About half of the US population has insulin resistance – and most don’t know it! Insulin resistance is NOT just about diabetes and obesity, but nearly every chronic disease/disorder has been linked – heart disease, hormone imbalances, cancer, autoimmune conditions, and even infertility and sexual… Read More »10 Signs of Insulin Resistance and 3 Ways to Repair
Insulin resistance is a key driver of poor metabolic health. Without sensitivity to insulin, the body remains in a sugar-burning only mode and cannot burn stored body fat for fuel. This leads to increased hunger and weight loss resistance.
And how is it diagnosed? Research shows 88% of the population are NOT metabolically healthy! Are you one of the 88% or one of the 12%? In this video I walk you through the 5 markers of metabolic syndrome, so you will know which group… Read More »What is Metabolic Syndrome?
How do carbohydrates affect the brain’s reward center? Harvard Medical School just published a brand new study in the Journal of Nutrition on this very topic! They examined 72 overweight adults over 20 weeks, comparing a low carb/high fat, moderate carb/fat, and a high carb/low… Read More »Are Carbs Really Addictive?
We’ve all heard how much fiber we need and that most people don’t consume enough fiber. We need it for our colon health, healthy bowel movements, lowering cholesterol, feeding our microbiome…but is it true? There’s a bit of conflicting information in the science, but there… Read More »Is Fiber Necessary or Overhyped?
We’ve been told for years that in order to lose weight we have to be in a calorie deficit – this can be from reducing our calorie intake, increasing our calorie burn or a combination of the two. But does it work? Is this the… Read More »Is ‘Eat Less Move More’ Good Advice for Weight Loss?
Metabolic syndrome is a commonly-known disorder of increased waist circumference, elevate blood pressure, low HDL (“good”) cholesterol, elevated blood sugars, and high fasting insulin. Check out this video for research on metabolic disorders. Questions? Drop ‘em!
Today I’m bringing you another brand-new study published in January 2021 examined the effects of High Intensity Interval Training and Resistance Training on the effects of glucose, insulin, cortisol, lactate, and free fatty acids in the blood.Study publication: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33401694/ Which style of workout is YOUR… Read More »Is HIIT or Resistance Training Better for Improving Insulin Sensitivity?