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Using Arum Palaestinum in Clinical Practice

by Natural Medicine Journal
10-02-2019 
In this interview, Benton Bramwell, ND, discusses the unique Mediterranean herb Arum palaestinum. Listeners will learn about the traditional use of this herb, as well as current research that helps illuminate its modern-day clinical applications including oncology specifically. Synergy, safety, and dosage will also be discussed.

Essential Fatty Acids in Clinical Practice: A Conversation with Ronald Hoffman, MD

by Natural Medicine Journal
08-07-2019 
In this interview, Ronald Hoffman, MD, describes the scientific research associated with essential fatty acids, specifically omega-3 fats from fish oil. Hoffman touches on some of the controversial research and then focuses on the practical clinical applications that have been confirmed in the scientific literature.

Addressing the Challenge of Mineral Supplementation in Clinical Practice

by Natural Medicine Journal
07-03-2019 
In this interview Stephen Ashmead, MS, MBA, discusses mineral acid chelates and their functions. In addition to discussing mineral supplementation in general, Ashmead delves more deeply into the importance of magnesium and why magnesium chelate is the preferred form.

A Physiology First Approach to Men's Health

by Natural Medicine Journal
06-05-2019 
This podcast interview features integrative health expert Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, who shares his philosophy about addressing men's health issues in clinical practice. Jaffe discusses hormonal balance, prostate health, gastrointestinal health, cardiovascular health, and inflammation.

Restorative Sleep Strategies: A Conversation with Christopher Shade, PhD

by Natural Medicine Journal
05-22-2019 
During this video interview, Christopher Shade, PhD, discusses targeted nutrients to support restorative sleep in patients who are struggling with sleep issues. Shade focuses on the neurotransmitter gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA), key botanicals, cannabidiol (CBD), and tetrahydrocannabinol (THC).

Rethinking Bone Health: A Physiology Before Pharmacology Approach to Healthy Bones

by Natural Medicine Journal
04-03-2019 
During this interview Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, CCN, will share his thoughts on how to safely and effectively enhance and protect bone health. Listeners will learn how acid-alkaline balance impacts bone health, as well as key nutrients that can help support bone density.

Exploring the Role of Probiotics and Brain Health: A Conversation with Ross Pelton, RPh

by Natural Medicine Journal
03-06-2019 
Research is confirming that there is a direct link between the gut and the brain. In this interview, probiotics expert Ross Pelton, RPh, will describe the research associated with probiotics and brain health. The focus of the interview is on cognition and mental health issues such as depression and anxiety and how probiotics may help patients with brain issues.

Insomnia: An Integrative Approach

by Natural Medicine Journal
02-06-2019 
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has called insufficient sleep a public health epidemic. And yet, many of the commonly prescribed medications are not helping most patients. In this interview, John Neustadt, ND, explains why an integrative approach to treating insomnia provides a much more effective alternative to commonly used sleep medications.

Identifying Food Sensitivity and Intolerance

by Natural Medicine Journal
01-02-2019 
When it comes to testing, you can always count on a lively debate about how to best identify food sensitivity and intolerance. In this interview we review recent clinical and mechanistic research on the ALCAT test.

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

by Natural Medicine Journal
10-24-2018 
In this podcast episode, we speak with Ross Pelton, RPh, 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.