Posts Tagged "nutrition"

Is nutritional psychiatry the future of mental health treatments?

Posted on Sep 18, 2019 in Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have a lot to say about this article on theMarch 4, 2019 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Mental health problems are notoriously tricky to treat, with many sufferers reporting that they’ve gone through several different psychiatrists and medications before striking on something that manages their condition to at least some degree. However, it’s starting to look like seeing a conventional psychiatrist for mental health problems might be a bit like going to a cardiologist for a skin condition; an emerging specialty, nutritional...

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How much does your doctor actually know about nutrition?

Posted on Jul 26, 2018 in Health & Wellness

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the April 30, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show April 30, 2018, American Heart Association Students from Brown University’s medical school take part in the Food + Health course at Johnson & Wales University in Providence, Rhode Island. Credit: courtesy of Johnson & Wales University Eat more fresh fruits and vegetables. Cut down on sweets and processed foods. Increase consumption of fish, nuts and legumes. This rudimentary advice has been dished out to the public for decades, yet soaring rates of diabetes, obesity,...

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Four major mineral deficiencies, their symptoms, and how to overcome them

Posted on Feb 27, 2018 in Environment, Health & Wellness, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the October 16, 2017 Medical Rewind Show  You may think that in a society where food is abundant and starvation is relatively rare, that nutrient deficiencies would be a non-issue. However, in many parts of the world, including North America, nutrient deficiencies are extremely common and are often responsible for many of the symptoms and diseases people are facing today. So how do these deficiencies occur in a world that has plenty of food to go around? Turns out, there are a lot of intertwining factors. Why...

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Fat No Longer the Focus of New U.S. Dietary Guidelines

Posted on Aug 20, 2015 in Chronic Disease

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 29th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** Nutrition experts endorse decision to drop restrictions, focus on quality of food instead. FRIDAY, June 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Nutrition experts are hailing a federal decision to drop recommended restrictions on total fat consumption in the forthcoming 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans. Over the past decade, research has shown that a diet rich in healthy fats can be better for people, particularly if those fats help offset...

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Medical Rewind – June 29th

Posted on Aug 17, 2015 in Uncategorized

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. 1st up for RSB & Dr. Buttar is actually a promising study out of Tufts University which happily challenges Michelle Obama’s calorie counting philosophy toward beating obesity, as nutrition experts proclaim “research has shown that a diet rich in healthy fats can be better for people, particularly if those fats help offset consumption of foods containing high levels of salt, sugar and refined grains”.   RSB & Dr. Buttar will give their...

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