In this podcast DrG is proud to share a conversation with one of his teachers and mentors, Dr. Paul Anderson. They have a wide-ranging discussion on complex chronic disease and talk about nutritional IV therapy and who it makes sense for.
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This week DrG talks with Dr. Mark Gordon, MD expert in hormone replenishment therapy, and a pioneer in uncovering the science behind TBI (traumatic brain injury) and hormonal deficiencies. Through his work, he has saved hundreds of veterans from suicide, and helped many other people regain their quality of life.
In this episode they cover:
-DrG’s story of his dad and the effects of his stroke
-TBIs and neuroendcrionlogy (brain chemistry). Brain injury = brain inflammation = brain dysfunction & depletion of neurosteroids
-Testosterone’s effects on the body and brain. How it can help Alzheimer’s disease
-Dr. Gordon’s journey into hormone replacement, and into brain injury and hormonal deficiency
-Psychiatric illness (anxiety, depression, ADHD, and more) and hormones
-How you don’t need to have a “big” brain trauma like a concussion or big accident to have brain trauma
-Do women need testosterone?
-Low testosterone and sleep disturbances
-Do hormones cause cancer?
-Brain injury can continue to worsen for 17 years after the injury
-What to do if you or someone you know has a head injury to protect them
-Is PTSD due to brain trauma that wasn’t treated?
-A veteran who went from suicidal and hospitalized to thriving with appropriate hormone treatment
-Hormones for treating substance abuse
-Hormones for treating treatment resistant anxiety and depression
In this episode of the ANH podcast, DrG talks with Dr. Tommy Wood of NourishBalanceThrive.
-How you must master the basics to master the craft – many practitioners out there use cookie-cutter protocols instead of truly understanding the basics and tools
-Tommy’s story – how he got into medicine as an MD and his journey into functional medicine
-The importance of Specialists, Synthesists, and Popularizers
-How private health insurance dis-incentivizes preventative care
-How Iceland has tackled drugs & alcohol by changing the environment
-The importance of community, and how good health habits can sometimes damage people’s community
-The most important messages they tell their clients at Nourish Balance Thrive
-How to work with MD’s to coax them into integrative medicine
-Why integrative practitioners need to publish their protocols and case reports
-Avoiding dogma in both conventional and functional medicine