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Children, Their Immunity, and Colostrum

A baby’s immune system is not yet fully developed even as they exit the womb and enter a world full...

Video • May 7, 2022 • 1 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Role of Essential Micronutrients in Children’s Diet Gaps

Vitamins and minerals are necessary for the proper functioning of the human body. In the 1700s, James Lind proved that...

Article • April 30, 2022 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Child and Adult: Comparing Immune Systems

Immunity and Survival Humans are social creatures, often eating for pleasure in group settings. While humans may love and appreciate...

Article • April 23, 2022 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Medicinal Herbs for Allergies

Millions of people worldwide struggle with food and environmental allergies, with one study reporting over 100 million Americans with allergies.1...

Podcast • September 3, 2021 • 25:01 min BookmarkBookmark

Vitamin E: Antioxidant Activity, Gene Expression, and Immune Support

Vitamins and minerals are essential for maintaining normal body system function and for providing protection from oxidative damage. Vitamin E...

Article • June 26, 2021 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

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Children, Their Immunity, and Colostrum

A baby’s immune system is not yet fully developed even as they exit the womb and enter a world full...

Video • May 7, 2022 • 1 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Role of Essential Micronutrients in Children’s Diet Gaps

Vitamins and minerals are necessary for the proper functioning of the human body. In the 1700s, James Lind proved that...

Article • April 30, 2022 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Child and Adult: Comparing Immune Systems

Immunity and Survival Humans are social creatures, often eating for pleasure in group settings. While humans may love and appreciate...

Article • April 23, 2022 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

An Herbal Approach to Inflammation

Dr. Marisa Marciano, ND, RH (AHG), discusses how herbs stand apart as concentrated, nutritional foods that have powerful effects within our bodies,...

Video • January 3, 2022 • 1:00:27 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Whole Food Advantage: Immune and Inflammation

David Hogsed, D.O.M., AP., in talking about polyphenols for inflammation and simplifying immune system support, addresses everything from vitamin C...

Video • December 3, 2021 • 1:02:04 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Role of the Endocannabinoid System in Immune Health

Dr. Slavko Komarnytsky dives into the relationship between the endocannabinoid system (ECS) and human health.

Video • November 15, 2021 • 41:02 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Medicinal Herbs for Allergies

Millions of people worldwide struggle with food and environmental allergies, with one study reporting over 100 million Americans with allergies.1...

Podcast • September 3, 2021 • 25:01 min BookmarkBookmark

Vitamin E: Antioxidant Activity, Gene Expression, and Immune Support

Vitamins and minerals are essential for maintaining normal body system function and for providing protection from oxidative damage. Vitamin E...

Article • June 26, 2021 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Nutrients for Joint Support

Joints are responsible for the movable intersection between bones. They form the connection between two bones and allow for bending,...

Article • June 19, 2021 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Best Herbs for Supporting the Nrf2 Response

Best Herbs for Supporting the Nrf2 Response Nuclear factor erythroid 2-related factor 2 (Nrf2) is a genetic transcription factor that...

Podcast • April 9, 2021 • 35:39 min BookmarkBookmark

The Role of Essential Micronutrients in Children’s Diet Gaps

Vitamins and minerals are necessary for the proper functioning of the human body. In the 1700s, James Lind proved that...

Article • April 30, 2022 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Child and Adult: Comparing Immune Systems

Immunity and Survival Humans are social creatures, often eating for pleasure in group settings. While humans may love and appreciate...

Article • April 23, 2022 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Vitamin E: Antioxidant Activity, Gene Expression, and Immune Support

Vitamins and minerals are essential for maintaining normal body system function and for providing protection from oxidative damage. Vitamin E...

Article • June 26, 2021 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Nutrients for Joint Support

Joints are responsible for the movable intersection between bones. They form the connection between two bones and allow for bending,...

Article • June 19, 2021 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Vitamin C: Antioxidant & Immune Support

Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is a readily available water-soluble vitamin found in many fruits and vegetables and...

Article • February 13, 2021 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

The Effects of Stress on the Immune System

Homeostasis is the state of maintaining one’s internal environment to be constant in the face of a changing environment.1 Stress...

Article • November 18, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Barley Grass for Inflammatory Balance

Many people are familiar with barley, an important cereal crop grown around the world. But many may not be as...

Article • October 31, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Vitamin D for Immune Health

Known for its link to sunshine, vitamin D is a micronutrient associated with a variety of vital functions in the...

Article • October 9, 2020 • 2 min read BookmarkBookmark

Zinc for Immune Health

The function and integrity of the immune system depends on multiple nutrients and can be adversely affected during states of...

Article • October 9, 2020 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Oxidative Stress and Muscle Function During Exercise

Exercise and heavy training in athletes can increase the production of reactive oxygen species (ROS). Antioxidants work to neutralize ROS,...

Article • September 5, 2020 • 3 min read BookmarkBookmark

Children, Their Immunity, and Colostrum

A baby’s immune system is not yet fully developed even as they exit the womb and enter a world full...

Video • May 7, 2022 • 1 min watch BookmarkBookmark

An Herbal Approach to Inflammation

Dr. Marisa Marciano, ND, RH (AHG), discusses how herbs stand apart as concentrated, nutritional foods that have powerful effects within our bodies,...

