#164 Preparing Your Bedroom For Winter, Top Nutrition Trends of 2020, ADR and Divorce, and Pros and Cons of Cooking Oils

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on December 26 and 27, 2020 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss preparing your bedroom for winter with Adarsh Shah, the top nutrition trends with Shauna Lindzon, alternative dispute resolution and divorce with Rachel Nusinoff and the pros and cons of cooking oils with Dr. Emily Lipinski ND

We specifically discuss:

Preparing Your Bedroom For Winter

  • How can we keep our bodies warmer at night?
  • How do you make your mattress cozy?
  • How do we help to get ourselves up in the morning?
  • Pillows
  • Alarm Clocks
  • Goal Setting
  • Improving breathing during sleep
  • Alleviating stress

Top Nutrition Trends of 2020

  • People new to cooking
  • Plant based nutrition and eating
  • Veganism
  • Intermittent fasting
  • Mindful eating

ADR and Divorce

  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • The impact of Covid-19
  • Med/Arb hybrid
  • Self-representation
  • Collaborative divorce

Pros and Cons of Cooking Oils

  • Health benefits of cooking oils
  • Processed and hydrogenated oils
  • The role of fat in our bodies
  • Avocado oil
  • Coconut oil
  • Extra-virgin olive oil

For more information about show sponsor Ultramatic and Adarsh Shah go here.

To learn more about Shauna Lindzon, go here

To learn more about Rachel Nusinoff go here

To learn more about Dr. Emily Lipinski ND go here

 

#71 Innovations in Cannabis, Zinc and Men’s Health, Mindfulness and Self-Confidence and Cancer Food Myths and Controversies

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on March 16, 2019 on AM740 and FM 96.7 in Toronto. Topics covered on the show track the lifestyle articles and themes published in Tonic Magazine. This week we discuss cannabis innovations with Shekhar Parmar, zinc for men’s health with Megan Horsley, mindfulness and confidence with Tracey Soghrati and Cancer Food Myths and Controversies with dietician Shauna Lindzon.

We specifically discuss:

Cannabis Innovations

  • The process of getting a cannabis product to market
  • The Canadian industry reputation
  • Is Canada “cutting edge” in terms of innovation?
  • Delivery Systems
  • Fostering business – federally, provincially
  • Closing window of advantage
  • University support – courses, research
  • Areas of innovation in the industry
  • Other cannibanoids
  • New delivery systems
  • Formulations of specific cannibanoid combinations for specific health issue

Zinc For Men’s Health

  • How does zinc help with men’s health
  • Testosterone/Estrogen
  • Sperm production
  • Antibacterial
  • Food sources of zinc
  • blood pressure reduction
  • cholesterol reduction
  • thyroid health
  • zinc in reproductive health

Mindfulness and Self-Confidence

  • Awareness of mindset
  • fixed vs. growth mindset
  • cognitive restructuring of fixed mindset
  • cognitive distortions
  • catastrophising
  • over-generalization
  • core-negative image
  • filtering
  • cultivating compassion for ourselves

Cancer Food Myths and Controversies

  • Soy/Cancer connection
  • whole soy vs. highly processed soy
  • phytoestrogens
  • Organic and Non GMO foods
  • Is coconut oil healthy?
  • Does sugar feed cancer?

Links:

For more information about show sponsor Harvest Medicine go here.

To read Megan’s article in Tonic Magazine go here.

To learn more about Tracey Soghrati go here.

To learn more about Shauna Lindzon go here.