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Apr 15

Episode 104: Fasting Dreams, Smells And Insulin, Liposuction, Fascia Detox, Tea Recommendations, KetoFasting, & More!

Autophagy , Cravings , Fasting Approaches , Insulin , Intermittent Fasting , Struggles

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Welcome to Episode 104 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

Today's episode of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast is brought to you by

Bonafide Provisions: They make wonderful organic bone broths and bone broth soups, slow simmered for 18 hours, and completely free of preservatives! Bone broths are wonderful, nourishing foods and a fantastic way to open your window! Bonafide broths are available online and in stores! Go to BonafideProvisions.com for more info! Use the code IFBROTH at Bonafideprovisions.com for 20% Off!

BioOptimizers: A company whose mission is to fix your digestion! They make a range of awesome supplements, including digestive and proteolytic enzymes, gluten-hacks, a "one size fits all" superstar probiotoic, HCL, and more! Check out the interviews we had with their founder, Wade Lightheart, in episodes 74 and 84! Use The Link BiOptimizers.com/ifpodcast With The Code ifpodcast, To Save 20% On All BiOptimizer Products!!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

01:05 - BIOPTIMIZERS:  Use The Link BiOptimizers.com/IFPODCAST With The Code IFPODCAST For 20% Off!

3:40 - Get Melanie's Food Sense App To Tackle Your Food Sensitivities!

13:05 - Listener Feedback: Angelica  - Intermittent Fasting, Liposuction, And The Whoosh Effect

18:30 - Listener Q&A: Dave  - Does Smelling Foods Release Insulin?

Food odors trigger an endocrine response that affects food ingestion and metabolism

Olfactory influences on appetite and satiety in humans

Breakdown of dietary restraint following mere exposure to food stimuli: interrelationships between restraint, hunger, salivation, and food intake.

25:00 - Listener Q&A: Nancy  - How Does Smelling Foods Affect Insulin And The Fast?

Insulin and Insulin Resistance

29:20 - Listener Q&A: Danika  - Smelling Sugar And Feeling Shaky?

34:15 - KetoFast: Rejuvenate Your Health with a Step-by-Step Guide to Timing Your Ketogenic Meals - Dr. Joseph Mercola https://amzn.to/2U1Mxb6

35:40 - Listener Q&A: Sue - Do Sweet Swelling Candles Affect The Fast?

37:30 - BONAFIDE BONE BROTH: Go To BonafideProvisions.com And Use The Code IFBroth For 20% Off!!

39:50 - Listener Q&A: Annie - Do You Ever Have Dreams Of Breaking The Fast?

43:10 - Listener Q&A: Kristi - Does Burgamot Tea Help Autophagy? Herbal Tea Options?

44:15 - Listener Q&A: Sarah - Do You Have Tea Recommendations?

48:15 - Listener Q&A: Kristi - When Should You Do Fascia Release While Fasting?

55:45 - LISTEN TO US ON HIMALAYA! Download the free Himalaya App (www.himalaya.fm) to FINALLY keep all your podcasts in one place, follow your favorites, make playlists, leave comments, and more! And with Himalaya, you can LISTEN TO OUR PODCAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE!!

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Jan 14

Episode 91: Fasting As A Chef, Going y80/20, The Primal Diet, Ankle & Wrist Weights, Coffee Digestion, Transitioning To Paleo, Accidentally Breaking Your Fast, And More!

Coffee , Exercise , Intermittent Fasting , Struggles

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Welcome to Episode 91 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

Today's episode is brought to you by Joovv Red Light Therapy Deviceand BiOptimzers !

JOOVV: Like intermittent fasting, red light therapy can benefit the body on so many levels! It literally works on the mitochondrial level to help your cells generate more energy! Red light can help you burn fat (including targeted fat burning and stubborn fat!), contour your body, reduce fine lines and wrinkles, produce collagen for epic skin, support muscle recovery, reduce joint pain and inflammation, combat fatigue, help you sleep better, improve mood, and so much more!! These devices are literally LIFE CHANGING!!

Use The Link Joovv.coom/IFPodcast with the code IFPODCAST for a free gift!

BIOPTIMIZERS: BiOptimzer's mission is to fix your digestion! They make a range of awesome supplements, including digestive and proteolytic enzymes, gluten-hacks, a "one size fits all" superstar probiotoic, HCL, and more! Check out the interviews we had with their founder, Wade Lightheart, in episodes 74 and 84!

