Hurricane Harvey Red Cross Donations

Dr. Shayesteh: How to fix a leaky gut

Dr. Shayesteh talks about the good bacteria that live in our digestive system and how to keep it balanced to avoid intestinal problems.

Dr. Shayesteh: Diet and sleep connection

The doctor explains how certain foods affect a person’s sleep pattern, but also how a person’s sleep pattern can affect their hormones and i…

Dr. Shayesteh: The Dirty Dozen

Dr. Shayesteh said many fruits and vegetables found in the produce aisle of the local grocery store have many dangerous pesticides still on …

Dr. Shayesteh: Rev up your metabolism

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) — A person’s metabolism is what controls weight gain and loss, so increasing your metabolism is an essential part of l…

Dr. Shayesteh: IBS and diet connection

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) — Irritable bowel syndrome, or IBS, is a functional disorder of a person’s gastrointestinal tract. Dr. Shayesteh said …

Dr. Shayesteh: Why diets don’t work

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) — When people want to lose weight, many turn to a diet. But most diets don’t work and Dr. Shayesteh explains why. He s…

Dr. Shayesteh: Is sugar addictive?

BOARDMAN, Ohio (WYTV) — Most of us have a sweet tooth, some more than others, but experts say sugar actually can be addictive. Dr. Shayesteh…