#79 Minerals and Joint Health, The Proper Way to Eat Cruciferous Vegetables, Safe Dating Protocols and Enjoying Toronto Restaurants Outdoors

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on May 11, 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 chat about the importance of minerals and joint health with Dr. Gordon Chang, the proper way to eat cruciferous vegetables with Shauna Lindzon, safe dating protocols with Carlyle Jansen  and enjoying Toronto restaurants outdoors with Vito Marinuzzi

We specifically discuss:

Minerals and Joint Health:

  • a holistic approach to nutraceuticals
  • inflammation
  • minerals – beyond calcium and magnesium
  • the role of trace minerals
  • B vitamins
  • absorption of minerals as you age
  • collagen
  • supplements

Cruciferous Vegetables:

  • the proper cooking of cruciferous vegetables
  • steaming
  • mustard seeds
  • maximizing cancer fighting elements of the vegetables
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • organic vs. non organic vegetables
  • vegetable washes

Safe Dating Protocols:

  • think about your goals, wants, needs
  • what do you have to offer?
  • dating technology
  • date planning
  • dating protocol
  • things to discuss on dates
  • conduct on dates

Toronto Restaurants Outdoors:

  • neighbourhood festivals
  • patios
  • crawls
  • our favourite patios

For more information about show sponsor OmegaAlpha go here.

To learn more about Shauna Lindzon go here

To read Carlyle Jansen’s article in Tonic Magazine go here

To learn more about Vito Marinuzzi go here

#42 The Natural Treatment of Inflammation and Joint Pain, Building a “Kindful” Nation, Hydration and Returning to your Passion

Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on August 25th, 2018 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 the natural treatment of inflammation and joint health with Tawnya Ritco; building a “kindful” nation with Bhante  Saranapala “The Urban Buddhist Monk”, hydration with Tonic Holistic Nutritionist Megan Horsley and returning to your passion with street artist Mr. Hydde.

Also….The Soul Segment with Lisa Marvin and Pure Beauty with Dr. Kristen Ma ND

We specifically discuss:

The Natural Treatment of Inflammation and Joint Health:

  • What is inflammation?
  • Inflammation and pain
  • Response to injury
  • stress and inflammation
  • diet and inflammation
  • turmeric, celery
  • supplementation
  • hydration
  • pain and mental health
  • diaphragmatic breathing

Building a “Kindful” Nation:

  • What does it mean to be “kindful”?
  • mindfulness
  • kindness
  • being kind to yourself
  • do no harm to yourself or others
  • shifting attention
  • creating a kindful nation in Canada
  • canadaamindfulnation.ca

THE SOUL SEGMENT: Celebrity Reading

Summer Hydration:

  • The importance of water in the body
  • electrolytes
  • hydration is seasonal
  • tap water – chlorine and fluoride
  • fluoride and iodine
  • spring water
  • water filtration system
  • other fluids: coconut water, maple water

PURE BEAUTY: Basil and Holy Basil

Returning to your Passion

  • Walking away from your passion
  • Coming close to success
  • Coming back to your passion
  • Refocusing the attention
  • Creating for yourself, but connecting to the world
  • Momentum
  • Enjoying the process over the result
  • The Bushwick Collective

Links:

For more information about show sponsor Purica go here.

To learn more about the Urban Buddhist Monk and Mindful Canada Symposium go here.

To learn more about Mr. Hydde go here.

To learn more about Megan Horsley go here.

To learn more about Lisa Marvin go here.

To connect with Dr. Kristen Ma of Pure+ Simple go here.