Exercise and watch what you eat. Simple, right? Or not. What if other forces were at work, trying to put pounds on frame until you join the 58 percent of the world predicted to be overweight or obese by 2030? Many scientists now believe that it's not your stomach you should worry about—it's your brain. Listen to this episode with special guest Stephan Guyenet to discover how you can retrain your brain to beat cravings and food addiction once and for all.
Why is it that some people have the ability to overcome tragedy and trauma while others don't? Is it the severity of the tragedy that counts or the resiliency of the person? In this episode, my special guest and former coaching client, Martina Plag, will share her journey of overcoming tragedy and reveal how fitness and personal development gave a new meaning to her life. Listen to this episode to get encouraged to push through any obstacles and pain you might be facing in your life right now.
If you’ve been fixated on changing your body lately, it can be really easy to get stuck on calorie deficits, macros, and quick fixes. But, just because you’re losing fat doesn’t mean that you’re healthy—especially if you start having trouble with sleep, anxiety, skin issues and other symptoms that indicate that your diet is “off.” That’s why I invited Nutrition and Biochemistry Expert Chris Masterjohn to discuss how to optimize your nutrition for vibrant health. Listen now!
Choosing the right foods is one part of eating healthy—but how you prepare them also plays a role. Did you know that higher cooking temperatures can create chemical reactions among amino acids, creatines, and sugars — reactions that may produce dangerous compounds that can damage our DNA. Sounds confusing? We invited nutrition expert Alex Leaf to explain how cooking oils, cooking methods, and household chemicals can affect your health based on the latest research. Plus, he will share his nutrition hacks to help you cook for the biggest health benefits. Listen Now!