7 results for tag: the cave gourmet


Darryl Edwards: Episode017: Primal Play

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep17_Darryl_Edwards.mp3 Daryl is a nutritionist and author of the books "Paleo from A to Z" and "Paleo Fitness," and the founder of Primal Play—a daily online paleo program designed to help people rekindle their love of exercise. Backstory: My initial career was in tech as a computer programmer in investment banking, which was lucrative but required very long hours and a lot of stress. Things started to change when I started having annual health checks, blood work, and fitness tests done, and this was in my mid 30s. My doctor told me I had issues related to hypertension, high blood ...

Jimmy Moore: Episode 016: Livin La Vida Low Carb

http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep16_Jimmy_Moore.mp3 At age 32, Jimmy Moore went from 410 lbs to shedding 180 lbs in one year, shrinking his shirt size from 5XL to XL, and his waist size by 20 inches. This dramatic weight loss left him inundated with questions and requests from people about how he did it. He is the author of multiple books since then, including the Ketogenic Cookbook. He is the host of the Livin La Vida Low Carb podcast. 6:00 In 2004 I read Dr. Atkins' Diet Revolution, and he was emphasizing to eat fats but no carbs, so I tried the Atkins Diet by the book, and I lost 30 lbs in the first month. The ...

Kirk Parsley: Episode014: Getting Better Sleep

Dr. Kirk Parsley served as an Undersea Medical Officer at Naval Special Warfare Group 1 from 2009-2013. He is a member of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, and is certified in Hormonal Modulation (age management medicine). After leaving the Navy, he went into concierge medicine and consulting, and continues to consult for corporations, pro athletes and teams. He has led research worldwide on sleep, wellness, and hormonal optimization, and is currently completing a book on sleep and health optimization. His philosophy for wellness is that we must live more closely to the way we evolved as a species. Many diseases and disorders we've developed ...

Hamilton Stapell: Episode 013: Modern Caveman

Hamilton Stapell is a historian and Associate Professor of History at SUNY New Paltz, and the creator of one of the first college courses on ancestral health. He is also the Associate Editor at The Journal of Evolution and Health and the author of the published study “Modern Cavemen? Stereotypes and Reality of the Ancestral Health Movement,” which looks at stereotypes of those who follow the paleo lifestyle. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep13_Hamilton_Stapell.mp3 How did you become a historian on paleo? I first got interested in evolution and health in 2002 when I stumbled across the book Health Secrets of the ...

Melanie Avalon: Episode012: What, When, Wine

  Before writing the #1 Amazon Bestseller, What, When, Wine Diet: Paleo & Intermittent Fasting for Health and Weight Loss, Melanie Avalon spent years researching the mechanics of body fat regulation. Weight loss techniques became lifestyle changes for health and happiness after she stumbled upon the substantial and healthy means of weight loss via dietary composition: low-carb, paleo, and timing (intermittent fasting). It sparked a fire to perfect a dietary lifestyle for effortless weight management and health. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep12_Melanie_Avalon.mp3 How did the book come about? Growing up ...

Cassy Joy Garcia: Episode011: Fed and Fit

Cassy is the author of the paleo cookbook and blog Fed & Fit. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep_11_cassie_joy_garcia.mp3   How'd you get into paleo? I was reluctant at first and just gradually accepted it was the best way of eating for me. I kept gaining weight after college, I was tired all the time, so I did research on 6 or 7 diets, and I lost weight but it was from calorie restriction, which causes muscle loss as well as fat loss and creates other problems. I have a science background so I dug into some nutrition science and stumbled across the anti-inflammatory dietary direction, aka paleo. 4:00 Learn...

Peter Defty: Episode 010: Optimized Fat Metabolism

Peter is a nutritional expert and ultra athlete who developed a safe and healthy approach to fat adaptation for endurance athletes called Optimized Fat Metabolism (OFM). After getting into running around 2000, Peter went from being a carb burner with poor results to a fat burner with success in racing. He specializes in using fat as fuel. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thecavegourmet/wildgame1_170418_ep10_Peter_Defty.mp3 1:30 How did you get into all of this? How can your advanced knowledge apply to our audience? It’s important to know that the concept of OFM is all about getting our bodies back to burning fat as our aerobic fuel source. ...