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The mindbodygreen podcast features host Jason Wachob, founder & co-CEO of mindbodygreen, engaging in open, honest conversations with the people shaping the world of well-being. Join us to expand your mind.

The mindbodygreen podcast features host Jason Wachob, founder & co-CEO of mindbodygreen, engaging in open, honest conversations with the people shaping the world of well-being. Join us to expand your mind.

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United States

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The mindbodygreen podcast features host Jason Wachob, founder & co-CEO of mindbodygreen, engaging in open, honest conversations with the people shaping the world of well-being. Join us to expand your mind.

Language:

English

Contact:

347-529-6952


Episodes

370: Why we’re all so distracted | NYT bestselling author Johann Hari

1/26/2022
Johann Hari: “When you try to do lots of things at once, you do all of them less competently—you make more mistakes, you remember less of what you do, and you're far less creative.” Hari, a New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to reclaim your attention span, plus: - The link between sleep & focus (~05:16) - Why multitasking never works (~10:39) - How reading for pleasure retrains your brain (~21:05) - How to eat for attention (~35:54) - Why you...

Duration:00:46:51

369: How to feel confident, magnetic & full of good energy | Meditation teacher & NYT bestselling author Kimberly Snyder

1/21/2022
Kimberly Snyder: “One of the biggest issues of today is that everybody's trying to control everything.” Snyder, a spiritual guide, meditation teacher, and New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss her practical steps to harness good energy, plus: - How to connect to your true self (~05:30) - How to have genuine, permanent confidence (~14:57) - How to clear mental clutter (~28:20) - How to have a magnetic personality & attract what you want (~34:33) - How...

Duration:00:55:51

368: How to actually fall asleep faster & stay asleep longer | Behavioral sleep doctor Shelby Harris, PsyD, DBSM

1/19/2022
Shelby Harris, PsyD, DBSM: “We have this idea that you should have perfect sleep every single night, but a bad night here and there means that you're human.” Harris, a licensed psychologist and behavioral sleep doctor, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss everything you need to know about getting a good night’s sleep, plus: - How to fall back asleep after waking up in the middle of the night (~12:17) - Why you should exercise 4 to 6 hours before bed (~25:56) - The link between...

Duration:00:46:39

367: Wellness fads, alcohol & how to get rid of “stuck” emotions | Robin Berzin, M.D.

1/14/2022
Robin Berzin, M.D.: “The foods we eat every day can cause you to feel clear, calm, focused, or they can cause you to feel the opposite of those things.” Berzin, a physician and founder of Parsley Health, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to actually maintain your mental health, plus: - Why you should cook two out of three meals per day (~04:47) - How to regulate your emotions with exercise (~11:48) - How to incorporate alcohol into a balanced lifestyle (~22:01) - The biggest...

Duration:00:45:56

366: How to reverse your biological age | Kara Fitzgerald, N.D.

1/12/2022
Kara Fitzgerald, N.D.: “In eight weeks time with a doable diet and lifestyle intervention, we reversed the biological age of our participants by over three years.” Fitzgerald, a naturopathic doctor and functional medicine expert, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to actually slow down aging, plus: - How to know if you're methylating correctly (~08:30) - Why you should eat 7 cups of veggies per day (~13:24) - The best foods to help you become biologically younger (~20:00) - What...

Duration:00:48:46

365: Brain-fooling foods & how to control your cravings | Award-winning food writer Mark Schatzker

1/7/2022
Mark Schatzker: “A relationship amplifies the meal. It's always nice to eat food with someone else.” Schatzker, an award-winning food writer and bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss which foods are "fooling" your brain, plus: - How to hack your brain with food (~06:10) - The link between dopamine & weight gain (~17:23) - Why ultra-processed foods are not the answer (~25:05) - How to mindfully overcome food cravings (~40:38) - How enjoying your food can make you...

Duration:00:48:12

364: Sneaky gut offenders & how to support a healthy weight | Vincent Pedre, M.D.

