Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, Facebook-The Natural Nurse, interviews Dr. Earl Mindell. Earl Mindell is a pharmacist and has authored over 45 books on health and wellness. He is a strong advocate of natural interventions including nutrition and homeopathy. As a nutritionist, lecturer, and author, Dr. Mindell is excited about the world of nutrition and its relationship to health and wellness. In 1965, when Dr. Mindell opened his first pharmacy, he realized how many drugs people were taking, simply to get through the day. As he investigated nutrition, he was excited about its relationship to health and wellness, and decided to focus on wellness instead of 'sick care' through drugs. He then wrote his groundbreaking book, THE VITAMIN BIBLE, with many more books to follow. Today, we will discuss his new book, NUTRITION BIBLE. Contact: www.drearlmindell.com
Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Dr. Jorge Flechas, M.D., M.P.H.. Dr Flechas majored in Physics at Southern Missionary College in Tennessee, and achieved his Doctorate in Medicine in 1977 and Masters in Public Health in 1979 from Loma Linda University in California. He is the Medical Director of Flechas Family Practice in Hendersonville, NC, specializing in hormonal therapy for treatment of Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue and Immune Dysfunction Syndrome (CFIDS) since the late 1980s. He also specializes in Iodine Therapy for Hypothyroidism and Fibrocystic Breast Disease. Dr. Fletchas lectures internationally on his innovative and effective therapies for many chronic conditions. Contact: www.helpmythyroid.com
Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Dr. Peter Bongiorno , a naturopathic doctor and licensed acupuncturist. He is Vice-President of the New York Association of Naturopathic Physicians. Before medical school, he worked as a pre-doctoral fellow at the National Institutes of Health and Yale University. He has co-authored numerous medical journal articles in the field of neuro-endocrinology. Dr. Bongiorno has also authored the complementary medicine chapter on natural medicine for depression in the psychiatric textbook The Biology of Depression (Wiley,2004) and has recently authored "Naturopathic and Integrative Medicine for Depression" which was published in August of 2010. He maintains a thriving private practice in Manhattan and Huntington, NY. He can be reached via www.InnerSourceHealth.com or by calling 917.710.6852. His book is available by visiting www.InnerSourceHealth.com/depression
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews Frédérique Keller. Frederique is a licensed acupuncturist, medical herbalist & classical homeopath in private practice in Huntington, York. She has been a hobby beekeeper for 21 years and is the creator/owner of BeePharm, Apitherapy Rx for Health, original formulations made from products of the beehive. She is the current President of the American Apitherapy Society, Inc., a scientific non-profit organization dedicated to the education and research of apitherapy, and is on the teaching faculty. Frédérique is an international speaker on apitherapy having presented papers in France, Greece, and most recently Slovenia at Apimedica, the world apitherapy conference. She has 25+ years experience in the integrative & holistic health field and dedicates her time to helping people choose better health choices as they make the connection between their food & medicine while understanding the importance of maintaining a sustainable relationship with the environment. Contact: Frédérique Keller ph: 631-239-1421
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Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com interviews, Elieth Ameni Harris MS, RYT. Ameni is the president of Integrative Wellness LLC, Trumbull CT. He is a Nationally Registered Yoga Teacher with the Yoga Alliance, and has been practicing yoga for over 30 years. He is a master instructor who had taught students to become certified yoga instructors. He has many specialties in natural healing modalities including Ayurveda and the healing powers of Doshic (constitutional) yoga therapy and medical Qi gong to help individual clients transcend stressful life styles, build stronger immune systems, reverse effects of aging, promote longevity and facilitate peace of mind. He specializes in disease prevention, emotional transformation, guided mantra meditation, high energy Kaphyoga and Neigong Qigong for weight loss; controlled breathing (Pranayama) mental concentration and attention (Dharna and Wuju meditation) for improved sports and work performance. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Host Eugene Zampieron, ND, www.drznaturally.com interviews Dr. Jared Skowron. Dr Skowron is a national expert in natural medicine for children. Author of Fundamentals of Naturopathic Pediatrics and 100 Natural Medicines for Your Child, he teaches pediatrics at the University of Bridgeport, College of Naturopathic Medicine, where he founded the Pediatric & Autism Clinic. He is a Senior lecturer at the University of Bridgeport, in Metabolic Maintenance. His private practice in Connecticut helps families from all over the world heal their children naturally. He is a national lecturer and was recently seen on Animal Planet, Dogs 101. Phone: 203-265-0018 www.NaturopathicAnswer.com YouTube: DrSkowron
