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36 minutes | 7 days ago
013. Medicare vs Medicaid Explained
Medicare is the national health insurance program for those 65 and over and those with a disability. Medicaid is the national health insurance program for those who live below the poverty line. Did you know that Medicaid can also help pay for long-term healthcare costs if you plan correctly? Elder law attorney, Linda Redlisky shares the differences between the programs and what you need to know to ensure that your elder loved one's health costs are covered.
46 minutes | 14 days ago
012. What is Hypnotherapy? How Hypnosis Can Heal Chronic Pain, Anxiety and Illness
Hypnosis is one of the world's oldest forms of medicine dating back over 5,000 years ago. Hypnosis states were used for healing. By using focused thoughts and reducing peripheral awareness, one is able to change their behavior thus affecting his/her physical body. Lisa Ludovici, a medical support hypnosis practitioner, shares how you can command your mind to naturally heal and nourish your body.
21 minutes | 21 days ago
011. How Medical Cannabis Works
In this episode of Modern Aging, Risa shares a recorded visit from 2019 with her mom, her sister, and cannabis doctor Dr. June Chin. Dr. Chin has been treating patients with medical cannabis for over 20 years. This consultation contains useful information about how medical cannabis can be used to treat Parkinson’s Disease among many other illnesses.
21 minutes | a month ago
010. Treating Covid-19 At Home With Ayurveda and TCM
One of Risa’s friends developed Covid symptoms in March at the beginning of the pandemic. She treated her Covid symptoms with a combination of Western medicine, Ayurveda, and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) at home. She had a wide range of early signs such as cough, sore throat, nausea and extreme fatigue. As we discover more about this virus, learn some effective integrated treatments for flu-symptoms or Covid-19 at home.
57 minutes | a month ago
009. Vitamin D, Zinc, Sleep, Stress Management - Boost Your Immune System to Fight Flu, Colds, Covid-19
Dr. Pamela Yee, MD is a functional medicine doctor who is board certified in internal medicine and holistic medicine. In practice, she takes time to fully understand her patients individually by diving deep to find the root cause of a particular problem. As we continue to battle Covid-19, Dr. Yee shares many ways in which we can all boost our immune system as cooler weather rolls around. In this conversation, she talks about the four foundations of the immune system: sleep, stress, exercise, and diet in addition to the supplements you should take.
39 minutes | a month ago
008. Menopause Symptoms and Latest Treatments
Why is talking about menopause so taboo? It happens to EVERY woman. It's a time of transition for women and we need to talk about it more openly. Amanda Thebes, author of Menopocalypse: How I Learned To Thrive During Menopause and How You Can Too shares her experience with perimenopause at age 42. It took her 2 years to be diagnosed properly! That's crazy. Women can spend 8-10 years leading up to menopause, otherwise also known as post-menopause. There is a laundry list of possible symptoms such as being exhaustion, weight gain, and hot flashes. If you are a woman, learning about available treatments and resources will help you get through menopause. This is also for men, too, because you should know what's happening to the women in your life when they hit this stage in life.
50 minutes | 2 months ago
007. How To Deal With Stress and Anxiety
Anxiety is prevalent right now because of the ongoing uncertainty of the Covid-19 pandemic, political unrest, and overall daily stress. Paul Gowin, certified high performance expert, former Mustang Marine and founder of the Take Command Project, shares several tools to help us get a handle on our emotions. One of the tools that Paul shares is breathwork. He talks us through how to use our breath to gain perspective so that we can orient ourselves to take action.
49 minutes | 2 months ago
004. What is Ayurveda? What's Your Dosha (Pitta, Vatta, Kapha)?
Today’s guest is Dr. Bhaswati Bhattacharya. She is an Ayurvedic and holistic medical doctor practicing in New York. She shares the basics of India's 5000+ year old healing modality and how its treatments are used for many illnesses by restoring the body back in balance so that the immune system can function at its optimum to fight disease and sickness.
25 minutes | 3 months ago
002. Top Reasons To Retire in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Risa Morimoto chats with friend and real estate agent Taniel Chemsian in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and talk about the top reasons why you should retire in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico and what it is really like to live there.
9 minutes | 3 months ago
003. 5 Ways To Lose Weight Permanently
For many of us, quarantine has led to weight gain because we’ve found comfort in food and sedentary activities like binge watching movies. In this episode of Modern Aging, host and integrative nutrition health coach Risa Morimoto walks through how to permanently lose the weight by implementing healthy lifestyle changes.
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