Audio Ammunition

November 8, 2013 // 0 Comments

Words matter. Definitions matter. In the world of health, fitness, diet and nutrition, words get misused and definitions get twisted. Often. For example:  toxic, clean, poison, superfood, addictive, cure, carbs, sugar. These are just a few loaded words [...]

The Truth About Starvation Mode and Metabolic Damage

October 17, 2013 // 0 Comments

So you’ve heard the terms ‘adrenal fatigue’, ‘metabolic damage’ and ‘starvation mode’ in the fitness, Paleo, alternative health and functional medicine realms for a few years now. Have you wondered what they [...]

Health Under Pressure

October 15, 2013 // 0 Comments

“It’s leukemia.” These are terrifying words to hear, especially when they refer to your three-year-old daughter. I already knew the treatment protocol, the expected side effects, and the five-year survival rates. I was no rookie. My older child [...]

The Science of Fat Shaming

August 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

*Updated October 11, 2014 This blog post is Rated R for adult language due to the serious nature of this issue. I recently saw a post on Facebook that had an image of overweight/obese children and I found the comments disturbing. So I asked for opinions [...]

Sugar Binges and Addiction

July 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

Some final thoughts & links on ’sugar addiction’ binge eating disorder (BED), bloggers and misconceptions. Sugar Addiction and Binge Eating Disorder – https://gokaleo.com/2013/07/01/sugar-addiction/ [...]

Seduced by the Illusion

July 18, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Truth about Transformation Photos By Andrew Dixon CPT CMT There is no doubt that we live in a world of manipulation, false promises and exaggerated claims. This is especially true in the fitness industry. I’ve been a personal trainer for over 11 [...]

My Body The Battleground

July 3, 2013 // 0 Comments

by Christine Green I stand in front of the mirror and see a strong woman. I am a mother, friend, sister, auntie, lover, daughter, and goddess.  I see a soft, perfect belly and a round, firm bottom.  I see biceps that lift children and groceries and my [...]

The Science of Sugar Addiction (part 3)

June 27, 2013 // 0 Comments

Update October 11, 2014* You can’t go a week without hearing this ’sugar is as addictive as a street drug’ meme. I heard ’sugar is the new heroin’ a few days ago, right after listening to a podcast where a guy said drinking one soda is actually [...]
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