1/5/2022
Vincent Pedre, M.D.: "You’ve got to change the mind to change the body.” Pedre, a board-certified internist and gut health expert, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to support a healthy weight, plus: - What we're still getting wrong about weight loss (~00:21) - How to avoid endotoxins & how to know if you have endotoxemia (~06:56) - Which healthy foods can secretly cause gut issues (~15:06) - The best breakfasts for healthy weight support (~24:13) - Why mindset is the most...

Duration:00:38:46

363: How to look & feel 15 years younger | Longevity expert David Sinclair, Ph.D.

12/31/2021
David Sinclair, Ph.D.: “I’ve been getting younger for the past decade, and the biggest impact has been the change in my eating habits.” Sinclair, a longevity expert and Harvard geneticist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss our 2022 Wellness Trend of making longevity easier and more accessible, plus: - Why avocados are a top longevity food (~27:59) - The power of rest for living longer (~14:35) - How the science of longevity has updated in the past year (~02:36) - How to make sure...

Duration:00:37:22

362: Immune resilience, COVID & climate change | Jeff Bland, Ph.D., the father of functional medicine

12/29/2021
Jeff Bland, Ph.D.: “The planet has an immune system, we have immune systems, and they're intercommunicating.” Bland, the father of functional medicine and founder of Big Bold Health, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss our 2022 Wellness Trend of how doctors are taking charge in the environmental movement, plus: - How to strengthen the planet’s immune system (~05:56) - The connection between COVID & climate change (~08:37) - Why our climate crisis is now a health crisis (~12:11) - How...

Duration:00:36:28

361: Everything you need to know about omega-3 fatty acids | Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN

12/22/2021
Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN: "I don't like to say EPA is for the heart and DHA is for the brain. EPA and DHA are pleiotropic, multitasking, awesome fats and they're both important to have together.*" Ferira, mbg's Director of Scientific Affairs, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss the new generation of fish oil supplements, plus: - The "fishiest" myths about fish oil supplements (~15:56) - The best ratio of EPA to DHA for optimal health* (~15:40) - How to make sure your fish oil...

Duration:00:45:02

360: Sneaky energy drainers, sleep hacks & how to exercise for your body type | board-certified sleep specialist Michael J. Breus, Ph.D.

12/17/2021
Michael J. Breus. Ph.D.: “Within 30 minutes of waking up, if you can go outside and get 15 minutes of sun, you are doing yourself a huge favor.” Breus, a clinical psychologist and board-certified sleep specialist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss why we're all so drained and how to supercharge your energy, plus: - Why being "too exhausted" can actually make your sleep suffer (~07:54) - How to know if your energy is in a good place (~08:57) - The best exercises for your body type &...

Duration:00:36:06

359: T-cells, medicinal mushrooms & how to tell if your immune system is weak | Immunologist Heather Moday, M.D.

12/15/2021
Heather Moday, M.D.: “If you focus on one thing [for your gut and immunity], I would say focus on fiber.” Moday, an allergist and immunologist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to tell if your immune system is healthy, plus: - How to identify your immunotype (~05:44) - How T-cells protect your immune system (~22:00) - Must-have foods to strengthen immunity (~30:33) - What we can do about antibiotic resistance (~33:48) - The best medicinal mushrooms to have on-hand (~38:26)...

Duration:00:46:38

358: The best & worst sounds for your health | Neurologist Ilene Ruhoy, M.D., Ph.D.

12/10/2021
Ilene Ruhoy, M.D., Ph.D.: “Our world is too noisy—most of us don't even know what true silence sounds like.” Ruhoy, a board-certified integrative neurologist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss our 2022 Wellness Trend of the science of psychoacoustics, plus: - How to avoid irritating sounds (03:42) - How to tap into the healing power of music (06:57) - A go-to playlist for better brain health (08:07) - The best music to induce calming theta brain waves (09:17) - How binaural beats...

