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ENCORE: The Fibro-Fix, Part 1

24:57 | Jun 7th, 2018

The Fibro-Fix: Dr. David Brady previews his upcoming summit and book, "The Fibro Fix: Get to the Root of Your Fibromyalgia and Start Reversing Your Chronic Pain and Fatigue in 21 Days." Why is fibromyalgia often misdiagnosed? What other conditions ca...Show More
ENCORE: The Fibro-Fix, Part 2

23:38 | Jun 7th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. David Brady, author of "The Fibro Fix: Get to the Root of Your Fibromyalgia and Start Reversing Your Chronic Pain and Fatigue in 21 Days."
Curing Reflux Through Food, Part 1

26:32 | May 22nd, 2018

Dr. Jamie Koufman is a pioneering ear, nose & throat specialist who coined the terms “silent reflux” and “layngopharyngeal reflux” (LPR). She specializes in diagnosing and treating voice disorders and reflux. She is the author of “Dropping Acid: The ...Show More
Curing Reflux Through Food, Part 2

27:48 | May 22nd, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Jamie Koufman, pioneering ear, nose & throat specialist and author of “Dropping Acid: The Reflux Diet Cookbook and Cure.”
The Nutraceuticals of the Decade? Part 1

26:58 | May 1st, 2018

There’s more to hemp than just CBD (cannabidiol). So says Carl Germano, expert on cannabinoids and Vice President of Verdant Oasis, a quality manufacturer and supplier of hemp-sourced products. Germano explains the “Entourage Effect” whereby numerous...Show More
The Nutraceuticals of the Decade? Part 2

29:55 | May 1st, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Carl Germano, expert on cannabinoids and Vice President of Verdant Oasis, a quality manufacturer and supplier of hemp-sourced products.
Leyla Weighs In: IBS

22:38 | May 10th

What is preventing diagnosis and treatment of Irritable Bowel Syndrome?; Low versus high carbohydrate diet in type 1 diabetes-- A 12-week randomized open-label crossover study.
ENCORE: Histamine Intolerance, Part 1

24:16 | May 9th

When faced with patients with chronic, difficult-to-diagnose conditions, integrative doctors need to look past traditional disease categories. Mast Cell Activation Syndrome, sometimes popularly known as histamine Intolerance, helps explain why patien...Show More
ENCORE: Histamine Intolerance, Part 2

28:46 | May 9th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Tania Dempsey, medical director of Armonk Integrative Medicine in New York.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Breatharianism

29:09 | May 8th

The makers of RoundUp being hit with more and more lawsuits.; My male friend has HPV and his doctor is suggesting he get the HPV vaccine. How can this help if he already has the virus?; Are you thinking about becoming a Breatharian? Could Breatharian...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Fatty Liver

25:20 | May 8th

I've been taking 5000 IU of vitamin D for the last year but my level is still in the low 20's! What gives?; Concerning the Keto diet, why does Dr. Atkins not get credited for introducing this way of eating?; Here in Finland, butter, coconut oil, and ...Show More
The Proper Role of Supplements in Weight Management, Part 1

27:17 | May 7th

Numerous supplements are marketed to consumers making unsubstantiated, audacious and magical claims about pounds melting away effortlessly. But are there supplements that have a credible and proven role in weight management? Neil Levin, Senior Nutrit...Show More
The Proper Role of Supplements in Weight Management, Part 2

26:20 | May 7th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Neil Levin, Senior Nutrition Education Manager for Protocol for Life Balance and Now Vitamins.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for May 4, Part 1

40:22 | May 6th

Chances are, your doctor is burnt out—here’s why; Alarming rise in consumption of caffeinated energy drinks; Ozone for the treatment of ovarian cancer; New medical device approved to treat ADHD; How to read a blood test; Poor sense of smell increases...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for May 4, Part 2

40:18 | May 6th

Natural treatments for DOMS (Delayed Onset Muscle Soreness); Vitamin K vs. arthritis; Reversing fibrocystic breast disease; Positional vertigo; Gluten found in 32% of “gluten-free” restaurant samples tested with new portable device; Commuting by car ...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Quinoa

23:06 | May 3rd

Nutritionist Leyla Muedin answers this listener question: I've been on a grain free diet for five years and reaped many health benefits including more energy, mental clarity, weight loss, and better digestion. If I start eating quinoa, will it undo a...Show More
Everything About Olive Oil, Part 1

27:19 | May 2nd

The most comprehensive deep-dive on Olive Oil with "the Olive Oil Hunter," T.J. Robinson. What’s the difference in Artisan Produced EVOO vs Mass Produced Olive Oil? How does olive fruit ripeness at harvest time play a role in olive oil quality and pr...Show More
Everything About Olive Oil, Part 2

32:26 | May 2nd

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with T.J. Hunter, the "Olive Oil Hunter."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Disease Free Outcomes in Colorectal Cancer

26:41 | May 1st

High dose vitamin D increases disease-free outcomes in colorectal cancer; Can olive leaf and oregano help in drug-resistant infections like Candida Auris?; What would be your Food Guide Pyramid?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Gallbladder Sludge

28:35 | May 1st

I have gallbladder sludge and possible stones. Are 100 grams of carbs a day too much? What supplements do you recommend?; My urine neurotransmitter test results show low neurotransmitters. What can I take to raise them?; Lately, when I wake up in the...Show More
Toxicity & Pollution, Part 1

23:28 | Apr 30th

How does the fight for the health of our planet relate to our inner health? How do pollution & pesticides specifically ruin our health and that of our planet? How do we detoxify our outer world and detoxify and protect our inner world? Health Expert...Show More
Toxicity & Pollution, Part 2

24:57 | Apr 30th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Health Expert and Master Educator, Dr. Ross Pelton, R.Ph, CCN about how the fight for the health of our planet relates to our inner health.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 27, Part 1

39:22 | Apr 29th

Roundup’s harmful effects can be transmitted across generations to grandchildren, great-grandchildren; A caller is concerned that his high-fat diet has contributed to his high coronary calcium score; Does full-fat dairy promote atherosclerosis? Autop...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 27, Part 2

40:59 | Apr 29th

Excess sugar, readily-available pot, lack of exercise stoking epidemic of childhood and adolescent mental conditions—now afflicting 1 of 5. Can diet help avert surgery for diverticulitis? A caller isn’t aware her statin drug prescription may be respo...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Vindication!

21:42 | Apr 26th

Vindication for the oral glucose tolerance test! Hemoglobin A1c misses many cases of diabetes - from The Endocrine Society annual meeting.
ENCORE: Combating Dietary Misinformation, Part 1

21:27 | Apr 25th

Tom Naughton is an “edu-tainer,” committed to combating dietary misinformation in his books and films. After the recent success of his book and film “Fat Head,” he has written a sequel, "Fat Head Kids: Stuff About Diet and Health I Wish I Knew When I...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: MRI Side Effects?

28:04 | Apr 24th

Using the rebel in adolescents to drive them towards healthy lifestyle choices; What side effects are there to an MRI with contrast? My father in law was advised to have this procedure every 3 months.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Morning v. Evening Vitamins

23:31 | Apr 24th

Is it okay to drink flavored seltzer?; I just found out the source of my perioral dermatitis is my toothpaste!; Can I use nut flours for baking purposes while on the Whole 30 diet?; My dad who has glaucoma was advised not to do any weight training ex...Show More
A reliable substitute for mammography? Part 1

22:12 | Apr 23rd

Thermography, a controversial imaging technique, is the subject of today’s interview with Dr. Kristine Blanche, owner and operator the Integrative Healing Center of Long Island and New York City. What is thermography? In view of the limitations of ma...Show More
A reliable substitute for mammography? Part 2

24:31 | Apr 23rd

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation about Thermography, a controversial imaging technique, with Dr. Kristine Blanche, owner and operator of the Integrative Healing Center of Long Island and New York City.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 20, Part 1

40:57 | Apr 22nd

Eggs good, eggs bad—make up your mind! Why most health news is fake; The 88-year-old man who ate 25 eggs per day; Is cocoa good for Type 2 diabetes? Treatment of food poisoning; Mushrooms reduce the risk of cognitive decline by 50%.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 20, Part 2

40:57 | Apr 22nd

Naps rival medication for blood pressure control; Cozaar, Hyzaar drug recalls due to cancer-causing contaminants; Medications often formulated with harmful inactive ingredients; IV vitamin C boosts efficacy of chemo for pancreatic cancer; Mediterrane...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Stress

26:03 | Apr 19th

Genome-wide changes may result from excessive stress; How stress and inflammation contribute to chronic disease.
Female Sexual Dysfunction, Part 1

28:58 | Apr 18th

Dr. Madeleine Castellanos (www.thesexmd.com) joins us for a discussion of integrative treatment of female sexual dysfunction. Dr. Castellanos is a chapter co-author with Dr. Hoffman of "Integrative Sexual Health," part of a Dr. Andrew Weil series of ...Show More
Female Sexual Dysfunction, Part 2

