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The Sleep Whisperer helps you end your confusion about sleep and provides the proper tools to positively impact your body and mind with better sleep. These tools will not only help you take charge of your sleep, they will help you take charge of your life.

Mar 22, 2022

Dr. Edison de Mello is a Board-Certified Integrative Physician and a licensed psychotherapist. He’s the Founder and Chief Medical Officer of the Akasha Center in Santa Monica. He’s treated patients from across the spectrum using his signature east-meets-west approach. He writes for a variety of publications and is a frequent guest on integrative medicine podcasts. He believes physicians should always “Meet their Patient before Meeting their Dis-EASE, a belief that he puts into practice every day. 

Dr. de Mello has written book chapters and articles for several publications. His most recent book chapter on Integrative Approaches to Addiction for Dr. Andrew Weil’s Integrative Library. His latest book, BLOATED, is scheduled to be released in the fall of 2021. 

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