Dr. Susan Blum, MD, MPH

Bio

A pioneer in Functional Medicine, Dr. Susan Blum has been treating, healing and preventing chronic diseases for decades. Her passion and dedication for identifying and addressing the root causes of illness through the groundbreaking whole body approach known as Functional Medicine, is helping to transform our healthcare system.

Dr. Blum completed her Internal Medicine training at St-Luke’s Roosevelt Hospital and is Board Certified in Preventive Medicine. She received her masters in Public Health at Columbia University, her Certification in Functional Medicine from the Institute for Functional Medicine and is Senior Teaching Faculty with the Center for Mind-Body Medicine. She founded Blum Center for Health, a revolutionary Integrative Medicine and Lifestyle Education Center in 2011 and is author of "The Immune System Recovery Plan" (2013).

Specialties:

  • Preventive Medicine

Affiliation:

  • Founder of The Blum Center for Health

Location:

  • Rye Brook, NY

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    MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nicotine poisoning is a growing concern for American children, but proposed U.S. federal government regulations alone aren't enough to solve the problem, an expert says.

    The increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes ...Full Article

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    MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nicotine poisoning is a growing concern for American children, but proposed U.S. federal government regulations alone aren't enough to solve the problem, an expert says.

    The increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
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    MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nicotine poisoning is a growing concern for American children, but proposed U.S. federal government regulations alone aren't enough to solve the problem, an expert says.

    The increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Pediatrics:

    MONDAY, Aug. 3, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Nicotine poisoning is a growing concern for American children, but proposed U.S. federal government regulations alone aren't enough to solve the problem, an expert says.

    The increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes ...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sitting too long may be hazardous to your health, even if you exercise regularly, Australian researchers report.

    A new study found that sitting appears to be linked to increased blood sugar and cholesterol levels, whic...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Older smokers who experience migraines appear to be at increased risk of stroke, a new study suggests.

    The study included nearly 1,300 people, average age 68, who suffered migraine headaches with and without aura. Migraine with aura is a migrain...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 30, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Older smokers who experience migraines appear to be at increased risk of stroke, a new study suggests.

    The study included nearly 1,300 people, average age 68, who suffered migraine headaches with and without aura. Migraine with aura is a migrain...Full Article

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    MONDAY, July 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Teenagers who use electronic cigarettes may be more likely to smoke the real thing, new research suggests.

    The study, which included almost 2,100 California high school students, found that one-quarter had ever "vaped" (tried e-cigarettes). Ten pe...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer survivors who continue to smoke view the habit as less risky than survivors who quit, and they're more likely to spend time with smokers, a new study shows.

    Researchers from the American Cancer Society also found that these post-cancer sm...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 23, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer survivors who continue to smoke view the habit as less risky than survivors who quit, and they're more likely to spend time with smokers, a new study shows.

    Researchers from the American Cancer Society also found that these post-cancer sm...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Boa constrictors kill their prey by constricting their blood flow, not by suffocation, a new study shows.

    The study, published July 22 in the Journal of Experimental Biology, challenges the long-held belief that constrictors kill their p...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although more American teens are using marijuana, their use of alcohol and cigarettes has decreased, a new study finds.

    Penn State researchers reviewed information from nearly 600,000 high school seniors surveyed about their substance use betwe...Full Article

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    WEDNESDAY, July 22, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Although more American teens are using marijuana, their use of alcohol and cigarettes has decreased, a new study finds.

    Penn State researchers reviewed information from nearly 600,000 high school seniors surveyed about their substance use betwe...Full Article

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    THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- While overall smoking rates are falling in the United States, a new study points to one exception: Young women who often opt for "very light" smoking.

    The study defined a very light habit as smoking five or fewer cigarettes a day.

    For th...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Addiction Medicine:

    THURSDAY, July 16, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- While overall smoking rates are falling in the United States, a new study points to one exception: Young women who often opt for "very light" smoking.

    The study defined a very light habit as smoking five or fewer cigarettes a day.

    For th...Full Article