72-Mike Mutzel- Living for Your Evolution- Getting Back to Basics Could Be the Key to a Healthy Life

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Lean into your evolution.  Mike Mutzel goes in on how looking at our past is key to being healthy in the present.  Ben and Mike discuss how getting outside, eating whole foods, and a seasonal diet can hack your evolution.  Congrats to iTunes listener BagsJens! You have won our December/January contest from ATP Labs!

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Time Stamps:

2:30- Daily rituals to improve your life.

4:15- How daily sunlight is necessary for your body to function properly and how to supplement for sun when you can’t get outside.

10:47- Changing your physiology and psychology, getting back to nature to supplement your body.  How whole foods can provide the quality of nutrients that optimize your health.

13:50- Get outside! Diversifying your diet, environment and growing your own food is key to a healthy gut.

17:00- Seasonality and your diet.  Eating locally and seasonally can optimize your nutrition.

22:30- Inflammation, the micro biome, and catabolism.

25:05- The Belly Fat Effect, food comas and metabolic endotoxemia.  The effects of excessive carb-loading on inflammation.

28:50- Health and the body builder diet.  Balancing a mass diet with whole foods.

35:35- Chew your food! How to improve your digestive rate.

40:00- Keto diet factors- biology, seasonality, and the micro biome affect your success.

46:00- Ketosis goals, fat adaptation, metabolic flexibility and weight loss.

48:50- Cortisol adrenal fatigue, and ketogenic dieting.

51:30- How Mike adapts keto pre and post workout.

54:10- Is chasing ketone levels appropriate? What does a healthy ketogenic diet look like?

59:50- Eating raw fresh foods is key, sprout your greens and eat fresh to fight inflammation, allergies and more.

1:02:05- The Belly Fat Effect. Mike’s book on nutrition, fat loss and all of its factors.

1:06:30- Understanding fat cell health. What does it mean? What does it look like? And how can you influence it?

1:08:00- Mike’s advice on what you can do NOW that will have the greatest impact on their health and performance.

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Ben Pakulski

Ben Pakulski

Since first lifting weights as a teenager, Ben has been on a mission to do whatever it takes… …to become the most muscular man on the planet! On the eve of The Arnold Classic, he confronts the dark realities of bodybuilding… And his own future! Follow him on his journey…

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Formerly the Muscle Expert Podcast. The world’s top authority on intelligent muscle building and fat loss gives us a simple to understand deep dive into the complex world of building a body you love, and living your greatness. Weekly interviews with leading experts in a vast number of scientific fields focusing on health optimization (nutrition, sleep, hormones, mindfulness and mind set), strength, (both physical and mental), and muscle hypertrophy. Learn proven strategies for optimum life performance, whether it be in the gym, the board room or the bedroom; this is the blueprint for becoming the upgraded modern man. Ladies, this podcast is for you too. The topics, tips, and life hacks covered are essential for every individual who wants to upgrade themselves mentally and physically.

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