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EMB #648: Stress Hormone Alert: How Cortisol Destroys Your Progress

In episode 648 of Exploring Mind and Body, Drew Taddia delves into the impact of cortisol, the stress hormone, on your health and fitness results. Learn how elevated cortisol levels can sabotage your progress and what you can do to manage stress effectively. Tune in for insightful tips and strategies to keep cortisol in check […]


EMB #639: Debunking Multivitamins: Are They Worth It?

In episode #639 of Exploring Mind and Body, we take a critical look at multivitamins and uncover why they may not be as beneficial as commonly believed. Join us as we explore the potential drawbacks of multivitamin supplements, including their questionable effectiveness, potential health risks, and the importance of obtaining nutrients from whole foods. Discover […]


EMB #617: Top 5 Ingredients to Avoid in Supplements

In the 617th episode of Exploring Mind and Body, Drew Taddia delves into the world of supplements and reveals the top 5 ingredients you should avoid. Join us for an enlightening discussion on making informed choices for your health and well-being. Don’t miss this important episode on safeguarding your supplements.


EMB #613: The Difference Between a Shake and a Smoothie

Join host Drew Taddia on a delightful journey through the world of nutrition in this enlightening episode of Exploring Mind and Body. Drew takes the mic to unravel the mysteries surrounding shakes and smoothies, helping you understand the key distinctions and the incredible health benefits each can offer. In this episode, Drew breaks down the […]


EMB #612: How to Stay on Track while on the Road

In this enlightening episode of Exploring Mind and Body, your host Drew dives deep into the art of maintaining your health and fitness regimen while on the road. Whether you’re a frequent traveler, a road tripper, or someone constantly on the move, Drew’s insights will help you stay on track with your wellness goals, no […]


EMB #611: The Hidden Costs of Fitness Programs

Join Drew on this edition of Exploring Mind and Body, as he talks about the hidden costs of fitness programs. Today he delves into the often overlooked aspects of embarking on a fitness program. In a world where time is a precious commodity and finances play a significant role, this podcast explores how these resources […]


EMB #608: Busy Moms Step out of the Fitness Matrix

In this eye-opening episode of Drew Taddia’s Exploring Mind and Body, we dive headfirst into a world that has ensnared so many: the “Busy Mom Fitness Matrix.” Drew Taddia, your guide on this journey of transformation, takes you on a path of discovery, helping busy moms break free from the clutches of an overly demanding […]


EMB #594: Summer Time Weight Gain

In this episode of Exploring Mind & Body, Drew Taddia discusses why summer can be the hardest time of year to stick to a health and fitness program. Contrary to popular belief, Drew argues that summertime, with its endless barbecues, can actually lead to more weight gain than the holiday season. However, fear not! Drew […]


EMB #584: The Forgotten About Macro: Antioxidants/Fibre

Most people don’t consider the health benefits when it comes to veggies, which is exactly what this category is. Just before this section I did talk about vegetables but let’s offer a slightly different angle to help you understand the importance here. The reason we call it the forgotten macronutrient is because many people actually […]


EMB #583: Where do you get your protein from?

Protein is probably the most difficult macronutrient to discuss simply because we all grew up a certain way and to try and change the thought process is extremely difficult. I’m not trying to change your thought process here, more so, I’m trying to show you that it doesn’t always have to be a certain way […]


EMB #582: Carbs: Eat This Not That

Carbohydrates often get a bad wrap because of the new diets out there where people try to avoid carbs all together. It’s extremely difficult to avoid carbs all together. Which makes restrictive diets that request few or no carbs at all seemingly impossible to follow. Think about it, we have carbs in the morning for […]


EMB #580: The 4 Macronutrients

When it comes to macronutrients it always interests how most people are obsessed with one of the macronutrients. You’ll often hear someone say, “I need to get protein, I don’t have enough protein, where do you get your protein from?” Then you have the fats people won’t touch because they think fats, regardless of what […]


EMB #574: Holiday Health Tips

You know what the thing is, there’s always a reason it’s a holiday, or a birthday or a long weekend. Holidays never really end with September and the start of a new school year, then there’s Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year celebrations…. It never ends, which means this show’s information is relevant at any time […]


EMB #551: Let’s Talk About Our Energizing Green Detox Smoothie!

