the unique functions and nutrient needs of each
  3. Understand the evidence-based role that glucoraphanin plays in the critical phase II enzyme system