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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

405: What joining a cult taught me about trauma healing & relationships | Licensed psychotherapist Britt Frank, MSW, LSCSW

5/26/2022
Britt Frank, MSW, LSCSW: “Any topic that promises belonging and the avoidance of pain can very quickly turn culty.” Frank, a licensed psychotherapist and trauma specialist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to release buried emotions, plus: - How to identify the cults in your everyday life (~03:54) - Why living in balance is not the goal (~23:19) - How to get to the root of your anxiousness (~28:46) - The cult of dating culture (~37:29) - Why you should make a relationship...

Duration:00:49:08

404: How to prevent cognitive decline no matter your age | Maria Shriver & Patrick Schwarzenegger

5/23/2022
Patrick Schwarzenegger & Maria Shriver: “You are in the driver's seat. There are things you can do today that will impact your brain health tomorrow, or next year, or five years down the road.” Schwarzenegger, an actor, model and investor, and Shriver, a journalist, bestselling author, and founder of The Women's Alzheimer's Movement, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss what you can do today to better your brain, plus: - Why you should exercise for your brain (~09:07) - Why Shriver...

Duration:00:38:35

403: What nearly going blind taught me about longevity | NYT writer Frank Bruni

5/19/2022
Frank Bruni: “Almost all of the difficulties we deal with are not visible to the naked eye.” Bruni, a New York Times columnist and bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how nearly going blind helped him see more clearly, plus: - How to mentally recover from an invisible illness (~11:41) - How to feel empowered about your health (~13:54) - How to deeply connect with others on social media (~19:22) - How to be an independent thinker (~24:39) - How to have a productive...

Duration:00:39:51

402: How to get your brain to genuinely love exercise | Positive psychiatrist Samantha Boardman, M.D.

5/16/2022
Samantha Boardman, M.D.: “People who do even 20 to 30 minutes of running per day say that their mood improves short- and long-term.” Boardman, a positive psychiatrist, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to get moving when you're feeling unmotivated, plus: - How to start a workout routine you'll actually stick to (~07:13) - The health benefits of working out with a friend (~09:13) - How to achieve the runner's high (~14:33) - How to use mindfulness to quicken your running pace...

Duration:00:44:57

401: How to boost confidence when you’re feeling insecure | Entrepreneur & author Lisa Bilyeu

5/12/2022
Lisa Bilyeu: “Change your perspective from the fear of failing into an opportunity.” Bilyeu, a world-class entrepreneur and author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss what we're getting wrong about confidence, plus: - How to build genuine confidence (~03:35) - How to earn long-term success as an entrepreneur (~13:45) - Why seeking validation is not productive (~20:40) - How to calm yourself down when you're about to lose your cool (~27:17) - How to set goals that will actually stick...

Duration:00:49:44

400: The ultimate longevity episode | Episode #400 with Jason

5/9/2022
Today marks the 400th episode of the mbg podcast! What a journey it’s been since our launch on June 12, 2017. The milestone of 400 speaks to the longevity of our show, so in the spirit of longevity, today's special episode will highlight the greatest nuggets of healthspan and lifespan advice we've heard on the podcast. Join mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, as he explores how to lead a happier, healthier life for as long as possible. Some highlights include: - How to fall back asleep after waking up...

Duration:01:16:28

399: How to feel less tired on a daily basis | Energy & fatigue specialist Ari Whitten

5/4/2022
Ari Whitten: "Breathwork practices are the single fastest and most powerful way to improve energy levels.” Whitten, an energy specialist and No. 1 bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss underrated tips to feel more vibrant, plus: - What we're still getting wrong about energy levels (~04:28) - How hot temperatures can help you feel more awake (~30:07) - The best breathwork practices for energy (~31:20) - How much protein you should really be eating (~38:11) - The top 5...

Duration:00:52:36

398: How to raise confident & resilient kids in a world that can be depressing | Parenting expert Michaeleen Doucleff, Ph.D.

4/29/2022
Michaeleen Doucleff, Ph.D.: “Having somebody there for you if something goes wrong is such a predictor of health.” Doucleff, a parenting expert and New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to raise generous kids without nagging, plus: - How to diffuse a temper tantrum without yelling (~03:26) - How to actually motivate children to do the right thing (~15:17) - How to really give your children autonomy (~21:54) - The best ways to bolster kids' mental...

Duration:00:42:41

397: How to become a supercentenarian (aka 110+ years old!) | Healthy aging expert Becca Levy, Ph.D.

4/27/2022
Becca Levy, Ph.D.: “Those who had positive age beliefs had a median survival of 7.5 years longer than those with negative age beliefs.” Levy, a healthy aging expert, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob to discuss her tips for extreme longevity, plus: - How your beliefs about aging determine how long you live (~01:22) - How your memory can actually improve with age (~04:22) - The biggest misconceptions around aging (~05:57) - What we can learn from the longest living woman in the world (~14:11) -...

Duration:00:32:32

396: Eco-anxiety & the sneaky toxins in your home | Environmental policy expert Heather White

4/22/2022
Heather White: “If you care about the future, you are an environmentalist.” White, an environmental policy expert and author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to alleviate eco-anxiety, plus: - How to find your environmentalist personality type (~10:11) - Small, easy ways to show the Earth some love (~13:35) - Which individual actions can actually inspire policy change (~16:00) - The future of regenerative agriculture (~21:40) - How to avoid sneaky toxins in the home (~30:04)...

