Lindsey Duncan

Bio

With over 28 years of clinical experience naturopathic doctor and celebrity nutritionist, Dr. Lindsey Duncan is one of the world’s leading experts on superfoods, herbal medicine, natural remedies and natural health. From deep within the jungles of the Amazon Rainforest in Brazil to the valleys of the Himalayan Mountains of Inner Mongolia, Dr. Lindsey has studied with indigenous people around the globe bringing Mother Nature’s most powerful medicines to mainstream America, and he does it in an authentic way. 

His knowledge coupled with his unparalleled passion for helping people reach for optimum health and wellness is why he’s a frequent guest on top shows like “The View,” “Fox & Friends,” “The Dr. Oz Show,” and all of the major TV networks and has been quoted in the country’s most popular lifestyle and health magazines, including Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue, Town & Country and US Weekly, Vogue and many more.  More information is available on his website at www.drlindsey.com.

Specialties:

  • nutrition & dietetics

Affiliation:

  • Naturopathic Director

Location:

Activity

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:

    TUESDAY, March 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Dieters are often told to drink plenty of water, but doing so won't help them shed excess pounds, an expert says.

    "There is very little evidence that drinking water promotes weight loss. It is one of those self-perpetuating myths," Beth Kitchin,...Full Article

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    TUESDAY, March 18, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- It's said that dark chocolate can be good for your heart, and new research may have uncovered why.

    Louisiana State University researchers tested cocoa powders in a model of the digestive tract and found that certain bacteria in the stomach eat d...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:

    MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A fondness for sweet and salty tastes is linked in children, researchers have discovered.

    They add that their findings could prove important in developing new ways to improve youngsters' diets.

    Using soups and crackers, sugar water and je...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    MONDAY, March 17, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People who take fish oil capsules may not be getting the heart-health benefits they desired, according to a pair of new research reports.

    Both studies found that the omega-3 fatty acids in fish oil supplements do not provide any significant prote...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology/diabetes/metabolism:

    THURSDAY, March 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Cancer patients with diabetes are more likely to die than those without diabetes, and the risk is especially high for those taking insulin, a new study finds.

    The findings were published March 13 in the journal Diabetologia.

    The ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Public Health:

    THURSDAY, March 13, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The five-second rule -- pick up that dropped food on the floor fast if you want to safely eat it -- may have some basis in reality, researchers report.

    "Consuming food dropped on the floor still carries an infection risk, as it very much depend...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    WEDNESDAY, March 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- High blood pressure has long been pegged as a risk factor for stroke, but a new analysis suggests that even slightly elevated blood pressure levels raise the odds of suffering a stroke.

    The sweeping review analyzed data from 760,000 study part...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Endocrinology/diabetes/metabolism:

    FRIDAY, March 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Anyone who needs to monitor their blood sugar can take some simple steps to improve their test results. These include:

    Wash your hands before you test. It sounds simple enough, but it's a step many people skip or skimp on.

    "Tests s...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Obstetrics & Gynecology:

    THURSDAY, March 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Pregnancy isn't a license to gain weight, say researchers who have found that heavier moms-to-be tend to have fatter babies at greater risk for serious health issues.

    Bigger babies can pose problems during delivery, and a baby that's large for ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Maternal & Fetal Medicine:

    TUESDAY, March 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Expectant mothers are often told to eat lots of fruits and vegetables, and a new study adds to evidence that a healthy diet is linked to a reduced risk of premature birth.

    Researchers analyzed data gathered from more than 66,000 pregnant women in...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Cardiology:

    TUESDAY, March 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- People with chronic kidney disease who take the blood thinner warfarin to treat a form of irregular heartbeat are at no greater risk for stroke or death than similar patients who don't take the medicine, researchers report.

    The Swedish study invo...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:

    TUESDAY, March 4, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Millions of middle-aged Americans chow down each day on steaks, cheeseburgers and other protein-rich fare.

    Now two studies find that diets high in meat and cheese, when eaten in middle age, might shorten people's life spans.

    However, in ...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Nutrition & Dietetics:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- High prices for fresh fruits and vegetables increase the risk that children in low- and middle-income families will be overweight, according to a new study.

    That's because when the cost of fresh fruits and vegetables rise, families with less money...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Obstetrics & Gynecology:

    FRIDAY, Feb. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Overweight or obese pregnant women who believe they are "eating for two" are more likely to gain too much weight, a new study shows.

    Researchers cautioned that gaining too much weight during pregnancy could lead to long-term weight problems, as we...Full Article

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    Sharecare News posted a story about Neurology:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- There's early evidence from a small study that people with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- also known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease -- who are fed a high-calorie, high-carb diet, may see the progression of their disease slowed.

    ALS is a dege...Full Article