Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Healthy Medicine #107: Pediatric Care

Dr Zieve talks with Dr Scott Shannon of the Wholeness Center about nutrition and psychiatric health in young people.

Integrative child and adolescent psychiatrist Scott Shannon MD is the founder of the Wholeness Center in Ft Collins CO and author of "Please Donít Label My Child" (Rodale Press, 2007). He is the current president of the American Board of Integrative Holistic Medicine. Read more at

Healthy Medicine #106: Surviving and Thriving with Cancer

Dr Zieve interviews Glenn Sabin, who contracted leukemia while still in his 20s and took a proactive, integrative and remarkably successful approach to living with it.

Media and branding expert Glenn Sabin is a 20-year cancer ìthriverî who created a comprehensive, integrative oncology approach to managing his diseaseóa protocol he closely follows today. A staunch proponent and leader in the area of integrative medicine, Glenn is a board member of the Society for Integrative Oncology and has a special interest in evidence-based integrative cancer care. Read more at

Healthy Medicine #105: Natural Products and Cancer Research

Dr Zieve talks with Dr John Boik of New Earth Biomed on the challenges of undertaking cancer research outside the standard pharmaceutical approach, and what he's learning about how botanical compounds can work together to fight cancer.

John Boik PhD is a VIGRE postdoctoral fellow in the Department of Statistics at Stanford University. He has a Masters in Oriental Medicine from Oregon College of Oriental Medicine in Portland, moving on to a PhD in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Texas Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Houston, focusing on Biomathematics and Biostatistics. He subsequently worked in the Pharmaceutical Development Center of the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Read more at

Healthy Medicine #104: Sleep Apnea

Dr Zieve discusses this common sleep disorder, its symptoms, dangers and treatment options with Dr Carolyn Dean and chiropracter Dr Scot Bennick.

Carolyn Dean MD ND is a clinical internist and contributor to Natural News ( Scot Bennick DC is a chiropratic practitioner in Sedona AZ and developer of No-Snore Therapy, a safe, non-invasive, and natural treatment for sleep apnea.

Healthy Medicine #103: Chemicals for Dinner

Dr Zieve talks with nutritionist Kristin Wartman about industrial vs. 'real' food and the intrusion of industrial chemicals in our diet, leading to a vast range of disorders, especially ADHD.

Food writer Kristin Wartman earned a Masters in Literature from UC Santa Cruz and is a Certified Nutrition Educator. She focuses on the intersections of food, health, politics, and culture, and is a regular contributor to The Huffington Post. Read more at

Healthy Medicine #102: Healthy Homes

Dr Zieve discusses how to make and keep our home environments healthy with environmental consultant Bruce Rundlett of Bio-Home Solutions.

Bruce Rundlett BBEC is an IBE Certified Building Biology Environmental Consultant serving the Southwest. Read more at

Healthy Medicine #101: A New Kind of Money

Dr Zieve explores new ways to store and trade value with Dr Edgar Cahn of Timebanks USA, who is working to create a new kind of money that values people's time and social involvement.

Dr. Edgar S. Cahn is the creator of Time Dollars and the founder of TimeBanks USA, as well as the co-founder of the National Legal Services Program and the Antioch School of Law (now the David A. Clarke School of Law). He is the author of "No More Throw Away People: The Co-Production Imperative," "Time Dollars" (co-author Jonathan Rowe, Rodale Press, 1992), "Our Brotherís Keeper: The Indian in White America," (1972) and "Hunger USA." Read more at

Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Healthy Medicine #100: Homeopathy -- How it Works

Dr Zieve talks with homeopath Donna Lozito about cases and mechanisms in homeopathy, the differences between the classical and complex approaches, as well as her practice with animal communication.

Donna Lozito CCH is a Holistic Consultant specializing in Homeopathic Medicine and Animal Communication. After completing her certification program at the School of Homeopathy New York, she traveled to India to study with Frederick Schroyens & Farouk Master. She has been featured in The New York Times, Good Day New York, Sally Jessie Raphael and many domestic and international radio shows. Read more at or