Date Aired: April 11, 2023 // Guest: Dr. Chris Kresser
Chris Kresser discusses the epidemic of nutrient deficiency and why nutrient deficiencies exist even in developed countries. We cover the most nutrient dense foods and why the form of nutrients are critical for absorption. Chris tells us why he believes it’s nearly impossible for vegans to obtain the nutrients needed to support optimal health. We discuss why individuals that are taking multivitamins still aren’t getting the adequate nutrients needed. Other topics discussed on this episode:
- Why nutrient deficiencies are linked to chronic disease
- Most nutritious foods
- Form of nutrients
- Testing flaws in nutrient status
- Most common nutrient deficiencies
- What’s for dinner in the Kresser household
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More About The Guest
Dr. Chris Kresser
Chris Kresser, M.S., L.Ac., is a globally-renowned expert, clinician, and educator in the fields of Functional Medicine and ancestral health and the New York Times bestselling author of The Paleo Cure and Unconventional Medicine. He was named one of the 100 most influential people in health and fitness by Greatist.com and has appeared as a featured guest on Dr. Oz, Time, The Atlantic, NPR, Fox & Friends, and other national media outlets. Chris recently launched Adapt Naturals, a supplement line designed to add back in what the modern world has crowded out and help people feel and perform their best.
Chris co-founded and co-directed the California Center for Functional Medicine, one of the largest Functional Medicine clinics on the west coast. Throughout his 15-year career he has helped hundreds of patients reverse chronic disease and recover their health and vitality.