Dr. Charles Raison on Depression, the Immune-Brain Interface & Whole-Body Hyperthermia
Dr. Charles Raison’s research focuses on inflammation and the development of depression in response to illness and stress. He also examines the physical and behavioral effects of compassion training on the brain, inflammatory processes, and behavior as well as the effect of heat stress as a potentially therapeutic intervention major depressive disorder.
Dr. Eric Verdin on Ketogenic Diet Longevity, Beta-Hydroxybutyrate, HDAC Inhibitors & NAD+
Eric M. Verdin, M.D. is the fifth president and chief executive officer of the Buck Institute for Research on Aging and is a professor of Medicine at UCSF.
Dr. Satchin Panda on Practical Implementation of Time-Restricted Eating & Shift Work Strategies
It's time to abandon ad libitum! This is an almost two-hour round 2 episode with Dr. Satchin Panda focused on practical implementation of time-restricted eating, various circadian insights, and much more.
Dr. Guido Kroemer on Autophagy, Caloric Restriction Mimetics, Fasting & Protein Acetylation
Dr. Guido Kroemer is a professor at the University of Paris Descartes and an expert in immunology, cancer biology, aging, and autophagy.
Dr. Jari Laukkanen on Sauna Use for the Prevention of Cardiovascular & Alzheimer’s Disease
Dr. Laukkanen has been conducting long-term trials looking at the health effects of sauna use in a population of over 2,000 middle-aged men in Finland. The results? Massive reductions in mortality and memory disease in a dose-dependent fashion at 20-year follow-up.
Judith Campisi, Ph.D. on Cellular Senescence, Mitochondrial Dysfunction, Cancer & Aging
Dr. Judith Campisi is a professor of biogerontology at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging, a co-editor in chief of the Aging Journal and an expert on the role of cellular senescence in the aging process and development of cancer.
Gordon Lithgow, Ph.D. on Protein Aggregation, Iron Overload & the Search for Longevity Compounds
Dr. Gordon Lithgow is a professor of gerontology at the Buck Institute for Research on Aging. The topic of conversation in this episode is especially focused on Dr. Lithgow's work with C. elegans, which a tiny nematode worm he uses to interrogate questions involving the aging process and lifespan extension.
Refined Sugar and Its Effects on Mortality, the Brain, Cancer, Hormones & More
What does science says surrounding the consumption of refined sugar? Covering mortality and aging, brain function, memory, neuroinflammation, development of cancer, sex hormones, addiction & more.
Does Saturated Fat Cause Heart Disease?
Several associative studies that have found a link between saturated fat and heart disease... should we be concerned?
The Underlying Mechanisms of Depression
Systemic inflammation is an important mechanism that research shows may have a very interesting relationship with depression.
Roland Griffiths, Ph.D. on Psilocybin, Psychedelic Therapies & Mystical Experiences
Dr. Roland Griffiths is a clinical pharmacologist at Johns Hopkins and one of the world's foremost researchers on the psychedelic compound psilocybin.
Jed Fahey, Sc.D. on Isothiocyanates, the Nrf2 Pathway, Moringa & Sulforaphane Supplementation
Dr. Jed W. Fahey is a nutritional biochemist with deep experience researching isothiocyanates like sulforaphane.
Sulforaphane and Its Effects on Cancer, Mortality, Aging, Brain and Behavior, Heart Disease & More
This podcast is about one of the most important biological pathways you could possibly take the time to learn about: the NRF2 pathway.
Sauna Use and Building Resilience to Stress with Dr. Rhonda Patrick
This episode is a presentation Dr. Rhonda Patrick delivered at the Biohacker Summit in Helsinki, Finland in 2016.
Valter Longo, Ph.D. on the Fasting-Mimicking Diet & Fasting for Longevity, Cancer & Multiple Sclerosis
Dr. Rhonda Patrick speaks with Dr. Valter Longo, a professor of gerontology and biological sciences and director of the longevity institute at the University of Southern California.
