Articulate, passionate and humorous, Dr. Holly Lucille breaks down the myths and misconceptions about health and health related topics.

Should You Be Getting a "Tune Up" Instead of a Checkup? Part 2

From the Show: Mindful Medicine
Summary: Learn why it's important for you and your loved ones to regularly get "tune ups" with your doctor.
Air Date: 12/4/13
Duration: 10
Host: Dr. Holly Lucille, ND, RN
Guest Bio: Jacob Tietlbaum, MD
Dr T Jacob Teitelbaum, MD, is Director of the Fatigue & Fibromyalgia Practitioners Network and author of the best-selling book From Fatigued to Fantastic! He is also the creator of the popular free iPhone & Android application "Cures A-Z."

He is the lead author of four studies on effective treatment for fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome, and a study on effective treatment of autism using NAET.

Dr. Teitelbaum does frequent media appearances including Good Morning America, CNN, Fox News Channel, the Dr. Oz Show and Oprah & Friends. He lives in Kona, Hawaii.
Should You Be Getting a "Tune Up" Instead of a Checkup? Part 2
In Part 1 of this interview, special guest, Jacob Tietlbaum, MD, discussed the reasons why certain screenings -- PSA prostate cancer testing, many mammograms -- actually often do more harm than good when it comes to your overall health.

He and Dr. Holly continue the conversation and discuss why you should take the advice of your mechanic and get your "tune-up" just as regularly as your car.