The 5 Worst Health Misconceptions

December 21, 2016
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Gina Van Luven, an international wellness speaker, author and Board Certified Health Coach joins eHealth Radio and the General Health and Personal Development Channels. Since 2005, she has been working with CEOs and top executives to stay-at-home moms and dads, guiding them to live healthier, happier lives.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Gina Van Luven discuss the following:

  • Why did you become a health coach?
  • Tell us about your personal journey?
  • What are the 5 worst health misconceptions?
  • What can you do to mitigate symptoms and health challenges?
  • I see you have a new book coming out. Please tell us about it.

 

Gina Van Luven is an international wellness speaker, author and Board Certified Health Coach. For over a decade, she has been working with a wide variety of clients from CEOs and top executives to stay-at-home moms and dads, guiding them to live healthier, happier lives. Having experienced a very difficult childhood, she was plagued by disease and her life was out of balance. In her early thirties, she discovered the tools that transformed her diseased, imbalanced body into a healthy, happy one. Today, she helps others do the same through her empowering programs.

Certified by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners and Columbia University, Gina is the founder of YOUnique Nutrition™ and Healthy Habits Academy™. She creator of several self-help programs and the author of “I’d Rather Scrub Toilets than Cook – Tips to Getting In and Out of the Kitchen Quickly” and “Nutrition for Success – How to Maximize Performance in All Areas of Life.” She has been seen on ABC, CBS, PCTV and heard on several radio stations across the globe. She served on the Board of Directors for “EarthWell,” “National Association of Women Business Owners,” “Park City Women in Business” and “Toastmasters International” and is a current member of “All Ladies League,” “Biltmore Who’s Who,” “National Association of Professional Women,” “National Association of Women Business Owners,” and “National Speakers Association.”

Gina is happily married with three grown children and lives in Park City, Utah. She loves the outdoors and exploring the world. She is active in her community and truly enjoys helping people of all ages.

 

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Website: www.HealthyHabitsWellnessCenter.info

Social Media Links:
Facebook: www.facebook.com/gvanluven
Twitter: @gvanluven

Gut Health: Why You Need It and How to Get It

December 13, 2016
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Charity Lighten, the Chief Nutritionist for healthy foods company Silver Fern Brand, & certified plant-based nutritionist joins eHealth Radio and the General Health & Nutrition Channels.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Charity Lighten discuss the following:

  • We've been hearing a lot about gut health lately, how important is it really?
  • Can't we just eat yogurt or drink kombucha?
  • How can we tell the difference between a good probiotic and a bad one?
  • Are there foods that we should avoid?
  • Are sugar cravings linked to gut health at all? How do you get rid of these sugar cravings?
  • How does gut health relate to weight loss?
  • Why is is important that probiotics survive the stomach acid and make it to the lower intestine?

Charity Lighten, the Chief Nutritionist at Silver Fern Brand, is a wife, mother of 4, business owner, and lover of food! She grew up in Canada and received her degree in Accounting from Brigham Young University. Her real passion, however, is for nutrition and the power of food - especially as it pertains to disease prevention. She is certified as a plant-based nutritionist through Cornell University and is a Food for Life Instructor for the Cancer Project. She teaches class all over Utah, can be seen regularly on KUTV 2 News in Salt Lake City and is a regular columnist for KSL.com. She is currently working towards her Masters in Nutrition from Tufts University. She can also be found on Instagram @avibrantlife and www.avibrantlife.me.

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Website: www.silverfernbrand.com

FitWorx, the “non-gym” solution for a healthy lifestyle and weight loss

November 28, 2016
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FitWorx partners Rick Langella and Keith Johnson join eHealth Radio and the Nutrition and Fitness Channels. FitWorx is the "non-gym" solution for a healthy lifestyle and weight loss with four locations in Massachusetts.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guests Rick Langella and Keith Johnson discuss the following:

  • Can you tell us about the FitWorx concept and how it evolved?
  • FitWorx helps people from all walks of life in developing and maintaining a healthier lifestyle. How do you inspire the 85% of the public who hate to exercise and keep them coming back?
  • What does a FitWorx membership include and how much does it cost?
  • Tell us more about the atmosphere and environment of FitWorx? What should members expect?
  • You have a unique and highly successful program that changes lives for the better, backed by many success stories. What do you think makes the FitWorx program so successful?

