Episode 3: Holistic Healthcare & Western Medicine

One of the most requested topics we received when we announced we were starting a podcast – In this episode we discuss the difference between western and holistic medicine modalities.

CCP Episode 003 – also available on the iTunes podcast app

We also announce an exciting event coming up in Phoenix, Arizona – April 29th, 2018 called SHE DAY . We will be speaking on a panel about our food freedom story & also doing a matcha latte demo at the start of the day.

Learn More & Buy your tickets here:  SHE DAY – PHOENIX

You guys have asked:


What type of doctor should I see?

Is my primary care doctor actually listening to me?

Are Naturopaths and Integrative Functional Medicine Physicians worth the cost?

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Episode 2: Preventative Health Simplified

The first episode kicked off introducing ourselves – who we are as critical care nurses – and why we care so much about preventative health.

Listen directly from the itunes app by following this link:

CCP Episode 002 – available as iTunes podcast

In this episode, we do our best to simplify the definition of preventative health and discuss simple lifestyle changes you can make to SIMPLIFY your daily life. Prevention should improve your overall health – without overcomplicating your life.

Here’s the New York Times article that fueled this discussion, it’s titled ‘Preventive Care Saves Money? Sorry, It’s Too Good to Be True’

… we’ve linked the article below and share our opinions around it within the episode. (( spoiler alert – we don’t agree.))

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Episode 1: Introducing the Critical Conversations Podcast

Welcome to the Critical Conversations Podcast

Hosted by two critical care nurses who are doing things differently.

You can listen to this episode from your phone by using the itunes app … get easy access by clicking on this link here:

CCP Episode 001 – available as iTunes Podcast


We’re here to discuss our healthcare system, why preventative health is so important to us and what YOU can do about it.

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Link available below to start listening today. (keep in mind) … We just received approval from iTunes to officially release the podcast – so although we know it’s there – it might still be difficult for you to find without this link.

You can help us show up easier in search fields by showing us some love.

Don’t forget to Subscribe, Leave us a 1-5 star rating and write a review if you’re feeling extra supportive 🙂

Are you reading this email on your iPhone?

This LINK will take you directly to the iTunes podcast app:

Introducing The Critical Conversations Podcast

Once you click the link and choose SUBSCRIBE – the podcast will be available & easy to find in your podcast episode library. … You can send that link to your friends & family via text message as well to help us build our audience 🙂

& If you’re reading this on your windows computer or you don’t have an iphone you can listen to the first episode here: http://criticalconversations.libsyn.com

… we’re working on releasing on spotify and other platforms as well – we understand not everyone has iPhones & we want to make it easy for everyone!

Hang in there with us as we iron out the details.

We aren’t computer people – but we are figuring out ways to make this happen – only because we are so passionate about preventative health & trying our best to simplify it for you!

x, Laura & Bri

We will also be uploading each episode to our website with show notes for easy refrence in the future.

Check back soon for updates!

& be sure to join our amazing, supportive community on instagram @CriticalConversations

– we can’t thank all of you enough for helping motivate us to make this happen! Our hearts are so full.