Mark Hyman, M.D. | Civil Eats


Mark Hyman, MD, has dedicated his career to identifying and addressing the root causes of chronic illness through a groundbreaking, whole-systems approach known as functional medicine. A family physician and six times #1 New York Times best-selling author, he is an internationally recognized leader, speaker, educator and activist in his field. Mark is founder and medical director of The UltraWellness Center, chairman of the board of the Institute for Functional Medicine, and was awarded its 2009 Linus Pauling Award for Leadership in Functional Medicine.  He is a board member the Environmental Working Group, of the Center for Mind-Body Medicine, advisor to Dr. Mehmet Oz’s HealthCorps and the Dr. Oz Show.  He is a medical editor of the Huffington Post. He co-created The Daniel Plan with Rick Warren, Dr. Oz and Dr. Amen, a faith based initiative that helped a church lose 250,000 pounds.   Please join him in helping us all take back our health at, follow him on Twitter @markhymanmd and on Facebook at

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