Use The Link BiOptimizers.com/ifpodcast20 With The Code ifpodcast20, To Save 20% On All BiOptimizer Products!!


To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

01:05 - BIOPTIMIZERS:  Use The Link BiOptimizers.com/IFPODCAST With The Code IFPODCAST For 20% Off!

Cell Spa Ionic Detox Machine Foot Bath Aqua Spa Cleanse 

Ivation Foot Spa Massager 

Myers Detox Podcast: #183 Toxic Metals and Parasites with Dr. Dietrich Klinghardt

The Science of Skinny: Start Understanding Your Body's Chemistry--and Stop Dieting Forever (Dee McCaffrey): Gin loves this book for breaking away from processed foods and food cravings!

6:40 - LISTEN TO US ON HIMALAYA! We're super excited to be a Himalaya network partnered show!! Download the free Himalaya App (www.himalaya.fm) to FINALLY keep all your podcasts in one place, follow your favorites, make playlists, leave comments, and more! And with Himalaya, you'll soon be able to LISTEN TO OUR PODCAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE!!

11:05 - Listener Q&A: Britney  - How To Transition To Paleo? Can You Do 80% Paleo, 20% Not Paleo?

19:20 - Listener Q&A: Britney  - What If You Accidentally Break Your Fast? Does The Fasting Magic End?

27:00 - Listener Q&A: Daniela  - Can You Fast If You're A Chef?

35:25 - JOOVV RED LIGHT THERAPY DEVICES:  Use The Link Joovv.com/IFPodcast With The Code IFPODCAST For A Free Gift!

40:30 - Listener Q&A: Katie  - Does Coffee Start Digestion?

Episode 89: Whole 30, Fixing Sleep, Coffee As A “Food,” Dealing With Friends, Elimination Diets, And More!

Genetic Tasting Strips

Why Asparagus Makes Your Urine Smell

52:45 - Listener Q&A: Katie  - Does Coffee Start Digestion?

52:45 - Listener Q&A: Maysoon  - What Weight Of Ankle/Wrist Weights To Use? 

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Dec 03

Episode 85: IF For Mood And Depression, “Melting” From IF, Not Fasting Benefits, IBSD When Breaking The Fast, Atrantil Timing, And More!

Fasting Approaches , Intermittent Fasting , Struggles , Supplements

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Welcome to Episode 85 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

Today's episode of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast is brought to you by Prep Dish and Bonafide Provisions Bone Broth! They're two fantastic companies, and we've got special deals for listeners for both!!

 Prep Dish is an awesome meal planning service which sends you weekly grocery and recipe lists, so you can do all your meal preparation at once, and be good to go for the week! It's perfect for the IF lifestyle! And better yet, the meals are all gluten free or Paleo, which is fantastic if you're already doing so, but also a wonderful way to "try out" gluten free or Paleo with delicious meals, and no feelings of restriction!! We can't recommend them enough!​

 Bonafide makes wonderful organic bone broths and bone broth soups, slow simmered for 18 hours, and completely free of preservatives! Bone broths are wonderful, nourishing foods and a fantastic way to open your window! Bonafide broths are available online and in stores near you! Go to BonafideProvisions.com for more information, and to find stores and order online! Use the code IFBroth for 20% Off!! Also check out our Instagram (IFPodcast) for a Bonafide Giveaway!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

The Yoga Of Eating - Mindful Eating Book Club! Facebook Group

The Yoga Of Eating Audiobook

09:45 - PREP DISH Free Subscription! Get a free 2 week trial At Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!!

13:30 - BONAFIDE BONE BROTH: Go To BonafideProvisions.com And Use The Code IFBroth For 20% Off!!

15:50 - Listener Feedback: Michelle  - Everyone Should Not Be Fasting At Certain Times

Organic Ashwaganda 

25:20 - Listener Feedback: Libby  - Can You Take Atrantil During The Fast? Tips For Preventing IBSD After Fasting?

Get Atrantil At 10% Off With The Link lovemytummy.com/ifp

Episode 79: Dr. Ken Brown & Atrantril: Fixing GI Issues Fast, IF & The Gut Microbiome, Plant Polyphenols, Fasting Mimetics, Stress/Seratonin/And The Gut, IF In A Pill, And More!

