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Brittany Darling – Nutritionist and Herbalist focusing on pre-conception and pregnancy

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Release Date: 06/09/2020

Episode 32: Men and Women's Fertility with Leah Hechtman - PhD in Fertility, Naturopath. show art Episode 32: Men and Women's Fertility with Leah Hechtman - PhD in Fertility, Naturopath.

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Leah is a naturopathic clinician, researcher, author and educator who specialises in fertility, pregnancy and reproductive health for men and women.  In this episode we cover Leah’s PhD, the importance of preconception preparation for men and women, endometriosis, oral contraceptives, the factors driving poor sperm quality and quantity, reductions in male testosterone, the importance of thyroid health in fertility, what tests to do with your health practitioner in the lead up to conceiving, the nutrients that are vital for fertility and so much more.    

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Episode 31: Dr Olivia Lesslar - Health optimisation show art Episode 31: Dr Olivia Lesslar - Health optimisation

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For this chat, I sit down with a true ‘jack of all trades’, Dr Olivia Lesslar. We discuss how to build a strong foundation for health using nutrition, movement, mindset and sleep, but also go into the unique benefits of cold and heat exposure, breathing techniques, the use of hyperbaric oxygen therapy for recovery, transcranial magnetic stimulation to help with recovery from brain injuries, anxiety and depression and so much more.  

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Episode 30: Alexx Stuart, founder of Low Tox Life show art Episode 30: Alexx Stuart, founder of Low Tox Life

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Alexx Stuart is an Author, educator, speaker, columnist and consultant to businesses. In 2010 she created her business ‘Low Tox Life’ after seeing the lack of transparency in our food system, personal care and cleaning products. She's built a movement that's non-judgmental, positive and committed to the health of individuals and in turn the environment. She runs online courses that focus on making living a ‘low tox life’ practical and easy and has written an amazing second book called ‘Low Tox Lif

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Episode 29: COVID-19, Vaccines and Beyond with Prof. Nikolai Petrovsky Vaccine developer, PhD in Immunology, Specialist Endocrinologist Part 2. show art Episode 29: COVID-19, Vaccines and Beyond with Prof. Nikolai Petrovsky Vaccine developer, PhD in Immunology, Specialist Endocrinologist Part 2.

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Professor Nik Petrovsky comes back on the podcast to discuss the results of his Phase 3 trials and his protein-based vaccine which has now been approved overseas. It is the first Australian produced vaccine that has been brought to market and is currently one of only 23 COVID-19 vaccines approved in at least one country.

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Episode 28: Root Canals with Dr Varayini Yoganathan – Endodontist. show art Episode 28: Root Canals with Dr Varayini Yoganathan – Endodontist.

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Dr Yoganathan completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Otago, New Zealand. After time spent working in Dentistry at Westmead Hospital, she returned to New Zealand to continue her training and achieved her qualification of Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry (Endodontics). Dr Yoganathan established Australian Dental Specialists - a state of the art endodontic practice located in Norwest Sydney.

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Episode 28: Root Canals with Dr Varayini Yoganathan – Endodontist. show art Episode 28: Root Canals with Dr Varayini Yoganathan – Endodontist.

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Dr Yoganathan completed her Bachelor of Dental Surgery at the University of Otago, New Zealand. After time spent working in Dentistry at Westmead Hospital, she returned to New Zealand to continue her training and achieved her qualification of Doctorate of Clinical Dentistry (Endodontics). Dr Yoganathan established Australian Dental Specialists - a state of the art endodontic practice located in Norwest Sydney.

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Episode 27: Dr James Muecke Australian of the Year – Ophthalmologist, Social Entrepreneur. Eye Health, Diabetes and the role of Nutrition. show art Episode 27: Dr James Muecke Australian of the Year – Ophthalmologist, Social Entrepreneur. Eye Health, Diabetes and the role of Nutrition.

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Australian of the Year 2020, Dr James Muecke. James graduated with Honours from the University of Adelaide Medical School and then went on to train as an Ophthalmologist. He is the founding chairman of Sight For All, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to fighting avoidable blindness in the world. This organisation provides around 1 million eye treatments to those in need.

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COVID-19, Vaccines and Beyond with Prof. Nikolai Petrovsky – Vaccine developer, PhD in Immunology, Specialist Endocrinologist show art COVID-19, Vaccines and Beyond with Prof. Nikolai Petrovsky – Vaccine developer, PhD in Immunology, Specialist Endocrinologist

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Prof. Petrovsky is a Professor of Medicine at Flinders University and Chairman and Research director of Vaxine Pty Ltd, an Adelaide-based biotechnology company focused on vaccine development. Over the last 18 years he has been awarded over $50 million dollars in vaccine research grants including multiple grants from the US government’s National Institutes of Health. He has authored over 200 peer-reviewed research papers

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Episode 25: Allergies with Professor Peter Smith – Allergist, PhD in Molecular Immunology and Paediatrician. show art Episode 25: Allergies with Professor Peter Smith – Allergist, PhD in Molecular Immunology and Paediatrician.

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stralia is the epicentre of allergies in the world and is on the rise amongst kids and adults alike. To talk us through why we are seeing such a rise in allergies, all the factors that are contributing to it and the practical things that you can do for yourself and your family to reduce your risk, I had the pleasure of sitting down with one of the leading Allergists in Australia and the world, Professor Pete Smith.

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Episode 24: Gut health with Dr Pran Yoganathan – Gastroenterologist show art Episode 24: Gut health with Dr Pran Yoganathan – Gastroenterologist

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Dr Yoganathan graduated in medicine from the University of Otago in New Zealand. His training in internal medicine was undertaken in the Westmead Public Hospital. His Advanced training in Gastroenterology was completed in major teaching hospitals in Sydney. 

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This episode is about pre-conception preparation for both males and females, how to improve fertility, maintain health throughout pregnancy, how best to recover and re-build optimal health post-pregnancy, as well as so much more. Preparing for conception can shorten the time it takes to conceive whilst also having a very positive effect on the health of the new-born child and set them up for a life of good physical and mental health. To talk us through it all is Brittany Darling. Brittany is a Nutritionist and Herbalist with a focus on paediatric nutrition, preconception, fertility optimisation, IVF support, pregnancy health, lactation and post-natal nutrition.