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Guest of Michael Rivero
6 February 2013
A4M President Dr. Ronald Klatz is guest on whatreallyhappened.com – a leading alternative media resource on the Internet with 3 million subscribers and listeners.
The Quest to End Aging in 2013.In this insightful interview, Dr. Klatz outlines the A4M’s goals in establishing a scientific protocol to intervene in human aging – thereby extending lifespan, healthspan, and youthspan. Pointing out that “there is no magical anti-aging fountain of youth,” Mr. Rivero reveals global demographic trends for which Dr. Klatz envisions the dramatic and positive effects of scientific life extension.
19 March 2012
Michael Rivero is founder and webmaster of www.whatreallyhappened.com, a leading alternative media resource on the Internet. An engineer with the US National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for eighteen years, Mr. Rivero applies a scientific approach to the news, exposing disinformation and enlightening hidden facts.
The Lost Principle of Truth in Reporting.One year post-Fukushima, Mr. Rivero and show host Dr. Klatz ask if the mistakes precipitating the nuclear disaster, and their impact on human health, have imparted any lasting lessons. Against a backdrop cataloging the de-evolution of journalistic integrity, Dr. Klatz and Michael Rivero discuss the future of alternative energy development. Tune in and learn how – and why – you need to be an independent thinker.
Dr. Noam Chomsky
7 October 2011
Dr. Noam Chomsky is professor of Linguistics at MIT – the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Dr. Chomsky is a prolific writer who has authored a number of definitive works in the field of Linguistics. A noted opinion-leader in the world of philosophy and politics, Dr. Chomsky is the author of the book titled “Hedgemony or Survival: America’s Quest for Global Dominance” – in which he offers a provocative assessment of American foreign policy.
Individual Healthcare Freedoms in PerilDr. Chomsky has been asked to explain the puzzling how and why of America’s collapse of Constitutional freedoms, and the rise of global militarization.
Emil K. Schandl, MS., Ph.D.
27 March 2011
A Clinical Biochemist with a Ph.D. in Molecular Genetics from Florida State University, Dr. Emil K. Schandl, MS., Ph.D., FACB, SC(ASCP), CC(NRCC), LNC, serves as Clinical Laboratory Director (FL, NY, CA, etc.) for American Metabolic Laboratories, and Metabolic Research in South Florida. He also is an Oncobiologist and Nutrition Consultant practicing in Hollywood, FL.
Biomedical Technologies for Early Cancer DetectionThe US Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) reports that cancer is the second leading cause of death in the United States, claiming the lives of more than half a million Americans every year. Dr. Emil K. Schandl presents a novel diagnostic tool to facilitate early cancer detection, known as The CA Profile. Dr. Schandl emphasizes the key objective of keeping the body’s cells oxygenated, and shares tips for an anti-aging regimen of exercise, detoxification, nutrition and dietary supplementation.
Kirby Hotchner, DO
13 March 2011
Graduating with distinction from Des Moines University, Dr. Kirby Hotchner, DO has over 30 years of clinical experience in holistic medicine. As an educator, he taught in the Department of Family Medicine at Des Moines University from 1982 to 1990, and at Nova Southeastern University from 1990 to 1998. Since then, Dr. Hotchner has been in full time private practice in Miami, Florida. At his practice, he combines the best of traditional medicine with natural therapies including osteopathic manipulation, herbs, diet, nutrition, homeopathy and energy medicine. A Reiki Master and an Ordained Minister, Dr. Hotchner’s professional emphasis is on empowering people how to restore wholeness in all areas of their life.
Traditional Medicine Meets Holistic Therapies: Whole-Body Approaches to Promote Well-Being
Introducing the philosophy and history of holistic medicine, Dr. Hotchner presents the principles of whole-body approaches to wellness and longevity. Focusing on the area of energy medicine and explaining the concept of the “human biofield,” he shares case studies that exemplify the powerful role that energy disturbances may play in underlying disease. Learn Dr. Hotchner’s natural, non-drug approaches to reduce biological age.
Nick Delgado, PhD
27 February 2011
Dr. Nick Delgado, PhD is a graduate of the University of Southern California, and has previously served as Director of the Nathan Pritikin Better Health Program. Motivated by his personal lifestyle-induced illnesses (obesity, hypertension and a frightening mini-stroke at age 23), Dr. Delgado has devoted his professional focus to nutrition and fitness studies.
Pioneering Nutritional Approaches to Diabetes & Obesity
Introducing the history of non-drug interventions that effectively counter diabetes, Dr. Nick Delgado explains key disease risk factors and how they may be managed naturally. With a primary focus on the role of fats in precipitating negative insulin changes, he explains the direct relationship between diabetes and obesity, and the quantity and quality of life. Dr. Delgado also outlines the role of hormones in diseases, and their effects in obesity, Metabolic Syndrome (pre-diabetes), and diabetes.
