Episode Number: 574
Episode Guest: Dr. Mark Gordon, Matthew Gosney, Jason Hall
Original Airdate: November 12, 2014
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Guest Bio: Dr. Mark Gordon is the Medical Director of Education at Access Medical Laboratory and is recognized as a top leader world wide in Interventional Endocrinology (anti-aging medicine). Matthew Gosney is a former Navy SEAL and current patient of Dr. Gordon’s. Jason Hall is a screenwriter. His new movie American Sniper, which stars Bradley Cooper and is directed by Clint Eastwood, releases this winter.
Topics Discussed: PTSD vs. brain injury; athlete injuries and brain damage; Matt’s story; Matt working with Dr. Gordon; how Dr. Gordon helped Matt; Chris Kyle American Sniper story; returning home; soldier suicides; fixing soldiers; mental issues; Mark Gordon’s story; effects of head trauma; cholesterol; chelation therapy; Matt’s life now; how long until effects of TBI (traumatic brain injury) show; how they met; protesting troops; military assessments; integrating back into society; depression after surgery; growth hormone deficiency; fringe science; testosterone; T creams; Propecia; DHT; transgenders; men becoming women; hormones; bones, muscles, and tendons; female compared to male to female transgender; Transgender cyclist; 97-year-old undergoing hormone therapy; negative effects of testosterone; panic attacks; hyperventilating; oxygen; isolation tanks; finding help.
My Thoughts: This one sticks to the topic at hand and rarely strays off topic. If you’re interested in traumatic brain injury, I suppose this is worth listening to. Otherwise skip it.
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