Episode 59: A Dry Veganuary

http://traffic.libsyn.com/confessionsofanovereater/Episode_59___A_Dry_Veganuary.mp3 January is over, but the work never stops.  Today, we're talking about food indulgences at the cinema.  Would you eat a food if the label said these 2,500 calories will make your body swell, gain three pounds overnight, cause sore gums and digestive distress?  Being curious about the food we eat, and the impact … Continue reading Episode 59: A Dry Veganuary

Episode 57: Insulin Resistance

http://traffic.libsyn.com/confessionsofanovereater/Episode_57___Insulin_Resistance.mp3 I am fascinated by hormones.  They are sophisticated messengers in our amazing human body.  Many of us are familiar with hormones - thyroid, estrogen, testosterone, cortisol, adrenaline.  But the hormone that has had the greatest impact in my life?  Insulin.  Without even being aware of the powerful affect it was having keeping me stuck … Continue reading Episode 57: Insulin Resistance

Episode 56: Glucose Revisited

http://traffic.libsyn.com/confessionsofanovereater/Episode_56___Glucose_Revisited.mp3   What does a chance drive by tell us about learning new things?  When we first encounter new information, it can be hard to process.  When I first learned about insulin resistance, I had more questions than answers.  Every time I study the information, my understanding and ability to apply the concept deepens.  Today, … Continue reading Episode 56: Glucose Revisited