Joseph C. Maroon, MD
13 February 2011
Dr. Joseph C. Maroon, MD is a board certified Professor and Vice Chairman of Neurological Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the Heindl Scholar in Neuroscience. With more than 250 published scientific papers, Dr. Maroon’s clinical and research interests have been in the areas of the development of minimally invasive surgical procedures to the brain and spine, the prevention and treatment of traumatic injuries to the central nervous system, innovative approaches to pituitary and other brain tumors and more recently complimentary approaches to inflammatory diseases associated with aging.
Cognitive Enhancement & The Aging Population: Senior Moments or Symptoms of Cognitive Decline?
Establishing the exponentially rising incidence of Alzheimer’s Disease, Dr. Joseph C. Maroon reveals four key factors – nutrients, exercise, environment, and emotional health – that profoundly affect memory, thinking, and behavior. Reviewing the latest data and findings in brain research, Dr. Maroon shares insights that help to promote longevity and cognitive health: learn his favorite vitamins to extend vitality and enhance quality of life.
Chris D. Meletis, ND
30 January 2011
Dr. Chris D. Meletis, ND is an educator, international author and lecturer. He serves as the executive director for The Institute for Healthy Aging. His personal mission is “Changing America’'s Health One Person at a Time.” He believes that when people become educated about their body, that is the moment when true change and wellness begins.
Top Nutritional Advancements for Health & Longevity
With a proactive approach to preventative medicine, Dr. Meletis explains the intricate relationship between nutrients and disease. He introduces the field of Naturopathy and the key principles that naturopathic physicians embrace. Dr. Meletis reviews the science documenting the preventative health benefits of Vitamin D, Iodine, Vitamin E, Hyaluronic Acid, Resveratrol, Curcumin, Garlic, and Omega 3s.
Mayer Eisenstein, M.D., J.D., MPH
16 January 2011
Dr. Mayer Eisenstein, M.D., J.D. , MPH, is a graduate of the University of Illinois Medical School, the Medical College of Wisconsin School of Public Health, and the John Marshall Law School. In his 37 years in medicine, he and his practice have cared for over 75,000, children, parents, and grandparents. Dr. Eisenstein is the founder and Medical Director of the Homefirst Health Services. Dr. Eisenstein's "Metabolic Syndrome and Weight Loss Clinic" has helped hundreds of patients lose more than 7 tons collectively, in less than 5 months.
New Medical Technologies to Help Conquer Obesity, Diabetes, and Metabolic Syndrome
Dr. Eisenstein shares his personal weight loss regimen, which has helped him drop 115-plus excess pounds while retaining muscle mass. Exploring the science of the HCG (human chorionic gonadotropin) protocol, Dr. Eisenstein shares case studies demonstrating that this weight management innovation not only sheds fat, but helps to improve markers of diabetes and Metabolic Syndrome.
Robert Goldman, M.D., Ph.D., D.O., FAASP
2 January 2011
Dr. Robert Goldman, M.D., Ph.D., D.O., FAASP, is physician co-founder and Chairman of the Board of the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine (A4M; www.worldhealth.net) and Chairman of the World Anti-Aging Academy of Medicine (WAAAM; www.waaam.org). Dr. Goldman serves as Chairman of the International Medical Commission overseeing sports medicine committees in over 184 nations. He also is President Emeritis of the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM; www.nasm.org).
Maximizing Health and Vitality: Breakthroughs in Advanced Preventative Medicine
Highlighting the basic foundations of anti-aging medicine, Dr. Robert Goldman shares insightful predictions and projections regarding the future of healthcare. He presents fitness and dietary tips to help us to extend our productive healthspans. Dr. Goldman reviews anti-aging medical breakthroughs that signal the arrival of a new model of advanced preventative medicine that enables us to maximize health and vitality.
Professor Brian Peskin
19 December 2010
Professor Brian Peskin is a world-leading scientist specializing in parent essential fatty acids (EFAs) and their direct relationship to both cancer and cardiovascular disease, prevention, and treatment. The basis for Professor Peskin’s work is based strictly on state-of-the-art science. His current emphasis is on the dangers of fish oil supplements
Fish Oil Supplements: Fact or Fallacy?
Professor Peskin enlightens listeners on the role of nutritional status in the degenerative diseases of aging. Exploring the science of parent essential fatty acids (EFAs), Prof. Peskin presents data suggesting the deficits of fish oil supplementation. He also alerts listeners to the hazards of the Western diet and the widespread adulteration of food.
Dipnarine Maharaj, M.D.
