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The Wellness Connection

Radhia Gleis and Peter McCarthy

The Wellness Connection provides you with accurate, relevant and compelling information on natural health, green living, and the politics and legislation surrounding those topics. We present interviews with nationally and internationally renowned experts in these fields to discuss the latest innovations and breakthroughs in natural health and green living science, and natural health and green living advocates who devote their lives to health freedom of choice and quality of life for all. The variety and depth of expertise of our guests offers information and insight that directly and positively impact your own state of health and that of your loved ones and friends. Topics covered on The Wellness Connection include natural hormone balancing, GI health, autoimmune challenges, neuro-immune challenges, natural therapies in addiction recovery, magnesium and health, stress management, health freedom/legislative advocacy, and many more.

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Mastery of Perfect Health and 5G Rollback Update
May 16 2019
Mastery of Perfect Health and 5G Rollback Update
Do you want to achieve total mastery over your state of health? If the answer is “yes,” then you’ll want to hear what our next special guest has to say on the upcoming episode of The Wellness Connection. Join us this Thursday, May 16th, at 2pm CDT as Udo Erasmus, one of the pioneers of the natural health world, shares his thoughts on total health mastery with the benefit of decades of experience. And in our health freedom update segment, attorney and activist Jim Turner shares the latest developments in the grass roots effort to roll back the deployment of the dangerous 5G EMF technology. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Mastery of Perfect Health and 5G Rollback Update
May 16 2019
Mastery of Perfect Health and 5G Rollback Update
Do you want to achieve total mastery over your state of health? If the answer is “yes,” then you’ll want to hear what our next special guest has to say on the upcoming episode of The Wellness Connection. Join us this Thursday, May 16th, at 2pm CDT as Udo Erasmus, one of the pioneers of the natural health world, shares his thoughts on total health mastery with the benefit of decades of experience. And in our health freedom update segment, attorney and activist Jim Turner shares the latest developments in the grass roots effort to roll back the deployment of the dangerous 5G EMF technology. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Cutting Edge Info on Functional Medicine and FDA Info Censorship
May 9 2019
Cutting Edge Info on Functional Medicine and FDA Info Censorship
There are some exciting new developments in the field of functional medicine that are revolutionizing both accuracy and access for consumers. Find out what they are, and how they can affect you, on the upcoming episode of The Wellness Connection! Join us this Thursday at 2 pm CDT as special guest Dr. Jim LaValle, Pharm. D., CCN, shares some of the latest in cutting edge information from the functional medicine field. And in our health freedom segment, Tim Reihm of the Alliance for Natural Health-USA discusses why the FDA censors legitimate natural health information and what we can do about it. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Regenerative Medicine and The First Scientific Freedom Symposium
May 2 2019
Regenerative Medicine and The First Scientific Freedom Symposium
Do you, a friend or loved one suffer from joint or connective tissue damage and pain? Then you won’t want to miss this week’s episode of The Wellness Connection on Voice America digital radio network! Airing this Thursday, May 2nd, at 2 pm CDT, our featured guest is Dr. David Harris MD, an internationally renowned expert and teacher of prolotherapy and plasma rich platelet (PRP) therapy who has performed over 150,000 such procedures in over two decades in medical practice. And our health freedom guest is pioneering health freedom advocate, naturopath and researcher Dr. Pam Popper PhD, who will share her experience as an invited presenter to the first-ever Symposium on Scientific Freedom held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Add to that our usual features of the supplement of the week, the burning question, and thee drug-induced nutrient depletion report, and it shapes up as another fascinating weekly episode of The Wellness Connection!