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, interviews co-host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG. ,a leader in the field of Rheumatology and Immune System Function. Together, they authored the best selling book ARTHRITIS, THE ALTERNATIVE MEDiCINE GUIDE.and formulated powerful herbal remedies in The ARTHRO-WELLNESS KIT. The Kit includes PhytoDyne Px and Amphyteric Px. These formulas are designed to work synergistically to support healthy cartilage integrity, optimize cartilage matrix composition and support the maintenance and natural repair processes of connective tissue. When taken together they provide optimal support for maintaining healthy cytokine balance and leukotriene and prostaglandin metabolism. On today's show, Dr. Zampieron discusses the individual herbs in these formulations, such as Hops, Sarsaparilla, Rehmannia,Corydalis, Jamaican Dogwood, and more. He will review the science involved with their mechanisms of action in terms of how they help individuals who are challenged by inflammation and pain. Contact: www.drznaturally.com www.naturalnurse.com
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews friend and colleague, Diane Gregg, nurse, licensed midwife and author. Over the last 30 years, Diane has attended more than 600 births as the primary midwife and assisted with thousands as an RN in the hospital. She has published many books, including Kids Involved with Birth, Tree of Life: Birth Stories, and her new CD, Basic Homeopathy for Birth. The topic for today’s show is, “Like Cures Like: Homeopathy for Pregnancy and Babies” : An experienced midwife shares her homeopathic knowledge for solving pregnancy and postpartum woes inexpensively and effectively with homeopathic remedies. An article of the same name is also published in Midwifery Today. ( www.midwiferytoday.com ) Dianne maintains a birth center in Bisbee Arizona, with two private birth suites, each containing a tub for waterbirth or hydrotherapy during labor. She also attends homebirths. Dianne has four children and two grandsons.
Contact: www.inspiringbirthstories.com 520-432-2351
Nutrition Transition: Globalization and Trends in Nutrition and Health
Ellen Kamhi PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews Dr. Anna Kelles, Director of the School of Applied Clinical Nutrition at New York Chiropractic College. Dr. Kelles has dedicated her career to elucidating the connections between nutrition, human health, and the health of our environment. At Binghamton University she began a formal exploration into human and environmental health through a dual bachelor in Biology and Environmental studies. She studied macrobiotic nutrition at the Kushi Institute and spent years in a remote Ecuadorian village exploring the nutritional status of children and household environmental conditions and promoting sound nutritional and environmental practices, and worked as a high school biology teacher and guide in the jungle. Dr. Kelles earned a PhD in Nutritional Epidemiology from The University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill. Her research explored the long term impact of globalization on divergent dietary and physical activity patterns between Filipino mothers and children. Dr. Kelles has published several articles as well as a book chapter exploring deleterious dietary behavior patterns in developed and developing countries and subsequent policy recommendations. Dr. Kelles has assembled a team of expert faculty to deliver one of the only online graduate programs focused on whole foods therapeutic nutrition for clinicians, at New York Chiropractic College.
Contact: email@example.com PH: 315-568-3312
Intuitive Direction-Relationships: Life Not Going as Planned?
Ellen Kamhi PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Sandi Athey . Sandi has years experience as a medical intuitive, healer and animal communicator.
Whether it’s a love life problem, challenges with finances, or a career that just isn’t panning out, Sandi Athey has helpful tips to get you back on track. She helps her clients discover their own inner voice, while at the same time helping them cut through life's noise to hear their own intuition. She shares how to uncover the blocks that stop people from creating the life they desire.
With over 20 years of experience as a professional intuitive, Sandi knows how to use the power of insight to gain better understanding of the motivations that drive human behavior. Sandi will share knowledge gained over many years of instruction from traditional Native American teachers and leaders of diverse religious organizations.
Ellen Kamhi PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Norris Beren. Mr. Beren is a business executive and the author of several books, including Prostate Cancer: Hope is not a Strategy, and his upcoming book, How to Become CEO of Your Health Care. He offers solutions and resources for managing medical issues and taking charge of your own health care. A cancer survivor himself, he shares sound, concrete strategies for making sure that you are receiving the best health care possible, no matter what your health condition may be! Mr. Beren will discuss health care reform and emergency preparedness for families and business. He will define new terms that appears in Health Care Reform language, and describe what they REALLY mean- examples include: Who is our "Treatment Team" under the new law? What are the new "One Size Fits All" Medical Guidelines? What is "Patient-Centered Care" and what does it mean for patients? He is a contributor for ABC, NBC, CBS and the cable news channels.