30:01 | Apr 18th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Madeleine Castellanos (www.thesexmd.com) about integrative treatment of female sexual dysfunction.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Insomnia

22:16 | Apr 17th

Eat leftovers to reduce food waste, but what about for histamine sufferers?; Anti-inflammatory medications may benefit depression; I tried CBD for insomnia but it only worked for 7-8 days - Help!; How effective is Ostinol for increasing bone density ...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: RediCalm

22:17 | Apr 17th

Your interview with Dr. Feinman was eye-opening and the idea that diabetes can be managed with low carbs rather than insulin makes sense; About Takotsubo cardiomyopathy; What supplements can I take while weaning off Lexapro?; I take Klonopin, Ativan ...Show More
ENCORE: Holistic Dermatology, Part 1

25:37 | Apr 16th

Dr. Alan Dattner, one of America’s foremost integrative dermatologists, is the author of "Radiant Skin From the Inside Out: The Holistic Dermatologist’s Guide to Healing Your Skin Naturally." He answers questions about eczema, psoriasis, itchy or dr...Show More
ENCORE: Holistic Dermatology, Part 2

27:59 | Apr 16th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Alan Dattner, one of America’s foremost integrative dermatologists and the author of "Radiant Skin From the Inside Out: The Holistic Dermatologist’s Guide to Healing Your Skin Naturally."
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 13, Part 1

40:01 | Apr 15th

Resistance training, swimming, and tennis fight aging; Does Stevia counteract Lyme Disease? Blueberries for blood pressure; Pomegranate juice for slowing memory decline. “PharmaBro” continues to direct his pharmaceutical empire from prison; Doc sends...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 13, Part 2

40:03 | Apr 15th

Bright lights contribute to insulin resistance, obesity; New rules limiting doctors’ hours don’t improve outcomes, may reduce patient satisfaction; Merck sued over shingles vaccine side effects; Gamma-tocopherol for asthma; Organic foods are good for...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: The Dirty Dozen and Clean 15

23:07 | Apr 12th

Environmental Working Group's 2019 list of the Dirty Dozen and Clean 15 for vegetables and fruits.
ENCORE: Sick Building Syndrome, Part 1

25:18 | Apr 11th

Alan Bell was a successful prosecuting attorney when he suddenly developed a mystery illness. After consulting numerous specialists, he finally met one who informed him that he had likely been poisoned. His medical odyssey is described in the new boo...Show More
ENCORE: Sick Building Syndrome, Part 2

23:10 | Apr 11th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Alan Bell, author of "Poisoned: How a Crime-Busting Prosecutor Turned His Medical Mystery into a Crusade for Environmental Victims."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Mick Jagger

28:17 | Apr 10th

Documentary: Bleed Out; Mick Jagger's procedure; Blood transfusion alternatives; Help! My cholesterol went up after starting coconut oil; How safe and practical are dental implants?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Anxiety & Depression

21:20 | Apr 10th

My friend has a gall bladder polyp. Can it be removed without taking out the gall bladder?; What can I give my 26-year-old daughter for anxiety and depression?; How can I prevent abdominal aortic aneurysm?; Why is it recommended to take probiotics on...Show More
Ozone Therapy, Part 1

21:24 | Apr 9th

Ozone therapy is considered one of the more exotic modalities of Integrative Medicine, but today’s guest, Dr. Isadora Guggenheim (www.secondnaturecare.com) brings scientific rigor to its application to a variety of conditions. Guggenheim is a naturop...Show More
Ozone Therapy, Part 2

23:02 | Apr 9th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Isadora Guggenheim about medical ozone therapy and its application to a variety of conditions.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 6, Part 1

39:57 | Apr 8th

What’s the ideal Omega 6:3 ratio? Omega 6 and Omega 3 fatty acids have opposite effects on childhood asthma risk; Mick Jagger’s heart valve surgery explained; When cancer cells are found in the uterus, is hysterectomy mandatory? Does chocolate really...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for April 6, Part 2

41:30 | Apr 8th

April is National IBS awareness month; Gut sufferers seek political clout in D.C.; Is beer the next cancer-fighting functional food? Eating more fruits and vegetables protects men from cognitive decline; Polypharmacy is rampant in seniors and hikes r...Show More
A Revolution in the Diagnosis and Treatment of GI Disorders, Part 1

24:30 | Apr 4th

SIBO—small intestine bacterial overgrowth—is a concept that has revolutionized our diagnosis and treatment of common GI disorders, especially IBS (irritable bowel syndrome). Gary Stapleton, founder and director of Aerodiagnostic Labs, is a leading au...Show More
A Revolution in the Diagnosis and Treatment of GI Disorders, Part 2

29:33 | Apr 4th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Gary Stapleton, founder and director of Aerodiagnostic Labs, a leading authority on the performance and interpretation of testing for SIBO.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Eggs and Bread

25:43 | Apr 3rd

I'm interested in your take on the JAMA study linking egg consumption to increased cholesterol and risk of cardiovascular disease.; I know I shouldn't be eating bread, but if I choose to eat bread, which way do I go? Whole grain, gluten-free?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Lowering your LDL

28:16 | Apr 3rd

My LDL cholesterol is 206. How do I lower it? My doctor wants me to take Crestor but I would like to avoid the side effects.; How does glycine work as a sleep aid and why does Ann Louise Gittleman take more of it in the morning?; VSL #3 sellers found...Show More
The Deplorable State of Nutrition Science, Part 1

30:44 | Apr 2nd

Dr. Richard Feinman is one of the deans of the low-carb movement. He is Professor of Cell Biology at SUNY Downstate Medical Center where he teaches medical students, and is author of "Nutrition in Crisis: Flawed Studies, Misleading Advice, and the Re...Show More
The Deplorable State of Nutrition Science, Part 2

28:09 | Apr 2nd

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Richard Feinman, author of "Nutrition in Crisis: Flawed Studies, Misleading Advice, and the Real Science of Human Metabolism."
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 30, Part 1

40:29 | Apr 1st

When consumers of natural medicine visit their doctors, it’s “Don’t ask don’t tell”; Physicians’ limited nutrition training decried in new study; Sleep paralysis explained; Zyrtec withdrawal symptoms keep allergy sufferers hooked; 30% of health revie...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 30, Part 2

40:54 | Apr 1st

Are claims that “probiotics are dangerous” substantiated? Anti-depressants uniformly cause weight gain; An amino acid that may counter Alzheimer’s, ALS; Phthalates in plastic impair fertility—are they lurking in IV bags, catheters, and other disposab...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Health Tips

22:19 | Mar 29th

19 Health Tips for 2019 - first in a series.
Is “breast implant illness” real? Part 1

26:47 | Mar 28th

Breast implants are now under the gun again after a checkered history. In the 80s reports of adverse events related to silicone breast implants led to FDA scrutiny and lawsuits against Dow Corning. Now in March 2019, breast implants are once again un...Show More
Is “breast implant illness” real? Part 2

28:07 | Mar 28th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Sophie Bartsich, Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, who offers perspective on the current controversy.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Long Term Aspirin Use

25:17 | Mar 27th

Consumption of sugary soft drinks increases risk of cardiovascular disease—and death!; How does xylitol compare to erythritol? Which do you prefer?; A recent test shows a growth on my spleen. Should it be removed?; What are the benefits or dangers of...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Cannabis

29:55 | Mar 27th

I had calcium scores on three previous EBCT tests over the years. Now I had a different test that shows zero blockage. I'm confused!; Do you still recommend Propax with NT Factor? How about for a 72-year-old male?; As cannabis use is gaining populari...Show More
The Science and Benefits of Hemp Derived Cannabinoids, Part 1

27:22 | Mar 26th

CBD (cannabidiol) is getting a lot of buzz lately as a hot new nutraceutical. Carl Germano, author of "The Road to Ananda" https://roadtoananda.com/, offers a comprehensive discussion of the science behind hemp-derived cannabinoids’ benefits for a mu...Show More
The Science and Benefits of Hemp Derived Cannabinoids, Part 2

27:50 | Mar 26th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Carl Germano, author of "The Road to Ananda."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 23, Part 1

41:06 | Mar 25th

Bayer stock slumps as jury finds for plaintiff in Roundup cancer lawsuit; Costco is first of major retailers to pull Roundup weedkiller from shelves; Pros/cons of laparoscopic surgery; Vaginal rejuvenation with lasers; High-fructose corn syrup—compar...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 23, Part 2

41:03 | Mar 25th

EBT heart scan with calcium scoring for early detection of heart disease; That health app you’re using may sell your private medical info to shady 3rd parties; Sorry, cannabis is bad for teenagers’ brains; Breast implants under federal review over ca...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Fruit Juice Contaminants

