July 10th, 2020 | 1 hr 1 min
brad dieter, carbohydrate metabolism, diabetes, diet, health, insulin resistance, molecular biology, obesity, physiology
In his words, Dr Brad Dieter’s goal is to use analytics, data science, and a deep understanding of scientific principles to help solve advanced problems. With a background in exercise physiology, molecular biology and biostatistics, Brad proves an excellent guest, as he and Nathan cover the natural history of diabetes and screening tests to assess insulin resistance, to diet debates and the development of obesity – Is it simply a matter of calories in versus calories out? You will have to listen to find out!
November 21st, 2019 | 1 hr 1 min
functional medicine, gene testing, genes, health, lifestyle, metagenics, nathan rose, natural health, obesity, personalised medicine, phenotypes, snps, tommy wood
Professor Tommy Wood explains the effects of specific single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) on an individual’s health outcomes. From his analysis of what has been presented in the literature and widely accepted in functional medicine circles, Tommy discusses the relevance of SNP testing and highlights the difference between “relative risk” and “personal risk” whilst expanding on additional factors that should take precedence when treating a patient.
January 11th, 2019 | 53 mins 32 secs
carbohydrate insulin, diet, healthcare, hypotheses, low carb, low fat, metabolic, microbiome, obesity, patient, science, stigma, treatment, weight, weight loss
Dr Scott Kahan is the Director of the National Center for Weight and Wellness. A researcher, author, lecturer and experienced physician, he specialises in treating obesity. Dr Kahan balances the latest scientific approaches to treating obesity, with his passion for implementing behavioural changes.