Dr. David Shirazi #61
How Your Face Can Affect Your Sleep
In this extended interview, Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Dr. David Shirazi, dentist, acupuncturist, and sleep technologist. This segment touches on how sleep shapes our mental-physiological health and even our face. Tune in next week for a discussion about pediatric orofacial development and how to optimize facial development in children.
Dr. Jessica Drummond #60
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Jessica Drummond, DCN, CNS, PT, NBC-HWC, the founder and CEO of The Integrative Women’s Health Institute and the author of Outsmart Endometriosis. She is passionate about caring for and empowering people who struggle with women’s and pelvic health concerns.
Dr. Marlene Siegel #59
Integrated Veterinary Medicine
Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Marlene Siegel, DVM, an integrated holistic veterinarian blending over 30 years experience in clinical practice with 20 years as a leader in integrated veterinary medicine. Together they talk about a 6-step approach to health and healing, tying functional medicine into veterinary medicine, and how to reflect your own health principles onto your pets.
Kris Newby #58
Bitten: Lyme’s Impact
Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Kris Newby, an award-winning science writer at Stanford University and the senior producer of the Lyme disease documentary, Under Our Skin. Together we talk about her book, Bitten: The Secret History of Lyme Disease and Biological Weapons, misdiagnosis and underdiagnosis in Lyme disease, and a journey to Lyme recovery.
For more, visit www.krisnewby.com.
Dr. Diana Driscoll #57
Recovery After Infection
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Dr. Diana Driscoll, both a former patient (Ehlers-Danlos, POTS, dysautonomia, CCSVI and high intracranial pressure) and a doctor (Clinical Director of POTS Care). Now fully recovered, she discusses COVID susceptibility, optimizing recovery post-infection, and the causes of inflammation in underlying viral infections.
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Dr. Ginger Nash #56
Lymph and Hormone Cleanse
Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Dr. Ginger Nash, a naturopathic physician. They discuss the lymphatic system, the extracellular matrix, and their upcoming 28-Day Lymph & Hormone Cleanse program.
Dr. Eva Detko #55
Vagus Nerve Dysfunction
Dr. Shaffner speaks with Dr. Eva Detko, a natural health specialist, writer, and podcaster, about the sources of vagus nerve toxicity, phases of detoxification, and what low vagal tone means in your life.
Join Dr. Detko’s summit here: https://vagusnerveconnectionsummit.com/?idev_id=27814
Luminara Serdar #54
Autism and the Underlying Causes
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Luminara Serdar. Luminara is a scientist, nutritionist, and holistic healer who helps recover kids from autism using many strategies, including neuromodulation techniques. She helps kids on the autism spectrum of underlying causes and she creates a really wonderful treatment protocol if you decide to work with her.
You can visit Luminara at https://www.autismtransformed.com/.
Learn more about the Autism Recovery Summit here: https://www.autismtransformed.com/
Kelly Kennedy #53
“Bio-logical” Medicine and the Lymphatic System
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Kelly Kennedy, the Executive Director and Biological Investigator of The True Wellness Center. They discuss the lymphatic system, biological medicine, and Kelly’s journey to transform both her own health and others’.
You can visit The True Wellness Center online at https://thetruewellnesscenter.com/.
Dr. Francesca McCartney #52
Intuition and Energy Medicine
Keith Morey #51
Liver and Gallbladder Cleanses
For over two decades, Keith Morey has researched innovative ways to combat the underlying cause of illness. Today, he talks in-depth on the topic of the liver and gallbladder cleanses. Make sure you check out the Group Liver Flush at Sophia Health Institute. For more on Keith, visit https://www.physiciansstandard.com.
Dr. Terry Wahls #50
Treating Autoimmune Conditions with the Wahls Protocol
Misty Williams #48
Your Best Sleep Ever
Misty Williams speaks with Dr. Schaffner about her experiences with surgery, fatigue, cysts, unexplained weight gain, hypothyroidism, thyroid nodules, and premature ovarian failure.
After all of that, Misty’s doctors told her they didn’t have answers outside of drugs and surgery. So, Misty embarked on the arduous path of finding answers to reclaim her energy, brain power and figure – and she shares them with you today.
To find out more information about Misty’s “Your Best Sleep Ever” Summit, visit: https://bestsleepsummit.com/?
Diane Kazer #46
Non-Toxic Beauty Options
Dr. Schaffner speaks with pro soccer player turned Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, Courage Coach and Holistic Beauty Expert, Diane Kazer, about how to be beautiful. They discuss her experiences with Breast Implant Illness and her experience with helping others suffering from autoimmune disorders. They also discuss her upcoming summit, the Non-Toxic Beauty Summit (which will have Dr. Schaffner as a featured speaker).
