functional medicine

Episode 173: Is Poor Gut Function Keeping You From Getting Off Thyroid Meds? With Missy Beavers

Dr. Deb Interviews Missy Beavers who healed her own Hashimoto’s and is now free from thyroid medications. It is possible that bacteria or fungi in your gut are causing your autoimmune thyroid disease. Does mold illness cause thyroid diseases? Yes, mold releases mycotoxins that can disrupt your thyroid function, trigger autoimmune disease and keep you…

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Episode 172: Why Am I Eating Healthy And Exercising But Not Losing Weight with JJ Virgin

JJ virgin shares her secrets about why women struggle to lose weight. She gives the secrets to a broken metabolism and how to fix it so you can have a lean body well past 40. Is intermittent fasting healthy? JJ shares how intermittent fasting can be healthy but also the ticks to moving in and…

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Episode 171: Can Antioxidants Help Us Live Longer with Chris Burres

What is an antioxidant? Antioxidants are molecules that fight free radicals in your body. How do Nanotechnology and antioxidants work together? The low molecular weight of these antioxidants allows them to interact with ROS (free radicals.) Sounds a little crazy right? But it’s true these two amazing things work together to reduce inflammation and repair…

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Episode 170: Alternatives To Chronic Pain – Getting The Body-Brain Connection with Rafi Salazar

Dr. Deb speaks with Rafi Salazar about chronic pain and how the body responds to pain. Using a multi-disciplinary approach to managing pain can get you free from medication.  Do not miss these highlights: 04:15 How Rafi works with a team at the Department of Veterans Affairs in developing an integrated or multidisciplinary approach to…

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Episode 169: How Your Immune Systems Fights Viruses with Dr. Mobeen

Dr. Mobeen and Dr. Deb discuss how the immune system manages viral exposure.  Do not miss these highlights: 09:51 Why do some people when they get COVID, their immune system reacts in such an intense way that they can even die, and then in some people, it doesn’t even cause symptoms? 12:07 It is possible…

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Episode 168: Menopause Is Not A Disease, It’s Just A Stage Of Life with Dr. Alyssa Dweck

Dr. Deb and Dr. Dweck talk about natural approaches to menopause. Sharing herbs, tips, and tricks to navigate hot flashes, night sweats, sexual dysfunction, and insomnia during mid-life. Struggling with weight gain during menopause Dr. Dweck shares what has worked for her patients as well.  Do not miss these highlights: 05:48 Menopause is not a…

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Episode 167: Drug Muggers

Did you know your medications can be stealing nutrients essential to your health and well-being? Dr. Deb shares some of the key medications that can steal nutrients like zin, glutathione, magnesium, and more.  Do not miss these highlights: 02:58  A medication that depletes nutrients within your body or from your body can cause you to…

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Episode 166: How To Get Over Food Addiction with Bracha Goetz

Bracha Goetz talks with Dr. Deb on how to overcome food addiction. Nothing to be ashamed of we all are missing pieces of our souls and looking for comfort. Do not miss these highlights: 04:42 How does someone identify that they may have a food addiction or any addictive type behavior 05:48 Addiction may bring…

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Episode 165: Myth or Truth- Heavy Metals and Toxins Lead To Heart Disease? With Dr. Kahn

Dr. Kahn shares the truth about heavy metals and toxins contributing to heart disease and even ED. Dr. Kahn shares not only the problem but tips on what can be done to reverse the damage from environmental toxins that are contributing to our poor health today. Also, don’t miss his thoughts on CVD and the…

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Episode 164: Wasted: What Families Can Do To Stop Enabling An Addict with Candace Plattor

Candace Plattor (https://lovewithboundries.com) shares how families can stop enabling their loved ones and reclaim their lives. Dr. Deb and Candace talk about addictions of all kinds and how families can thrive from the addiction and not just cope or enable their loved ones’ problems. Do not miss these highlights: 06:01 Candace’s story of addiction and…

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