Dr. Jason Fung is a medical director, co-founder, and kidney specialist. He is the author of The Obesity Code and The Complete Guide to Fasting.
“The secret to managing our health is not more surgery or more medicine, it’s less.”Physician, author, and researcher, Dr. Jason Fung joins Lewis on the podcast today! He is known for writing groundbreaking science-based books about diabetes and obesity. He is also the co-founder of The Fasting Method, which is a program to help people lose weight and reverse Type 2 Diabetes naturally with fasting. Dr. Fung says, “The seed of cancer may exist in all of us, but the power to change the soil is in our hands.”Stay tuned for Part 2!For more go to: www.lewishowes.com/1030Check out Jason’s website: www.thefastingmethod.com Read his new book: https://thefastingmethod.com/book/the-cancer-code/ The Wim Hof Experience: Mindset Training, Power Breathing, and Brotherhood: https://link.chtbl.com/910-podA Scientific Guide to Living Longer, Feeling Happier & Eating Healthier with Dr. Rhonda Patrick: https://link.chtbl.com/967-podThe Science of Sleep for Ultimate Success with Shawn Stevenson: https://link.chtbl.com/896-pod
Dr. Jason Fung (IG: @drjasonfung) is a physician, author, and researcher. His groundbreaking science-based books about diabetes and obesity, The Diabetes Code, The Obesity Code, and The Complete Guide to Fasting have sold hundreds of thousands of copies and challenged the conventional wisdom that diabetics should be treated with insulin. Dr. Fung is also the co-founder of the Intensive Dietary Management Program, North America’s leading clinic to help people lose weight and reverse type 2 diabetes naturally with fasting. His work has been cited by CNN, Time, The Atlantic, Forbes, the Toronto Star, and many other media outlets. This conversation is based off of Dr. Fung's latest book, Life in the Fasting Lane that he co-wrote with Eve Mayer and Megan Ramos. In this episode, we discuss: Treating kidney disease & type 2 diabetes by helping people lose weight The real reason people gain weight… hormones Satiety signaling vs. insulin signaling Stop eating 6-10x a day Fasting is the solution for obesity Ghrelin (the hunger hormone) explained Find a supportive community when you fast The physiology of what happens while fasting Autophagy explained The fasting differences between men & women The benefits of time-restricted eating (TRE) Green tea is very effective during a fast Artificial sweeteners don’t work for weight loss Stevia raises insulin levels Don’t let your environment lead to unnecessary snacking Fasting has been around for thousands of years Training in the fasted state Know what to expect when fasting and being prepared Fasting doesn’t cost money, it saves you money Dr. Fung’s current fasting protocol Show sponsors: Sunwarrior <== 20% off all Sunwarrior products (free shipping on orders over $50) Perfect Keto <== 20% off all Perfect Keto products (free shipping in the US) Paleovalley <== 15% off all Paleovalley products by using the code ultimatehealth at checkout Organifi <== 20% off all Organifi products Related links: Dr. Jason Fung - Life In The Fasting Lane (book) Dr. Jason Fung's website (The Fasting Method) Follow Dr. Jason Fung on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter Dr. Jason Fung (books) Pique Tea <== 5% off all Pique Tea products Bulletproof Coffee Related episodes: 353: Dr. Satchin Panda – Time-Restricted Eating (TRE) & Managing Your Light Exposure 294: Dr. Sara Gottfried – Brain Body Diet, Start To Surrender, Reset With Intermittent Fasting 291: Dr. Joseph Mercola – KetoFast • Near-Infrared Saunas • Stop Eating Before Bed 273: Dr. David Perlmutter – Grain Brain • Cholesterol Is Your Friend • What Is Keto Cycling? 126: Jimmy Moore – The Ketogenic Diet & The Health Benefits Of Being In Ketosis • Fasting 101 Note: Some of the links above are affiliate links. Making a purchase through these links won't cost you anything but we will receive a small commission. This is an easy, free way of supporting the podcast. Thank you! How can you support our podcast? 1. Apple users, please subscribe and review our show on Apple Podcasts, we make sure to read them all. Android users, be sure to subscribe to our show on Google Podcasts. Subscribers never miss any of the action ;) 2. Tell a friend about The Ultimate Health Podcast. They will surely thank you later. You can use the envelope button below to email a friend or tell them about TUHP in person. 3. Join TUHP Facebook community (FREE). This is where we all stay in touch and ask questions in between episodes. Join our community. 4. Follow our adventures on our favourite social media platform, Instagram. 5. Download The Ultimate Health Podcast app (FREE). This way you'll have our whole library of episodes right at your fingertips. Download our iOS/Apple app or our Android app. 6. Share using the buttons below. Thank you!
