Welcome to my Weekly Roundup!
In one convenient post, you're about to discover the most important things I've noticed this week, including the latest news from the fronts of fitness, nutrition, health, wellness, biohacking and anti-aging research, the top photos, videos and stories from this week, upcoming events and speaking appearances, giveaways, specials and a host of other things you may have missed.
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Two weeks ago, I released this post about how I’ve come to a growing realization that in my own personal journey – over the past two decades of living in the trenches of the fitness industry – I’ve come to the conclusion that exercising and “fitness-ing”…or toeing the starting line of a race…or setting a new PR in the gym or on the track…or finally getting my body fat percentage perfectly dialed in…
…is pretty dang meaningless if I’m not happy and fulfilled with true balance among my performance, digestion, recovery, brain, sleep, hormones, family life, spiritual health and beyond.
Then, a week ago, in this post, I told you that – starting now – my own personal mission is to create and deliver to you the experience of living an adventurous, fulfilling, joyful and limitless life with distinct purpose and meaning.
And now comes the moment I know you’ve been waiting for. It's time for me to announce what it is I’ve actually created for you.
It's called “Kion”.
Enter your email here to be one of the first to see the big reveal. And stay tuned!
-November 10-13 Weston A. Price Foundation Wise Traditions Conference, Minneapolis, MN. I'll be speaking at the 18th annual conference that covers everything from hormone health, adrenal and thyroid health, natural fertility, degenerative diseases, to traditional diets and food preparation & more. Learn how to improve your health through food, farming and the healing arts. Click here to register.
–November 28: The Alchemist's Kitchen, in New York's Bowery neighborhood. Ben will be doing a special biohacking presentation called “Advanced Brain Biohacking for Cognitive Performance” and a health/fitness/nutrition Q&A at “The Alchemist“. 8pm.
-November 29: “A Biohacking Adventure” with Ben Greenfield and Chef David Bouley – Join us at Bouley Test Kitchen for a biohacking adventure! The experience is part of “The Chef and the Doctor” series of health-focused, multi-course culinary experiences featuring world renowned doctors and Chef David Bouley.
-December 7-8, 2017: XPT Experience, Kauai, HI. Remember Brian Mackenzie? I interviewed him for the podcast “How To Hold Your Breath For Four Minutes, Training Mask Myths, Performance Breathing & More With Brian Mackenzie”. I am going to be joining Brian, along with Kelly Starrett, Julia Starrett, Laird Hamilton and Gabby Reece, for an epic, all-inclusive performance living workshop this Dec 7, 8 and 9 in beautiful Kauai, Hawaii. Come and join us for…Pool Training / Underwater workouts. Gym Training. Breathing Instruction. Outdoor Workouts. Ice-Heat Sessions. Stand Up Paddling. Recovery Biohacking. And Much, Much More… Get in now at BenGreenfieldFitness.com/XPTLife. Seats are extremely limited for this once-in-a-lifetime experience! Be sure to mention my name when you register so they know where you came from. Who's in? ;)
-December 8-21, 2017: Runga 2017, Cambutal, Panama. (you get to choose how long to stay!). RUNGA is a once a year retreat, currently hosted in December. RUNGA is designed to facilitate a dramatic shift in attendee's current outlook, lifestyle choices, self-efficacy, motivation, love, even spirituality. The retreat spans 8-days and centers around fostering heightened awareness, presence, and connection with others through a mandatory “Digital Detox” – or no cell phones, computers, and other technology. Yoga is offered twice per day, every day. There is also an off-site adventure ranging from hiking volcanoes to white water rafting or zip lining. World-class spa treatments are available and 100% of the food is suitable for vegetarian, vegan, paleo, gluten-free, or ketogenic dieters. It is also delicious. Click here to sign up.Use code BEN (or let them know I sent you) to get VIP treatment and a free gift valued at $100!
-March 2-3, 2018: 2018 Academy of Regenerative Practices Conference & Scientific Seminar, Weston, FL. Top stem cell innovators, researchers, and medical practitioners will be joining to further the field of regenerative medicine. Attend the two-day seminar to discover the latest in the field and learn how regenerative therapies can help your practice grow. Featured speaker: Ben Greenfield. Get your ticket here!
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Women who exercise before breakfast burn more fat throughout the day: https://t.co/WTUXNbRMJu
— Ben Greenfield (@bengreenfield) October 18, 2017
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This man, Dr. Jonathan Pasma in Spokane, WA, holds in his hands approximately $2500 worth of stem cells harvested from…
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This week on SnapChat, I took you along for a real doozy. To put it simply, I had my own stem cells injected into my dick. The benefits? Enhanced sexual performance, libido, size, pleasure, etc. The risks? Complete loss of sexual function, feeling, and damaged nerves. Yes, I am quite the brave guinea pig for your education and entertainment. Fortunately, I got to take home the leftover stem cells to use as a rejuvenating facial moisturizer so if I become sexually impotent, I'll at least still be pretty. Stay tuned for the results in Men's Health this January!
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