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From Chris Moore, cohost of the Barbell Shrugged podcast, "Barbell Buddha" is a personal, honest, unfiltered exchange of ideas. Whether you're interested in training, philosophy, coffee, drugs, relationship advice, perspective, inspiration, whatever, this show delivers what you're looking for.
 
A Podcast Designed to Bridge the Gap Between Macros, Metabolism, and Functional Medicine. Here we focus on translating complex concepts into leverage for your health, fitness, and nutrition goals with a special emphasis on content for coaches & health professionals. Sam Miller is a best-selling author in the field of nutrition and metabolism has more than 15 years of experience as a health, fitness, and nutrition coach. His programs help coaches and health professionals improve their clients ...
 
Unconventional Wellness Used By Conventional Healthcare ProfessionalsThe Rebel and Be well podcast is hosted by Christa Rymal - registered nurse, founderand CEO of lifestyle medicine retreat center, The Point Retreats, which is located amidst the woods and waters of Northern Minnesota. During her podcast, listeners will experience in-depth discussions with trusted medical and health and wellness leaders to discover what they do to stay well – using traditional and non-traditional health prac ...
 
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In today’s episode of Barbell Shrugged you will learn: Why micronutrients are the base of all chemical and hormonal reactions in the body Why micronutrients are responsible for total health and how good you feel Why micronutrients are overlooked and how this is detrimental to your health How do you know you are getting optimal micronutrients in you…
 
As fitness and nutrition professionals, it's understandable to be skeptical about "named" diets but I wanted to clear up some confusion on one in particular. The Low-FODMAP diet (or Fermentable Oligosaccharides, Disaccharides, Monosaccharides and Polyols in case you were curious) is a nutritional strategy that isn't meant to be long term or a lifes…
 
A new research study has promising implications looking at the connection between resistance training and cognitive function. We often hear through evidence based studies the benefits of aerobic exercise and cognitive function but resistance training studies typically lag behind. We'll dive into the study details, results, implications, and more. T…
 
Episode 3 of the Rebel & Be Well Show: On this week's episode, Christa Rymal is joined by Stacy Anderson, Brand President of Anytime Fitness. Another honorable guest to have as we record this, and many other podcast episodes, in the Self Esteem Brands HQ Tattoo Parlour (Umbrella company of brands: Anytime Fitness, Basecamp, Waxing The City & Strong…
 
You've undoubtably seen the rise of consumer genetics testing and while they are a useful tool and fun to interpret the results, we can't lose sight of the role of appetite, energy balance, and lifestyle factors when it comes to a client transformation or your own. I recently came across a study about winter weight gain, blaming genetics instead of…
 
I occasionally see new studies or posts on the internet that I have to address outside of our typical science deep dives and Q&A's and this one stood out to me in a big way. If you've been listening for any length of time, you understand my position when it comes to preventive health practices and lifestyle changes over quick fix drugs and surgerie…
 
Through the recent rise of meatless diets, much can be potentially left out of these diet styles from a macronutrient but especially micronutrient standpoint that needs to be talked about and addressed for optimal health. We'll take a look at a very recent 2023 study examining possible associations between meatless diets and depressive episodes and…
 
Episode 2 of the Rebel & Be Well Show: On this week's episode, Christa Rymal is joined by Rachel Prairie- CPT & Manager of Exercise Programming for Self Esteem Brands. An incredible guest to have as we record this, and many other podcast episodes, in the Self Esteem Brands HQ Tattoo Parlour. Christa and Rachel discuss progressive workspaces that ar…
 
We hope you're enjoying this series of the top 5 coaching concerns to watch in 2023! Today's installment is gut and microbiome focused as we examine stress and gut issues, circadian rhythms, medication use, and much more. Topics include: - Top 5 Gut Health Considerations - Overview of Today’s Episode - Life Stressors and Gut Issues - Circadian Rhyt…
 
In today’s episode of Barbell Shrugged you will learn: How to measure and manage fatigue The benefits of soft tissue work using lacrosse balls and foam rolling Why perfect movement is critical to eliminating joint pain Using isometrics for max effort without risking injury How to develop tendon strength and resilience Why you should be going to a g…
 
Continuing our top 5 coaching concerns to watch in 2023 series, I wanted to cover a highly requested area and that is adrenal health. We'll discuss the role of stress on the body, acute vs chronic stress, other types of stress considerations, and so much more. Topics include: - Top 5 Adrenal Health Considerations - Why Stressors Have Evolved Over T…
 
