Positive Health Podcast is an interview series for health professionals and features leading clinicians, scientists and health advocates in integrative, functional and nutritional medicine. We share what various experts are pioneering in their respective fields, and empower you the latest science and clinical insights. The podcast is hosted by Benjamin Brown, ND.
Dr Ciara Wright, PhD: Fertility, Female Health and Personalised Nutrition
Ciara Wright, PhD is Director of the Glenville Clinic, Dublin, Ireland and specialises in male and female fertility and women’s hormonal balance. Ciara has a special interest in immune-related subfertility which can result in difficulty conceiving or recurrent miscarriage. She has a PhD in molecular biology from the Institute of Immunology at the National University of Ireland, Maynooth, experience in diagnostic hospital laboratories, and is an independent researcher.
Ron Hunninghake, MD: Vitamin C Therapy, Energy Metabolism and the Future of Medicine
Ron Hunninghake is Chief Medical Officer at the Riordan Clinic, an internationally recognized pioneer of Intravenous Vitamin C (IVC) therapy, and co-author of three books and several research papers on integrative medicine. In addition to his full-time practice as a holistic medical doctor at the Riordan Clinic. Dr. Ron is actively involved in IVC research. In this interview Dr Ron shares his remarkable history and vision for the future of integrative medicine.
William B. Grant, PhD: Vitamin D Supplementation and COVID-19; From Evidence to Action
William B. Grant, Ph.D. is Founder and president, Sunlight, Nutrition, and Health Research Center, San Francisco, California and a leading expert on vitamin with over 275 publications listed at pubmed.gov. In this interview we explore vitamin D research and clinical use with particular focus on the relationship between vitamin D and viral respiratory tract infections including COVID-19.
Professor Julia Rucklidge, PhD: Revolutionising the Treatment of Mental Health with Nutrition
Professor Julia Rucklidge PhD is director of the Mental Health and Nutrition Research Group at the University of Canterbury and a pioneer of research on mental health and nutrition. Her research has explored the impact of nutritional interventions in Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder in children and adults, stress following catastrophe, addictions and more. In this interview she shares her extraordinary work, its powerful implications, and her radical vision for the future of psychiatric care.
William Harris, PhD & Kristina Harris Jackson, PhD: Omega-3 Science from Assessment to Personalized Nutrition
William S. Harris, PhD, FAHA is an internationally recognized expert on omega-3 fatty acids with more than 300 publications relating to fatty acids in medical literature and author on two American Heart Association scientific statements on fatty acids. Kristina Harris Jackson, PhD, RD has contributed important publications to the omega-3 field specifically related to maternal health in addition to creating the Prenatal DHA test and the Mother’s Milk DHA test. Both are involved with OmegaQuant Analytics.
Dr Robert Verkerk, PhD: Reimagining Healthcare and a Blueprint for Sustainable Health
In this remarkable interview Dr Robert Verkerk shares a blueprint for a sustainable healthcare system that incorporates factors such as patient empowerment, nutrition, lifestyle medicine, societal change and environmental ecology. Dr Robert Verkerk PhD, is Founder, Executive & Scientific Director of the Alliance for Natural Health International (ANH-Intl).