How To Increase Sulforaphane in Broccoli Sprouts by ~3.5-fold
This is a video on how to plausibly increase the sulforaphane created from the glucoraphanin in your broccoli sprouts by up to 3.5-fold.
Ruth Patterson, Ph.D. on Time-Restricted Eating in Humans & Breast Cancer Prevention
This episode features Dr. Ruth Patterson, a professor in the UC San Diego Department of Family Medicine and Public Health as well as Associate Director of Population Sciences and leader of the Cancer Prevention program at Moores Cancer Center at UC San Diego Health.
Satchin Panda, Ph.D. on Time-Restricted Feeding and Its Effects on Obesity, Muscle Mass & Heart Health
Dr. Rhonda Patrick speaks with Dr. Satchin Panda, a professor at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla California. Satchin's work deals specifically with the timing of food and it's relationship with our biological clocks, which are governed by a circadian rhythm.
Smoothie #2: Prebiotics, Phytochemicals, "Anti-Nutrients" & Hydrolyzed Collagen
A modest change on the "micronutrient smoothie" that also talks about the beneficial compounds that don't qualify as micronutrients.
Ray Cronise on Cold Thermogenesis, Intermittent Fasting, Weight Loss & Healthspan
Dr. Rhonda Patrick speaks with Ray Cronise, a former NASA material scientist and co-founder of zero gravity, a company that offers weightless parabolic flights to consumers and researchers.
Dominic D'Agostino, Ph.D. on Modified Atkins Diet, Ketosis, Supplemental Ketones and More
This podcast is with Dr. Dominic D'Agostino, an assistant professor at the University of South Florida in Tampa and all around expert on ketosis.
Peter Attia, M.D. on Macronutrient Thresholds for Longevity and Performance, Cancer & More
Dr. Peter Attia is the founder of Attia Medical, a medical practice with offices in San Diego and New York City, focusing on the applied science of longevity and optimal performance.
Rich Roll on Self-Transformation, Environmental Impact of Food, and the Plant-Based Diet
This podcast features Rich Roll. Rich is an author, a podcaster, as well as founder and first person to complete the EPIC5 Challenge.
Dr. Darya and Kevin Rose Talk Meditation Retreats, Diet, Seasonal Eating, and More
Dr. Darya Rose & husband Kevin Rose join Rhonda for a chat about multi-day silent meditation retreats, Kevin's experiments with a ketogenic diet, and some ideas and other projects he's working.
Dr. Pierre Capel on the Power of the Mind & the Science of Wim Hof
Dr. Rhonda Patrick interviews Dr. Pierre Capel, professor emeritus in experimental immunology at the Utrecht University in the Netherlands where he researched a wide range of topics from genetic modification to cancer immunotherapy.
Wim Hof (the Iceman) on Defeating Extreme Cold & Attenuating the Immune Response
Dr. Rhonda Patrick interviews Wim Hof and discusses the 2014 study on his technique with him.
PRESENTATION: Rhonda Speaks at the Orthomolecular Congress in Bussum, Netherlands
Dr. Rhonda Patrick delivers the keynote lecture at the Orthomolecular Medicine Congress in Bussum, Netherlands (MBOG Congres 2015). Discussion: prevalency of micronutrient inadequacy & Dr. Bruce Ames' triage theory.
How The Gut Microbiota Affects Our Health with Dr. Erica & Dr. Justin Sonnenburg
Drs. Erica and Justin Sonnenburg both research the interaction between diet and the trillions of bacteria in the gut.
Dr. Ronald Krauss on LDL Cholesterol, Particle Size, Heart Disease & Atherogenic Dyslipidemia
Dr. Ronald Krauss, M.D. is the director of atherosclerosis research at Children’s Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Adjunct Professor at UCSF and UC Berkeley.
Dr. Aubrey de Grey and Dr. Rhonda Patrick Talk Aging
Dr. Aubrey de Grey is a biomedical gerontologist and the founder of the SENS research foundation which aims to find technologies that can repair the various types of damage that occur during the aging process.
Tim Ferriss on Biomarkers, Ketosis, Microbiome, and Lyme Disease
Tim Ferriss, notorious self-experimenter, angel investor, startup advisor, NY Times bestselling author (3x), and much more.
