Sep 16, 2015 Podcast: Should You Eat Placentas, The Best Smart Drug Stacks For Creativity, Ben Greenfield's Experience With Transcendental Meditation, and Rebounding Vs. Running?
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- This is pretty cool if you’re into plant identification: https://m.reddit.com/r/whatsthisplant/
- Yet another reason I am still including electrostimulation in my training protocol – good new research (in this case they used a Miha-BodyTec).
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As compiled, deciphered, edited and sometimes read by Rachel Browne, the NEW Podcast Sidekick.
Should You Eat Placentas?
Jacqui says: She wants to know what your thoughts are on using placenta for skin issues. It's a common supplement in Japan, and she wants to know if you've heard anything on its efficacy. What do you think?
The Best Smart Drug Stacks For Creativity
Jory says: He wants to know your best recommendations for stacks that promote creativity. You mention THC – what else?
Ben Greenfield's Experience With Transcendental Meditation
Bryan says: He has been practicing Transcendental Meditation since 1974, and he wants to know how your initiation went. Did you transcend?
Rebounding Vs. Running
Natalie says: There's comments saying that rebounding for 15 minutes is the equivalent to running for an hour. Is this true? What are your thoughts on rebounding?
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