Macronutrients


EMB #634: Demystifying Carbs! Friend or Foe?

In episode #634 of Exploring Mind and Body, Drew Taddia dives into the world of carbs, unraveling the mysteries surrounding this essential macronutrient. Join Drew as he distinguishes between good and bad carbs, providing insights into the delicate balance of macro nutrients crucial for optimal health. This episode is the second in our four-part series […]


EMB #631: Decoding Fats: Helpful vs Harmful

In episode #631 of Exploring Mind and Body, Drew Taddia dives into the world of healthy fats as a crucial macronutrient. Join Drew as he distinguishes between helpful and harmful fats, providing valuable insights on incorporating the right fats into your diet. Discover the importance of healthy fats for overall well-being and gain practical tips […]


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 […]