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Ben Greenfield's discoveries from the latest news from the fronts of fitness, nutrition, health, wellness, biohacking and anti-aging research. I also recap my upcoming events and special announcements so you can keep up with giveaways, discounts, and more!
New Discoveries Of The Week: Cool New Things I'm Trying, Books I'm Reading, And More!
My Ultimate Anti-Aging Morning Smoothie:
Brace yourself. I've only got ONE big tip for you today, but it is very big. As you may already know from articles like this, I've been doing some intensive study on anti-aging, and come up with a full list of everything (and I mean everything) one could put into, say, a morning smoothie with some ice and a liquid of choice (such as bone broth, coconut milk, hemp milk, etc.) to create the ultimate anti-aging morning breakfast smoothie. We're talking a host of ingredients that target mitochondria, hormesis, inflammation, stem cells, skin/hair/nails, NAD and sirtuin, pathways and beyond – including rhodiola, colostrum, chlorella, marine phytoplankton, aloe vera, coffeeberry fruit extract, frozen broccoli sprouts, moringa, blueberries, cacao powder or cacao nibs, black currant powder, turmeric, green tea extract, Ceylon cinnamon, wild blueberry powder, wild strawberry powder, sunflower lecithin, collagen, L-Glutamine, aloe vera, Pau d'Arco, marine phytoplankton, mushrooms, D-Ribose and more.
My general approach is to take a heaping teaspoon to tablespoon of most of the ingredients (a little *less* of the stevia, since it's sweet), blend it all with ice and bone broth to desired texture, top with a superfood like goji berries, dried blueberries, cacao nibs, spirulina, etc. and dig into culinary nirvana. It is admittedly not a cheap smoothie but holy hell – you're going to feel like you're sixteen years old after you drink this. Bon appetit! Click here for the full Amazon list of every single ingredient I put into this smoothie. You can literally just buy everything off that list and keep in one section of the pantry to quickly add to the blender.
Podcasts I Recorded This Week:
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Articles I Published This Week:
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Articles & Podcasts I Was Featured In This Week:
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– November 1 – 4, 2018: Live It To Lead It Health Centers of the Future Seminar, Las Vegas, Nevada. Create the life you want, the marriage you want, the family you want—all fueled by a practice that radically changes the lives of your patients. this three-day event, you’ll learn the latest medical discoveries in cellular health, get a marketing plan for scaling your practice and find ways to build residual passive income. Join me!
– December 1, 2018: Spartan AT&T Park Stadium Sprint, San Francisco, California. Can you feel the energy, San Fran? Run around the concourse. Rope climb in the outfield. Do burpees in the dugout. Challenge yourself to three miles that will include 20+ signature obstacles. See you there!
– December 2 – 8, 2018: RUNGA Retreat, Dominican Republic. You're invited to join me at RUNGA in December 2018. Join me in the Dominican Republic, one of the most beautiful places in the Caribbean, for this retreat. In all RUNGA activities, RUNGA invites you to come home to yourself. To see everything you'll be getting into, just click here. Use code BEN when you register so you get your gift when you arrive! I'll be there, too. Join the waitlist here.
– December 14 – 16, 2018: World Congress 2018 Hosted by the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine, Las Vegas, Nevada. If you attend any conference this year, make it the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine’s 26th Annual World Congress. The fact is, in an era of andropause, low drive and deteriorating men's health, it's shocking that both practitioners and the public aren't aware of ancestral wisdom and modern scientific and medical tactics that can be used to optimize male physiology. It's time that changed, and I'll be teaching exactly how to make men, men again. Join me!
– Jan 20 – 21, 2019: Serious Business Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana. This conference is going invoke thought and insight and expose you to new ideas and thinking on self-development and business in the beauty industry. Register here.
– April 6 – 7, 2019: FitCon Summit, Salt Lake City, Utah. FitCon® encourages everyone to Find Their Fit. It does not matter whether it is powerlifting, Crossfit, bodybuilding, roller derby, or even axe throwing. Be sure to visit the Kion booth in the expo!
This Week's Most Popular Instagram Pic:
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Wow. Upon my arrival to my hotel room in Chicago I was greeted with a care package from @hivibechi – an amazing juice bar. Check out the cornucopia. The Lean Velvet is their nutrient dense low-sugar superfood smoothie. Here's how this smoothie breaks down: Base: Wild Harvested Chaga tea Greens: Kale, Spirulina, and Chlorella – all the phytonutrients! Health Fats: Avocado, Coconut Meat, and Coconut Butter Antioxidants: Blueberry and Ceylon Cinnamon Immunity Booster: Camu camu – 200% of your daily vitamin C right here! Protein: Collagen All of these are blended together and lightly sweetened with xylitol and stevia to create Lean Velvet. Or how about the Keto Bowl. They blend acai with coconut meat, avocado, MCT oil, raw cacao, for a flavor-filled fat bomb base, lightly sweetened with xylitol and stevia. They then place a layer of Brazil Nuts on the bottom, for a boost of selenium, and top it off with pumpkin seeds, chia seeds, cacao nibs, bee pollen, cashew butter, and a touch of seasonal fruit. I could go on and on but you get the idea… From bone broth to gut shots to power smoothies and beyond, you gotta check this place out. These days, I’m becoming a bigger and bigger fan of really good alkalizing vegetable juices and this stuff was top notch.
This Week's Most Popular Tweet:
I did a 30 Day No #Alcohol Experiment with a semi-heavy drinker as the subject. @WellnessFX did his bloodwork and I evaluated his #biomarkers before and after. The results are astounding & will inspire you to finish #SoberOctober strong… https://t.co/FFxBi6fzgk
— Ben Greenfield (@bengreenfield) October 24, 2018
My Most Popular Facebook Post This Week:
In this video I'll show you lot's of cool things around my house, from what goodies I keep in my fridge and pantry, to my library which has bookshelves lined with thousands of books that have inspired me on my path. I also show you the fitness gear I keep handy and much more. During the tour, I answer your questions about the lifestyle my family and I choose to lead, your burning questions about CBD, neck pain, ketosis and more.To get more information about a ton of what's featured in this video, go to 'Ben Recommends' on my website. Here's the link: https://goo.gl/qTpRHg
Posted by Ben Greenfield Fitness on Monday, October 22, 2018
Snapchat's Most Popular Story This Week:
This week on Snapchat, I showed you my backyard and exactly what in my backyard has been waking me up this week. Hint: it goes cock-a-doodle-doo. Follow me on Snapchat to see more snapshots from my home and my daily life. Add me here.
This Week's Most Popular Pin from Pinterest:
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