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Three Holistic Physicians Discuss Care From Babies to the Aging Brain.

Sunday, May 20th, 2012

Guests for the Holistic Health Show on Saturday are from left to right:Dr. Rallie McAllister, Dr. Paul Bendheim,and Dr Tom Potisk.

Dr. Rallie McAllister, MD, MPH, MSEH  is a board-certified family physician, specializing in natural, holistic approaches to health and healing. She is also the cofounder of Momosa Publishing LLC, publisher of and the Mommy MD Guides book series. She is the coauthor of The Mommy MD Guide to Pregnancy and Birth and The Mommy MD Guide to Your Baby’s First Year.

Dr. McAllister’s nationally syndicated newspaper column, Your Health, appeared in more than 30 newspapers in the United States and Canada was read by more than a million people each week. She has been the featured medical expert on more than 100 radio and television shows. She recently appeared on Good Morning America Health and Fox News. She’s the former host of Rallie on Health, a weekly regional health magazine on WJHL News Channel 11 with over one million viewers in a five-state area, and No Bones About It, a weekly radio talk show. A dynamic public speaker, Dr. McAllister educates and entertains audiences from coast to coast with her upbeat, down-to-earth delivery of the latest health news.

Dr. McAllister’s healthy-eating tips and interviews have been featured in dozens of popular publications, including USA Today, Women’s Day, Better Homes and Gardens, Redbook, Family Circle, Parenting, Prevention, Men’s Health, Women’s World, Cosmo, Glamour, Health Magazine, Energy Times, Arthritis Today, and dozens of newspapers.

Greatly in demand by journalists, Dr. McAllister receives more than two interview requests each week. Dr. McAllister has authored hundreds of health articles, with millions of additional readers, on dozens of health-related web sites, including,,,,,,,,, and

Dr Paul Bendheim received his BA cum laude from Pomona College with honors in art history, and his MD from the University of Arizona, College of Medicine where he was elected to AOA, the medical honor society. He did his neurology residency and a post-doctoral fellowship at the U of California San Francisco.

Dr. Bendheim is a board certified neurologist who works full-time as CEO and Chief Medical & Scientific Officer of the company he founded in 2004, BrainSavers, America’s Healthy Brain Company. He is also Chairman of the Clinical Advisory Board, Intellect Neurosciences, a public company developing novel biotechnology treatments for Alzheimers.

Previously, among other positions he was the Max Varon Visiting Professor of Neurobiology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel; Medical Director of Development and Research  Neurologist at the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute in Phoenix, Arizona; and Executive Vice President and Chief Medical Officer, Mindset Biopharmaceuticals.

Dr. Bendheim has held academic appointments in addition to the Weizmann Institute at University of California Medical Center, San Francisco and Downstate Medical Center, State University of New York, Brooklyn.

An authority on Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, Dr. Bendheim has lectured around the world and has written numerous scientific articles.

He is a member of the American Neurological Association, the American Academy of Neurology, and the Scientific Advisory Board of the Alzheimer’s Drug Discovery Foundation.

An authority on Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias, Dr. Bendheim has lectured around the world and has written numerous scientific articles and abstracts. Dr. Bendheim is the author of the book, “The Brain Training Revolution: A Proven Workout for Healthy Brain Aging”, published by Sourcebooks in Dec 2009 and released in a new trade edition in 2012.

Dr. Tom Potisk AKA the “Down to Earth doctor” has been a lifelong Christian and a holistic family doctor for 25 years. He is an author, speaker, and blogger on holistic living. He was a winner of the Chiropractor of the Year Award and has certifications in nutrition counseling and wellness.  He is called the “down-to-earth” doctor because of his family oriented country lifestyle and his simplistic, practical, and easy to implement health advice. He is the author of the new book – “Whole Health Healing: The Budget Friendly Natural Wellness Bible for All Ages”

His extensive world travels to remote places, sometimes on volunteer medical missions, adds to his unique perspective and his philosophy. His goal with his books and presentations is to improve people’s lives and save them money by empowering them to make wiser healthcare decisions.