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Michael Pollan

Michael Pollan

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssMichael PollanAuthorBorn: 1955Michael Pollan is a journalist, author, and professor at Harvard University and UC Berkeley. He is also a contributor to the New York Times Magazine. Pollan primarily writes books about food and culture,...

The Ultimate Guide to the Ketogenic Diet

The Ultimate Guide to the Ketogenic Diet

INTRODUCTION TO THE KETOGENIC DIET Glucose is one of the body’s fuels, but ketones are another. A ‘ketone’ is what fat is called when it is used as fuel, and ketones are produced in the liver. The ketogenic (keto) diet involves eating high-fat, low-carb foods, which...

Mat Fraser

Mat Fraser

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramMat FraserAthleteBorn: 1990Mat Fraser has a background in Olympic weightlifting but was injured in 2009 and had to stop. He then went to college and got a degree in mechanical engineering. He says CrossFit did not initially appeal to...

Joseph Mercola, D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathy)

Joseph Mercola, D.O. (Doctor of Osteopathy)

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssJoseph Mercola, D.O.Medical DoctorBorn: 1954Joseph Mercola received his medical degree from Midwestern University. He is a licensed physician and surgeon in the state of Illinois. Mercola is also trained in traditional and natural...

Jillian Michaels

Jillian Michaels

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssJillian MichaelsFitness Expert Born: 1974Jillian Michaels is most famous for hosting the TV show The Biggest Loser. She says being an overweight child was traumatic (she weighed 175 lbs at 5’2”) and instrumental in creating her...

Bear Grylls

Bear Grylls

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramBear GryllsSurvivialist Born: 1974From a young age, Edward ‘Bear’ Grylls was always a bit a daredevil and loved to be moving, doing activities such as sailing, climbing, karate and skydiving. He served in the British Army reserves in the...

Andrew Weil

Andrew Weil

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssAndrew WeilDoctorBorn: 1942Originally from Philadelphia, Andrew Weil is an internationally famous proponent of alternative medicine and holistic health. He was always intrigued by plants and attended Harvard University where he...

Mark Hyman, M.D.

Mark Hyman, M.D.

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssMark Hyman, M.D.Medical DoctorBorn: 1959Dr. Mark Hyman has made it his life’s work to tackle chronic disease. He says we all deserve a life full of vitality and that we can create it for ourselves. Hyman has written several books on...

Dr. Jordan Peterson

Dr. Jordan Peterson

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssDr. Jordan PetersonPsychologist, AuthorBorn: 1962Dr. Jordan B Peterson is a Canadian clinical psychologist who taught at Harvard and the University of Toronto, and became a YouTube sensation for his controversial opinions on a variety...

Mehmet Oz, M.D.

Mehmet Oz, M.D.

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssMehmet Oz, M.D.Medical DoctorBorn: 1960Born in Ohio, Dr. Oz attended Harvard as an undergraduate and got a degree in biology. He also played on the football team and won a championship in water polo. He received his medical degree...

Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssDr. Joel Fuhrman, M.D.Medical DoctorBorn: 1953Dr. Joel Fuhman is internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing. His speciality is disease prevention and reversal through better nutrition. He coined the term...

Dominic D’Agostino

Dominic D’Agostino

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssDominic D’Agostino, Ph.D.Medical DoctorBorn: 1974Dr. Dominic D’Agostino is a professor at the University of South Florida with a concentration in the ketogenic diet, biochemistry and metabolism amongst other things, and especially the...

Chelsea Handler

Chelsea Handler

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssChelsea HandlerComedienneBorn: 1975Chelsea Handler tried beauty pageants in her home state of New Jersey before moving to LA to give acting a go. She decided to get into comedy after telling a story in her DUI class that got everyone...

Zac Efron

Zac Efron

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramrssZac EfronActorBorn: 1987A native Californian, Efron’s father encouraged him to try acting as a youngster. He also took up singing lessons. After graduating from high school, Efron landed guest roles on some tv series, including ER,...

Brooke Wells

Brooke Wells

facebooktwitteryoutubeinstagramBrooke WellsCrossFit AthleteBorn: 1995Brooke Wells is a 4 time CrossFit Games athlete. She started in the CrossFit competition when she was a high school senior. She was a gymnast and did track in high school and turned down a college...

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