Duration: 10:13

FitWorx is owned and managed by partners Rick Langella, a 30-year veteran of the fitness industry, and Keith Johnson, personal trainer and professional athlete. The partners launched their first location in Pembroke in 2013. They now have four locations (Easton, Pembroke, West Roxbury and Weymouth, MA) and an ambitious plan to expand to 20 locations by 2020.

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Website: www.fitworx.com

Why resilience matters with Alessandra Edwards

November 24, 2016
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Alessandra Edwards, an integrative naturopath and nutrigenomic specialist who is obsessed with helping people achieve their peak physical and mental potential joins eHealth Radio and the Nutrition and Personal Development Channels to talk about why resilience matters.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels & guest Alessandra Edwards discuss the following:

  • Why do you place such focus on helping individuals and professional teams build their level of resilience?
  • Can we really increase our resilience or are we born with it?
  • What are the main factors affecting someone's resilience?
  • Can you please give me some specific examples of a nutritional imbalance that would affect someone's ability to become more resilient?
  • Is there a connection between a healthy digestion and stronger levels of resilience?
  • Do you have any tips for increasing resilience?

Duration: 13:11

Alessandra Edwards is an integrative naturopath and nutrigenomic specialist based in Melbourne, Australia. She coaches emerging leaders and progressive professionals who want to maximise their physical and mental energy for peak performance with nutritional programs based on personalised genetic profiling and functional blood testing.

She has worked with some of the most highly regarded integrative doctors in Australia and is a highly sought-after mentor for integrative practitioners.

Alessandra is obsessed with helping people unlock their peak physical and mental potential through personalised genetic strategies. Most people limit their professional and personal success because they lack the knowledge to increase their energy, mental focus and resilience. Genetic profiling gives you the strategic blueprint to be the best YOU you can be and turn you from a striver to a thriver.

Through her interactive and inspiring workshops and personalised programs, Alessandra trains successful professionals to pressure-proof their mind and supercharge their vitality to do the things they NEED to do and the things they WANT to do.

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Website: www.alessandraedwards.com

Facebook: facebook.com/alessandra.edwards

 

Wholesome snacks made in America, food grown on American farms

November 22, 2016
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Jeremy Cage, the Co-Founder of Farmer’s Pantry, a food company that offers wholesome snacking  all made with American farmed foods joins eHealth Radio and the Health News and Nutrition Channels.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Jeremy Cage discuss the following:

  • What is Farmer’s Pantry?
  • How did you come up with this  concept?
  • What are the Cornbread Crisps?
  • Your newest snack, Meal Snacks, are like nothing I’ve ever tasted and are just amazing. Tell us how you came up with such a unique and new snack.
  • Why is it important to you to support U.S. farms by keeping all your ingredients American grown?

Duration: 10:27

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Jeremy Cage is an optimistic and energetic leader with a 30 year track record of delivering profitable business growth - combining his skills in Marketing, Innovation, Strategy, and General Management with the kind of courage and spirit of adventure that took him and his family on a sailing voyage around the world in 2007 and 2008.  

He spent the first 16 years of his career at Procter&Gamble.  He spent 10 years at PepsiCo – as Chief Marketing Officer of the International Foods business and Senior Vice President of the Global Snacks business.  He was subsequently appointed CEO of a leading Lighting Technology company called the Lighting Science Group.  

Jeremy is now President of the Cage Group – a Strategy, Marketing and Innovation firm designed to help businesses and organizations unleash their full potential.  He is a founding partner in three business startups – A snacks business – called Farmer’s Pantry; a better for you ingredients business called Galapagos; and a Brand Potential Assessment service for Private Equity and Venture Capital called The Brand Charge.  

He has a book coming out at the end of this year entitled “All Dreams on Deck – Charting the course for your life and Work”.    

Finally - Jeremy brings a unique global perspective to his work, as he is tri-lingual, and has lived and worked in Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, the UK, Venezuela, Brazil, Mexico and the US.  