Duration:00:37:53

395: How to balance your blood sugar without changing your diet | Biochemist Jessie Inchauspe

4/20/2022
Jessie Inchauspe: “If you eat a meal in a specific order, you can reduce the glucose spike of the meal by 75%.” Inchauspe, a biochemist and bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss the easiest ways to balance your blood sugar, plus: - The exact order to eat your meal for blood sugar balance - Why you should put "clothing" on your carbs - Why you should drink a vinegar tonic before your meals - Healthy foods that can secretly spike your glucose - Why you should move your...

Duration:00:38:57

394: The science of venting your feelings | Psychologist Ethan Kross, Ph.D.

4/15/2022
Ethan Kross, Ph.D.: “Your inner voice is a remarkable super power.” Kross, an award-winning psychologist and bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to have productive inner dialogue, plus: - How to control the negative voice inside your head (~07:06) - What to do if you wake up in the middle of the night feeling overwhelmed (~12:28) - Why people tend to clean when they're stressed (~17:13) - Why venting your feelings is not always productive (~23:05) - How to show...

Duration:00:36:53

393: The all-time best ingredients for healthy hair | Briogeo founder Nancy Twine & cohost mbg beauty director Alexandra Engler

4/14/2022
Nancy Twine: “So much of feeling beautiful really comes from the inside. It's how we talk to ourselves, how we eat, how we prioritize our self-care.” Twine, the founder and CEO of Briogeo, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, and mbg beauty director Alexandra Engler, to discuss nonnegotiable hair care tips, plus: - How to actually define clean & green beauty (~03:40) - How sustainability can become a bigger part of the beauty industry (~05:48) - How your beauty choices impact your health and...

Duration:00:32:18

392: How nature soothes anxiety, enhances longevity & supports brain health | mbg senior sustainability editor Emma Loewe

4/13/2022
Emma Loewe: “People tend to live longer if they live close to green space…and street trees totally count.” Loewe, mbg senior sustainability editor, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how nature can enhance your health, plus: - Why you should look at waves when you're stressed (~09:06) - How awe experiences can impact your mental health (~11:22) - The health benefits of houseplants (~21:03) - How to reap the benefits of nature if you live in a city (~18:46) - How the sustainability...

Duration:00:32:00

391: The silent issue that’s affecting longevity | Frank Lipman, M.D.

4/8/2022
Frank Lipman, M.D.: “Methylation is a key mechanism involved in brain health, heart health, and emotional health.*” Lipman, a functional medicine doctor, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss why methylation is so crucial for your health, plus: - How to tell if your homocysteine levels are healthy (~03:08) - How methylation can affect your mood & emotional well-being (~07:08) - How to actually "detox" your body (~12:42) - The future of longevity & functional medicine (~16:18) - Why more...

Duration:00:29:17

390: How spirituality impacts your health | Mind-body medicine physician Lissa Rankin, M.D.

4/6/2022
Lissa Rankin, M.D.: "Healing and spirituality should never be a luxury. It should be absolutely equitable for everybody.” Rankin, a mind-body medicine physician a New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how spirituality has the power to heal, plus: - How to navigate the paradoxes of healing (~04:07) - The 4 types of intelligence & how to know which one you use most (~14:32) - How to set intentions on your healing journey (~40:27) - Why surrendering is so...

Duration:01:21:03

389: The best & worst types of exercise for anxiety | Neuroscientist Jennifer Heisz, Ph.D.

4/1/2022
Jennifer Heisz, Ph.D.: “A 2-minute movement break is all it takes to restore and replenish the brain of its vital nutrients.” Heisz, a neuroscientist and associate professor of kinesiology, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob to discuss specific exercises to help manage anxiety, plus: - Why you should listen to music before a workout (~03:51) - How much time you need to exercise for brain health (~04:30) - How walking can help grow brain cells (~30:48) - Which sports are best for healthy...

Duration:00:46:30

388: Overcoming success addiction & why you should have a reverse bucket list | Social scientist Arthur Brooks, Ph.D.

3/30/2022
Arthur Brooks, Ph.D.: “Purpose is one of the macronutrients of happiness.” Brooks, a behavioral social scientist and New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to overcome success addiction, plus: - How to meet your goals without compromising mental health (~07:50) - The 7 big predictors of long-term happiness (~15:31) - How to avoid a midlife crisis (~21:31) - How your intelligence changes as you age (~22:24) - How to unlock your deepest potential...

Duration:00:47:52

387: Cooking oils to avoid & the truth about mouthwash | NYT bestselling author Max Lugavere

3/25/2022
Max Lugavere: “We do have a degree of agency when it comes to our cognitive health — the best time to intervene is now.” Lugavere, a health and science journalist and New York Times bestselling author, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to have a more youthful brain, plus: - What he eats in a day for cognitive health (~08:59) - The most ominous cooking oils to avoid (~15:46) - How vinegar can help balance your blood sugar (~31:48) - The best herbs & spices for your brain (~35:24)...

Duration:00:50:58

386: Are you actually walking correctly? | Award-winning writer author Annabel Streets

3/23/2022
Annabel Streets: “Solo walking is best if you want to reflect or come up with a solution to a problem.” Streets, an award-winning writer, joins mbg co-CEO, Jason Wachob, to discuss how to go on the healthiest walk, plus: - The most common walking mistakes (~04:26) - How to have good foot posture while you walk (~07:30) - Why you should try to listen to birdsong (~22:04) - The health benefits of walking in the rain (~24:34) - The best time of day to go on a walk (~30:58) Referenced in the...

Duration:00:41:48