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How much does our environment — not to mention conventional medicine — really harm our health?
Dr. David Minkoff shares his journey from the ER to functional medicine and describes the many problems people face with heavy metal toxicity in this mercury-free Living 4D conversation.
- David decided he was going to be a doctor at age 6. (9:09)
- David’s switch to functional medicine began when his wife suffered from mercury toxicity. (14:02)
- Developing Metal-Free. (24:37)
- The number of people David has tested who have high levels of metals and chemicals in their bodies is staggering. (39:53)
- Common symptoms and health challenges with heavy metal toxicity. (54:52)
- Medicine works in emergency situations but not for everyday health problems that can be just as deadly. (1:05:21)
- Could your low vitamin D levels be caused by glyphosate exposure? (1:20:16)
- Autism rates were VERY LOW when David was a resident physician in 1978. (1:31:40)
- “Out of all of the things we’re teaching you about medicine, only about half of it will end up being true, but we don’t know which half.” (1:42:20)
- Do you have enough chymotrypsin in your body? (1:50:47)
- The toxicity of whey protein. (2:08:52)
- David competes in his next triathlon this fall. (2:30:20)
- The Search For The Perfect Protein: The Key to Solving Weight Loss, Depression, Fatigue, Insomnia and Osteoporosis by Dr. David Minkoff
- David’s 2019 article, 7 Things I Learned From Doing Triathlon in My 70s, in triathlete
- Food Fix: How to Save Our Health, Our Economy, Our Communities and Our Planet One Bite at a Time by Dr. Mark Hyman
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