Macronutrients are obviously a critical part of optimizing your health but there's a next level that doesn't get enough attention. In this episode, I want to explain micronutrients and why they are a vehicle for energy. I'll talk about some specific food examples and how to think about food in a new way. Topics include: - How to Think About Food - …
 
On this week's episode, Christa Rymal is joined by Jill Haspert- named a “40 Under 40” leader and currently serving as CEO of Foxtrot Marketing Group. The women discuss stepping out of the rat race, succeeding as women in leadership, driving with purpose, and finding stillness amidst balancing successful careers, family, and personal health challen…
 
As online fitness coaches, it's essential to understand the common obstacles that you or your clients may face during their fat loss phase. In this episode, I dive into the 8 most unfortunate but important truths about fat loss, such as hunger, metabolic adaptation and more. Listen in to gain valuable insights and expert tips to help your clients o…
 
In today’s episode of Barbell Shrugged you will learn: Principle of Specificity: Why the body gets better at the task you practice most often Exercise selection based on type of muscle contractions (eccentric, concentric, or isometric) Finding optimal ranges of motion for specific adaptations Variability in external resistance (plates, bands, chain…
 
Continuing our top 5 concerns to watch in 2023, I wanted to cover a very popular realm in the health, fitness, and nutrition space and that is reproductive health. Not only are reproductive hormones responsible for continuing the human race but they also contribute to quality of life, muscle building, and much more. While there's more than 5, I wan…
 
Starting a new ongoing series in 2023 all around what I believe are the top 5 coaching concerns in different areas of hormones, metabolism, and potentially business. My hope is these top 5 concerns allow for clarity when learning about different topics within metabolism and that you are armed to be the best in-demand coach you can be. Topics for to…
 
In this episode, we dive into the role of digestion and take a closer look at the stomach and its crucial role in the digestive process. We'll explore the mechanics of digestion and the chemical reactions that break down our food, as well as discuss some of the common issues that can arise, like H. Pylori. We'll also talk about how the stomach play…
 
What is psoriasis. How is it related to other skin issues like eczema, acne, and Rosacea. What is causing the body to overproduce skin cells as a protective measure. What lab tests likely need to be ordered to see immune disfunction and root causes. Topical treatments that help manage symptoms vs. addressing root cause. Are the skin issues the firs…
 
It's the beginning of the year which means weight loss resolutions for many individuals but when is eating less not the answer? If you're an avid listener to the show, you probably know some scenarios where this is the case and I want to remind you today of the importance of true individualized coaching. We'll talk inflammation, micronutrient consi…
 
We all know the flaws that exist when it comes to the western medicine paradigm but instead of calling it out with no action, I want to provide some perspective and potential solutions in this episode. I want to share the importance of preventive health, why lab work is a small investment compared to what could potentially come up down the road if …
 
I was fortunate enough to recently join a long time friend Joseph Sheehey on his podcast, "The Cured Collective" to discuss all things Metabolism Made Simple. Not only do we discuss the process of writing the book and everything that went into it but also share some of the science of metabolism and why I wrote the book. Topics include: - The Proces…
 
In this Episode of Barbell Shrugged: The spectrum of health from sick, to not sick, and to optimal. Optimal is a word thrown around with ease in the healthy space. What does optimal health look and feel like? Why are the current blood markers in a normal range and not optimal? Where are normal reference ranges created? If you want to know optimal r…
 
Do you or your clients feel like you're doing everything for your sleep including blue light blockers but still struggling with sleep? There are a few reasons for this I want to cover today that are not talked about a lot. I want to review circadian rhythms, how screen time affects sleep quality, GABA signaling, and more. Topics include: - Importan…
 
Today's episode might be a new topic for you so I'm excited that you've heard it here first! Neurosteroids are produced in the brain after local synthesis or by conversion of peripherally-derived adrenal steroids or gonadal steroids. They accumulate especially in myelinating glial cells, from cholesterol or steroidal precursors imported from periph…
 
Do you feel stuck in the middle of not being quite as productive as you want and never feeling at peace? I want to share a perspective building episode all around these two concepts, the dichotomy they present, and share some tips on productivity and limiting distractions. Topics include: - Are Peace and Productivity At Opposite Poles? - Recent Tip…
 