5 December 2010
Dr. Dipnarine Maharaj, MD is the founder and Medical Director of the South Florida Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant Institute, one of the few completely outpatient bone marrow/stem cell transplant facilities in the United States. He was also involved in the establishment of bone marrow/ stem cell transplant programs at the University of Miami and for other communities in Florida. He has been involved with clinical research studies using stem cells in the areas of cardiac regeneration, neurodegenerative diseases, and cancer treatments.
The Rejuvenative Potential of Stem Cell Therapy
Explaining the basics about stem cells and the historical origins of stem cell therapies, Dr. Maharaj presents the array of medical conditions for stem cell therapeutics may be applicable. He also shares natural ways in which we can boost our own stem cells.
James Stoxen, D.C.
21 November 2010
Dr. James Stoxen, D.C., owns and operates Team Doctors Chiropractic Treatment and Training Center. Team Doctors is one of the first care centers in the world to combine chiropractic care, therapy, active rehabilitation and strength training for world class athletes in a private rehab training center for national and international competitions. Dr. Stoxen also provides “on-site” chiropractic care and anti-aging consultation and care to numerous top celebrity entertainers all over the world, and serves as the meet and team chiropractor to over 70 national and world championships.
The Spring in Your Step: The Role of Foot Biomechanics in Overall Health
With show host Dr. Klatz, guest Dr. Stoxen explains the physics and engineering of foot biomechanics. Dr. Stoxen presents the concept of “The Human Spring,” and discusses its specific implications in overall health. Find out how shoes can cause damage to the foot and why “barefoot is best”
Theresa R. Pantanella, OTD, MPA, OT/L
7 November 2010
Dr. Theresa Pantanella is the Founder of Aquamed Centers, LLC located near West Palm Beach, Florida and Florida Aquatic Therapy & Exercise, with five locations throughout south Florida. Dr. Pantanella has specialized in aquatic rehabilitation for the past fifteen years of her extensive 22 year career in rehabilitation. As a therapist, she has treated numerous individuals suffering from neck and back pain, musculoskeletal joint pain as well as leading water exercise classes for people interested in fitness.
A Toxic World: The Clinical Evidence for Detoxification
Revealing that every adult man and woman may have 5,000 or more toxins circulating in their bodies, show host Dr. Klatz and guest Dr. Pantanella discuss the serious health issues that may be associated with a chronic toxic burden. Dr. Pantanella reveals the detoxification therapies that are clinically proven to help reduce an individual’s toxic load.
David W. Moskowitz, M.D.
5 September 2010
Dr. David W. Moskowitz, MD, is Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Medical Officer of GenoMed, Inc. A graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Medical School, Dr. Moskowitz served on the teaching faculty of St. Louis University School of Medicine. Since 1994, Dr. Moskowitz has experienced first-hand the clinical effectiveness of a disease-associated gene -- the angiotensin converting enzyme, or ACE, gene.
Fifty-Year Old Hypertension Drug May Cure or Treat 75% of Modern Disease
Show host Dr. Klatz and guest Dr. Moskowitz discuss the science of ACE inhibitor drugs, and their clinical application in modulating the genetic expressions of diseases from cancer to kidney dysfunction, Alzheimer’s to heart disease.
Michael Aziz, M.D.
July 25, 2010
Board certified in internal medicine, Dr. Aziz has helped treat thousands of patients for weight loss and diet-related medical issues at Midtown Integrative Medicine, a Madison Avenue (New York, NY USA) practice that blends traditional, complementary, and integrative medicine for the last decade. Dr. Aziz is also an attending physician at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City.
Metabolism Matters: Ten Key Hormones for Weight Loss and Vitality
Dr. Aziz is the author of “The Perfect 10 Diet: 10 Key Hormones That Hold The Secret To Losing Weight And Feeling Great Fast.” A new approach to balance hormones and promote metabolism for weight loss, “The Perfect 10 Diet” focuses on ten key hormones: insulin, glucagon, leptin, human growth hormone, thyroid hormone, cortisol, DHEA, estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone. Learn essential tips to balance the hormones that directly impact health and weight, simply by making the right dietary choices to boost metabolism and subsequently help you look and feel more fit and vital today.
Bill Deagle M.D.
July 18, 2010
Dr. Ronald Klatz, physician founder and president of the A4M, was a guest on “The Nutrimedical Report,” hosted by Dr. Bill Deagle M.D., a board certified Family Medicine Specialist in private practice for 25 years.
Revolutionary A4M Healthcare Plan Can Save $3.7 Trillion and Extend Lifespan 19+ Years
Dr. Klatz presented “The A4M Twelve-Point Actionable Healthcare Plan: A Blueprint for A Low Cost, High Yield Wellness Model of Healthcare,” an innovative, technology-based fix to healthcare with the potential to increase the lifespan, or improve the healthspan, of all Americans by 29+ years and slash healthcare costs, saving $3.7 Trillion, while replacing the disease-based approach to medicine with a wellness-oriented model. “The A4M Twelve-Point Plan” submits that the underlying philosophy of healthcare in this nation must be reformed in revolutionary new ways, providing practicable “here and now” solutions to reform and advance healthcare in the US, while addressing the challenges of global aging.