Host, Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, interviews Dr. William E. Hablitzel, M.D. Dr. Hablitzel is an internist in southern Ohio, started his career as a firefighter-paramedic for his hometown fire department. As an Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, he has been recognized for excellence in teaching. His work in rural health care was honored by resolutions passed by the Ohio State Senate and the Ohio House of Representatives. Dr. Hablitzel recognizes and teaches about life-changing lessons in the things that happen to us everyday that we can learn to use to make our lives better. He is the author of Dying Was the Best Thing That Ever Happened to Me, and the new book, It Was Only a Moment Ago, Dr. Hablitzel shares moving and healing stories that offer the gift of wisdom.
Go to www.ItWasOnlyAMomentAgo.com or call 937-544-8295 for more information.
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, interviews Tim Shurr, M.A.. Tim focuses on issues in human behavior, communication, and peak performance, and how self-sabotage can interfere with growth in these areas. Tim’s new book Get Out Of Your Way: How to Eliminate Self-Sabotage and Win Your Life, reveals how people are unconsciously making their lives more difficult and stressful and what they can do to instantly take control! Learn why willpower and positive thinking don't work, what most therapists are afraid to admit, and why most self-help programs fail! If you are Self-Sabotaging Your Relationships, Money or Health, listen to discover Tim Shurr’s system to Bust Bad Habits in 15 Seconds! Tim is the president of Shurr! Success, Inc., For more information on Tim Shurr, visit www.TimShurr.com
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews scientist David Gann. David Gann’s scientific career spans over 30 years in scientific, engineering, and management experience as an integral member of numerous scientific teams. He has been successful in developing cutting-edge technologies such as the first ultra-high-density magnetic recording medium for Zwan Magnetics (early 1980’s), which included research into the manufacture of rare-earth magnets. During the late 1990’s, in conjunction with UCLA, Mr. Gann’s began his research into the detection and labeling of nano-sized particles found in homeopathic solutions. He was involved with the Department of Immunology at UCLA researching an isolated particle as a stimulant of T-cells (human immune system), with more than 57 blind studies all demonstrating dramatic significant improvements in immune response. Mr. Gann has organized educational symposiums on crucial environmental issues, including global climate change and nuclear waste cleanup in conjunction with the U.S. Department of Energy and Los Alamos National Laboratories. Today we will discuss his new book Double Helix Water. Contact: www.doublehelixwater.com
Host Ellen Kamhi PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews Kate Mendenhall Executive Director, Northeast Organic Farming Association of New York (NOFA-NY) Kate first explored organic farming during a two-year tour of volunteering on organic farms from Mexico to Japan. After returning to the US, she began working on policy issues with the New York Sustainable Agriculture Working Group (NYSAWG). She participated in the Cornell LEAD-NY program for agricultural leadership and became familiar with all aspects of the state food system. In 2006, Kate joined NOFA-NY as the projects coordinator—developing educational programs for farmers, gardeners, and consumers. She became the Executive Director in 2009 to continue NOFA-NY’s work in statewide education and advocacy that aims to build a sustainable regional food system. With her husband, Zach Borus, she grows fruits and veggies and raises three chickens in her Rochester, NY urban garden. On today's show, Kate will focus on legislative issues that can impack the availability to wholesome organic food. Contact: 585-271-1979 http://www.nofany.org
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com , interviews Mr. Mark Blumenthal . Mark is the Founder and Executive Director of the American Botanical Council (ABC), the leading independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to disseminating accurate, reliable, and responsible information on herbs and medicinal plants. He is the Editor/Publisher of HerbalGram, an international, peer-reviewed quarterly journal. He has been a leader in the concerns for more rational regulations of herbal and natural product manufacturing, and education on alternative medicines for more than 35 years. On Today's show Mark will discuss hot topics in Herbal Medicine Today, including the most resent Herb Market Report, American Botanical Councils White Paper on Adulterants in Supplements, and a rebuttal to Newsday's Article on the Herbal Dirty Dozen.
