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#184: Amanda Milliquet, ND: Muscle, Mindset and Exercise on Ketogenic (Low-Carb) Diets: Weight lifting and crossfit may conjure up images of grunting and big muscles. That’s because we don’t often think about the longevity and anti-aging properties associated with weight lifting … Or how weight lifting can increase psychological...

#184: Amanda Milliquet, ND: Muscle, Mindset and Exercise on Ketogenic (Low-Carb) Diets: Weight lifting and crossfit may conjure up images of grunting and big muscles. That’s because we don’t often think about the longevity and anti-aging properties associated with weight lifting … Or how weight lifting can increase psychological...

FromHigh Intensity Health Radio with Mike Mutzel, MS


#184: Amanda Milliquet, ND: Muscle, Mindset and Exercise on Ketogenic (Low-Carb) Diets: Weight lifting and crossfit may conjure up images of grunting and big muscles. That’s because we don’t often think about the longevity and anti-aging properties associated with weight lifting … Or how weight lifting can increase psychological...

FromHigh Intensity Health Radio with Mike Mutzel, MS

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53 minutes
Released:
Apr 15, 2017
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Podcast Episode

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Weight lifting and crossfit may conjure up images of grunting and big muscles. That’s because we don’t often think about the longevity and anti-aging properties associated with weight lifting … Or how weight lifting can increase psychological resilience and transform the timid into the confident. Watch the interview and read the full show notes: http://highintensityhealth.com/184 Save Your Seat on Our Next Webinar: http://highintensityhealth.com/keto-lean-webinar And when it comes to long-term fat loss, weight lifting is possibly the most effective modality one can embrace. Sought-after naturopathic doctor and avid strength athlete Dr. Amanda Milliquet discusses all this and more. She shares the science of muscles and movement and tells a few transformation stories about how barbells shifted the once-shy into strong beings—in and out of the gym. You might like these key takeaways: 11:22 Strengthening the rhomboids: Stretching the major and the minor pectoral muscles is the first step 14:43 Sleeping: Turn off your screens at least one hour before bed 18:00 Foam rolling: Dr. Milliquet finds foam rolling to be very valuable. Cushy rollers are not helpful—if you’re not in pain, you’re not doing much. 19:06 Decreasing inflammation: Taking fish oil supplements and eating a healthy diet help fight inflammation. Happiness is a huge part of health. 21:20 Crossfit carry-over 25:02 Fat loss: If you want to lose weight, you need to lift heavy weights 28:36 Deadlifts: Use your hamstrings for deadlifts. Romanian deadlifts are good. For engaging the glutes, the Russian kettlebell swing is best. 37:05 Muscle-building tips for women: Push yourself to the limit. Create muscle fiber damage, so it comes back stronger. Make sure that you are eating enough protein. 38:46 Dr. Milliquet’s favorite nutrient: German chamomile (Matricaria chamomilla) is her favorite herb. It’s a calming tea. 39:48 Dr. Milliquet’s morning routine 45:15 Dr. Milliquet’s elevator pitch Watch the interview and read the full show notes: http://highintensityhealth.com/184  
Released:
Apr 15, 2017
Format:
Podcast Episode