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Genetic Susceptibility, Change in Physical Activity, and Long-term Weight Gain.

This article is best summarized by the Metagenics Institute. “In the US, with more than 60% of adults and over a third of all children considered overweight or obese, the struggle to lose weight is a difficult battle. This is made more evident by statistics indicating that as many as 80% of people who lose Read more about Genetic Susceptibility, Change in Physical Activity, and Long-term Weight Gain.[…]

HIIT for Fastest Improvement of Diabetes Control

Insights by: Dr. Gary Olsen DC CSCS Conclusion: This 2 week trial had participants do high intensity interval training(HIIT) for 6 sessions. Those with type 2 diabetes had a significant improvement in their glucose and fatty acid uptake. HIIT involves performing intense anaerobic activities for a short period, usually 30 seconds followed by a few Read more about HIIT for Fastest Improvement of Diabetes Control[…]

Exercising to Reduce Mortality

How much exercise to reduce all-cause mortality or death rate? Insights by: Dr. Gary Olsen DC CSCS Conclusion: Do you want to reduce your risk of death by up to 40%? Get a minimum of 2 days a week of moderate intensity exercise for at least 30 minutes! Current physical activity guidelines recommend 150 minutes Read more about Exercising to Reduce Mortality[…]

High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) Reverses Aging

Insights by: Dr. Gary Olsen DC CSCS Conclusion: Get moving! Everyone knows exercise is beneficial for a variety of reasons. This study from the Mayo clinic adds to this knowledge. HIIT helps at the molecular level and metabolically. It reverses certain aspects of aging specifically protein function and the creation of new proteins. It is Read more about High Intensity Interval Training (HIIT) Reverses Aging[…]