Focus on Nutrition and Nutrition Science
About This Show
Ever-increasing evidence points to the importance of nutrition in preventing and managing disease. Through a thorough examination of metabolic and physiological responses of the body to diet and nutrition, we seek to highlight current topics, research and best practices in this field.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Allergens on the Rise Due to Missing Gut Bacteria?
Host: Brian P. McDonough, MD, FAAFP
Guest: Tanya Altmann
To investigate the concerning rise in both asthma and allergies in children, Dr. Brian McDonough is joined by Dr. Tanya Altmann, Pediatrician and Editor in Chief of the American Academy of Pediatrics parenting books, to discuss why a missing gut microbiome may be the potential cause and how nutrition and probiotics play a vital role in a child's growth and development.Read more »