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Can You Reverse Heart Attacks, Strokes, and Cancer Just by Changing What You Eat? Interview with Dr. Michael Greger (Part 1)

Destiny or Free Will: Are we predestined to die or suffer from our genetic disease?  michael greger cancer Can we actually prevent the big C from happening in our lives? michael greger cancer What about heart attack, diabetes, rheumatoid arthritis, and so on? What if, we can alter our genetic expression and bring out the best in our genes? This means… a healthier, more vibrant, and ...

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Interview with Colleen Patrick Goudreau – Veganism: An Unhealthy Fad or A Sustainable Healthy Diet? What about ex-vegans?

Last time around, we talked about how to transition into a plant-based diet with acclaimed speaker and author Colleen Patrick-Goudreau. Right after we published that long-awaited article on where you get your protein and calcium on a plant-based diet, the next questions became: “What about ex-vegans who came out and said that veganism made them sick?” “Isn’t veganism too extreme?” “How ...

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80/10/10: Best Foods to Boost Energy and Athletic Performance? (Part 3)

One of the many benefits of a multi-part series  like this is that I can drive you crazy – or at least make you keep reading – by withholding key information until the end. In this case, though, I’m going to do something even better and give away some of it here in Part 3,  some of it in Part 4, before the conclusion to the series in Part 5. Talk about foreplay ;) This time around, we’re ...

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How to Stay Lean and Fit Without Counting Calories

Does the thought of counting every single calorie you eat sound daunting to you? Whoops…you just ate 20 calories more than what you need, so you rush to the gym in hopes of burning those extra calories you ate. You run as fast as you can, like a little hamster running on a wheel... on steroids!  Otherwise, your beach body will go rounder... and rounder. ;) But… what if there’s a better ...

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How to Satisfy Your Cravings on a Healthy Plant-Based Diet

Wait, why would you ever want to do this? Cut down meat? Forget it. “Where do you get your protein and calcium? ” “What about… cheese?” “YOU NEED MORE MEAT!” Isn’t a plant-based diet the equivalent of unhealthy extremism and deprivation (i.e. just a few steamed peas for dinner?) No. There are plenty of reasons why you’d want to give plant-based diet, or even a mostly ...

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80/10/10: Cut Down Fat and Recover Twice as Fast from Workouts? (Part 2)

As the Woodstock Fruit Festival is going on in New York, you may wonder... aren't people who only eat raw fruit and greens extremists? How can you survive, let alone thrive and be a top athlete, just on raw fruit and vegetables alone (a.k.a. are you nutters?) If you are still reading, chances are you may wonder: Isn't fruit sugar bad for you?  Isn't fruit going to worsen ...

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80/10/10: The Hottest and Most Overlooked Diet For Athletes? (Part 1)

Maybe you’re constipated going on a high fat diet (too much animal protein, my friend). Maybe you’ve tried veganism, or even raw veganism, and you didn’t stick with it. Maybe you got fat being vegan. Maybe you just want to recover faster from your grueling workout, and burn more fat. What if there’s a simple, easy solution to all of the above? While almost every magazine out there ...

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10 Simple Summer Detox Tips, Without Starving Yourself

Many of you may feel naughty after your summer vacation chilling on a beach sipping Piña colada, making lots of love, and doing nothing. Your regular gym routine? Forget about it. You’re too busy playing in the sun. Now that summer vacation is almost over, you’re feeling…. a bit out of shape. So you wonder, "Should I jump on a juice cleanse and fast to lose that stubborn weight after ...

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