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG interviews James M. Greenblatt, M.D. Dr. Greenblatt is a dually certified child and adult psychiatrist, and is a pioneer in integrative medicine. He has lectured throughout the United States on the scientific evidence for nutritional interventions in psychiatry and eating disorders. In addition to being the chief medical officer of Walden Behavioral Care, Dr. Greenblatt is the founder and medical director of Comprehensive Psychiatric Resources, a private integrative psychiatric practice. Dr. Greenblatt also serves as an assistant clinical professor at Tufts Medical School.After receiving his medical degree and completing his psychiatry residency at George Washington University, Dr. Greenblatt went on tocomplete a fellowship in child and adolescent psychiatry at Johns Hopkins Medical School. Dr. Greenblatt is the author of Answers to Anorexia: A Breakthrough Nutritional Treatment that Is Saving Lives. Today we'll discuss his new book, The Breakthrough DEPRESSION Solution. Dr. Greenblatt Blogs for Psychology Today. For more information, visit www.jamesgreenblattmd.com
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com interviews Dr. Julie Chen, M.D. Dr. Julie Chen, M.D. is an integrative medicine physician specializing in the practice of holistic medicine to help improve overall health, prevent and treat disease as well as maximize longevity. Graduating from the University of Rochester School of Medicine with Distinction in Research, Dr. Chen is board certified in Internal Medicine by the American Board of Internal Medicine and is board certified in Integrative Medicine by the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. She has received formal fellowship training in Integrative Medicine with Dr. Andrew Weil's program at the University of Arizona, and also trained with Helms Medical Institute for Medical Acupuncture and Chinese Scalp Acupuncture for Physicians. Dr Chen incorporates hypnotherapy, strain-counterstrain manual therapy, and heart-rate variability biofeedback training, along with nutrition, herbal therapies and body mind techniques, and sees each patient as an individual. Her practice is in San Jose, Ca. CONTACT: www.makinghealthyez.com
Book Topic: YOUR BONES: How You Can Prevent Osteoporosis & Have Strong Bones for Life- Naturally
Host Ellen Kamhi PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Lara Pizzorno, MA, LMT. Lara is the managing editor for Longevity Medicine Review and senior medical editor for SaluGenecists, Inc. She is co-author of Natural Medicine Instructions for Patients, co-author of The Encyclopedia of Healing Foods, and editor of The World's Healthiest Foods: Essential Guide for the Healthiest Way of Eating. In addition to reviewing the latest in longevity research for clinicians, Lara summarizes health and nutrition research for the Textbook of Natural Medicine e-dition, The World's Healthiest Foods, and Dr. Pizzorno's blog as WebMD's Integrative Medicine & Wellness Expert. On today's show, Lara discusses how you can prevent osteoporosis and support Bone Health for life!
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com , interviews Claudia Welch, MSOM. Claudia lectures and teaches internationally on both Asian and Ayurvedic medicines, which she has studied for more than twenty-five years. In her new book, Balance Your Hormones, Balance Your Life: Achieving Optimal Health and Wellness through Ayurveda, Chinese Medicine, and Western Science, author Claudia Welch explores the counterbalancing effects of sex and stress hormones, and outlines easy-to-follow strategies for self care to help women combat stress-induced medical problems ranging from painful periods, mood swings, fatigue, and insomnia to infertility, uterine fibroids, hot flashes, heart disease, and osteoporosis.
Using Eastern insights to complement Western strategies, Welch offers holistic yet practical advice for achieving optimal hormonal health. Contact: http://www.drclaudiawelch.com/
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Philippa J. Cheetham, M.D. Dr. Cheetham is a Board certified Urological Surgeon at the Department of Uro-oncology at Columbia University Medical Center and is associated with Columbia’s Center for Holistic Urology. Before arriving at Columbia, Dr Cheetham enjoyed a highly celebrated career, graduating with honors from the University of Bristol Medical School, UK, and receiving a prestigious academic research fellowship from the Royal College of Surgeons of England, in the Department of Pharmacology at Oxford University. Along with a strong basis in conventional medical training in urology, Dr. Cheetham also has a keen interest in holistic and natural therapies for urological conditions. Dr. Cheetham co-authored three books including, The Patient’s Guide to AHCC- The Clinically Proven Nutrient supported by 25 Clinical Studies, and has also contributed chapters to the "ABC of Urology" textbook, published numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals, and is a TV medical correspondent for Fox news. On todays show, we will focus on THE SOCIETY OF INTEGRATIVE UROLOGY, SIU www.integrativeurology.org a non-profit organization dedicated to advancing urologic care by incorporating research, education and clinical practice of complementary and integrative therapies for urologic conditions for men and women, and the role of The Center for Holistic Urology (CHU) at Columbia University Medical Center http://www.holisticurology.columbia.edu/
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Dr. Matthew Perchemlides (Dr. "Perch"). Dr. Perch, a licensed Naturopathic Physician, completed his training at the University Of Bridgeport College Of Naturopathic Medicine (UBCNM). , a four-year CNME accredited Naturopathic Medical School. Before pursuing Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Perch earned a degree in nursing from Boston College Connell School of Nursing and, while there, traveled to Cuba to research healthcare policy with an emphasis in Pediatric asthma. Dr. Perch completed an acute care medical rotation in a hospital-based setting. Dr. Perch joins us from today from Cancer Centers of America- a unique oncology setting which offers patients an integrative approach care which includes MD's , Naturopathic Doctors and is supported by a full cast of complimentary services including dieticians, psychologists and acupuncturists. Contact: www.cancercenter.com
