An Integrative Approach to Business & Medicine

by Natural Medicine Journal
With integrative medicine set to emerge as the primary form of healthcare in our country, the opportunity for practitioners to reach patients has never been greater—but having both the clinical and business expertise to run and grow a successful practice can be a challenge. In these interviews with 2 of the industry’s top clinical experts, Tieraona Low Dog, MD, and Mimi Guarneri, MD, listeners will learn more about the intersection of (and need for) both clinical and business expertise, as well as the great opportunity that exists for integrative practitioners to positively impact medical care in our country.

Exploring Issues of Ethics and Medicine with Tieraona Low Dog, MD

by Natural Medicine Journal
"There's not enough conversation surrounding the issue of ethics in medicine," states Low Dog in this interview in which she describes practical ways to "clean up our ethical house." Low Dog will be a keynote speaker at the upcoming Ignite Conference, where she will address some of the tough ethical issues that integrative practitioners face today.

Early and Proactive Detection and Treatment of Insulin Resistance

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"Insulin resistance has now reached endemic levels," explains integrative health expert Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN. In this sponsored podcast he describes effective ways for clinicians to identify and treat insulin resistance. He also describes how to motivate patients to comply with treatment.

Challenges and Solutions in Treating Chronic Inflammation: An Interview with Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN

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Leading integrative health expert, Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, describes how clinicians can identify and treat inflammatory issues long before illness sets in. He also describes ways to reverse chronic inflammation including diet, lifestyle, and utilization of the C Cleanse technique.

An Integrative Approach to Enhancing Immunity

by Karolyn A. Gazella
In this sponsored podcast integrative health expert Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, describes a comprehensive approach to identifying immune dysfunction long before illness sets in. He also provides advice regarding diet, lifestyle, and dietary supplements. Jaffe explains why choice is far more significant than genetics and how to counsel patients about reducing immune burden.

Discussing Online Patient Dispensaries with Daniel Kalish, DC, and Julie Beck, DC, MS, CSCS

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If you are thinking about adding an online patient dispensary to your practice or changing your present dispensary, this podcast will provide valuable information about the various features and benefits provided by these technology platforms. The podcast features specific information about wellevate, a new online patient dispensary from Emerson Ecologics.

Pharmacist Ross Pelton Describes the Role of Probiotics in Oncology

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In this podcast, probiotics expert Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN, discusses the use of probiotics to reduce risk of cancer and as an adjuvant treatment. He also tackles tough topics like the number of strains and dosage.

Discussing Probiotics for IBS and IBD with Mark Davis, ND

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In this sponsored podcast Mark Davis, ND, describes how he uses probiotics to treat patients with irritable bowel syndrome and inflammatory bowel disease. He also discusses the latest research and what the future holds for probiotics research.

Understanding Iodine Supplementation: A Conversation with Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO

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In this interview, Natural Medicine Journal's Editor-in-Chief, Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO, explains how she uses iodine supplementation for women with fibrocystic breast changes. She also describes mechanisms of action and the various forms and sources of iodine.

New Medical Conference to be Held In Hawaii

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In this interview, conference organizer Dr. Michael Traub discusses how the Hawaii Doc Talks 2016 medical conference is different than other conferences.

Integrative Medicine Research Series, Episode 6

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As president and chief executive office of the Samueli Institute, Alexandria, Virginia, Wayne Jonas, MD, leads a team of researchers dedicated to the effectiveness and integration of healing-oriented practices and their role in wellness and healthcare. In this interview, he describes challenges of integrative medicine research, recent advancements, and what the future may bring.

Integrative Medicine Research Series, Episode 5

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Deborah Yurgelun-Todd, PhD, professor of psychiatry and director of the Cognitive Neuroimaging Laboratory at The Brain Institute at the University of Utah, Salt Lake City, describes her present research and the research she has conducted on brain supporting nutraceuticals such as citicoline. She also describes the importance of emphasizing risk reduction research and discovering ways to improve late life outcomes specific to brain function.

Health Implications of Toxic Metal Exposure

by Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO
In this interview, Robin Bernhoft, MD, FACS, discusses the health implications of toxic metal exposure and accumulation in the body.

Exploring Bio-Detoxification with Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD

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In this interview, integrative medicine pioneer Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, describes the concept of bio-detoxification and provides practical clinical information on how to safely support toxin elimination in today’s patient population.

Exploring the Health Benefits of the Ancient Grain Einkorn

by Natural Medicine Journal
Find out why the ancient wheat einkorn is well tolerated even by those patients who have severe gluten sensitivity. Why does einkorn contain 30% more protein and significantly higher amounts of other nutrients than modern wheat? With gluten sensitivity on the rise, practitioners are becoming more interested in alternatives for their sensitive patients. Is einkorn the answer?

Integrative Medicine Research Series, Episode 4

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Lorenzo Cohen's research at MD Anderson Cancer Center focuses on mind-body medicine with an emphasis on reducing risk of cancer and helping to prevent recurrence. In this interview, he discusses his current research, as well as challenges and future aspirations associated with integrated medicine specific to oncology.

Understanding the Business of Medicine

by Natural Medicine Journal
Healthcare professionals focus so much of their attention on being the best they can be, but sometimes that just isn’t enough to create a thriving medical practice. In this interview with 3 experts, listeners will learn about enhancing patient retention and optimizing clinic operations.

Integrative Medicine Research Series, Episode 3

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In this interview, Dugald Seely, ND, founder and executive director of the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre, describes the research projects presently underway at the center. He also describes the pragmatic research design that is presently helping to advance the field of integrative research and he discusses the future of integrative cancer research.

Integrative Medicine Research Series, Episode 2

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Since its inception in 2002, the Helfgott Research Institute at National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon, has been studying natural medicine the way it is practiced—using a whole-system, whole-person approach. Heather Zwickey, PhD, the institute's director, explains some of the challenges associated with that approach and also discusses exciting new areas of opportunity that exist for integrative medicine researchers.