#69 Nutrition & Mental Health

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Nutrition & Mental Health

Did you know approximately every 1 in 5 adults have been diagnosed with a mental illness? So this week Nutrition Genius Radio brings you an episode about mental health & nutrition. We touch on the statistics, some of the most common mental health illnesses, how to maintain or improve mental health (whether you have a diagnosis or not), and of course how nutrition plays a role in all of it! Spoiler alert: we may even tell you to #JERF – just eat real food!

Note: We are not doctors or therapists! If you think that you may have a mental illness, please talk to your doctor. It is OKAY to get help if you need it. Put your health first!

Topics covered this episode:

What is Mental Illness

Top 3 Mental Illness Diagnoses & Nutrition to Help

Supplements to help fight Mental Illness

…and more!

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#68 For the Love of Bacon, Bone Broth, Coffee & Fish

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For the Love of Bacon, Coffee, Bone Broth & Fish

This week we answer some of your burning nutrition questions that you have submitted over the past few months. You asked us about a few of our favorite things and we gladly answer your questions with our sassy and educational response. Learn how bacon, bone broth, coffee and fish fit in your real food lifestyle!

Topics covered this episode:

Is bacon healthy?

Should you drink flavored coffee?

Does the quality of your bones for bone broth matter?

Learn how to eat more fish weekly

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#67 Nutrition Post-Injury

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Nutrition Post-Injury

Have you ever experienced an injury or are worried you may encounter one due to a sport or other life event? Check in this week to learn what you can be doing to boost your nutrition both before it ever happens (hopefully it never does) or after an injury occurs. We recommend what you should be eating and what not to eat as well as other lifestyle factors to consider. Yes, nutrition is important  and we may just tell you to EAT REAL FOOD.

Topics covered this episode:

What happens post-injury? (The 3 stages of recovery)

How many calories should you be eating post-injury.

What to eat when injured.

What NOT to eat when injured.

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#66 Gut Microbiota

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Gut Microbiota

We have told you before and we will tell you again, LOVE your gut bugs. Did you know there are between 500 and 1,000 bacteria species in your gut alone, holy bacteria! You are more bacteria than you are cells so it’s time you start treating your gut bugs with respect and love. Listen up this week to find out what the gut microbiota is, why it is so important and how you can fix your gut microbiome.

Topics covered this episode:

What the gut microbiota is.

How our intestines are colonized.

Why our gut microbiota is important.

What causes our microbiota to go astray.

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#65 All About Poop

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The time has finally come! We are about the clear the room by talking about all things poop! Many people don’t want to talk about toilet habits but it is time we made sure we know what healthy poop is and how to get there. News flash! Everybody poops. There it’s been said. Listen in this week to learn all about what poop is and how we can make sure to have the best bowel movements possible.  Alright, get ready for a poo-tastic episode.

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#64 Fiber

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All Things Fiber

Fiber, fiber, read all about it! Have you ever been told you needed more fiber and proceeded to reach for a Fiber One bar only to feel bloaty and not so good? Let’s educate you on all things fiber and let you know what you should be eating and how much fiber you need daily.

Also, stay tuned for the end of the show where we make an announcement regarding Sassy & Pearl!

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#63 Saving Time While Eating Real Food

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Saving Time While Eating Real Food

“Ain’t nobody got time for that” is not an excuse anymore when we advise a real food diet! At first, switching to a real food diet may seem very overwhelming and time consuming, when in fact, it is the opposite! We bring you this episode with tips and tricks for making real food easy and enjoyable
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#62 The Micronutrient Miracle with The Caltons

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The Micronutrient Miracle

Today we are so lucky to have Jayson and Mira Calton from Calton Nutrition with us to discuss micronutrients and more! These micronutrient geniuses discuss with us their health journey and teach us how simple it can be to get healthy and stay that way. Join us this week and laugh along with the power couple behind The Micronutrient Miracle and CaltonNutrition.com Continue reading “#62 The Micronutrient Miracle with The Caltons”

#61 Blood Pressure & A Real Food Approach

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Blood Pressure & A Real Food Approach

Ever been told that your blood pressure is too high and that something needs to change? Well, listen today to find out what diet and lifestyle changes you can make to take control of your health We may sound like a broken record but eating real food and making small changes to your lifestyle can make a HUGE impact on your health.

**Remember: we are not doctors and we cannot diagnose or treat, we are here to give you general information for your health to educate and empower you. If you have concerns about your health or have high blood pressure please consult with your doctor and set up an appointment with us!

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#60 Allergen Free Baking with Brittany Angell

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Brittany Angell is the author of The Essential Gluten Free Baking Guides Part 1 and 2 published by Triumph Dining and she is the founder of the fast growing allergen free food blog. Brittany has created over 600 diverse and delicious recipes that are primed primarily gluten and dairy free. However, she strives to serve the entire allergen free community by developing creative, unique and hard to find recipes that are also soy, egg, corn, sugar, and grain free. As a worldwide leader in food allergen awareness, Brittany is a sought after author, speaker and consultant to corporations and restaurants seeking to capitalize on the expanding gluten and allergen free market. Brittany’s fore into the food allergy world began in January 2010 after many months of unsuccessfully solving her health issues through traditional means. Once she took her health into her own hands through education and research she was led to several specialists and was diagnosed with Hashimoto’s disease accompanied with various food allergies and intolerances. Her ultimate goal is to connect, engage, and understand the needs of others and to guide them through their journey to health through education and support and recipe development.

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