It seems like there’s always a new diet to try… the keto diet, the carnivore diet, different types of fasting… the list goes on.
The question is, how do we know if any of them are actually good for us?
What is the Carnivore Diet?
Today’s episode should answer a lot of questions. My guest Dr. Anthony Gustin is a board-certified sports physician, a functional medicine practitioner, and an overall food and fitness skeptic like I am. His focus recently has shifted from private practice to starting his own company, Perfect Keto and Equip.
Dr. Gustin’s mission is to create products that improve the accessibility of whole food nutrition and ketosis, and he’s the perfect person to explain a little bit more about the carnivore diet, how it works, and if it’s right for you.
- why not to follow one diet for too long
- the best way to fast for women
- how to do the keto diet correctly
- which diets have their place in a healthy lifestyle
- what the carnivore diet is
- how much protein we actually need
- and more!
Resources We Mention
Books We Mention
- The Big Fat Surprise: Why Butter, Meat, and Cheese Belong in a Healthy Diet by Nina Teicholz
- Why We Get Fat & What to Do About It by Gary Taubes
- Antifragile: Things That Gain From Disorder by Nassim Taleb
- The Plant Paradox: The Hidden Dangers in “Healthy” Foods That Cause Disease & Weight Gain by Dr. Steven Gundry
- The 4-Hour Workweek by Tim Ferriss
- 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan Peterson
More From Wellness Mama
- 394: The Carnivore Code, Plant Toxins, and Optimal Protein With Dr. Paul Saladino
- 116: How to Reboot Your Metabolism Using the Keto Reset Diet With Mark Sisson
- 145: Algae: The Keto & Vegan Superfood with More Nutrients Than Veggies (& Where to Get It)
- 143: Thomas DeLauer on Reducing Inflammation, Curcumin, Keto for Women, & Easy Weight Loss
- 222: Why ButcherBox Is Bringing Back Grass-Fed Meat With Mike Salguero
- How to Do a Ketogenic Diet (& Is It Safe for Women?)
- 7 Day Keto Meal Plan for Women (Ideas + Easy Recipes)
- How to Make Chocolate Peanut Butter Fat Bombs (Keto Friendly)
- Why You Should Never Eat Vegetable Oil or Margarine
Have you ever tried the keto diet? Please let me know how it worked for you! Also, please take two minutes to leave a review on iTunes. I value knowing what you think and this helps other moms find the podcast as well!
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