Insulin Resistance with Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo: Rational Wellness Podcast 74

Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo talks about insulin resistance with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 0:53 …

Women's Heart Health with Dr. Felice Gersh: Rational Wellness Podcast 73

Dr. Felice Gersh talks about how to improve heart health in women with bioidentical hormone therapy with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Hormonal Health with Dr. Devaki Lindsey Berkson: Rational Wellness Podcast 72

Dr. Devaki Lindsey Berkson talks about the benefits and issues with using bioidentical hormones with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Spore-Based Probiotics with Kiran Krishnan: Rational Wellness Podcast 71

Kiran Krishnan, microbiologist, talks about the benefits and research on Spore-based Probiotics with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Improving Sleep with Dr. Jose Colon: Rational Wellness Podcast 70

Dr. Jose Colon talks about how to improve your sleep with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 1:49 …
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Detoxification with Dr. Bob Rakowski: Rational Wellness Podcast 69

Dr. Bob Rakowski talks about how to detoxify your body with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 3:35 …
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Optimum Hydration with Dr. Dana Cohen: Rational Wellness Podcast 68

Dr. Dana Cohen explains how to optimize hydration by eating foods with water in the gel state with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Endometriosis with Dr. Felice Gersh: Rational Wellness Podcast 067

Dr. Felice Gersh talks about how to manage Endometriosis with diet and lifestyle changes with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Improving Depression & Anxiety with Dr. Jesse Armine: Rational Wellness Podcast 066

Improving depression and anxiety with Dr. Jess Armine using a Functional Medicine approach. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Reversing PCOS with Dr. Fiona McCulloch: Rational Wellness Podcast 065

Dr. Fiona McCulloch tells how to reverse Polycystic Ovary Syndrome with diet and lifestyle changes with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

How to Fix Your Brain with Dr. Tom O'Bryan: Rational Wellness Podcast 064

Dr. Tom O'Bryan explains how to fix your brain and prevent and reverse neurological diseases like Alzheimer's and Parkinson's Disease with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people…

Heavy Metal Detox with Wendy Myers: Rational Wellness Podcast 063

Wendy Myers talks about how to detoxify heavy metals like mercury and lead from the body with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

A New SIBO Test for IBS with Dr. Elroy Vojdani: Rational Wellness Podcast 62

Dr. Elroy Vojdani speaks about Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth (SIBO) and Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) and a new serum antibody test for SIBO with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes,…

Migraine Headaches with Erin Knight: Rational Wellness Podcast 061

Erin Knight speaks about how to cure migraine headaches with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 3:50 …

Inflammatory Bowel Disease with Dr. Sam Rahbar: Rational Wellness Podcast 60

Dr. Sam Rahbar talks about treating Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Natural Solutions for Depression and Anxiety with David Foreman: Rational Wellness Podcast 59

David Foreman, the Natural Pharmacist, speaks about natural solutions for depression and anxiety with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Resolving Chronic Pain with Dr. Joe Tatta: Rational Wellness Podcast 058

Dr. Joe Tatta explains how to Resolve Chronic Pain by using his Functional Medicine approach when interviewed by Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational…

Natural Childbirth with Midwife Anne Margolis: Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 57

Anne Margolis, midwife, talks about how to have natural childbirth with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

The Dental Diet with Dr. Steven Lin: Rational Wellness Podcast 056

Dr. Steven Lin talks about the Dental Diet with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 2:05 …
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Improving Posture for Anti-Aging with Dr. Steven Weiniger: Rational Wellness Podcast 055

Improving your posture is an anti-aging strategy with Dr. Steven Weiniger, who is interviewed by Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…
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Heavy Metal Detox with Dr. Christopher Shade: Rational Wellness Podcast 054

Dr. Christopher Shade discusses how to test for and remove heavy metals from the body with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Healthy Skin with Dr. Trevor Cates: Rational Wellness Podcast 053

Dr. Trevor Cates discusses how to create healthy, glowing skin with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 1:50 …

Toxins with Dr. Joe Pizzorno: Rational Wellness Podcast 052

Dr. Joe Pizzorno speaks about how to remove toxins from your body and improve your health with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast 051: Improving Posture with Dr. Steven Weiniger

Learn how to improve your posture with Dr. Steven Weiniger who speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Lyme Disease with Dr. Darin Ingels: Rational Wellness Podcast 050