Video • January 3, 2022 • 1:00:27 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Whole Food Advantage: Immune and Inflammation

David Hogsed, D.O.M., AP., in talking about polyphenols for inflammation and simplifying immune system support, addresses everything from vitamin C...

Video • December 3, 2021 • 1:02:04 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Role of the Endocannabinoid System in Immune Health

Dr. Slavko Komarnytsky dives into the relationship between the endocannabinoid system (ECS) and human health.

Video • November 15, 2021 • 41:02 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Suppressing vs. Supporting Inflammation

Inflammation is a normal physiological process, and it is part of the immune response to protect the body from injury,...

Video • November 14, 2020 • 1:20 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Innate and Adaptive Immunity

Immunity is often challenged by the invasion of bacteria, viruses, fungi, and other pathogens. This requires the resources of the...

Video • October 17, 2020 • 1:25 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Role of Inflammation in Chronic Disease

Robert Martindale, MD, PhD, discusses the increased prevalence of chronic, inflammatory conditions such as diabetes, cancer, and heart disease that...

Video • June 11, 2020 • 4:36 min watch BookmarkBookmark

The Nervous System and Inflammation

Christopher Bump, DC, MS, DCBCN, IFMCP, explores neuroinflammation in the chiropractive practice from a nutritional and metabolic perspective. Topics...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 52:26 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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Practical Applications of Nutrient Support for Military Personnel – Part 1

Kate Burks, MS, RD, CSSD, LD, discusses concussion in military personnel, nutrients like omega-3s and vitamin D, musculoskeletal injury,...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 28:09 min watch BookmarkBookmark PREMIUM
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A New Clinical Paradigm: Resolving Inflammation, Not Blocking It

Robert Martindale, MD, PhD, discusses inflammation initiation and resolution in the context of human health. Specific topics include specialized...

Video • June 10, 2019 • 30:23 min watch BookmarkBookmark

Medicinal Herbs for Allergies

Millions of people worldwide struggle with food and environmental allergies, with one study reporting over 100 million Americans with allergies.1...

Podcast • September 3, 2021 • 25:01 min BookmarkBookmark

Best Herbs for Supporting the Nrf2 Response

Best Herbs for Supporting the Nrf2 Response Nuclear factor erythroid 2-related factor 2 (Nrf2) is a genetic transcription factor that...

Podcast • April 9, 2021 • 35:39 min BookmarkBookmark

Herbs for Healthy Skin

In this episode, naturopathic clinician Angela Hywood returns to the show to talk with host Sara Le Brun-Blashka, MS, to...

Podcast • November 6, 2020 • 35:17 min BookmarkBookmark

Cat’s Claw for Immunity and Recovery

Today we are talking about cat’s claw for immunity and recovery with naturopath and medical herbalist Berris Burgoyne, who joins...

Podcast • September 4, 2020 • 32:01 min BookmarkBookmark

Turmeric: Bioavailability, Clinical Applications, and Vast Health Benefits

Today we’re talking with Professor Kerry Bone about one of the most researched herbs in the world in terms of...

Podcast • June 5, 2020 • 51:35 min BookmarkBookmark

The Role of Herbs in Innate Immunity and the Inflammatory Response

Today we’re talking about the innate immune system, the inflammatory response, and the cytokine storm, particularly in the context of...

Podcast • May 1, 2020 • 44:21 min BookmarkBookmark

Resiliency – Supporting the Patient’s Ability to Recover Faster: Live at FCA’s The National | Episode 71

Christopher Bump, DC, MS, has used nutrition in his practice for his long time. In this podcast episode, the WholisticMatters...

Podcast • August 26, 2019 • 13:47 min BookmarkBookmark

Phytochemicals, Bitter Receptors, and Carbohydrate Processing | Episode 66

Slavko Komarnytsky, PhD, from the N.C. State University Plants for Human Health Institute, returns to the WholisticMatters podcast series with...

Podcast • August 16, 2019 • 23:02 min BookmarkBookmark

Pro-resolving Mediators and Underlying Inflammation | Episode 61

Jesmond Dalli, PhD, discusses addressing the underlying problems of inflammation at the 2019 Integrative Healthcare Symposium. “Because...

Podcast • June 1, 2019 • 23:40 min BookmarkBookmark

Inflammation and the Omega-3 Index | Episode 58

Dan Johnston, MD, MPH, talks about the broader issues of stress and inflammation, as well as the role played by omega-3 fatty acids.

Podcast • April 9, 2019 • 22:28 min BookmarkBookmark

Botanicals for Inflammation

Inflammation is a natural, self-limiting function of the body that is capable of resolving itself in healthy situations. Unresolved, ongoing,...

Download • March 20, 2021 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Preventing and Managing Inflammation Through Nutrition

Chances are that, at one time in your life, you’ve experienced the effects that inflammation can have on the body.

Download • March 12, 2019 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

Inflammation Induced Chronic Fatiguing Illnesses: A Steady March Towards Understanding Mechanisms

This peer-reviewed paper outlines Chronic Inflammatory Response Syndrome, an evidence‐based model of assessment and treatment of chronic fatigue.

Download • October 1, 2017 • 1 min read BookmarkBookmark

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