Tue, 7 March 2006
In Honor Of The Return of HBO's "The Soprano's" Tips to Help You Sleep Like the Fishes. Guests: Patrice Dickey & Dr. Liz Lipski
"The funniest weight loss and fitness radio show on the internet." Please click on the POD button to listen to this weeks Dr. Fitness and the Fat Guy show. Our new and improved podcast is now commercial free. This week Doctor Fitness gives you the skinny on how to get a good night's sleep each night. Dr. Shafran's tips to sleep as well as Tony Soprano does are 1) go to sleep at the same time each night, even on the weekends. 2) Avoid smoking, drinking caffeine or alcohol or eating, and exercise too close to bedtime (3 hours) 3) Create a dark, cool, quiet environment to sleep in. 4) Bed is for sleeping anfd loving not watching TV. Dr. Fitness had a few more tips but I couldn't write them down fast enough so listen to the show. The Fat Guy's tips for falling asleep quickly are 1) ambien, valium or tylenol pm 2) watch baseball, golf or soccer and 3) eat a big meal preferably chinese food. If you missed this weeks show live you missed some funny stuff like: Adam sharing his new favorite website www.halfjew.com; Lee wondering if there are websites called halfirish.com or halfmexican.com; Patrice Dickey, author of the new book "Back to the Garden: Getting from Shadow to Joy." shared stories from her life like her meeting Prince Charles; Dr. Liz Lipski author of the book Digestive Wellness shared her tips how to discover if you have eating intolerances. Other things we talked about were: how Adam enjoyed watching the Oscars, while Lee spent his evening checking to see if the NFL and the players had settled their Collective Bargaining Agreement; Adam talked about his quest to find a fitness model who will appear on our show; Patrice gave wonderful advice about how not to hold a goal too tightly; Liz told our listeners how a food journal is a simple way to help identify foods that might trigger digestive problems. Check out our 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 newsletter. Special thanks to our guests this week... Patrice Dickey author of the new book "Back to the Garden" can be reached at her website www.artofchange.org. she also has a promotion where you can win a free trip to the Barnsley Garden spa go to the website www.back2thegarden.net to enter. Dr. Liz Lipski can be reached at her website www.innovativehealing.com. Her website is jam-packed with nutritional information and tips and you can order her book Digestive Wellness there as well.