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Holiday Health Hacks, How to Make the Season of Indulgence as Healthy as Possible with Dr. Liz Cruz

Dr. Liz Cruz is a gastroenterologist, an author, and (most importantly,) a parent of four children. She is the creator of  wellness products designed to promote all-natural, holistic wellness. Cruz's products have received critical acclaim and are widely praised for effectively reducing the need for prescription medicine. Cruz is a Diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American Board of Gastroenterology. She is a member of the American Gastroenterological Association and the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.

For More Information Visit:  http://www.drlizcruz.com

Good Food Media Network Bringing Food Transparency to the Restaurant Industry with Sara Brito

An entrepreneur of ideas, strategic thinker and doer, and food lover with a zest for life, Sara Brito is Co-Founder of the Good Food Media Network, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that produces and publishes the Good Food 100 Restaurants™.

Sara is a 20-year food (Chefs Collaborative, The Kitchen, Snooze), advertising/digital media/technology (Crispin, Porter + Bogusky, Digitas), and Fortune 100 (American Express, The New York Times, AOL) industry veteran with a successful track record leading people and change to make big ideas happen. While serving on the Board of Slow Food NYC, she co-created and launched the Slow Food ‘Snail of Approval’ program, a designation given to restaurants, bars, food and beverage artisans that contribute to the quality, authenticity and sustainability of the food supply of the City of New York. Under Sara's leadership, Chefs Collaborative was nominated for the 2016 Taste Talks inaugural "Outstanding Nonprofit" award, and three of her past clients, The Kitchen, Big Green, Domino's, and Vail Resorts (EpicMix), were named to Fast Company's 2016 and 2018 World's Most Innovative Companies list. Her work has been featured on the cover of The New York Times Magazine ("Broccoli’s Extreme Makeover").

In 2015, she was invited by the U.S. Department of State and the James Beard Foundation to speak at the American Chef Rally at ExpoMilano in Milan, Italy, and in 2018 she was invited by HRH The Prince of Wales to attend a Crop Trust reception at Clarence House in London, England recognizing leaders from around the world for their dedication to sustainability and biodiversity.

Sara's roots in food began growing up in a small farming community in Western New York known as 'Home of the Peach Festival.' She currently lives in Boulder, CO and Brooklyn, NY.

Stress Tips for this Holiday Season with Dr. Eudene Harry MD

Eudene Harry MD is the medical director for Oasis Wellness and Rejuvenation Center, a wellness practice devoted to integrative holistic care. She is a veteran physician with over 20 years of experience. Dr. Harry earned her medical degree and performed her residency at Thomas Jefferson University.

Dr. Harry is the author of three books designed to empower the individual to get started on their path to optimal health. She has published extensively on the topics of reducing stress, healthy lifestyle choices, and regaining youthfulness. She regularly contributes to television and radio shows nationwide. www.drharrymd.com

Realizing the American Dream with Sixtus Z. Atabong

Sixtus Z. Atabong, PA-C, President and Founder of Purpose Medical Mission (PMM) is a neurosurgery Physician Assistant. PMM is a nonprofit organization focusing on developing sustainable healthcare infrastructure and services in developing countries. It has helped build clinics and hospitals in Cameroon, The Democratic Republic of Congo, Nicaragua, and Guatemala. Sixtus believes in empowering communities with the knowledge and tools to address the global threat of health disparity and lack of basic education.


Sixtus is the recipient of numerous local and national awards for his leadership and humanitarian work, including the Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center Hall of Fame Award and the American Red Cross Humanitarian of Year Award. In 2013, he was awarded the PA Service to the Underserved Award by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Sixtus was born and raised in a small farming village in Muyuka Sub-division, Cameroon, West Africa. He migrated to the United States in 1995 where he faced many challenges, but eventually obtained a Bachelor of Science degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences and a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. He uses his life experiences and voice to motivate individuals on attaining their God-given purpose. He speaks on issues such as, living a purposeful life, realizing your American dream, financial independence, and racial relations.
Sixtus' goals in life have been achieved through faith and self-determination. He enjoys traveling the world with his family and learning about different cultures. He lives in Lubbock, Texas, with his wife, Kyu Mee, and their two sons.

https://sixtusatabong.com/

https://purposemedicalmission.org/

https://www.amazon.com/My-Fathers-Gift-Purpose-Journey/dp/1633936759

Outsmart Your Pain, with Lisa Barr, MD Achieve Resilience and Optimal Health

Lisa Barr, M.D. is a #1 international bestselling author and a native of Virginia Beach, Virginia. She is a seasoned physician with over 30 years of medical experience. Her passion for finding unique solutions for people living with painful musculoskeletal conditions has consistently garnered her recognition and acclaim. She is an alumna of Eastern Virginia Medical School, finishing as Chief Resident in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation in 1988.

In her clinical practice, as a Physiatrist she focuses on innovative methods to help guide people to optimal recovery, assisting each person to achieve their best functional outcome. By embracing both the newest technologies and the 'fine art of healing,' she is recognized as a driving force of change in the medical field both locally and nationally. Over the last 20 years, she has pioneered a range of regenerative medicine modalities - including platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and stem cell therapies - that facilitate the body to heal itself.

