"Insulin Resistance" with Dr. Robert Maki, ND

There is a growing body of research indicating that chronically elevated
levels of insulin, leading to insulin resistance is at the heart of
several chronic diseases afflicting our society: obesity, Type II
Diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, high blood pressure, fatty
liver (NAFLD), poly-cystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS), cancer, and even
Alzheimer's disease. It is important to understand these are not stand
alone conditions, but are all related to one dysfunctional metabolic
process. We will discuss the role elevated insulin has in the
development of these conditions and why a whole foods based diet is
critical to improving the dysfunction.

Dr. Robert Maki is a
Naturopathic Doctor and a graduate of Bastyr University in Seattle, WA.
Dr. Maki is also a faculty member at Hawthorn University and maintains a
private practice in Southern California, which is focused on
Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT) and other hormonal
problems such as Diabetes, thyroid disorders and weight loss. In
addition to his private practice and role at Hawthorn, Dr. Maki is the
host of a healthy weight loss podcast on iTunes titled "The Dr. Rob