Jim Kean Talks Biomarkers, Building a Spectator Sport
Jim Kean is the CEO of National Pro Grid League (NPGL) and founder of WellnessFX.
Dr. Bruce Ames Talks CHORI-Bar Weight Loss
Dr. Rhonda Patrick speaks with Dr. Bruce Ames, about a micronutrient- and fiber-dense nutrition bar (referred to as the CHORI bar) that was developed in the Ames laboratory.
Personalize Your Nutrition Based On Genetics
This video breaks down, point-by-point what gene polymorphisms you might look at, and how they relate to very specific micronutrients.
Bruce Ames on Triage Theory, Longevity Vitamins & Micronutrients
Dr. Bruce Ames discusses his triage theory, which he proposes that the body has developed a rationing response to shortages of micronutrients (vitamins and minerals) throughout evolution.
DEBUNKED: 2/3rds of Cancer "Just Bad Luck"
Is cancer just bad luck? To some degree, yes... but there's also a very, very large environmental and lifestyle component.
Dr. Frans Kuypers on Placenta as a Source of Bankable Stem Cells
Dr. Frans Kuypers and his lab pioneered a technique that helps retrieve pluripotent stem cells from placental tissue, which is routinely needless discarded worldwide.
George Brooks, Ph.D. on Lactate Shuttle Theory, Relevance for Traumatic Brain Injury & More
Lactate has been shown not be the cause of muscle fatigue, but to actually be a source of energy itself, even being metabolized greedily with a greater degree of preference than many other more well-known sources of energy, such as glucose. Recent research has demonstrated that this lactate metabolism pathway has a very special importance in the context of traumatic brain injury.
Krill Oil's Brain-DHA Advantage
There may be something special about sources of omega-3 that are richer in the phosphatidylcholine form of DHA.
Do Antioxidants Cause Cancer?
Dr. Rhonda Patrick explains what antioxidants are, why they are important, and how they prevent DNA damage, a well-known cancer initiator.
Dr. Terry Wahls Discusses Her Multiple Sclerosis Protocol
Dr. Terry Wahls discusses the protocol she used to reverse her secondary-progressive multiple sclerosis.
Joe Rogan Experience #502 - Dr. Rhonda Patrick
Dr. Rhonda Patrick makes her second appearance on the Joe Rogan Experience.
3 Mechanisms for Magnesium Deficiency
Decreased consumption of chlorophyll containing vegetables, decreased absorption, and increased excretion is largely the primary reasons why apprximately 45% of US population is deficient in magnesium.
Maximizing Your Mitochondria with Magnesium
Dr. Patrick describes how magnesium, an essential mineral that ~56% of the US population is deficient in, can help you maximize your mitochondria to increase oxidative capacity and, potentially, enhance exercise performance.
"Hacking Your Genes" at SF Nerd Nite
Dr. Rhonda Patrick talks about transgenerational effects of caloric restriction on longevity, B-vitamins silencing bad genes, cognitive stimulation reversing neurodegenerative disease, exercise increases neurogenesis, and ways in which vitamin D might influence aging.
Sleep, Daylight Anchoring, and Effects on Memory & Obesity with Dan Pardi
Dan Pardi is a Ph.D candidate that researches sleep neurobiology at Stanford and University of Leiden. He is also co-founder of Dan’s Plan, an online wellness and technology company.
Low-Carb Lemon Tart Dessert (High Citrate & Choline)
In this video Dr. Rhonda Patrick shares her recipe for low-carb lemon tart and demonstrates how to make it.
Nutrigenomics, Epigenetics, and Stress Tolerance (IHMC Talk #1)
Our genes influence the way we absorb and metabolize micronutrients. Nutrigenomics looks at the influence genetic variation has over micronutrient absorption/metabolism and the biological consequences of this dynamic relationship.
Joe Rogan Experience #1054 - Dr. Rhonda Patrick
Dr. Rhonda Patrick makes her seventh appearance on the Joe Rogan Experience.