Digesting Emotions and Rockland County Vaccine Mandate Commentary
Apr 25 2019
Digesting Emotions and Rockland County Vaccine Mandate Commentary
Would it surprise you to know that digesting your emotions is just as important as digesting your food? Find out why this coming Thursday on The Wellness Connection! Join us at 2 pm CDT as our special guest Dr. Keesha Ewers PhD, nationally renowned lecturer on such venues as TedX and Harvard Medical School, shares her research and insights on how better understanding emotional trauma can help you heal. And in our health freedom segment, attorney and activist Jim Turner provides incisive analysis of the extraordinary events surrounding the vaccine mandate in Rockland County NY. All this, and so much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Effective Eating Management and Codex Alimentarius Update
Apr 18 2019
Effective Eating Management and Codex Alimentarius Update
Are you challenged by all the competing “diet” plans that promise you’ll lose weight, but don’t deliver? When you shop, do the food product labels you read leave you with more questions than answers? This week on The Wellness Connection, you’ll hear a true expert address these and other issues that will empower you and those you love with reliable information. Join us and special guest, clinical nutritionist Keith Klein, “The Father of Eating Management,” at 2 pm CDT Thursday, April 18th. And in our health freedom segment, National Health Federation president Scott Tips will update us on the latest information coming from the international U.N. Codex Alimentarius meetings. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection.
The 8 Predictive Biomarkers and Do We Have Health Freedom In The US
Apr 11 2019
The 8 Predictive Biomarkers and Do We Have Health Freedom In The US
Reading and understanding clinical lab tests can sometimes be confusing for the average person. But what lab tests tell you the most about your true health status? Hear the answer Thursday, April 11th, at 2 pm CDT on The Wellness Connection. Our special guest will be Russell Jaffe, MD, PhD, a world-renowned researcher, molecular biologist and diagnostician, who will discuss what predictive biomarkers are most important for your good health. And in our health freedom segment, attorney Rick Jaffe Esq. (the two Jaffes are cousins) will offer his perspective on an important question: do we have health freedom in the US? All this, and our usual segments: the supplement of the week, the burning question, and the drug-induced nutrient depletion update, on the next episode of The Wellness Connection!
Medicine Hunter and National Health Freedom Update
Apr 4 2019
Medicine Hunter and National Health Freedom Update
Did you know that there are over 50,000 identified medicinal plants on this planet? We know that, in part, due to the efforts of Chris Kilham, the Medicine Hunter. Chris has traveled over 4 million miles. He has fire-walked in the South Pacific, been made a chief, enjoyed a diplomatic post for three years, roamed rainforests and mountains, made best friends with a prince, dined with prime ministers, embarked on ceremonial journeys with shamans, and explored wild places, from deserts to rivers. Join us this week on The Wellness Connection (Thursday at 2 pm CDT on VoiceAmerica Health and Wellness Channel) as Chris shares some of his amazing experiences, and his views on the importance of environmental preservation and cultural preservation. Plus, hear from attorney and activist Diane Miller as she updates us on the nationwide efforts to preserve our access to the health care treatments of our choice. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Holistic Pain Management and Drug Price Gouging
Mar 28 2019
Holistic Pain Management and Drug Price Gouging
According to 2016 CDC statistics, an estimated 1 in 5 (50.0 million) U.S. adults had chronic pain. Are you one of them? If so, you’ll want to tune into the Thursday, March 28th episode of The Wellness Connection at 2 pm CDT. You’ll hear from pain management expert and integrative physician Dr. Rey Ximenes MD who will share how a multi-disciplinary approach to pain can deliver real benefits. And in our health freedom segment, the co-hosts will discuss a possible answer to one of the most emotionally charged issues in health care today: why are prescription drug prices so high? And of course, we’ll cover our usual segments: the supplement of the week, the burning question, and the drug-induced nutrient depletion update.
The Body's Third Brain and Mischief by Medical Boards
Mar 21 2019
The Body's Third Brain and Mischief by Medical Boards
Many of us know that our bodies have two brains (in the skull and the gut), but did you know there actually is a THIRD brain? It’s the skin! To learn more, join us next Thursday, March 21st, at 2 pm CST on The Wellness Connection. We’ll be interviewing pioneering herbalist and entrepreneur Paul Schulick, who will discuss why it’s so important to our health to keep this third brain healthy. And in our health freedom segment, activist Sheila Hemphill will reveal some of her discoveries about the closed-door activities of the Texas health care practitioner boards. Plus, our usual features: the supplement of the week, the burning question, and the drug-induced nutrient depletion update.
