Course curriculum

  • 1

    Week 1

    • Resource - Week 1 - Man vs. Molecule

    • Lecture- Film Intro by Gary Null

    • Resource - Week 1- Study Notes

    • Slides - Week 1- Part 1

    • Lecture- Course Overview (13:15)

    • Lecture- Protein Shape and Peptide Bonds, The Cell, Cellular Intelligence (16:31)

    • Lecture- Integral Membrane Proteins, Redundancy, Limbic System (20:59)

    • Lecture- HPA Axis, HPATGG Axis, Liver Stress & Hormonal Balance (14:45)

    • Lecture- Somatic Symptoms, The Glands (17:30)

    • Lecture- HPATGG Axis, The Glands Continued (13:56)

    • Lecture- The Hormones (11:35)

    • Slides- Week 1- Part 2

    • Lecture- Student Questions (12:51)

    • Lecture- Adrenal Gland (11:44)

    • Lecture- Stress Triggers (15:56)

    • Lecture- Adrenal Stress Syndromes, Testing, Adrenal Disease (17:53)

    • Lecture- Testing Part 2, Herbs Part 1 (16:08)

    • Lecture- Herbs Part 2 (18:21)

    • Lecture- Herbs Part 3 (18:49)

  • 2

    Week 2

    • Resource - Relationship Between Thyroid and Diabetes

    • Resource - Chinese herbs for Diabetes

    • Lecture- Migraines

    • Slides- Week 2- Part 1

    • Lecture- Class Discussion (16:29)

    • Lecture- Thyroid Hormones, HPT Axis, T3/T4 (15:35)

    • Lecture- Hypothyroidism/Hyperthyroidism (20:17)

    • Lecture- Testing (19:48)

    • Lecture- Herbs Part 1 (19:03)

    • Lecture- Herbs Part 2 (21:23)

    • Slides- Week 2- Part 2

    • Lecture- Energy Creation & Needs, Energy Storage & Use- Glucose (15:23)

    • Lecture- Pancreas, Pancreas Exocrine Functions (19:30)

    • Lecture- Pancreas Endocrine Functions- Cells, Pancreatic Disease- Part 1 (18:33)

    • Lecture- Pancreatic Disease- Part 2 (19:24)

    • Lecture- Pancreatic Disease- Part 3 (18:38)

    • Lecture- Herbs (13:14)

  • 3

    Week 3

    • Slides- Week 3- Part 1

    • Lecture- Thyroid Continued (16:30)

    • Lecture- Thyroid- Testing Patterns (18:40)

    • Lecture- Gluten-Thyroid Connection, Iodine (18:41)

    • Lecture- Student Questions, Hypothyroid- Signs, Thyroid & Metabolic Syndrome, Hyper & Hypo Glycemia & the Thyroid (19:10)

    • Lecture- Herbs & Nutrition- Part 1 (20:03)

    • Lecture- Herbs & Nutrition- Part 2 (21:25)

    • Slides- Week 3- Part 2

    • Lecture- Student Questions, Female Reproductive System (18:45)

    • Lecture- Female Endocrine System, Ovaries- Hormones, Estrogens (18:05)

    • Lecture- Herbal Actions (17:29)

    • Lecture- Hormone Regulators (13:09)

    • Lecture- Antispasmodics, Dysmenorrhea, Herbs (21:16)

    • Lecture- Other Herbs to Consider (12:49)

    • Lecture- PMS Headaches (19:14)

  • 4

    Week 4

    • Slides- Week 4- Part 1

    • Lecture- Student Questions, Ovaries- Hormones (20:33)

    • Lecture- Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome, Ovaries- Hormones, PCOS Herbs (18:29)

    • Lecture- Endometriosis, Risk Factors, Concepts, Formula Example (20:08)

    • Lecture- Osteoporosis, Risk Factors (22:01)

    • Lecture- Osteoporosis Herbs, Fibroids (16:02)

    • Lecture- Fibroids- Herbs (11:57)

    • Slides- Week 4- Part 2

    • Lecture- Male Endocrine System (18:53)

    • Lecture- Reproductive Tract Disorders, Prostate Disease, Diet, Herbs (16:29)

    • Lecture- Herbs- BPH (14:41)

    • Lecture- Herbs- Prostatitis, Approach- Prostate Cancer, Epididymitis (16:11)

    • Lecture- Hypogonadism & ED (16:15)

    • Lecture- Gonadotropic Herbs, Endocrine Disruption (22:32)

  • 5

    Final Exam

    • Endocrine Final