Welcome to the Human Performance Outliers Podcast with hosts Dr. Shawn Baker and Zach Bitter. For this episode, we welcome Dr. Jason Fung onto the show. Dr. Fung is a nephrologist and expert in the world of low carb and intermittent fasting. He has taken special interest in treating people with type 2 diabetes. He has written best selling books and co-founded Intensive Dietary Management.  Butcherbox: code (HPO) thrivemarket.com/hpo Find us: Jason: Instagram (@drjasonfung), Twitter (@drjasonfung ) Shawn: Instagram (@shawnbaker1967), Twitter (@SBakerMD), Website: shawn-baker.com Zach: Instagram (@zachbitter), Twitter (@zbitter), Facebook: (@zach.bitter), Website: zachbitter.com   Consults: Zach: calendly.com/zbittercoaching Shawn: Carnivore Training Systems Contact us: hpopodcast@gmail.com
Dr Jason Fung is a Canadian nephrologist, or kidney specialist. He's a world leading expert on intermittent fasting and Low Carb Healthy Fat (LCHF), especially for treating people with Type 2 Diabetes. His books are The Obesity Code as well as The Complete Guide To Fasting.Join me as I ask Dr Jason:* What exactly is an epidemic, and why one is happening now with Type 2 Diabetes* How even seemingly fit and healthy people are developing Type 2 Diabetes* What foods to keep away from to avoid or manage Type 2 diabetes* How people with persistent food cravings start fasting* If you fast, aren't you depriving your brain of necessary fuel?* The facts behind the 'calories in, calories out' mythYou’ll also hear:* The vicious cycle people on diabetes treatment are stuck in* How he found that his program was able to reverse 15 years of diabetes in three months* Things in our diet causing diabetes* Benefits of intermittent fasting* The difference between Type 1 & Type 2 DiabetesDr Jason has a great way of plain speaking, and in this chat I loved:"It's very hard to admit that you studied for 11 years in school, worked for another 10 years, and then realise that hey, most of what you do is not very useful and might have been making people worse."“You can exercise all you want but you can't exercise your liver.”“We didn't go into medicine to prescribe pills, watch people go on dialysis and get their feet chopped off - we went into medicine because we wanted to make people better!”You can find out more on Dr Jason Fung at idmprogram.com. He's the author of The Obesity Code as well as The Complete Guide To Fasting.I’d love to know your thoughts and experiences - join the conversation on my Facebook page.      For more episodes of HEAL, find us on iTunes at https://apple.co/2NpsIba, Spotify at https://spoti.fi/2NpSiN0, Acast at https://play.acast.com/s/pete-evans, click the link on https://peteevans.com, or just look up "HEAL" in your favourite podcast app.    I'd love to spread the knowledge in these podcasts far and wide. If you liked this episode, I'd love it if you could share it with your friends, and perhaps even leave a review on iTunes.    This podcast is proudly presented by The Institute For Integrative Nutrition, or IIN for short.I've completed this amazing health training course through IIN, and I would thoroughly recommend it for anyone wanting to start a career in the health coaching and wellness space.This course is conducted over a year long period and it's constructed in a way that if you're a full time worker or a busy parent or wherever you are in your life will still be able to complete all the required curriculum and modules. Please see the link included in this post on my Facebook or Instagram page or on iTunes, to access the free sample class and first module of the program, to get a great taste of the format and structure as well as utilise my special discount that I can offer you if you decide to sign up.Make sure you...  See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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