ADDITIONAL RESOURCES
Welcome to the Resources page where I post articles and share my favorite sites and podcasts related to the three areas of focus in my practice.
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HEALTH & WELLNESS

Websites and corresponding free podcasts from some of the best Functional Medicine doctors around.  I use these doctors' information in my work as a health and wellness coach. The list is in alphabetical order:

Dr. Evan Brand

podcast: The Evan Brand Show, Functional Medicine Coach

 

Dr. Anna Cabeca, The Girlfriend Doctor

Dr. Alan Christianson

podcast: Medical Myths, Legends and Fairytales 

 

Dr. Kara Fitzgerald:

podcast:  New Frontiers in Functional Medicine, with Dr. Kara Fitzgerald

Dr. Mark Hyman:

podcast: The Doctor’s Farmacy, with Dr. Mark Hyman

podcast:  Broken Brain Podcast with Dhru Purohit, in partnership with Dr. Hyman

 

Dr. Datis Kharrazian:

Facebook live: every Thursday at noon, PT

 

Dr. Chris Kresser

podcast:  Revolution Health Radio, with Dr. Chris Kresser

 

Andrea Nakayama, Functional Nutritionist:

podcast: 15-minute Matrix

 

 Dr. Michael Ruscio, DC - Digestion, Thyroid, and Functional Medicine Doctor:

podcast: Health, Nutrition, Functional Medicine, with Dr. Ruscio

 

 Dr. Izabella Wentz, Thyroid Doctor

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Where grown-ups keep growing

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Living in a green, vital and engaged community

 

Could Your 60s & 70s be the best decades of life?

An article in The Guardian

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END OF LIFE 

Death Positive and Conscious Dying:

 

Boom Time for Death Planning

A New York Times article by Jennifer Miller on the growth of creative businesses focusing on end of life planning

 

It’s My Right: The Handmade Death

A film by Herta Sturmann about her mother’s conscious death

 

When Breath Becomes Air

A presentation by Lucy Kalanithi, MD for the Mission Hospice Author Services

Hiring an End Of Life Doula

An NPR report on how people are increasingly turning to doulas to facilitate end of life

 

Dying Consciously

Interesting information defining conscious dying

 

Death Cafe

A safe place to talk about death

         

Death Over Dinner

A place to initiate conversations about death with your family or community

         

Stanford Letter Project

Considering your life review and legacy 

 

Advance Planning websites to help you determine your wishes if you are unable to speak for yourself:

 

Five Wishes

 

Compassionate Choices

My end of life decisions and advance planning guide & toolkit

 

Advance Care Planning

 

Cake

Comprehensive end-of-life planning resources

 

Play the Go Wish card game online

Information about Palliative and Hospice Care:

 

National Hospice Foundation

 

NIH – Palliative Care Materials

 

Start the Conversation

Personal Stories

Hospice Action Network  

Alternatives to a Traditional Burial or Cremation:

 

Alternative burials and lotsa good articles

 

Green Burial Council

 

Become a Tree

 

Water cremation

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