Nathan is a Naturopath and the Clinical Education Manager at Metagenics, where he plays a central role in the development of seminars and educational programs. He has a passion for following the latest scientific research and synthesising this into clinically meaningful information and tools for Practitioners. Nathan and his team are dedicated to critically evaluating new developments in Functional Medicine as a measure of ensuring that field progresses in a pragmatic direction.
Nathan is also the host of Metagenics Clinical Podcast where he interviews world-leading clinicians and researchers, bring cutting-edge information to Natural Healthcare Practitioners. The podcast allows Nathan to be in touch with advances of key areas of Functional Medicine such as microbiome science, biotoxin illness, nutrigenomics and immunology.
Nathan is a well know speaker on natural medicine, delivering education at major events throughout Australia and New Zealand. The combination of many years of clinical Naturopathic experience and a focus on evidence-based practice makes Nathan’s presentations highly relevant and informative.
February 22nd, 2022 | 1 hr 7 mins
dr alexander lehn, fnd, functional neurological disorders, mater hospital, pa hospital
In this episode, Nathan speaks with Neurologist, Dr Alexander Lehn about functional neurological disorders (FND). Dr Alexander Lehn heads the movement disorder service at PA Hospital and together with Dr Sarah Olson runs the deep brain stimulation service at PA Hospital and Mater Hospital in Brisbane, Queensland.
February 1st, 2022 | 56 mins 55 secs
chronic pain, dr howard schubiner, mind body medicine program, mind body syndrome, tension myositis syndrome, unlearn your pain
Dr Howard Schubiner is board-certified in paediatrics, adolescent medicine, and internal medicine.
Importantly, Dr Schubiner is the founder and director of the Mind Body Medicine Program at Providence Hospital. This program uses the most current research methodologies to treat individuals who suffer from the Mind Body Syndrome (MBS) or Tension Myositis Syndrome (TMS) as described by Dr John Sarno.
Tune into this episode to hear more about this program and its potential to resolve chronic pain.
January 11th, 2022 | 55 mins 55 secs
ashok gupta, brain retraining, gupta program, long covid
In this episode, Nathan speaks to Ashok, founder of Gupta Program Brain Retraining™ about the potential of this program for the treatment of long COVID. Listen in to hear Gupta’s hypothesis and why brain retraining may be a useful option for those experiencing long COVID.
November 30th, 2021 | 1 hr 9 mins
author, bacteriophages, gut microbiota, hmos, human milk oligosaccarides, kristina campbell, microbiome, postbiotics, science writer, the well-fed microbiome cookbook
In this episode, Nathan speaks with Kristina about the latest research in microbiome science, covering topics such as the small intestinal microbiome, postbiotics, human milk oligosaccharides (HMOs) and the potential therapeutic application of bacteriophages.
November 10th, 2021 | 1 hr 8 mins
health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, martin gibala, mcmaster university, metagenics, nathan rose
Have you ever wondered what interval training constitutes? In this episode, Professor Martin Gibala provides valuable commentary on this form of exercise, including lessons learned from research and its impact on health and wellbeing.
October 19th, 2021 | 57 mins 23 secs
dr datis kharrazian, health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, kharrazian institute, metagenics, nathan rose
In this episode, Dr. Kharrazian shares his clinical wisdom regarding the management of gastrointestinal health. The conversation ranges from the role of traumatic brain injury in digestive disorders to his approach to assessing and treating gut conditions. This makes for highly valuable content for healthcare professionals, especially those practicing functional medicine.
September 29th, 2021 | 1 hr 8 mins
health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, naturopath, rachel arthur
Celebrating her 100th episode of Update in Under 30 and welcomed back to the Metagenics Institute Podcast by popular demand – it’s quite the month for Rachel Arthur! In this episode, the Naturopath and diagnostics aficionado shares her exceptional understanding of iron studies.
September 14th, 2021 | 1 hr 6 mins
dr randy seeley, health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, university of michigan
In this episode, Dr. Randy Seeley joins Nathan to discuss the latest scientific research regarding weight management – and it’s absolutely fascinating. While treatment of overweight and obesity has traditionally focused on energy balance and glucose regulation, the future of weight management may actually lie in the gut. Seeley unpacks valuable lessons learned from bariatric surgery, explaining how leveraging the gut may serve as an important therapeutic opportunity.
COVID-19 Related Health Behaviours – How Evolution and Culture Influence Our Choices with Professor Ron Fischer
August 31st, 2021 | 1 hr 18 mins
health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, professor ronald fischer
In this episode Nathan dips his toes into the field of psychology, speaking with Professor Ron Fischer about evolutionary psychology, parasite stress theory, and how cultural norms and attitudes influence health behaviours, specifically with regards to the COVID-19 pandemic.
August 10th, 2021 | 56 mins 32 secs
health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, professor elisabet stener-victorin
In this episode, Professor Elisabet Stener-Victorin from Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, shares understandings regarding the aetiology of polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS) according to the latest research. As a researcher, Elisabet and her team hope to uncover underlying causes of the disease, with the aim of finding better treatments in future. Interestingly, 20 genetic variations have been identified as well as links between androgen exposure in foetal life and epigenetic changes. Tune in to hear more from Professor Stener-Victorin.
July 20th, 2021 | 1 hr 3 mins
health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, newcastle magnetic resonance centre, prof roy taylor
Professor Roy Taylor is the Director of Newcastle Magnetic Resonance Centre and an honorary consultant Physician. He specialises in the application of magnetic resonance spectroscopy to clinical medicine, metabolic research in diabetes, as well as teaching in diabetes and obstetric medicine and much more. Professor Taylor is also the author of books Life Without Diabetes and Your Simple Guide to Reversing Type 2 Diabetes. In this episode, Nathan talks to Roy about the significance of muscle insulin sensitivity, your personal fat threshold, GLP-agonists and most importantly, how caloric restriction can reverse diabetes. Professor Taylor’s passion for the topic is palpable and makes for a great podcast!
June 29th, 2021 | 1 hr 2 mins
dr taylor krick, health and wellbeing podcast, health podcast, metagenics, nathan rose, washington wellness centre
Dr Taylor Krick is a Chiropractor and Functional Medicine Practitioner practicing from the Washington Wellness Centre in Washington, Illinois. He has a special interest in educating people to help take control of their health, and in this episode, he and Nathan discuss the use of transcutaneous vagal nerve stimulation (tVNS) to aid healing. Dr Krick provides a lesson on the vagal nerve as well as the use of tVNS in practice, including who may be suited to this method of therapy and specific information regarding the use of devices. Tune in to learn how to improve your or your patients’ vagal tone for optimal health and wellbeing.