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The Voice of Health with Dr. Robert Prather is the longest-running and most-listened-to radio talk show about health and wellness in the Indianapolis market. Our audience is educated, informed, and dedicated. If your company or organization seeks to reach an audience that takes a proactive approach to their health, then there is no more effective platform for you than The Voice of Health radio show.

The Voice of Health with Dr. Robert Prather is the longest-running and most-listened-to radio talk show about health and wellness in the Indianapolis market. Our audience is educated, informed, and dedicated. If your company or organization seeks to reach an audience that takes a proactive approach to their health, then there is no more effective platform for you than The Voice of Health radio show.
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Franklin, IN

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The Voice of Health with Dr. Robert Prather is the longest-running and most-listened-to radio talk show about health and wellness in the Indianapolis market. Our audience is educated, informed, and dedicated. If your company or organization seeks to reach an audience that takes a proactive approach to their health, then there is no more effective platform for you than The Voice of Health radio show.

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English

Contact:

Meridian Health and Wellness 8902 N. Meridian, Suite 101 Indianapolis, IN 46260 317-848-8048


Episodes

CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE: A SILENT KILLER

3/23/2019
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There are 30 million adults in the U.S. diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease and 340 people per day begin dialysis. In this episode, you'll learn: --Why Dr. Prather days "you are as young as your kidneys". --How almost 50% of those in Stage 4 of Chronic Kidney Disease haven't even been diagnosed, which makes it a silent killer. --The proper tests that patients should have at least once per year to identify and prevent Chronic Kidney Disease. And how Dr. Prather sees only about 20% of...

Duration:00:54:50

COLORECTAL CANCER

3/16/2019
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March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. It is the second-leading cause of Cancer deaths, but Dr. Prather says it is ”very preventable”. In this episode, you'll discover: --How only around one-third of us are getting the proper screenings for Colorectal Cancer. --The increased risk of Colorectal Cancer from obesity. --Why most people with Colorectal Cancer "show no symptoms or signs whatsoever". --The important information revealed through the G.I. Effects Stool Kit that can help...

Duration:00:54:48

PARKINSON'S DISEASE

3/9/2019
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There are one million Americans diagnosed with Parkinson's Disease. That's more cases than Multiple Sclerosis, ALS, or Muscular Dystrophy combined. In this episode, you'll find out: --Why Dr. Prather focuses on "keeping the head back" in his Parkinson's patients to help with gait and balance issues. --How a low-protein diet can "make an immediate difference" for Parkinson's patients. And the importance of food allergy testing for Parkinson's patients. --The reduced limb pain and improved...

Duration:00:54:49

HOPE FOR CANCER

3/2/2019
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Cancer is the #2 killer of Americans. But there are strategies to help prevent 85% of Cancer cases and improve your chances of survival and quality of life. In this episode, you'll learn: --How the Structure/Function approach to health care doesn't treat the disease, but focuses on the homeostasis of the body. --The difference between the two FDA classifications for health care: Disease Care and Structure/Function Care. --The effectiveness of the Disease Care model for Cancer, and how the...

Duration:00:54:49

FATIGUE: THE HIDDEN HEALTH CRISIS

2/23/2019
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Chronic Fatigue Syndrome is now officially known as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME/CFS). The CDC believes this is a vastly under-diagnosed condition. In this episode, you'll learn: --Why Chronic Fatigue Syndrome was a diagnosis that did not get much respect. And why the name change was encouraged by government agencies in 2015. --How the Centers for Disease Control believes that 90-95% of cases are not being diagnosed or treated properly. --That even children can be affected by ME/CFS,...

Duration:00:54:50

DIATHERMY: THE ANTI-CONGESTION MACHINE

2/16/2019
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Dr. Prather uses short-wave Diathermy to increase circulation and lymphatic flow. It's best described as a large-coiled magnet. In this episode, discover: --How Diathermy was used as a treatment for pneumonia prior to antibiotics being developed. And how it's still an effective alternative to antibiotics or can help to make antibiotic treatment more effective. --The "amazing healing properties" Diathermy can offer by increasing blood circulation and lymphatic flow. And why Dr. Prather says...

Duration:00:54:49

SEXUAL HEALTH

2/9/2019
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In honor of Valentine's Day, this week's show focuses on Sexual Health. In this episode, you'll find out: --How often is considered a healthy libido? --Why sex plays a role in your overall health, and how sex affects your immune system. --The reason why newlyweds can actually make each other sick (for up to 4 years!) --Why monogamy is healthier for your immune system. --How sex impacts your hormones and can promote healing and improved brain health. --How men can lower their rate of...

Duration:00:54:49

THE 6 KEYS TO HEALTHY FAT LOSS

2/2/2019
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Dr. Prather says your weight is not what is important, but the fat percentage in your body. The focus is "fat loss, not weight loss". In this episode, we talk about: --The negative impacts to your body's physiology when your fat percentage is out of homeostasis. --Why most diets result in the INCREASE of fat percentage. And the studies that show most diets result in people being worse off after five years than if they had never done the diet in the first place. --How the reduction in...

Duration:00:54:50

BODY COMPOSITION ANALYSIS

1/26/2019
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The Body Composition Analysis is a test given to all new patients at The Prather Practice. Dr. Prather says it's one of his favorite tests. In this episode, find out: --How the Body Composition Analysis reveals what your body is made of and the state of your health before Dr. Prather runs any other tests. --The "gold standard" accuracy of the simple, painless Body Composition Analysis. --Why Dr. Prather says your fat percentage is a better measure of your body's health compared to the...

