Nutrition

BDNF: How To Teach An Old Dog New Tricks

Episode 101 Strive for Great Health Podcast Episode 101 – BDNF: How To Teach An Old Dog New Tricks Brain health fascinates me. I was raised in a house full of mental illness and saw two grandparents pass away from neurodegenerative disorders (Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s). Brain-derived neurotrophic factor (BDNF) is one of the critical regulators …

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Bone Health: A Matter Of Life & Death

Episode 100 The title of this podcast sounds like an exaggeration and a marketing ploy to get you to listen to this episode. I assure you it is not. Let’s say you are a 65-year-old standard American female or male with three medical conditions and had a hip fracture. You have a 30 to 40% …

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Why Lifestyle Medicine Is Necessary For Blood Pressure & Lipids

Episode 99 Dysregulations in blood pressure and blood lipids/cholesterol are common issues affecting millions of Americans. The conventional approach is to treat each with medication and hope for the best. Yet millions of people die each year due to cardiometabolic illnesses connected to high blood pressure and abnormal lipids. What if medications are not the …

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My Personal Acute Care Protocols

Episode 95 What do you do when things do not go according to plan? Do you have a plan for these situations? We break down what we do when inflammation, injuries, infection, stomach upset, and more strike the Harris household. Are you ready to boost your Health EQ and IQ regarding holistic acute care? Nimbus …

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Hair Loss Featuring Nimbus Healthcare

Episode 92 Hair loss is estimated to affect 80 million Americans. The conventional one size fits all approach fails to address the root causes of hair loss. Many have tried this approach with minimal to no results. We at Nimbus healthcare use personalized medicine to address hair loss’s root cause or causes. By checking genetics …

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November Wellness Review

Episode 89 This podcast covers the following four topics: ✈️ Wellness Journey – Adversity📘 Study #1 – Does increasing fat intake increase LDL📘 Study #2 – Artificial sugars impair the gut microbiome💊 Supplement Discussion – Ashwagandha Lifestyle Medicine with Dr. Harris Alpha Male X Episode Transcript: Dr. Richard Harris: [00:00:00] Hello, and welcome to Strive …

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How Do You Know You Are Healthy

Episode 87 Healthy is a myth when 60% of the adult population has one chronic disease. Even the “young” are not spared, as 44% of millennials have one chronic disease. The term healthy is the most misunderstood word in medicine. Health is not the absence of illness. Health is a state of being comprised of thoughts, behaviors, and relationships. In …

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The Hidden Benefits Of Exercise

Episode 86 It’s a secret that is no longer a secret! We often think about exercise to look good, but there are many surprising benefits to a routine exercise program. International fitness superstar Mario Tomic joins the podcast to discuss five hidden benefits of exercise essential to overall mental, physical, and spiritual health. What are those five benefits, …

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