Month: April 2017

#135: Connie Strasheim – Author, Beyond a Glass of Milk and a Hot Bath

In this episode you will learn:
• How Connie overcome her chronic Lyme insomnia
• How Adrenal fatigue can wreck your sleep
• Which of the dozens of treatments she tried truly helped her recover her sleep.

Connie Strasheim is a medical researcher and writer, and the author, co-author or ghostwriter of 11 health and wellness books. The topics she writes about include Lyme disease, cancer, nutrition, sleep, detoxification and spiritual wellness, and she collaborates with some of the world’s best integrative and holistic doctors in her work.

Connie became passionate about medicine and healing as a result of her decade-long battle with Lyme disease, which led her on a quest to find better answers for herself and others, since the conventional medical community had failed to provide her and others she knew with real solutions for Lyme disease.

In addition to authoring books, Connie is a copywriter and editor for the Alternative Cancer Research Institute and ProHealth’s Lyme disease website. She is also helps people who battle chronic illness to retrore body, mind and spirit – through prayer.

#134: $1000 Student Scholarship Available – Nate Preston

Nate Preston is a lawyer in Scottsdale, AZ. Inspired by his wife’s battle with Lyme disease, Nate has created a scholarship for students dealing with chronic Lyme.

You can find the short application here:

#133: Tony & Frances – The Monster Inside Me Lyme Documentary

In this episode you will learn:
• How Tony and Frances fought to keep their relationship during the darkest pasrts of their Lyme Journey
• How their creative process helped shed light on understanding Lyme
• The importance of faith and friends in healing.

Tony Silva and Frances Martinez are a couple that loves the arts, film, photography, beauty, and the truth. They want to raise awareness about this horrible disease, but we also want the world to truly UNDERSTAND what it is like to have it and be in the middle of its madness.

Tony is a native of the Amazon state, in Brazil. He grew up in the U.S. and in his mid 30’s began working with movies, and documentaries.

Frances grew up near the Rockies and started showing a deep passion for photography in her early 20’s and went on to study at the Art Institute Of Colorado. Today, she is a full-time professional photographer and travels around the country capturing everything from nature to weddings.

#132: Dr. Terry Wahls – New Wahls’ Protocol Cookbook

In this episode you will learn:
• The similarities between treating VA patients and lyme disease patients
• How to create shift from your “food budget” to your “grocery budget”
• How to survive eating at a restaurant

Dr. Terry Wahls is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa where she conducts clinical trials that test the effect of nutrition and lifestyle interventions to treat MS and other progressive health problems.

She is also a patient with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis, which confined her to a tilt-recline wheelchair for four years. Dr. Wahls restored her health using a diet and lifestyle program she designed specifically for her brain and now pedals her bike to work each day. She is the author several books including her new cookbook The Wahls Protocol Cooking for Life: The Revolutionary Modern Paleo Plan to Treat All Chronic Autoimmune Conditions.