Melanie's Free Food Sensitivity Guides

Episode 84: Optimizing Digestion With Wade Lightheart: The Digestive Process, Enzymes, HCL, Raw Vs. Cooked Foods, Acid Reflux, Aging And Longevity, Probiotics, Diet Adaptation, Protein Digestion, Pesticides, Proteolytic Enzymes, Serrapeptase, And More!

Use the link www.bioptimizers.com/ifpodcast20 with the code ifpodcast20, to save 20% on all BiOptimizer products!!

34:45 - Listener Feedback: Sabine  - Can IF Help Depression Due To Keto Effect?

48:30 - Listener Feedback: Elena  - Does IF Make You Melt? Can It Help Depression?

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

 The Effects of Calorie Restriction in Depression and Potential Mechanisms

Efficacy of fasting and calorie restriction (FCR) on mood and depression among ageing men

Effect of caloric restriction on depression

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Oct 22

Episode 79: Dr. Ken Brown & Atrantril: Fixing GI Issues Fast, IF & The Gut Microbiome, Plant Polyphenols, Fasting Mimetics, Stress/Seratonin/And The Gut, IF In A Pill, And More!

Diet Mindsets , Gut Health , Struggles , Wine

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Welcome to Episode 79 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

Today we have a super special episode all about intermittent fasting, gut health, the gut microbiome, polyphenols, fasting mimetics, addressing GI distress, and more!! It's with Dr. Kenneth Brown, developer of the plant-based supplement Atrantil, which can reduce and even eliminate gas, bloating, and GI distress through the powerful polyphenolic power of plants! 

And just for our listeners, use the link lovemytummy.com/ifp with the code IFP, to get 10% off your purchase of Atrantil!

For Dr. Brown's online community to discuss digestive health and other health issues in depth, visit http://kbmdhealth.com

Today's episode of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast is sponsored by Prep Dish! Prep Dish is an awesome meal planning service which sends you weekly grocery and recipe lists, so you can do all your meal preparation at once, and be good to go for the week! It's perfect for the IF lifestyle! And better yet, the meals are all gluten free or Paleo, which is fantastic if you're already doing so, but also a wonderful way to "try out" gluten free or Paleo with delicious meals, and no feelings of restriction!! We can't recommend them enough!​ Get a free 2 week trial at Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

2:15 - Dr. Brown's Background

7:00 - IF In A Pill?

7:25 - Why Do We Have SO Many GI Issues Today?

GI Issues In Europe Vs. The US (Pesticides And Gluten Oh My!)

10:30 - IBS, Leaky Gut, Behavioral Changes, And Food

12:40 - The Role Of the Gut Microbiome

14:30 - How Fast Does The Gut Microbiome Change? (24 hours!)

19:05 - Stress, Seratonin, And The Gut Mind Connection

22:10 - IBS Motility Antibodies

22:30 - Fasting To Stop Gut Dysbiosis

26:30 - Falling Off The Wagon (It'll Be Ok!)

27:40 - Making A Change In One Day

29:30 - What Does The Clinical Literature Say About IF?

29:45 - Prep Dish: Free Subscription! Get a free 2 week trial at Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!!

Short-Term, Intermittent Fasting Induces Long-Lasting Gut Health and TOR-Independent Lifespan Extension 

Intermittent Fasting Confers Protection in CNS Autoimmunity by Altering the Gut Microbiota

Potentiation of dietary restriction-induced lifespan extension by polyphenols

36:30 - Fasting Mimetics And Polyphenols During The Fast

38:40 - How Does Dr. Brown Eat?

39:00 - Addressing Food Phobia

41:50 - Melanie's Experience With Atrantil

Melanie's Blog Post On Atrantil

41:40 - Homemade Atrantil?

47:50 - How Does Atrantil Work?

51:30 - Should You Take Atrantil If You Don't Have GI Distress? (Yes! Anti-aging, Anti-Inflammatory, Supports GI Health!)

53:00 - "Postbiotics" From Food

53:30 - Atrantil + IF

55:00 - The Importance Of Brain & Gut Health

Episode 77: Red Light Therapy For Energy, Weight Loss, Stubborn Fat, Beautiful Skin, Muscle Recovery, Exercise Performance, Sleep, Mood, Thyroid, Your Gut Microbiome, And More! (Featuring Joovv Co-Founder Scott Nelson!)

