Dr. Uma's Blog

May 06, 2021
In today's episode, we're joined by Dr. Uma Naidoo. Michelin-starred chef David Bouley described Dr. Uma Naidoo as the world’s first “triple threat” in the food & medicine space: a Harvard trained psychiatrist, Professional Chef graduating with her culinary schools’ most coveted award, and a trained Nutrition Specialist.
Brain Health and Beyond with Sherzai, MD
May 06, 2021
We had the pleasure of sitting down (virtually) with our friend, Dr. Uma Naidoo to speak about her book, This Is Your Brain On Food, and explore ways to improve our patients' brain health outcomes by guiding them using evidence-based medicine and as importantly, through tasty and healthy foods for their minds.
Dr. Uma Naidoo MD
Mar 30, 2021
Elle Russ chats with Dr. Uma Naidoo MD – an awarded board-certified psychiatrist at Harvard Medical School, professional chef, nutrition specialist and author of the recently released This is Your Brain on Food: An Indispensable Guide to the Surprising Foods that Fight Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, OCD, ADHD and More.
How Eliminating Gluten May Improve Anxiety & Depression
Mar 30, 2021
When it comes to diet and health, we most often think about physical health. But what we eat affects more than our bodies; it also affects our brains. And recent studies have shown that diet can have a profound impact on mental health conditions ranging from ADHD to depression, anxiety, sleep disorders, OCD, dementia, and beyond.
Whole Foods Market x Headspace
Mar 20, 2021
Headspace has teamed up with Whole Foods Market to help you reset your routine this spring. Explore a collection of mindful exercises and seasonally inspired recipes to flavor your days with joy.
Uma Naidoo MD MBCHB The Food-Mind Connection
Feb 25, 2021
Uma Naidoo, MD, developed a passion for food and cooking at a young age—a deep interest that persisted throughout her career as a practicing psychiatrist. Eventually, it led her to wonder if food and diet can somehow be used in mental health medicine.