The Empowering Neurologist Archives

You Are the Weaver of Your Own Brain Health

You Are the Weaver of Your Own Brain Health

Everything you do and everything you experience affect the fabric of your brain and dictate your brain’s fate. What you eat, what you think, how well…

Continuous Glucose Monitoring – A Powerful Tool for Metabolic Health

Continuous Glucose Monitoring – A Powerful Tool for Metabolic Health

As we have discussed so often, metabolic function is the central player for the entire body as it relates to health, disease resistance, and longevity. It…

Neurological Manifestations of COVID in the Pediatric Population

Neurological Manifestations of COVID in the Pediatric Population

By and large, pediatric COVID patients do really well. On rare occasion however, they can develop something called multisystem inflammatory syndrome of children (MIS-C), which, as…

Keys to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease – Drs. Ayesha and Dean Sherzai

Keys to Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease – Drs. Ayesha and Dean Sherzai

While we accept the notion of the important influences of lifestyle choices as they relate, for example, to the heart, the immune system, lung function, longevity,…

The Source of Our Most Challenging Epidemic

The Source of Our Most Challenging Epidemic

As you may recall, the last time we had the opportunity to interview Dr. Robert Lustig was when he published The Hacking of the American Mind,…

How Are We to Interpret the New Dietary Guidelines for Americans?

How Are We to Interpret the New Dietary Guidelines for Americans?

The United States government recently issued its Dietary Guidelines for Americans. This happens every five years so we are now going to have these guidelines in…

A Cardiologist Speaks from the Heart

A Cardiologist Speaks from the Heart

I was recently participating in a room on a new social media platform, Clubhouse, when a very amiable gentleman was invited to the stage to speak.…

How COVID Threatens the Brain – With Dr. Frank Heppner

How COVID Threatens the Brain – With Dr. Frank Heppner

How does SARS-CoV-2 reach the brain? This is actually a critically important question for which we now have meaningful answers. In this podcast, I have the…

The Role of Infectious Agents in Autoimmune Conditions

The Role of Infectious Agents in Autoimmune Conditions

Please enjoy our exciting new format! It has been estimated that some 50 million Americans have been diagnosed with an autoimmune disease. As such, we have…

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, M.D. and Dr. Elissa Epel

The Empowering Neurologist – David Perlmutter, M.D. and Dr. Elissa Epel

How well we age is actually something we can control. We are learning more and more that there are correlations between our “aging,” in other words…