For more on the summit: https://nontoxicbeautysummit.
For more on Dr. Schaffner’s new skincare line, visit www.Lumviskincare.com.
Brian Hoyer #43
The High Cost of EMFs and How to Protect Yourself
Brian Hoyer is the founder of Shielded Healing – an organization that identifies potential EMF stressors in your home or office. He’s a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and a certified Geobiologist. Brian speaks with Dr. Schaffner about the effects of EMFs and how to protect yourself.
For more about Brian Hoyer and Shielded Healing, please visit Shielded Healing
Dr. Summer Beattie #42
PRP and Regenerative Medicine
Today, Dr. Schaffner welcomes her colleague at Bella Fiore Klinik, Dr. Summer Beattie. She’s an expert in both aesthetic and orthopedic regenerative medicine and, in addition to working with clients, she also trains physicians.
For more on Dr. Beattie, visit https://onelivingclinic.com/ or visit her at Bella Fiore Klinik in Seattle.
Palmer Kippola #41
How to Beat Autoimmune
Palmer Kippola is an author, speaker, and functional medicine certified health coach who has used her two decade battle with multiple sclerosis to help others fight their own autoimmune battles. She’s the author of Beat Autoimmune: The 6 Keys to Reverse Your Condition and Reclaim Your Health.
Dr. Greg Eckel #40
Strategies to Combat Parkinson’s
Carol Garner-Houston #39
Treating Brain Disorders with Sound
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Carol Garner-Houston, the co-founder and Chief Clinical Officer of Brain Harmony – a company that uses the neuroplasticity of the brain to provide the most powerful and proven therapy to help children and adults with learning and performance difficulties.
For more information visit https://www.brainharmony.com/
Peter Stekl #38
The Medicine of the Body and Soul
Peter Stekl has had a unique personal journey in his health that gave him the opportunity to develop new ways of treating people. Termed “The Doctor of Body and Soul”, Peter has develop techniques using Bio Resonance Therapy. Near the end of the episode, Peter takes Dr. Schaffner and the listener through a guided meditation to help us create more resilience and fortitude.
Carly Stein #37
Bee Products and Your Health
Dr. Diana Driscoll #36
The Relationship Between the Vagus Nerve and Chronic Illness
Dr. Diana Driscoll speaks with Dr. Schaffner about chronic illness and the role of the vagus nerve among the constellation of symptoms including Ehlers Danlos Syndrome (EDS), postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome (POTS), chronic fatigue syndrome, and mast cell activation syndrome (MCAS).
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Dr. Christine Schaffner #35
Dr. Schaffner answers YOUR questions about detoxification! Make sure that you follow Dr. Schaffner on Facebook to get your questions answered! You can visit her here: https://www.facebook.com/drschaffner/
Dr. Petra Dorfsman #34
Dr. Petra Dorfsman is a board-certified naturopathic doctor of naturopathic medicine who focuses on individuals experiencing chronic health challenges. She speaks with Dr. Schaffner about deuterium and deuterium depletion – an important indicator of health that is often ignored.
For more on Petra Dorfsman, visit https://www.drpetrad.
Andrea Nakayama #33
Andrea Nakayama has a special gift. She helps chronically ill people when nobody else can – literally. She consults other doctors on their own difficult cases. In addition to her own functional medicine practice, she also trains 1,000 functional medicine practitioners every year. She speaks with Dr. Schaffner about functional medicine nutrition and how you can start to take care of yourself.
For more on Andrea Nakayama, visit https://fxnutrition.com/
Carla Atherton #32
Creating a Family Health Revolution
Carla Atherton is the Director of the Lotus Health Project and the Healthy Family Formula, Host of the Children’s Health Summit, Health and Nutrition Coach, Writer and Editor, Curriculum Developer, Publisher, Workshop Leader, Yoga Instructor, Health (R)evolutionary, and Children’s Health Advocate. She speaks with Carla about creating a family health revolution in your home.
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Bridgit Danner #31
Bridgit Danner is a licensed Acupuncturist and certified Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner. She lost everything to toxic mold, and now educates and coaches woman on how to detoxify through a functional approach. Learn about toxic mold and how to effectively combat it at home.
Milena Simeonova #30
How Light Can Help or Hurt Your Brain
Milena Simeonova chats with Dr. Schaffner about the importance of indoor lighting in maintaining a healthy brain. She discusses ways that you can start to transform your indoor lighting to keep you healthy and happy.
Dr. Ben Lynch #29
The Perils of Being Dehydrated
Dr. Ben Lynch, author of Dirty Genes and president of Seeking Health, speaks with Dr. Schaffner about the importance of hydration. In this session, they get to the bottom of why so many people are dehydrated – and what it’s costing them.
