FX Medicine

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The Forgotten Organ: Adrenals

In this interview, Dr Mark Donohoe expertly describes what happens to the adrenal glands when we undergo various types of stress. His comprehensive knowledge of adrenal structure and function brings new insights into this often misunderstood organ. In doing so, Dr Donohoe is able to draw a framework for assessment and treatment that will be helpful to all health care practitioners.

Oct 03, 14

Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease: New Insights into the NAFLD Epidemic with Dr Bob Buist

Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) is the most common form of liver disease in Australia. There is increasing evidence for considering NAFLD as part of metabolic syndrome including obesity, hyperinsulinaemia, insulin resistance, hypertriglyceridaemia and hypertension.

Sep 25, 14

Integrative Cardiology: Dyslipidemia and Hypertension

In this interview, world renowned cardioloist Dr Mark Houston discusses his advanced understanding of the real causes of hypertension, lipid disorders and explores the treatment and nutritional therapies that he uses in his practice that make measurable improvements in his patients.

Sep 20, 14

A Revolution in the Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease

Statistics show that approximately 50% of patients continue to have CHD or myocardial infarction (MI) despite “normal” levels of these five risk factors as traditionally defined. Find out how heart disease is approached by an integrative cardiologist.

Aug 25, 14

Integrative Pieces of the Depression Puzzle with Dr Jerome Sarris

Depression is a common condition, affecting more than one million Australians each year. When it takes hold, it can be a debilitating illness that robs people of their ability to experience joy, meaning or motivation. Instead, sadness and anxiety can take over.

Jul 23, 14