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Interviews with cutting edge practitioners and those who have overcome challenges on health and healing of body, mind and spirit.

Interviews with cutting edge practitioners and those who have overcome challenges on health and healing of body, mind and spirit.
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Interviews with cutting edge practitioners and those who have overcome challenges on health and healing of body, mind and spirit.

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English

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EPISSOE 34: DR. CHRIS NORRIS: LOOKING AT BEHAVIOR

1/6/2019
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DR. CHRIS NORRIS is a Behavioral Specialist who has worked with those who have autism, mental disorders, drug addiciton, and homeless teens. He talks about his own struggles as a young man and finding his calling the day he met a boy with Down's Syndrome. We talk about how he works with parents and schools to help those with challenges and how his career has influenced, and been influenced by, his work in security services and as a working actor. Great guy, great talk!

Duration:00:47:24

EPISODE 33: ANADEL BARBOUR: HEALING TRAUMA WITH E.M.D.R.

12/30/2018
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ANADEL BARBOUR talks to me about a powerful therapeutic technique to treat trauma which shows results more rapidly than traditional "talk therapy." EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing) was first used to treat PTSD in soldiers and has since been used extensively in healing other forms of trauma as well as alcoholism and addiction. Anadel explains the origins of EMDR, the actual techniques employed, how it works to reprogram the brain and some of the wonderful results she has...

Duration:00:50:29

EPISODE 32: SUSAN FOXLEY: EFFED UP TO FIXED UP

12/23/2018
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An energetic and exuberant SUSAN FOXLEY talks about her work as yoga teacher specializing in those with chronic pain; as well as her other pursuits as a life coach, hypnotherapist and healer. She blends her years of multi-faceted studies in her workshops EFFED UP TO FIXES UP. She is a motivator and passionate teacher of positive thinking, prayer and meditation. She truly lives what she teaches!

Duration:00:51:11

EPISODE: 31: GARY STROMBERG: BONE MARROW TRANSPLANT SUCCESS STORY

12/17/2018
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When GARY STROMBERG was told he had leukemia, he was sure it was a death sentence. Through the gift of bone marrow from a man across the world he didn't know, he was saved. Now, six years later, Gary tells us his remarkable and touching story.

Duration:00:49:46

EPISODE 30: JOE MCQUILLEN: DEATH, MEDIUMS & THE OTHER SIDE

11/19/2018
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When JOE MCQUILLEN'S son Christopher passed away in a boating accident in 2016, he knew he needed to something. An avowed skeptic, he wanted to know if mediums were indeed able to communicate with the other side. And if not, he wanted to be able to scratch it off the list. Thus began his quest to connect with his son and the book Christopher eventually urged him write. An amazing talk with and amazing guy -- Joe is the real deal.

Duration:00:37:46

EPISODE 29: MARK SCHIFF: CHANGE YOUR LIFESTYLE!

11/4/2018
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Comedian MARK SCHIFF talks to me about how high blood pressure, high cholesterol and constantly being out of breath led him to making major lifestyle changes, particularly in the area of diet and plant-based foods. He advocates taking responsiblity for your own health and well-being and how anyone can do it!

Duration:00:55:33

EPISODE 28: FRANK KALMAN: END KIDS CANCER

10/14/2018
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FRANK KALMAN is the Executive Director of the non-profit End Kids Cancer which is an amazing resource to aid parents in all aspects of navigating the very difficult situation of finding a child has cancer. Motivated by his daughter's cancer diagnosis at age 12, Frank learned to advocate and research treatment options and has written a book to help other parents. We talk about how he went about his research, how other parents can do the same and how he has dealt with his own PTSD as a...

Duration:00:50:32

EPISODE 27: JAY PONTI: KRIYA YOGA, CONSCIOUSNESS & ACTIVISM

10/7/2018
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It was a real pleasure talking with JAY PONTI about his study and practice of Kriya Yoga and how it has transformed his life and opened doors into new realms of being. We discuss Yogi Raj, the master with whom he studies, the power of consciousness and how he has integrated his work with various activist causes such as Standing Rock and getting individuals and whole cities to divest their money out of big banks. It was an eye-opening as well as a mind and heart opening experience.

Duration:01:04:46

EPISODE 26: ATTILA HADJU: CUTTING EDGE CANCER TREATMENT

9/8/2018
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I talk with scientist and startup entrepreneur ATTILA HADJU about the work he is doing developing cutting edge cancer drugs to change cancer cells into cells that can die. His previous career in pharmacology and his passion to find a cure has informed his work and inspired him to create his company Stelvio-Oncology. We talk some science, some business, some environment and a lot of hope.

Duration:00:52:41

EPISODE 25: DAVID WISS: GUT HEALTH & MORE

9/2/2018
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Nutritionist DAVID WISS talks to me about the significance of maintaining a healthy gut for optimal health and healing, his work with recovering addicts with food issues, the types of testing he uses and his dream of bringing nutrition into the field of Public Health. David is knowledgeable, energetic and passionate about his work, making for a lively conversation. Bon apetiit!