Our green smoothie is very different from a conventional green smoothie or fruit smoothie with greens in it. Different purposes, different reasons. Every one of our smoothies have a different purpose. So a lot of people think that a green smoothie is just the smoothie that is green. But a fruit smoothie that is green […]


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EMB #514: Healthy Gut Girl

From birth to her young adult years, Kitty was entrenched in the allopathic medical model managing major health conditions. Finally, she turned to holistic healing and used that journey to empower others to teach and build a career from what they learned. Kitty is a holistic health educator, investigative health journalist, 3-time author, and a podcast host.  She […]


EMB #502: Hard Gainers and how to gain weight

Hard gainers is a real thing, and it’s a real struggle. Most people don’t know about hard gainers because much of the world is surrounded by people trying to lose weight. So what’s a hard gainer? It’s someone who has trouble keeping weight on, including muscle mass. Particularly important to men, athletes but exclusively. Men […]


EMB #498: Functional Medicine

Dr. Aaron Hartman is a Board-Certified Family Medicine Practitioner and clinical researcher who advocates for and practices functional medicine, an integrative approach to conventional and alternative medicine. Aaron guides individuals to restore their health and hope, using science-backed solutions, so they can live the vibrant life they were made for. Aaron’s own journey with Functional […]


EMB #496: Holistic Dental Care

Nadine Artemis is the author of two books including Renegade Beauty: Reveal and Revive Your Natural Radiance and Holistic Dental Care. She is the creator of Living Libations, a luxury line of organic wild-crafted non-GMO serums, elixirs, and essential oils for those seeking the purest of the pure botanical natural health and beauty products on […]


EMB #494: The Beauty Advisor

Gregory Landsman is one of the most noted global beauty and wellness experts in the world, a best-selling author of nine books, and a TV host who specializes in using food to take years off the face naturally. Often referred to as ‘The Beauty Advisor’, Gregory’s books and global TV program Face Lifting Food show […]


EMB #492: Be Your Best Daily

Reinvention is at the root of KUTImack.’s Be Your Best Daily® philosophy and of his personal story. After more than 15 years of building a successful career as a music industry executive, he desired to build a new career that aligned more closely with his life’s personal mission: helping others. As KUTI quickly rose to […]


EMB #491: Benefits of Cold Water Therapy

There are tons and tons of Benefits to Cold Water Therapy. In fact it’s been shown beneficial to improve your healthy in numerous different ways. I’ve done cold water challenges myself for 10 days, for 30 days, in the middle of summer, even in winter and through research and experience this is what I’ve found. […]


EMB #490: Love Your Body, Love Your Life

Elizabeth Tripp is a New York based Lifestyle Design Coach and Spiritual Teacher. As a featured radio talk show host on Nourish the Soul Radio Show and Podcast, a Thrive Global Contributor, and a national public speaker, Elizabeth is recognized as a thought leader in spirituality, well-being, and prosperity. She is the owner and founder […]


EMB #488: Nobel Prize-winning Molecule

Chris Burres is a pioneer in the field of health and a leading expert on the Nobel Prize-winning molecule, ESS60, that has shown to boost longevity and overall health in test subjects. His primary mission is to help people live longer, healthier, pain-free lives. When Chris learned that ESS60 was tested by NASA and had […]


EMB #486: Mind, Mood, and Movement

Nita Sweeney is the award-winning wellness author of the running and mental health memoir, Depression Hates a Moving Target: How Running with My Dog Brought Me Back from the Brink and co-creator of the writing journal, You Should Be Writing: A Journal of Inspiration & Instruction to Keep Your Pen Moving. She lives in central […]


EM&B #434: How to Increase Your Flexibility

Jacquelyn has been ranked top 5 Yoga Instructor to follow on Instagram, and has been featured in Shape Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Bride Magazine, the  Alo Yoga Mindful Movement Book, and was a select interview guest on Los Angeles’ Morning News KTLA 5. Jacquelyn is the founder of the Stretchy Fit App -where you can find […]

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EM&B #372: Simple Steps to Improve Your Memory

Kam Knight, author of several bestselling books on learning, memory, and productivity. Kam is an expert on about how to dramatically improve your brain’s functioning by using several key processes. He covers a number of techniques for mental optimization but focuses mostly on a profound concept called mind mapping. Kam covers everything there is to know about mind mapping […]