Ep. 230 - Low Carb vs. Calorie Debate: New Study Challenges Conventional Obesity Wisdom | Insulin's Pivotal Role in Fat Storage & Gene Expression | Practical Fasting & Food Choice Strategies for Weight Loss
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
6d ago
In today’s episode of the "Fasting for Life" podcast, we delve into the debate between the calorie in, calorie out model and the carbohydrate insulin model of obesity, focusing on a recent study involving obese mice. The study found that a low-carb, high-fat diet prevented the development of nonalcoholic fatty liver disease (NAFLD) more effectively than the Western diet, even under similar caloric conditions. We emphasize the significant role of macronutrients, insulin levels, and meal timing in weight management and overall health, urging listeners to combine fasting with low-carb diets for o ..read more
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Ep. 229 - Fasting Q&A: Resolving Acid Reflux, Supplements While Fasting, Overcoming OMAD Plateaus for Families, Shift Work Strategies | Balancing Digestive Enzymes, Meal Timing & Keeping Momentum | Join the Fasting Challenge
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
6d ago
In today’s episode, we answer listener questions related to fasting. We address topics like dealing with acid reflux during fasting, taking supplements while fasting, breaking through weight loss plateaus, and managing fasting schedules for night shift workers. We emphasize the importance of individualizing fasting plans to fit one's lifestyle, being patient with progress, and making strategic adjustments to overcome challenges. We also highlight the benefits of time-restricted eating and the need for prioritizing whole foods, protein, and healthy fats in one's diet to achieve long-term health ..read more
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Ep. 229 - Fasting Q&A: Resolving Acid Reflux, Supplements While Fasting, Overcoming OMAD Plateaus for Families, Shift Work Strategies | Balancing Digestive Enzymes, Meal Timing & Keeping Momentum | Join the Fasting Challenge
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
1w ago
***JOIN THE MASTER YOUR FASTING CHALLENGE THAT STARTS May 8, 2024!*** New to fasting or want to get back on track? Struggling to break through a plateau? Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? Let’s kick off spring time and prep for summer with intention, habit-building, and fast-tracking your fasting results! We'll GUIDE you how to FAST to LOSE FAT for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us on March 20th for the Master Your Fasting Challenge!   REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! MAY 8th CHALLENGE REGISTRATION LINK In today ..read more
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Ep. 228 - 6 Powerful Types of Fasting: Autophagy, Gut Reset, Fat Loss, Dopamine Detox | Intermittent, Extended & Therapeutic Fasting Benefits | Healing, Weight Loss & Longevity | Join the Fasting Challenge
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
***JOIN THE MASTER YOUR FASTING CHALLENGE THAT STARTS May 8, 2024!*** New to fasting or want to get back on track? Struggling to break through a plateau? Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? Let’s kick off spring time and prep for summer with intention, habit-building, and fast-tracking your fasting results! We'll GUIDE you how to FAST to LOSE FAT for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us on March 20th for the Master Your Fasting Challenge!   REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! MAY 8th CHALLENGE REGISTRATION LINK In today ..read more
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Ep. 226 - High Fat vs. High Carb: Metabolic Impact of Breaking a 38-Hour Fast | Optimizing Ketones, Insulin & Glucagon | Importance of Fasting Decisions for Metabolic Flexibility | Risks of Fasting "Hacks" & Fat Fasting | Nutrisense CGM
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
***JOIN THE MASTER YOUR FASTING CHALLENGE THAT STARTS May 8th, 2024!*** New to fasting or want to get back on track? Struggling to break through a plateau? Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? Let’s kick off spring time and prep for summer with intention, habit-building, and fast-tracking your fasting results! We'll GUIDE you how to FAST to LOSE FAT for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us on May 8th for the Master Your Fasting Challenge!   REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! MAY 8th CHALLENGE REGISTRATION LINK In today’s ..read more
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Ep. 225 - Fasting Q&A: Digestive Enzymes for Acid Reflux, Supplements While Fasting, Overcoming Plateaus with OMAD & 48-Hour Fasts, Shift Work Strategies | Time-Restricted Feeding Windows | Fasting Challenge | Nutrisense CGM
