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Dr. Minkoff on Healthcare Champions: Chronic Fatigue

A tired woman in front of the PC. Dr Minkoff talks about chronic fatigue on healthcare champions

Healthcare Champions – a new weekly show that airs on CW44_TampaBay, featuring LifeWorks’ Dr. David Minkoff.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Symptoms and Treatment

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome treatment is not a quick and easy “take this” fix. Chronic fatigue syndrome is almost always more than a single issue. You need a doctor to dig in and get to the heart of the matter. To do the testing and work necessary to locate your symptoms and causes of your chronic fatigue so your personalized treatment of the source of your chronic fatigue can be implemented.

In this video:

  • What is Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
  • How do you test for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
  • What is mitochondria?
  • How is mitochondria related to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
  • How do you diagnose Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?

If you are sick and you have been given a diagnosis and the treatment is not making you better, it’s not the right solution. But there is one. Let us help you find it.

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About Dr. Minkoff

Dr. David Minkoff graduated from the University of Wisconsin Medical School in 1974 and was elected to the “Phi Beta Kappa” of medical schools, the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Fraternity for very high academic achievement. He then completed both a Pediatric Residency and a Fellowship in Infectious Disease at the University of California at San Diego. He worked at the University of California and Children’s Hospitals in San Diego as an attending physician in infectious disease while conducting original research on Ribaviron, a broad spectrum anti-viral agent to fight disease. He also co-directed a neo-natal intensive care unit and worked in emergency medicine. In 1992, Dr. Minkoff’s attended a lecture by Dr. Jeffrey Bland, widely considered the father of functional medicine, during which he had a eureka moment, and began pursuing the alternative health field with a vengeance, studying under the most accomplished thought leaders on natural & integrative healing. In 1997 Dr. Minkoff and his wife set up a small clinic to help friends with their medical problems. What began as an experiment blossomed into LifeWorks Wellness Center, one of the most successful clinics for complementary medicine in the United States.