CARDIOLOGY, PRIMARY CARE AND NUTRITION

All Posts Tagged: nutrition as medicine

Podcast: Your Health, Your Decision

Welcome! and Thank you for listening. I’ve got a run streak going in January.  Strength training on board.  50 mile race in February.  Plant strong! How long should you take BP medication before your are cured?  How about statins? Possible to stop you ask?  Indeed.  What are the risks vs. benefits.  Did you give informed […]
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Health Takes Intentionality

Wishful thinking rarely leads to results… let’s chew on that. Healthy living takes intention. The photos we see on TV or Instagram of beautiful recipes or healthy individuals are due to time spent setting a plan into place to achieve goals. Health doesn’t just happen. Learning new styles of cooking doesn’t just happen. We cannot […]
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Podcast: Welcome Back to the Wagon

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  Happy Healthy New Year! Have you ever heard or felt that if your feet hurt, your whole body hurt?  One of the biggest injuries in beginning a walking or running program is plantar fasciitis,  achilles tendonitis, or shin splints.  We look at the part that hurts and aim the […]
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Podcast: Interview with Dr. Douglas Graham of the 80/10/10 diet.

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  There are many variations on plant based nutrition.  In this episode we will discuss the merit of a diet predominately of raw fruit and vegetables. We will discuss all the controversies around grains and fruit as well as making each day just a little bit better nutritionally.    80 […]
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Podcast: CIM Marathon Mediocracies

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.   I completed the California International Marathon for the 5th time this past weekend.  It was not my worst time or my best time.  Marathons are a lot like life.  I seem to learn more when things don’t go as well as I would like than if they go smooth.  […]
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Podcast: Health For The Holidays

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  The holiday season is upon us.  Many of us have traditions that involve high calorie meals.  It is easy and very common this time of year to just chuck our nutrition and “enjoy” the holidays.  This comes at the expense of weight gain and worsening of lifestyle diseases.  Don’t […]
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Podcast: Sugar Sugar

Welcome! and Thank you for listening.  “Don’t eat sugar”.  “I gave up carbs.” “Sugar feeds cancer.”  What does that mean?  Sugar is a disaccharide of glucose and fructose.  It sounds like the sugar in fruit.  Starch is long chains of sugar.  Most people say potatoes and grains are starches.  But are potatoes only starch?  That […]
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Podcast: Odyssey Swim Run Austin

elcome! and Thank you for listening.  People like us do things like this…Seth Godin We did the Odyssey Swim Run Austin last weekend, and I will be giving you our race report.  Spoiler alert: IT WAS GREAT! Why were there not more people in the 50-70 age group there?  Why is my local pool empty […]
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