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The Pastore Podcast

Dec 6, 2019

“If you hear hoofs coming behind you, don’t assume it’s a zebra”


In this episode, Dr. Pastore shares one of his favorite patient cases where he was able to identify a “zebra” diagnosis when the medical community had diagnosed this patient with ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou...

Nov 15, 2019

This week we discuss being “punked” and what to do if you unknowingly (or willingly against all recommendations) ingest gluten as a celiac.


Dr. Pastore shares his personal experience and discusses the typical symptoms a celiac would experience, the facts and myths about what a celiac should do to recover if they...

Nov 8, 2019

In this conversation, Dr. Pastore explains the direct scientific links between gut health and mood. He covers how the gut and brain are systematically connected, the balance of gut microbiome, and why a damaged digestive tract can lead to mood-related disorders such as depression and anxiety.

Nov 1, 2019

Dr. Pastore shares his history with migraines and the signs, symptoms, causes, treatments and science behind migraines.

Talking points include:

  • The 4 stages of the migraine, including the “migraine hangover”
  • A sub-class of migraines called allodynia -  the experience of pain from stimuli that isn't normally painful...

Oct 25, 2019

Dr. Pastore covers the typical nutritional deficiencies the newly diagnosed celiac patient may experience, the mistakes practitioners make when attempting to correct these deficiencies, and what YOU can do to be your own health-care advocate.


He then explains why those with celiac diseases (following a gluten-free...