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Podcast interviews with genius-level (top .1%) practitioners, scientists, researchers, clinicians and professionals in Cancer, 3D Bio Printing, CRISPR-CAS9, Ketogenic Diets, the Microbiome, Extracellular Vesicles, and more. Subscribe today for the latest medical, health and bioscience insights from geniuses in their field(s).




Radiation Resistance Kills: Can Zebrafish Help Us Prevent It?

When it comes to radiation therapy for cancer, cellular resistance to it can be a death sentence. What is the genetic basis for this resistance in humans? And what on earth do zebrafish have to do with it? Well…a lot. Tune in to learn: When Samuel Sidi attended a French geneticist’s lecture in the early 90s, he had no idea the impact it would have on him and his career trajectory. The lecture was on a new zebrafish model, which would allow for the first time ever, unbiased forward genetic...


The Zoomed-Out Therapeutic Picture of Cancer with Clinician-Researcher Dr. Doru Paul

The latest in cancer therapeutics is just around the corner. Press play to learn from a true expert in the field and discover: Dr. Doru Paul is Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College, a practicing oncologist and hematologist who has treated more than 10,000 patients with various types of cancers over the years, and a clinical and translational researcher who has been involved with over 30 studies in oncology. He also works within the realm of theoretical...


Cancer Complexities: New Insights from an Expert

Cancer has impacted almost every single person on the planet in one way or another. Maybe you’ve had it yourself, or know someone who has. Despite how long it’s plagued the human species, the opportunities for a deeper understanding of its causes and mechanisms are vast. Tune in to discover: Gάbor Balάzsi is Henry Laufer Endowed Professor of physical and quantitative biology, and professor of biomedical engineering at Stony Brook University in New York. He joins the show to answer a series...


Chlorine Dioxide: The Truth Buried by Lies, Condemnation, and Censorship

Imagine being given two options: lose your license to practice medicine, or keep quiet about a substance that you know has revolutionary therapeutic applications. You might think no doctor would ever find themselves in such a position. Think again. And press play to learn: Ken McCarthy, a pioneer in the movement to commercialize the internet, a wealth of knowledge on internet advertising and marketing, and former student of neuroscience at Princeton University, presents a compelling...


Your Brain as a Filtering Device for Your Mind: Learning from Near-Death Experiences

Does your brain function as a filtering device for your mind? It might sound strange, and you might think there’s no way. But consider that the eyes filter visual input and the ears filter auditory input, leaving us only with the stimuli we need for physical survival. Couldn’t the brain also act as a filtering device, allowing only those thoughts which enable our survival in one way or another? Press play to explore this idea and discover: Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry and...


Could Immunostimulants Signal the End of Untreatable Tumor Metastasis?

You could very well have cancer cells circulating in your body at this very moment. But don’t worry, because if you do, you’ll probably never know it. And you can thank your immune system for that. So how does cancer develop at all? Why and when does the immune system fail to protect us from cancer? And how can this knowledge lead to an effective treatment? Tune in for the answers to these questions and more, including: At Dartmouth College, Steven Fiering is a professor of microbiology,...


Wireless Technology and 5G is an Active Threat to Your Health and Privacy

The US Federal Government continues to hide clear evidence resulting from a 10-year, $30 million study funded by the FDA: radiation from wireless technology causes cancer and breaks DNA. In fact, the government not only has this knowledge, but uses it as a weapon. Thousands of studies over past decades show clear evidence of biological harm caused by wireless technology radiation, yet most of us don’t think twice about our exposure to it. Listeners will learn: true reason “We are...


Bees: Breaking Conventional Medicine, Regenerating Health

Royal jelly, honey, propolis, pollen…the list of bee products that many of use from day to day is long. But fewer people are aware that there’s something less tangible yet just as healing about bees: their energy. Press play to step into the medicinal world of bees and learn: Since entering the field of medicine 33 years ago, Cristina Aosan wanted to treat everything—including that which conventional medicine said was untreatable or uncurable. To this end, she began studying various topics...


Morphology Biology: How Did Our Cells Learn the Delicate Art of Creating Each of Our Internal Organs?

Timothy Saunders, Associate Professor at the National University of Singapore’s Mechanobiology Institute, shares his insights on the science of morphogenesis developmental biology, the study of tissue formation and organization in plant and animal species. Listen to learn more about: How vital organs develop, particularly in human embryos, is considered a long standing mystery by much of humanity. How do our cells know how to organize and replicate in order to form correctly structured and...


Cancer Genetics Research: The Latest in Highly Targeted Ways to Fight Back Against Cancerous Tumor Cells

Are customized cancer treatments a real possibility? Benjamin D. Hopkins, Ph.D. is Assistant Professor of Genomics and Genetic Sciences, Oncological Sciences, and the co-leader of the Functional Genomics Pipeline at The Tisch Cancer Institute. His cancer genetics research has developed an automated screening platform that can be used to identify tumor-specific drug sensitivities used for highly specialized cancer treatment. Tune in to learn more about: drug resistance mechanism Dr. Hopkins...


