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Many health conscious consumers have a burning question about health and wellness, but don't know where to go for reliable information. They've checked with family and friends, coworkers, their family doctor, even the mass of information on the Web, but can't find what they are searching for. Where are the trusted information resources? Who is the thought leader? Who can cut through the clutter?
Enter The Wellness Connection, a one hour radio talk show that directly addresses those burning questions about health and wellness, and backs up the answers with authoritative information which empowers and inspires listeners to improve their health and that of their loved ones.
Co-hosted by certified clinical nutritionist and author Radhia Gleis, CCN, PhD, and certified traditional naturopath and author Peter McCarthy, BS, MA, ND, The Wellness Connection brings listeners accurate, relevant and compelling health information from local, national and international functional medicine experts, natural products experts, and alternative medicine policy and legal experts that addresses the most pressing health issues of our time, in an entertaining and understandable format.
About Your Host - Radhia Gleis, CCN, PhD
Radhia Gleis, PhD, MEd, CCN, is Director of Wellness Programs for Martins' Compounding and Wellness Centers in Austin, TX. A professional in the field of nutrition for over twenty eight years, she is a Certified Clinical Nutritionist (CCN). Radhia holds a Doctorate of Sacred Philosophy in Pastoral Wellness, and a Masters of Education in nutrition.
She is the president of the Texas chapter of the International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists (IAACN), the president of Advanced Health Institute and an associate member of the American Naturopathic Medical Association (ANMA). Radhia is a founding executive committee member of the Texas Health Freedom Coalition, the nation's largest state level natural health advocacy organization. Radhia represents the IAACN as a voting member of the National Health Freedom Congress.
Radhia is a former member of the faculties of the Natural Epicurean and Academy of Oriental Medicine Austin (AOMA) and is presently teaching nutrition at Le Cordon Bleu College. She teaches and lectures on nutrition and holistic lifestyle in the community and the corporate setting, and has over 50 educational videos on YouTube with over 2.5 million views worldwide.
About Your Host - Peter McCarthy, BS, MA, ND
Peter McCarthy, BS, MA, CTN is a wellness consultant with Martins' Compounding and Wellness Centers in Austin, TX. He holds the degree of Doctor of Naturopathy from Trinity College of Natural Health. He is a Nationally Board Certified Traditional Naturopath, with over ten years in practice, and a former member of the Advisory Committee of the American Naturopathic Certification Board.
Peter serves as the founding chair of the Texas Health Freedom Coalition, the nation's largest state level natural health advocacy organization, and represents Texas as a voting member of the National Health Freedom Congress.
He is the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Wellness Programs for Life Energy Holistic Partners, an Austin-based stress management consulting practice.
His book Adrenaline Nation was published in 2012, and is available at Martins' Compounding and Wellness Centers, on Amazon, and at Barnes and Noble.