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Providing cutting edge news, education, and practical advice on nutrition, lifestyle, toxins and disease, hormone imbalances, nutrient deficiencies, genomics, inflammation, digestive health, and  more!

Join hosts Dana Laake and Dr. Kevin Passero for lively weekly discussions with health experts and
thought leaders in the fields of integrative, personalized, and functional medicine.

Seasonal Health

The dangers of sunscreens and EMFs

Dana Laake and her special guest Dr. Elizabeth Plourde will discuss the dangers of sunscreens and electromagnetic field (EMF) radiation.

Elizabeth Plourde, CLS. NCMP, PhD, is a licensed Clinical Laboratory Scientist with degrees in both biological science and psychology. Dr. Plourde uses her experience in her fields of study as well as her work in medical laboratories to focus attention on the hazards of sunscreen and how they are impacting our children and the environment. Dr. Plourde is a health educator and internationally known author. She has appeared on numerous network news programs and radio shows across the country.

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The Healthy Traveler: 8 Pathways to Smart and Effortless travel

Dana Laake and her special guest Dr. Robyn Benson discuss her new book, The Healthy Traveler: 8 Ways to Smart and Effortless Travel. She’ll share tips on how to prevent getting sick, eat smart and take care of yourself and your loved ones during travel.

Dr. Robyn Benson is a Doctor of Oriental Medicine, and founder of the Santa Fe Soul Center for Optimal Health, and The Self-Care Revolution. She is a mother of two, adventure enthusiast, world traveler, author, speaker and activist for social change. Her holistic practice offers a wealth of services including acupuncture, herbs, IV therapies and cutting edge energy medicine. She loves to help each and every patient achieve optimal, radiant and sustainable health.

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Making a healthier home for those suffering from asthma, allergies and chemical sensitivity

Dr. Kevin Passero and his special guest Caroline Blazovsky will be discussing important ways to make a healthier home for those suffering from asthma, allergies and chemical sensitivity.

Caroline is the president of My Healthy Home® – a nationwide company that offers mold testing, indoor air testing, consultations, and healthy home products. Caroline has obtained certifications in CMR (Certified Microbial Remediation) and CIE (Certified Indoor Environmentalist), and is completing a Sustainable Design Certification from the Boston Architectural College. Her work has been recognized nationally and she has been featured by outstanding personalities such as Martha Stewart, Dr. Ronald Hoffman M.D., Mike Holmes (Holmes on Homes) and Chef Jamie Gwen; she has also been interviewed on many nationally syndicated talk radio shows.

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Current supplement regulatory issues and wintertime wellness

Dr. Kevin Passero and his special guest Dr. Joseph J. Lamb will be discussing current supplement regulatory issues and wintertime wellness.

Joseph J. Lamb, MD is Director of Intramural Clinical Research at The Functional Medicine Research Center for Metagenics. He works with patients to create optimal health by using functional medical approaches including lifestyle modification, herbal and nutritional therapies, and cognitive therapy. He’s also active in community service and frequently invited to lecture on integrative health topics including pain management, healthy aging, women’s health, and complementary cancer care.

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Cold and Flu Prevention

Host Dr. Kevin Passero and his special guest Joseph Lamb, MD will be discussing Cold and Flu Prevention.
Dr. Lamb is Director of Intramural Clinical Research at The Functional Medicine Research Center for Metagenics.

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Preventing the flu – nutrients, herbs, probiotics and products

Topics: Preventing the flu – nutrients, herbs, probiotics and products
Special guest: Dr. Donald Brown – naturopathic physician in evidence-based herbal medicine

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Ginger, hypertension, cold/flu prevention and treatment

Topics: Ginger, hypertension, cold/flu prevention and treatment
Special guest: Dr. Joseph J. Lamb – Director of Intramural Clinical Research, Functional Medicine Research Center for Metagenics

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Naturally avoiding the flu, Behavioral Kinesiology muscle checking and headache relief

Topics: Naturally avoiding the flu, Behavioral Kinesiology muscle checking and headache relief
Special guest: Dr. Jerry Teplitz, JD, Ph.D – author, speaker, programs for stress management

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Selenium deficiency, Blockade virus-blocking product

Topics: Selenium deficiency, Blockade virus-blocking product
Special guest: Nancy Angelini – Director of Education and Training for New Chapter

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