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Blaming Age for Your Symptoms is Like Blaming the Weather for a Bad Day: Lisa Vasile, 4 Better Health Medicine

"It’s all part of getting older." This is a statement many of us hear daily, not just from our friends but from medical providers. However, age is not the (only) reason for the body breaking down. This  seminar will delve into the 10 reasons our body has'aging symptoms and easy ways to test for and treat them. 

Lisa is a functional medicine nurse practitioner, speaker, educator, and mother of three busy athletes: ages 16, 16 and 21. Lisa started her career with a bachelor's degree in science and nursing from Fitchburg State University then served as a U.S. Army Nurse for five years. She served in the First Echelon during Desert Storm in Germany then served in Hawaii and Alaska. She went on to attain her master's degree from UMass Graduate School in nursing with a sub-specialty in education. Lisa worked as an ob/gyn NP and on the faculty at UMass Graduate School of Nursing, Mass College of cPharmacy and Health Sciences and Mass Bay Community College. Lisa’s enthusiasm for nutrition and functional medicine pushed her to obtain a post master's certification in holistic health followed by a gluten practitioner certification. Lisa is the creator, co-owner and NP at 4 Better Health Functional Medicine practice in Hopkinton, MA. She also supports functional medicine students as a paid online moderator.