Dan Garner is the co-founder of RAPID Health Optimization, which offers high precision, luxury health and performance. His coaching resume is second to none having worked with dozens of professional athletes in 9 different sports. Within his clientele he has worked with three Super Bowl champions, two UFC title winners, an Olympic gold medalist, tw…
 
We know how important digestion and gut health are to optimal health and successful transformations and one issue many individuals suffer with is acid reflux or gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD for short). I want to breakdown the physiology of this process, explain many lifestyle and other other considerations, how this coincides with h. pylor…
 
Perspective building episode for you today all around the idea of invisible progress, lagging feedback, and delayed gratification. If you've listened to a few of my more personal development episodes, these terms may sound familiar but, as I returned from a recent event in Nashville, I was reminded of the importance of these concepts and wanted to …
 
Excited to be joined today by one of my FNMS mentees Mauro. Mauro is a former banker turned Founder of Starathletes. He joins me today to discuss his time with Metabolism School and the FNMS program, how his client's benefitted from his expanded skillset and knowledge, and what advice he has for folks on the fence thinking about joining FNMS. Topic…
 
Josh Ruben is the CEO and founder of Absolute Rest. The most comprehensive and advanced sleep assessment and solution technology on the planet. The only system ever designed that simultaneously diagnoses your sleep 1) environment (air quality, sound, particulates, CO2, etc.), 2) pathology (clinical-grade PSG), 3) behavior and 4) physiology (direct …
 
Jam packed episode today covering a popular topic in the health and fitness space: low carb and insulin resistance. I want to share the basis and framework on which this topic was built from and share some of the latest studies and considerations since that time. Topics include: - Low Carb and Insulin Resistance - Dr. Ludwig’s Carb-Insulin Model - …
 
We discuss the "calories in, calories out" camp vs the hormones camp at great length when it comes to fat loss but there are hidden environmental considerations to be aware of as well. I want to discuss some of the major chemicals and toxins our environment possesses that is potentially negatively impacting your health such as BPA and PFOA and how …
 
As we wind down 2022 and look ahead to our lives and businesses in 2023, I wanted to share 23 things for your coaching business in 2023. Most if not all of these are time tested principles and hopefully will set the tone for your best year ever. Topics include: - 23 Things in 2023 - Your Reputation, Compensation, and Problem Solving - Taking Profes…
 
Joey Thurman is a health, fitness, nutrition expert, and television contributor/host. He is the author of the new book, “The Minimum Method, The Least You Can do to be a Stronger, Healthier, Happier You”. Joey was named the best trainer in Chicago by the Chicago Sun Times in 2015 and NEWBEAUTY.com's top 3 favorite celebrity trainers. He has appeare…
 
Do you know your ABC's when it comes to your client's journey? Whether you do or not, I'm really excited to share this framework and teach it to you for the first time or remind you of these important aspects of your coaching business. Topics include: - Customer/Client Experience - ABC’s of the Client Journey - Sale to Get a Customer vs Getting a C…
 
We discuss the topic of stress a lot on this show for good reason. This is a large issue in our modern society and one that impacts our physical goals along with reaching our potential physically, mentally, and/or emotionally. I wanted to discuss the role of stress and how cortisol impacts micronutrient status, what specific micronutrients to be aw…
 
Do cooling mattress pad covers actually improve sleep quality? I've received questions on these in the past and recently came across a study I wanted to share on sleep and temperature. Topics include: - Cooling Mattress Pad/Cover - Sleep and Reduction in Body Temperature - Perimenopause and Hot Flashes - 4 Stages of Sleep - Avoiding Eating Before B…
 
In today’s episode of Barbell Shrugged you will learn: Setting goals for physique transformation How long should you plan for a bulk and cut Strategies for building muscle on a bulk How to handle lagging body parts Time frame for cutting weight and getting shredded Being realistic on the amount of fat you truly need to lose Prep cycles for peak wee…
 
I wanted to briefly chat about a few key philosophies and concepts when it comes to coaching, your coaching business, and what I believe are timeless marketing principles that will serve you well. Topics include: - Overview of Distractions - My Enneagram 3 Tendency - Deep Work and The One Thing Resources - My Book Writing Example - Offers and Extra…
 
Wanted to answer a few questions we haven't covered yet on this platform discussing the science of GLP-1, HRT, fertility options and considerations, and more. Topics and questions include: - The Science of GLP-1 - Gluconeogensis - What Concerns Me About GLP-1 Use - HRT, Men, and Fertility - HRT Application Example - Testing and Freezing Sperm Optio…
 
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