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.
New Discoveries Of The Week (NEW Weekly Roundup Feature!): Cool New Things I'm Trying, Books I'm Reading, And More!
Two weeks ago, I posted this video on Facebook in which I asked you if you wanted more insider tips and tricks based on new things I've been trying, books I've read, or new “biohacks”, tips, tricks, toys or tactics I've recently discovered.
You seemed to like the idea, so, without further here's my top three discoveries this week!
–The Dirt is a paleo-friendly personal care company that makes Soy Free, Corn Free, Gluten Free, Grain Free, and Cruelty Free natural products particularly for oral care with no fillers. I’ve personally been using their mint breath spray in the morning when I need to leap out of bed with fresh breath and don’t want to take the time to brush my teeth or spike my blood sugar with a breath mint. This is also something that works great if you’re in bed with a loved one in and want to “get it on” in the morning without having to feel self-conscious about your breath (yep, you know exactly what I mean). Click here to try it out in either sexy cinnamon or refreshing mint flavor.
–LEVL To measure fat burning and ketone production, I have a brand new technology called a LEVL now sitting on my desk. You just breathe into it once, and within about 30 seconds you know your ketone level, your fat burning status and how many freakin' pounds of fat you can burn per week. If you want to try LEVL for yourself, just go to LEVLnow.com. Here's a demo of me using it.
–MyoBuddy I'm a huge fan of this thing called a MyoBuddy. It's a vibrating massage therapy device that's like a wake-me-up for the entire body. I use it nearly everyday for myriad things from full body massage starting with my feet all the way up to my jaw. Not kidding, I'll press it up against my jaw and just open and close my jaw repeatedly. It's also great therapy for increasing the tone of the vagus nerve (MyoBuddy doesn't necessarily recommend this, but I do, so there).
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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::: Vaccines Revealed ::
Finally, a series that answers about vaccines, their efficacy, safety, and how they really impact your health. If you want the latest, real information you will not want to miss this.
“Vaccines Revealed” is broadcasting their exclusive docu-series event for 9 days only now through December 7th. And you can watch the whole thing for FREE here. This is powerful – If you want the latest, real information you will not want to miss this. Watch now!
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-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!
This Week's Most Popular Instagram Pic:
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A HUGE thanks to US Wellness Meats for the gift of sustenance! The best tasting hormone free, antibiotic free, non-GMO turkey you’ll ever have in your life…And I have mine along with sweet potato stuffing, arugula salad, homemade sourdough rolls with grass fed butter, gravy, green beans, fresh cranberry sauce, apple pie and vanilla coconut ice cream, and of course, I ate the turkey heart and liver for my appetizer. Get your turkey at https://bengreenfieldfitness.com/meat – Or order up some of their amazing French cut ribeye steaks for Christmas.
This Week's Most Popular Tweet:
I’ve been on a new fat burning quest – a quest that consists of exercises that get me the most bang for my calorie burning buck. Learn the 2 best methods I’ve been using to biohack fat loss – specifically with my little friend called the #kettlebell: https://t.co/JqrkUQf1vq
— Ben Greenfield (@bengreenfield) November 28, 2017
This Week's Most Popular Facebook Post:
As the holiday season approaches, I’ve been on a new fat burning quest – a quest that basically consists of choosing exercises that get me the most bang for my calorie burning buck. In this article, you’re going to learn the two best methods I’ve been using to biohack fat loss – and you’re specifically going to discover how I achieve just that with my little friend called the kettlebell: BenGreenfieldFitness.com/KBK-blog
Posted by Ben Greenfield Fitness on Tuesday, November 28, 2017
This Week's Most Popular Snapchat Story:
I snapchatted the most amazing 12-course Japanese meal from a restaurant called Brushstroke in NYC and explained how the meal was designed in a specific sequence to enhance everything from digestion to fat loss to relaxation. It is a perfect example of how food really should be cooked and how to “biohack” a fine dining, culinary experience. Click here to follow me on Snapchat.
This Week's Most Popular Pin from Pinterest:
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- Growth Factors: (IGF-I, IGF-II, EGF) As the name implies, growth factors assist with maintenance and growth of certain body tissues, including muscle and the gastrointestinal lining.
- Lactoferrin: Lactoferrin assists with iron absorption and is a crucial part of your immune defense system.
- Growth Hormone: Growth Hormone (GH) works individually as well as together with the other growth factors in colostrum to aid in growth and function of gastrointestinal tissues, muscle and more.
- Immunoglobulins: (IgA, IgD, IgE, IgG, IgM) Immunoglobulins are small proteins that are used by your immune system to seek out and destroy foreign antigens (invaders).
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Leave any questions, comments, or feedback below – or any news of the week that you think I should have added – and I will be sure to reply.