Dr. Darin Ingels talks about how to manage patients with Lyme Disease with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth: Rational Wellness Podcast 049

Dr. Kenneth Brown describes strategies for treating Small Intestinal Bacterial Overgrowth with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Erectile Dysfunction with Dr. Geo Espinosa: Rational Wellness Podcast 048

Dr. Geo Espinosa speaks about Erectile Dysfunction with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 1:05 …

Rational Wellness Podcast 047: Busting Fitness Myths with Dr. Philip Goglia (Part 1)

Dr. Philip Goglia busts some fitness and nutrition myths while speaking with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Eye Health with Dr. Travis Zigler: Rational Wellness Podcast 046

Dr. Travis Zigler speaks about Eye Health with Dr. Ben Weitz.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Highlights 1:42 …

Rational Wellness Podcast 045: Low Dose Immunotherapy with Dr. Karima Hirani

Dr. Karima Hirani speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz about Low Dose Immunotherapy and Low Dose Allergy therapy. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast 042: Weight Loss with Dr. Philip Goglia

Dr. Philip Goglia speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz about how to help his clients lose weight.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast 041: The Microbiota, Autoimmune Disease, and Stool Analysis with Dr. David Brady

Dr. David Brady discusses the microbiota, autoimmune diseases, and stool analysis with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast 040: Chronic Fatigue and Fibromyalgia with Dr. Kent Holtorf

Dr. Kent Holtorf speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz about how to help patients with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and Fibroymalgia.   [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Rational Wellness Podcast 039: Brain Health with Dr. Steven Masley

Dr. Steven Masley explains how to improve your brain health with Dr. Ben Weitz. Dr. Masley just published The Better Brain Solution. https://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/the-better-brain-solution-steven-masley-md/1126646685#/    [If you enjoy…

Rational Wellness Podcast 038: Worm Therapy with Dr. William Parker

Dr. William Parker talks about Helminth Therapy, the therapeutic use of worms that are eaten and grow in your intestines to promote your health, with Dr. Ben Weitz. This may sound crazy, but recall when we found out that bacteria were the cause…

Rational Wellness Podcast 037: Leaky Gut with Dr. Cheryl Burdette

Dr. Cheryl Burdette speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about how to understand and test for leaky gut, histamine intolerance, and food sensitivities. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The…

Rational Wellness Podcast 036: The Spanish Flu Pandemic with Ken Rosen

Ken Rosen, author of 1919 The Search For Mankind's Greatest Killer, speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about the Spanish Influenza pandemic, why it was so deadly, and what we can do to prevent it.  We discussed the Spanish Flu of 1918 and 1919 which affected…

Rational Wellness Podcast 035: Sleep Hacks with Dr. Ken Redcross

Dr. Ken Redcross talks with Dr. Ben Weitz about sleep hacks and the importance of getting the right type of sleep on a regular basis. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational…
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Rational Wellness Podcast 034: Maximizing Fitness with Nutrition with James LaValle

Pharmacist James LaValle discusses how to maximize your fitness levels by following the optimal nutrition program with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational…

Rational Wellness Podcast 033: Nutrition to Improve Athletic Performance with Dr. Tommy Wood

Dr. Tommy Wood discusses with Dr. Ben Weitz how to improve athletic performance through the proper use of nutrition. I asked when you see a professional cyclist or runner, what is the first thing that you will do. Tommy explained that the first…

Rational Wellness Podcast 032: Vaccine Safety with Del Bigtree

Del Bigtree discusses the issues with Vaccine Safety in his interview with Dr. Ben Weitz and why vaccines are not being made as safe as they could. I introduced Del Bigtree as an Award winning producer for the TV show The Doctors and for the…

Rational Wellness Podcast 031: Breathing with Dr. Rosalba Courtney

Dr. Rosalba Courtney discusses with Dr. Ben Weitz about how dysfunctional breathing can lead to health problems and how breathing assessment and training can improve this. Dr. Courtney happened to be in the US to teach a course on breathing…

Rational Wellness Podcast 030: Gastroesophageal Reflux with Dr. Michael Ruscio

Dr. Michael Ruscio speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz about Gastroesophageal Reflux Disorder.  Dr. Weitz gave an introduction to the topic, explaining that GERD occurs in up to 20% of Americans and is marked by the contents of the stomach coming up…