Duration:00:31:29

357: Skin care pet peeves, the microbiome & hacks for hair growth | triple board-certified dermatologist Mamina Turegano, M.D., FAAD

12/8/2021
Mamina Turegano, M.D., FAAD: “If your internal health is good, your skin is going to be good.” Turegano, a triple board-certified and integrative dermatologist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss our 2022 Wellness Trend of using bodywork to help your skin, plus: - The new science of the skin microbiome (00:51) - The best natural hair growth hacks that really work (13:49) - How to target facial asymmetry & uneven aging (20:37) - Her biggest skin care pet peeves (27:58) - The best &...

Duration:00:40:32

356: Non-negotiables for longevity | Dan Buettner

12/3/2021
Dan Buettner: “20% of how long we live is dictated by our genes. The other 80% is lifestyle or environment.” Buettner, a longevity expert and founder of Blue Zones, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss his underrated tips for living a longer life, plus: - How prayer can actually help you live longer & healthier (14:31) - How your friendships add years to your life (19:15) - Why sourdough is a true longevity food (21:21) - The best type of coffee for longevity (23:13) - How to gamify...

Duration:00:36:11

355: The biggest misconceptions about multivitamins | Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN

12/1/2021
Ashley Jordan Ferira, Ph.D., RDN: “Taking a multivitamin [is like] brushing your teeth. If you don't brush your teeth daily, whole body health is going to break down pretty quickly." Ferira, mbg's Director of Scientific Affairs, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss the multivitamin red flags you shouldn't ignore, plus: - The connection between multivitamins & longevity* (14:28) - Why you should avoid gummy multivitamins (22:38) - How to know if your multivitamin is actually...

Duration:00:40:51

354: The dangers of multitasking & how to stop | Entrepreneur & cancer survivor Thatcher Wine

11/26/2021
Thatcher Wine: “Can you sit with a little bit of boredom and curiosity about the world instead of needing to be doing another thing at the same time?” Wine, an author, entrepreneur, and cancer survivor, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss the health benefits of monotasking, plus: - How to know if you're reading wrong (11:24) - How to become a better listener (19:02) - Why you should built a pillow fort for better sleep (22:56) - How to cultivate the art of conversation (28:32) - How...

Duration:00:40:57

353: Everything you need to know about medical & recreational marijuana | Psychiatrist Rebecca Siegel, M.D.

11/24/2021
Rebecca Siegel, M.D.: “There needs to be more research [on marijuana] so physicians can either get behind it or not get behind it." Siegel, a psychiatrist and a licensed prescriber of medical marijuana in New York state, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how marijuana actually affects your brain, plus: - How to know if medical marijuana will work for you (01:32) - Is marijuana really a gateway drug? (08:06) - How men & women's brains react differently to marijuana (14:41) -...

Duration:00:33:54

352: Dr. Google, invisible illnesses & how to make better health care choices | Talya Miron-Shatz, Ph.D.

11/19/2021
Talya Miron-Shatz, Ph.D.: "When you're choosing a doctor, it's important to feel connected to this person—you're going to get better treatment and better health outcomes.” Miron-Shatz, a researcher, author, and medical decision-making expert, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to feel more empowered in your health, plus: - How to Google health-related questions without spiraling (00:44) - How to navigate probabilities & percentages in health care (10:33) - Nonnegotiable qualities...

Duration:00:39:45

351: How to know if you have a leaky gut | Gastroenterologist Marvin Singh, M.D.

11/17/2021
Marvin Singh, M.D.: “70% of our immune system sits in our gut microbiome. It’s silly not to look at that when you're looking at your whole health.” Singh, an integrative gastroenterologist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss the new science of caring for your gut, plus: - What is precision health care (02:12) - Five lab tests for gut heath assessment (03:27) - What you need to know before getting a colonoscopy (24:26) - How to tell you have issues with the integrity of your gut...

Duration:00:40:05