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Website: www.farmerspantry.farm

Social Media Links:
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Farmerspantryusa
Twitter: https://twitter.com/farmpantry
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/farmerspantryusa

Quality Nutraceutical Vitamins and Supplements for Today’s Busy Lifestyle

November 16, 2016
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Jim Rex, President and CEO of the GHT Companies, a leading firm in the research, manufacturing, and sales and distribution of nutraceutical products joins eHealth Radio and the Health News and Nutrition Channels.

Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Jim Rex discuss the following:

  • Tell us about The GHT Companies, what is that that you do?
  • So, you work with Founding Scientists... would you explain further on that and maybe provide some examples?
  • In regard to your Branded line companies, please take a moment to explain how Vibrant Nutraceuticals fits into the equation.
  • If I put you in the tough position of advocating just 3 products in the Vibrant Nutraceuticals line that you believe will provide outstanding benefit to the consumer, which ones would you choose at this time and why?

Duration: 13:29

Jim Rex, President and CEO of the GHT Companies, brings to the GHT Leadership Team a unique combination of business expertise. His skill set includes over 15 years as CFO, over 20 years as President/CEO, and the ability to draw on the experience of consulting with over 100 companies in the areas of strategy, finance and focused problem-solving.

Under Jim's leadership, the company clarified their organization, with four brand names -- Green Leaf Sciences, Health Specialties Manufacturing, Global Health Trax, and Vibrant Nutraceuticals -- under the umbrella of The GHT Companies. Each brand name, or division, serves a specific purpose within the marketplace.

Jim has taught undergraduate/graduate coursework in finance, accounting, strategy and leadership; and, has been retained by organizations throughout North America to teach specific programs on problem-solving and effective communication techniques.

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Websites: www.theghtcompanies.com | www.vibrantnutra.com

Phyto Nutrients for Health: The next big Oil Boom.

November 1, 2016
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Todd Davis, the CEO & Founder of Endexx Corporation, a diversified company with two key operating entities (M3Hub/Autospense Technologies & CBD Unlimited-Hemp Nutraceuticals joins eHealth Radio and the Health News & Nutrition Channels. Todd has 26 years experience in the Investment Banking and Small Cap Markets.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Todd Davis discuss the following:

  • What's your background and how did you get into the CBD Industry?
  • What research or testing have you done with your products?
  • How do the products help people, how do they help pets?
  • What kind of feedback do you get from your customers?


Todd Davis is Chairman and CEO of Endexx Corporation and has been since 2003. Todd was an Investment Banker/Stockbroker, and trading analyst from1990-2000. He also serves and has served as CEO/President/CFO/COB and Director in multiple publicly traded companies from 2001-2016 (present).



Websiteswww.endexx.com | www.cbdunlimited.com | www.m3hub.com

Talking about that Middle Aged Spread with Melanie White of Downsize Me

September 28, 2016
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Melanie White, Director at Downsize Me again joins eHealth Radio and the Nutrition & Weight Management Channels. Melanie is a Certified Health and Wellness Coach who helps people to eat better, think differently and feel great.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Melanie White discuss the following:

  • Why is it that so many people seem to get ‘middle aged spread’?
  • How do stress hormones cause middle aged spread?
  • What sorts of things cause this stress you’re talking about?
  • How do blood sugar hormones cause middle aged spread?
  • What are three tips you can share to help people to reduce their spare tire?


Duration: 6:28


Melanie White is a Health and Wellness Coach who loves helping people to change the way they eat and think for a slimmer body, better energy and a longer, healthier life. After 13 years in a stressful corporate role in Perth as a Biologist, she realised empowering people was far more enjoyable and meaningful.


Melanie is the co Founder of Downsize Me, an eight-week food coaching program that helps people overcome the hormonal and mental barriers to weight loss. She also works as a coach trainer and business mentor for Wellness Coaching Australia.


She loves to share her skills and lifelong passions for food, gardening, activity, personal development and healing.


