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Spring Allergies: a holistic approach with Dr. Gary Weiner

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Mon, 04/07/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Spring Allergies: a holistic approach with Dr. Gary Weiner

If you suffer from allergic symptoms in the spring (or any other time), your symptoms may be telling you something valuable, that it may be time to clean things up, make changes, look more deeply at your health. The phenomenon of “allergy” in your body can be related to problems such as chronic fatigue, upper respiratory illness, asthma, eczema, sinus problems, even serious auto-immune diseases.   This spring, listen to your stuffiness, itchy or watery eyes,  congestion, sinus pain, sneezing, or whatever your particular symptoms are.   Your symptoms may be telling you secrets that hold the keys to  unlock other mysteries about your health.  Host Dr.

The Wahls Protocol: How I Beat Progressive MS with Dr. Terry Wahls

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Mon, 03/17/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Wahls Protocol: Treating Autoimmunity with Dr. Terry Wahls

An integrative approach to healing chronic autoimmune conditions by a doctor, researcher, and sufferer of progressive multiple sclerosis (MS) whose TEDx talk is already a web sensation
 

The 7-Day Allergy Makeover with Dr. Susanne Bennett

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Mon, 03/10/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The 7-Day Allergy Makeover with Dr. Susanne Bennett

THE 7 DAY ALLERGY MAKEOVER lays out action-oriented, step-by-step instructions on how to uncover the root cause of allergies, and how to make simple but specific changes that can stop allergy symptoms from recurring. What began as a mother’s desperation to save her son has led to a comprehensive program that helps a broad range of allergy sufferers heal themselves naturally. As an allergy specialist, Dr. Susanne Bennett sees roughly 100 patients a week. They come to her after exhausting every resource: doctors, medicines, creams, shots, you name it. They suffer from hives, sneezing, headaches, asthma, muscle aches, swelling and digestive problems, and more. THE 7 DAY ALLERGY MAKEOVER, based on 23 years of Dr.

A Nation in Pain by Judy Foreman

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Mon, 03/03/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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A Nation in Pain by Judy Foreman

In A NATION IN PAIN science-writer Judy Foreman covers all of the crucial aspects of the nation's chronic pain problem,  from recent advances in the neurobiology and genetics of pain, to the striking gender disparities in its treatment, to the politics and science underlying the country’s wrenching “opioid wars,” to the latest research on traditional treatments such as surgery and drugs, as well as a realistic assessment of the effectiveness of exercise and alternative remedies such as marijuana, acupuncture, massage and chiropractic.  As a person who has had severe chronic pain herself, Judy Foreman blends her experience as a patient with her career of 40 years as one of the country’s top science writers and the winne

Beat the Heart Attack Gene with Amy Doneen

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Mon, 02/17/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Beat the Heart Attack Gene

In BEAT THE HEART ATTACK GENE, Bale and Doneen provide readers with tools to partner with their doctors in creating a personal care plan based on their own unique cardiovascular risk factors.  Learn about widely available, inexpensive tests that can reliably identify the early signs of cardiovascular disease up to thirty years before it escalates into a silent killer.  Learn how to tailor lifestyle changes – including diet, exercise, and supplements – to one’s unique specific conditions and genetic make-up.

Healthy at Home: Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions by Dr. Tieraona Low Dog

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Mon, 02/10/2014 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
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Healthy at Home: Get Well and Stay Well Without Prescriptions by Dr. Tieraona Low Dog

The Calorie Myth by Jonathan Bailor

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Mon, 02/03/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Calorie Myth by Jonathan Bailor

Jonathan Bailor is a former personal trainer, the host of a popular syndicated health radio show, an expert in nutrition and exercise, and the author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Calorie Myth: How to Eat More, Exercise Less, Lose Weight and Live Better.  Learn why Bailor thinks the calorie-in/calorie-out model is wildly inaccurate, and an ineffective way to lose weight, and what he believes the current science is telling us about a saner, more realistic approach to achieving and maintaining a healthy weight, and lowering cardiovascular and diabetes risk.  Dr. David Naimon hosts.
 