Aurora Badia, MD, DO
July 11, 2010
Aurora Badia, M.D., D.O., is a board certified dermatologist, who founded and serves as Medical Director of Florida Skin Center (Fort Myers, FL USA), a full-service facility offering state-of-the-art aesthetic and dermatological services and amenities.
Beauty Breakthroughs: Turn Back the Clock on Aging Skin & Hair
With show host Dr. Klatz, Dr. Badia reveals non-surgical anti-aging therapies to turn back the clock on aged skin and hair by 10+ years. They discuss the newest non-invasive approaches to promote healthy looking skin and hair, including medical hair restoration, skin fillers, topical anti-wrinkle agents, and high-tech skin de-aging therapeutics. Find out how sun damage contributes to premature aging, and learn tips on preventing photodamaged skin.
Hans J. Kugler, PhD
July 4, 2010
Dr. Kugler is a well-known scientific researcher and author. He is president and founder of HK Stem Cell Research, and served as past president and board member of the National Health Federation.
Keys to A Longer Life
With show host Dr. Klatz, Dr. Kugler reveals Seven Keys to a Longer Life, discussing the vast benefits of regular physical activity, hormone replacement therapies, general lifestyle choices to promote longevity, and biotech advancements including stem cell therapies.
George Ure, MBA
June 27, 2010
Mr. Ure holds a Masters in Business Administration specializing in long wave economics, and is aptly named “The People’s Economist” for his insightful analyses on breaking business news and trends in key financial markets.
How to Survive Your Own Retirement.
Discusses economic preparedness in this era of extended life expectancies, and features a Seven-Point Financial Survival Checklist to help you survive until retirement, and sustain your standard of living through retirement.
C. Norman Shealy, MD, PhD
June 6, 2010
Dr. Shealy is founder of The American Holistic Medical Association and President of Holos University Graduate Seminary.
Pearls of Clinical Knowledge: Wisdom from a Pioneer in Alternative Healthcare.
Shares stories of some of Dr. Shealy’s most inspiring patients, reflecting the successes of a wide variety of natural interventions and therapies.
Mitchell Ghen, DO, PhD
May 30, 2010
Dr. Ghen is a Florida-based physician with 27 years of experience in anti-aging, holistic and integrative medicine.
Your Visit to Your Anti-Aging Physician.
With show host Dr. Klatz, Dr. Ghen explores endocrinological evaluation and hormone replacement therapy, analysis of antioxidant capacity and vitamin status, cardiovascular risk assessment, metabolic and DNA repair, stem cell therapeutics, and other leading hallmarks of your visit to your anti-aging physician.
May 23, 2010
Mr. LeBeau is a self-educated investigative reporter and activist, and founder of Keep Hope Alive.
Health Ills Linked to Environmental EMF Radiation.
With show host Dr. Klatz, Mr. LeBeau discusses how microwave radiation from cell phone towers appears to be a major cause of interruption in the sleep patterns of Americans, thereby leading to serious and life-threatening health problems.
Tina Miranda, MD, MBA
May 16, 2010
Tina Miranda, MD, MBA serves as Medical Director for the Rejuvenate Anti-Aging Centers in south Florida.
Hazardous to Your Health.
Dr. Miranda presents compelling data that suggests the clear and present dangers endocrine disruptors, synthetic chemicals that behave like the body’s own hormones or block their normal function, infiltrating our biological systems, to potentially cause disturbing and often irreversible health consequences.
Frederic J. Vagnini, MD
May 2, 2010
Dr. Vagnini is Medical Director of the Heart, Diabetes & Weight Loss Centers of New York.
Combat Obesity & Diabetes Now.
With show host Dr. Klatz, Dr. Vagnini explains the connection between heart disease and obesity and diabetes, exploring the health dangers of excess carbohydrates, insulin resistance and its role in degenerative diseases, dietary toxins to avoid, and lifestyle plans to help promote optimal health and longevity
Stephen Sinatra, MD
April 25, 2010
Stephen T. Sinatra, MD, FACC, FACN, CNS, CBT, is a board certified expert cardiologist in clinical practice for 30+ years and Honorary Medical Staff at Manchester (Connecticut) Memorial Hospital (USA). Avoid Your First Heart Attack.
With show host Dr. Klatz, Dr. Sinatra explores the limits of conventional cardiology and debunk its most common modern myths regarding cholesterol, fish oil, and invasive cardiac surgery, They also review the latest data on the emerging science of electromedicine, and reveal natural, non-toxic, and non-surgical ways to reduce your risks of having a heart attack.
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