She was the first physician in her area to integrate this special blend of techniques into her unique medical model which also includes traditional interventional pain therapies, osteopathic manipulation, use of diagnostic musculoskeletal ultrasound, energy work, mind-body medicine, and Integrative and Functional Medicine. Her patients vary in age and occupation from professional and amateur athletes and dancers to firefighters, military personnel, busy homemakers, proud grandparents, boardroom executives, and more.

She has consistently been honored by her peers as a 'Top Doc' locally and statewide. She was selected as one of Hampton Road's 2012's Top Business Women of the Year.

A healer, teacher, and innovator at heart, she is interested in promoting pain literacy to others, as well as helping people understand how to harness the power of the mind-body connection to live pain-free, achieve resilience and optimal health. www.lisabarrmd.com

Using the Lessons and Discipline of Yoga to Build Leadership and Your Business with Julie Rosenberg, M.D.

Julie Rosenberg is a physician executive who works in the pharmaceutical industry where she oversees a multi-million-dollar global drug development program. In addition, Julie has devoted the last 15 years to the in-depth study and practice of yoga. She received her advanced teaching certification from Down Under Yoga in Boston in 2015, under the tutelage of Natasha Rizopoulos. In 2017, she was selected by Number 1 executive coach and leadership thinker Marshall Goldsmith from among 16,000 applicants as one of the MG 100 coaches. Enthusiastic and passionate about helping people ensure good health for life and quality of survival, Julie has become a highly sought-after keynote speaker for corporations, patient groups, and premier resorts and health spas. She lives in Connecticut and Florida. Beyond the Mat is her first book. www.julierosenbergmd.com

Build a Unique Business, Not Based on Someone Else's Recipe, with Mary Shenouda

Mary Shenouda is a highly sought-after private chef to A-list actors, professional athletes, and high-octane entrepreneurs. Mary burst on the scene in 2013 under the nom de cuisine, The Paleo Chef, after leaving a successful career in the start-up world to pursue her passion for the transformative power of clean-eating—a passion sparked by her own transformational experience. A long-time sufferer of undiagnosed food allergies, Mary took her health into her own hands and discovered after much experimentation that a Paleo-centric diet was the key to solving nearly all of her issues.    

Her focus on eating clean has found a worldwide audience in those few short years and led to the creation of a fine-dining menu consultancy and a performance food line called Phat Fudge that sells out as fast as she can make it.

Mary consults with various organizations including Nike and is the chef behind the show Man Enough (www.wearemanenough.com). She has cooked for people like Adam Rodriguez, Brandon Routh, Courtney Ford, Justin Baldoni, Tim Ferriss, Chef Michael Mina (2 event collaborations, including 1,000 people at Niner Stadium). Her work has been featured in places such as Forbes, Entrepreneur Radio, Food & Wine, .Mic, Glamour, CBS News, and Women's Health. Her motto is simple: Eat Clean. Play Often. Crush Life.

www.paleochef.com  and @paleochef on instagram and twitter

Erectile Dysfunction Fix, with Dr. Anne Truong

Dr. Anne Truong, author of Erectile Dysfunction Fix, has helped thousands of men to ease erectile dysfunction (ED) and enjoy intimate relationships once more. Her treatments involve Platelets Rich Plasma (PRP), which uses the body’s own blood and innate healing abilities to mend injuries and treat ED. Personally taught by Dr. Charles Runels, the inventor of the Priapus Shot® used to administer PRP, she has found this method to be a natural alternative to widespread ED remedies, without the lasting side effects of many existing medications. In addition to treating patients for erectile dysfunction,joint pain, and spine discomfort, Dr. Truong also teaches other doctors to effectively use the PRP technique.

On January 26, 2018, Dr. Truong was awarded Entrepreneur of the Year in the Fredericksburg area by the Fredericksburg Regional Chamber of Commerce. www.truongrehab.com

The Right Fit Formula, STOP Chasing Someone Else’s Version of Perfection! with Christine Lusita

Christine Lusita, CPT, CHC, is a celebrity health coach, TV health and fitness expert and behavior change specialist with an emphasis on everyday health. As a nationally certified nutritionist and mindfulness educator, she is a regular contributor to national media including the Today ShowEXTRA TVSteve HarveyInside EditionABC News, and CBS News. Christine lives happily with her husband and her adorable boxer Lily in Los Angeles, and is the creator of What a Feeling active wear—‘80s inspired custom athleisure brand. www.christinelusita.com

Mari Carmen Pizarro Author of Gone in a Flash!: 10-day Detox to Tame Menopause, Slim Down, and Get Sexy!

Mari Carmen Pizarro is a best selling author of 3 books, a sought after keynoter speaker, and magnetic leader. She is a Lead Coach for Whole Leadership Systems. Today she joins us on Savvy to share her journey to discovering and creating a healthy lifestyle for herself and helping others do the same. We also discuss her best-selling book: Gone in a Flash!: 10-day Detox to Tame Menopause, Slim Down, and Get Sexy!

Find out more about Mari Carmen and her work at: http://streamlinedhealth.com/

Sara McGlocklin, lawyer and caregiver of her 2-year-old daughter Marian, a child who was recently diagnosed with Niemann-Pick type C (aka NPC,also known as "Childhood Alzheimer's) an incurable and ultimately fatal disease that causes dementia and the gradual loss of the ability to move, eat, speak and breathe. Marian is currently one of the youngest in a clinical trial with a drug called VTS-270 that’s giving her critical time to live.

Today Sara shares her secrets for staying sane in times of crisis and challenges. www.hopeformarian.org