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The climate and health crises are two of the most pressing issues of our time. Change needs to occur, and sooner rather than later. 
Join your hosts, Ben Eitelberg and Emma Strutt, for conversations about people and planet. Find more details at www.thelentilintervention.org

The Lentil Intervention Podcast The Lentil Intervention

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The climate and health crises are two of the most pressing issues of our time. Change needs to occur, and sooner rather than later. 
Join your hosts, Ben Eitelberg and Emma Strutt, for conversations about people and planet. Find more details at www.thelentilintervention.org

    Emma Strutt - Athletes Thriving On A Plant-Centred Diet

    Emma Strutt - Athletes Thriving On A Plant-Centred Diet

    In this episode, we bring you a recording of Emma Strutt's presentation as part of the recent 2024 Athletes for Nature Webinar Series.Emma is Ben's partner in crime here at The Lentil Intervention, but for anyone not familiar with her professional background, she is an Accredited Practising Dietitian, a Fellow of the Australasian Society of Lifestyle Medicine and the founder of Greenstuff Nutrition. Emma also holds a certificate in plant-based nutrition, a 200-hour Yoga Teacher Training quali...

    • 53 min
    Damian Hall - Climate And Environmental Actions for Athletes

    Damian Hall - Climate And Environmental Actions for Athletes

    In this episode, we bring you a recording of Damian Hall’s appearance as part of the recent 2024 Athletes for Nature Webinar Series.Damian is a renowned ultramarathon runner and athletics coach who has represented Great Britain, consistently achieving remarkable results in some of the world’s most challenging races. He is also a seasoned journalist and the author of several acclaimed books, including the award-nominated We Can’t Run Away From This, which delves into the effects of running on ...

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Dr Mike Joy - Our Current Ecological And Climate Concerns

    Dr Mike Joy - Our Current Ecological And Climate Concerns

    In this episode, we bring you a recording of Dr Mike Joy’s presentation as part of the recent 2024 Athletes for Nature Webinar Series. This was the first of a 3-part online webinar series for outdoor enthusiasts about the current climate emergency and the actions we can take to protect our playground.Mike is a leading freshwater ecologist, researcher, and award-winning science communicator, fearlessly championing awareness and action to tackle our planet’s urgent environmental concerns. Mike’...

    • 56 min
    Dr Kate Wylie - The Health Hazards of Climate Change

    Dr Kate Wylie - The Health Hazards of Climate Change

    Dr Kate Wylie is an Adelaide-based GP, the founder of Climate Medicine, and the Executive Director of Doctors for the Environment Australia (DEA), a not-for-profit advocacy organisation that recognises human health depends on a healthy environment. Dr Wylie is a master communicator who has emerged as a leading voice in Australia for highlighting the health implications of climate change while championing change and actionable solutions.This is Kate’s second full episode and third appearance o...

    • 54 min
    Andre Borell - Shark Culling And Whale Conservation

    Andre Borell - Shark Culling And Whale Conservation

    Andre Borell is not just a filmmaker and investor, he’s a catalyst for change and a maker of good trouble! We first chatted with Andre in season two of the podcast, hot on the heels of the release of Envoy: Shark Cull, a documentary that sheds light on the long-running ‘shark safety’ programs in place in QLD and NSW. In this episode, we catch up with Andre and delve into his work since the film’s debut, including the establishment of the Envoy Foundation and their recent annual reports. We re...

    • 59 min
    Dr Sally Gillespie - Building Climate-Resilient Communities

    Dr Sally Gillespie - Building Climate-Resilient Communities

    Dr Sally Gillespie is an author, lecturer, workshop facilitator, and trainer for Psychology for a Safe Climate. We first spoke with Sally in season 2, episode 27 about her book Climate Crisis and Consciousness: Re-imagining Our World and Ourselves and how to deal with eco-anxiety. Since speaking with Sally in 2021, the changing climate continues to impact our communities and our mental health. Many communities have endured bushfires, floods, storms, coastal erosions and heatwaves, yet importa...

    • 1 hr 5 min

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