Spinning Logic #137 – Dr. Ramani Durvasula

Spinning Logic #137 – Dr. Ramani Durvasula

Ramani Durvasula is a licensed clinical psychologist and Professor of Psychology at California State University, Los Angeles. She co-hosted her own show on Oxygen and has been a featured commentator on nearly every major television network. She recently released her second book Should I stay or Should I Go: Surviving a Relationship With a Narcissist. Guest: Connect with Dr. Ramani Durvasula by following her on Twitter, @doctorramani and check out her books You Are Why You Eat: Change Your Food Attitude, Change Your Life  & Should I Stay or Should I Go: Surviving A Relationship with a Narcissist. Show Notes: • Robert Sapolsky • Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst • Spinning Logic #132 – Erik Vance • Irving Kirsch • Narcissistic Personality Disorder • MDMA-Assisted Psychotherapy • “At the center of your being you have the answer; you know who you are and you know what you want.” Lao...
Spinning Logic #136 – Stephanie Osborn

Spinning Logic #136 – Stephanie Osborn

Stephanie Osborn is a 20-year veteran in the civilian space program. She has worked on numerous Space Shuttle flights and the International Space Station. She holds degrees in Astronomy, Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics. Now, in retirement, she has become a best selling author of over 20 books including some science fiction epics like Burnout: The Mystery of Space Shuttle STS-281, and the critically acclaimed Displaced Detective Series. Today in her second appearance on the show, we discuss the newest book in her Division One series, A Very UnConventional Christmas. Guest: Connect with Stephanie Osborn by visiting her website stephanie-osborn.com, her Facebook page, @WriterSteph on Twitter and her books on Amazon. Show Notes: • Sarah Hoyt • Chromosphere • Zip Drive • Agent • Voyage of the Space Bubble • Dark...
Spinning Logic #135 – Antonia Hall

Spinning Logic #135 – Antonia Hall

Antonia Hall is a psychologist, author, self-improvement guide and multi-orgasmic living expert. Her teachings offer ways to bring more pleasure, joy, creative flow and meaning into one’s life. She is the author of the book, “The Ultimate Guide to a Multi-Orgasmic Life”, and today we’ll discuss some of her easy-to-implement practices that we can all use to improve the aspects of our lives – both in and out of the bedroom! Guest: Connect with Antonia Hall by buying her book The Ultimate Guide to a Multi-Orgasmic Life  and visit her website AntoniaHall.com and follow her on Twitter @EdenSol, Facebook, and the gram @artmixtress. Show Notes: • How to Be Multi-Orgasmic • Why All Men Should Be Edging During Sex • Pubococcygeus muscle • Let’s Talk About...
Spinning Logic #134 – Shonagh Home

Spinning Logic #134 – Shonagh Home

Shonagh Home is a Shamanic Therapist, teacher, writer, and poet. She specializes in assisting her clients to break chronic, self-defeating patterns, and gain back control of their life, mind, and spirit. Today we talk about some of the benefits of plant and fungi medicine and discuss how she guides her clients through her own unique path of healing. Guest: Connect with Shonagh Home by going to her site, shonaghhome.com, connecting with her on Facebook, and check out her books. Show Notes: • Spinning Logic #118 – Angela Gallo • Water Birth • Don’t believe the American Heart Assn. — butter, steak and coconut oil aren’t likely to kill you • Psilocybe cubensis • Magic Mushrooms in Religion and Alchemy • James Arthur : Mushrooms and Mankind • Viktor...
Spinning Logic #133 – Thomas Seyfried

Spinning Logic #133 – Thomas Seyfried

Thomas Seyfried is Professor of Biology at Boston College where his research is exploring new alternative methods of treating and managing chronic diseases such as epilepsy and cancer. He wrote the groundbreaking treatise, “Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: on the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer”, and he joins us today to discuss non-toxic ways to treat, manage and prevent disease. Guest: Connect with Thomas Seyfried by reading his book Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: on the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer and be sure to watch his talks on Youtube and follow him on the Twitters, @tnseyfried Show Notes: • Tripping over the Truth: How the Metabolic Theory of Cancer Is Overturning One of Medicine’s Most Entrenched Paradigms • Cancer as a Metabolic Disease: on the Origin, Management and Prevention of Cancer • United States incarceration rate • Glutamine: A novel approach to chemotherapy-induced toxicity • Could a Change in Diet Cure Your Dog’s Cancer? • Single Cause Single Cure...
Spinning Logic #132 – Erik Vance

Spinning Logic #132 – Erik Vance

Erik Vance is a writer whose work focuses on the human element of science. He has written for the New York Times, Scientific American and National geographic to name a few. He is the author of the book “Suggestible You: The Curious Science of Your Brain’s Ability to Deceive, Transform, and Heal.” In this podcast we discuss the power (and limitations!) of the placebo effect, why science focuses on the mechanism over the miracle of it and how it will play a huge part in the future of medicine. Guest: Connect with Erik Vance on the Twitters @ErikVance and check out his book Suggestible You: The Curious Science of Your Brain’s Ability to Deceive, Transform, and Heal. Show Notes: • TED TALK • Your body language may shape who you are • Clever Hans • Placebo by proxy: the effect of parents’ beliefs on therapy for children’s temper tantrums. • False Memory • Hippocratic Oath • Broken heart syndrome • Timeline: the Kennedy Curse • A Dad Takes His Son To The Doctor And Discovers Fear Of Vaccines • Zipf’s Law • In the Depths of the Oceans, Human Activities Are Beginning to Take Their Toll • In Search of the Lost Empire of the...