What is TBHQ or BHT? Most packaged foods have preservatives added to make them last longer. In this episode we cover common food preservatives, the history behind them and tips to reduce your intake of potentially harmful preservatives.
Dive into the this fishy topic to learn best and worst seafood choices, effects on your health, omega-3 content and macros for seafood. Plus cooking tips, especially for those who dislike fish but are trying to learn to love it!
Your best defense is your immune system. Tune in for the best foods to include in your diet to boost your immune system plus 5 tips to ward off cold and flu bugs.
We crack five food and nutrition myths in this episode including:
Are brown eggs healthier than white eggs?
Does darker salmon have more omega-3s than lighter colored salmon?
The FDA has revamped the nutrition facts label to reflect new health information and to help us make better informed food choices. We share the highlights and our favorite features of the new label plus 3 tips to avoid food label trickery. #CSS returns!
In this strangely amazing episode we talk with Strange Donuts owner and founder Jason Bockman about entrepreneurship, donuts and evolving this iconic treat with different diets, life and more. This hour flies by and you'll find out why! Plus, the best thing we ever ate!
Bringing you another extended Q&A including:
What's more important in fat loss, Marcos or Calories?
How can I get enough protein on a vegan diet?
What tools will keep me motivated?
How can I break an overeating cycle?
Everyone wants to be motivated but is it discipline that really helps you reach your goals? We dive into both motivation and discipline, whether your goal is better health, business building or a fit body, plus 8 tips to become more disciplined.
The K-squared episode! We brought in our moms, Karen and Kathy, to chat about fitness fads and diet trends they remember and can't believe existed. Plus their tips for raising and feeding a family and most memorable kitchen mishaps.
Can your diet affect your mood? In this episode we cover what science says about your diet and its effect on anxiety, depression and mood and diet factors that could help.
In this Q&A we cover the pros and cons of air fryers, tips to reduce the amount of added sugar and "stuff" you add to your coffee, uses for plain Greek yogurt and tips to love your veggies.
This episode is a true casserole of topics. A little of this, a few rapid fire questions, a dash of puppy meal prep and topping it off with creative uses for protein powder. Plus we share a preview of an upcoming episode sure to be filled with plenty of #Sorrykaren!
Rapid-fire nutrition and nonsense questions cohost to cohost, our favorite, fun ways to use protein powder other than in shakes, prepping healthy food for pups and plenty of nonsense to go around making this "The Casserole Episode"
Fasting for health and weight loss seems to be all the rage but is it right for you? We cover various types of fasting, what autophagy has to do with it and pros and cons of incorporating intermittent fasting into your healthy lifestyle.
Answers to nineteen of your nutrition questions! Sweet cravings, calorie counting, organic produce, honey versus sugar, gym motivation and more!
86 million Americans have prediabetes and most don't even know it! In this episode we cover diabetes prevention with simple daily habits. Plus symptoms, blood test to ask your doctor about, risk factors and a breakdown of exercise recommendations for diabetes prevention including examples of moderate intensity exercise.
Supplement "Godfather" Brian Teach, national sales director at 1st Phorm, joins us in this all things nutritional supplements episode! Teach answers questions about his top supplement recommendations for those getting started and supplements for pregnancy, children, weight loss, weight gain and more. Plus rapid fire questions answered by Teach to settle an ongoing debate!
In this episode we break down how to stay healthy, fit and have fun through the three B's of summer- barbecues, beers and birthdays! We cover healthy BBQ prep, cooking temperatures and menu planning, summer spirits like beer and healthy habits around birthdays and other summer celebrations.
We are sharing a few of our favorite things in health and fitness! Workout gear, supplements, and more covered in this episode.
BONUS EPISODE! In honor of our friends traveling to St. Louis for 1st Phorm's Summer Smash, we are sharing our favorite StL spots for healthy eating, getting in a workout on the road and more fun things to do in St. Louis.
Fats. Are they good or bad? Should I eat more and what foods have fat? What purpose do they serve in my body? We are clearing up the fat questions in this episode!
We hear "gluten-free" often but what does it actually mean and who needs to eat gluten-free foods? We cover what gluten is and where it is found, Celiac disease and it's connection to gluten, going gluten-free and budget-friendly GF living.
Summer bods are the focus of the moment for many, but how about that life bod? In this episode we cover getting your mind, energy and thoughts on track for a healthy life... plus 5 tips to work on that summer/life bod!
We tackle more of your questions in this Q & A episode! How do I battle salt cravings? What are added sugars? What is the difference between dietitians and nutritionists? Tune in for the answers to these and more of your health questions.
As we kiss winter goodbye and welcome spring, our health might need some attention. Spring clean your health by shaking off the effects of winter, cleaning up your routine and kitchen for warmer months ahead! Plus a #CSS winner and worth it or waste it returns!