BSc (Biology; Honours); Metabolic Typing Advisor Level 1; Accred. Cert. Nutr (Cadence); Cert IV (Personal Training); Wellness Coaching Australia Level 3; Wellcoaches USA



Website: www.downsizeme.net.au


Social Media Links:
Facebook: facebook.com/DownsizeMeProgram
Twitter: @DownsizeMeAus


The views and opinions expressed on any program are those of the persons appearing on the program and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the eHealth Radio Network.

Nutrition Journey: Your Personal Pathway to Better Health

September 20, 2016
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Anna Baker, Founder and Head Nutritionist at Nutrition Journey, a hyper-customized online and in-person nutrition concierge service that functions like a monthly gym membership joins eHealth Radio and the General Health and Nutrition Channels.


Nutrition Journey offers members one-on-one nutrition coaching and meal plans, as well as ongoing education and guidance geared at cultivating an overall healthier, more balanced, and stress-free lifestyle.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Anna Baker discuss the following:

  • What inspired you to start Nutrition Journey?
  •  What are the benefits of having a personal nutritionist, and in particular what are the benefits of a service like Nutrition Journey? 
  • What are some good reasons, why people should prioritize nutrition and healthy eating?
  • How would you differentiate a diet from a healthy lifestyle?
  • What are some important things to be aware of when meal planning and grocery shopping, especially for people shopping on a tight budget?
  • What is one motto you live by to lead a healthy lifestyle?


Duration: 9:44


Anna Baker is the founder and principal nutritionist for Nutrition Journey, LLC. Once a sufferer of chronic illness and fatigue, Anna found a deep passion and respect for nutrition after proper diet and key lifestyle changes transformed her health, giving her a fresh and energized new outlook on life. In her progressive “membership” approach to nutrition education, guidance, and support, Anna has developed a modernized path toward addressing weight gain, food allergies, illnesses, and other health concerns through Nutrition Journey.


By fusing both the convenience of an online platform and the personalization of face-to-face meetings, she sets the standard for a more effective and realistic client-nutritionist relationship. Through her system, she has helped hundreds of men and women end their detrimental eating, fitness, and lifestyle habits in exchange for a more balanced way of living. The results: greater energy, function, and happiness overall. Anna holds a degree in Nutrition Studies from the lauded Flinders University in South Australia and is currently a Master’s candidate at Deakin University.



Website: www.nutritionjourney.com


Social Media Links:
Facebook: Nutrition Journey, LLC
Twitter: @nutritionjrny
Instagram: @nutritionjourney

Be Happy, Be Healthy, Be Free with Dr. Kristian H

September 15, 2016
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Dr. Kristian H, a millennial lifestyle expert, serial entrepreneur, health enthusiast, and author who has inspired women across the world to live healthy, happy, and free lives joins eHealth Radio and the Health News Channel.


Listen to interview with host Eric Michaels and guest Dr. Kristian H discuss the following:

  • Who is Dr. Kristian H?
  • You have accomplished so much in a short amount of time. From graduating from Yale, to getting a doctorate degree, to being featured in the Dr.Oz magazine. How were you able to do it- especially in such a short time?
  • What is a millennial lifestyle and how do you live it?
  • Health is in important part of your brand. What advice do you have for people who are looking to start a healthy lifestyle? 
  • What advice or tips do you have for our listeners who may be feeling stuck?
  • What does Be Happy, Be Healthy, Be Free mean?


Duration: 13:55


Dr. Kristian H is a serial entrepreneur, lifestyle expert, and health enthusiast.  She embodies the passion, fearlessness, and uniqueness that fuels her generation.  A Yale graduate and a Doctoral candidate at Johns Hopkins, Dr. Kristian H blends her academic knowledge, creativity, and unconventional philosophy to promote healthy, happy, and free lifestyles.


No day is the same for Dr. Kristian H, from teaching public health at George Washington to leading yoga classes to mentoring entrepreneurs. She is redefining success and helping others do the same.


A speaker, blogger, and health enthusiast, Dr. Kristian H is inspiring a generation to be happy, healthy, and free. You can be a part of her daily journey on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook!



Website: www.DrKristianH.com


The views and opinions expressed on any program are those of the persons appearing on the program and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of the eHealth Radio Network.