21:52 | Mar 22nd

Fruit juices, for kids and adults, may include lead and other metals; how to reduce your exposure.
Making Sense of Mental Illness, Part 1

24:31 | Mar 21st

In this exciting podcast, Dr. Randolph Nesse, a pioneer in evolutionary psychiatry, discusses his new book "Good Reasons for Bad Feelings." Nature doesn’t care whether we feel bad—our emotions are shaped by natural selection to maximize the survival ...Show More
Making Sense of Mental Illness, Part 2

26:01 | Mar 21st

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Randolph Nesse, a pioneer in evolutionary psychiatry, about his new book, "Good Reasons for Bad Feelings: Insights from the Frontier of Evolutionary Psychiatry."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Thinning Hair

33:09 | Mar 20th

US ranks 54th between Iran and Algeria for health at age 65; Anecdotal evidence for the benefit of colostrum on white blood cells; I'm an 82-year-old female with thinning hair on my head. What supplements might help me?; I'm a 22-year-old male and gr...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Pickleball

25:56 | Mar 20th

What is your opinion of resistant starch for those following a low carb diet? Can we safely go hog wild on rice and pasta that's been cooked, chilled and reheated?; Hey Dr. Hoffman, check out pickleball as a form of exercise!; What are your thoughts ...Show More
Your Immune System—A Primer, Part 1

23:33 | Mar 19th

Pulitzer Prize-winning NY Times journalist Matt Richtel is author of "An Elegant Defense: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System." The book traces the history of our understanding of the immune system and reviews cutting edge strategies f...Show More
Your Immune System—A Primer, Part 2

30:36 | Mar 19th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Pulitzer Prize-winning NY Times journalist Matt Richtel, author of "An Elegant Defense: The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 16, Part 1

41:05 | Mar 18th

Eggs good, eggs bad—make up your mind! Why most health news is fake; The 88-year-old man who ate 25 eggs per day; Is cocoa good for Type 2 diabetes? Treatment of food poisoning; Mushrooms reduce the risk of cognitive decline by 50%.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 16, Part 2

41:24 | Mar 18th

Naps rival medication for blood pressure control; Cozaar, Hyzaar drug recalls due to cancer-causing contaminants; Medications often formulated with harmful inactive ingredients; IV vitamin C boosts efficacy of chemo for pancreatic cancer; Mediterrane...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: The Integrative Healthcare Symposium

23:37 | Mar 15th

Highlights and important takeaways from the Integrative Healthcare Symposium.
Clinical Focus: The Plot Against Keto, Part 1

23:04 | Mar 14th

“Keto Crotch” became a viral meme in the media and was widely disseminated on social platforms. It’s a repudiation—in very personal terms—of the popular trend toward low-carb and Keto diets. But something’s fishy about Keto Crotch—there are strong in...Show More
Clinical Focus: The Plot Against Keto, Part 2

20:14 | Mar 14th

Dr. Hoffman continues his talk on the organized campaign to impugn the low-carb movement.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Keto-Crotch

26:39 | Mar 13th

Keto-crotch: Is this really a thing?; Have you recommended Atrantil for patients with IBS or SIBO?; I'm a 62-year-old female with moderate degenerative arthritis in my hip. How can I keep it from getting worse?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Multiple Chemical Sensitivity

27:46 | Mar 13th

Is there a natural way to eradicate jock itch without taking drugs like Fluconazole?; Smoking cessation did not lead to IBS but to asthma when I quit smoking in 1977. Smoking cessation can lead to bleeding gums since the oral cavity is an extension t...Show More
Is Your Metabolism Stuck? Part 1

21:17 | Mar 12th

Ann Louise Gittleman, author of "Radical Metabolism," explains why people get “stuck” with impaired metabolism. She shares a novel take on the role of the gallbladder in detoxification; impaired gall bladder function—or its removal—hampers a key path...Show More
Is Your Metabolism Stuck? Part 2

27:38 | Mar 12th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Ann Louise Gittleman, author of "Radical Metabolism: A Powerful New Plan to Blast Fat and Reignite Your Energy in Just 21 Days."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 9, Part 1

41:02 | Mar 11th

Resistance training, swimming, and tennis fight aging; Does Stevia counteract Lyme Disease? Blueberries for blood pressure; Pomegranate juice for slowing memory decline. “PharmaBro” continues to direct his pharmaceutical empire from prison; Doc sends...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 9, Part 2

41:20 | Mar 11th

Bright lights contribute to insulin resistance, obesity; New rules limiting doctors’ hours don’t improve outcomes, may reduce patient satisfaction; Merck sued over shingles vaccine side effects; Gamma-tocopherol for asthma; Organic foods are good for...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Are you taking these drugs? Continuation

23:19 | Mar 8th

The third part of nutritionist Leyla Muedin's series on nutrient depletions associated with common pharmaceuticals.
ENCORE: Is Your Home Making You Sick? Part 1

22:23 | Mar 7th

Is your house making you sick? Caroline Blazovsky is President and founder of My Healthy Home (www.healthyhomeexpert.com). She is a certified mold remediator (CMR), certified indoor environmentalist (CIE), and healthy home specialist (HHS). How does ...Show More
ENCORE: Is Your Home Making You Sick? Part 2

27:24 | Mar 7th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Caroline Blazovsky, President and founder of My Healthy Home. She is a certified mold remediator (CMR), certified indoor environmentalist (CIE), and healthy home specialist (HHS).
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Highlights from the Integrative Healthcare Symposium

26:35 | Mar 6th

Highlights from the Integrative Healthcare Symposium; Greeting from Russia; My gallbladder has an ejection fraction of 12%. Should I have it removed?; I have hypothyroidism and can't get my TSH under 12 - help!
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: The Salad and Salmon Diet

23:47 | Mar 6th

Do you still recommend the Salad and Salmon Diet to your patients?; What are your thoughts on laser hair removal. Is it safe?; I've read claims that liposomal delivery of vitamin C is better than regular vitamin C. Can you weigh in on this?; What typ...Show More
Debunking the Myths of CBD, Part 1

24:47 | Mar 5th

As of the 12/20/18 signing of the 2018 Farm Bill, the federal prohibition on hemp has been lifted, but some state restrictions still exist. Stuart Tomc, the VP of Human Nutrition and National Educator from PlusCBD Oil by CV Sciences debunks the legal...Show More
Debunking the Myths of CBD, Part 2

29:14 | Mar 5th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Stuart Tomc, the VP of Human Nutrition and National Educator from PlusCBD Oil by CV Sciences.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 2, Part 1

40:59 | Mar 4th

Is the Keto craze crushing Weight Watchers stock value? Are statins mandatory after a stroke or TIA? Judge muzzles plaintiff’s attorney in landmark Roundup trial; Hospital patients demand quiet to facilitate recovery; Does your blood type predict how...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for March 2, Part 2

42:25 | Mar 4th

Treatment for CFS and Fibromyalgia; Insurers contain costs by issuing blanket denials for necessary medical procedures; Will stool test kits supplant colonoscopy screening for colon cancer? Should negative media reports prompt consumers to shun probi...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Are you taking these drugs? Continued…

23:01 | Mar 1st

A continuation from last week's Leyla Weighs In episode: Are you taking these drugs? Nutrient depletions associated with common pharmaceuticals.
Dispelling Myths About Meat, Part 1

23:03 | Feb 28th

The recent EAT-Lancet report is a blueprint for a nearly meatless planet. It claims that the world’s population can reap health benefits while averting climate catastrophe and widespread environmental devastation. But today’s guest, Nicolette Hahn Ni...Show More
Dispelling Myths About Meat, Part 2

32:37 | Feb 28th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Nicolette Hahn Niman, author of "Defending Beef."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Cardiovascular Fitness

27:02 | Feb 27th

Quick and dirty measure of cardiovascular fitness: Give me 40 push ups in 2 minutes; Is there any protocol to help reduce plaque buildup in the carotid arteries?; My son is 20 years old, healthy, and taking thyroid medication. What should I be concer...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Reducing LDL Cholesterol

23:29 | Feb 27th

Here's an update on my use of colostrum and allergic reaction; Is it true that Alpha Gal Red Meat Allergy may increase risk of atherosclerosis?; I'm 71-years-young. How can I reduce my LDL cholesterol?; Any interaction with hyaluronic acid and coumad...Show More
The Revolutionary Health Benefits of Xylitol, Part 1

22:56 | Feb 26th

Nate Jones, CEO & Founder of Xlear, Inc., on why xylitol products are a natural and successful approach to upper respiratory and oral health. Xlear Nasal Spray with xylitol is a natural alternative to over-the-counter medicated nasal sprays. It is th...Show More
The Revolutionary Health Benefits of Xylitol, Part 2

31:51 | Feb 26th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Nate Jones, CEO & Founder of Xlear, Inc., about the benefits of Xlear Nasal Spray & Spry Dental Products.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 23, Part 1

39:58 | Feb 25th

Fruit, vegetable consumption promotes psychological well-being; Best SIBO diet—Low FODMAP, GAPS, or SCD? February is Heart Month, and we examine why heart disease in women still isn’t getting adequate attention; Pinterest bans anti-vaccine content, p...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 23, Part 2

41:19 | Feb 25th

Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract shown to reduce periodontal disease, gingivitis; Take your microbiome for a run—but consider the low FODMAP diet if you suffer GI distress during exercise; Persistent dizziness, headaches after a concussion; Health benefits...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Are You Taking These Drugs?