Duration:00:54:50

GERD (Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease)

1/19/2019
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30% of all Americans have GERD at some point in their lives. GERD is often described as heartburn or acid reflux. In this episode, you'll discover: --How women are more likely to get GERD than men. And the causes of GERD, including a hiatal hernia and gallbladder disease. --The damage GERD can do to the larynx, vocal cords, and esophagus. --Why getting GERD at night is even a greater problem and is a sign of a more advanced case. --How pharmaceutical companies make a ton of money off of...

Duration:00:54:49

MAXIMIZING YOUR HEALTH IN THE NEW YEAR (PART 2)

1/12/2019
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As we kick off 2019, it's time to set goals and resolutions. But what are your goals and resolutions to maximize your health this year? In this episode, you'll learn about: --Why "You don't know if you don't test" should be a guiding principle for your health care. And the three lab tests that everyone should have every year. --How you need to have your nervous system working properly for anything else to work right in your body. --Why what you do in your 40's and 50’s helps determine how...

Duration:00:54:49

MAXIMIZING YOUR HEALTH IN THE NEW YEAR (PART 1)

1/5/2019
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As we kick off 2019, it's time to set goals and resolutions. But what are your goals and resolutions to maximize your health this year? In this episode, we talk about: --The importance of finding out the exact state of your health through proper annual lab tests. --Why The Prather Profile blood analysis is called "The Blueprint To Your Health" and is designed to show everything that could possibly go wrong with someone. --How Dr. Prather helped a Girl's High School Cross Country team...

Duration:00:54:50

HORMONES: THE KEY TO WEIGHT LOSS

12/29/2018
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When you have done everything right and still can't shed the weight, oftentimes the problem is hormonal. In this episode, you'll find out: --How the hormones have a regulatory influence on your weight. --The influence outside chemicals (such plastics or food additives) have on our hormonal balance. --The link between a man's hormones and prostate cancer, erectile dysfunction, and obesity. --Why taking testosterone for low testosterone (which impacts both men and women) can actually make...

Duration:00:54:50

CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME

12/22/2018
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Surgery for Carpel Tunnel Syndrome is the second-most common musculoskeletal surgery in the U.S. But it has only a 23% success rate. Dr. Prather says there are more effective, non-invasive options that should be explored first. In this episode, find out: --The symptoms of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, which affect 8 million people per year. --The surprising connection between hormones and Carpal Tunnel Syndrome. And how Liver Congestion, Thyroid issues, Diabetes, and Kidney Disease influence...

Duration:00:54:49

KIDNEY STONES: MORE PAINFUL THAN CHILDBIRTH

12/15/2018
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They cause 1 million ER visits per year. 10% of all men and 3% of all women suffer from kidney stones. In this episode, you'll find out: --The cause of kidney stones, including the role of dehydration, obesity, fiber in diet, and what kind of salt you use. Plus, how Cancer survivors and Osteoporosis patients are more likely to get them. --The Body Composition Analysis that determines the water concentration in your body (and how it shows about 50% of people are dehydrated). Plus, how...

Duration:00:54:50

HOLIDAY STRESS

12/8/2018
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'Tis the season to be jolly! But it's also the season where we feel the additional stress of holiday obligations. Dr. Prather says there are ways we can help manage this stress and remain healthy through the holidays. In this episode, learn: --What stress does to our health and our immune system. --Why Dr. Prather says that stress is "the number one reason people die earlier". And how stress causes "every single organ in the body to work improperly". --The 80-20 balance we need between a...

Duration:00:54:49

THE TOP 3 DIETARY DEFICIENCIES

12/1/2018
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Dr. Prather says that Folic Acid, Zinc, and Fiber are the three biggest dietary deficiencies he sees most commonly in his patients. In this episode, we talk about: --The reasons why we are deficient in each of these nutritional requirements (and each one has a unique reason). --Why the suggested daily requirement of Folic Acid is different in Dr. Prather's model compared to the RDA (Recommended Daily Allowance) standard. Plus, why Folic Acid is important for preventing Cancer and for...

Duration:00:54:50

3 ANNUAL HEALTH TESTS EVERYONE SHOULD HAVE

11/24/2018
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Dr. Prather recommends that everyone have three very affordable lab tests every year that will reveal the state of your health. In this episode, find out: --How anything that could go wrong with you shows up in The Prather Profile, an inexpensive, nationally-recognized blood profile that covers all the major systems in your body. --That the reference ranges listed on a lab tests are NOT the same as the optimal values for your health. And why Dr. Prather has to re-teach doctors and nurses...

Duration:00:54:49

HELP FOR YOUR GALLBLADDER

11/17/2018
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The Gallbladder is a very small organ that can have a very big impact on a person's health. About 20% of us have Gallbladder issues, with that percentage rising to around 40% after you reach the age of 65. The Gallbladder In this episode, discover: --How a malfunctioning Gallbladder can effect your absorption of key vitamins. And how a Gallbladder problem "will put a tire on your middle" and cause weight issues. --Why your bowels will not function correctly with a Gallbladder problem and...

Duration:00:54:48

RESTORING HOPE: MICHAEL'S STORY

11/10/2018
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Michael was a young radio talk show host unable to walk or talk after a battle with a brain tumor that included almost a year in an induced coma. As a last-ditch effort to save his life, he was brought to The Prather Practice. in this episode, you'll learn: --How Dr. Prather being the only Board Certified Atlas Orthogonist in the state of Indiana was exactly what Michael needed. And how the gentle Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic adjustment stopped a seizure in progress. --Why Michael says...

Duration:00:54:49