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com , Facebook The Natural Nurse, interviews Swami Narayan Tirtha , also known as Cowboy Swami Shaman. Swami become a monk in 1990, and spends a portion of each year serving indigenous communities in the Himalayan and Andes Mountain regions of the world. He is the author of the Ayurveda Encyclopedia (2nd ed. 20,000 copies in print) and the Bhagavad Gita for Modern Times, and his newest book, 21 Days to Freedom. He founded an ashram (monastery),and has spoken at the White House Commission on Complimentary and Alternative Medicine, John Hopkins University, other universities and various radio shows. He is on the board of advisors of ‘Light on Ayurveda Journal’ and has accepted the lead role as ‘Ayurveda Expert’for altMD.com –whose vision is to bring unity to the CAM community.Swamiji has been recognized as a swami and also a shaman. He offers readings to help people understand their life transformation, health, & life purpose as we head into the new age. He is the founder of the School of Ayurveda, offering ayurveda certification programs, and has an Ayurveda herbal product line. Contact: www.peaceandparadise.com
Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Stacy Funt, MD. Dr. Stacey Funt is an allopathic physician trained at New York University and Mount Sinai Medical Centers working as a radiologist at Good Samaritan Medical Center on Long Island. In 2008, she co-founded the hospital's Greencare Committee and in 2010 she co-founded the Coalition for Environmental Health. She has lectured at grand rounds to attending physicians and residents on the effects of environmental toxins on the developing fetus and child and how to reduce exposure in the home. She has also given numerous workshops within the hospital and surrounding community at parent groups, libraries and PTA's on "Greening Your Life-One Step at a Time". Dr. Funt is the co-leader for the new Western Suffolk Chapter of the Holistic Moms Network. Contact info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, www.drznaturally.com interviews Dr. Sally Ward.
Dr. Sally Ward, MD, practices holistic family medicine at ONE MEDICAL GROUP in San Francisco, with and emphasis on integrative medicine, lifestyle modification, and disease prevention. Dr. Ward is an energetic and dedicated caregiver and is also an accomplished physician leader with a passion for quality improvement. She completed her residency at Dartmouth University where she also completed her Masters in Public health and held a chief residency position in preventive medicine. She is certified by the American Board of Family Medicine and the American Board of Preventive Medicine. Contact: www.onemedicine.com
Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Dr. Robert Melillo. Dr Melillo is an adjunct professor of functional neuroanatomy and associate professor of clinical neurology and childhood behavior disorders. He is an internationally known author, lecturer and researcher within the field of neurology, specializing in childhood disorders. His personal mission to find a cure for neurobehavioral disorders began after helping a child achieve life-altering behavioral improvements. He has since devoted himself to the study and treatment of learning disabilities and behavioral disorders in children, such as Autism, ADHD, and Asperger's. Dr. Melillo is the originator of the Brain Balance Program® and author of the bestselling book Reconnected Kids. His ground breaking approach helps children with neuro-behavioral deficits improve their academic, social and behavioral functions using a drug-free method. Contact:www.brainbalancecenters.com
Guest: Steve Cagne
Host Ellen Kamhi PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews Steve Gagné. Steve Cagne is a natural health and nutrition counselor who began researching and teaching food energetics in 1972. He teaches throughout the United States and Europe and continues to study traditional cultures and their dietary practices in remote parts of the world. On today’s show, we will discuss Steve’s New Book, Food Energetics: The Spiritual, Emotional and Nutritional Power of What We Eat. Contact: www.stevegagne.com
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com , interviews Dr. Andrew Campbell. Dr Campbell trained at the OrlandoRegionalMedicalCenter and completed residency at the Medical College of Georgia. Dr. Campbell is fluent in six different languages: English, French, Spanish, Hungarian, German and Arabic. He has served as a consultant to the National Institute of Health, National Institute of Dental Research and the CDC. He is the editor-in-chief of Alternative Therapies in Health and Medicine, and is on the editorial board of medical journals. Dr. Campbell continues to contribute to the advancement of medical science in the fields of immunology and toxicology, focusing on the toxicity of molds, silicone and chemicals with 48 medical journal publications and chapters in medical books over the last two decades. Dr. Campbell has been recognized by Who’s Who in the World for over a decade and is also recognized for this accomplishments and contributions to the science and medicine in Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare. Dr. Campbell has been featured on 20/20, The Montel Williams Show, 24 Hour Investigative News and local channels throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. He has lectured throughout the world on the effects of molds, silicone and other toxins. Contact: email@example.com
Guest: Herbalist Susan Weed
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Wise Woman Herbalist, SUSUN S. WEED, the voice of the Wise Woman Tradition, and one of the “founding grandmothers of the herbal renaissance.” Her four previous bestseller titles include New Menopausal Years the Wise Woman Way; Breast Cancer? Breast Health! The Wise Woman Way; Healing Wise, the Second Wise Woman Herbal; and Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year. Weed maintains an active, worldwide teaching schedule. She offers correspondence courses, online education through theWiseWomanUniversity, and shamanic apprenticeships. She has taught at YaleNurseMidwiferySchool, AmericanCollege of Nurse Midwives, BastyrNaturopathicCollege, RockyMountainCenter for Botanical Studies, American Botanical Council, Weg der Mitte (Berlin), and Waikato College of Herbal Studies in New Zealand. Today , Susan will discuss her new book on sexual health, Down There: Sexual and Reproductive Health, the Wise Woman Way.