23:50 | Feb 22nd

Are you taking these drugs? Nutrient depletions associated with common pharmaceuticals.
ENCORE: Methylation — A Nutrition Revolution, Part 1

25:46 | Feb 21st

Methylation—everything you ever wanted to know. Dr. Kara Fitzgerald discusses one of the least-understood and most controversial topics that promises to revolutionize the field of nutrition. Methylation is a ubiquitous process that turns on, or turns...Show More
ENCORE: Methylation — A Nutrition Revolution, Part 2

28:24 | Feb 21st

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Kara Fitzgerald about Methylation, a process that turns on, or turns off, DNA expression, regulates the synthesis of many essential substances within the body, and breaks down hormones, medications, and...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Ultraprocessed Foods Risk

25:25 | Feb 20th

Eating ultraprocessed foods accelerates your risk of early death; What would you suggest for my 35-year-old daughter who has lupus, scleroderma, type 1 diabetes, and kidney and eye problems?; What do you think of using Rauwolfia to lower blood pressu...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Personalized Cancer Medicine

27:38 | Feb 20th

I want to lose weight but I'm not sure what to do--I need your help; Yes--there is such a thing as personalized cancer medicine; Extravagant claims are made about celery juice like reducing blood pressure, cholesterol and is anti-inflammatory. Is the...Show More
“Young at Heart” Part 1

27:00 | Feb 19th

Optimal heart health with Jim LaValle, a nationally recognized clinical pharmacist, author, and board-certified clinical nutritionist. He discusses the American Heart Association's “Life’s Simple 7” for optimal Heart Health and why aged garlic extrac...Show More
“Young at Heart” Part 2

26:01 | Feb 19th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Jim LaValle, a nationally recognized clinical pharmacist, author, and board-certified clinical nutritionist, about the important benefits of Kyolic Aged Garlic Extract.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 16, Part 1

40:46 | Feb 18th

Vitamin C improves blood sugar control in older patients, diabetics; Acupuncture eases menopausal symptoms; Natural treatment for osteoarthritis; How much calcium for a man with coronary artery calcification? Bill Sardi reports on the benefits of hya...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 16, Part 2

41:25 | Feb 18th

Men who can do 40 push-ups are 96% less likely to have cardiovascular risk; Daily diet colas increase risk of premature heart attack, stroke; Why exercise can stave off hunger pangs; What type of exercise is best for weight loss? A caller with ulcera...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: How optimism may influence your risk for Diabetes

22:39 | Feb 15th

Diabetes: How optimism may influence your risk; Personality traits and diabetes incidence among postmenopausal women.
Fending Off Neurodegenerative Diseases, Part 2

26:32 | Feb 14th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with board-certified neurologist, Dr. Phillipe Douyon, creator of the BrainFit™️ app.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: New Risk Factors for Prolonged TV Watching

29:39 | Feb 13th

Prolonged TV watching a risk factor for colorectal cancer in younger age groups; What are your thoughts on a vitamin D lamp in conjunction with or as a replacement to oral vitamin D supplementation?; I was about to buy Spry oral rinse for its xylitol...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Supplements for Hearing Loss

25:24 | Feb 13th

How can weight loss be successful for someone with PCOS?; What supplements do you recommend for hearing loss?; Is an omega-3 complex more or less beneficial than regular fish oil?; I was going to order CLA and noticed caramel color in the ingredients...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Beer Belly

22:53 | Feb 8th

Central obesity linked to lower brain volumes; Speaking of beer belly, Bud Light debuts bigger nutrition labels.
ENCORE: Could this diet fix your GI problems? Part 1

22:41 | Feb 7th

Danielle Capalino, MSPH, RD is the author of “Healthy Gut, Flat Stomach: The Fast and Easy Low-FODMAP Diet Plan.” What is the low FODMAP diet? What does FODMAP stand for? Who’s a candidate to try the low FODMAP diet? Why is low-FODMAP not really a d...Show More
ENCORE: Could this diet fix your GI problems? Part 2

30:12 | Feb 7th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Danielle Capalino, MSPH, RD and the author of “Healthy Gut, Flat Stomach: The Fast and Easy Low-FODMAP Diet Plan.”
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: Crepey Skin

26:07 | Feb 6th

Big Foods involved in nutrition policy-making more than we think due to lobbyists, not scientific evidence; Israeli scientists are to patent a cure for cancer with little or no side effects! What do you think?; I'm very concerned about my crepey skin...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Panic Attacks

22:52 | Feb 6th

New Breakthrough shows breast cancer is a metabolic disease and is detectable in blood; Melanoma mutation likes fat for fuel; Diet can modulate growth-spurring effect in mice; Help! I've been suffering for months with panic attacks and I'm desperate ...Show More
Nutritional Controversies, Part 1

25:16 | Feb 5th

We tackle nutritional controversies with Neil Levin, Nutrition Education Manager for Protocol for Life Balance and Now Vitamins. Are stearic acid and magnesium stearate in supplements harmful? Is soy to be avoided in the diet and in supplements? Is s...Show More
Nutritional Controversies, Part 2

24:59 | Feb 5th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Neil Levin, Nutrition Education Manager for Protocol for Life Balance and Now Vitamins.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 2, Part 1

40:55 | Feb 4th

Cancer researchers announce breakthrough, predict “cure” in 1 year—really? Is DHEA good for diabetics? Natural progesterone for fibroids? Is the TURP procedure the best treatment for an enlarged prostate? Sleep deprivation a potent risk factor for Al...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for February 2, Part 2

40:51 | Feb 4th

Is breakfast really the most important meal of the day? Drug company hires stripper as sales rep to entice docs to write inappropriate prescriptions for addictive pain killers; Natural supplement being investigated as treatment for loneliness; How mu...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Coconut v. Peanut Oils

23:16 | Feb 1st

Coconut oil consumption improves fat-free mass, plasma HDL cholesterol and insulin sensitivity in healthy men with normal BMI compared to peanut oil; Pesticide, metal exposure tied to increased risk of heart disease.
Strategies for a Healthy New You in 2019, Part 1

22:44 | Jan 31st

Kat James, the award-winning author of “The Truth About Beauty” and a renowned “beauty from within” transformation expert, shares her message of empowerment and some of her successful strategies for a healthy new you in 2019. Kat had a rough persona...Show More
Strategies for a Healthy New You in 2019, Part 2

23:18 | Jan 31st

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Kat James, the award-winning author of “The Truth About Beauty” and a renowned “beauty from within” transformation expert.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1: The EAT Study

27:33 | Jan 30th

The EAT Study: Is eating what's “sustainable” for the planet actually healthy?; My sister has essential tremor. Are there any supplements that would benefit her?; What to take in preparation for a long plane flight?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2: Too Much Curcumin?

26:29 | Jan 30th

My TSH is 2.96. Is that normal or should I be concerned?; I was diagnosed with hypothyroidism following a TSH test and they're recommending levothyroxine—What say you?; Is it ever possible to take too much curcumin?; What would you recommend for join...Show More
How Cannabis-Based Products Can Address a Variety of Conditions, Part 1

22:35 | Jan 29th

Amid the strident controversy over medical marijuana’s legitimacy, Dr. Patricia Frye offers a reasoned and scientifically-based evaluation of how cannabis-based products can address a variety of conditions in her book, "The Medical Marijuana Guide: C...Show More
How Cannabis-Based Products Can Address a Variety of Conditions, Part 2

27:11 | Jan 29th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Patricia Frye, author of "The Medical Marijuana Guide: Cannabis and Your Health."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 26, Part 1

40:50 | Jan 28th

Stemming the epidemic of childhood leukemia—with probiotics? A yoga retreat ends tragically for a Virginia woman after a seemingly minor dog bite; Alternatives to prescription blood thinners for atrial fibrillation; Are fake supplements rampant? Is t...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 26, Part 2

41:00 | Jan 28th

90-year-old cyclist wins event, sets record, is disqualified for doping, blames bad hamburger; Exercise may not amp up your metabolic rate—so why bother? Polyphenols vs. plant sterols; Lectins as a cause of neuropathy? Doctors save man by pumping 15 ...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Carb Sensitivity

22:32 | Jan 25th

Nutritionist Leyla Muedin answers this listener question: Is my fasting blood sugar of 115-120 really bad when my hemoglobin A1c is 5.5? I seem to be extremely sensitive to carbs at the evening meal--even a sweet potato or some crackers with cheese;...Show More
ENCORE: Integrative Cardiology, Part 1

