About

Your Hosts Dr. Gordon Pedersen and Doug Godkin explore today’s current health news and why it's important to you and your family. 

Dr. Gordon Pedersen, Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine, Ph.D. in Toxicology, Ph.D. in Immunology, Ph.D. in Biology as well as Board Certified in Anti Aging and Regenerative Medicine, is one of the most well-rounded doctors today. Able to take a complex message of health into an easy to understand format where everyone can benefit from his teachings. 

Each episode features discussion on current health trends as well as Dr Pedersen and Doug Godkin exploring a topic of health affecting millions of people across the globe.

Your Hosts

Dr. Gordon Pedersen

Dr. Pedersen is a Ph.D., N.D., FAPWCA, FAARM, Board Certified Anti-Aging, and Regenerative Medicine, Naturopath.

Holding a respectable list of degrees and accreditations. Dr. Gordon Pedersen is one of the leading natural health authorities in America today. 

Dr. Pedersen is a Ph.D., N.D., FAPWCA, FAARM, Board Certified Anti-Aging, and Regenerative Medicine, Naturopath, My Doctor Suggests Institute Medical Director, and an original co-author of Chicken Soup for the Enriched Soul.

Dr. Pedersen holds five doctor’s degrees, is Board Certified in Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine and also holds a Masters degree in Cardiac Rehabilitation and Wellness. He is a best-selling author many times over in the fields of health and wellness and a well known expert on women's issues, the immune system, gut and brain relationship, yeast and bacteria management, and silver's uses in health.

Dr. Pedersen was the only intern of Jonas Salk, noted for the discovery and development of the polio vaccine, and has formulated over 1500 products.

Dr. Pedersen was one of the first researchers to study and develop protein protein powders. His time spent as the lead researcher for Weider Nutrition. During this time period he studied and conducted tests working with Arnold Schwarzenegger at the peak of his athletic career. Dr. Pedersen has also worked closely with players and teams across the NFL, NBA, and MLB. 

Dr. Pedersen is frequently called upon as the world’s leading authority on silver as a health tool and has volunteered and personally funded efforts to bring silver’s benefits into Africa’s poorest communities with dramatic results on malaria; working with several National and International governmental organizations on the topic of silver. Dr. Pedersen is also accredited to publishing the cure to Malaria. 

Doug Godkin

Doug Godkin is a certified executive coach, graduating from Royal Roads University’s School of Business. 

Working together on a daily basis with Dr Pedersen, Doug has leveraged his lifelong educational aspects with a form of always staying curious. This curiosity and mindset of a “lifelong learner” radiate in the partnership with Dr Pedersen and the ability to draw out lessons of health from one of the most Distinguished Medical Minds practicing today. 

Doug understands that the Essence of Wellness radio show provides a stage to change lives and educate individuals currently struggling to find answers to their questions about their health concerns.