Episode 57: Dr. Valter Longo!: The Fasting Mimicking Diet, Eating For Longevity, High Vs. Low Protein Diets, Ancestry Diets, Meat Vs. Plant Diets, Rebuilding The Gut, Food Tolerances, Mindset And The Immune System, The Blue Zones, And More!

56:20 - How To Take Atrantil With IF

56:20 - IF In A Pill? (Fasting Mimetics!)

59:20 - Atrantil For Athletes - Atrantil Is The NSF Certified Supplement For Athletes For GI Issues!

1:00:05 - The Necessity Of Commercialization For Legitimacy And Access?

59:20 - Atrantil For Athletes - Atrantil Is The NSF Certified Supplement For Athletes For GI Issues!

1:03:40 - French Town's Longevity Thanks To Wine?

1:04:45 - Getting Worse Before You Get Better? (Hacks For DieOff)

1:07:45 - SPECIAL OFFER: Use the link lovemytummy.com/ifp with the code IFP, to get 10% off your purchase of Atrantil!

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

 Efficacy of a Quebracho, Conker Tree, and M. balsamea Willd blended extract in patients with irritable bowel syndrome with constipation.

 Response of irritable bowel syndrome with constipation patients administered a combined quebracho/conker tree/M. balsamea Willd extract

 Short-Term, Intermittent Fasting Induces Long-Lasting Gut Health and TOR-Independent Lifespan Extension

 Epigenetic effects of natural polyphenols: a focus on SIRT1-mediated mechanisms

 Intermittent Fasting Confers Protection in CNS Autoimmunity by Altering the Gut Microbiota

 Plant "polyphenolic" small molecules can induce a calorie restriction-mimetic life-span extension by activating sirtuins: will "polyphenols" someday be used as chemotherapeutic drugs in Western medicine?

 Potentiation of dietary restriction-induced lifespan extension by polyphenols

 Targeting mTOR signaling by polyphenols: A new therapeutic target for ageing

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Oct 15

Episode 78: Low Calories And Weight Stalls, Trusting Your Body, Red Vs. White Wine, Tracking And Forcing, And More!

Calories , Diet Mindsets , Intermittent Fasting , Struggles , Wine

GET THE EPISODE ON ITUNES!

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Welcome to Episode 78 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

Today's episode of The Intermittent Fasting Podcast is sponsored by Prep Dish! Prep Dish is an awesome meal planning service which sends you weekly grocery and recipe lists, so you can do all your meal preparation at once, and be good to go for the week! It's perfect for the IF lifestyle! And better yet, the meals are all gluten free or Paleo, which is fantastic if you're already doing so, but also a wonderful way to "try out" gluten free or Paleo with delicious meals, and no feelings of restriction!! We can't recommend them enough!​ Get a free 2 week trial at Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

Gin's New Podcast Is Coming November 1st!

Preorder the What When Wine: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, and Wine Audiobook On Audible!!

7:00 - Listener Q&A: Marsha  - Success, Sustainability, And Taking Your Time With IF

9:00 - Listener Q&A: Ryan  - Can You Stall On Weight Loss From Not Eating Enough?

The psychology of hunger (Minnesota Starvation Study)

23:30 - Listener Q&A: Michelle  - Should You Only Drink Red Wine For Health?

Get Dry Farm Wines - Natural, Organic, Low Alcohol, Low Sugar Wines Which Are Amazing And Keto Friendly!! And With This Link, You Get A Bottle For A Penny!

For All The Wine Info: What When Wine: Lose Weight and Feel Great with Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, and Wine

Melanie's Wine Blog Posts: 7 Reasons To Drink Wine Each Night of the Week! and Can Wine Support A Healthy Weight? This Health Expert Says Yes (Mind Body Green!)

37:25 - PREP DISH Free Subscription! Get a free 2 week trial At Prepdish.com/ifpodcast! You'll get weekly gluten-free and Paleo grocery and recipe lists!!

44:35 - Listener Q&A: John  - How Do You Listen To Your Body When Used To NOT Listening To Body And Tracking And Forcing? Does Meditation Help? How To Get There?

The Yoga Of Eating Audiobook

The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself Michael A. Singer - Melanie's all time favorite book on mindfulness and how to stop associating your identity with your thoughts. This book could, quite possibly, change your life!!

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

Effect of 6-month calorie restriction on biomarkers of longevity, metabolic adaptation, and oxidative stress in overweight individuals: a randomized controlled trial

 Mediterranean Way of Drinking and Longevity

White wines may be just as good for you as red (in some ways, at least)

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Sep 17

Episode 74: Re-Doing Our Weight Loss Journeys, Crash Diets, Mouthwash, Time Restricted Eating Calorie Studies, Red Light Therapy, Bone Broth Giveaway, And More!

