Stockpile this

Stockpile This… The world is becoming a bit more chaotic day by day. Whatever your belief on the reasons why things have gone this far, the COVID-19 virus has been declared a global pandemic by the WHO. Are you being told to prepare for lengthy stays at home? Many people are. Now, it’s been quite […]

Evidence for Tools in the Toolbox

A quick one today. I will take a brief look at a recent study in the American Journal of Clinical Nutrition examined Intermittent Fasting (IF), Paleolithic diet (PD) or Mediterranean diets (MD) and compared results of weight-loss and other biomarkers of health and disease. Methods were as follows: Subjects (250 overweight, otherwise healthy adults chose […]

An Excerpt from Intermittent Fasting for Metabolic Flexibility and Fat Loss

An Excerpt from Intermittent Fasting for Metabolic Flexibility and Fat Loss I’m always reading and researching on various strategies and concepts to help me control weight, improve metabolic health and get strong and fit. I’m excited to say, I’ve been trialling an interesting concept lately that seems to be working very well for me at […]

Welcome Back to New and Improved Dan T

Welcome Back to New and Improved Dan T Dan T here. Things are starting to come together and I’m ready to start posting regular content here, and am in the process of launching my new estore including services that I offer. I’m also exploring the idea of relaunching a podcast with perhaps both an audio […]

Your lifestyle your choice

Your lifestyle your choice Over the last 14 years of experience as a Dietitian in Ontario, Canada, I’ve developed a few useful tools/concepts to help clients better achieve their goals.  During these thousands of interactions, some very striking trends/associations emerged.  As this “model” evolved, research started to provide evidence for the components of overall health […]

EP40 Interview with the most Ethical Dietitian I know

EP40 Interview with the most Ethical Dietitian I know On today’s show, I chat with one of the most ethical dietitians I’ve ever met, other than yours truly!  I’ve long been disappointed and annoyed by some of my colleagues and the organizations that represent my profession as a Dietitian.  And that is how I found Andy […]

EP30 Healthiest and Fittest Summer Ever

EP30 Healthiest and Fittest Summer Ever Today Dave and I talk about strategies to make this your healthiest and fittest summer ever!! Be sure to let us know your opinions & questions in the comments section. Also, be sure to share this on social media & Itunes as well. CONTEST REMINDER (Please use this written contest […]

EP22 The Truth in the Fools

EP22 The Truth in the Fools Today’s show is a tribute to April Fools Day!  We hope you enjoy our “twisted humor” look at some of the wacky ways that people have tried to battle the bulge throughout time! Enjoy the show! Talk to you next week! Dan T & Dave B Listen to Episode […]

STAY OUT OF KETOSIS… signed the weight loss industry!

 STAY OUT OF KETOSIS!!! Yes. That’s right.  The weight loss industry wants you to be afraid of ketosis so you will stay heavy and need to buy more crap to try to get lean!  Oh yeah. And grain producers & food companies want this too, because then you will be a “heavy user”. – YES.  […]

EP21 The Madness of March

EP21 The Madness of March March is here & there is definitely madness in the air.  Not just bracetology, but now is the time when we might start thinking about how to shed that excess winter weight (body fat) so that we can look better/good naked! In today’s show, we discuss how this time of year […]

EP20 What lies beneath common Thyroid issues?

EP20 What lies beneath common Thyroid issues? What lies beneath sounds like an awesome spine-tingling thriller movie starring Michelle Pfeiffer and Harrison Ford (here), and in one way that’s how we mean it too! In today’s show, we discuss the Thyroid.  Particularly, Hypothyroidism & how very common it is in the world of weight gain. […]

EP17 Get the F$*! up or die!

EP17 Get the F$*! up or die! No, it’s NOT the name of the latest Action movie starring Steven Seagal or Jason Statham.  But, it probably could be!  We’re talking about a strategy that we can all use to SAVE OUR LIVES!  Literally, getting up to prevent the negative effects of sitting too much! By […]

EP9 Dave and Dan Rant on the Health Industry

EP9 Dave and Dan Rant on the Health Industry Today, Dave & Dan will RANT on the health industry as a whole! We hope you enjoy listening, as much as we enjoyed the RANTING! Enjoy this PODCAST in health & fitness!   We hope you enjoyed this episode of Canadian Minds on Health the PODCAST!  Be sure […]

EP8 Santa has Metabolic Syndrome PROTECT YOURSELF!

EP8 Santa has Metabolic Syndrome It’s that time again!  Time for the malls to become super-crowded & if you go to church, all the people who never attend regularly will start piling in!  And more to our point, it’s time for our workplaces to become pitfalls of crappy food & sweet treats! In Canada, once […]

EP7 Zzzzzzzzombie apocalypse – why & how to sleep better

EP7 Zzzzzzzzombie apocalypse In today’s Episode, Dave & Dan discuss SLEEP and how important it is for health, performance & longevity! I did a post on Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) (here). Read that one for a bit more info on that. Dave did an awesome post on SLEEP in general (here).  Read that for more info on […]

EP4 UNREAL TV The Biggest Loser

In today’s Episode, Dave & I will be Ranting on & critiquing the BIGGEST LOSER TV show. Dave did an excellent post on the Biggest Loser (here).  Read that one if you want a bit more info on the topic. Obesity is defined as too much body weight for the person’s height. It uses body […]