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MOVEMENT IS MEDICINE
Dr. Okojie explores a variety of topics in the world of wellness.
Mar 22, 2021
Bodybuilding: health vs aesthetic.
Dr O talks about the health of bodybuilding and the aesthetics thereof.
Feb 22, 2021
Dr O talks about Methylene Blue (methylthioninium chloride) as a supplement to slow down cognitive decline and aging.
Feb 14, 2021
NAD [Twitch.tv rebroadcast]
Dr O does a Twitch.tv livestream and talks about NAD, anti-aging, intermittent fasting, and what chemicals are involved.
Jan 10, 2021
Testosterone Replacement Therapy
As we age, the level of hormones change in our body. Testosterone, in particular, affects both men and women and everything from mood to sex drive to weight and fat placement.
Aug 14, 2020
Change up your exercise regimen
Dr O addresses plateauing, i.e. not seeing any more noticeable gains from your workout and how to overcome it.
Jul 28, 2020
Dr Okojie talks about the importance of Vitamin C in the diet and its beneficial effects.
Jun 11, 2020
Dr O talks with Dr Smith about the protests, riots, counseling, and how to heal.
Dr Bernadette Smith, LPC in Texas. Dr O and Dr Smith talk about the current protests and riots that have come up around George Floyd. Dr Smith talks about counseling in the African American community and the stigma surrounding seeking help to heal. She talks about the trauma surrounding current events, stress, anxiety, and how to heal from it. She talks about standing up for others, the problem of police brutality, how some people feel stuck, and how to make a difference in the world. Dr O and Dr Smith discuss racial bias, historical oppression, and growing up in a different time. "It's okay to turn off social media, it's okay to take time for yourself, it's okay to be sad, it's okay to grieve." Aspen Counseling Website: lpc-houston.com
May 20, 2020
Rest and Sleep
In this episode, Dr O talks about the importance of rest and the difference between sleep and rest. He outlines three steps that will help you train your body to get a better night's sleep and how good rest will improve many parts of your life.
Apr 28, 2020
Herbs: Vitamin D
Dr O goes into depth about Vitamin D, how it affects the immune system, how it interacts with other vitamins, and how it relates to the current crisis of Covid-19. The sun is the best source of it, however, depending on your skin color and in which climate you live it may not be possible to get it exclusively from the sun. There are different ways to supplement it and he talks about dosage and dosage consistency. W: https://movementismedicinepodcast.com IG: @therealmovementismedicine
Apr 3, 2020
SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM DR. OKOJIE (in quarantine)
No, there wasn't a podcast last Sunday and there won't be one this. Dr. O talks a little about quarantine and why we haven't made a podcast. In the meantime, Dr O will be posting exclusively on Instragram with tips on exercises you can do at home. https://www.instagram.com/therealmovementismedicine/ @therealmovementismedicine
Mar 22, 2020
Covid-19 update, vitamin C and D, mushrooms, boosting your immune system, aging, N.A.D. therapy, weight loss, fasting, vegan diet
In this episode, Dr O and Jeff Grimm cover a wide range of topics: coronavirus (Covid-19), benefits of Vitamin C, healing properties of mushrooms, cancer, the importance of vitamin D, hydration, how to boost your immune system, importance of sleep, stress, the aging process and how to slow it, nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (N.A.D), weight loss, growth hormone, fasting (including intermittent fasting), ketones and ketosis, eating vegan, research on a plant-based diet. Jeff Grimm (NP-C, MSN, BSN, FAARM, ABAARM) is a nurse practitioner and board-certified in functional medicine. You can find him these places: W: Bio Lounge PDX (https://bioloungepdx.com/) FB: https://www.facebook.com/bioloungepdx I: @bioloungepdx
Mar 15, 2020
Fillers, botox, PRP, micro-needling, anti-aging therapy, nutrient profile, IV-C, collagen, vitamins, and general diet.
Dr O's guest this week is Dr Heather Friedman, a naturopath from Portland (OR) who specializes in aesthetic medicine, aging therapy, and naturopathic medicine. They talk about different procedures for looking youthful and go in-depth about available treatments such as fillers, botox, micro-needling, and diet. Dr Heather talks about ways to stay healthy and different therapies, diet deficiencies, and how to treat them. She gives examples from her own practice and dos and donts. Dr O gives an update on the Covid-19 from two doctors' perspectives and the two doctors take listener questions from social media. You can find Dr Heather Friedman on Instagram (@drheatherfriedman) and on the web at http://drheatherfriedman.com/.
1 hr 4 min
Mar 8, 2020
Footwear, different types of protein, using an air fryer or an "insta-pot."
Returning guest Morissa Pawl-Frederico talks with Dr O about footwear, protein sources, vitamin D, "seasonal affective disorder," vitamin D, and how movement and stretching can help your mood.
Feb 24, 2020
Corona virus (COVID 19), motivation, emotion and food triggers, HRT, food is love
Dr Okojie with guest Dr Morissa Pawl-Frederico discusses the current covid-19 outbreak, how to get motivated to eat well, how our emotions may trigger what we want to eat and how what we eat shows what emotions we're feeling. He also discusses veganism with Dr Morissa Pawl.
Dec 9, 2019
3 common fasts that you can incorporate into your life
Oct 13, 2019
Quick tip on portion control