Rational Wellness Podcast 029: Anti-Aging with Dr. Christine Horner

Dr. Christine Horner speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about strategies to deter the aging process using the principles of Ayurveda, diet, exercises and lifestyle.  Dr. Horner explained that when she went to medical school, they learned very little about…

Rational Wellness Podcast 028: Thyroid Health with Dr. Holly Lucille

Dr. Holly Lucille talks about Thyroid Health with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast Details 1:05 I introduced…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 027: EMF Dangers with Daniel Debaun

Daniel Debaun talks to Dr. Ben Weitz about the dangers of EMF radiation, given off by cell phones, computers, ipads, wifi, microwaves, electric toasters, alarm clocks, etc.  As evidence has been accumulating that there is potential harm and…

Rational Wellness Podcast 026: Probiotic Advice with Dr. Jason Hawrelak

Dr. Jason Hawrelak from Australia speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about probiotics and which particular strain has which properties.  [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness…

Rational Wellness Podcast 025: Galectin-3 and Modified Citrus Pectin with Dr. Isaac Eliaz

Dr. Ben Weitz interviews Dr. Isaac Eliaz, who discusses Galectin-3, an inflammatory protein measured in the blood, that increases risk of nearly every chronic disease, including heart disease, diabetes, arthritis, cancer, chronic kidney disease,…

Rational Wellness Podcast 024: Healing From Trauma with Debi Silber

Debi Silber speaks with Dr. Ben Weitz on overcoming trauma and how to avoid emotional eating.  She has developed a multi-pronged approach to helping people avoid or heal from a life crisis. We may use food as a way to numb and distract ourselves.…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 023: Men's Sexual Health with Dr. Karlis Ullis

Dr. Karlis Ullis joins Dr. Ben Weitz for a discussion of Men's Sexual Health. I mentioned that male testosterone levels have been dropping for the last 20 years about 17%. I asked Dr. Ullis why he thinks this is and he answered that there are…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 022: Oral Health with Dr. Al Danenberg

Dr. Al Danenberg, Wholistic Periodontist and Functional Medicine Doctor, discusses periodontal disease and the health of the mouth with Dr. Ben Weitz. Periodontitis is caused by microorganisms adhering to the teeth and an overly aggressive immune…

Rational Wellness Podcast 021: David Foreman on Heart Disease Prevention

David Foreman, the Herbal Pharmacist, discusses strategies to prevent heart disease with Dr. Ben Weitz.   [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a rating and review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]    Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 020: Female Hormones with Dr. Jill Stocker

Dr. Jill Stocker discusses the use of bioidentical estrogen and progesterone hormones to help women restore their youth and vigor and their "juiciness".  I laid out the topic first by talking about how it was believed for decades that estrogen…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 019: Male Health with Dr. Mike Carragher

Dr. Mike Carragher discusses male hormonal health with Dr. Ben Weitz. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]   Podcast Details Symptoms…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 18: Sports Nutrition with Dr. Philip Goglia

Dr. Philip Goglia explains to Dr. Ben Weitz how to improve athletic performance through nutrition. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]   Podcast…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 017: Sleep Apnea Deuterium and Vitamin D with Dr. Joel Gould

Dr. Joel Gould speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about sleep apnea, deuterium, and vitamin D.   [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more people will find The Rational Wellness Podcast]   Podcast Details I…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 016 The Microbiome with Dr. Mark Kaye

Dr. Mark Kaye is interviewed by Dr. Ben Weitz about the microbiome, which is the healthy bacteria in our gastrointestinal tracts and other parts of our body that is crucial for our health. But this microbiome is under assault from the prevalent…
Flouride Dangers with Dr. Connett

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 015: Flouride Dangers with Dr. Paul Connett

Dr. Ben Weitz interviews Dr. Paul Connett, a former chemistry and toxicology professor, on the possible dangers of flouride toxicity.  To begin with, there is no need in the human body for flouride and there is no disease associated with a…

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 014: Improving Psychological Health with Dr. Hyla Cass

Dr. Ben Weitz interviews Dr. Hyla Cass on how to improve psychological health and help patients with psychiatric disorders with a Functional Medicine approach. [If you enjoy this podcast, please give us a positive review on Itunes, so more…
Optimal Fitness with Mike Mutzel

