On the Spectrum of Health Podcast, Dr. Christine Schaffner shares a spectrum of health and wellness information ranging from chronic illness, biological medicine, bioenergetics and more. Dr. Schaffner sits at a unique vantage point in that she sees patients struggling with chronic illness from all over the world in her practice.
Dr. Schaffner is passionate about sharing cutting edge information and research from the experts in her community as she sits on the front line of the alternative medicine field. Whether you are struggling with a chronic illness, want to learn more about detox and anti-aging, or fine-tune your biofield, then this podcast is for you!
In addition to building two world-renowned health clinics, Dr. Schaffner currently sees patients telemedically, as well as in-person at her Immanence Health clinics in Seattle, Washington and Marin, California.
Dr. Catherine Clinton on The Art & Science of Cultivating Coherence | Episode 226
In this week’s episode, I interviewed my colleague Dr. Catherine Clinton about the exciting field of quantum biology in addition to The Art & Science of Cultivating Coherence. Tune in to learn about the power of cultivating personal coherence, about quantum phenomena happening within our bodies, the biological communication highway made possible through liquid crystalline networks, and how accessing states of quantum coherence allows our systems to work synergistically. Discover practical methods to increase coherence using breathwork, gratitude practices, and more. Make sure to check out the link below for the full show notes and to find more information about today’s guest, Dr. Catherine Clinton!
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode226
A Healthier You Begins with Me featuring Dr. Hemal Patel | Episode 225
In this week’s episode, I spoke with my colleague Dr. Hemal Patel. We explored mitochondrial health, including what happens to mitochondria during chronic illness, and the concepts of mitochondrial autophagy and biogenesis. Dr. Patel gave an overview of his innovative new mitochondrial efficiency test (mescreen), including the different panels and what they measure. We went through my own test results, analyzing areas that were out of balance like my high baseline respiration. Dr. Patel provided his insights on what may have contributed to my results, like prolonged stress, and offered potential solutions to support mitochondrial health such as specific peptides, light therapy, breathing techniques, and more.
Make sure to check out the link below to get access to everything discussed in today’s episode, including the MeScreen test!
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode225
Lymphatic System Secrets: Exploring the Power of Gemmotherapy with Dr. Christine Schaffner | Episode 224
Want to learn about plant stem cells (gemmotherapy) and why they are so powerful for drainage, healing, and regeneration? In this mini episode, I explain the history of gemmotherapy, how plant buds contain beneficial growth factors, and why I believe these remedies have a regenerative capacity. I share details on the sustainable harvesting and production process, as well as information on the specific remedies contained in my new liposomal lymph, gallbladder, and spleen formulas. Supporting drainage through the lymph and liver is so critical for good health and preventing reactions in sensitive individuals. Tune in to learn more about this gentle but potent form of herbal medicine!
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode224
Empowering Your Bones with Margie Bissinger | Episode 223
In this week's episode of the Spectrum of Health podcast, I spoke with my dear friend and physical therapist Margie Bissinger about osteoporosis and bone health. Margie has devoted over 20 years of her life to helping women heal their bones through physical therapy, health coaching, and her incredible online resources. Margie also shares details on her upcoming Encore Summit taking place January 27th-28th. It features today's leading experts on natural solutions for osteopenia, osteoporosis, and fractures. Make sure to check out the link below to get access to everything discussed in today’s episode, including Margie’s Summit!
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode223
Putting the Pieces of Yourself Back Together with Dr. Marie Rodriguez | Episode 222
In this episode, I talk with my dear friend and naturopathic doctor, Dr. Marie Rodriguez, about putting the pieces of yourself back together while on the healing journey from chronic illness. Dr. Marie also shares about her upcoming retreat immersed in the elements to activate deep healing through community and sacred practices. Tune in for inspiration and hope on the winding road to reclaiming health and wholeness! Make sure to check out the link below to get access to everything discussed in today’s episode!
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode222
Navigating 2024: A Glimpse into The New Year with Dr. Christine Schaffner | Episode 221
What do I see on the horizon for 2024 when it comes to new developments in functional and integrative medicine? Tune in to find out! In this solo episode, I share what I'm most excited about, including new tests for assessing mitochondrial function, regenerative therapies like exosomes, tools for modulating the immune system, and so much more. If you or a loved one suffers from chronic illness, I hope this episode leaves you feeling optimistic about continued progress in 2024. I share the word I've chosen for the year ahead and why I'm hopeful about the future of functional medicine and our ability to help those sick get their lives back faster than ever before.
For the full show notes please visit my website: www.drchristineschaffner.com/Episode221
Love this podcast so much! I especially episode 211.
For such a time as this…
Thank you Dr Christine for the work you do and for this podcast! Your shows and guest always fill me with hope for the future and wonder for the world we live in. We need more people like you, your colleagues, and guests!
Dr. Schaffner knows her stuff. She’s kind, caring and super smart. I think I’ve listened to every podcast since she started this a couple years ago. Her content has upped my health game significantly. I know it takes a lot of work to do this. She’s a busy doc. Thank you for all you share with us!