Guest: Victoria Bowmann
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD, RN, www.naturalnurse.com interviews Victoria Bowmann, PhD. Victoria is a health care professional, author and speaker with more than 30 years of expertise in cleansing, detoxification, digestive and gastro-intestinal (GI) health. Growing up with allergies and a predisposition to arthritis and other genetic ailments, Bowmann began in earnest at a young age to research alternative treatments to invasive conventional approaches.
Bowmann honed in on the importance of cleansing and detoxification as a major factor in optimizing health. She created a widely used manual on reflorastation, a technique used to reintroduce healthy bacteria into the bowel following colon hydrotherapy. Bowmann has traveled internationally to educate other colon therapists and physicians and has personally trained technicians at the Paracelsus Clinic in Lustmuhle, Switzerland.
In her book , You Gotta Have GUTS: The Natural Way to Enhance GI Health, Bowmann shares her extensive knowledge in layman's terms and touts the relationship between GI health and overall well-being. Bowman maintains a private holistic therapy practice in Phoenix, Ariz., where she creates treatment plans designed to detoxify the body and restore a greater degree of vitality to the individual. Contact: www.myrealhealth.com
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com, interviews Wise Woman Herbalist, SUSUN S. WEED, the voice of the Wise Woman Tradition, and one of the “founding grandmothers of the herbal renaissance.” Susan continues her discussion about her new book, on sexual health, Down There: Sexual and Reproductive Health, the Wise Woman Way, with a focus on sexual wellness for men. Her four previous bestseller titles include New Menopausal Years the Wise Woman Way; Breast Cancer? Breast Health! The Wise Woman Way; Healing Wise, the Second Wise Woman Herbal; and Wise Woman Herbal for the Childbearing Year. Weed maintains an active, worldwide teaching schedule. She offers correspondence courses, online education through the Wise Woman University, and shamanic apprenticeships. Contact: www.susunweed.com
Guest: Demetria Clark
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturesanswer.com interviews Demetria Clark, author of Herbal Healing for Children.
Demetria Clark is a North American herbalist specializing in herbals for pregnancy, birth, postpartum, nursing and children. She is a traditional family herbalist. She has worked with families for over 20 years as an herbalist, aromatherapist, midwife, doula and traditional medicine maker. She works extensively in the US and Europe, blending the two traditions. Demetria lectures extensively on herbal care for sexuality, pregnancy and woman's health. Demetria believes in families having options to self empower and have health and wellness options.
Host Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG interviews Kelly Dorfman, MS, author ofWhat’s Eating Your Child?
Kelly Dorfman, MS, LND, specializes in finding nutritional solutions to common ailments. She lectures on diet and health around the country, has written dozens of articles on children and nutrition, and has served, by governor’s appointment, on the Maryland Board of Dietetic Practice. Today’s generation of children has the highest rate of food allergies, obesity, behavioral and emotional disorders, autoimmune disease, and learning issues ever recorded. Dorfman believes this is often related to their diet, making it crucial for parents to learn more in order to help medical professionals help them. Kelly lives in the Washington, D.C. area with her husband and she has three children.
Guest: Dr. Michael Greer
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com , interviews Dr Michael Greer. Dr. Greer attended HahnemannMedicalUniversity, and interned at MadiganArmyMedicalCenter. Dr. Greer is an integrative medicine specialist focused on holistic, herbal, homeopathic and naturopathic solutions for health, incorporating the best of conventional medicine with natural medicine products and philosophies. He shares his experience in publications and in speaking engagements at universities and seminars internationally on a wide range of topics, including metabolic diseases, adrenal health, thyroid regulation, estrogen dominance, osteoporosis, men’s health, and laboratory testing to optimize wellness and longevity. On today’s show, Dr. Greer focuses on Hair Loss and its relationship to Stress- the relationship is multi faceted, involving Thyroid, estrogen Dominance, Blood sugar control, detoxification mineral content, and vascular flow.
