Podcast #1 Overview of Bioregulatory Medicine

by Dr. James Odell, ND, OMD, L.Ac.

About Dr. James Odell, ND, OMD, L.A.c

Dr. James Odell is the Executive and Medical Director of the Bioregulatory Medicine Institute. He has been practicing bioregulatory medicine in the United States for over three decades. Dr. Odell graduated with a doctorate in naturopathy in 1980 from US International University, and thereafter completed a three-year post-doctoral program in traditional Chinese medicine at Shantou University Medical College in Shantou, China. Upon returning from China, he completed several internships in European bioregulatory medicine at the Paracelsus Klinik, Switzerland. Dr. Odell is licensed in acupuncture in Kentucky, Colorado, South Carolina, and Utah. He is the author of a comprehensive text on Breast Cancer entitled Breast Cancer the Rest of the Story. 

My Message…

It is essential to have different narratives in science and medicine.

Dr. James Odell

Episode Highlights with James Odell, ND, OMD, L.Ac.

  • Overview of Bioregulatory Medicine – Origin in Europe, previously called Biological Medicinename coopted by Pharma)  

  • Our body always attempting to self-regulate or adapt is the basis of Bioregulatory Medicine

  • Body has innate wisdom, not about suppression of symptoms

  • Multidisciplinary field – individualized – personalized – looks at the person, not the disease

  • Differences between Functional Medicine, Naturopathy, and Bioregulatory Medicine

  • Bioregulatory Medicine expands into the psychological, spiritual, emotional and dental aspects

  • The autonomic nervous system related to Yin/Yang has to be balanced for healing to occur

  • Types of testing: HRV, Contact Regulation Thermography, Darkfield Microscopy

  • Emphasis of the patient doctor connection and comprehensive history 

  • Bioregulatory dentistry: mercury toxicity (SMART removal), root canals, cavitation’s 

  • Symptoms – the body’s messenger, Western Medicine suppressed causing disease further into the body

  • Homotoxicology and the causal chain

  • Detox and the importance in supporting the body and addressing the lymphatic system

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