224 episodes

Are you a busy physician who wants to lose weight permanently so you can have the life you want? This podcast is the resource you’ve been looking for. I’ll guide you on the journey to overcome stress eating, exhaustion, and overwhelm - and move into freedom around food.

Each week, this podcast brings you specific tools and resources to meet the challenges busy doctors face. Your time is valuable - and so is your wellbeing. We’ll help you find the time to care for yourself as well as you care for your patients.

-Learn new ways of thinking that make good eating decisions automatic and result in permanent, effortless weight loss.

-Find out how to gain the time and energy to take care of yourself the way you tell your patients to!

-We’ll show you how to stop overeating and using food to deal with stress and exhaustion.

-You’ll learn to improve your relationships and to better deal with the difficult people in your life so you don’t need food to cope.

-This can be the best stage of your life yet - just like you thought it would be when you started your training.

-And most importantly, feel better in all aspects of your life without anything or anyone else having to change.

Your host, Dr. Katrina Ubell, is a board-certified pediatrician and a certified life and weight loss coach. After completing her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Dr. Ubell worked in a private pediatric practice for 10 years before retiring from her practice to become a life and weight loss coach for busy physicians. Dr. Ubell lost 45 pounds in 12 months without any surgery, pills, or unhealthy crash diets.

You can find out more about Dr. Ubell and her work at www.katrinaubellmd.com.

Weight Loss for Busy Physician‪s‬ Katrina Ubell

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Are you a busy physician who wants to lose weight permanently so you can have the life you want? This podcast is the resource you’ve been looking for. I’ll guide you on the journey to overcome stress eating, exhaustion, and overwhelm - and move into freedom around food.

Each week, this podcast brings you specific tools and resources to meet the challenges busy doctors face. Your time is valuable - and so is your wellbeing. We’ll help you find the time to care for yourself as well as you care for your patients.

-Learn new ways of thinking that make good eating decisions automatic and result in permanent, effortless weight loss.

-Find out how to gain the time and energy to take care of yourself the way you tell your patients to!

-We’ll show you how to stop overeating and using food to deal with stress and exhaustion.

-You’ll learn to improve your relationships and to better deal with the difficult people in your life so you don’t need food to cope.

-This can be the best stage of your life yet - just like you thought it would be when you started your training.

-And most importantly, feel better in all aspects of your life without anything or anyone else having to change.

Your host, Dr. Katrina Ubell, is a board-certified pediatrician and a certified life and weight loss coach. After completing her pediatric residency at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin, Dr. Ubell worked in a private pediatric practice for 10 years before retiring from her practice to become a life and weight loss coach for busy physicians. Dr. Ubell lost 45 pounds in 12 months without any surgery, pills, or unhealthy crash diets.

You can find out more about Dr. Ubell and her work at www.katrinaubellmd.com.

    Ep #216: Religious Fasting

    Ep #216: Religious Fasting

    Do you fast for religious reasons? Have you ever wondered how fasting can affect weight loss? If you are someone who does any kind of fasting, this is an episode you won’t want to miss! I’ll be taking you through why the “one meal a day” philosophy doesn’t work for most people, what you should be doing before you fast, and what you definitely don’t want to do when you’re breaking your fast.
    You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/216

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    Ep #215: Listener Q&A: Exercise & Hunger

    Ep #215: Listener Q&A: Exercise & Hunger

    Are you someone who enjoys the exercise you do, or are you exercising purely for weight loss? What if I told you that exercise does not help you lose weight? Today I am going to talk about common exercise and weight loss issues that go hand in hand, diving into the deep-rooted issues that cause us to gain the weight back.
    You can find show notes and more by clicking here: https://katrinaubellmd.com/215 

    • 31 min
    Ep #214: Weight Loss Success Story: Dr. Louise Allan MBBS MRCGP

    Ep #214: Weight Loss Success Story: Dr. Louise Allan MBBS MRCGP

    One of the most fun things for me is to see my work project out into other corners of the world. Today I have the honor of having Dr. Louise Allan on the show to talk about how she struggled with her weight and eventually got down to her goal weight. You’ll hear her interesting story about persistence and finding what works for her when it comes to weight loss.
    You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/214

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    Ep #213: Belief Setpoints

    Ep #213: Belief Setpoints

    There might be something holding you back and affecting the way you show up in this life that you’re not even aware of: your beliefs. What many of us don’t fully understand is that we can actually limit ourselves with our beliefs because we think we’re telling ourselves the truth about what we believe—whether it’s what our bodies can do, what we can achieve in life, or how much weight we can lose. So in this episode, I’m talking about the concept of belief setpoints and how once we start to realize that our beliefs are putting self-imposed limitations on us, we can shift that mindset and become and achieve more than we could ever imagine.
    You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/213

    • 22 min
    Ep #212: Reducing Your Drinking with Sherry Price, PharmD

    Ep #212: Reducing Your Drinking with Sherry Price, PharmD

    While refraining from alcohol can be the answer for some, it is not the answer for everyone who wants to be mindful of their drinking. Our guest today is Sherry Price, an over-drinking coach who doesn’t focus on urging people to give up alcohol, but instead focuses on teaching them to reprogram their brains to change the desire for alcohol to eliminate the craving. Listen in as we discuss how to move past any shame, uncertainty, or resentment in order to create space for a healthier lifestyle that works for you. 

    You can find show notes and more information by clicking here: https://katrinaubellmd.com/212 

    • 37 min
    Ep #211: Lessons Learned in 2020

    Ep #211: Lessons Learned in 2020

    If you’re anything like me, the last year has brought you innumerable lessons in so many different ways. In this episode, I’m taking you through the top five eye-opening lessons I learned from 2020—whether it’s a completely new lesson or something that I already knew but understand so much more now.
    You can find show notes and more by clicking here: http://www.katrinaubellmd.com/211

    • 32 min

Customer Reviews

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2.5K Ratings

Raeleighcr ,

Learning to live with intention

Hi! I’m a family medicine doctor, wife, and mom of 4 and have struggled to stay on top of all the things my brain makes believe I have to keep up with. I went LCHF with IF in 2017 and successfully got to my goal weight in 6 months and felt great and have been maintaining. I’m late to the game listening so I’m still on episode 42 but I am so grateful to you and this podcast (and I honestly feel like we’re old friends)! Now I’m working on changing my thinking about food but also several other aspects of my life like patient care/charting, my personal relationships, social media use, etc. Overall I’m finding when I control my thinking and refuse to allow that toddler with a knife to take over, I have so much more time and energy to do the things that I love, the things that truly fill me up (like loving on my husband and children and giving back to my community). Of course I still struggle at times but now it is easier for me to look at the math and limit the drama and to make choices that align with my goals. Thank you, thank you, thank you!

RaeLeigh Payanes

G. Montion ,

Life changing pod cast!!!

My husband and I are both MDs and have yo-yoed with our eating habits as long as we’ve been married. There is something about the way Dr. Ubell explains things and coaches that is not only completely relatable but also entertaining. My hubby and I love this podcast!

Kay in KY ,

Changing my life

My sister in law recommended this podcast & I was totally skeptical of course. But omg, Katrina’s honest approach is changing my life. I am becoming a better person, a better colleague, a better version of myself. And oh yeah, im losing weight, too! Thanks Katrina. I love you.

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