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Stop Ignoring This Serious Problem

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I can totally appreciate thinking about & classifying food based on whether it helps you achieve your physique goals or not. However, that's a limited perspective that can come back to bite you. When you only think of food through the filter of weight loss/weight gain or indulging/not indulging, you're really missing some critically important considerations for your health, energy and vitality. If you'd rather listen to this blog than ...Read More

376: Is Silent Inflammation Slowing Fat Loss

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There is a way to reduce hunger, minimize cravings, burn more fat, have more energy and dramatically improve your health that very few people are talking about: reducing internal inflammation. We are missing the boat when we think of inflammation only as pain & swelling. It's so much more than that. Inflammation that we can't see or feel in the traditional way is often responsible for cravings, hunger, brain fog, ...Read More

371: What The Health & Fat Loss

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A few weeks ago, I sent an email to everyone on my free VIP email list with my thoughts on the documentary "What the Health". Since then, I've received hundreds of questions about meat eating, dietary fat, fat loss, low carb diets and everything along that spectrum. In today's episode, I'm going to share my thoughts on "What the Health" but also share some deeply data driven opinions of experts, ...Read More

370: Understanding Carbs & Blood Sugar

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There's a lot of misunderstanding and misinformation about food and metabolism. Every couple of months I want to devote an episode to misunderstandings about fat, misunderstandings about protein and misunderstandings about carbohydrates. In today's episode, we are tackling some major misunderstandings about carbs and blood sugar. We'll also talk about specific changes you can make to improve your carbohydrate choices without drastic dieting choices and cutting out carbs. If you ...Read More

366: Want Fat Loss? Start Here

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I recently did some 2 week journal reviews for my veteran Fat Loss Fast Track clients and decided it's time to talk about the basics of fat loss and specific habits that will dramatically accelerate your results. If you are trying but not getting results, this episode is for you. If you aren't trying but want results, this episode is for you. If you feel stuck, unmotivated or unsure of ...Read More

364: The Science of Cravings & Your Sugar Solution

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Struggling with sugar cravings? Do you want to make better choices but find yourself repeatedly giving into the pull of your cravings? One of critical steps we need to take in order to overcome cravings is understanding how our current behavior is actually creating those cravings. Sure, practice, discipline & self-control play a role, but identifying the ways that your current choices are triggering the return of your cravings is ...Read More

342: Sunshine & Your Hormones – Can The Sun Help You Burn Fat?

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Can sun exposure increase your metabolism? Can it help you burn fat more efficiently? The answer is yes. In today's episode we're going into the science of sun, your skin & hormones to look at how moderate sun exposure can minimize cravings, reduce inflammation, increase energy and support your metabolism & ability to burn fat. I know our society talks about the dangers of the sun and tells us all ...Read More

337: 6 Changes We All Need To Make

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I rarely make blanket recommendations. When I talk about nutrition, I'm quick to say that strategies depend on your goals. When I talk about nutritional improvements, I'm quick to consider someone's baseline. I'm not going to recommend the Golden Rules of Carbs & Fat Loss to someone who is currently eating fast food & candy every day. It would probably be too big a transition for them, right now. I ...Read More

334: Anti-Aging Nutrition Strategies

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The market for anti-aging products is exploding. By 2021, it's expected to be a $216 billion dollar industry of lotions, potions, pills, products & procedures. Companies are looking to capitalize on our deep desire to delay the outward signs of aging. I have good news: the single most effective (not to mention affordable) anti-aging strategy is at the end of our fork. I'm not just saying that because I believe in ...Read More

331: Carbs And Fat Loss

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There is way too much confusion about carbohydrates. Too many people lump them all in the same category and act as if grams of carbs or calories are the only relevant factor. That's not the case. Others act as if all carbs are "bad" - also not the case. Some suggest that carbs are essential and even when pursuing fat loss we should consume multiple servings of quality carbs each ...Read More