16:8 , 5:2 , Alternate Day Fasting , Diet Mindsets , Fasting Approaches , Intermittent Fasting , Mindsets , Personal Stories , Struggles

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Welcome to Episode 74 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

Today's episode is sponsored by Bonafide Provisions Bone Broth! They make wonderful organic bone broths and bone broth soups, slow simmered for 18 hours, and completely free of preservatives! Bone broths are wonderful, nourishing foods and a fantastic way to open your window! Bonafide broths are available online and in stores near you! Go to BonafideProvisions.com for more information, and to find stores and order online! Use the code IFBroth for 20% Off!! Also check out our Instagram (IFPodcast) for a Bonafide Giveaway!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

1:25- Don't Delay Deny Update

4:40- What When Wine Update

Amazon Links: Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, What When Wine: Lose Weight and Feel Great with Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, and Wine, Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

8:00 Red Light Therapy

JOOVV: These amazing, affordable at-home red light therapy infrared devices are EPIC for health, inflammation, water retention, skin tightening, sleep, cellular rejuvenation, and so much more! Using the devices can seriously transform your skin and overall health - Melanie has the mini, and keeps it on her desk while working during the day. She's a bit obsessed!! Check them out here!! Plus, they have a full money back guarantee! Nothing to lose, and *SO* much to gain!

Confidence Fitness Slim Full Body Vibration Platform Fitness Machine, Black

14:45 - Listener Feedback: Jan - The Importance Of Checking With Doctors When Chronically Fatigued

18:25 - Listener Q&A: Anna - Are There Studies Comparing Same Calories Eaten Throughout The Day Versus An 8 Hour Window?

Time-restricted feeding is a preventative and therapeutic intervention against diverse nutritional challenges

Time-Restricted Feeding without Reducing Caloric Intake Prevents Metabolic Diseases in Mice Fed a High-Fat Diet

A controlled trial of reduced meal frequency without caloric restriction in healthy, normal-weight, middle-aged adults.

Effects of 8-hour time restricted feeding on body weight and metabolic disease risk factors in obese adults: A pilot study

27:45 - Bonafide Provisions Bone Broth 20% Discount And Instagram Giveaway!

Go to BonafideProvisions.com and Use the code IFBroth for 20% Off!! And Check Our Instagram (IFPODCAST) For A BonaFide Bone Broth Sipping Set Giveaway!!

33:50 - Listener Q&A: Jaime - Why Did You Choose OMAD Over Other Fasting Methods? If You Did It Over Again, Would You Still Choose OMAD? Would You Have Lost The Weight As Fast Without Crash Diets?

55:50 - Listener Q&A: Holly - IF-Friendly Unsweetened Mouthwash Recommendations? 

Uncle Harry's Natural Alkaline Miracle Mouthwash - This awesome, super potent, antimicrobial, sweetener-free mouthwash contains just Colloidal Silver Water, Sea Salt, Magnetic Earth, Purified Ocean Water, Active Ionic Minerals; Essential Oils of Peppermint, Eucalyptus, Clove, Wintergreen, and Oregano!

Uncle Harry's Fluoride Free Toothpaste - Peppermint - This awesome potent, natural, sweetener-free toothpaste contains just Bentonite clay, calcium carbonate, Purified, deionized, microfiltered water and ten parts per million of silver mineral (99.000% pure), sea salt, ionic minerals, mustard seed, essential oils of peppermint, eucalyptus, clove, wintergreen, and oregano. Gluten free, glycerin free, fluoride free, and vegan. 

Uncle Harry's Fluoride Free Toothpaste - Spearmint - This awesome potent, natural, sweetener-free toothpaste contains just bentonite clay, calcium carbonate, Purified, deionized, microfiltered water and ten parts per million of silver mineral (99.000% pure), sea salt, ionic minerals, mustard seed, essential oils of spearmint, peppermint, eucalyptus, clove, wintergreen, and oregano. Gluten free, glycerin free, fluoride free, and vegan.

