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You don't have to be born a Genius to become one. Follow health and science journalist, New York Times bestselling author, TV personality and nutrition expert Max Lugavere as he speaks to the most insightful minds of our time about what it means to live like a Genius.

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United States

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You don't have to be born a Genius to become one. Follow health and science journalist, New York Times bestselling author, TV personality and nutrition expert Max Lugavere as he speaks to the most insightful minds of our time about what it means to live like a Genius.

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English


Episodes

372: How to Defeat Negative Thoughts and Become an Optimist for Better Health, Happiness, and Longevity | Sue Varma, MD

2/21/2024
Dr. Sue Varma, a distinguished psychiatrist and Clinical Assistant Professor at NYU Langone Health, led the World Trade Center Mental Health Program post-9/11, pioneering trauma treatment. She is the author of Practical Optimism: The Art, Science, and Practice of Exceptional Well-Being. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: AG1 is my favorite multivitamin. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS. BUBS Naturals makes my favorite collagen, pure and unflavored, perfect for mixing into any drink, soup, or even recipes! Your hair, skin, and nails will thank you. Visit BUBSNaturals.com and use code GENIUS for 20% off. Sweetgreen is one of my favorite healthy fast-casual restaurants with delicious new protein plates to satiate your hunger and make you feel great. Use code MAX5 for $5 off in their app! First Light Farms produces beautiful, delicious, grass-fed meats on their pristine New Zealand farm, and ships them straight to your doorstep. Visit http://firstlight.farm and use code MAX15 for 15% off.

Duration:01:31:30

371: Why Boys and Men Are Suffering Today, and What To Do About It | Warren Farrell, PhD

2/19/2024
Dr. Warren Farrell has been a pioneering figure in gender studies since the 1960s. He is the author of The Boy Crisis: Why Our Boys Are Struggling and What We Can Do About It. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. BetterHelp is the world’s largest therapy platform, making professional therapy accessible, affordable, and convenient. Get 10% off of your first month of online therapy at BetterHelp.com/MAX. Open is a fun, community-driven, and science-based breathwork practice to regulate your nervous system and change your life. Use http://withopen.com/GENIUS for 30 days free.

Duration:01:37:30

370: How to Detox Common Environmental Pollutants That Cause Inflammation and Disease | Stephen Cabral, ND

2/14/2024
Dr. Stephen Cabral overcame his own health challenges through alternative medicine, inspiring him to help others achieve optimal health. He is the author of The Rain Barrel Effect: How a 6,000 Year Old Answer Holds the Secret to Finally Getting Well, Losing Weight & Feeling Alive Again! 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: LifeForce is a powerful, at-home biomarker testing solution (they test important biomarkers like ApoB, LDL, A1C, hormones, and more!). Head to MyLifeForce.com and use code GENIUS for 15% off. The Apollo wearable transforms how you feel through your sense of touch giving you more energy, less stress, a brighter mood, deeper relaxation and better flow. Get 15% off at ApolloNeuro.com/genius. HOPWTR is a delicious, non-alcoholic sparkling water crafted with bold hops and mood-boosting ingredients. Tasty af with zero calories, zero sweeteners, and zero gluten. Hit up http://hopwtr.com/max for 20% off your first purchase.

Duration:01:12:22

369: What You Need to Know About Protein Supplementation for Muscle Building and Fat Loss | Angelo Keely

2/12/2024
Angelo Keely is co-founder and CEO of Kion, a protein-focused company that offers premium, clean, research-backed supplements and foods that support a long and active life. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: AG1 is my favorite multivitamin. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS. Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. MUDWTR is a delicious, jitter-free beverage that can be enjoyed hot or iced (just like coffee) that energizes you but won't mess up your sleep! Head to http://mudwtr.com/genius and use code GENIUS for 15% off.

Duration:01:13:50

368: The Top Causes of Low Testosterone in Men and How to Boost It Naturally | Tracy Gapin, MD

2/7/2024
Tracy Gapin, MD, is a Board-certified urologist, men's health expert, author, and speaker who specializes in precision medicine. Using cutting-edge age management protocols, Dr. Gapin coaches Fortune 500 executives, entrepreneurs, and athletes to provide a personalized path to optimizing health & performance. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Open is a fun, community-driven, and science-based breathwork practice to regulate your nervous system and change your life. Use http://withopen.com/GENIUS for 30 days free. Sweetgreen is one of my favorite healthy fast-casual restaurants with delicious new protein plates to satiate your hunger and make you feel great. Use code MAX5 for $5 off in their app! Bite makes my favorite low toxin toothpaste alternative sent in refillable, compostable pouches! Head to trybite.com/genius or use code GENIUS for 20% off of your first order.

