Tag: IFM

#77: Mapping Systems Thinking with Dr. David Haase

Dr. David Haase takes two concepts that I’m passionate about — systems biology and a systems-based approach to health care — to the next level in this week’s episode. You’re going to want to listen over and over again! Functional thinking is reliant on systems and you’ll understand why after you tune in to the […]

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#66: Mapping Epigenetic Methylation with Dr. Kara Fitzgerald

Dr. Kara Fitzgerald speaks my language in this week’s podcast! She reports that our methylation “toolkit” should incorporate diet, food-based nutrients, sleep, stress reduction, detoxification, exercise and more. Tune-in to better understand how methylation is both mediated by epigenetic factors and how it acts as a mediator itself. Confused? I promise you won’t be after […]

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#62: Mapping Group Visits with Dr. Shilpa Saxena

Dr. Saxena’s work to incorporate Group Visits to support clinical care is heralded in Functional Medicine circles and you will quickly understand why. Tune-in to learn more about her paradigm for wellness (or good-ness, as she calls it), and consider where Group Visits could be a game-changer in your own practice! January 25, 2019 > […]

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#58: Mapping Mental Health & CBD with Dr. Hyla Cass

Dr. Cass maps why CBD is quickly becoming a popular tool used by many practitioners as we discover its myriad benefits. She uses it regularly in her own holistic non-drug psychiatric practice. CBD supports the endocannabinoid system, acting as messenger to cells throughout the body. Skeptical? Cue up this episode. January 4, 2019 > Click […]

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#55: Mapping Post-Concussion Syndrome with Dr. Titus Chiu

Many patients still struggle with the symptoms of concussion months or years after a head injury. Dr. Chiu, who’s suffered several concussions himself and worked with thousands of patients, seamlessly weaves together breakthroughs in neurology, nutrition, and genomics in this mind-blowing episode. December 21, 2018 > Click here to download the completed Matrix from this […]

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#52: Mapping Short Chain Fatty Acids with Dr. Michael Ash

SCFAs affect both immune response and epithelial integrity. As Dr. Michael Ash espouses, when we increase our understanding of interactions between diet, immunity and the microbiota we gain the opportunity to develop food-based approaches to prevent or treat many diseases. Of course, it all starts in the gut and those SCFA play a key role! […]

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#43 Mapping Chronic Pain with Dr. Joe Tatta

As Dr. Joe Tatta, today’s 15MM podcast guest, says so clearly: “Chronic pain is a disease in and of itself.” And while there are over 4,000 genes that can turn on a chronic pain response, diet, lifestyle and mindset have the power to turn that pain off. Join me and Joe for today’s critical discussion, […]

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#29: Mapping Gluten with Dr. Tom O’Bryan [Part 2]

In today’s podcast we continue the conversation with Dr. Tom O’Bryan to answer the question “Is gluten bad for everyone?” Tune-in to hear the rest of this important conversation and be sure to get your completed Functional Nutrition Matrix on the podcast mainpage!

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#28: Mapping Gluten with Dr. Tom O’Bryan [Part 1]

Many practitioners want to know “Is gluten bad for everyone?” There’s nobody better to answer this question than Dr. Tom O’Bryan. In Part 1 of this two part episode, Dr. Tom takes us around the Matrix and articulates the impacts of gluten on the human ecosystem.

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#27: Mapping Toxic Mold with Dr. Jill Carnahan

Toxic mold is getting a lot more attention in health and medical circles these days, and for good reason. Dr. Jill Carnahan takes us through the matrix of challenges — from pain to mental health issues to immune dysfunction — that patients face when exposure to mold has been a trigger.

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