Uncle Harry’s Natural Products Alkalizing Nonabrasive Brushing Soap Tooth Suds, Unscented, Remineralizes Tooth Enamel and Promotes Alkaline pH, Fluoride Free and Vegan  Ingredients: Castile Soap (Potassium Cocoate, trace naturally occurring Glycerin), Ionic Minerals, Purified Ocean Water

Earthpaste Toothpaste: Minimal but healthy ingredients for epic teeth cleaning and remineralization, available in lemon twist, cinnamon, wintergreen, spearmint. They're minimally sweetened with xylitol, except for the unsweetened spearmint, which Melanie loves!


STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

Sep 10

Episode 73: Green Smoothies, Mid-Night Hunger, IF & Nursing,The Gallbladder, Weekend Breakfasts, Ketosis And Fat Burning, And More!

Intermittent Fasting , Ketones , Ketosis , Struggles , Windows

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Welcome to Episode 73 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

Hi Friends! You can support us and help keep our podcast and research going, by pledging on Patreon! Every dollar helps!! It would seriously mean the world and help SO much!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

Our Books!: Delay Don't Deny and What When Wine

9:00 - Listener Feedback: Tim  - Success With IF And Family On Board!

10:30 - Listener Feedback: Stacie  - Fatigue From Nutritional Deficiencies 

13:10 - Listener Q&A: Sue - What To Eating During Late Night Baby Feedings?

28:35 - Listener Q&A: Sabine - Is IF And Keto Safe Without A Gallbladder?

29:15 - Listener Q&A: Whitney - IF Not Working As For A Personal Trainer Without A Gallbladder?

31:15 - Listener Q&A: Charlee - Is IF Safe Without A Gallbladder?

Ox Bile: Supplementing with Ox Bile can assist you in breaking down fat, especially if you lack a gallbladder.

41:50 - Listener Q&A: Maggie - How To Do Weekend Breakfast With Family And Friends During IF?

50:25 - Listener Q&A: Linda - Do You Burn Fat If You Never Enter Ketosis? Do Green Smoothies Negate The Fasting Period?

Melanie's Keto Blog Post

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

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Jul 23

Episode 66: Squishy & Stubborn Fat Obsessions, Low Intensity Exercise, Yoga, Bra Changes, Vibration Machines, Essential Oils, Not Fasting Beyond 18 Hours, And More!

Diet Mindsets , Exercise , Intermittent Fasting , One Meal A Day , Struggles , Windows

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Welcome to Episode 66 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

Hi Friends! You can support us and help keep our podcast and research going, by pledging on Patreon! Every dollar helps!! It would seriously mean the world and help SO much!

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

Law Of Attraction Planner:  Melanie's FAVORITE planner. It helps you effortlessly keep track of long term AND short term goals, daily tasks, habits, etc. It also has affirmations, motivations, visualizations, and just #allthethings. Cannot recommend enough!! Use the code LOA10OFF for 10% off! 

Delay, Don't Deny LIFE JournalThis journal is packed with simple yet powerful tools that will allow you to interact with your thoughts and track your results in a way that works for you. You can pick and choose from among the many options for both reflecting and tracking. This LIFE journal includes sections for motivational and reflective entries, such as “Non-Scale Victories” and “Affirmations”. There is a section for goal setting, a reflective food journal, and a traditional journal, where you can respond to the original 30 journal prompts from DDD (or create your own unique prompts, based on what is meaningful to you). It also has aids for tacking your windows, a “Weekly Calendar and Planner” section, a “Movement Journal,” personalized weight loss milestones, progress tracking, and much more! ADD TO STUFF WE LIKE

Delay, Don't Deny Digging Deeper: Advancing Your Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle: If you're ready to dig deeper into the concepts and practices found in Delay Don't Deny, this is for you! It includes chapter-specific questions to reflect upon, which will deepen your understanding of the concepts and help you apply the strategies into your own life. This book is designed to be used either individually or within a Delay, Don’t Deny support group.

11:30 - Listener Feedback: Stella  - IF Success And Essential Oil Resources

Essential Oil Safety: A Guide for Health Care Professionals (Robert Tisserand)

http://roberttisserand.com

http://www.usingeossafely.com

16:30 - Listener Q&A: Olivia  - Should Low Intensity Exercise (Yoga) Be In Fasted Or Fed State?

20:35 - Listener Q&A: Olivia  - How To Deal With Obsession Over Stubborn Fat? And Explanation For Squishy Fat!

Brad Yates Tapping Videos

Lyle McDonald: Of Whooshes and Squishy Fat

31:00 - Listener Q&A: Julie - More Info On Vibration Machine?