Guest: Luvcoach Bruce Starr
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews The Luvcoach, Bruce Starr. Bruce Starr is a radio and television talk show host and producer, a nationally known professional speaker and presenter on relationships who tours America and internationally , presenting "Loveworks Weekend Relationship Workshops. " He is the author of the book, Bodytraders, Transforming Back From Player to Lover. Bruce Starr is AOL's first Luvcouch, and interacted with over 6000 people during his 10 years in that capacity. Bruce has helped people around the world gain a refreshing perspective about the challenges they have in their intimate relationships.
Guest: James Baird, Ph.D. Dr
Baird has more than forty years of experience as a successful inventor and graduate engineer. A pioneer in the new science of ultrasonics, Baird has earned several patents and founded Dynasonics, Inc., a design and manufacturing company of ultrasonic sensors and computers. His passion for understanding the bioengineering that makes us human, combined with his religious and spiritual beliefs has led him to research the subject of happiness for more than 20 years. His theory is based upon the premise that happiness comes from altruistic ethics and behavioral choices that put into action loving-kindness and compassion. Dr. Baird is chairman of the Chicago chapter of the American Scientific Association. The organization’s mission is to bring harmony to science and religion. On today’s show Dr Baird will discuss his latest book, Happiness Genes: Unlock the Positive Potential Hidden in Your DNA. Contact: http://happinessgenes.com
Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com interviews Dr. Paul Epstein. Dr. Epstein is a naturopathic physician, speaker, mind-body therapist, mindfulness meditation teacher, and workshop leader. A 1984 graduate of National College of Naturopathic Medicine, he completed a residency in behavior medicine, stress, and lifestyle counseling. Dr. Epstein has trained in the Internal Family Systems Model of Psychotherapy, studied at the Academy for Clinical Guided Imagery, completed the three-year training program for meditation teachers at the Spirit Rock Meditation Center, and is a certified yoga teacher. He cofounded the IsraelCenter for Mind-Body Medicine and was featured in the May/June 2007 issue of Spirituality and Health Magazine.
Paul travels worldwide as a speaker, leads mind-body therapy trainings and mindful healing retreats. He offers professional mentoring services and maintains a private practice in Westport, Connecticut. He is the author of the recently released book, Happiness Through Meditation. Contact: www.drpaulepstein.com
Guest: Dr. Arthur De Vany
Dr. Eugene Zampieron interviews Arthur De Vany. Dr. De Vany is a Professor in the Department of Economics and the Institute for Mathematical Behavioral Sciences at the University of California, Irvine. He is author of 100 scientific articles and books ranging from economics to astrophysics, social learning, artificial intelligence, and evolution. At 73 years young, Arthur is called "Superman's slightly fitter grandad" by the London Times and a "patriarch of the Paleo Movement" in the New York Times. Combining his interests as a scientist and athlete, he is the creator of Evolutionary Fitness, the first integrated model of Paleo diet, intermittent fasting, and exercise. He is a living example of what he teaches: at 6'1", 205 pounds and having less than 8% body fat. He has lived as a Paleo/Athlete for more than 25 years. On today’s show, Dr. De Vany discusses his book, THE NEW EVOLUTION DIET. Contact: http://www.arthurdevany.com/
Guest: Deborah Merlin
Deborahs’ mission was to become an advocate for her special needs twins. Medical professionals only offered drugs. She sought alternative methods, did extensive ADHD and other health-related research, and kept impeccable records. In 1993, she co-chaired the Westside Cities Council to help promote Public Law 99457, part H, to implement early intervention services from birth through three years of age for children at risk. In 1990 and 1991, she coordinated outreach to pediatricians (under Public Law 99457, part H) and coordinated presentations at hospitals to educate pediatricians on early intervention services and resources for children at risk from infancy to three years of age. She is a frequent guest speaker on radio shows through out the United States and Canada. She is a consultant to parents who need support, provides resources regarding their children’s individual needs, and she is an artist.
