Author Archive | Mark Hyman, MD

The Broken Brain Podcast – Vision Therapy and the Brain with Dr. Fabian Tai

           Download MP3 Have you ever wondered how vision plays a role in the health of our bodies and our brains? Problems with our eyes can give us clues to what is going on inside—and, conversely, problems with many activities may be a result of compromised eye function. What you may not […]

Disruptive Solutions to Our Health Care Challenges

My guest on this week’s episode of The Doctor’s Farmacy is a tireless advocate for expanding access to early childhood education, improving the health and well-being of Americans across the country, and providing the next generation of young leaders with the resources they need to turn their ideas into action. She also ensures that the […]

The Broken Brain Podcast – Depression and Trauma: Looking Beyond Medications with Dr. Omid Naim

           Download MP3 Trauma comes in several forms and may be felt and held deeply in many different parts of the body. Whether it’s trauma experienced in childhood or a shock to the system from a car accident or act of violence, integrative psychiatrist Dr. Omid Naim, tells us “We can completely […]

A Personal Conversation with Dr. Oz

Creating a movement often means meeting resistance, and it also means persisting. My guest on this week’s episode of The Doctor’s Farmacy, Dr. Oz, has changed the way that we approach our health, and he’s made wellness more accessible than ever. What most people don’t know about Dr. Oz is that he is a practicing […]

Why don’t they teach nutrition in medical school?

When I was in medical school, I learned very little about nutrition. Sadly, this is the case for most doctors. The desire among physicians to understand the way that food interacts with our biology is growing because more physicians face limitations of drugs and surgery when it comes to treating lifestyle-related diseases that cause the […]

The Broken Brain Podcast – The Keto Diet, Heart Health, and Alcohol with Dr. Will Cole, #19

              Download MP3 If you’ve been wondering about the ketogenic diet and want to know if it’s really worth your time, effort, and discomfort in letting certain foods go, this interview with Functional Medicine practitioner Dr. Will Cole will help you sort through it all. Our host of The Broken Brain […]

The Power of a Ketogenic Diet to Reverse Disease

My guest on this week’s episode of The Doctor’s Farmacy, diabetes expert Dr. Sarah Hallberg is here to change the way we treat this disease. Her number one weapon for reversing type 2 diabetes: a ketogenic diet. You may have heard that a ketogenic diet can be beneficial for your health—that it promotes weight loss, […]

The Broken Brain Podcast – Uncovering Hidden Causes of Your Symptoms, #18

         Download MP3 Dr. Tom O’Bryan, this week’s guest on The Broken Brain Podcast, is often found buried under scores of the latest scientific journal articles. Whether he is immersed in gluten sensitivity, leaky brain, effects of EMFs, or molecular mimicry, you can be sure Dr. Tom has investigated it from all angles. […]

The Doctor’s Farmacy: Episode 16 with Dr. Dariush Mozaffarian

How the Food We Eat is Killing Our Economy 1 in 5 dollars ($3.2 trillion per year) in the entire US economy is spent on healthcare. 1 in 4 dollars in the federal budget is spent on Medicare and Medicaid. That is almost $1,000 a month for every man, woman, and child in the country. […]

The Broken Brain Podcast – Dental Dangers of Mercury, Root Canals, and Fluoride with Dr. Rouzita Rashtian, #17

         Download MP3 Your mouth is a part of the body that is often overlooked as the gateway to health problems. By educating ourselves, we can make better choices that will impact our health right now—and for years to come. The Broken Brain Podcast is a place where you can come to listen […]

The Doctor’s Farmacy: Episode 15 with Pam Koch

Why What You Eat Matters We are disconnected from our food. It’s unfortunate because food and the food system are connected to everything—our health, the environment, politics, injustice, and much more. My guest on this week’s episode of The Doctor’s Farmacy is here to discuss the importance of reconnecting to our food. Pam Koch conducts […]

The Broken Brain Podcast – Everything You Need to Know About Your Gut with Dr. Vincent Pedre, #16

           Download MP3 When you are stressed, did you know that your gut bacteria can change? Did you know that if you suffer from a Traumatic Brain Injury, even something as common as a concussion, within 30 minutes gut permeability increases? There are so many things that impact our gut that then […]