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Mark Houston, MD, MS, FAHA, FASH, DABC; Internist & Cardiovascular Specialist; Director, Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology HDL cholesterol plays vital roles in lipid biology and coronary heart disease pathophysiology. The main function of HDL is to scavenge for and carry LDL cholesterol away from the arteries and back to the liver, for redistribution, metabolism, and excretion. A high HDL measurement was previously thought to represent high reverse cholesterol transport, conferring heart-protective benefits for patients. But newer research indicates a…

Mark Houston, MD, MS, FAHA, FASH, DABC; Internist & Cardiovascular Specialist; Director, Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology HDL cholesterol plays vital roles in lipid biology and coronary heart disease pathophysiology. The main function…

Mark Houston, MD, MS, FAHA, FASH, DABC; Internist & Cardiovascular Specialist; Director, Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology Heart disease is the #1 cause of death in the US. Yet in recent years, there have been misleading and even inaccurate reports on the role of omega-3 fatty acids in primary and secondary prevention of coronary heart disease and outcomes. In this MAPS talk, Mark Houston, MD, MS, FAHA, FASH, DABC shares insights on recent, major publications in this area of research…

Mark Houston, MD, MS, FAHA, FASH, DABC; Internist & Cardiovascular Specialist; Director, Hypertension Institute and Vascular Biology Heart disease is the #1 cause of death in the US. Yet in recent years, there…

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Sara Gottfried, MD; Myles Spar, MD, MPH; Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH Anxiety can be debilitating. In this revealing documentary, patients share their personal struggles with anxiety, their experience with conventional medicine treatment approaches, and how working with healthcare practitioners that utilized personalized lifestyle medicine offered evidence-based alternatives to address the root causes of their condition. We hear from personalized lifestyle medicine practitioners Sara Gottfried, MD, Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH, and Myles Spar, MD, MPH on anxiety’s connection to diet and…

Sara Gottfried, MD; Myles Spar, MD, MPH; Filomena Trindade, MD, MPH Anxiety can be debilitating. In this revealing documentary, patients share their personal struggles with anxiety, their experience with conventional medicine treatment approaches,…

Robert Silverman, DC, MS, CNS, CCN; Clinical Director/Owner, Westchester Integrative Health Dr. Silverman discusses what electrolytes are and how they function in the body. Specifically, he answers these fundamental questions: Why are electrolytes vital in sports drinks, and what other nutritional bioactives should be included? How are electrolytes valuable in the body’s metabolic detoxification processes? How do electrolytes help to alleviate the ketogenic flu? Finally, Dr. Silverman explores the role of electrolytes in brain health and answers some of the…

Robert Silverman, DC, MS, CNS, CCN; Clinical Director/Owner, Westchester Integrative Health Dr. Silverman discusses what electrolytes are and how they function in the body. Specifically, he answers these fundamental questions: Why are electrolytes…

Erik Lundquist, MD; Family Physician; Medical Director/Owner, Temecula Center for Integrative Medicine In this talk, Erik Lundquist, MD explores chronic inflammatory response syndrome (CIRS), which is gaining traction among both integrative and traditional practitioners as we learn more about how mold and other biotoxins can impact our health. Home-building efficiencies over the past few decades have created an environment conducive to increased mold exposure. Additionally, one in four Americans have a genetic makeup in which their bodies won’t mount an…

Erik Lundquist, MD; Family Physician; Medical Director/Owner, Temecula Center for Integrative Medicine In this talk, Erik Lundquist, MD explores chronic inflammatory response syndrome (CIRS), which is gaining traction among both integrative and traditional…

Deanna Minich, PhD, CNS, FACN, IFMCP; Nutrition Educator and Author In this combination of seven short video clips Dr. Deanna Minich explains how to use the spectrum quiz as a tool to help identify the system imbalances a patient may have, in order to better guide patients in the appropriate food and lifestyle choices that best fit their personalized needs. Dr. Minich examines each color, teaching the benefits and importance of eating an array of colors while also taking a…

Deanna Minich, PhD, CNS, FACN, IFMCP; Nutrition Educator and Author In this combination of seven short video clips Dr. Deanna Minich explains how to use the spectrum quiz as a tool to help…

Cory Rice, DO; Internal Medicine Physician; Owner, Modern Medicine (Dallas, Forney) Dr. Rice says, “You can’t have an entity determining your financial worth and value that doesn’t understand what you are doing.” In this talk Dr. Rice explains how he was previously fully dependent on insurance reimbursement to sustain his medical practice and his businesses. He then shares his journey transitioning his two full-time and one satellite practices into a cash model. Dr. Rice provides clear steps to start increasing…

Cory Rice, DO; Internal Medicine Physician; Owner, Modern Medicine (Dallas, Forney) Dr. Rice says, “You can’t have an entity determining your financial worth and value that doesn’t understand what you are doing.” In…

Daniel Kalish, DC; Founder, Kalish Institute It’s a central question that clinicians face with almost every Functional Medicine case involving the digestive tract: If a pathogen is present along with gut dysbiosis, do we try to eliminate the pathogen or work to reestablish healthy gut microbes? Daniel Kalish, DC provides clarity by first dividing normal, commensal bacteria into three simple groupings and then demonstrating how to rebuild a healthy gut microbiota environment, with a targeted nutritional approach over a 60-day period,…

Daniel Kalish, DC; Founder, Kalish Institute It’s a central question that clinicians face with almost every Functional Medicine case involving the digestive tract: If a pathogen is present along with gut dysbiosis, do we…

Karima Hirani, MD, MPH; Family Physician Hirani Wellness Medical Center There is no medical model for treating the growing epidemic of chronic Lyme disease in the US. Rather than relying on antibiotics, which are not effective for all patients with Lyme disease, Karima Hirani, MD, MPH treats patients with a more comprehensive, personalized approach by looking at diet, hormones, viral and bacterial infections, and environmental toxins, among other factors. In “Lyme Disease: The Biomedical Approach,” Dr. Hirani shares her holistic…

Karima Hirani, MD, MPH; Family Physician Hirani Wellness Medical Center There is no medical model for treating the growing epidemic of chronic Lyme disease in the US. Rather than relying on antibiotics, which…

Mark Hyman, MD; Family Physician; Author; Founder, The UltraWellness Center; Director, Cleveland Clinic Institute for Functional Medicine Dr. Hyman discusses his experience with a patient 20 years ago that completely changed the way he treats patients with dementia. In this talk Dr. Hyman explains how to approach this cognitive condition in a more holistic and systematic way utilizing the Functional Medicine paradigm and principles. Watch the full MAPS Talk: View Now

Mark Hyman, MD; Family Physician; Author; Founder, The UltraWellness Center; Director, Cleveland Clinic Institute for Functional Medicine Dr. Hyman discusses his experience with a patient 20 years ago that completely changed the way he…

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