23:46 | Jan 24th

Integrative Cardiology with Dr. Dennis Goodman. Dr. Goodman is a board-certified cardiologist who is Director of Integrative Medicine at New York University Hospital. He is well-versed in conventional medicine as well as natural modalities. Dr. Goodm...Show More
ENCORE: Integrative Cardiology, Part 2

29:41 | Jan 24th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Dennis Goodman, a board-certified cardiologist who is Director of Integrative Medicine at New York University Hospital.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1 — Probiotic Safety

26:48 | Jan 23rd

"Are infectious complications following probiotics an underestimated problem?" Could you evaluate this claim?; Thank you, Dr. Hoffman, for the article on Candida. I feel completely vindicated reading it!; Can you please tell me the difference between...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2 — CBD and Pain Relief

26:17 | Jan 23rd

I have read some reports about strontium's side effects. I know you recommend it and I would like to know if you have any concerns about the risks; My 80-year-old wife has gastroparesis not related to diabetes. Is there something else she can take b...Show More
The Latest Advances in Facial and Hair Rejuvenation, Part 1

26:14 | Jan 22nd

Dr. Gary Linkov, board-certified plastic and cosmetic surgeon, weighs in on the latest advances in facial and hair rejuvenation. What type of education and training does a plastic surgeon need to undergo? What other types of doctors do cosmetic proce...Show More
The Latest Advances in Facial and Hair Rejuvenation, Part 2

24:54 | Jan 22nd

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Gary Linkov, board-certified plastic and cosmetic surgeon.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 19, Part 1

41:15 | Jan 21st

Lancet “EAT” report declares environmental emergency, urges virtual cessation of animal protein consumption to “save the planet”; Churg-Strauss Syndrome—it’s a rare disease but natural support may help; Vitamin D vs. COPD; A common food additive may ...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 19, Part 2

41:23 | Jan 21st

Eat more fiber to live longer—but does that necessarily mean gorging on whole grains? Osteoporosis medication options; Chronic fatigue syndrome may be linked to undiagnosed gluten sensitivity; TV ads induce teens to consume more junk food; Treating H...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Surprising Benefits of Vitamin D, Curcumin, and Isoflavones

22:04 | Jan 18th

Newborns with vitamin D deficiency have an increased risk of schizophrenia later in life; Vitamin D deficiency is associated with reduced lower limb muscle strength; Curcumin improved muscle function, exercise capacity in heart failure studies; Fo...Show More
Q&A with Leyla — Part 1

25:20 | Jan 16th

The benefits of a "Dry January." NYC to undertake a study to determine if sugary drinks are as bad as cigarettes. Can you explain why some people sleep better on an empty stomach and others can't sleep unless they have a bedtime snack?
Q&A with Leyla — Part 2

28:00 | Jan 16th

Help! I have chronic daily migraine and am completely disabled by migraines at this point; What supplements do you recommend for prostate health? I am a 62-year-old disabled Navy retiree and fasting did not work for me. My 2-year-old grandson was dia...Show More
The Benefits of the Ketogenic Diet, Part 1

23:39 | Jan 15th

"Real Food Keto" by Jimmy and Christine Moore is the latest in a series of international best-sellers by the host of the Livin' La Vida Low-Carb Show. What are the benefits of the ketogenic diet? Is it for everyone? What’s the “keto flu”? What happen...Show More
The Benefits of the Ketogenic Diet, Part 2

27:22 | Jan 15th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Jimmy and Christine Moore, the authors of "Real Food Keto."
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 12, Part 1

42:03 | Jan 14th

Is olive oil the new Viagra? Are you smarter in the fall? Is there an alternative to Amiodarone? Does DHEA increase risk for prostate cancer? A questionable diagnosis by a holistic doctor? What supplements can guard against the adverse effects of X-r...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 12, Part 2

42:05 | Jan 14th

Is ashwagandha OK if you have an arrhythmia? What’s the best diet for someone with an ileostomy? How is the immunity conferred by vaccines different from that produced via natural infections? Common pain-killers hike risk of major heart problems; Pop...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: How to Reduce Food Cravings

23:22 | Jan 11th

New review of scientific studies confirms food cravings can be reduced; alcohol intake may be key to long-term weight loss for people with diabetes.
How to Heal the Complex Patient, Part 1

23:19 | Jan 10th

Many people suffer from a bewildering array of symptoms including fatigue, bodily aches and pains, depression and anxiety, sudden weight gain or loss, brain fog, and multiple food and chemical reactions. These are often branded “psychosomatic”. Dr. N...Show More
How to Heal the Complex Patient, Part 2

25:18 | Jan 10th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Neil Nathan, who presents a detailed roadmap to recovery in his book “Toxic: Heal Your Body from Mold Toxicity, Lyme Disease, Multiple Chemical Sensitivities, and Chronic Environmental Illness."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

25:31 | Jan 9th

Flu shots offered at the Golden Globes? Carrageenan and Irish Moss, what's the difference? How much more research needs to be done in order to "validate" organic food superiority? How much MSM should I be taking?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

24:55 | Jan 9th

Should my husband take nattokinase or lumbrokinase, which is better? What can I do about venous insufficiency? What is "The Ultimate Guide to Red Light Therapy" about? Omega 7 for winter skin dryness.
A Holistic Approach to Pain, Part 1

24:46 | Jan 8th

Addressing the underlying causes of pain and dysfunction: Dr. Arkady Lipnitsky takes a holistic approach to pain at RebalanceNYC, www.rebalanceNYC.com, a multidisciplinary anti-aging and rejuvenation clinic in midtown Manhattan. Calling steroid shots...Show More
A Holistic Approach to Pain, Part 2

27:49 | Jan 8th

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Arkady Lipnitsky from RebalanceNYC, www.rebalanceNYC.com, a multidisciplinary anti-aging and rejuvenation clinic in midtown Manhattan.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 5, Part 1

41:46 | Jan 7th

Are you healthy enough to travel? Artificial sweeteners “confer no benefits”, may hike risk for diabetic retinopathy; Metabolic syndrome increases requirements for antioxidant vitamins C and E; Chris Kilham, the “Medicine Hunter” dishes on the benefi...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for January 5, Part 2

41:31 | Jan 7th

A “Dry January” may be the secret to better sleep, improved well-being, and weight loss; A caller seeks advice on her thyroid blood tests; New study exonerates eggs as contributor to diabetes; CV Sciences, makers of Plus CBD Oil, receives top industr...Show More
ENCORE: Natural Treatment of Neurological Disorders, Part 1

28:52 | Jan 3rd

Dr. Sidney Kurn, co-author of "Herbs and Nutrients for Neurological Disorders," details natural treatment strategies for Alzheimer’s, Parkinson’s, stroke, multiple sclerosis, migraine, and seizures. A veteran neurologist, Dr. Kurn contends that share...Show More
ENCORE: Natural Treatment of Neurological Disorders, Part 2

29:27 | Jan 3rd

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Sidney Kurn, co-author of "Herbs and Nutrients for Neurological Disorders."
ENCORE: Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

25:17 | Jan 2nd

New Year’s resolutions! Which is better, Tylenol or ibuprofen? Do you agree with Dr. Josh Mitteldorf’s critique of the “alleged” importance of antioxidants?
ENCORE: Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

23:12 | Jan 2nd

I eat about a quarter pound of chopped or minced garlic each day, is that dangerous? Are there any health benefits to grape seed oil for cooking or for use as a salad dressing? Are there benefits to hormone replacement therapy? Are smoked sardines le...Show More
ENCORE: The Health Benefits of Cranberries, Part 1

23:28 | Jan 1st

Recently, the press parroted the results of a "Journal of the American Medical Association" research paper that concluded that cranberry doesn’t work to prevent UTIs. “It’s time to move on [to antibiotics]," a JAMA editorial proclaimed. The media mes...Show More
ENCORE: The Health Benefits of Cranberries, Part 2

25:43 | Jan 1st

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Amy Howell, research scientist at Rutgers University’s Marucci Center for Blueberry and Cranberry Research.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 29, Part 1

39:21 | Dec 31st, 2018

The #1 drug for the flu is an epic-fail; Pregnant women deficient in vitamin D give birth to fatter children; Low blood pressure, frequent urination—is it ADH or AVP? Suggestions for tenacious mucus after the flu; IV vitamin C in the intensive care u...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 29, Part 2

40:54 | Dec 31st, 2018

A caller newly-diagnosed with lung cancer seeks alternatives; Natural therapy for deep-seated gum infection; When doctors can’t find the cause of abdominal pain; Daily serving of leafy greens fends off cognitive decline; Even borderline blood sugars ...Show More
ENCORE: Leyla Weighs In: Nutritional Support for Migraines