John Kallas and his book: Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate

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Mon, 01/13/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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John Kallas and his book: Edible Wild Plants: Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate


Botanist, nature photographer, writer, and founder of Wild Food AdventuresJohn Kallas discusses his new book Edible Wild Plants:  Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate.  Learn how to identify, harvest and prepare nutritious and delicious wild greens within walking distance of your kitchen.

Super Immunity with Dr. Joel Fuhrman

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Mon, 01/06/2014 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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Super Immunity with Dr. Joel Fuhrman


Why do some of us get sick with greater frequency than others? What makes us more susceptible to illness? Are we doomed to get sick when our coworkers and family members do? Is there a secret to staying healthy?  Joel Fuhrman, M.D., a leading expert and board-certified medical specialist in prevention and reversing disease, offers a comprehensive guide to become resistant to colds, influenza and other infections.  Based on the latest scientific research, Super Immunity shows us how we can supercharge our immune system to protect our bodies against disease.

The Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Solution with Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum

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Mon, 12/16/2013 - 11:00am - 11:30am
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The Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Solution with Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum

Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D. is a board certified internist and nationally known expert in the fields of chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, sleep and pain.  Millions of Americans have turned to Dr. Teitelbaum’s landmark From Fatigued to Fantastic, the all-time best-selling book on combating disabling fatigue and fibromyalgia. Now, The Fatigue and Fibromyalgia Solution provides the most cutting-edge research and scientific information, offering the latest advances in treating chronic fatigue syndrome, fibromyalgia, and the baffling, often dismissed symptoms associated with these debilitating conditions.
 

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Healthy Digestion the Natural Way

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Mon, 05/07/2012

 Dr. David Naimon talks with Dr. D. Lindsey Berkson, the author of Healthy Digestion the Natural Way: Preventing and Healing Heartburn, Constipation, Gas, Diarrhea, Inflammatory Bowel and Gallbladder Diseases.

A complete guide to healing your digestive problems, once and for all—safely, inexpensively, naturally.  Good digestion is fundamental to good health, and even such common problems as chronic heartburn and gas can have harmful effects on virtually every cell in your body. Quick fixes such as over-the-counter and prescription medications don’t address the real causes of the problems: they only mask symptoms. Nature, on the other hand, offers a variety of gentle, readily available remedies that not only treat underlying digestive problems but also help to promote overall well-being. Learn about natural solutions and how to put them to work for you in Healthy Digestion the Natural Way. Dr. D. Lindsey Berkson clearly and simply explains the normal digestive processes and what can happen to interfere with them.

 
 
 

 

Dr. Gary Weiner about how to decipher what your spring allergies

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Mon, 04/16/2012

Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

If you suffer from allergic symptoms in the spring (or any other time), your symptoms may be telling you something valuable, that it may be time to clean things up, make changes, look more deeply at your health. The phenomenon of “allergy” in your body can be related to problems such as chronic fatigue, upper respiratory illness, asthma, eczema, sinus problems, even serious auto-immune diseases.   This spring, listen to your stuffiness, itchy or watery eyes,  congestion, sinus pain, sneezing, or whatever your particular symptoms are.   Your symptoms may be telling you secrets that hold the keys to  unlock other mysteries about your health.

Host Dr. David Naimon talks with local naturopathic physician and acupuncturist Dr. Gary Weiner about how to decipher what your spring allergies may be telling you about your health and how to best address these symptoms.

 

 

Why Calories Count: From Science to Politics

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Mon, 04/09/2012

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

Today's Guest is Marion Nestle, professor in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health at New York University about her new book Why Calories Count: From Science to Politics. Nestle and her co-author Malden Nesheim sort through the misinfomation put forth by food manufacturers and diet program promoters and show how federal and corporate policies have come together to create an "eat more" environment.  Learn how to interpret food labels, evaluate diet claims and understand evidence presented in the popular media.

