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.
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.
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.
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.
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, 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.
Each week Rob Murgatroyd talks to the best minds on the planet about balancing the Art of Fulfillment with the Science of Achievement.
Guest host Lisa Garr (email) welcomed Bulletproof founder and world-renowned biohacker Dave Asprey for a discussion on the ins and outs of intermittent fasting. Fasting has been around for thousands of years, either from lack of food or as part of religious traditions, Asprey pointed out.
Dr Uma Naidoo is a Harvard trained psychiatrist, Professional Chef and Nutrition Specialist. It is a pleasure to host this internationally regarded medical pioneer in this more newly recognized field of Nutritional Psychiatry.
In this episode I’m talking to Dr. Uma Naidoo, Harvard trained psychiatrist and founder/director of the first hospital-based Nutritional Psychiatry Service in the United States at Massachusetts General Hospital.