Chronic Fatigue/FIbromyalgia Answers and Protect Local Farmers
Mar 14 2019
Chronic Fatigue/FIbromyalgia Answers and Protect Local Farmers
Many people suffer from their own “energy crisis.” Some of the worst sufferers deal with chronic fatigue syndrome and/or fibromyalgia syndrome (CFS/FS). Join us next Thursday at 2 pm CDT on The Wellness Connection as world-renowned CFS/FS expert Dr. Jacob Teitelbaum, MD discusses the causes and solutions to this energy crisis. And on our health freedom segment, attorney, activist and farmer Judith McGeary shares how we can ensure that we have the full range of choices over the food we eat. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Autophagy and Your Health, and More on 5G Effects
Mar 7 2019
Autophagy and Your Health, and More on 5G Effects
Have you ever heard of the term “autophagy?” Do you know it has a huge influence on your health? Find out more on the next episode of The Wellness Connection. Join us next Thursday, March 7th, at 2pm CST, or anytime after via podcast, as renowned neuroimmune expert Dr. Kendal Stewart, MD explains the science of autophagy and how you can benefit from its efficient operation in your body. And we’ll continue our interview with attorney and activist Jim Turner as he reveals the true story behind the impending 5G technology rollout. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Dangers of Artificial Sweeteners and Stem Cell Breakthrough
Feb 28 2019
Dangers of Artificial Sweeteners and Stem Cell Breakthrough
Today we are inundated with media advertising about so-called “diet” beverages and foods. But are these truly safe? Find out from a world-renowned expert on the subject on the next episode of The Wellness Connection, airing at 2pm CST next Thursday, Feb. 28th. Dr. Janet Hull PhD will share her compelling story about her recovery from aspartame poisoning, as well as much valuable information on other artificial sweeteners. And on our health freedom segment, attorney Rick Jaffe Esq will make a remarkable prediction about the future of stem cell therapy in the US. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Recover Your Natural Energy and 5-G Rollout Health Hazards
Feb 21 2019
Recover Your Natural Energy and 5-G Rollout Health Hazards
Have you ever heard of the term “Stimulation-Sedation Cycle?” How about “SNAACs?” Turns out, these describe some key features of the cause of low energy for many people throughout the world. Join us next Thursday, Feb. 21st, at 2 pm CST, on the inaugural show of the second season of The Wellness Connection ( as we learn how we can recover our natural energy from Elson Haas, MD, one of the fathers of holistic medicine. And, we’ll hear from returning guest Jim Turner Esq., as he reveals what we’re not being told about the new 5-G wireless rollout on the first of a two- part interview. Plus, our usual informative segments: the supplement of the week, the Burning Question, and the drug-induced nutrient depletion report. All this on The Wellness Connection!
Encore: Natural Cancer Research and Prevention, Sustainable Agriculture
Jan 31 2019
Encore: Natural Cancer Research and Prevention, Sustainable Agriculture
This week on The Wellness Connection, hear our exciting interview with internationally renowned cancer researcher Dr. Ajay Goel, PhD. He will discuss the incredible properties of curcumin and its applicability to a variety of serious health conditions. And attorney and activist Judith McGeary, director of the Farm and Ranch Freedom Alliance, will introduce us to the new term, regenerative agriculture, and what it means for the quality and future of our food supply. Plus, enjoy our weekly features: the Supplement of the Week, the Burning Question, and this week’s drug-nutrient depletion update. Right here on The Wellness Connection!
