Each week Steph Lowe speaks with experts from all over the world in the areas of nutrition, microbiome health, environmental sustainability, psychology, meditation and more. Together we’ll teach you the answers to becoming healthy, happy and a more conscious human, and why your contribution to the planet truly matters.
HHHK 339: Cognitive Function, Polyphenols & Evidence Based Health with Angus Brown
In today’s episode we are joined by Angus Brown from Arepa. We discuss nootropics and the key components for enhancing cognitive function and performance including polyphenols and anthocyanins. We look at the importance of consuming products backed by strong evidence - double-blind placebo controlled trials - and then consider where this ongoing research may take us for conditions including Parkinson's disease, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, traumatic brain injury and stroke, and so much more.
HHHK 338: The Significance of the Gut-Immune Axis with Dr Beth Steels
In today’s episode we are joined by Beth Steels, biochemical nutritionist who has been in clinical practice for over 20 years. We take a close look at the gut-immune axis including the link between ben338eficial bacteria, the microbiome and immune health, the best foods for supporting a diverse gut microbiome and a healthy immune system, what foods to minimize or avoid, why “80/20” matters and so much more.
HHHK 337: IVF, the Role of Acupuncture & the Right Support Team with Jenna McDonald
In today’s episode we are joined by Jenna McDonald from The Fertility Suite, acupuncturist and herbalist with a master’s degree in reproductive medicine. We discuss preconception care and why 88 days matter, the role of nutrition, lifestyle changes and acupuncture in fertility and IVF, IVF add ons, the significance of finding the right support team and so much more.
HHHK 336: Alzheimer's Disease, Diabetes & LCHF with Gary Fettke
In today’s episode we are joined by Gary Fettke to explore Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes and LCHF.
We take a look at the role of a reduced metabolism of glucose in a neurodegenerative disease like Alzheimer’s and consider the role of nutrition, inflammation and ketones, the alternative brain fuel. Gary also shares the truth around his 2016 silencing by AHPRHA, why he is being targeted by the cereal industry, how he plans to change our dietary guidelines and so much more.
HHHK 335: Tiny Human, What Do I Feed You with Gina Rose
In today’s episode, we are joined by Gina Rose, women's health expert, author, speaker and public figure. Gina is the founder and business owner of the successful clinic and online platform 'Nutrition by Gina Rose'. She holds a BHSc in Nutritional Medicine and has a background in nursing.
HHHK 334: Cardiovascular Disease, Your Family History & Your Environment with Dr Damian Kristof
In today’s episode we are joined by Dr Damian Kristof to explore cardiovascular disease and the role of both your genetic predisposition and the environment in which you control – as the saying goes, genetics load the gun, but environment pulls the trigger. We examine the role of nutrition, the impact of inflammation, the statin drug industry, additional risk-assessment tools including Lp(a), the coronary artery calcium score and so much more.
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I highly recommend listening to Steph! She has good conversations, deep thoughts, and I’m never left feeling pressured to do anything. She presents the facts, she asks the questions, and she brings on guests that have opened my mind to thoughts I would have never thought about. And even topics that I wasn’t all that interested in, not only did I learn about that certain topic, the conversation grew into places it hadn’t started. Real conversations, without the guilt of not being good enough. Listen and learn!
Thks for having SFuels on Steph - happy to join future sessions.