Episode 165: BluBlox’s Andy Mant, Cortisol, Weight Gain, Immunity, Circadian Rhythm, Night People, UV Exposure And More!

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Welcome to Episode 165 of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast, hosted by Melanie Avalon, author of What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine and Gin Stephens, author of Delay, Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle

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01:05 - BEAUTY COUNTER: Keep Your Fast Clean Inside And Out With Safe Skincare! Shop With Us At MelanieAvalon.com/beautycounter, And Something Magical Might Happen After Your First Order!

5:00 - Andy Mant's Backstory

10:35 - Andy's Introduction To Blue Light Blocking Glasses

12:00 - The Problem With Conventional Blue Light Blocking Glasses

14:40 - Blue Light Exposure Of Today Compared To The Past

16:00 - Circadian Rhythm And The Hormonal Cascade

22:20 - Circadian Hormonal Cascade Reversal

23:40 - Retraining Circadian Rhythm

26:00 - Hormonal Theory Of Obesity

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30:45 - Weight, Cortisol, And Light

33:10 - Cortisol's Relationghip With UV Light

37:10 - Light Needs Throughout The Day

39:00 - Physiologic Darkness

40:00 - Why BluBlox Glasses Are Better

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46:15 - BluBlox For Night People And How Much Blue Light Effects Circadian Rhythm?

49:30 - Finding Your Own Light Balance

52:30 - Phase Shifting

54:00 - Skin's Ability To Sense Blue Light

58:00 - Blue Light And Our Immune System

1:03:25 - Using The Joovv At Night

1:04:00 - The Right Glasses For The Right Time Of The Day

1:06:05 - Blue Light Triggering Migraines

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