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Why Overscheduling Your Child Can Contribute to Chronic Illness
An overscheduled child could be at a disadvantage compared to peers who engage in more child-driven, free play. Read on to learn about the downsides of overscheduling and the benefits of free play.
RHR: The Functional Medicine Approach to ADHD, with Dr. Jim Greenblatt
When it comes to treating attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), we need a radically different approach—one that gets to its root cause, instead of relying solely on medication to suppress symptoms. In this episode of Revolution Health...
RHR: Fixing Our Broken Food System, with Dr. Mark Hyman
I’ve often said that health is not just an individual endeavor—a multitude of other factors contribute to it, including our food system. In this episode of Revolution Health Radio, I talk with Dr. Mark Hyman...
RHR: Are Lyme Disease and Celiac Disease Connected? with Dr. Ramzi Asfour
If you’re genetically susceptible to celiac disease, you may also be more at risk for chronic Lyme disease. In this episode of Revolution Health Radio, I talk with Functional Medicine practitioner Dr. Ramzi Asfour about...
The Value of a Nature-Based Childhood Education, with Diane Bode
We’re living in an age of evolutionary mismatch. The modern way of life often disconnects us from each other, from our bodies, and from nature—and we’re passing that disconnect onto our children. In this episode...
Diet and Pregnancy: How to Eat Healthy When You’re Expecting
Thanks to ongoing research into the origins of health and disease, we now know more than ever before about diet and pregnancy. And the science is clear: a mother’s dietary choices during pregnancy—and even before...
Do Your Kids Need to Eat Meat to Thrive?
Are you considering a vegetarian or vegan diet for your child? Here’s my take on why kids need to eat meat to grow into healthy adults.
Sleep Deprivation in Kids and Teens: A Real Cause for Concern
Do your kids get enough sleep? A recent report by the CDC suggests that most children are missing some Z’s. Learn how much sleep kids really need and tips on helping kids get more shut-eye.
How to Make Paleo Cooking Fun, Easy and Filled with Umami—with Michelle Tam
Today I talk with Michelle Tam from Nom Nom Paleo about tips, tricks, and ways to get your entire family on board with cooking and eating healthy meals at home.