Tue, 13 June 2006
Dan Barash, The Raving Brands Guy Talks Food. Jon Benson Talks Weight Loss. And Elsa, The Writing Gal Talks Fitness.
"The funniest weight loss and fitness radio show on the internet." Please click on the POD button to listen to the latest Dr. Fitness and the Fat Guy show. Our new and improved podcast is now commercial free and streamlined. On tonight's show Doctor Fitness and the Fat Guy get the skinny about how to eat as healthy as you want to from Daniel Barash, Director of Product Development at Raving Brands. Raving Brands restaurants include: Moe's Southwest Grill, Boneheads, Mama Fu's, Planet Smoothie and a bunch more. Dan brought in a pile of awesome food from Doc Green's another of Raving Brands healthy restaurant concepts for us all to enjoy. Check out all their restaurants at www.RavingBrands.com We also had on Jon Benson, the guy who wrote the book on getting fit after 40. He has an awesome website, actually a few to choose from. You can start at www.fitover40.com then mosey on over to www.allyourstrength.com Jon talked about the importance of getting in shape as you get older and shared his story of going from being morbidly obese into a bodybuilder. You have to see the before and after picture of his transformation. Amazing stuff. Elsa Simcik, the writing gal also spent some time with us. She told us about some of her projects that she working on and how she got into being a professional fitness writer. She has written for Dallas Morning News, Women's Health and Fitness magazine, msn.com and a bunch of other publications. You can check her out at www.writinggal.com Be sure to check out her blog page!
The Doctor also shared his tips on dealing with side stitches. Side stitches are those sharp pains that hit you on the right side of your stomach when you exercise too hard. The fat guy has never exercised hard enough to experience them, but the doctor says they are pretty common. You'll have to listen to the podcast to get his tips. As always, if you missed the show live, you missed some funny stuff. The fat guy saw a snake while on the lake and the doctor is mourning the US soccer teams World Cup loss. As always, more laughs, more info and more fun than any other podcast out there. Click the podcast button and check out the entire show right now. Don't forget to check out the Doctor Fitness and the Fat Guy blog at www.weightlossradio.blogspot.com for more tips about weight loss and Dr. Shafran's analysis of all things health and fitness. Also check out our website www.drfitnessandthefatguy.com to subscribe to our FREE weekly healthy living newsletter. You can also email Dr. Fitness there with your specific questions and he will personally answer each one.