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Official Bio

Dr. Sara DeFrancesco is a holistic, root cause Naturopathic Doctor, Licensed Acupuncturist, and the founder of Thriving Force – an investigative medicine clinic that specializes in digestive, immune, and brain health problems. Dr. DeFrancesco helps people turn their brain and health back on by healing root cause metabolic problems (like overlooked inflammatory triggers, stealth infections, and nutritional deficiencies) combined with holistic neuroscience so you can heal the cause of what is preventing you from being well.

Using the synergy of holistic medicine, functional medicine testing, neuroscience, and mind-body medicine Dr. DeFrancesco partners with patients to heal digestive problems, fatigue, insomnia, anxiety, depression, brain fog, memory problems, and autoimmune-neurological conditions. This approach focuses on investigating and identifying the root cause of your health problems to remove obstacles to healing and correct imbalances, allowing dysfunctional systems to heal.

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Speaking Inquires

Dr. DeFrancesco is passionate about educating the public and practitioners about the gut-brain connection, especially mood problems such as anxiety, panic disorder, depression as well as memory and autoimmune-neurological conditions.

Speaking topics include:

  • The Guts You Need To Heal Your Brain
  • Gut Bugs Talking: The Real Voice Behind Cravings, Mood, & Brain Health
  • Mood Myths: How To Heal Overlooked Causes Of Brain, Mood, & Memory Problems

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