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
***JOIN THE MASTER YOUR FASTING CHALLENGE THAT STARTS March 20, 2024!*** New to fasting or want to get back on track? Struggling to break through a plateau? Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? Let’s kick off spring time and prep for summer with intention, habit-building, and fast-tracking your fasting results! We'll GUIDE you how to FAST to LOSE FAT for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us on March 20th for the Master Your Fasting Challenge!   REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! MARCH 20th CHALLENGE REGISTRATION LINK In ..read more
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Ep. 222 - Women Need More Sleep for Optimal Insulin Sensitivity | Impact of Sleep Deprivation on Metabolic Health | Prioritizing Sleep Over Morning Exercise? | Improving Fasting Results with Earlier Eating Windows | Join the Fasting Challenge
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
In today’s episode, we discuss the integral role of sleep, particularly for women, in maintaining insulin sensitivity and overall health, emphasizing that sleep is often neglected but critically affects metabolic health. We explore a study revealing that even mild sleep deprivation can worsen insulin resistance without affecting body weight, and also delve into optimal timing for exercise. We address the misconception that OMAD (one meal a day) dinners are superior, and share resources for improving fasting strategies and sleep hygiene. Lastly, we announce upcoming changes to the podcast to en ..read more
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Ep. 221 - Does Early Time-Restricted Carb Intake Improve Glycemic Control in Diabetes? | Circadian Rhythm & Insulin Sensitivity | Whole Foods Mediterranean Diet vs. Fasting | Varying Fasting Windows for Sustainability | Join the Fasting Challenge
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
***JOIN THE MASTER YOUR FASTING CHALLENGE THAT STARTS March 20, 2024!*** New to fasting or want to get back on track? Struggling to break through a plateau? Ready to finally stop obsessing about your diet? Let’s kick off spring time and prep for summer with intention, habit-building, and fast-tracking your fasting results! We'll GUIDE you how to FAST to LOSE FAT for good, and use 'fast cycling' to achieve uncommon results! Join us on March 20th for the Master Your Fasting Challenge!   REGISTER HERE! Click the Link for DATES, DETAILS, and FAQs! MARCH 20th CHALLENGE REGISTRATION LINK FRE ..read more
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Ep. 216 - Tommy’s 7-Day Fast, Pt. 2 | Breaking longer fasts, sleep, & energy | Fasting Exercise, Body Composition & Weight Maintenance | Clean Fasts for Blood Sugar, Therapeutic Ketosis, & Weight Loss | Reducing “food urgency” | LMNT | Nutrisense CGM
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
FREE RESOURCE - DOWNLOAD THE NEW BLUEPRINT TO FASTING FOR FAT LOSS! Learn how to RAMP UP into longer fasting windows! Gain insights into the non-weight loss benefits of fasting! Personalize your own fasting schedule and consistent FAT LOSS results! Get answers to what breaks a fast, how to break a fast, and tips and tricks to accelerate your fasting wins! THE BLUEPRINT TO FASTING FOR FAT LOSS DOWNLOAD Get your FREE BOX OF LMNT hydration support for the perfect electrolyte balance for your fasting lifestyle with your first purchase here! In today’s episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy explore ..read more
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Ep. 215 - Tommy’s 7-Day Fast | Extended Fasting Benefits | Should you do a long fast? | Fasting Growth Hormone, Insulin Sensitivity, Autophagy, Mindset, & Immune Cells | Lowering CRP, Increasing BDNF, & Ketones | Hydration & LMNT | Nutrisense CGM
Fasting For Life
by Dr. Scott Watier & Tommy Welling
2w ago
Get your FREE BOX OF LMNT hydration support for the perfect electrolyte balance for your fasting lifestyle with your first purchase here!   In today’s episode, Dr. Scott and Tommy explore extended fasting, emphasizing its benefits beyond weight loss. The discussion covers personal experiences, planning, and tracking during a fast, including factors like sodium intake and ketone levels. They stress the strength in choosing to fast and maintaining routine activities.   Show Transcript: www.thefastingforlife.com/blog Get 30% off a Keto-Mojo blood glucose and ketone monitor (discount sh ..read more
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