29 episodes

New York Times best-selling author and distinguished thyroid care expert, Dr. Alan Christianson dives deep into today's big controversies like vaccines, grains, and soy. We explore the unexpected side of things you never thought were controversial like leaky gut, pesticides, and fructose. The goal is not to shock or outrage, but to help us all learn to cling tightly to our health, and cling loosely to our ideas. Feel an unprecedented sense of being able to communicate with love, concern, and science - and help us get back on track.

Medical Myths, Legends & Fairytales Dr Alan Christianson

    • Medicine
    • 4.2, 89 Ratings

New York Times best-selling author and distinguished thyroid care expert, Dr. Alan Christianson dives deep into today's big controversies like vaccines, grains, and soy. We explore the unexpected side of things you never thought were controversial like leaky gut, pesticides, and fructose. The goal is not to shock or outrage, but to help us all learn to cling tightly to our health, and cling loosely to our ideas. Feel an unprecedented sense of being able to communicate with love, concern, and science - and help us get back on track.

    Do Conventional Medications Work for Depression? with Dr. Irving Kirsch

    Do Conventional Medications Work for Depression? with Dr. Irving Kirsch

    I’m joined today by Dr. Irving Kirsch, associate director of the Program of Placebo Studies at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Kirsch has spent years researching the true effect of placebos on health and healing, and I know you’re going to find his findings just as shocking as I did. We discuss the duration of effectiveness of placebos, the potential danger of nocebos, and the potential future of medicine and healing.

    • 59 min
    Does Animal Protein Cause Cancer? with Dr. Gabrielle Lyon

    Does Animal Protein Cause Cancer? with Dr. Gabrielle Lyon

    Do animal proteins cause cancer? Are they dangerous? Many popular views and diets including the keto and paleo diets say that animal proteins should be reduced or eliminated for various health reasons, while other evidence shows that the health benefits of animal proteins outweigh the risks. We’re going to dive deep into this critical topic today to figure out exactly how much protein is too much, what happens to muscle mass when you limit protein intake

    • 59 min
    Does Red Meat Cause Cancer? with Dr. Garth Davis

    Does Red Meat Cause Cancer? with Dr. Garth Davis

    I’m joined today by Dr. Garth Davis, a bariatric surgeon, and author of Proteinaholic. Dr. Davis is an active member of the protein-based community and he has joined me to talk about the possible dangers of dietary protein and to share evidence-based truths about protein and how it might be affecting your health. We dive deep into the specifics of meta-analysis and epidemiology, how red meat really affects overall health.

    • 52 min
    Top COVID-19 Myths with Dr. Susan Wilder

    Top COVID-19 Myths with Dr. Susan Wilder

    We all still have so many unanswered questions surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic. The information we’re given today can contradict the messages we were told yesterday, and it feels harder than ever to know which voices to listen to. I had the opportunity to talk to Dr. Susan Wilder about some of the biggest myths surrounding this coronavirus. Previously a physician for the AirForce, Dr. Wilder has is currently working as a first-line private practice physician during this pandemic.

    • 35 min
    COVID-19 Top Myths and Updates with Dr. Tom Moorcroft

    COVID-19 Top Myths and Updates with Dr. Tom Moorcroft

    Between the latest online fads and the crazy media headlines, it’s easier than ever to get confused about your health. If you want to make better decisions about your health today so you can feel better and live longer, you’ve come to the right place.

    I want to address some of the most common myths surrounding the topic that is on everyone’s mind right now 1 COVID-19.  I don’t want you to panic, but there are important medical facts that I want to make sure that you are hearing.

    • 58 min
    Healing MS Beyond Observation and Anecdote with Dr. Terry Wahls

    Healing MS Beyond Observation and Anecdote with Dr. Terry Wahls

    I’m joined today by Dr. Terry Wahls, a clinical professor at the University of Iowa who conducts clinical trials testing therapeutic lifestyle and diet on multiple sclerosis, the progression of the disease and its symptoms. Dr. Wahls is an author and speaker who has joined me to discuss the personal experiences and extensive research that she has conducted in order to make a claim as grand as finding the answer to healing MS.

    • 49 min

Customer Reviews

4.2 out of 5
89 Ratings

89 Ratings

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Shame on you

Did you not listen to one word Janie said?? You are completely protecting your own license. Saying that a suppressed TSH increases mortality and cardiovascular risk is completely irresponsible!! I have an HS CRP THAT is below 1 with a suppressed TSH. I
Am 52 years old and I am also a physician. It was clear to me that you were just playing it safe.

Twyla Sexy ,

Hit or Miss

This show has some really good episodes and some I couldn’t finish listening to because they were so bad. I like the premise of the show but I assess the information carefully because some of it seems completely wrong.

Tim's fiancée ,

Solid Interview on Workout Nutrition!

This is the best interview I've heard on pre and post workout nutrition - thank you!

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