"It is essential reading not only for people interested in food policy but for everyone who wants to eat well and be well."---Eric Schlosser, author of Fast Food Nation

 

Dr. Tieraona Low Dog and the National Geographic Guide to Medicinal Herbs

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Mon, 04/02/2012

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

Dr. Tieraona Low Dog is a medical doctor, herbalist and midwife. She was appointed by President Bill Clinton to the White House Commission of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, was honored by Time Magazine and NPR as an innovator in the field, and serves as the Fellowship director for the Arizona Center for Integrative Medicine and Clnical Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Arizona Health Sciences Center. She talks with host Dr. David Naimon about her new book, National Geographic Guide to Medicinal Herbs: The World's Most Effective Healing Plants.

 
 

 

Holistic Baby Guide: Alternative Care For Common Health Problems

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Mon, 03/19/2012

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

Randall Neustaedter is a licensed acupuncturist and doctor of Chinese Medicine who has practiced and taught holistic medicine for more than 30 years, specializing in pediatrics. He is the author ofThe Vaccine Guide and Child Health Guid among others and is here today to talk about his bookThe Holistic Baby Guide: Alternative Care for Common Health Problems.

 

 
 

 

Violence and Its Impact on the Health of American Youth

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Mon, 03/12/2012

Today's Healthwatch features a special hour-long Health and Health Care Forum program hosted by Roberta Hall.

She speaks with Dr. Chinh Le, a Corvallis pediatrician, and Terrence Killian, a manager and social worker at the Children's Farm Home, about 'developmental trauma' and how domestic violence during early life affects children and adults----and strategies to prevent it and to treat it.

Photo above is of Dr. Chinh Le and Terrence Killian.

 
 
 

 

Heart 411: The Definitive Guide to Heart Health

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Mon, 03/05/2012

 Host David Naimon talks with Dr. Steven Nissen, chairman of the department of cardiovascular medicine at Cleveland Clinic about his book Heart 411: The Only Guide to Heart Health You'll Ever Need.   Learn which tests you need, how emotions affect your heart and the facts and fictions about heart-healthy eating.

 
 

 

 

Dr. Gary Small and his book, "The Alzheimer's Prevention Program: Keep Your Brain Healthy for the Rest of Your Life."

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Mon, 02/20/2012

 Host Dr. David Naimon talks with Dr. Gary Small, director of the UCLA Longevity Center, about his new book "The Alzheimer's Prevention Program: Keep Your Brain Healthy for the Rest of Your Life."

 
 

The Depression Cure: The 6-Step Program to Beat Depression Without Drugs

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Mon, 02/13/2012

 Host Dr. David Naimon talks with psychology professor Stephen Ilardi.  They discuss his book, "The Depression Cure: The 6-Step Program to Beat Depression Without Drugs."

Practical, straightforward and grounded in persuasive research, this book is recommended for anyone seeking an alternative approach to treating depression."
--Library Journal

 
 

Suzy Cohen, Author of Diabetes Without Drugs

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Mon, 02/06/2012

 Host Dr. David Naimon talks with author and licensed pharmacist Suzy Cohen about her book, "Diabetes Without Drugs: The 5-Step Program To Control Blood Sugar Naturally and Prevent Diabetes Complications." Most doctors consider diabetes a one-way street--once you have it, your only option is to manage symptoms with a restricted diet, close monitoring of blood sugar and expensive medications. Cohen discusses how you can treat diabetes through safe, natural means, all backed by scientific studies, rather than strictly relying on pharmaceuticals.

Suzy Cohen is the author of "The 24-Hour Pharmacist" and writes the syndicated health column "Dear Pharmacist."

 
 

Comments

Where on this site can I download podcasts of previous shows?

Where on this kboo.fm site can I download podcasts of previous shows?

Great show - schedule can be found at drnaimon.com

The schedule of upcoming Healthwatch shows can be found here:

Dr. David Naimon's Healthwatch Schedule

-Ben

 

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