December 13, 2019
Hosted by Susan Downs, MD
Dr. Greenblatt explains his integrative as well as a functional medicine approach to depression. This combines traditional medical science with nutritional and metabolic therapies. There are many contributing factors to depression including metabolic, physical illnesses, the immune system, hormones, genetics, and psychological factors such as stress. He looks at these factors as well as the uniqueness of each person’s metabolic and nutrition abnormalities that may contribute to depression. This approach can successfully treat many individuals suffering from depression. This book offers hope and treatment models that are simple, safe, and effective. He has been using these therapies for more than thirty years and has seen thousands of patients improve and recover from depression
Friday at 11 AM Pacific Time on VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel
Occupy Health provides leading edge health information to allow you to take proactive steps towards optimal health. We help you look under the hood to find the underlying contributing causes to illness. We also interview health and functional medicine experts to provide answers to questions and to arm you with questions for your health provider. Tune in to Occupy Health, broadcasting every Friday at 11 AM Pacific Time on the VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel.
Susan Downs, MD
Dr. Susan is boarded in Integrative Medicine and in Psychiatry, is a certified IFM practitioner and certified in the American Academy of Antiaging Medicine. She works at the University of California, San Francisco and is on the Psychiatry Consultant Registry (UK). She has Masters Degrees in engineering from MIT and Stanford and a Masters in Public Health from Loma Linda Medical Center.
Based between San Francisco and Bloomsbury (London), she is the president of the cutting edge, Silicon Valley Health Institute (SVHI), has worked in ten countries and studied many healing modalities. Previously, she worked for the NHS in the UK, was an assistant professor at INSEAD (European School for Business Administration), and was a foreign service officer managing alternative energy projects in Asia. She is also a film-maker with two multi award winning films on health. Her interests include medicine, economics, spirituality and making the world a better place.