21:50 | Dec 28th, 2018

Should everyone avoid nightshades? And how to eat to prevent migraines.
ENCORE: Heart Disease Early Detection, Part 1

21:03 | Dec 27th, 2018

Albert Barrette, Managing Director of Inner Imaging in New York City, is a pioneer in diagnostic radiology. He was an early proponent of EBT (Electron Beam Tomography) for early detection of heart disease. What is calcium scoring? Why is it more sens...Show More
ENCORE: Heart Disease Early Detection, Part 2

25:41 | Dec 27th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Albert Barrette, Managing Director of Inner Imaging in New York City, a pioneer in diagnostic radiology.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

27:06 | Dec 26th, 2018

CBD inhibits signaling of invasive breast cancer. "Thanks to your advice, I've had great improvement in my symptoms!" "According to my colonoscopy, I have "small pockets". My doctor said to eat more fiber but to avoid seeds, nuts, and my favorite foo...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

18:56 | Dec 26th, 2018

I have a calcium score of 25 in my "widow maker" artery, is this due to my high cholesterol? What do you say to the new guideline that it's okay for those 65 and older to have an HgbA1c of 7.1, shouldn't I keep my A1c below 6? What can I take to heal...Show More
ENCORE: Master Your Brain, Part 1

17:00 | Dec 25th, 2018

Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen bring you "The Brain Warrior's Way: Ignite Your Energy and Focus, Attack Illness and Aging, Transform Pain into Purpose," a new book as well as the subject of a current PBS Special. Why the urgency of this brain initiati...Show More
ENCORE: Master Your Brain, Part 2

19:36 | Dec 25th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen, authors of "The Brain Warrior's Way: Ignite Your Energy and Focus, Attack Illness and Aging, Transform Pain into Purpose."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 22, Part 1

38:35 | Dec 24th, 2018

Christmas cards glorify holiday drinking—even as legendary reveler Keith Richards embraces sobriety; Vitamin B3 for skin cancer prevention; Diet matters in autoimmunity—the secret may be a certain type of fiber; A simple obesity fix—remove sweets fro...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 22, Part 2

38:26 | Dec 24th, 2018

Study identifies specific nutrients that light up brain scans; Nurses score high on “ethics and honesty”; Electrical stimulation, CBD and other alternatives to opiates for pain relief; Farm Bill ratification signals end to CBD prohibition; Natural pr...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Wheat Sensitivity

21:30 | Dec 21st, 2018

Fructans, not gluten, may be the cause of wheat sensitivity; Kidney disease claiming more lives.
ENCORE: The Over-Diagnosis of ADHD, Part 1

20:33 | Dec 20th, 2018

Alan Schwarz, author of "ADHD Nation: Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic" issues a clarion call about the over-diagnosis and medicalization of childhood behavioral problems. It’s to the point where 15% of children, ...Show More
ENCORE: The Over-Diagnosis of ADHD, Part 2

28:02 | Dec 20th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Alan Schwarz, author of "ADHD Nation: Children, Doctors, Big Pharma, and the Making of an American Epidemic."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

27:48 | Dec 19th, 2018

Good news: The Farm Bill has approved hemp cultivation easing production of CBD; Any recommendations for replacing omeprazole? I tried stopping but paid a price!; Do you think a 79-year-old man with some cancer cells in his prostate has a good chance...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

21:25 | Dec 19th, 2018

Can one measure the degree of allergic reaction by measuring salivary cortisol and adrenalin instead of pulse rate? Why does Ostera have 500 mcg of vitamin K1 instead of K2, what does K1 have to do with bone health? All my labs are normal with the ex...Show More
A Breakthrough for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Part 1

23:25 | Dec 18th, 2018

A new breakthrough botanical treatment for irritable bowel syndrome. Board-certified gastroenterologist Dr. Kenneth Brown is developer of Atrantil, a natural treatment for IBS. He explains how small intestine bacterial overgrowth (SIBO) contributes t...Show More
A Breakthrough for Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Part 2

27:18 | Dec 18th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Board-certified gastroenterologist Dr. Kenneth Brown, developer of Atrantil, a natural treatment for IBS.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 15, Part 1

39:38 | Dec 17th, 2018

The Centennial of the 1918 Flu Pandemic that killed 50-100 million—are we prepared if it reappears? There’s more to gout prevention than avoidance of red meat; Are claims about the health benefits of camel’s milk for real? Surefire holiday party hang...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 15, Part 2

39:39 | Dec 17th, 2018

Curcumin proven to slow Alzheimer’s brain changes; Can stress make asthma worse? Nut consumption improves sperm quality; Eat more fish to increase success rate of fertility treatments; DHA-rich fish supplements curb premature births; An antioxidant-r...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: High Fat Dairy

22:04 | Dec 14th, 2018

Nutritionist Leyla Muedin tackles this listener question: "I know you prefer high-fat dairy products. Can you comment on the study that shows that rates of Alzheimer's disease are rising everywhere people eat a lot of meat, sweets and high-fat dairy ...Show More
Athletic Performance Support, Part 1

21:18 | Dec 13th, 2018

Sports nutrition. Internationally acclaimed sports medicine expert Dr. Debasis Bagchi, author of, "Nutrition and Enhanced Sports Performance: Muscle Building, Endurance, and Strength," discusses diet and supplements to support athletic performance. W...Show More
Athletic Performance Support, Part 2

27:01 | Dec 13th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with internationally acclaimed sports medicine expert Dr. Debasis Bagchi, author of "Nutrition and Enhanced Sports Performance: Muscle Building, Endurance, and Strength."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

25:48 | Dec 12th, 2018

Endocrine disruptors linked to early puberty in girls. My 36-year-old son in law has low T, increased prolactin and a pituitary tumor. Can you provide info on this?; Do you still recommend Spry gum even though it's made in China?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

26:18 | Dec 12th, 2018

My 15-year-old grandson with terrible acne can't tolerate fruit. Is there a way he can eat fruit?; Do saturated fats increase the risk of Alzheimer's?
Are your implantable devices sabotaging your health? Part 1

23:10 | Dec 11th, 2018

Are your implantable devices sabotaging your health? Award-winning investigative journalist Jeanne Lenzer joins us to discuss her book, "The Danger Within Us: America’s Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man’s Battle to Survive." O...Show More
Are your implantable devices sabotaging your health? Part 2

26:12 | Dec 11th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with award-winning investigative journalist Jeanne Lenzer on her book, "The Danger Within Us: America’s Untested, Unregulated Medical Device Industry and One Man’s Battle to Survive."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 8, Part 1

40:29 | Dec 10th, 2018

Only 1 in 8 Americans “metabolically healthy”—are you? The self-test that predicts your risk of dying from heart disease or cancer (HINT: It helps to live in an old NYC brownstone!); Modified citrus pectin for cancer; Canada, where a cholesterol of 7...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 8, Part 2

39:51 | Dec 10th, 2018

A new scan may soon revolutionize screening for osteoporosis; Solutions for adrenal fatigue in multiple myeloma; Sweetened drinks—but not fresh fruit—may hike risk for diabetes; Is Miacalcin nasal spray a viable treatment for bone loss? Fruits, veget...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: How to Prevent Frailty

23:22 | Dec 7th, 2018

Protein intake may help elderly maintain independence, study says; The importance of physical activity and protein intake in preserving lean body mass.
Sexism In Medicine, Part 1

23:35 | Dec 6th, 2018

In "Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick," feminist journalist Maya Dusenbery looks at the roots of sexism in medicine. Why are women’s health complaints often dismissed? How has ...Show More
Sexism In Medicine, Part 2

26:26 | Dec 6th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with journalist Maya Dusenbery, author of "Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

23:48 | Dec 5th, 2018

Only one in 8 people are metabolically healthy; "Bear with me"; What are some of your best supplements of 2019?; How important is myrosinase in broccoli sulforaphane supplements?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

24:16 | Dec 5th, 2018

Are hard boiled egg yolks dangerous?; I'm 68 and haven't had any vaccines. Do I pose a danger to my grandchildren?; Is it true that only a certain type of fish oil is effective for dry eye?; What do you think about magnesium water?
How to Prevent Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, Part 1

25:27 | Dec 4th, 2018

Psychopharmacologist Dr. Timothy Jennings shares a broad array of strategies for averting mental decline in his book, "The Aging Brain." To what extent is dementia pre-ordained by our genes? Can we overcome our genetic predispositions? What roles for...Show More
How to Prevent Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease, Part 2

23:07 | Dec 4th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Psychopharmacologist Dr. Timothy Jennings, "The Aging Brain."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 1, Part 1

38:03 | Dec 3rd, 2018

The decline of the Romaine Empire—Lettuce not panic! Cod liver oil facts; Does egg consumption promote prostate cancer? The Heidelberg capsule test for measuring digestive efficiency; Rampant energy drink use in U.S. military personnel ups risk of me...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for December 1, Part 2

