July 12, 2017
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9 Simple-Stupid Nutrition Hacks

There is a funny paradox about nutrition: you can delve deep into the nuances and complexities of the science, of a deep and layered subject, but […]
January 25, 2017
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20 Simple, Evidence-Based Nutrition Tips for 2017

I have beef with January. Not the month per se, but the “New Year, New Me” bullshit that gets thrown around, the boosted gym memberships, the failed […]
November 9, 2016
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How to Enhance Your Brain Power: 6 Nootropics for A Better Brain

Man is not going to wait passively for millions of years for evolution to give him a better brain. Corneliu E Giurgea The above quote is […]
October 20, 2016
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7 Essential Productivity Hacks to Crush Your Day (Part 1)

Social science is intriguing right now, because we’re living in uncharted territory; hyper-connectivity, unprecedented access to information, and an overwhelming pace of life, professional and personal, […]
August 17, 2016
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How to Become A Better Endurance Athlete: Manipulating Carbs for Aerobic Adaptations

In this article, I’m going to discuss a very interesting tactic that has emerged from the literature on how to increase aerobic adaptations to endurance training […]
July 20, 2016
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The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Diet: Part 6 – Strategies for Success

Part 1: Solid Ground Part 2: Bricks & Mortar Part 3: Dietary Fat Part 4: Carb Controversy  Part 5: How to Eat This is the last post in […]
July 6, 2016
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The Ultimate Guide to Simplifying Diet: Part 4 – Carb Controversy

Part 1: Solid Ground Part 2: Bricks & Mortar Part 3: Dietary Fat The pendulum swings in nutrition tend to be extreme. Last week, we looked […]
June 1, 2016
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The Fat Loss Formula: 10 Questions & Answers to Start Losing Fat Today

Let me see if this sounds familiar to you… In April, you picked up a magazine that had some article about the ‘secrets’ behind losing fat […]
January 3, 2016

4 Reasons Why “Juice Cleanses” Are Stupid

Juicing is one of those health fads that rears its head every January. After the Christmas period of gluttony and excess, juicing is an easy sell, […]
November 10, 2015
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A Better Way to Eat

I think there is a better way to eat. There has to be, because the way we’re currently eating isn’t working (obviously). One of the problems […]
October 20, 2015
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3 Things That Will (And Won’t) Boost Your Immune System This Winter

It’s that time of year. The person next to you on the bus sniffling all the way in. The colleague with the dry cough that seems […]
September 22, 2015
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10 Simple Weight Loss Troubleshoots

Weight loss and maintenance is often overcomplicated. The reality is that the finer details are only relevant to about 1% of people: anyone trying to get […]
June 11, 2015
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Six Steps to Sweeter Sleep

In the first part to this, we looked at the role of sleep in brain function, appetite and body weight regulation, and circadian rhythm. Without further […]
June 9, 2015
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Does Your Sleep Hygiene Stink? 3 Reasons You Need to Improve Your Sleep

I laughed the first time I heard the term ‘sleep hygiene.’ I thought it had something to do with changing your sheets. Nope. The National Sleep […]