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Mood & Mitochondria

Presenter: Peter Bongiorno, ND, LAc 

Learn the key evidence that shows mitochondrial dysfunction as a contributor to mood disorder and mental illness.

Specific topics addressed include:

  • Learn the basics of how the mitochondria create energy and keeps nervous system health
  • Learn how to best assess mitochondrial dysfunction using clinical intake and laboratory testing
  • Discuss mitochondrial toxicity: learn which conventional medications, metabolic processes and environmental toxins are most likely contributing to mitochondrial dysfunction
  • Learn which lifestyle, food, and naturopathic therapies can help heal the mitochondria to ensure best mood