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 013: Optimal Fitness with Mike Mutzel

Dr. Weitz inteviews Mike Mutzel on some of the newest strategies to help you lose weight and get into great shape.  Mike and Dr. Ben both agree that it is best if you can not only teach others how to be more fit and healthy, but also to lead…
Brain Health with Dr. Weitz

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 012: Brain Health

Dr. Ben Weitz discusses new research on brain health revealed at the June 2017 Institute of Functional Medicine Annual meeting in Los Angeles. He discusses the plasticity of the brain and Dr. Dale Bredesen's findings on reversing Alzheimer's…
IBS with Dr. Weitz

Rational Wellness Episode 011: Irritable Bowel Syndrome with Dr. Ben Weitz

Dr. Ben Weitz answers a question from a listener who was told by her doctor that because she had a negative blood test that her Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) was caused by stress. Just because the IBS Chek Test is negative does not mean that…
Circadian Rhythm with Dr. Schuler

Rational Wellness Podcast: Episode 010 Circadian Rhythm with Dr. Corey Schuler

Dr. Corey Schuler joins Dr. Ben Weitz for a discussion on the importance of the body's internal time clock, the circadian rhythm.  Both the central clock and peripheral time clocks control the metabolism of the body, our sleep, alertness, body…
The Ketogenic Diet with Dr. Collins

Rational Wellness Episode 009: The Ketogenic Diet with Dr. Que Collins

Dr. Que Collins gives a fascinating interview with Dr. Ben Weitz about how the Ketogenic diet and other nutritional and lifestyle factors promote health.  Hydrogen atoms are contained in water molecules in the body and for every 1,000,000 atoms…
Prostate Cancer with Dr. Espinosa

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 008: Prostate Cancer with Dr. Geo Espinosa

Dr. Ben Weitz has a fascinating conversation with Dr. Geo Espinosa, the Functional Medicine world's leading expert in Urology and Prostate health.  Dr. Espinosa is the Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University Langone Medical Center…
Diabetes with Dr. James

Rational Wellness Episode 007 Diabetes with Dr. Jeffrey James

What You’ll Hear In This Episode 01:08    Dr. Ben Weitz provides an introduction on the Diabetes epidemic in the United States 01:25    Diabetics have a 50% increased risk of dying. 01:45    Obesity and Diabetes are both caused…
Autoimmunity with Dr. Hill

Autoimmune Disease with Dr. Arland Hill: Rational Wellness Episode 006

Dr. Arland Hill is a Functional Medicine Clinician for fifteen years and Author of “Platform Food, Function, Freedom.com.” has an in depth conversation with Dr. Ben Weitz about Autoimmune Diseases. Dr. Arland Hill explains the primary…
Allergies with Dr. Susanne Bennett

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 005: Allergies with Dr. Susanne Bennett

This episode of the Rational Wellness Podcast includes a thought provoking discussion on allergies between Dr. Ben Weitz and Dr. Susanne Bennett. Dr. Bennett is a Chiropractor and Functional Medicine doctor with over 27 years of experience and…
Reflux with Dr. Jeanette Ryan

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 004: Acid Reflux with Jeanette Ryan

Dr. Ben Weitz and Dr. Jeanette Ryan discuss Gastroesophageal Reflux Disorder and digestive health and treatments using herbal and nutritional strategies.  Dr. Ryan sees quite a number of patients with some GERD symptoms such as spasmotic cough,…
Detoxification with Dr. Silverman

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 003: Liver Detoxification with Dr. Robert Silverman

Discussion of toxins and how to rid them from your body using a science based metabolic detoxification formula.
Denise Wiesner

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 002: Fertility with Denise Wiesner

Acupuncturist and Fertility specialist, Denise Wiesner discusses some of the main challenges to fertility and which diet and lifestyle factors can adversely affect fertility.
Heart Disease Prevention with Dr. Elkin

Rational Wellness Podcast Episode 001: Preventing Heart Disease with Dr. Howard Elkin

Dr. Howard Elkin speaks to Dr. Ben Weitz about how to reduce heart disease. What You’ll Hear In This Episode 02:40    A Functional Medicine approach looks at why the body would lay down plaque as a rational response to coat the artery…