Dr. Victoria Talwar - The Truth About Lying

August 8th, 2022

 Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast
#25

Dr. Victoria Talwar is the Chair and a Professor of the Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology at The McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She is one of the preeminent thought leaders on the subject of lying. Working in the area of developmental psychology for over fifteen years with an emphasis on social-cognitive development, her research interests include children’s verbal deception, children’s moral development, theory-of-mind understanding and behavior; children’s expressive display rule knowledge and behaviour.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #2

August 1st, 2022

Dr. Victoria Talwar - The Truth About Lying

Dr. Victoria Talwar is the Chair and a Professor of the Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology at The McGill University in Montreal, Canada. She is one of the preeminent thought leaders on the subject of lying. Working in the area of developmental psychology for over fifteen years with an emphasis on social-cognitive development, her research interests include children’s verbal deception, children’s moral development, theory-of-mind understanding and behaviour; children’s expressive display rule knowledge and behavior.

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Dr. Lindsey Albenberg – Nutrition, Microbiome and the Bowel.

July 25th, 2022

 Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #24

My guest this week is Dr. Lindsey Albenberg. We sit down to discuss all things gastrointestinal as it relates to children, nutrition, inflammation and health. Dr. Albenberg is a physician in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and a member of the research team in the Center for Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She primarily studies inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) as they relate to nutrition, the microbiome and overall health. She has been published in top journals including Gut, Journal of Clinical Investigation and Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. She is known for her teaching skills and has won many awards as a resident and an attending physician.

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Podcast 23 An Uncivilized Journey Part 3

July 11th, 2022

Volume 12, Letter 30

 Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast

Duey Freeman, MA, LPC is co-founder of the Gestalt Equine Institute of the Rockies, director of the Gestalt Institute of the Rockies and owner of his psychotherapy private practice. After teaching for 24 years at Naropa University, he has decided to move in a more creative direction. Most recently and in collaboration with Kimberly Beck M Ed he has created: The Coming Home Project and Relational Rewilding Retreats. Duey is a dispenser of wisdom for Men. He is a specialist in relationships and understanding the breakpoints and blindspots that people have to their relational problems.

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Podcast - #23 Duey Freeman - An Uncivilized Journey Part 3

July 4th, 2022

Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast

Duey Freeman, MA, LPC is co-founder of the Gestalt Equine Institute of the Rockies, director of the Gestalt Institute of the Rockies and owner of his psychotherapy private practice. After teaching for 24 years at Naropa University he has decided to move in a more creative direction. Most recently and in collaboration with Kimberly Beck M Ed he has created: The Coming Home Project and Relational Rewilding Retreats.

Duey is a dispenser of wisdom for Men. He is a specialist in relationship and understanding the breakpoints and blindspots that people have to their relational problems. We go through discussions of connecting with others, consequences versus punishments, living in communication and general love.

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Podcast - Journal Club with MSIV Andrew Brackins

June 27th, 2022

Journal Club #2 with Andrew Brackins MSIV
Topic today – Traumatic brain injury or concussion is a significant problem in young adults and children. What do we know about the reasons why some people suffer longer term symptoms? What can we do to mitigate risk going forward? Fish oil is an omega 3 fatty acid that has recently gained attention as a possible therapeutic pre and post head trauma. Let us explore the head injury landscape together in this Journal Club episode.
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Dr. M

 

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Podcast - #22.0 Michael Gay

June 20th, 2022

Dr. M's WACF Podcast

My guest this week is Michael Gay. Michael is a therapist in private practice in Boulder, Colorado. He earned his M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Naropa University with a focus in Transpersonal Psychology. Michael has worked in the field of counseling for the last 14 years as a guide, therapist, and trainer. He was a Wilderness Therapy guide for 6 years, leading and facilitating in deep transformational work with teens, adults, and families in the mountains and high desert. He has also worked extensively in the field of addiction and recovery.

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Podcast - #22 Michael Gay

June 13th, 2022

 

Volume 12, Letter 26

Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast

My guest this week is Michael Gay. Michael is a therapist in private practice in Boulder, Colorado. He earned his M.A. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Naropa University with a focus in Transpersonal Psychology. Michael has worked in the field of counseling for the last 14 years as a guide, therapist, and trainer. He was a Wilderness Therapy guide for 6 years, leading and facilitating in deep transformational work with teens, adults, and families in the mountains and high desert.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #21 - Traver Boehm An Uncivilized Journey

 

June 6th, 2022

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What does it mean to be a man in modern times? To be in tune with and feel all aspects of one's life experiences? To be unapologetic, authentic and safe? To move past trauma and pain? In other words, to be a man uncivilized.

To better understand these questions, I give you the words or Traver Boehm: "Men had to choose between two outdated and broken options....Be the Lone Wolf and die ALONE with a chest full of unexpressed emotions and a wake of broken relationships behind him. A man who thinks the feminine is weakness and weakness is unbearable. He misunderstands that within his weaknesses lie his greatest strengths. Or…

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Volume 12, Letter 24 Podcast - Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #21 – Traver Boehm

May 30th, 2022

What does it mean to be a man in modern times? To be in tune with and feel all aspects of one's life experiences? To be unapologetic, authentic and safe? To move past trauma and pain? In other words, to be a man uncivilized.

