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Jill Carnahan, MD
Works at Flatrion Functional Medicine
Attended University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Lives in Denver, Colorado
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Jill Carnahan, MD - Your Functional Medicine Expert
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Dr. Jill is Your Functional Medicine Expert!  She uses functional medicine help you find answers to the cause of your illness and the nutritional and biochemical imbalances that may be making you feel ill. Functional medicine is personalized medicine that deals with root cause of disease instead of just treating symptoms. Dr Jill will search for underlying triggers that are contributing to your illness through cutting edge lab testing and tailor the intervention to your specific needs as an individual. She may use diet, supplements, lifestyle changes or medication to treat your illness but will seek the most gentle way to help your body restore balance along with the least invasive treatment possible. She seeks to promote wellness and create hope, health and healing by working with you!

Dr. Carnahan moved to Boulder Colorado in 2010 to join medical partner, Dr. Robert Rountree and practice Functional Medicine consulting. She is accepting new patients at their office in Boulder, Colorado - Boulder Wellcare, Inc. & Flatiron Functional Medicine.

Dr. Carnahan is board certified in both Family Medicine (2006) and Integrative Holistic Medicine (2005). She founded the Methodist Center for Integrative Medicine in 2009 and worked there as Integrative Medical Director until October 2010. She completed her residency at the University of Illinois Program in Family Medicine at Methodist Medical Center and received her medical degree from Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Bio-Engineering at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana.

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12 year cancer survivor and passionate lifelong learner and healer
Education
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    BS BIoEngineering, 1994 - 1998
  • Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine
    Medical Doctor, 1998 - 2003
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Functional Medicine Expert
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  • Flatrion Functional Medicine
    Founder/Medical Director, 9 - present
  • Methodist Medical Center
    Medical Directo, 2006 - 9
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Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS): When Histamine Goes Haywire...
Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS): When Histamine Goes Haywire... Mast cells are present in most tissues throughout the human body, especially connective tissue, skin, intestinal lining cardiovascular system, nervous system, and reproductive organs. They...
Mast Cell Activation Syndrome (MCAS): When Histamine Goes Haywire... Mast cells are present in most tissues throughout the human body, especially connective tissue, skin, intestinal lining cardiovascular system, nervous syst...
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How the Immune System can Control Your Behavior
If someone you love is experiencing depression or finding less pleasure in social activities, you might want to look deeper.   It is quite possible that hidden infection or inflammatory condition may be causing the changes you observe.  Have compassion...th...
If someone you love is experiencing depression or finding less pleasure in social activities, you might want to look deeper. It is quite possible that hidden infection or inflammatory condition may be causing the changes yo...
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Is a Hidden Infection Causing Your Fatigue? Are you suffering from unrelenting fatigue that doesn't seem to respond to any intervention?  Perhaps you've asked your doctor to check your thyroid function and it came back normal.  Perhaps you've been testing f...
Is a Hidden Infection Causing Your Fatigue? Are you suffering from unrelenting fatigue that doesn't seem to respond to any intervention? Perhaps you've asked your doctor to check your thyroid function and it came back norma...
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I am suffering from severe fatique and pain all over. More muscle than bone. My siGa on my stool test is 1 - 419,725.83 and 2 - is 1,381,318.49. Both with a normal of 1000. Can you help me?
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Glyphosate Toxicity: What you don't know might kill you!
Glyphosate is the active ingredient in the popular herbicide, Roundup.  Glyphosate toxicity is a big deal and what you don't know just might kill you!  Many people routinely spray their lawns with this chemical unaware of the toxicity.   In the United State...
Glyphosate is the active ingredient in the popular herbicide, Roundup. Glyphosate toxicity is a big deal and what you don't know just might kill you! Many people routinely spray their lawns with this chemical unaware of the...
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If you know me well, you know one of the highlights of my week is the Farmer's Market in Boulder, Colorado.  Getting my weekly supply of seasonal dark leafy greens and fresh vegetables from local farmer's like  Red Wagon Organics  for my smoothies and juice...
If you know me well, you know one of the highlights of my week is the Farmer's Market in Boulder, Colorado.  Getting my weekly supply of seasonal dark leafy greens and fresh vegetables from local farmer's like Red Wagon Organ...
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NEW POST: Food induced microbial changes in the gut micro biome
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How the Immune System can Control Your Behavior
If someone you love is experiencing depression or finding less pleasure in social activities, you might want to look deeper.   It is quite possible that hidden infection or inflammatory condition may be causing the changes you observe.  Have compassion...th...
If someone you love is experiencing depression or finding less pleasure in social activities, you might want to look deeper. It is quite possible that hidden infection or inflammatory condition may be causing the changes yo...
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Seven Reasons a Brain Injury can Destroy Your Gut!
Seven Reasons a Brain Injury Can Destroy Your Gut According to the CDC , incidence of hospital visits for traumatic brain injury have increased over the past decade.  It is one of the leading causes of disability world-wide.  You may know that the gut and b...
Seven Reasons a Brain Injury Can Destroy Your Gut According to the CDC, incidence of hospital visits for traumatic brain injury have increased over the past decade. It is one of the leading causes of disability world-wide. ...
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Have you been feeling the pressure to make New Year's Resolutions that you know you won't keep? It's the beginning of another year... a blank canvas on which to write out all your dreams and goals. You may be reminiscing about all the wonderful things las...
Have you been feeling the pressure to make New Year's Resolutions that you know you won't keep? It's the beginning of another year... a blank canvas on which to write out all your dreams and goals. You may be reminiscing abou...
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Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): The New Treatment You've Never Heard of...
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN):  The treatment you've never heard of... Why haven't you heard about this amazing new breakthrough for conditions ranging from autoimmunity to cancer?  Perhaps because as of yet no company has stepped forward with the billions of d...
Low Dose Naltrexone (LDN): The treatment you've never heard of... Why haven't you heard about this amazing new breakthrough for conditions ranging from autoimmunity to cancer? Perhaps because as of yet no company has stepp...
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Drinking Pure Water: A Overlooked Key to Optimal Health!
Talking about pure drinking water may seem a bit boring but making sure that you are adequately hydrated and that the water you drink is free of chemicals and toxins is paramount to your health.  Perhaps nothing is more basic but more important! Did you kno...
Talking about pure drinking water may seem a bit boring but making sure that you are adequately hydrated and that the water you drink is free of chemicals and toxins is paramount to your health.  Perhaps nothing is more basic...
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Diet-induced Changes in the Gut Micro-biome
Diet-Induced Dysbiosis of the Intestinal Microbiota and the Effects on Immunity and Disease Read full article  HERE Kirsty Brown   † , Daniella DeCoffe   † , Erin Molcan and Deanna L. Gibson   * Department of Biology, University of British Columbia Okanagan...
Diet-Induced Dysbiosis of the Intestinal Microbiota and the Effects on Immunity and Disease Read full article HERE Kirsty Brown  †, Daniella DeCoffe  †, Erin Molcan and Deanna L. Gibson  * Department of Biology, Universi...
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