Confidence Fitness Slim Full Body Vibration Platform Fitness Machine

36:30 - Listener Q&A: Melanie - Thoughts On Ori's Thoughts On The Fasted State? Not Fasting More Than 18 Hours?

43:00 - Listener Q&A: Katherine - Can You GAIN Bra Sizes With IF?

52:40 - Listener Q&A: Kim - Headaches And IF

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

LINKS

BUY Melanie's What When Wine Diet: Lose Weight And Feel Great With Paleo-Style Meals, Intermittent Fasting, And Wine, Gin's Delay, Don't Deny: Living an Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle, and/or Gin's Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know! 

 

 

May 07

Episode 55: Special Episode With JJ Virgin!: Fat Vs. Sugar Burners, Personal Carb Intakes, Food Sensitivities, How To Clean Up Your Diet, Stress Reduction Techniques, Developing A Positive Mindset, Eating Windows, Circadian Rhythms, & More!

Fad Diets , Fat Burning , Fats , Fruit , Intermittent Fasting , Mindsets , One Meal A Day , paleo , Struggles , What To Eat , Windows

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Hi Friends! You can support us and help keep our podcast and research going, by pledging on Patreon! Every dollar helps!! It would seriously mean the world and help SO much!

Welcome to Episode 55 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

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

SPECIAL GUEST EPISODE WITH JJ VIRGIN!

Click Here To Get JJ's FREE Challenge Guide!!

“​Your body is not a bank account. It’s a chemistry lab​.” — JJ Virgin

Celebrity nutrition expert and Fitness Hall of Famer JJ Virgin teaches clients how to break through food and carb intolerances and master their mindset so they can finally lose the weight to transform their health and their lives.​ JJ is the ​author of four ​New York Times​ bestsellers: ​The Virgin Diet, The Virgin Diet Cookbook, JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet​, and​ JJ Virgin’s Sugar Impact Diet Cookbook. ​Her newest title, ​Warrior Mom,​ shows mothers everywhere how to be strong, positive leaders for their families, while exploring the inspirational lessons JJ learned as she fought for her own son’s life​.

Counting calories and hours on the treadmill will never achieve the lasting results that help you look and feel your best! That’s why ​JJ specializes in weight loss resistance related to food intolerances and sugar addiction. She has helped hundreds of thousands of people finally lose the weight and feel better fast with her groundbreaking diet and mindset programs. She shows people how to eliminate weight gain, fatigue, and pain related to food intolerances, as well as shift from being sugar burners to fat burners. She also teaches how to build a strong, positive mindset so that your health and life goals are always within reach.

JJ is a prominent TV and print media personality, whose previous work includes co-starring on TLC’s ​Freaky Eaters​ and serving as health expert on ​Dr. Phil​. JJ regularly speaks at major integrative medical and consumer conferences, having shared the stage with Jack Canfield, TD Jakes, Tony Robbins, John Gray, Dr. Daniel Amen, and Brendon Burchard. Her regular appearances include PBS, ​Dr. Oz​, ​Rachael Ray​, the ​TODAY​ ​Show​, ​Larry King Live,​ andAccess Hollywood​. ​JJ also hosts the popular​ JJ Virgin Lifestyle Show​ podcast, with over 3.5 million downloads and counting. She writes for ​Huffington Post​, ​Rodale Wellness​, ​Mind Body Green, ​and other major blogs and magazines.

JJ has provided nutrition and training programs for a wide variety of famous faces, including CEOs, athletes, and celebrities like Gene Simmons, Ben Stiller, Taj George, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Nicole Eggert, Tracie Thoms, and “Superman” Brandon Routh.

JJ is a board-certified Nutrition Specialist, board-certified in Holistic Nutrition, and a Certified Exercise Physiologist. She has completed over 40 graduate and doctoral courses and continues to learn every day to keep her audience up-to-date on the latest science. JJ ​is also a business coach and founded the premier health entrepreneur event and community, The Mindshare Summit.

Find helpful articles, recipes, podcasts, online programs, and more at​ ​www.jjvirgin.com​.

Find articles, recipes, helpful online programs, and more at​ ​www.jjvirgin.com​.

3:10 - The Difference Between Being A Sugar Burner And Fat Burner

6:25 - How Do You Become A Fat Burner? (And Roadblocks Along The Way!)

