May 2023 Ask Mark Anything

Hey everyone! The May Ask Mark Anything is here and available exclusively to the Dr. Hyman+ Community. Over the past month, our team collected questions from the community and found the most popular topics to ask Dr. Hyman. Check out the video below!


Topics Discussed

  • What did Dr. Hyman have for breakfast this morning? (00:28) 
  • What is the purpose of the Betaine HCL supplement? (2:05) 
  • Are there any supplements or medications that a person should or should not be taking in order to protect their pancreas if they have a family history of pancreatic cancer?  (3:56) 
  • Do you believe that alcohol impacts women and men differently if all other factors are the same? (7:53) 
  • What are peptides, and who can benefit from their use? (10:15) 
  • What is the best way to assess your circulatory/blood vessel health? (13:37) 
  • Is there a downside to taking electrolytes, and is there anyone who should avoid them? (17:02) 
  • Are there any factors to consider when determining if an elective hysterectomy should be pursued? Are there any harmful side effects to taking hormones after having a full hysterectomy? (19:40) 
  • Are there any insights into the treatment of fibromyalgia from a functional medicine perspective? Do you consider fibromyalgia to be a dysfunction of the central nervous system? (25:01) 
  • Do you have any ideas for individuals to help improve cognitive health?  What supplements, if any, would you suggest? (28:52) 
  • What suggestions do you have to prepare for a healthy pregnancy? (32:46) 
  • Do you have any suggestions for dealing with excessive hair loss? How can you deal with it? (35:18)
  • What is Dr. Hyman's guilty pleasure? (37:43) 
  • What does Dr. Hyman do to pass the time on airplanes? (40:17) 



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Thanks for tuning in, until next time. 

-Dr. Hyman & Team Dr. Hyman+

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