The world of healthcare is challenging. We’re all looking for more practical tips, tools and strategies to not only live longer but live better. Lifestyle medicine puts you in control by focusing on prevention and the root causes of disease to help you change your life, not just your symptoms.
Angel V. Shannon, lifestyle medicine expert and founder of Seva Health and The Seva Institute empowers you with insider tips on functional nutrition, healthy brain aging, hormone balancing and the food-mood connection to help you get more out of your healthcare than just the average annual physical.
As a board certified nurse practitioner, meditation instructor and life-long student of mind-body medicine, Angel sees the bigger picture, teaching her patients and private coaching clients how to use the tool of mindfulness to reduce stress, change their relationship with food, eliminate self-sabotaging thought patterns and establish a strong foundation of healthy habits for lifetime personal improvement.
Angel will inspire you with the ‘clinical pearls’ gained from over two decades of patient centered, clinical practice. One part science and one part storytelling, Healthy Housecalls With Angel is a journey into the courageous stories of the many coaching clients she’s helped to trust their innate wisdom to successfully lose weight, reverse chronic health conditions, get hormones in balance and connect the dots between food and mood to improve their mental health and ultimately transform their lives --- all by simply adopting a holistic, lifestyle focused approach.
This podcast will help you make sense of the world of healthcare, push past emotional roadblocks and give you actionable steps to achieve real health and the joy, purpose and vitality you want in your life. Tune in and get Fit & Functional For Life® !
Intuition As Inspiration With Special Guest: Mariyah Thompson
In these complex times, with life moving at such a hurried pace, we all yearn for quick answers and simple solutions to life problems that really aren't all that simple. 'Life hacks' are more prevalent now than ever before. Feeling so overwhelmed with information coming from so many corners, it can be comforting to turn to specialists and experts who appear to have the skills to show us the way. But asking others to help us make important life decisions can actually leave us feeling more lost and confused than ever. Tune into this special episode with my very special guest, Mariyah Thompson, Biophilic Designer and Horticultural Educator to learn how honoring intuition can be the simple solution we're searching for to regain a sense of control over our lives and reclaim our own innate power.
Getting Better With Berberine
Trying to get your cholesterol down? Can't get your blood sugar in check? Still struggling with weight loss? I've got you covered. From healing your gut to harmonizing your hormones this episode is all about the amazing benefits of berberine.
When Things Fall Apart: How To Break Up With Your Therapist
Coping with the stress of modern life isn't easy, especially when you're trying to do it alone. Therapy can be the biggest missing link to finding purpose, passion, and meaning in life again. However, not all therapeutic relationships work out for the best, leaving clients wondering how to terminate therapy sessions in a way that doesn't burn bridges or create further emotional or psychological harm. This episode answers the question: how do you break up with your therapist, nicely?
Get In The Fast Lane! Flip Your Metabolic Switch Naturally!
Hot flashes, weight gain, brain fog and sleepless nights. Sound familiar? For women in their 40s these symptoms are painfully real. So what do we do when all the lab results are "fine" but we don't actually FEEL fine? Tune into this episode to find out how to get in the fast lane to flip your metabolic switch, burn fat, get back to sleep and live a longer, healthier and happier life – naturally.
Karma and The Sacred Pause
In a fast-paced world full of distractions and the constant pressure to achieve, produce, and consume, we need accessible practices that help us become more centered - more in touch with ourselves and others. Rather than withdrawing from the world, we can learn how to use the art of the Sacred Pause to awaken loving-kindness in a world that often feels unkind, accept uncertainty in a world full of unknowns, and enjoy our lives more fully and more peacefully even when it feels like things are falling apart. In this episode I explore a new way of thinking about Karma and the Sacred Pause as an introduction to a more centered way of life and service in the world.
Food, Mood & Mental Health: Is Your Food Making You Sick?
Ever hear the old maxim, “The food you eat can be either the safest and most powerful form of medicine or the slowest form of poison?" Well, it's true. Even the 'healthiest' fruits and veggies can be unhealthy for YOU. Let's take a deep dive into why the inflammation that comes from food allergies and food sensitivities matters for your brain and your health.
Excellent! Highly recommended
Angel explores the intersections of mental health, functional nutrition, lifestyle medicine, and lots of other topics that are not always considered from a holistic perspective (so important). I feel like I started listening at just the right time! I found this series especially helpful, as I am looking to make some lifestyle changes and improve my overall health and well-being. I also appreciate that this information is presented in an interesting and accessible way. Angel knows her stuff and I am excited and motivated to learn more!
I’m thankful for this podcast. It’s very Informative and helpful details for patients and consumers. I will continue listening.
Angel Shannon is speaking my language!
I have interests in all of the topics that Angel speaks about in this intro podcast. However, I don’t have time to research each detail to find out which ones actually work. I’m very excited to hear her experiences and practices for better health. Looking forward to the start of something great!