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Ep 543mThe Perfect Diet? Is There Such a Thing?Are you in search of the perfect diet? But confused over which one is right for you? There are many trendy diets that promise quick and easy weight loss. But many don't work because they are not realistic and not sustainable for the long haul. In this episode, Dr. Nandi and guests discuss how we need to change our thinking. And look at food not as the problem, but as the solution. Also, three guests share tips on how they lost weight and kept it off. Plus, Dr. Nandi discusses the emotional fact
Ep 1643mAlternative TherapiesWhen we're ill, one of our first instincts is to find a doctor and seek out a prescription to solve the problem. But what if there are other methods of healing the body that do not require medication? In this episode, Dr. Nandi and experts discuss alternatives to western medicine which includes exploring musical and sound therapy, nutritional response testing and animal therapy.
Ep 1943mColon Cancer: How to Stop a KillerCancers of the colon and rectum are the third most common cancer diagnosed in men and women and the second leading cause of cancer death in the US. Yet, 1 in 3 adults aged 50-75 are not up to date with recommended screening and many dread getting checked. That's why in this episode, Dr. Partha Nandi, MD undergoes a colonoscopy to show how easy it is to do and how it can save your life. He's also joined by a survivor who shares how she was diagnosed twice with colon cancer and how it affected
Ep 2043mSleep DisordersFor millions of us, sleep is becoming a luxury rather than a necessity. The average American needs seven to nine hours of sleep a night to function at peak levels. However, too many are getting just over 6 hours of shut-eye. Research shows people who don't sleep properly are 20% more likely to die in 20 years and have a 5 times higher risk of developing depression. In this episode, hear how daydreaming turned into a nightmare as a young man battled narcolepsy. Plus, a woman tries Hypno-trauma