Duration:01:19:43

367: How to Heal Your Relationship With Food, Overcome Body Dysmorphia, and Find Self Love | Krista Williams

2/5/2024
Krista Williams is the co-host of the Almost 30 podcast, where she and her co-host Lindsey Simcik explore self-discovery, wellness, and personal growth with a diverse array of guests. With her infectious energy and passion for empowering others, Krista inspires listeners on their journey towards a more fulfilling and balanced life. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: ARMRA Colostrum protects, rebuilds, and strengthens your body’s barriers for defense against everyday threats and enhanced vitality. TryARMRA.com/genius and use code GENIUS to get 15% off of your first order. Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. LMNT is my favorite delicious, sugar-free electrolyte powder to leave you feeling charged up after a sweat sesh. Get a free 8-serving sample pack at drinklmnt.com/geniuslife. First Light Farms produces beautiful, delicious, grass-fed meats on their pristine New Zealand farm, and ships them straight to your doorstep. Visit http://firstlight.farm and use code MAX15 for 15% off.

Duration:01:26:44

366: How to Increase Willpower, Break Any Bad Habit or Addiction, and Stop Overeating | Judson Brewer, MD PhD

1/31/2024
Jud Brewer MD PhD is a psychiatrist and internationally known expert in mindfulness training for addictions. He has developed and tested novel mindfulness programs for habit change, including both in-person and app-based treatments for smoking, emotional eating, and anxiety. His new book, The Hunger Habit: Why We Eat When We're Not Hungry and How to Stop, is available now. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Sweetgreen is one of my favorite healthy fast-casual restaurants with delicious new protein plates to satiate your hunger and make you feel great. Use code MAX5 for $5 off in their app! The Apollo wearable transforms how you feel through your sense of touch giving you more energy, less stress, a brighter mood, deeper relaxation and better flow. Get 15% off at ApolloNeuro.com/genius.

Duration:01:03:47

365: The Skin, Joint, and Mobility Benefits of Collagen—How to Use, When to Take, Dosing, and More | Sean Lake

1/29/2024
Merging his career experience as a professional athlete, director of global marketing, and entrepreneur, Sean Lake has personally curated the product, communal spirit, and charitable mission that defines the BUBS Naturals brand. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: AG1 is my favorite multivitamin. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS. HOPWTR is a delicious, non-alcoholic sparkling hops-infused water crafted with bold hops and mood-boosting ingredients. Tasty af, with zero calories, zero sweeteners, and zero gluten. Hit up http://hopwtr.com/max for 20% off your first purchase. BUBS Naturals makes my favorite collagen, pure and unflavored, perfect for mixing into any drink, soup, or even recipes! Your hair, skin, and nails will thank you. Visit BUBSNaturals.com and use code GENIUS for 20% off.

Duration:01:16:17

364: The Latest Medical Advances to Slow or Reverse Aging, Prevent Disease, and Fight Pain | Adeel Kahn, MD

1/24/2024
Adeel Khan, M.D., is a board certified physician and one of the leaders in the clinical application of cell and gene therapies for anti-aging and chronic diseases. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Open is a fun, community-driven, and science-based breathwork practice to regulate your nervous system and change your life. Use http://withopen.com/GENIUS for 30 days free. LifeForce is a powerful, at-home biomarker testing solution (they test important biomarkers like ApoB, LDL, A1C, hormones, and more!). Head to MyLifeForce.com and use code GENIUS for 15% off. MUDWTR is a delicious morning or afternoon beverage that can be enjoyed hot or iced (just like coffee) that energizes you but won't mess up your sleep! Head to http://mudwtr.com/genius and use code GENIUS for 15% off.

Duration:01:10:13

363: Debunking Netflix's New Vegan Documentary Series, 'You Are What You Eat: A Twin Experiment' | Max Lugavere and Luke Cook

1/22/2024
Luke Cook is an actor, comedian, content creator, health science enthusiast, and former podcaster. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: HOPWTR is a delicious, non-alcoholic sparkling hops-infused water crafted with bold hops and mood-boosting ingredients. Tasty af, with zero calories, zero sweeteners, and zero gluten. Hit up http://hopwtr.com/max for 20% off your first purchase. AquaTru is a countertop reverse osmosis water purifier which removes 15x more contaminants than ordinary pitcher filters, including fluoride, PFAS, and heavy metals. Visit http://aquatru.com and use code GENIUS for 20% off. BUBS Naturals makes my favorite collagen, pure and unflavored, perfect for mixing into any drink, soup, or even recipes! Your hair, skin, and nails will thank you. Visit BUBSNaturals.com and use code GENIUS for 20% off. Disclaimer: This podcast is for general informational purposes only. The content on this podcast is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice.

