#15. Biohacking Bladder Control
How botanicals and modern technology can help with bladder urgency and increase quality of living. Dr. Mario Torres-Leon and Dr Justin Mandel join us to discuss Kim Kardashian, natural bladder control, and a unique medical device to help those with bladder control challenges enjoy greater safety and mobility.
Dr. Mario Torres-León
Colombia, Yale and Harvard trained interventional radiologist
- Freedom Belt™post surgical drainage belt inventor
- First TV host for a Spanish based medical show with an international audience of 1 billion people – 1todocorazon.com and DrMariotv.com
Dr. Justin Mandel, DOM AP LAC
- Bladder RE-EXPANSION Technique®inventor for Overactive Bladder Bladder RE-EXPANSION Technique.com
- Bladder RE-EXPANSION Technique® external urinary health aid inventor
- Pee Less: The Drug-Free, Painless Solution For Your Overactive Bladder book author http://amzn.to/2oJIjth
- TrapEAZE Technique™4-step system for upper back pain developer TrapEAZEtechnique.com
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:30 Kim Kardashian
1:26 Definition of overactive bladder
2:06 Influencing factors and nuance
2:26 Chinese medical perspective on kidney qi
2:41 Kidney qi and hydrogen sulfide
3:00 Hydrogen sulfide and lower urinary tract symptoms and overactive bladder
3:27 Suo Quan Wan 缩泉丸 from (Fu Ren Liang fang 妇人良方 1237ad) and its pharmacology
4:21 Yi zhi ren which is also used for memory （Check out Neurohacking Memory)
4:46 How herbal effects informed East Asian cultural understanding of overactive bladder.
6:27 The effects of treatment and how they change with age.
7:00 How it influences quality of life
7:34 Dr. Mario Torres-Leon introduction: Interventional radiology and abdominal imaging and interventions, creator of FreedomBelt
8:06 Dr. Justin Mandel introduction: Bladder ReExpansion Technique and Author of “PeeLess”
8:51 How they came into this specialty.
12:27 What is interventional radiology? How it serves to reduce “exploratory surgery”.
17:18 How having a catheter affects people’s lives.
20:51 The problem with current gear
22:36 Kim Kardashian and her drainage bag
23:21 Leveraging technology to do better
25:51 Privacy concerns
27:32 Freedombelt and how it adds value to people’s lives and makes them safer. 1-844 Free-NOW (Toll free)
28:31 How does a drainage bag affect people physically and emotionally?
33:19 Depression and physiological changes
35: 22 Sympathetic (excited) states and urination
39:00 Customization and a patient centered approach to medical innovation
40:00 National Surgical Drainage Awareness Month
46:00 Optimal Diet and foods to avoid on a catheter.
51:00 Positive emotions are more important than obsessive worry over diet.
56:27 Rural America and outpatient care.
57:00 Deconditioning and staying mobile.
Where to find Dr. Mario Torres-León and Dr. Justin Mandel, DOM AP LAC: www.Freedombelt.com
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