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Jul 19, 2017

Today Lawrence is joined by three guests. Daniel Gritzer and James Kenji Lopez-Alt from Serious Eats and Dr. Stephan Guyenet.

We're talking food, flavour, sugar addiction and neurochemistry in this episode - I hope you aren't hungry, because you will be soon!

While you're listening find us on social media, we're @ShredByScience on most social media and you can find us on Facebook by searching Shredded By Science. The Judd is @lawrence_sbs on Instagram.

Also, the Eat, Train Progress group on Facebook is full of lovely people! Join us!

You can also email us - info@shreddedbyscience.com.

On to the show!

04:50: What's the best cut of beef for stew?

08:24: Fitness people love minimising fat intake, can you reduce the fat content of this recipe?

10:09: What's the difference between flavour and taste?

13:14: Why can we only taste five different types of taste?

17:16: How do we detect each of these tastes?

21:07: How do flavours interfere and interact with each other?

28:12: How can you get more flavour out of your food without adding too many calories?

36:22: Where did James' love of food experimentation come from?

45:41: Why do we eat some food and not others?

55:30: What differences can we see in obese individuals and non-obese individuals when it comes to their bodies' reactions to food?

01:03:04: Is it likely that our neurochemistry will change over time to adapt to our new, modern environment? 

01:12:34: Is sugar addictive?

01:19:00: What advice do you have for those trying to maintain lower weight after fat loss?

Jul 12, 2017

We're pulling an episode from the darkest depths this week.

In this episode Lawrence is joined by Darko Botic.

His story is incredible and we are so grateful he shared it with us.

01:58 - Darko tells us when he realised he was about to die. 

07:00 - Lawrence asks how it felt to see the scale that high.

08:47 - Lawrence asks what made Darko turn to lifting.

10:11 - Darko tells us what was it like lifting for the first time.

15:07 - Lawrence asks did it help not having a target weight.

16:21 - What did Darko's regime look like, aside from the lifting? 

24:05 - Lawrence asks was the almost self-punishing training Darko took on an extension of internal feelings.

27:09 - Darko's attitude towards himself has changed and improved. What about other people's?

29:11 - With what Darko's gone through, does he think that his maintenance calorie input is different to someone else his weight? 

31:46 - Has Darko's self indentity change? 

37:00 - Lawrence asks if Darko ever gets the punitive urges that he did before.

39:15 - What was the hardest part of Darko's jounery? 

42:41 - Lawrence asks what would Darko's advice be to anyone looking to lose a large amount of weight,

While you're listening you can find SBS on Instagram and Snapchat @ShredByScience, the Judd is @LozJudd on Snapchat and @SBS_Lawrence on Instagram.

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The music in this episode was: 

"Volatile Reaction" Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) 
Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ 

Jul 5, 2017

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Readjusting his bullwhip and hat Lawrence has returned deep from an ancient tomb from which he brought this episode from the archives.

 

Lawrence and Patrick are discussing a few big questions today as they look at your first powerlifting meet.

This episode should be a great help whether you're a trainer or a competitor, so get your notebook out and get comfy.

01:18 - Should I cut weight?

04:10 - How should I change my programming?

07:27 - What should I pack?

22:29 - Attempt Selection 101

29:57 - Wake up in the morning and...

40:10 - How to warm up

44:52 - Actually lifting something

55:34 - Don't change anything!

58:28 - What if you miss an attempt?

While you're listening you can find SBS on Instagram and Snapchat @ShredByScience, the Judd is @LozJudd on Snapchat and @SBS_Lawrence on Instagram.

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