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Probiotics and Cancer Prevention: A Conversation with Ross Pelton, RRh, CCN

by Natural Medicine Journal
10-24-2018 
In this podcast episode, we speak with Ross Pelton, RRh, CCN, about the variety of mechanisms of action that probiotics have when it comes to reducing cancer risk. Pelton also talks about colon cancer, H. pylori, and probiotic safety and dosage. Finally, he describes how to support a healthy microbiome with a healthy lifestyle.

Mood and the Microbiome: Exploring the Science and Practice of Microbe Manipulation and the Mind

by Natural Medicine Journal
10-03-2018 
In this podcast, we take a guided journey with noted professor and neuroscientist, Jane Foster, PhD, as she explains how animal models have elucidated the complexities of the gut-brain axis and role of gut microbes in mood and mental wellbeing. From a sound scientific footing, we join practicing psychiatrist, Scot Bay, MD, as he shares his experience with the integration of a mood-targeted probiotic blend in challenging cases and complex therapeutic interventions.

How Postbiotic Metabolites Impact Health: Exploring New Frontiers of Probiotic Science with Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN

by Natural Medicine Journal
09-05-2018 
In this interview, Ross Pelton, RPh, CCN, describes the new science associated with postbiotic metabolites and their impact on health. Listeners will also discover what postbiotic metabolites are and why they are so important to the human microbiome.

A Deeper Exploration of Probiotics and the Gut Microbiome with Donald Brown, ND

by Natural Medicine Journal
08-15-2018 
In this interview, naturopathic physician and probiotic expert Donald Brown, ND, discusses the role of probiotics in supporting the gut microbiome. Brown also describes the mechanisms of action and clinical applications of probiotics, as well as strains, dosages, and potential contraindications.

A Proactive Approach to Reducing Dementia Risk: Maintaining a Healthy Brain Today, Tomorrow, and Years to Come

by Natural Medicine Journal
05-16-2018 
In this interview, naturopathic physician Carrie Decker, ND, describes some of the actions she takes with patients to help reduce the risk of developing dementia and cognitive decline. Her integrative approach includes nutritional and lifestyle assessment, assessment for common risk factors or other potential exposures, and nutritional supplementation to meet her patients individual needs.

Mediterranean Diet: Efficacy, Compliance, and More: An Interview with Nutritionist Jolie Root

by Natural Medicine Journal
04-04-2018 
In this interview, nutrition expert Jolie Root describes the health benefits of the Mediterranean diet and how practitioners can enhance compliance with their patients. Listeners will learn how to effectively utilize this diet in clinical practice.

Addressing Sleep Issues in Clinical Practice: A discussion with Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD

by Natural Medicine Journal
03-07-2018 
There is a significant link between lack of sleep and hormonal, inflammatory, and immune system health. In this interview, Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, describes the connection and then provides information about his comprehensive, integrative approach to sleep issues.

Integrative Dermatology to Clinical Practice: A Conversation with Raja Sivamani, MD

by Natural Medicine Journal
02-07-2018 
Skin conditions are common in many clinical practices. In this interview, dermatologist and researcher Raja Sivamani, MD, describes how an integrative approach can help improve outcomes, especially with difficult to treat dermatological conditions.

Dr. Christopher Shade Discusses the Therapeutic Applications of CBD Oil in Clinical Practice

by Natural Medicine Journal
01-25-2018 
In this video interview, Christopher Shade, PhD, describes the diverse clinical applications of cannabidiol (CBD) oil. Also included is information about safety, dosage, and other issues associated with this somewhat controversial natural substance.

Highlighting the Special Needs of Cancer Survivors: A Conversation with Matt Mumber, MD

by Karolyn A. Gazella
12-06-2017 
More than 15.5 million cancer survivors are currently living in the United States, with more than two-thirds alive five years after their diagnosis. And yet, most survivors report side effects long after treatment and many experience significant distress and fear of recurrence.

Intravenous Therapies in Oncology Practice: A conversation with Paul Anderson, NMD

by Natural Medicine Journal
11-15-2017 
There is growing interest among integrative practitioners about the use of intravenous therapies in their practice. In this interview Paul Anderson, NMD, describes the types of therapies being used in oncology and also discusses treatment considerations, contraindications, and research associated with this area of medicine.

Optimal Detoxification, a Comprehensive, Foundational Approach: Video Interview with Christopher Shade, PhD

by Natural Medicine Journal
11-01-2017 
In this interview, Christopher Shade, PhD, discusses the many factors that can block effective detoxification and how clinicians can address these issues.

Accurately Identifying and Treating Irritable Bowel Syndrome: A conversation with IBS expert Christine Frissora, MD

by Natural Medicine Journal
10-04-2017 
In this interview, gastroenterologist and leading irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) expert Christine Frissora, MD, describes how to effectively diagnose and treat this common disorder. Frissora also discusses the conditions that need to be ruled out when IBS is suspected.

The Elemental Diet for SIBO and Other Gut Conditions

by Tina Kaczor, ND, FABNO
09-06-2017 
In this interview, digestive health expert Lela Altman, ND, LAc, discusses the elemental diet and its use in resting and repairing the gut. The diet is commonly used in patients with small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO), Crohn's disease, colitis, and food intolerances.

Resolving Inhalant Allergies: a Conversation with Dr. Todd Born

by Natural Medicine Journal
08-02-2017 
In this interview, naturopathic physician Todd Born, ND, CNS, describes his approach to treating inhalant allergies. Born explains the intimate relationship between the immune system and allergies and how physicians can support immunity in this patient population.

New Insights Into the Clinical Use of Ascorbate

by Natural Medicine Journal
07-05-2017 
While vitamin C may seem like a straightforward topic, it's actually rather complicated. In this interview, leading integrative medical expert Russell M. Jaffe, MD, PhD, describes some of the clinical complexities associated with this popular nutrient.

The Integrative Treatment of Thyroid Conditions

by Natural Medicine Journal
06-07-2017 
Leading integrative medicine pioneer, Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, describes his philosophy regarding hard-to-treat thyroid conditions. Jaffe starts with proper diagnosis and then takes listeners through to the environmental impact, alkalinizing the body, and using targeted nutrients to provide an individualized approach.

A Physiology-First Approach to Treating Lyme Disease

by Natural Medicine Journal
05-03-2017 
Lyme disease can be a challenging condition to treat. In this interview, integrative medicine expert, Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, describes his treatment approach and also explains the important connection between Lyme disease and small intestinal bacterial overgrowth (SIBO).

Integrative Treatment Considerations for Patients with Eating Disorders: An Interview with Carrie Decker, ND

by Natural Medicine Journal
04-19-2017 
People who currently and have historically struggled with eating disorders often have many eating disorder-related symptoms that respond positively to an integrative approach to treatment. Just like many other chronic health conditions, with appropriately selected interventions, recovery from an eating disorder can be further facilitated with holistic support.

Micronutrient Deficiencies in America

by Natural Medicine Journal
04-19-2017 
In this interview, Tieraona Low Dog, M.D. discusses the state of micronutrient deficiencies in America. Vitamin D, vitamin B6, magnesium, omega-3 fatty acids, and even vitamin C are deficient in tens of millions of Americans. Tieraona Low Dog, M.D. also discusses what can be done to identify and treat what she calls a “hidden epidemic of micronutrient deficiencies.”