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Spring Allergies: a holistic approach with Dr. Gary Weiner

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Healthwatch
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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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Healthwatch
Air date: 
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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Air date: 
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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Dr. Mark Bricca, local naturopathic physician, and Prostate Health, Part 2

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Mon, 09/19/2011

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

Back by popular demand!  Dr. Mark Bricca, local naturopathic physician and acupuncturist, returns to Healthwatch to continue his talk about naturopathic approaches to common prostate conditions.

 
 
 

 

Amy Joy Lanou and Dr. Neal Barnard of Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine

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Mon, 09/12/2011

 Today's Healthwatch features talks by two speakers who will be featured at the upcoming professional speakers series "Enhancing Health with Plant-Based Nutrition" at Adventist Medical Center and at the NorthWest VegFest at the Convention Center, Amy Joy Lanou and Dr. Neal Barnard.

Dr. Amy Joy Lanou, Ph.D., is a senior nutrition scientist with the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and an assistant professor of health and wellness for the University of North Carolina-Asheville (UNCA). Dr. Lanou is the author of "Building Bone Vitality: A Revolutionary Diet Plan to Prevent Bone Loss and Reverse Osteoporosis" and "Healthy Eating for Life for Children."

Neal Barnard is the founder and president of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine (PCRM). Dr. Barnard is also president of The Cancer Project, a nonprofit organization advancing cancer prevention and survival through nutrition education and research. Dr. Barnard is the author of "Dr. Neal Barnard's Program for Reversing Diabetes" and the recently released "21-Day Weight Loss Kickstart"

Dr. Lanou's talk was recorded at Barnes & Noble (Lloyd Center) from April 2002. Dr. Barnard's talk was recorded at the old Northwest Neighborhood Cultural Center from Feb. 1999.

www.pcrm.org/
www.cancerproject.org/

 
 
 

 

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The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer by Siddhartha Mukherjee

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Mon, 09/05/2011

Host David Naimon interviews Siddhartha Mukherjee, winner of the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in nonfiction for his book The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of CancerThe Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer.

The Emperor of All Maladies is a magnificent, profoundly humane “biography” of cancer—from its first documented appearances thousands of years ago through the epic battles in the twentieth century to cure, control, and conquer it to a radical new understanding of its essence. Physician, researcher, and award-winning science writer, Siddhartha Mukherjee examines cancer with a cellular biologist’s precision, a historian’s perspective, and a biographer’s passion. The result is an astonishingly lucid and eloquent chronicle of a disease humans have lived with—and perished from—for more than five thousand years.

The story of cancer is a story of human ingenuity, resilience, and perseverance, but also of hubris, paternalism, and misperception. Mukherjee recounts centuries of discoveries, setbacks, victories, and deaths, told through the eyes of his predecessors and peers, training their wits against an infinitely resourceful adversary that, just three decades ago, was thought to be easily vanquished in an all-out “war against cancer.” The book reads like a literary thriller with cancer as the protagonist.

From the Persian Queen Atossa, whose Greek slave may have cut off her diseased breast, to the nineteenth-century recipients of primitive radiation and chemotherapy to Mukherjee’s own leukemia patient, Carla, The Emperor of All Maladies is about the people who have soldiered through fiercely demanding regimens in order to survive—and to increase our understanding of this iconic disease.

Riveting, urgent, and surprising, The Emperor of All Maladies provides a fascinating glimpse into the future of cancer treatments. It is an illuminating book that provides hope and clarity to those seeking to demystify cancer.

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Local acupuncturist Ellen Goldsmith discusses how to use Chinese diet therapy to increase your energy and reduce your stress.

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Healthwatch
program date: 
Mon, 08/15/2011

Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

Local acupuncturist Ellen Goldsmith discusses how to use Chinese diet therapy to increase your energy and reduce your stress.

 
 
 

 

Dr. Mark Bricca on Naturopathic Prostate Health

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Mon, 08/08/2011

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

A discussion with Dr. Mark Bricca, Portland naturopath and acupuncturist, about naturopathic ways to prevent and treat common prostate conditions.

 
 
 

 

Portland Patient-Physician Cooperative - No Insurance Required

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program date: 
Mon, 08/01/2011

Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

Can't afford health insurance? Do you wish there was a way to receive healthcare at fair prices without insurance companies as the middleman? Today we talk with two people, Tony McCormick and Christopher Pierce, who are actively involved in the creation of a Patient-Physician Cooperative here in Portland.

 

Tomatoland: How Modern Industrial Agriculture Destroyed Our Most Alluring Fruit

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Mon, 07/18/2011

What is the cost of eating foods out of season?  Host David Naimon interviews award-winning journalist Barry Estabrook about his new book Tomatoland: How Modern Industrial Agriculture Destroyed Our Most Alluring Fruit.   Learn how the winter tomato industry in Florida affects not only the taste and nutrition of tomatoes, but also how it actually supports modern-day slavery right here in the United States.

Marc Agronin and How We Age: A Doctor's Journey into the Heart of Growing Old

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program date: 
Mon, 07/11/2011

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

Today, Dr. Naimon speaks with Geriactric Psychiatrist,  Dr. Marc Agronin, author of the book How We Age: A Doctor's Journey into the Heart of Growing Old

Richard Louv and his new book "The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and The End of Nature-Deficit Disorder"

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Mon, 06/20/2011

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

An interview with the bestselling author of Last Child In The Woods, Richard Louv, about his new book "The Nature Principle: Human Restoration and The End of Nature-Deficit Disorder." Learn how contact with nature affects human health.

Nutritionist Kelly Dorfman and "What's Eating Your Child?"

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Healthwatch
program date: 
Mon, 06/13/2011

 Hosted by Dr. David Naimon

 

An interview with Kelly Dorfman, author of "What's Eating Your Child? The Hidden Connections Between Food and Childhood Ailments." Learn about the ways certain foods can contribute to recurrent ear infections, anxiety, stomach aches, picky eating, rashes, hyperactivity and more.

 

 

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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