Episodes
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the effects of intermittent fasting in humans compared to a non-intervention diet and caloric restriction, and how intermittent fasting compares to the standard baseline eating approach.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of likeminded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not apply!   Fasting...
Published 08/16/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss some simple boundaries and parameters during vacation, some vacation tips to make sure you enjoy the moments, avoiding guilt and shame, and why you should not weigh yourself when you get back from vacation.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of like-minded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not...
Published 08/09/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss Fast Cycling. Fast cycling can be defined as the repetition of varied fasting windows and how they lead to a successful fasting lifestyle.    Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of like-minded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not apply!   Fasting For Life Community - Join HERE   New to the...
Published 08/02/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the potential benefits of periodic ketogenic dieting on newly diagnosed overweight or obese patients with Type II diabetes and the statistically significant change, whether it was the diabetic diet group or the ketogenic diet group.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Come grab our Keto Recipe Pack and let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of likeminded, new and...
Published 07/26/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JULY 20, 2022! - New to fasting or want to get back on track? - Struggling to break through a plateau? - Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JULY 20th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQ’s! ...
Published 07/19/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JULY 20, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JULY 20th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQ’s! ...
Published 07/12/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JULY 20, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JULY 20th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! ...
Published 07/05/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the underlying blood sugar-related effects of walking, and the importance of improving the post-meal glycemic response for reducing cardiometabolic disorders. Walking can be a powerful tool to reduce heart disease and insulin resistance!!   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of like-minded, new and experienced fasters! The...
Published 06/28/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss SCA or a small change approach to prevent long-term weight gain in adults with overweight and obesity, understanding how to pivot, making the right decision without that blame, shame and guilt coming into the equation, having the right support and why you need to be personalized and timely.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group...
Published 06/21/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the anatomy of a successful fasting journey! What is happening when we know what to do to lose the weight, but we are not doing it? Find out and hear about some consistent threads of fasting success stories!   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of likeminded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not...
Published 06/14/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss fructose consumption, visceral adiposity index, can visceral adiposity index serve as a simple tool for identifying individuals with insulin resistance in daily clinical practice.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of likeminded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not apply! Come get questions...
Published 06/07/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JUNE 1, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JUNE 1st for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQ’s! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live In this episode, Dr....
Published 05/31/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JUNE 1, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JUNE 1st for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQ’s! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live In this episode, Dr....
Published 05/24/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS JUNE 1, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally LOSE weight for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us JUNE 1st for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQ’s! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live In this episode, Dr. Scott...
Published 05/17/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the Food Compass, identifying what a healthy food truly is, how should you be eating when you break your fast and MORE!     Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog     Let’s continue the conversation. Click the link below to JOIN the Fasting For Life Community, a group of like-minded, new and experienced fasters! The first two rules of fasting need not apply!   Fasting For Life Community - Join HERE   This week in the community...
Published 05/10/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss ketosis, what it is, what are ketones, are you in a fat-adapted state, the normal ketone numbers, why they recommend blood ketone readings, Keto-Mojo and MORE! Keto-Mojo Discount LINK! (US, UK, EU, Chile, S. Africa, Dubai) 15% off any current bundle or promo! We recommend getting the big bundle with all the strips included, as the code only works when purchasing the meter on the initial purchase. The discount will ONLY show once you reach the...
Published 05/03/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss how sleep is an integral part of having a healthy metabolic state or being metabolically healthy, fasting and sleep and how it affects your cravings, weight loss and insulin resistance, and severe sleep deprivation.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   If you enjoy the podcast, would you please tap on the stars below and consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcasts/iTunes? It takes less than 60 seconds, and it makes a...
Published 04/26/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss one meal a day fasting and caloric restriction, the difference between one meal a day and nutrition window, and the long-term sustainability equation.     Research Links: https://examine.com/nutrition/food-addiction-is-it-real-and-does-that-matter/#ref4 https://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMsa066082 https://unitedbrainassociation.org/2020/06/28/how-sugar-affects-the-brain/   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   If you...
Published 04/19/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS APRIL 13, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally win for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us April 13th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live   In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss why insulin sensitivity...
Published 04/12/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS APRIL 13, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally win for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us April 13th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live   In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss types of fat, how and why...
Published 04/05/22
***JOIN THE FASTING LIFESTYLE CHALLENGE THAT STARTS APRIL 13, 2022! -New to fasting or want to get back on track? -Struggling to break through a plateau? -Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? We'll teach you how to finally win for good and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us April 13th for the Fasting Lifestyle Challenge!  REGISTER HERE! https://www.thefastingforlife.com/live   In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss what leptin is, what leptin...
Published 03/29/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss one meal a day fasting and caloric restriction, the difference between one meal a day and nutrition window, the long-term sustainability equation.     Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   If you enjoy the podcast, would you please tap on the stars below and consider leaving a short review on Apple Podcasts/iTunes? It takes less than 60 seconds, and it makes a difference in helping bring you the best original content each week. We...
Published 03/22/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss low carbohydrate versus isoenergetic balanced diets for reducing weight and cardiovascular risk, Should we be eating carbs? What carbs should we be eating? Research Links https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4090010/ https://pdfs.semanticscholar.org/b8a4/e1194ed3bb9aa062155b40b43faf0191b8c8.pdf   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog   If you enjoy the podcast, would you please tap on the stars below and consider leaving a...
Published 03/15/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss the effects of overnight fasted exercise on weight loss and body composition, monitoring blood sugar before and after exercise, doing cardio or exercise fasted versus fed, the effects of intermittent fasting, and lifting weights.   Research Links https://www.mdpi.com/2411-5142/2/4/43 https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S0031938421001451?via%3Dihub https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S026156141930010X ...
Published 03/08/22
In this episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy discuss blood sugar control, the potential benefits of cinnamon, are you fasting the right way if you're not taking supplementation?   Research Links Cinnamon https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/14633804/ https://diabetesjournals.org/care/article/26/12/3215/21858/Cinnamon-Improves-Glucose-and-Lipids-of-People https://cinnamonfood.com/cinnamon-dosage/ Chromium and Vanadium https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3308119/ ...
Published 03/01/22