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 Endocrinology/diabetes/metabolism:

    THURSDAY, Feb. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a potential breakthrough for the treatment of type 1 diabetes, researchers have successfully turned mouse skin cells into insulin-producing beta cells.

    And when those cells were transplanted into a few dozen diabetic mice, their blood sugar le...Full Article

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

    THURSDAY, Feb. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a potential breakthrough for the treatment of type 1 diabetes, researchers have successfully turned mouse skin cells into insulin-producing beta cells.

    And when those cells were transplanted into a few dozen diabetic mice, their blood sugar le...Full Article

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

    THURSDAY, Feb. 6, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- In a potential breakthrough for the treatment of type 1 diabetes, researchers have successfully turned mouse skin cells into insulin-producing beta cells.

    And when those cells were transplanted into a few dozen diabetic mice, their blood sugar le...Full Article

  • Sharecare News
    Sharecare News posted a story about Oncology:

    WEDNESDAY, Feb. 5, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Large doses of intravenous vitamin C have the potential to boost chemotherapy's ability to kill cancer cells, according to new laboratory research involving human cells and mice.

    Vitamin C delivered directly to human and mouse ovarian cancer cel...Full Article

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

    MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- A cocoa drink rich in flavanols -- the same antioxidants found in chocolate -- may help people with mild memory problems improve their brain function, according to Italian researchers.

    Flavanols are found in tea, grapes, red wine, apples and especiall...Full Article

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

    MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- Roughly one-third of adults in 12 states are obese, with Mississippi topping the list at 34.9 percent, according to a new analysis of U.S. figures.

    Twenty-six of the 30 states with the highest adult obesity rates are in the Midwest and the South, found ...Full Article

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

    MONDAY, Aug. 13 (HealthDay News) -- States with strong laws about what foods can be sold at school outside breakfast and lunch programs appear to have more students who stay at healthier weights, new research suggests.

    These laws, known as competitive food laws, regulate the foods that c...Full Article

  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Sea buckthorn is very hard to find: You can't run out to your local grocery store and get sea buckthorn berries. I'd suggest taking it in liquid supplement form. It's a very tart, pungent flavor… so you might like to mix the liquid supplement into a juice or tea. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    In my opinion, artificial sweeteners are the worst possible sweeteners to consume. There are numerous studies that touch on various health issues and side effects associated with the consumption of artificial sweeteners. I strongly suggest avoiding these artificial sweeteners at all costs:...Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Vitamin B6 supports nervous system health, aids metabolism of proteins, carbohydrates and fats, controls cholesterol level, aids chemical balance between blood and tissue, prevents water retention, and builds hemoglobin. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Folate (folic acid) may help reduce the occurrence of neural tube defects so it's important for expecting mothers and those looking to conceive a child. Folic acid helps form red blood cells and improves circulation. It also assists your body with the digestion of protein. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Vitamin C is a powerful antioxidant that fights free radicals, provides immune support, prevents scurvy, and helps support healthy skin. Vitamin C is absolutely essential for collagen production. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Vitamin D, the "sunshine vitamin," promotes bone and tooth development as well as normal growth. This vitamin helps your body with the utilization of phosphorus and calcium. Vitamin D is also essential for heart health. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Vitamin E is a powerful antioxidant that helps fight free radical damage and assists your body with the formation of red blood cells. Vitamin E is important for skin health and helps your body utilize vitamin K. Read More
  • Lindsey Duncan answered:
    Chromium is essential for glucose tolerance and blood sugar regulation. For athletes, chromium is a healthy, safe way to convert body fat to muscle. For dieters, chromium curbs the appetite as it raises the metabolism. Read More