Host Dr Eugene Zampieron, ND, www.drznaturally.com interviews Christopher Vasey, ND. Dr. Vasey joins us from Chamby-Montreux, Switzerland. He completed his naturopathic degree in Paris, and began private practice in 1979. Since 1994 he has written books with a spiritual approach to health and nature. Available only in French, the books discuss the mystery of the blood, laws of nature, and elemental beings. Dr Vasey has also authored several books published internationally, including “The Acid Alkaline Diet” , “The Water Prescription” , “The Mono Detox Cure” and “The Whey Cure”. On todays show, Christopher discusses his latest book, The Healing Power of Fever, your Body’s Natural Defense Against Disease. Contact: www.christophervasey.ch
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Earl Mindell, R. Ph., Ph.D., Dr. Mindell is the bestselling author of over a dozen books, including Earl Mindell's Vitamin Bible which has sold over 10 million copies and has been translated into 33 languages. Dr. Mindell is a registered pharmacist, a master herbalist, and a professor of nutrition. On today's show we discuss his latest book, Dr. Earl Mindell's Allergy Bible , which features hundreds of conventional and alternative strategies and treatments for every kind of allergy and cuts through the maze of misinformation to provide allergy sufferers with the best and latest information. He clarifies how to: Breathe easier by reducing symptoms of hay fever and other outdoor allergies. - Evaluate the top prescription and over-the-counter remedies - Control food allergies - Allergy-proof your home and workplace. - Use the "Hot 55 Anti-allergy Arsenal" for specific allergies. Contact: http://www.drearlmindell.com/
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Cheryl Meyers. A Purdue University graduate, Cheryl Myers is head of scientific affairs and education for the natural medicine company, EuroPharma, and is an advocate of bridging the worlds of mainstream and natural medicine to achieve optimum health outcomes. Cheryl has been interviewed by the New York Times, Prevention Magazine, theWall Street Journal and other periodicals on wide ranging topics such as dementia prevention, menopause symptom relief, cancer care, heart disease and many other aspects of health and wellness. She has appeared on the PBS television show “American Medical Review,” hosted by Morley Safer, to explain coenzyme Q10 and cardiac recovery. She has acted as a technical consultant for many segments of the PBS TV series “Healing Quest,” hosted by Olivia Newton-John. On today’s show Cheryl will focus on current research into the herb turmeric and the active constituent curcumin, which is being studied widely for its positive effects for many health issues. Contact: www.EuroPharmaUSA.com 866-598-5487
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, www.drznaturally.com interviews Master Herbalist David Winston, RH, AHG. David Winston is an herbalist and ethnobotanist with almost 40 years of training in Cherokee, Chinese and Western herbal traditions. He has had a clinical practice for over 30 years and is a herbal consultant to physicians throughout the USA and Canada. President of Herbalist & Alchemist, Inc. an herbal manufacturing company, he is also founder/director of David Winston's Center for Herbal Studies which features his highly respected Two-Year Clinical Herbalist Training Program. He is an internationally known lecturer and teaches frequently at medical schools, symposia and herb conferences. David is the co-author of Winston & Kuhn's Herbal Therapies and Supplements: A Scientific and Traditional Approach, author of Saw Palmetto for Men & Women, Herbal Therapeutics, Specific Indications For Herbs and Herbal Formulas, and a contributing author to American Herbalism. In addition, he is a founding/professional member of the American Herbalist Guild, and he has served four terms on the Board of Directors. On today’s show, David discusses his latest book,Adaptogens: Herbs for Strength, Stamina, and Stress Relief. Contact: http://www.herbaltherapeutics.net and http://www.herbalist-alchemist.com
Host Dr. Eugene Zampieron, ND, AHG, www.drznaturally.com interviews Jacob Teitelbaum, M.D.
Dr Teitelbaum is a reknown integrative medical authority, and is the medical director of Fibromyalgia and Fatigue Centers. Dr.Teitlebaum is the author of the best-selling From Fatigued to Fantastic! (which has sold over 500,000 copies), Pain Free, 1,2,3!, Beat Sugar Addiction Now!, the Beat Sugar Addiction Now Cookbook and his latest book, Real Cause Real Cure. Dr. Teitelbaum knows CFS/fibromyalgia as an insider — he contracted CFS when he was in medical school and had to drop out for a year to recover. In the ensuing 25 years, he has dedicated his career to finding effective treatment. Dr. Teitelbaum appears often as a guest on Oprah, Dr. Oz, CNN, Fox, ABC and on news and talk shows nationwide. He joins us today on The Natural Nurse and Dr. Z.
Host Ellen Kamhi, PhD RN, www.naturalnurse.com, interviews Helayne Waldman. Helayne practices holistic nutrition in Oakland, California. She has a doctorate from the University of San Francisco, and is a graduate of Bauman College of Holistic Nutrition in Berkeley, CA. After losing dear family and friends to cancer, she decided to devote herself to understanding how to help prevent this dreaded disease and how to improve quality of life with it. The result was three years of research into best practices in risk assessment and nutritional support for breast cancer, the subject of the book she has co-authored with Ed Bauman – THE WHOLE FOOD GUIDE FOR BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS. Contact: www.wholefoodguideforbreastcancer.com