Intuitively Intermittent Fasting: How You can use Your Diet to Reverse the Causes of Chronic Disease

What is missing when it comes to Western medicine’s standard approach to treating chronic health problems? Dr. Will Cole, author of Intuitive Fasting: The Flexible Four-Week Intermittent Fasting Plan to Recharge Your Metabolism and Renew Your Health, grew up watching his loved ones battle autoimmune disorders. Now, he is leading a movement to change the way we treat chronic diseases using functional medicine. Tune in to discover: chronic disease Dr. Cole looks beyond simple numbers and lab...


Beyond the Hype: Wealth, Finance and Marketing in the New Era of Online Investing for the Common Man (or Woman)

Is hustle and hope really enough to make it big in the modern world of online finance? Jeff Rose, Youtube’s Wealth Hacker and Founder of the finance blog Good Financial Cents shares how he went from cold calling and holding underwhelming local finance planning and analysis seminars to creating one of the most popular financial advice blogs on the internet. Listen to learn more about: financial loss and depression Jeff’s down to earth approach to finance and willingness to use his own...


Naturopathic Breakthrough or Pop Culture Trend: Can Essential Oils Really Improve Chronic Illness Symptoms?

Dr. Eric Zielinski, author of the national bestseller, The Healing Power of Essential Oils, is back on the podcast with a new book available for preorder called The Essential Oils Apothecary. He shares his professional views on and personal experiences with essential oils as a key part of a healthy lifestyle. Tune in to discover: healthy living tips Perfume, laundry detergent, scented candles, fabric freshener, hand sanitizer, bleach, new car smell; how many chemicals do you inhale,...


A Focused Mind: How to Enter a Deep Work State, Start Focusing in One Direction, and Live a More Productive Life

Scott Young, former Finding Genius guest and author of Ultralearning: Master Hard Skills, Outsmart the Competition, and Accelerate Your Career, shares tips of how to use a more focused mind to live a more productive life. Listen to discover: How to be more productive in life How to stay focused Technology detoxes, sheer willpower, unyielding impulse control; these traditional approaches to increased productivity simply cannot be relied upon. A new system for focusing is required for the...


Busting Breast Cancer and Breaking Open the Multi-Billion Dollar Industry That is Breast Cancer Treatment

What if everything we have been told about breast cancer prevention is wrong? Dr. Susan Wadia-Ells, author of the new book, Busting Breast Cancer: Five Simple Steps to Keep Breast Cancer Out of Your Body, has combined decades of ignored statistical studies with the recently published metabolic theory of cancer, to help women learn how to block most breast cancer from taking form in their bodies. Tune in to learn more about: After losing three close friends to recurrent metastatic breast...


Math Versus Cancer: Could Mathematics Provide Oncologists with the Perfect Formula for Brain Cancer Treatment?

Can mathematics really be applied to brain cancer treatment? Dr. Kristin Swanson, Vasek, and Anna Maria Polak Professor in Cancer Research at Mayo Clinic, goes to work each day to create individualized predictive models using mathematics to more effectively treat patients diagnosed with brain cancer. Listen to learn more about: The most commonsymptoms of brain cancerTheories onwhat causes brain cancerHow cancer cells prey on normal brain functions Imagine an exact 3-D replica of your brain...


Masks, Vaccines, and Lung Damage: An inside View of the Evolving Fight Against Covid-19 in The Netherlands

How is the rest of the world responding to the Covid-19 pandemic and how is the virus itself changing over time? Jim Bijl, Finding Genius listener and Pulmonary Function Technician in The Netherlands, weighs in on the state of the global Covid-19 pandemic. Tune in to discover: The typical stages of a Covid-19 infectionThe effectiveness of mask mandates and other public health interventions The role of the media and politics in response to the pandemic As a technician who administers...


Genetics Versus Calories: Is a Person’s Weight Determined by their DNA or by the Amount of Food They Consume?

How do genes affect your health? Dr. Yael Joffe, Adjunct Professor of nutrigenomics at Rutgers University and Chief Scientific Officer at 3x4 Genetics, has dedicated her career to finding out exactly how much bearing a person’s genetics has on their weight, on their ability to manage it with diet and exercise, and on their heath as a whole. Tune in to discover: Every human being on the planet shares 99.9% of the same DNA. It is the remaining 0.1% that determines the ways in which we are...


The Link Between Obesity, Type 2 Diabetes, Lipids, and Cardiovascular Disease: Metabolic Syndrome Explained

What is Metabolic Syndrome and how is it related to obesity and Type 2 Diabetes? Vivian Tran, Ph.D. candidate in the Vascular Biology and Immunopharmacology group at La Trobe University, shares what her studies on mice have revealed about Metabolic Syndrome, the cardiovascular complications of Diabetes, and the risk factors of obesity. Listen to learn more about: Type 2 Diabetes cause Metabolic Syndrome is not one disease; it is a group of medical conditions that occur together in the...


Sex Workers, Aspirin, and AIDS: Could this Combination of Factors be the Key to More Effective HIV Prevention?

Could female Kenyan sex workers be the key to preventing HIV spread on a much larger scale? Keith Fowke, Head of the Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases Professor at the University of Manitoba, explains the connection between these Kenyan sex workers and HIV resistance, plus what this could mean for the future of HIV prevention as a whole. Tune in to discover: HIV transmission HIV and AIDS have devastated parts of the world over the past five decades. Africa has...