FX Medicine

Home of integrative and complementary medicine

metabolic-syndrome

Jul 21, 20
0 comments

When reviewing the potential impact of sugar intake on female reproductive health, factors to be considered include the various body systems, organs and tissues involved in (either or both) glucose metabolism and reproductive function, and the bidirectional functional relationships between many of them (covered in Part 1). Following on from these interconnections, how sugar can impact these body systems, organs and tissues, both individually and via their functional interconnection, and the clinical relevance of these effects also needs to be considered. This will be covered in Part 2.

georgia.marrion's picture

Cardiometabolic Syndrome: Part 2 with Dr Bradley McEwen

Oct 24, 18
0 comments

In Part 2, Brad and Andrew dive into the key evidence-based interventions for cardiometabolic syndrome. 

Bradley_McEwen's picture
Oct 22, 18
0 comments

Childhood obesity is a serious health issue and an early risk factor for obesity in adulthood, leading to morbidity and mortality. The odds ratio of obese toddlers is 1.3 for becoming obese adults, but increases to 17.5 in adolescents. Those who remain obese in adulthood are prone to a cluster of diseases and disorders called metabolic syndrome (MetSy).[1] Worldwide, this syndrome is present in 20-25% of the population, while in Australia it is estimated to affect 1 in 3 adults.

Melissa_Peterson's picture

Cadiometabolic Syndrome: Part 1 with Dr Bradley McEwen

Oct 11, 18
0 comments

Cardiometabolic syndrome(s) account for more deaths in Australia than any other single disease. In today's podcast we're joined by Dr Bradley McEwen to tap into his expertise on this topic. 

Bradley_McEwen's picture
Oct 05, 18
0 comments

Prolonged periods of stress are putting Australians at risk of hypocortisolism and therefore at risk of a number of health conditions, one such condition being osteoporosis.

stephanie_berglin's picture

Movement is Medicine for PCOS with Professor Nigel Stepto

Jul 11, 18
0 comments

As a clinician and researcher, Professor Nigel Stepto is an expert in the area of exercise and polycystic ovarian syndrome. Today he shares his expertise on movement as medicine for PCOS.

FXMedicine's picture

Benefits of Acupuncture in PCOS with Dr Carolyn Ee

Jul 04, 18
0 comments

Being pigeonholed typically as an intervention we think of for chronic pain, acupuncture can often be overlooked as a therapeutic option in complex metabolic disease

FXMedicine's picture

How Sugar Disables Immunity with Amie Skilton

May 02, 18
0 comments

In today's podcast we're joined by Amie Skilton who takes us through how, at a cellular level, sugar is compromising our immune resilience.

Amie_Skilton's picture

Pages