Duration:01:08:35

362: How to Cultivate Secure Attachment for Healthy, Loving Relationships That Last | Adam Lane Smith

1/17/2024
Adam Lane Smith is a psychotherapist turned Attachment Specialist and personal coach. He created Attachment Bootcamp (use code MAX50 for 50% off) to help you develop secure attachment and cultivate love and romance that lasts. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. BetterHelp is the world’s largest therapy platform, making professional therapy accessible, affordable, and convenient. Get 10% off of your first month of online therapy at BetterHelp.com/MAX.

Duration:01:14:34

361: How a Broke College Grad Built a $1 Billion Salad Chain by Making Healthy Food "Craveable" | Nicolas Jammet

1/15/2024
Nicolas Jammet is the Chief Concept Officer and co-founder of Sweetgreen, the U.S.-based mission driven restaurant brand that serves healthy food at scale. Get my FREE '15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease' eBook here: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Sweetgreen is one of my favorite healthy fast-casual restaurants with delicious new protein plates to satiate your hunger and make you feel great. Use code MAX5 for $5 off in their app! HOPWTR is a delicious, non-alcoholic sparkling hops-infused water crafted with bold hops and mood-boosting ingredients. Tasty af, with zero calories, zero sweeteners, and zero gluten. Hit up http://hopwtr.com/max for 20% off your first purchase. AG1 is my favorite multivitamin. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS.

Duration:01:03:07

360: Why All Disease Begins in the Gut! How to Stop Bloating, Reflux, Inflammatory Bowel Disease, and More | Pran Yoganathan, MD

1/10/2024
Dr. Pran Yoganathan is a Gastroenterologist known for his commitment to evidence-based medicine and patient empowerment. Driven by a passion for human nutrition, he advocates for personalized healthcare, emphasizing dietary interventions over long-term medications, particularly in addressing conditions like Gastro-oesophageal Reflux (GORD), Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), and abdominal bloating. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Open is a fun, community-driven, and science-based breathwork practice to regulate your nervous system and change your life. Use http://withopen.com/GENIUS for 30 days free. Sweetgreen is one of my favorite healthy fast-casual restaurants with delicious new protein plates to satiate your hunger and make you feel great. Use code MAX5 for $5 off in their app! LifeForce is a powerful, at-home biomarker testing solution (they test important biomarkers like ApoB, LDL, A1C, hormones, and more!). Head to MyLifeForce.com and use code GENIUS for 15% off.

Duration:01:31:06

359: How to Get Lean and Strong in 2024 With Minimal Time and Effort | Mark Bell

1/8/2024
Mark "Smelly" Bell is a professional powerlifter and bodybuilder, the inventor of the Slingshot, and host of the Mark Bell's Power Project Podcast. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. The Apollo wearable transforms how you feel through your sense of touch giving you more energy, less stress, a brighter mood, deeper relaxation and better flow. Get $40 off at ApolloNeuro.com/genius. Bite makes my favorite low toxin toothpaste alternative sent in refillable, compostable pouches! Head to trybite.com/genius or use code GENIUS for 20% off of your first order.

Duration:01:39:57

358: The Best Peptides for Anti-Aging, Fat Loss, Sports Recovery, and More | William Seeds, MD

1/3/2024
William Seeds, MD, is a board-certified surgeon practicing medicine for over 25 years, Founder of the International Peptide Society, was the Faculty Developer and Lecturer of the A4M Peptide Certification Program, leading Peptide therapy researcher, and Founder of the Seeds Scientific Research & Performance Institute. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Maui Nui Venison makes the healthiest red meat you’ve ever tried: super lean and loaded with protein and antioxidants. Delicious, too! Use http://mauinuivenison.com/max for 20% off your order. ARMRA Colostrum protects, rebuilds, and strengthens your body’s barriers for defense against everyday threats and enhanced vitality. TryARMRA.com/genius and use code GENIUS to get 15% off of your first order.

Duration:01:28:52

357: The Top Foods That Speed Up Aging and Make You Look Older | Anthony Youn, MD

1/1/2024
Dr. Anthony Youn is a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon, Award-Winning Author, and Anti-Aging Expert. He is the most followed plastic surgeon on social media, with over 14 million total followers over TikTok, YouTube, Instagram, and Facebook. His latest book, Younger for Life: Feel Great and Look Your Best with the New Science of Autojuvenation, is out now. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. LMNT is my favorite delicious, sugar-free electrolyte powder to leave you feeling charged up after a sweat sesh. Get a free 8-serving sample pack at drinklmnt.com/geniuslife.

