functional medicine

[ fuhngk-shuh-nl med-uh-sin ]

  1. individualized medical care that recognizes the interactions between genetic and environmental factors and between the body's interconnected systems.

Origin of functional medicine

First recorded in 1990–95

Words Nearby functional medicine Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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