Be inspired to live your strongest, healthiest life. Nutrition journalist and registered dietitian Molly Kimball navigates the latest trends and research related to your body and mind. Her interviews with experts and innovators feel less like science class and more like you just caught up with your best friends. Hope you’ll join us each week!
Harmonizing Health: The Synergy of Ayurveda + Traditional Wellness
Embark on an enlightening journey through the time-tested pathways of Ayurveda in this week's episode of FUELED. Melanie Warner Spencer, a brilliant journalist and founder of Living Well Ayurveda, joins us to uncover the holistic wonders of this ancient healing system, revealing its synergy with modern medicine and wellness. From understanding your unique constitution to embracing age-old remedies, journey with us to the roots of Ayurvedic wisdom and learn how to blend ancient insights with modern practices for a harmonized life.
Ayurveda | what it is, how it can benefit us, complement traditional medicine + nutrition; how to get started
Dosha Quiz: Discover Your Ayurvedic Type | www.banyanbotanicals.com/info/dosha-quiz/
About Melanie Warner Spencer | www.melaniewarnerspencer.com
More about Melanie’s Ayurveda practice | livingwellayurveda.yoga/about
Craft: The Eat Fit Guide to Zero Proof Cocktails | www.craftzeroproof.com
Dreaming Deeply: The Science of Sleep Through the Ages
Let's dive under the covers of sleep science with behavioral neuroscientist and sleep researcher, Dr. Erin Hanlon. Learn how sleep influences mood, weight management, heart health, and more. We'll also shed light on sleep's unique challenges and solutions across age groups, debunk deep-seated sleep myths, weigh the pros and cons of sleep aids – and discuss alternatives. Whether you're a restless youngster or a senior seeking serenity, Dr. Hanlon's insights will guide you to the restorative rest you've been dreaming of.
Molly’s past podcast with Dr. Erin Hanlon on The Science of Sleep: The Life-Changing Impact of Sleep on Our Brain + BodyPart 1: https://apple.co/46skuY3Part 2: https://apple.co/3RjSzVRNYT: Sleep Better at Every Age | https://nyti.ms/3PctlGaNYT: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy - Can’t Sleep? Try This Proven Alternative to Medication | https://nyti.ms/3rcQUGP
The Raw Truth: Chef Meg Bickford
Meg Bickford, the trailblazing Executive Chef of the iconic Commander's Palace in New Orleans, gives us a peek into the kitchen of a world-class restaurant, sharing the intricacies of menu crafting, her love and advocacy for Eat Fit, and her beautiful mentorship with the formidable Ti Martin. She takes us along her professional journey, including those moments of personal and professional epiphanies – and how she feels about work-life balance. Join us for a hearty serving of raw truth that will inspire, enlighten, and tantalize your palate.
Weight Loss in a Pill: The Truth Behind the Hype
In this compelling episode of FUELED, we delve into the groundbreaking realm of new weight loss drugs, hailed as the next big thing in obesity treatment. Robin Bone, MD, OB-GYN at Ochsner Health, helps us sift through the buzz surrounding Ozempic, Wegovy, Mounjaro, and other promising contenders. Join us for an informed discussion on the efficacy, safety, and everything you should know about these potential “miracle drugs.”
Beyond the Apron: Leah Sarris on Carving Out a Unique Space in Culinary Medicine
This week on FUELED, we dive into the transformative world of culinary medicine with Leah Sarris, a chef and registered dietitian with a passion for education. We explore Leah's dynamic journey – from her Greek culinary roots and Michelin-starred stints to spearheading initiatives that sit at the intersection of food, agriculture, and nutrition. Through tales of resilience, adaptability, and embracing the unknown, Leah inspires us to forge our unique paths. Tune in and discover the power of food, not just as sustenance, but as a pivotal tool in healthcare and community empowerment.
More about Leah Sarris | https://bit.ly/3KkD7EC
Goldring Center for Culinary Medicine | https://goldringcenter.tulane.edu/
New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute [NOCHI] | https://www.nochi.org/
Wild Hive | https://www.wildhive.com/
Past podcast episode, Ti Martin on Growth, Transformation, Evolution | https://bit.ly/473TRtz
Gulf Treasures Unveiled: How NOLA Chefs Are Reimagining Local Seafood
New Orleans' relationship with seafood runs deep, but are we truly exploring the Gulf's bounty? Join us this week on FUELED as Chef Dana Honn of Café Carmo (and soon, Porgy’s Seafood Market) shares a vision for a more diverse and sustainable seafood menu in the Big Easy. Learn more about the mission behind Porgy's, set to bridge the disconnect between fishers and diners, and discover lesser-known Gulf gems that are tantalizing the palettes of locals. With a wave of change rippling through NOLA’s seafood scene, learn how chefs like Dana are shaping a future where every catch countsLINKS
NOLA.com article: Porgy’s Seafood Market, Porgy’s, coming to mid-city from local chefs | https://bit.ly/3E24eAGMore on porgy as sustainable, cheap, and delicious, from the New York Times | https://nyti.ms/3E1D78JCafe Carmo | www.cafecarmo.comLearn more about local fishers | Lance Nacio’s www.annamarieshrimp.com - and follow Kindra Arneson on Twitter, @kindra_arnesen
I love listening to molly. She makes the information informative and I am always learning something and the issues are well chosen!