Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on October 5 and 6, 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 the specific herbal remedies that help with various common conditions with Joel Thuna, what homelessness looks like in Toronto and what we can do about it with Teresa Vasilopoulos, the ins and outs of blood sugar control with Shauna Lindzon and why we should care about flexibility and mobility with Stacey Irvine.
Welcome to this episode of The Tonic, terrestrially broadcast on June 8, 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 protein powders with Dr. Gordon Chang, the treatment of ACL injuries with Dr. Khalil Masri, lifestyle choices for longevity with with Megan Horsley and entertaining guests with food allergies and preferences with Naomi Bussin
We specifically discuss:
Misconceptions about milk based protein powders
Milk protein isolates vs. whey protein isolates
Biological values – absorption by the body
Why do we need protein?
Vegetable based proteins – a lack of essential amino acids
Protein and weight loss
Protein for men or women
Protein for people recovering from illness
Treating ACL Injuries:
ACL injuries through twisting and hyper-extension of the knee