38:44 | Dec 3rd, 2018

The unforeseen hazards of robotic surgery; Weightlifting outperforms aerobic exercise for heart protection; Fit septuagenarians are physically comparable to 20 somethings; How to fade “age spots”; The little-known supplement that protects against cog...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Lowering Your Risk for Dementia

21:41 | Nov 30th, 2018

Higher glucose levels may be a risk factor for dementia in older adults; A whole foods diet lowers risk for dementia, increases cognition.
ENCORE: Gastrointestinal Health, Part 1

26:17 | Nov 29th, 2018

Everything you ever wanted to know about gastrointestinal health with Thomas Guilliams, Ph.D. Why is the GI tract central to overall health? What role for hydrochloric acid and digestive enzymes? With all the choices, how do you find the right enzyme...Show More
ENCORE: Gastrointestinal Health, Part 2

26:59 | Nov 29th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Thomas Guilliams, Ph.D. with everything you ever wanted to know about gastrointestinal health.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

27:28 | Nov 28th, 2018

American Diabetes Association still touting the 'calories in calories out' method for weight control. Which health insurance covers functional medicine doctors? "You recommend Tru Niagen and Inosine for Parkinson's. Where can I find Inosine?" How can...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

23:48 | Nov 28th, 2018

"I'm a healthy 67-year-old female who occasionally suffers from a broken blood vessel on my finger or thumb. What can I do to address this?" "Which CBD product should I take for sleep?" "Can you talk about the down-side of low carb diets--particularl...Show More
Low Carb Dieting, Part 1

23:05 | Nov 27th, 2018

Award-winning author and widely-recognized expert on leptin Kat James joins us to discuss low-carb dieting. This summer, a Lancet study purported to show that low-carb dieting was harmful, curtailing lifespan. Kat shares her reservations about the st...Show More
Low Carb Dieting, Part 2

22:23 | Nov 27th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with award-winning author and widely-recognized expert on leptin, Kat James.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 24, Part 1

39:17 | Nov 26th, 2018

Night-time wake up pays off for a Dodgers fan; Organic food consumption lowers cancer risk; Dozens more breakfast foods test positive for weed-killer; Nutritional support for kidney failure; What’s the verdict on coconut oil? Guest contributor Jolie ...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 24, Part 2

39:30 | Nov 26th, 2018

Splenda shown to worsen insulin resistance; Natural help for oral leukoplakia; Patients overestimate benefits, ignore risks of “cutting edge” medical interventions; Over-reliance by military personnel on energy drinks stokes mental disorders, worsens...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: The Benefits of Low Carb

22:38 | Nov 23rd, 2018

Low-Carb diet wins for weight maintenance - metabolic effect may improve success of obesity treatment.
ENCORE: Natural Treatment for Anxiety and Depression, Part 1

22:10 | Nov 22nd, 2018

Dr. Hoffman interviews Dr. Peter Bongiorno, author of "Put Anxiety Behind You: The Complete Drug-Free Program." What's the difference between fear and anxiety? What physiological reactions occur in the body when you're anxious? Is there a diet connec...Show More
ENCORE: Natural Treatment for Anxiety and Depression, Part 2

23:35 | Nov 22nd, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Peter Bongiorno, author of "Put Anxiety Behind You: The Complete Drug Free Program."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

24:39 | Nov 21st, 2018

Should my 66-year-old sister be concerned about elevated liver enzymes and LDL cholesterol? She eats organic eggs every day; Do gut bacteria make a second home in our brains?; Reduce meat intake to control diabetes?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

23:36 | Nov 21st, 2018

Taking NAC on an empty stomach followed by a coffee enema makes me feel a lot better throughout the day!; I have Lynch syndrome and a sebaceous gland carcinoma, what dietary regimen should I follow?; My cortisol levels are high, what would you sugges...Show More
Corporate Malfeasance v. Public Health, Part 1

20:59 | Nov 20th, 2018

Spotlight on glyphosate and GMOs with Carey Gillam, author of "Whitewash: The Story of a Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science." Gillam is an investigative journalist whose passion for the truth led her to disturbing conclusions about th...Show More
Corporate Malfeasance v. Public Health, Part 2

26:01 | Nov 20th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Carey Gillam, author of "Whitewash: The Story of Weed Killer, Cancer, and the Corruption of Science."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 17, Part 1

40:55 | Nov 19th, 2018

Low carb diets shown to be best for losing weight and controlling insulin, appetite; Gluten avoidance—even without celiac disease—improves GI symptoms and promotes weight loss; Correct strategy for addressing dysbiosis with antimicrobials; A caller r...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 17, Part 2

39:43 | Nov 19th, 2018

Glyphosate in Roundup disrupts intestinal bacteria, causes anxiety-like behaviors in mice; Results of magnesium study confirm effectiveness of new bio-available formulation; Does the chocolate in puddings, cakes, and mousse still confer health benefi...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: The Benefits of Cutting Carbs in the Morning

22:48 | Nov 16th, 2018

The case against taking sodium bicarbonate to be more alkaline; Cutting carbs in the morning equals better weight loss and waist size.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

23:53 | Nov 15th, 2018

EBT heart scans now recommended for cardiac workups; More people are practicing yoga and meditation today than ever before; A word about organic foods and GMOs; Intermittent fasting, should it required for everyone over the age of 20?; I have the APO...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

26:39 | Nov 15th, 2018

What is the impact of Lipitor on vitamin K? Could statins increase calcification in the heart?; Folic acid and B12 supplementation and the risk of colon cancer; Could EcoPhage be as miraculous as described?; What do you think of the study correlating...Show More
The Benefits of Aged Garlic Extract for Hypertension & Heart Health, Part 1

26:29 | Nov 14th, 2018

Dr. James LaValle, R.Ph., C.C.N., a nationally recognized clinical pharmacist, author, and board-certified clinical nutritionist, details the health benefits of aged garlic extract for hypertension and heart health. What are the biggest issues that w...Show More
The Benefits of Aged Garlic Extract for Hypertension & Heart Health, Part 2

22:01 | Nov 14th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. James LaValle, R.Ph., C.C.N. Jim is a nationally recognized clinical pharmacist, author, and board-certified clinical nutritionist.
A Deep-Dive on Fish Oil, Part 2

33:21 | Nov 13th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Jolie Root, RN, Medical Educator for Carlson Laboratories, and host of the “Food for Thought” radio show, who offers a balanced perspective on the findings of fish oil research.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 10, Part 1

41:10 | Nov 12th, 2018

Press parrots claims that your supplements are dangerously adulterated with illegal prescription meds—really? Upping water intake halves risk for women’s UTIs; Are bone broths contaminated with heavy metals? Alternatives to Fosamax; What to do when y...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 10, Part 2

40:36 | Nov 12th, 2018

Is fluoridated water a contributor to kids ADHD? Simply eyeballing patients in the emergency room offers more effective triage than complex, time-consuming “algorithms”; Supplements for reversing dense, fibrocystic breasts; Is curcumin helpful for cr...Show More
Natural Treatment of Kidney Disease, Part 1

21:18 | Nov 8th, 2018

Dr. Jenna Henderson is a naturopathic physician (ND) focusing on kidney diseases. She herself underwent dialysis and transplantation, and so brings a wealth of personal as well as clinical experience to the fore. Kidney disease can arise from a varie...Show More
Natural Treatment of Kidney Disease, Part 2

24:43 | Nov 8th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. Jenna Henderson, a naturopathic physician (ND) focusing on kidney diseases.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

26:08 | Nov 7th, 2018

Harms of hypertension medication outweigh benefits in most with "borderline" blood pressure; What is your opinion of the carnivore diet?; I'm a 48-year-old bodybuilder. Do protein powders have a place in a fitness program?; What do you think of the s...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

23:53 | Nov 7th, 2018

For someone that suffers from Raynaud's, do you have any suggestions to alleviate symptoms?; What can I do about bad constipation?; My 12-year-old daughter has Ankylosing Spondylitis. Would she benefit from Low-Dose-Naltrexone?; Is cooking in a cast ...Show More
The Latest Threat to the Doctor/Patient Relationship, Part 1

24:09 | Nov 6th, 2018

"Big Brother in the Exam Room: The Dangerous Truth about Electronic Medical Records," by Twila Brase, RN, PHN, President and Co-Founder of Citizens for Health Freedom (www.cchfreedom.org). She describes the latest threat to the doctor/patient relatio...Show More
The Latest Threat to the Doctor/Patient Relationship, Part 2

26:35 | Nov 6th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Twila Brase, RN, PHN, President and Co-Founder of Citizens for Health Freedom (www.cchfreedom.org).
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 3, Part 1

41:12 | Nov 5th, 2018

Treating mild hypertension with drugs confers no heart protection, survival benefits, and may cause harms; Home BP monitoring offers best control; Which is better—nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) or nicotinamide ribonucleotide (NR)? Kids with coliti...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for November 3, Part 2

