7 Ways Your Stuffy Nose Can Make You Fat [Podcast 34]

+ 7 Ways to Lose Weight Without Dieting

In this episode, Kathy and I will reveal the 7 Ways Your Stuffy Nose Can Make You Fat. Download MP3  |  Subscribe Show Notes FDA obesity statistics WHO obesity statistics Wall-E Movie 7 Ways Your Stuffy Nose Can Make You Fat      1. Stress due to breathing poorly           Why […]

5 Proven Strategies to Lose Weight If You Have Sleep Apnea

Erica was a young woman who I saw yesterday for sleep apnea. She commented to me that despite eating healthy meals, limiting her calorie intake, and exercising regularly, she’s still gaining weight. This seems to be a very common problem for many people today, whether or not you have obstructive sleep apnea. Although it’s been shown […]

5 Ways Doctors Are Making You Sick

One of the foundational principles of medicine is, Primum non nicer, a Latin phrase that means “first, do no harm.” No physician wants any harm to come to their patients. But in this day and age, it’s a given that patients may sometimes be injured, even if you practice high-quality, evidence-based textbook medicine.  A frightening revelation that I had a few […]

How Doctors Are Making You Fat

Now that it’s the day after New Years, many of you likely made a resolution to lose weight. I’m not going to go into any detail about what you should eat or how you should exercise, since that’s not my area of expertise. What I can say is that poor sleep in general will promote weight gain. It’s […]

7 Drugs That Can Cause Obstructive Sleep Apnea

A psychologist colleague of mine once told me that at the hospital where he works, many of his patients are on antipsychotic and antidepressant medications. A significant number of these patients will go on to gain significant weight, snore heavily, and end up dying of heart attacks or strokes. While this is purely anecdotal, based on […]