REV Yourself with Mark Sisson, Ben Greenfield, Kelly Starrett and more!
Only last month we were treated to the excellent Autoimmune Summit courtesy of Dr. Amy Myers, yet on 15 December through until 19 December we have another promising event. And what’s more it’s absolutely free! REV Yourself, hosted by Ben Greenfield, contains talks from some of the world-leading experts in health, nutrition, fitness and lifestyle. We’re talking Mark Sisson, Darryl Edwards, Kelly Starrett, John Kiefer, Nora Gedgaudas, the list goes on and on.
As per the REV Yourself website this is what’s promised:
What if you could squeeze every last drop of excitement and living out of life, and also be healthy on the outside and healthy on the inside? What if you could achieve amazing feats of physical and mental performance without destroying your body and mind? I call this feeling of achieving your ultimate performance potential “getting revved” – and here is an entire conference with 24 experts to show you how you can do it!
You Are When You Eat: Circadian Rhythms
We often talk about the importance of getting enough sleep, sunlight exposure and indeed aligning our sleeping patterns with our circadian rhythm. Paleo professionals often mandate: rise with the sun and start settling down for the night when it gets dark, cut out artificial light where possible and block blue light with programmes such as f.lux when late night working sessions are unavoidable. But despite trends in intermittent fasting and restricted eating windows we all too often neglect to think about when we eat. Trevor Connor, of Dr. Cordain’s The Paleo Diet website, pens this interesting article discussing Dr. Mark Mattson’s new theory published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science and offers insight into a variety of eating strategies you might want to consider such as an intermittent energy restriction approach.
Autoimmune Christmas Recipes on The Paleo Mom
Making Paleo treats during the holiday season can be tough. Add into the equation an autoimmune condition and the further modification of the Paleo diet that the Autoimmune Protocol can bring and it may seem near impossible. Fortunately it isn’t impossible and Dr. Sarah Ballantyne – who also authored the excellent The Paleo Approach Cookbook – has compiled a list of some of the best AIP-friendly recipes which you can rustle up this Christmas. There are appetisers, drinks, main dishes, sides and desserts. Whether you’re looking for inspiration or a complete recipe this ‘best of’ list for the holiday season is well worth your time.
9 Worthy Alternatives to the Back Squat
As the headline might suggest, if you’re looking for alternatives to the back squat this is the article for you. Whether you have mobility or health issues that make the back squat particularly taxing or just want to mix things up a bit this article from Mark’s Daily Apple offers inspiration and practical alternatives that you can implement into your workout routine today.