40:45 | Nov 5th, 2018

Does taking oral glutathione raise glutathione levels? Vitamin D for a marathoner? A listener recalls nutrition pioneer Dr. Carlton Fredericks; Can supplements lose their efficacy after long-term use? Father jailed in France for child abuse—with Coca...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Sugar’s Role in Cancer Growth

24:02 | Nov 2nd, 2018

Is cancer a metabolic disease? Study shows cancer targets the microbiome, thrives on glucose.
Why You Need NAD, Part 1

20:25 | Nov 1st, 2018

Nicotinamide riboside (key ingredient in TRU NIAGEN®️ and TRU NIAGEN® PRO) is an innovative nutraceutical that I’ve christened “the nutraceutical of the decade”; today’s guest Frank Jaksch, Executive Chairman of the Board of ChromaDex, developer of T...Show More
Why You Need NAD, Part 2

22:37 | Nov 1st, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Frank Jaksch, Executive Chairman of the Board of ChromaDex, developer of Tru Niagen.
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

24:33 | Oct 31st, 2018

Those with higher EPA levels found to have 24% less unhealthy aging than those with lower levels of EPA; Thank you, Dr. Hoffman, for exposing Balance of Nature!; What is your take on nicotinamide riboside vs. nicotinamide mononucleotide in terms of b...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

25:57 | Oct 31st, 2018

My mother has a high CRP, fever, and water accumulating around her heart. Why is this happening?; My son and his wife are expecting! What are your supplement recommendations for pregnancy?; I think N-acetyl-glucosamine (NAG) works better than L-gluta...Show More
Optimal Brain Performance, Part 1

25:33 | Oct 30th, 2018

Optimal brain performance is an issue that affects all age groups: For seniors, the prospect of cognitive decline and neurodegenerative disease is real and immediate; for younger individuals in ever more competitive work and academic environments, op...Show More
Optimal Brain Performance, Part 2

27:16 | Oct 30th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Leah Linder, ND, Medical Educator for Klaire Labs, on lifestyle and nutritional strategies for brain support.
Leyla Weighs In: What’s Causing Your Gray Hair?

22:07 | Oct 26th, 2018

Intravenous B1 improves survival in patients with septic shock; This lipoprotein is a better predictor of cardiovascular risk than LDL cholesterol in certain people; Vitamins C and E help elite athletes recover after competition; Is gray hair caus...Show More
ENCORE: Cracking the Aging Code, Part 1

23:37 | Oct 25th, 2018

"Cracking the Aging Code: The New Science of Growing Old—and What It Means for Staying Young." Theoretical biologist Dr. Josh Mitteldorf shares his insights on the aging process which he believes is biologically programmed—but not impervious to innov...Show More
ENCORE: Cracking the Aging Code, Part 2

24:00 | Oct 25th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Theoretical Biologist Dr. Josh Mitteldorf about his book, "Cracking the Aging Code: The New Science of Growing Old-And What It Means for Staying Young."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

23:00 | Oct 24th, 2018

Latest study claims fish oil not beneficial for diabetes—Really??; What can I do about one-sided hearing loss? Many doctors are saying that it cannot be cured; A friend was recently diagnosed with prostate cancer and was told that his therapy will c...Show More
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

25:15 | Oct 24th, 2018

What do you think of flu shots for the masses as most doctors recommend? Wouldn't it be better for most people to maintain higher blood levels of vitamin D?; I'm a 44-year-old female with Lynch syndrome. Is it necessary to have my ovaries removed?; I...Show More
ENCORE: Inherited Family Trauma, Part 1

25:36 | Oct 23rd, 2018

"It Didn’t Start With You: How Inherited Family Trauma Shapes Who We Are and How to End the Cycle." Mark Wolynn is an expert on inherited family trauma. New discoveries are showing us how trauma can be transmitted across generations. Dr. Wolynn expla...Show More
ENCORE: Inherited Family Trauma, Part 2

26:51 | Oct 23rd, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with mark Wolynn about how trauma can be transmitted across generations.
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 20, Part 1

40:25 | Oct 22nd, 2018

Is olive oil the new Viagra? Anti-inflammatory diet staves off death; Fiber protects brain from degenerative changes; Probiotics don’t work? New study shows probiotics slash need for antibiotics in infants and children; Colloidal minerals—do they wor...Show More
ENCORE: Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 20, Part 2

41:30 | Oct 22nd, 2018

Supplements for renal failure; Millions of elderly Americans hooked on Xanax; Could inability to lose weight be due to poor lymphatic circulation? What to do for aortic calcification? Hoarseness and stomach discomfort—could it be LPR? A survivor of p...Show More
ENCORE: The Ketogenic Diet for Cancer, Part 1

22:42 | Oct 18th, 2018

Patricia Daly, herself a cancer survivor, has written The Ketogenic Kitchen, a guide for cancer patients and others who want to harness the benefits of a ketogenic diet. She describes her personal success with a ketogenic diet, and discusses the rati...Show More
ENCORE: The Ketogenic Diet for Cancer, Part 2

27:33 | Oct 18th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Patricia Daley, cancer survivor and author of "The Ketogenic Kitchen."
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

27:58 | Oct 17th, 2018

Seven preservatives banned by the FDA. Happy Birthday Dr. Hoffman! Is nicotinamide riboside all it's cracked up to be?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

21:44 | Oct 17th, 2018

I want to take CBD for insomnia but how do I know the right dose for me? I've been diagnosed with atrial fib/flutter and my doctor prescribed Eliquis, can I take garlic instead? My friend was diagnosed with achalasia, what would you offer a patient w...Show More
Internal & External Factors Affecting Immune Health, Part 1

25:16 | Oct 16th, 2018

How do we protect ourselves & our families from colds and flu this fall & winter? Martie Whittekin, a Board-Certified Clinical Nutritionist and the author of, "The Probiotic Cure," helps us to understand the INTERNAL and EXTERNAL factors that affect ...Show More
Internal & External Factors Affecting Immune Health, Part 2

29:56 | Oct 16th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Martie Whittekin, a Board-Certified Clinical Nutritionist and the author of, "The Probiotic Cure."
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 13, Part 1

40:21 | Oct 15th, 2018

Press parrots claims that your supplements are dangerously adulterated with illegal prescription meds—really? Upping water intake halves risk for women’s UTIs; Are bone broths contaminated with heavy metals? Alternatives to Fosamax; What to do when y...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 13, Part 2

41:10 | Oct 15th, 2018

Is fluoridated water a contributor to kids ADHD? Simply eyeballing patients in the emergency room offers more effective triage than complex, time-consuming “algorithms”; Supplements for reversing dense, fibrocystic breasts; Is curcumin helpful for cr...Show More
Leyla Weighs In: Drugs v. Lifestyle Modification to Curb Diabetes Progression

24:04 | Oct 12th, 2018

"Personalized Medicine, Combo Therapy, Stops Progression to Diabetes." Would you try this?
A Revolution In Our Understanding of Vitamin D, Part 1

26:41 | Oct 11th, 2018

The latest installment in our free-ranging discussions about vitamin D with Dr. John Cannell, founder and CEO of the Vitamin D Research Council (www.vitamindcouncil.org). The “elephant in the room”: skeptics have lately pushed back on the efficacy of...Show More
A Revolution In Our Understanding of Vitamin D, Part 2

29:17 | Oct 11th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. John Cannell, founder and CEO of the Vitamin D Research Council (www.vitamindcouncil.org).
Q&A with Leyla, Part 1

25:44 | Oct 10th, 2018

Endari for sickle cell anemia. Which is better for preserving nutrients while cooking, an Instant Pot or a slow cooker? Can you speak to the benefits of taking either TruNiagen or NT Factor?
Q&A with Leyla, Part 2

26:58 | Oct 10th, 2018

Is my HDL too high at 133, should I be concerned? What is a good diet for Sjogren's Syndrome, can it be cured? What can I take in place of Prolia for osteoporosis? Can I take your recommended joint supplement while on Eliquis (apixaban)? My daughter ...Show More
How to Prepare for Flu Season, Part 2

24:24 | Oct 9th, 2018

Dr. Hoffman continues his conversation with Dr. James LaValle, R.Ph., C.C.N.
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 6, Part 1

41:06 | Oct 8th, 2018

L-glutamine: BigPharma transforms a cheap over-the-counter supplement into a $40,000 a year drug; Cipro devastates mitochondria, causing a myriad of side effects; What to do for a rising PSA; Mediterranean diet saves vision—Viagra may rob it! A compr...Show More
Intelligent Medicine Radio Show for October 6, Part 2

41:23 | Oct 8th, 2018

Probiotics curb women’s bone loss; When knee pain is accompanied by a high C-reactive protein; Is there a difference between generic l-thyroxine and brand Synthroid? Silicone breast implants hike risk of Sjogren’s, scleroderma, rheumatoid arthritis, ...Show More