10:30 - Finding How Many Carbs You Feel Best On, And When Keto Isn't Right

12:00 - Early Eating Windows

14:25 - Circadian Genes And Eating Windows

16:35 - Seasons, Sleeping, And Insulin Sensitivity 

17:45 - Fruit And Vitamin D Production

18:20 - Tips ANd Tricks For Starting IF & Cleaning Up Your Diet

20:55 - Food Sensitivities And Craving The Foods That Hurt Us

23:45 - IGE Vs. IGG reactions 

25:00 - How To Identify Your Food Sensitiites 

29:45 - Stress Reducing Techniques (Gratitude, Little Wins, Appreciating People, Tapping, HIIT)

34:20 - The Importance Of Appreciating And Taking Time For Your Meals

36:40 - The Importance Of Chewing 

38:40 - How To Develop A Positive Mindset (Rubber Bands, Managing Environment, Removing Negativity) 

46:55 - Get JJs Free Challenge Guide!

Happy for No Reason: 7 Steps to Being Happy from the Inside Out (Marci Shimoff)

Mindset: The New Psychology of Success (Carol S. Dweck)

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

Mindset Food Study

Fruit Vitamin D Study

Chewing Study

LINKS

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

BUY Delay Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle and Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

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Mar 24

Episode 49 – IF & Morning People, CBD Oil, Emotional Crutches, Evaluating Gut Health, UK Organic Wines, Crashing After Eating, And More!

Benefits , Cravings , Diet Mindsets , Gut Health , Intermittent Fasting , Sleep , Struggles , Windows , Wine

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Welcome to Episode 49 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

To submit your own questions, email questions@IFpodcast.com, or submit your questions here!! 

SHOW NOTES

4:50 - Vibe: Unlock the Energetic Frequencies of Limitless Health, Love & Success (Robyn Openshaw)

7:50 - Listener Feedback: Faye - Ditching The Husband AND Weight, And Gaining So Many Benefits!

11:30 - Listener Feedback: Jessica - UK Organic Wine Reccomendation 

Episode 26: IF & Low Sugar/Alcohol/Toxin Wines For Health – Special Interview With Todd White Of Dry Farm Wines!

Get Dry Farm Wines - Natural, Organic, Low Alcohol, Low Sugar Wines Which Are Amazing And Keto Friendly!! And With This Link, You Get A Bottle For A Penny!

Organic Wine Co: Organic Wine For The UK!

13:25 - Listener Feedback: Hayley - How Do You Deal With The Emotional Components of IF And Giving Up Crutches?

The Yoga of Eating: Transcending Diets and Dogma to Nourish the Natural Self (Charles Eisenstein)

 You Can Heal Your Life (Louise Hay) and You Can Heal Your Body (Louise Hay)

Mantras: I Am Enough, Let Go, This Is Only A Paper Tiger, I Am Peace, This Is Just A Moment, I Am Biger Than My Fear, Look How Far I've Come, I Am Free of ______

27:25 - Listener Q&A: Sarah - Does CBD Oil Break The Fast Or Hinder Autophagy? Does Peppermint Stimulate Appetite? 

How to Make Sure Your CBD Oil is Legal and of High Quality

35:05 - Listener Feedback: Rosie - How Do You Know If You Have A Healthy Gut?

Effect of Gliadin on Permeability of Intestinal Biopsy Explants from Celiac Disease Patients and Patients with Non-Celiac Gluten Sensitivity

Healthy Gut Heathy You (Dr. Michael Ruscio)

35:05 - Listener Feedback: Rosie - How Do You Know If You Have A Healthy Gut?

45:50 - Listener Feedback: Becca - How To Get More Energy At Night For Morning People?

47:25 - Listener Feedback: Celeste - How To Stop Crashing After Eating?

The Warrior Diet: Switch on Your Biological Powerhouse For High Energy, Explosive Strength, and a Leaner, Harder Body (Ori Hofmekler)

STUFF WE LIKE

Check out the Stuff We Like page for links to any of the books/supplements/products etc. mentioned on the podcast that we like!

REFERENCES

LINKS

More on Melanie: MelanieAvalon.com  

More on Gin: GinStephens.com

BUY Delay Don't Deny: Living An Intermittent Fasting Lifestyle and Feast Without Fear: Food and the Delay, Don't Deny Lifestyle

Theme Music Composed By Leland Cox: LelandCox.com

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider leaving us a review in iTunes - it helps more than you know!