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Why We Get Sick—and How to Get Well
With many chronic health problems you will likely be given a drug to manage symptoms and not much else. Successfully treating these conditions means addressing their underlying cause. This is where functional medicine comes in.
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My Book Is Out In Paperback—With a New Name: The Paleo Cure
"The Paleo Cure" walks you through a process to discover the hidden power of a Paleo-inspired lifestyle to prevent and reverse disease and turn you into the lean, energetic person you were meant to be.
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Are You One of the “Walking Unwell”?
Today, millions—if not billions—of people around the world are suffering from what I call “chronic unwellness". Learn why this is and what to do about it.
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Do High-Protein Diets Cause Kidney Disease and Cancer?
Recent research suggests that those who consume a high-protein diet are at higher risk for a range of chronic diseases and early death.
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Harmful or Harmless: Carrageenan
Carrageenan, an additive commonly found in non-dairy milks such as almond milk and coconut milk, may have an adverse affect on health. Read on for details.
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Do Carbs Kill Your Brain?
In his book, Grain Brain, Dr. Perlmutter says carbohydrates cause effects that lead to a toxic brain. Is there evidence to the contrary? How true is this?
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Are GMOs Safe?
Various media sources have said that genetically modified foods are perfectly safe. There has also been evidence to the contrary. Are GMOs safe or not?
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Chronic Stress, Cortisol Resistance, and Modern Disease
You've heard of insulin resistance, leptin resistance, and possibly even thyroid resistance.  But have you heard of "cortisol resistance"?
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Chris Masterjohn on Cholesterol & Heart Disease (Part 2)
We're glad to welcome Chris Masterjohn back on the show for part 2 in our series on the role of cholesterol in heart disease.
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