Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on January 11 and 12, 2020 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss the natural treatment of Anxiety, Depression and Insomnia with Dr. Philip Rouchotas ND, what is your conflict style with Carlyle Jansen, how to work with a holistic nutritionist with Megan Horsley and living with Dravet Syndrome with Celestine Caravaggio
We specifically discuss:
The Natural Treatment of Anxiety, Depression and Insomnia
Concern that so many people have prescriptions for mental health issues
Over-prescription and Informed consent
Problems with prescription medicines
Comorbidity of mental health issues
Lifestyle strategies – Mediterranean diet and exercise
Supplements and drug interactions
High EPA Fish Oil, Vitamin D, Vitamin B complex and Melatonin
Understanding Your Own Conflict Style
Why is it relevant to understand your conflict style?
What is a conflict style?
Working with a Holistic Nutritionist
Why do people see a Holistic Nutritionist?
What are reasonable expectations in working with a Holistic Nutritionist?
What sort of training does a Holistic Nutritionist have?
Tools: Food diary
What is working for clients?
What should you look for in a Holistic Nutritionist?
Living With Dravet Syndrome
What is Dravet Syndrome?
What triggers the seizures?
Medications for Dravet Syndrome
Day to day life
Preparing for the future
For more information about show sponsor New Roots Herbal go here.
For more information about Dr. Philip Rouchotas go here.
To read articles written by Carlyle Jansen in Tonic Magazine go here.
To read articles written by Megan Horsley in Tonic Magazine go here.
Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on January 4 and 5, 2020 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss detoxing after holiday overindulgence with Dr. Gordon Chang, the health benefits of Oil of Oregano with Roger Baird, cooking with fruit in Winter with Naomi Bussin and how mindfulness can help you make changes or evolve with Tracey Soghrati
We specifically discuss:
What does it mean to detox?
Why should you detox?
The body’s pathways for detoxification
The liver’s role in detoxification
The process of detoxification – toxins created by the body
Is there value in cleansing?
Exercise as detox
Milk Thistle and other herbs for liver health
The results of detoxing
The Health Benefits of Oil of Oregano
Wild Oil of Oregano
What are the chemical compounds found in Oil of Oregano that are beneficial?