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Doc Parsley

Dr. Kirk Parsley-Sleep: America’s BIGGEST Problem

Howdy folks! I wanted to shoot this TED talk by my good friend, Dr. Kirk Parsley your way. Doc Parsley (if you have missed the outstanding podcasts we’ve done with him here: 1, 2, and 3) is a former Navy SEAL, went to med school, and then was the Doc Read more…

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Kate Galliett

Building An Unbreakable Body

Guest post written by: Kate Galliet   At 21, my doc told me that the GERD I was experiencing (for which she’d Rx’d a lifetime of taking a pill for) was “just the way I am.” And then I found the paleo diet & lifestyle via Robb’s podcast. And “just Read more…

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The Paleo Diet for Improved Athletic Performance

By: D. Levi Harrison, MD Orthopedic Surgeon/Fitness Expert   The Paleo diet has been associated with extensive controversy and drama over the past decade due to the confounding research and opinions of authors, doctors and athletes. As an orthopedic surgeon and fitness expert, it is appropriate that I share my Read more…

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CrossFit and The Aging Athlete

Guest post written by: Judah Boulet   In a prior post, I discussed strength and conditioning considerations in the aging athlete. CrossFit is the greatest growing strength and conditioning program. If you are like me, and enjoy CrossFit workouts, enjoy the camaraderie and community of a gym atmosphere, how can Read more…

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Strength and Conditioning in the Aging Athlete

Guest post written by: Judah Boulet   One day you wake up and you realize your body feels different. Maybe it’s that you cannot do some of the things you used to do anymore, or maybe your body is screaming much louder than it did before while doing the same Read more…

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“Everyday Paleo” Gets International Flavor

Guest post written by: Joanne Eglash   When it comes to making the leap from the Standard American Diet (SAD) to the Paleo plan, one of the biggest reasons for delaying is simple: “It sounds boring.” These would-be cavemen and cavewomen worry that they’ll miss their love for exotic food Read more…

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Watch Your Mouth!

“You ate the whole quart of ice cream AND the all the cookies too AND you haven’t worked out in, like, three days?!?” “Dude, I can, like, already see the fat accumulating on your thighs – and don’t even get me started on your stomach.” “Seriously, I’m pretty sure all Read more…

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How to Hack Your Immune System

Guest post written by: Dr. Tim Jackson Most of us looking to optimize our health get bombarded with information on hormones, gut health and detoxification. But we rarely hear very much about the immune system. The reasons for this are many, namely that it is quite complex and interacts with Read more…

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Fear

What Are You Afraid Of?

We’re gonna start this one with a story that I completely made up – but read it anyway. One day, Joe was at a restaurant with some friends. Since Joe is Paleo (not celiac, just paleo) he requests a gluten free menu and orders a steak, steamed broccoli and a Read more…

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Dr. Harrison

The Benefits of the Paleo Diet in Post Operative Care

Guest post written by: Dr. Levi Harrison Orthopedic Surgeon www.drleviharrison.com   As an orthopedic surgeon, I have been a strong advocate of the Paleo Diet for my patients. I highly recommend this type of lifestyle eating strategy for patients before and after surgery. I discuss this nutritional plan with them Read more…

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