Dr. Ritamarie Loscalzo interviews Heather Tick, MD
In this show you'll learn:
- What does food have anything to do with pain
- Why not to just use drugs to manage pain
- How to manage your pain
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Chronic pain is a growing problem, one that affects more people than before, with increasing severity; and now there are new types of pain that are unresponsive to conventional therapies. There is a growing body of scientific literature explaining the mechanisms of pain and how we experience it. But despite more research and knowledge, there are still people with a confusing collections of symptoms that defy explanation. For these people, chronic pain is just one piece of a complex puzzle that is the healthy human body.
Join Dr. Ritamarie and Heather Tick, MD, as they discuss ways to seek to help people get through the ins and outs of pain treatment and management.
Using both the data of modern science and the time-proven traditions of complementary medicine, Dr. Heather Tick, M.D., has helped tens of thousands of patients reach their peak levels of health. For over twenty years, Dr. Tick has dedicated herself to researching evidence-based holistic treatments for pain and inflammation. A multiple-book author, including the highly acclaimed Holistic Pain Relief -¬ An In-Depth Guide to Managing Chronic Pain, Dr. Tick empowers her patients to live free of pain and full of life.
Dr. Tick is driven by her belief in the strength of the human body. “We change our body chemistry every time we eat,” she reminds us. Dr. Tick blends the precision of Western medicine with research-based complementary treatments to forge an innovative approach to healthcare.
As the first holder of the prestigious Gunn-Loke Endowed Professorship of Integrative Pain Medicine at the University of Washington, Dr. Tick incorporates functional medicine in her practice for gentle treatment and long-term results. In addition, Dr. Tick serves at the forefront of research and teaching as a Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Washington in the departments of Family Medicine and Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine. She was also an Adjunct Professor at the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College (CMCC).
Dr. Tick has put together an exclusive offer just for Dr. Ritamarie listeners. Receive a free copy of Dr. Tick's most recent book, Holistic Pain Relief. You just need to pay shipping and handling.
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Dr. Ritamarie has an “Eat Your Way Out of Pain Home Study Program.” It includes a downloaded recording of a 2 hour teleclass, an anti-inflammatory recipe guide, a shopping list and checklists, flowcharts of your body's inflammatory pathways, and bonus resources, including the Lunch and Dinner along with the Power Breakfast e-books, as well as the Transforming Stress Kit.
Check out Dr. Ritamarie's VITAL Health Community for additional resources on the role that plants and herbs play on your hormones and digestive health, as well as strategies to include in your daily routines to achieve more vitality.
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