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The Mindful Warrior, co-hosted by former NFL players Eben Britton and Nate Jackson, offers riveting insight into life as a professional athlete from the perspective of those who lived it. Through revealing interviews with athletes, entertainers, and thought leaders both inside and outside the world of professional sports, co-hosts Britton and Jackson tackle the myths and realities of getting paid to compete. The Mindful Warrior takes the listener on a journey through the highs and lows of life as a professional athlete and the unconventional paths taken when the game is over.

The Mindful Warrior, co-hosted by former NFL players Eben Britton and Nate Jackson, offers riveting insight into life as a professional athlete from the perspective of those who lived it. Through revealing interviews with athletes, entertainers, and thought leaders both inside and outside the world of professional sports, co-hosts Britton and Jackson tackle the myths and realities of getting paid to compete. The Mindful Warrior takes the listener on a journey through the highs and lows of life as a professional athlete and the unconventional paths taken when the game is over.
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The Mindful Warrior, co-hosted by former NFL players Eben Britton and Nate Jackson, offers riveting insight into life as a professional athlete from the perspective of those who lived it. Through revealing interviews with athletes, entertainers, and thought leaders both inside and outside the world of professional sports, co-hosts Britton and Jackson tackle the myths and realities of getting paid to compete. The Mindful Warrior takes the listener on a journey through the highs and lows of life as a professional athlete and the unconventional paths taken when the game is over.

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English


Episodes

33: Ayahuasca & Bird Scooters

5/21/2018
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Get ready for a deep dive as Eben recounts his recent journey with Ayahuasca, Nate covers his controversial Op-Ed in the Los Angeles Times and another edition of BOOK CLUB!

Duration:01:15:02

31-Celia Behar: The Lil' Mamas

5/14/2018
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In honor of Mother's Day, Celia Behar of the Lil' Mamas, is here to tell us how therapeutic cannabis use helped her postpartum depression. She also shares her hopes for removing the stigma from our favorite plant for moms everywhere.

Duration:00:59:49

31-Keith Mitchell: All-Pro NFL Linebacker

5/7/2018
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Keith Mitchell is a former All-Pro NFL football player turned internationally renowned Celebrity Yogi. He joins us to talk about his career ending injury leaving him partially paralyzed and how Yoga and Meditation led to his recovery.

Duration:01:04:16

29-Mike James: Lions & Bucs Running Back

4/30/2018
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Mike James is the first NFL player to file for a Therapeutic Use Exemption for cannabis. He's here to tell us how cannabis allowed him to return from severe injuries without opioids and pills, and about medicating while still being an active player.

Duration:00:57:13

28-Aaron Alexander: Align Therapy

4/23/2018
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Aaron talks with us about Rolfing, a physical therapy technique that helps align your body parts to increase ability and prevent injury and much more.

Duration:00:51:03

27-Dr. Joshua: Spiritual Counselor

4/16/2018
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Dr. Joshua joins us to talk about his trail from college football coach to becoming a spiritual guide. He talks about his extensive experience with Ayahuasca and his approach to total wellness.

Duration:01:06:27

26: Take Your Pills & Book Club

4/9/2018
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Eben breaks down his involvement with the Netflix documentary "Take Your Pills" and we discuss the issues with Adderall use among kids. Then we launch the Mindful Warrior BOOK CLUB!

Duration:01:06:39

25-RyanMcCann: UCLA Quarter Back & Artist

4/2/2018
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Ryan McCann was a star Quarter Back at UCLA before injuries ended his career in NFL training camp. He's here to tell us how and why he became a professional artist and how he maintains his edge.

Duration:01:08:22

24-Seth Smith: Santa Cruz Veterans Alliance

3/22/2018
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Seth Smith is a Navy veteran of the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. Today, he is VP of Communications and Affairs for the Santa Cruz Veterans Alliance which provides top quality medical cannabis for veterans and pushes to shape cannabis policy. He breaks down how cannabis can help save our vets and enlisted military as well as his own journey that brought him to the Mindful Warrior.

Duration:01:05:00

23: The Kambo Ritual

3/19/2018
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Nate and Eben talk about their first hand experience with the sacred Kambo ritual which finds its roots in the indigenous people of the Amazon. We also look at the chemistry and spirituality of shamanic practices.

Duration:01:04:40

22-Eugene Monroe: NFL Lineman for Jaguars & Ravens

3/5/2018
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Eugene drops by the studio to share his story of the trenches as a rookie with Eben. He tells us about his post retirement successes with business and his struggles with head injuries.

Duration:01:01:58

21-Heal Thy Self

2/26/2018
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Nate and Eben talk about how they heal themselves in their post retirement life.

Duration:00:49:18

20-Kirk Westwood: The Luck Bubble

2/19/2018
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Kirk Westwood drops by to talk about using joy, intuition and pain to to heal and prosper.

Duration:01:05:20

19: Tribalism & Famous Stoners

2/5/2018
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We explore the human instinct to band together and the multitude of ways it manifests itself in modern life. We also discuss famous stoners throughout history.

Duration:01:03:06

18: Dr. Eric Blum-Chiropractic & Sports Rehabilitation

1/29/2018
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Dr. Eric Blum joins us to talk cryotherapy, lasers, and other cutting-edge technology used to heal the modern athlete. Plus, a breakdown of Rob Gronkowski and the NFL concussion protocol.

Duration:01:00:40

17:Goodell vs Cannabis

1/15/2018
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Roger Goodell stops by the podcast to plead his case against allowing cannabis use in the NFL.

Duration:00:50:45

16-In The Moment: Welcome To 2018

1/5/2018
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Nate and Eben open the new year discussing current issues in the NFL, new faces in the Playoffs and new cannabis science and laws.

Duration:01:03:21

15-Kyle Turley: Pro-Bowl Offensive Lineman

12/18/2017
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All-Pro Kyle Turley drops the truth about his NFL career and his post retirement battle with pills and injuries. He's even generous enough to play us a song, a Mindful Warrior first!

Duration:01:05:41

14-Len May: Medical Cannabis Specialist

12/11/2017
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Len May joins us to talk about the science of cannabis and how it can work differently within individuals based on their genetics. He gives insight into the endocannabinoid system and the chemistry of the medical benefits of cannabis.

Duration:00:59:01

13-Stefan Fatsis: Author & Journalist

11/8/2017
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Stefan joins us as the first journalist to be on the Mindful Warrior. He tells us about his time undercover in NFL training camp as a kicker and a long career covering sports.

Duration:01:05:33

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