Synthesis by Jeffrey Bland
“ We need to listen to the patients' story and develop a response to it. The approach to complex syndromes may be much more profound than just trying to point a round peg into a square hole and get a singular diagnosis. ”
Jeffrey S. Bland, PhD

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Synthesis by Jeffrey Bland, PhD

Date Topics 
1/1/2012 Jake Orville & Dr. Marc Penn Cleveland HeartLab
Biomarkers, cardiovascular health, testing, cholesterol, Framingham, hs-CRP, F2-isoprostane, myeloperoxidase, Lipoprotein-associated phospholipase, particle number
2/1/2012 Kristi Hughes
Private Practice
Naturopathy, functional medicine, education, IFM, statins, diabetes mellitus, Women's Health Initiative, WHI, postmenopausal women
3/1/2012 Deanna Minich
Food & Spirit
Phytochemicals, biological response modifiers, red yeast rice, monocolins, glycemic load, Mediterranean diet, food plan, patient education, lifestyle medicine
4/1/2012 Jay Lombard
Genomind, LLC
Neurology, psychiatry, Alzheimer's disease, dementia, autism, schizophrenia, homocysteine, biomarkers, genetic testing, pharmacology, phytochemicals, neurohormesis, Genomind
5/1/2012 Tim Guilford
ReadiSorb Liposomal Glutathione
Glutahione, Parkinson's disease, autism, methylation, cystic fibrosis, gamma glutamyl transpeptidase, intracellular, antioxidant, mesencephalic
6/1/2012 Mark Houston
Hypertension Institute
Cardiovascular disease, hypertension, lipids, prevention, statins, nutraceuticals, omega-3 fatty acids, lifestyle
7/1/2012 Mark Hyman
The UltraWellness Center
Institute for Functional Medicine,IFM, Clinton Global Initiative, Daniel Plan, Rick Warren, social networks, self-care, sociogenomics, Peers for Progress, diabesity, Blood Sugar Solution
8/1/2012 Christopher D'Adamo
University of Maryland
Joel Wallach, selenium, Klaus Schwarz Award, gene-environment interaction, metabolic memory, metformin, gut microbiota, integrative medicine, academic medicine
9/1/2012 William Harris
Health Diagnostics Laboratory
Fish oil, omega-3 fatty acids, EPA, DHA, cholesterol, lipids, LDL, HDL, cardiovascular disease, cardioprotection
10/1/2012 Paul Clayton
Life expectancy, chronic disease, degenerative disease, mid-Victorian era, nutrition, heirloom cultivars, phytochemicals, environmental signals, taste receptors
11/1/2012 Walter Gall
Diabetes, insulin signaling, peroxisome proliferator receptor, PPAR, alpha, gamma, agonists, thiazolidinedones, mitochondria, brown fat, adipose cells
12/1/2012 Dale Bredesen
Buck Institute for Research on Aging
Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, diabetes, aging, Buck Institute, prions, prionic loop, neurodegenerative disease, Stanley Prusiner, protein misfolding, scrapie, alpha-synuclein, tau, amyloid precursor protein, caspase activation, neurite retraction, synapses, apoptosis, brain-derived neurotropic factor (BDNF), plasticity