To better understand these questions, I give you the words or Traver Boehm: "Men had to choose between two outdated and broken options....Be the Lone Wolf and die ALONE with a chest full of unexpressed emotions and a wake of broken relationships behind him. A man who thinks the feminine is weakness and weakness is unbearable. He misunderstands that within his weaknesses lie his greatest strengths. Or… Be the Sensitive New Age “Nice Guy” and have a million bestest girlfriends, now living as the wolf in sheep’s clothing. A man who thinks the masculine is terrifying and is forced to deny every aspect of his own manhood.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #20 – Dr. Sanford Newmark

 

 May 23rd, 2022

Volume 12, Letter 23

Coronavirus Update 62 plus other stuff
Lots on boosters today while the persistent world of Covid exposure drags on.

North Carolina like the rest of the country is seeing a small new Covid wave. Life here is moving along like the pre-pandemic days.

Salisbury Pediatrics is Covid testing between a zero and 2% positive rate week by week still. Influenza A was prominent in our practice but fading again.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #20 – Dr. Sanford Newmark ADHD without Drugs

May 16th, 2022

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Sandy Newmark, MD is the Director of Clinical Programs at the University of California at San Francisco's Osher Center for Integrative Health. He is an Integrative Pediatrician and a Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at UCSF with the title of Osher Foundation Endowed Chair in Clinical Programs in Integrative Medicine. To me, he is an amazing teacher and onion peeler in the world of attention deficit.

I met Sandy back in 2006 as he was the lead Pediatric teacher in the University of Arizona's Integrative Medicine Fellowship. He immediately made an impact on my career as a leader in this new way of seeing the world of medicine.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #19 – Dr. Alessio Fasano

 

May 9th, 2022

Dr. M's WACF Podcast

Intestinal Permeability, Microbiomes and MISIn this podcast, I sit down with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Alessio Fasano from the Massachusettes General Hospital Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology to discuss the current research on Intestinal Permeability, Microbiomes and MIS, Multi Inflammatory Syndrome in Children .

This podcast is a wide ranging discussion about intestinal health, the microbiome and how SARS2 is causing MIS in children.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #19 – Dr. Alessio Fasano

May 2nd, 2022

Volume 12, Letter 18

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Intestinal Permeability, Microbiomes and MIS

In this podcast, I sit down with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Alessio Fasano from the Massachusettes General Hospital Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology to discuss the current research on Intestinal Permeability, Microbiomes and MIS, Multi Inflammatory Syndrome in Children .

Dr. Fasano also directs the Mucosal Immunology and Biology Research Center and is associate chief for Basic, Clinical and Translational Research. Under his leadership, investigators are studying the molecular mechanisms of autoimmune disorders including celiac disease, and other-gluten-related disorders.

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  Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #18 – Dr. Steve Borowitz

April 18th, 2022

 Volume 12, Letter 18

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Children, Constipation and Cow's Milk Intolerance

In this podcast, I sit down with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Steve Borowitz from the University of Virginia Department of Pediatrics to discuss the current reality of constipation in children as well as cow's milk intolerance.

Dr. Borowitz graduated from Tulane University and Rush Medical College before attending Vanderbilt University for his Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship.

He is a wealth of knowledge and one of my favorite teachers. We dive into the deep end of the pool on these two topics specifically focusing on root causes and treatment.

Enjoy my conversation with Dr. Borowitz,
Dr. M

 

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #18 – Dr. Steve Borowitz

April 11th, 2022

Dr. M's WACF Podcast

Children, Constipation and Cow's Milk Intolerance

In this podcast, I sit down with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Steve Borowitz from the University of Virginia Department of Pediatrics to discuss the current reality of constipation in children as well as cow's milk intolerance.

Dr. Borowitz graduated from Tulane University and Rush Medical College before attending Vanderbilt University for his Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #18 – Dr. Steve Borowitz

April 4th, 2022

 

Children, Constipation and Cow's Milk Intolerance

In this podcast, I sit down with Pediatric Gastroenterologist Dr. Steve Borowitz from the University of Virginia Department of Pediatrics to discuss the current reality of constipation in children as well as cow's milk intolerance.

Dr. Borowitz graduated from Tulane University and Rush Medical College before attending Vanderbilt University for his Pediatric Gastroenterology Fellowship.

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Dr. M’s Women and Children First Podcast #17 with Dr. Larry Rosen

 March 28th, 2022

Dr. M's WACF Podcast

I sit down with Integrative Pediatrician Dr. Larry Rosen this week to dive into the world of children post Covid. What is happening and what do we need to do to right the ship?

Dr. Rosen is the founder of the Whole Child Center in New Jersey. He is the co-author of “Treatment Alternatives for Children,” an evidence based - informed guide for parents interested in natural solutions for common childhood ailments.

He graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology before attending New York Medical College. He then completed his residency and chief residency in pediatrics at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.

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Volume 12, Letter 12 Podcast

 March 22nd, 2022

Covid Pathophysiology Deep Dive, Death Risk and Disease Prevention

 In this weeks podcast, we go very deep into the world of why Covid19 was able to produce so much mortality in the United States. It is the audio version of section III from the Covid updates.

Why were we so unprepared to survive as a culture? Why is this virus so capable of hijacking our immune physiology for it's benefit? What are the upstream risk factors for a bad outcome. But most importantly, we learn the immunologic reasons why we are at risk at the micro level leading to concrete pathways to undoing the risk.

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Volume 12, Letter 13 Coronavirus Update 57

 

March 14th, 2022


This may be the last Covid newsletter for a while unless some interesting data shows up. I have found very little to talk about this week and that is a good thing!

North Carolina like the rest of the country is now without much Covid related illness. We are testing between a zero and 2% positive rate. Lowest since the pandemic began.

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