Dr. Kelly Halderman #28
Phase 2.5 Detox
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Dr. Kelly Halderman about Phase 2.5 Detoxification which involves properly restoring biophysiology. She explains what it means and how you can get started.
Michael McEvoy #27
The RCCX Phenotype & Chronic Illness
Michael McEvoy, founder of Metabolic Healing, speaks with Dr. Schaffner about something called the RCCX phenotype and its connection to chronic illness.
Dr. Judy Mikovits #26
A Deep Dive Into Retroviruses As a Key Factor in Chronic Illness
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Dr. Judy Mikovits about the intersection of retroviruses and chronic illness.
Dr. Dave Ou #25
The Search to Uncover the Root Cause of Chronic Illness
Dr. Dave Ou speaks with Dr. Schaffner about ART and the tools he’s using to understand the root causes of chronic illness.
Dr. Mark Menolascino #23
Healthy Heart Solutions for Women
Heart disease is the #1 killer of women–outpacing breast cancer, diabetes and stroke combined. One out of four women will receive a heart disease diagnosis in her lifetime! To help us understand how to take care of women’s hearts, we welcome Dr. Mark Menolascino, the author of the upcoming book “Heart Solution for Women: A Proven Program to Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease.” For the special goodies referenced in the interview, please visit www.menoclinic.com/christine.
Ashley Harris #22
Gut Health for You and Your Family
During the birth of her son, Ashley Harris was put on broad-spectrum antibiotics as a preventative measure. Over the next few months both Ashley and her newborn son started getting sick. The culprit: bad gut bacteria. After her experience, she founded LoveBug Probiotics (along with her husband) to share her knowledge with other families. Ashley speaks with Dr. Schaffner about her own experience, how they developed LoveBug, and how probiotics can help your health. To learn more about LoveBug, Click Here.
Dr. Michelle Perro #21
What’s Making Our Children Sick?
Dr. Michelle Perro is the co-author of ‘What’s Making Our Children Sick? How Industrial Food Is Causing an Epidemic of Chronic Illness, and What Parents (and Doctors) Can Do About It.’ Dr. Perro speaks to Dr. Schaffner about Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs) and how parents can help make sure that our children are safe and healthy. For more on Dr. Perro, please visit www.gordonmedical.com/team/
Dr. Darin Ingels #20
Dr. Darin Ingels is the author of ‘The Lyme Solution’ which outlines a five-part plan for fighting Lyme disease. Today, Dr. Ingels shares with Dr. Shaffner this plan and how you can get started. If you or someone you love is struggling with Lyme, you don’t want to miss this session. For more on Dr. Ingels, visit www.dariningelsnd.com.
Dr. Anne Marie Fine #19
The Beauty Bluff: Your Personal Care Products Are Poisoning You
Dr. Thomas Cowan #17
How to Create Foundational Health
Kiran Krishnan #16
What We’ve Learned About the Microbiome
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Kiran Krishnan about current research in the human microbiome and how we can apply it to our own lives. This podcast also delves into the next steps for microbiome research. See more about Kiran Krishnan at www.microbiomelabs.com. Also, definitely check out Dr. Schaffner’s new store at www.bellafioreorganics.com.
Bunnie Gulick #15
How to Look and Feel Beautiful
Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Bunnie Gulick, the founder of ISUN Organic Skincare, about what she’s done over the last 40 years to maintain such a vibrant look. They also talk about Bunnie’s journey to creating the ISUN Organic Skincare line. If you’re interested in checking out ISUN, then you should visit bellafioreorganics.com! That’s Dr. Schaffner’s new online store – you can get everything you need there. Check it out!
Dr. Marie Rodriguez #14
Family Constellations and Your Health
Dr. Marie Rodriguez talks with Dr. Schaffner about the role that our ancestors’ experiences play in our current physical and emotional health. She also talks about how Family Constellation Work can be used to help create harmony within your mind and body – this is definitely something you’ll want to learn more about. In the end, Dr. Rodriquez leads the listeners in a guided meditation.
