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Robin Ray Green; Pediatric Acupuncturist

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Robin Ray Green on Nutrition Heretic Podcast Welcome back to part 2 of our episode with Pediatric Acupuncturist Robin Ray Green, author of Heal Your Child from the Inside Out: The 5-Element Way to Nurturing Healthy, Happy Kids. Last week, we talked about non-needle techniques you can use to help heal your children from a wide variety of health issues including digestive disorders and food intolerances.

This week, we look at and expanded definition of the 5 Element Theory and how it can be applied to home and work life. Plus we’ll answer questions from our audience.

Robin Ray Green is a mother of two boys, licensed acupuncturist and herbalist and a leading expert in the field of pediatric acupuncture. She holds a Master’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the prestigious Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, California. Robin has over ten years clinical experience helping children with asthma, allergies and eczema heal using Chinese medicine.

An up-and-coming Hay House author, Robin’s book, Heal Your Child from the Inside Out: The 5-Element Way to Nurturing Healthy, Happy Kids, is available now. Her popular kid’s health blog, now at robinraygreen.com, has over 1 million visitors annually and she runs a directory to connect parents to pediatric acupuncture specialists at Kids Love Acupuncture. Robin founded the Center for Advanced Acupuncture Pediatrics, which provides premier pediatric acupuncture training. worldwide.  You can also find Robin on Facebook, in her Facebook group, Heal Your Child Book, her Kids Love Acupuncture Facebook page,

Great Resources From Robin Ray Green:

Highlights from today's episode:

05:27 ~ An overview of the 5 Element Theory and the corresponding organs.

09:56 ~ How the 5 Element Theory applies to home and work life.

Questions from our audience:

17:09 ~ How would you recommend as a parent we help our children be open to trying acupuncture?

18:27 ~ You talk about how you came to be in your field through your need to help your son with his eczema. What other significant health changes have you experienced through journey that has had a great impact on children?

19:22 ~ What guides do you give to parents unsure especially when facing 'modern' medicine being too quick to give out drugs and creams rather than trialling natural medicines. How do you recommend parents handle or determine what is the best method of them and their child?

33:51 ~ My son was recently diagnosed as having the Celiac disease gene, whilst he doesn't have the disease, I've been advised that should signs appear, to get him rechecked. I find this very reactive and not proactive. What would you recommend I do?

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Guest Heretic Robin Ray Green, author of “Heal Your Child from the Inside Out"

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Robin Ray Green on the Nutrition Heretic Podcast Acupuncture. You know it works for you, but you’re afraid that those needles could traumatize your child if you try it with them. Pediatric Acupuncturist Robin Ray Green learned in the trenches with her own children how different the acupuncture protocol is for children compared to adults.

In this episode, we talk with Green about her book, Heal Your Child from the Inside Out: The 5 Element Way to Nurturing Healthy, Happy Kids. We’ll cover non-needle techniques, improving digestion including sensitivities and intolerances, and her 5 Element strategy for a happy, balanced life.

Listen to the second half of our talk as we continue our conversation and delve into how we can expand on the 5 element theory and we’ll answer YOUR questions.

Robin Ray Green is a mother of two boys, licensed acupuncturist and herbalist and a leading expert in the field of pediatric acupuncture. She holds a Master’s in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the prestigious Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, California. Robin has over ten years clinical experience helping children with asthma, allergies and eczema heal using Chinese medicine.

An up-and-coming Hay House author, Robin’s book, Heal Your Child from the Inside Out: The 5-Element Way to Nurturing Healthy, Happy Kids, is available now. Her popular kid’s health blog, now at robinraygreen.com, has over 1 million visitors annually.  Robin founded the Center for Advanced Acupuncture Pediatrics, which provides premier pediatric acupuncture training. worldwide.  You can also find Robin on Facebook, in her Facebook group, Heal Your Child Book, her Kids Love Acupuncture Facebook page,

Great Resources From Robin Ray Green:

 Highlights from today's episode:

  • 03:25 ~  What’s the difference between helping children and adults using acupuncture?
  • 06:34 ~ Why kids heal so fast.
  • 11:42 ~ Surprising disorders addressed with acupuncture.
  • 21:55 ~ Reversing gluten and dairy intolerance.
  • 32:31 ~ How do you test for sensitivities?
  • 35:41 ~ Making kids comfortable with needles.
  • 38:32 ~ Different techniques and tools that stimulate acupuncture points.
  • 39:05 ~ The correct pressure needed for effective healing.
  • 41:15 ~ Does acupuncture work independently of dietary changes?
  • 43:13 ~ What rashes may tell you about which organs are out of balance.

Resources mentioned in this episode:

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Carbohydrates And Why You Need Them on the Weekly Q&A

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Your Questions Answered About Carbohydrates on the Nutrition Heretic Q&AWill you be seeing 50 Shades of Whey be making an appearance?  Not very likely, but Adrienne shares what's been going on with her book, 50 Ways To Eat Cock: Healthy Chicken Recipes With Balls!  Modern Wheat is different than it was 100 years ago, and more people are reacting to it; but what are the consequences of cutting out gluten when you don't need to?  Do people replace gluten with alternative carbohydrates?   Why are some people so afraid of carbs? What happens when you eat too much fibre? As an added bonus, find out what Adrienne adds to her homemade sauerkrout to make it the best ever! These questions and more are answered on this week's Q&A with The Nutrition Heretic.

Your Questions Answered about Carbohydrates:

  • How is modern wheat different than that of our ancestors?
  • Why do we need carbohydrates?
  • Do we needs as many carbs as we eat in the US?
  • Are carbs a good source of energy?

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Dangers of a Gluten Free Diet

Dangers of a Gluten Free Diet

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