Duration:00:55:16

EPISODE 24: MARC OSBORN: 100 DAYS OF GRATITUDE CHALLENGE

8/27/2018
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MARC OSBORN talks to me about his use of Instagram to promote gratitude. Initially a personal challenge, it segued into a social experiment where he experienced both support and push back from his friends. We spend some time talking about the effects of social media on our culture and how this challenge influenced his life both during and after. 100 days of doing anything will change you!!

Duration:00:56:52

EPISODE 23: SONNY MAYO: STEM CELL HEALING

7/17/2018
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SONNY MAYO, former guitarist for bands like Ugly Kid Joe and Snot, talks to me about getting STEM CELL THERAPY in Panama for a genetic heart condition. After two heart attacks and unpleasant side-effects from heart medications, Sonny was introduced to stem cell therapy through listening to a Joe Rogan podcast. Raising money through GoFundMe, he was able too make the trip and receive treatment which is not yet legal in the United States. Sonny is a stellar example of taking back his health...

Duration:01:13:35

EPISODE 22: HEALING AFTER WAR: SCOTT HUESING & PETE TURNER

6/8/2018
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Combat veterans SCOTT HUESING & PETE TURNER, talk with me about their experiences in Iraq and Afghanistan and the resulting issues and trauma they and other veterans face on a daily basis upon returning home. Both have made a commitment to help other veterans through Save The Brave organization, where Scott is Executive Director. Pete also uses his podcast, Break It Down Show, to carry the message of hope and healing. We cover what it was like in the military, PTSD, veteran suicide, and...

Duration:00:59:22

EPISODE 21: SADIE ADAMS: MEDITATION, EMBRYOLOGY & SKIN CARE

5/30/2018
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SADIE ADAMS talks to me about meditation, transformation and changing old beliefs which are no longer working. We cover a range of topics from childhood trauma to the various disciplines she has studied; including embryology, a topic I had never heard of until this interview. She also talked about how this study of humans from pre-conception to eight weeks, informs her other career in skin care. FYI, she looks 20 years younger than her actual age!

Duration:01:02:09

EPISODE 20: DAVID RIPPY PT.2: POWERING THROUGH PARALYSIS

5/23/2018
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In our second interview, DAVID RIPPY and I discuss his newest book, "Powering Through Paralysis," a continuation of his remarkable journey following an accident which left him paralyzed from the shoulders down. We talk about the power of the mind in dealing with challenges and some of the other ways he has learned to thrive through nutrition, hypnosis and a connection to the spiritual realm.

Duration:01:04:29

EPISODE 19: JERRY WHITING: CANNABIS MAN

5/16/2018
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JERRY WHITING talks to me about all thing cannabis from his car in Seattle. His company LeBlanc CNE creates cannabis healing products as well as recreational strains. Jerry's passion and vast knowledge of cannabis history, genetics, pharmacology and advocacy have made him a favorite on the lecture circuit. And find out why he never uses the word "marijuana."

Duration:00:44:45

EPISODE 18: GRACE CHENG-BRAUN: WISE & HEALTHY AGING

5/9/2018
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GRACE CHENG-BRAUN runs the non-profit WISE and Healthy Aging in Santa Monica, Ca.. We talk about the challenges of aging and caregiving and the many services the organization offers to assist our aging population such as enrichment programs, benefits assistance, assisted living, caregiver support and training and financial assistance. Her vast knowledge and experience in the field makes for an energetic and informative talk on all aspects of aging.

Duration:00:59:42

EPISODE 17: DAN GRIFFIN: ARE YOU A MAN?

5/2/2018
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DAN GRIFFIN, M.A., has worked in the field of recovery for over twenty years and leads men's retreats across the country. He is also the host of his own podcast The Man Rules which explores what it means to be a man in our modern world. We talk about how our culture is shaped by how men and boys are raised, how trauma affects us and what he does in his workshops. He even does a couple of his exercises on me to illustrate how he works with both men and women to improve understanding and...

Duration:01:09:26

EPISODE 16: RABBI MARK BOROVITZ: FROM SERVING TIME TO SERVING OTHERS

4/25/2018
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RABBI MARK BOROVITZ talks to me about his alcoholism and two terms in the state penitentiary to becoming a Rabbi in his 40's. He heads the Beit T"Shuva recovery center in Los Angeles helping addicts of all kinds and imparting a spiritual message. We talk addiction, recovery and his views on the spirituality that has often been lost in Judaism.

Duration:00:46:48

EPISODE 15: BRIAN AVERY: HEALING POWER OF POETRY

4/18/2018
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BRIAN AVERY is an actor and producer who has spent his life studying, enjoying and promoting poetry. He talks about a surgery he had without anesthetic, in which he recited poetry to transport himself to a place of no pain and relaxation. We talk about the healing power, passion and enjoyment poetry has given him and he recites a variety of poems along the way.

Duration:00:41:13