Anne Margolis, CNM,LM, MSN, BSN, RNC #13
Understanding AND Loving Your Birth
Anne Margolis is a Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife, Licensed Femme! Teacher, Certified Clarity Breathwork Practitioner, Yoga Teacher and practitioner. Anne has helped thousands of families in her 20+ year midwifery practice and has personally ushered the births of over 1000 healthy babies into the world. She speaks with Dr. Schaffner about the state of birth in America and how to LOVE YOUR BIRTH. To sign-up for Anne’s Love Your Birth class, visit http://homesweethomebirth.com/loveyourbirth/ and use the promo code LOVEANDGUTS for 10% off
Dr. Jolene Brighten #12
Post-Birth Control Syndrome and What Happens Next
Dr. Jolene Brighten talks with Dr. Schaffner about Post-Birth Control Syndrome – an important topic that doesn’t get enough attention. She provides her own story and some helpful next steps for listeners to investigate. Dr. Brighten is a Functional Medicine Naturopathic Doctor and a leading expert in Post-Birth Control Syndrome & Hormonal Birth Control Related Problems. For more information, visit https://drbrighten.com/
Dr. Heather Paulson #11
Cancer Proof: Exploring the Link Between Cancer and Autoimmune Disease
Dr. Heather Paulson is a board certified naturopathic oncologist and, over the last 10 years, has helped thousands of people with cancer using natural therapies, nutrition, exercise, and emotional healing. She speaks with Dr. Schaffner about her strategies to combat cancer.
Phaedra Antioco #10
Pain Treatments That Work: How to Heal Your Pain When You’ve Tried Everything Else
Have you been in pain for a long time and tried everything to find relief? On today’s episode, Dr. Schaffner speaks with Phaedra Antioco, the organizer of the Pain Treatments That Work 3.0 Summit (which runs April 21 through May 11). They talk about Phaedra’s car accident and how her experience of seeking relief from pain led her to immerse herself in learning the technique of the John F. Barnes Myofascial Release Approach. To learn about about Phaedra’s summit and to sign up, click here.
Dr. Ginger Nash #9
The Art and Science of Female Hormones
Dr. Schaffner speaks with Dr. Ginger Nash about feminology, hormone balance (without hormone replacements), menopause, and the surgery that would lead her to a 20-year career as a naturopathic physician. For more information, visit Dr. Nash’s Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/168878283890605/
Alexis Saloutos #8
Let’s Talk Chakras!
Dr. Christine Schaffner speaks with Alexis Saloutos about (you guessed it) chakras. Alexis takes listeners through the chakras and talks about why understanding each one is so important. She also talks about her energy assessment modality, ChakRedy, and which pendulums work the best for her. To find out more about Alexis, visit www.chakredy.com.
Jodi Cohen Podcast #7
The Power of Essential Oils
Jodi Cohen speaks with Dr. Christine Schaffner about her journey to founding Vibrant Blue Oils. Originally suffering with exhaustion and anxiety, Jodi turned to essential oils once she saw the power it had on her and her family. Get access to the Reboot Your Brain Class: https://vibrantblueoils.com/reboot-your-brain-webinar-replay/
Dr. Todd Watts Podcast #6
Parasites and Chronic Illness: What Can We Do?
Dr. Todd Watts is here to talk to us about parasites and their role in Lyme Disease and other chronic illnesses. Most importantly, he’s here to help give us some direction on how we can move forward. Dr. Watts also shares his own health journey with us, how he develops his products, and how they can be used clinically. Dr. Todd Watts is a National Board Certified chiropractic physician, a functional wellness practitioner, and is licensed with the Pastoral Medical Association. His passion helping others restore their health so they can live their true purpose stems from his journey from overcoming his own health struggles. Click here to learn more about the 6-Week Parasite Challenge! For more from Dr. Todd Watts, visit https://drtoddwatts.com/.
Dr. Sharon Stills Podcast #5
Treating the Mind and Body as One
Dr. Schaffner welcomes Dr. Sharon Stills to the show to talk about her RED program and the importance of a mind and body balance when trying to create your happiest life. Dr. Sharon Stills, NMD is a Naturopathic Medical Doctor who provides therapeutic and diagnostic services to patients in need of a different approach. She has successfully helped thousands of women transition gently through the different stages of their lives with all natural methods and is passionate about spreading the word about RED – the philosophy and program she developed. For more on Dr. Stills, visit http://www.drstills.com/.
Dr. Beverly Rubik Podcast #4
Ten Years and 7 Billion Cellphones Later: Understanding the Biofield and Electromagnetic Fields
Want to get to the nitty gritty details of the biofield? Well, then today is your lucky day. Dr. Schaffner brings in Dr. Beverly Rubik to talk about the biofield, energy medicine, and homeopathy. She discusses our changing world – with our 7 billion cellphones, computers, and the rise of electric cars – and how it impacts our health. For more on Dr. Rubik, visit http://www.brubik.com/.
Katie Strakosch Podcast #3
Womb Wellness and Yoni Steam
Katie Strakosch is the owner and founder of Sunshine Kate’s Wellness Center in New Jersey. She speaks with Dr. Christine about the personal experiences that led her to provide womb wellness support at her clinics – including her belief in yoni steaming.
Nick Pineault Podcast #2
The Truth about EMFs and How to Protect Yourself
Wendy Myers Podcast #1
How Heavy Metals Are Hurting Us (and What We Can Do!)