Duration:01:16:25

356: Biohacking Tools for Better Health, Longevity, and Mental Wellbeing; How to Properly Cook Organ Meats | Ben Greenfield

12/27/2023
Ben Greenfield is a former bodybuilder, Ironman triathlete, pro obstacle course racer, human performance consultant, speaker and author of thirteen books. Ben has been voted by the NSCA as America’s top Personal Trainer and by Greatist as one of the top 100 Most Influential People in Health And Fitness. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Maui Nui Venison makes the healthiest red meat you’ve ever tried: super lean and loaded with protein and antioxidants. Delicious, too! Use http://mauinuivenison.com/max for 20% off your order. ARMRA Colostrum protects, rebuilds, and strengthens your body’s barriers for defense against everyday threats and enhanced vitality. TryARMRA.com/genius and use code GENIUS to get 15% off of your first order. AG1 is my favorite daily multivitamin drink mix. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS.

Duration:01:18:25

355: Step-by-Step Guide to Losing Fat Without Losing Muscle; Protein Timing to Optimize Muscle Growth | Alan Aragon

12/25/2023
Alan Aragon is a nutrition researcher and educator with over 25 years of success in the field. He is known as one of the most influential figures in the fitness industry’s movement towards evidence-based information. He is the author of Flexible Dieting: A Science-Based, Reality-Tested Method for Achieving and Maintaining Your Optimal Physique, Performance & Health. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Puori provides IFOS-certified, high potency fish oil to satisfy all of your pre-formed omega-3 needs! Visit Puori.com/MAX and use promo code MAX to get 20% off site-wide. LifeForce is a powerful, at-home biomarker testing solution (they test important biomarkers like ApoB, LDL, A1C, hormones, and more!). Head to MyLifeForce.com and use code GENIUS for 15% off. JustThrive makes high quality probiotics with mental health in mind. Get 20% off the Just Calm and Just Thrive Probiotic when you go to JustThriveHealth.com and use code GENIUS at checkout!

Duration:01:24:43

354: NASA Astronaut Explains How to Live Your Dream Life and Achieve the Impossible | Mike Massimino, PhD

12/20/2023
Mike Massimino served as a NASA Astronaut from 1996 until 2014 and flew in space twice: STS-109 on space shuttle Columbia in March 2002 and STS-125 on space shuttle Atlantis in May 2009 – the final two Hubble Space Telescope servicing missions. He is the author of Moonshot: A NASA Astronaut’s Guide to Achieving the Impossible. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: AG1 is my favorite multivitamin. Enjoy a free 1 year supply of vitamin D and 5 free AG1 travel packs with your first purchase. All you have to do is visit drinkag1.com/GENIUS. LMNT is my favorite delicious, sugar-free electrolyte powder to leave you feeling charged up after a sweat sesh. Get a free 8-serving sample pack at drinklmnt.com/geniuslife. BUBS Naturals makes my favorite collagen, pure and unflavored, perfect for mixing into any drink, soup, or even recipes! Your hair, skin, and nails will thank you. Visit BUBSNaturals.com and use code GENIUS for 20% off.

Duration:01:18:44

353: The Anti-Aging Protocol to Prevent Belly Fat, Reduce Inflammation, and Stay Strong Forever | Mark Sisson

12/18/2023
Mark Sisson is an American fitness author, food blogger, and a former distance runner, triathlete and Ironman competitor. He's the founder of Primal Kitchen. 15 Daily Steps to Lose Weight and Prevent Disease PDF: https://bit.ly/46XTn8f - Get my FREE eBook now! Become a Genius Life Premium Member! Learn more: http://thegeniuslife.com This episode is proudly sponsored by: Bite makes my favorite low toxin toothpaste alternative sent in refillable, compostable pouches! Head to trybite.com/genius or use code GENIUS for 20% off of your first order. LivOn Labs are masters at liposomal encapsulation to maximize absorption of nutrients like vitamin C, magnesium threonate, glutathione and more. Right now get 1 free vitamin C box when you buy one at LivOnLabs.com/genius/. JustThrive makes high quality probiotics with mental health in mind. Get 20% off the Just Calm and Just Thrive Probiotic when you go to JustThriveHealth.com and use code GENIUS at checkout!

Duration:01:13:26