Get the Most From Your Doctor's Visit/ Internet Censorship of CAM
Jan 24 2019
Get the Most From Your Doctor's Visit/ Internet Censorship of CAM
Wouldn’t you like to get more from your next doctor’s visit? Join us this Thursday at 2 pm CST on The Wellness Connection to find out how. Our featured guest is Dr. Jane Orient, MD, executive director of the Association of American Physicians and Surgeons, who will share her insights on some of the shortcomings of current medical practices and how patients can get the most from a doctor’s visit. Plus, we’ll hear from attorney and health freedom advocate Rick Jaffe as he addresses an important issue: are the big internet companies censoring alternative medicine? All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
CBD Oil Breakthrough and Medical Marijuana Legalization
Jan 17 2019
CBD Oil Breakthrough and Medical Marijuana Legalization
Want to get the inside scoop on the CBD oil industry, and learn what you need to know to make an informed consumer choice? Join us this Thursday, Jan. 17th, at 2 pm CST on The Wellness Connection ( Our featured guest is visionary and WAAYB Organics co-founder Scott Cusack, who will you an in depth look at the CBD oil industry and, in the process, invaluable information that can positively impact your state of health. And in our health freedom segment, our long-time friend, fellow health freedom advocate and radio talk show host Robert Scott Bell will discuss the emerging national consensus on the legalization of medical marijuana, and the obstacles that remain to achieving that goal. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Intelligent Hormone Therapy and The Dangers of Aspartame
Jan 10 2019
Intelligent Hormone Therapy and The Dangers of Aspartame
Are you a bit confused about the various forms of hormone replacement therapy available today? Join us Thursday, January 10th, at 2 pm CST on The Wellness Connection to find your answers. Listen to Dr. Jobby John, Pharm. D., an acknowledged expert on this subject, as he shares his insights on what therapy may be right for you. Plus, hear what returning guest and long-time health freedom advocate Jim Turner Esq. has to say about the status of the artificial sweetener aspartame. All this, and much more, on The Wellness Connection!
Nutrient Miracles and Stem Cell Update
Jan 3 2019
Nutrient Miracles and Stem Cell Update
Want to know more about how to best use nutritional supplements to improve your health? Listen to some of the amazing case studies shared by this week’s expert, Dr. Steve Haltiwanger, MD. And get the latest information about the status of stem cell therapy in the U.S., courtesy of expert health law attorney Rick Jaffe. Plus our usual informative segments: the supplement of the week, the Burning Question, and the drug-induced nutrient depletion report. All this on Thursday, January 3, 2019 at 2 pm CST, on The Wellness Connection!
CBD Oil and Your Health
Dec 27 2018
CBD Oil and Your Health
This coming Thursday, Dec. 27th, at 2 pm on The Wellness Connection: CBD oil has taken the country by storm. But is it safe to use? And is it effective? Hear what an expert has to say about it. Dr. Hyla Cass, MD, a psychiatrist, author, researcher and media personality, shares her vast knowledge of CBD oil, and how it can benefit countless lives. Plus, naturopath Kirk Bashaw, president of the Sunshine Health Freedom Foundation, talks about his organization’s efforts to protect consumers’ choice in health care. This and much more on The Wellness Connection!
Integrative Medicine Can Conquer Chronic Illness
Dec 20 2018
Integrative Medicine Can Conquer Chronic Illness
The Dec. 20th episode of The Wellness Connection is one you DON’T want to miss! Our featured guest, speaking to us from Panama, is Dr. H. Lee Cowden, MD, an expert in the treatment of a variety of chronic illnesses through integrative medicine. He’ll share his compelling story of how he has been able to help countless patients recover their health, frequently from so-called “hopeless” conditions, using the tools of integrative medicine. And our health freedom guest is one of the original “Nader’s Raiders,” attorney and advocate Jim Turner, who will discuss the potentially far reaching ramifications of the recent blockbuster court ruling against the Monsanto product Round Up. Add our usual segments: the supplement of the week; the Burning Question; and the drug-induced nutrient depletion report, and this episode stacks up as one of our very best. So join us at 2 pm CST, Thursday, Dec. 20th, or anytime via podcast, on The Wellness Connection!