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Mar 18, 2015

Mar 11, 2015 Podcast: How To Make A Wart Disappear Fast, Does Subliminal Music For Weight Loss Work, How Long Can Fat Last You In A Race, Is Xylitol Healthy, Is Xylitol Healthy?

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Wednesday, March 18th - 9 pm EST / 6 pm PST / 1 am GMT. Duration: 60 min. "9 Biggest Productivity Killers & How To Avoid Them.". It is safe to say that the combined work of Joe Polish, Dave Asprey, Dean Jackson, Ben Greenfield, and Ari Meisel has completely reshaped the meaning of  “productivity” and “peak performance”. These guys have spent decades pushing the boundaries of the human body. Their heads are buzzing with hacks, secrets, and tools to help you become superhuman without burning out. They’ve got it all covered - automation, nutrition, exercise, scheduling, outsourcing, email. Everything has been tried and  tested between them with one aim - to do less and live more. They’re coming together for a really special event aimed at all budding productivity junkies but first, they want to do a free preview so you get a real taste of what’s on the horizon. Spaces are limited. Reserve your spot now by clicking here.

April 13-16, 2015: Ben is speaking at New Media Expo, where the world's top bloggers, podcasters and content creators teach you how to make money by creating content online, and how to enhance your blog, your podcast, your videos and any other media you create online. Better yet, you can come and attend the conference, then join Ben at Spartan Vegas on April 17! Click here to register for New Media Expo and use code "bgreenfield20" to get 20% off the current pricing.

April 24-26th, 2015: Come hear Ben and Jessa speak at PaleoFX 2015. The can't-miss conference that is the Who's Who gathering of the Paleo movement, with world-class speakers including best-selling authors, physicians, nutritionists, research scientists, professional athletes, trainers, sustainability and food activists, biohackers, and more (including Jessa's "Whipped Up Homemade Heavy Body and Face Lotion." and Ben's potentially offensive Pecha Kucha presentation).

May 1-3, 2015: Ben is speaking at Ari Meisel's Less Doing Conference, the year's top conference for learning about things like how to manage your email inbox, hack productivity, enhance your cognitive performance, learn how to use the latest and greatest phone apps and productivity software, free up as much time as possible, and much more! Click here to get more details and to book a free productivity call with Ari.

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Listener Q&A:

As compiled, deciphered, edited and sometimes read by Brock Skywalker Armstrong, the Podcast Sidekick and Audio Ninja.

How To Make A Wart Disappear Fast

Chris says: What can he do about this wart on the end of his toe? He has tried salicylic acid, freezing and cutting it off but none of these methods are ineffective and painful. Is there any way he can rid himself of them forever?

In my response, I recommend: -Lemon Essential Oil

Does Subliminal Music For Weight Loss Work?

Theresa says: She wants to know your take on Subliminal Music. She works from home she really enjoys some background noise. She has found some music that is supposed to help you willpower, weight loss, make you strong and powerful. Do you think these can actually help in the long run?

In my response, I recommend: -Subliminal music on Amazon (for weight loss, martial arts, pain relief, etc.)

How Long Can Fat Last You In A Race?

Cy says: What is the longest duration race or most austere race you have heard someone race on a ketogenic diet. He is thinking about a number of 8 to 24 hour adventure races this summer and is wondering if it is possible to maintain a fat burning base during that long of a race or if he would have to bump it up to a more standard carbohydrate base.

In my response, I recommend: -This podcast with Sami Inkinnen -FatChanceRow website

Is Xylitol Healthy?

Randy says: You recently talked about how mouthwash can kill gut bacteria. It got him thinking about Xylitol and how it is used to kill bacteria in your mouth (which is why it is effective in gum). Could this highly touted sweetener of the biohacking community be killing our gut flora? What are your thoughts on Xylitol? He has been using it in his morning coffee for quite a while now.

 

How To Increase Testosterone And Decrease Estrogen

Adam says: In your morning routine post you said that you take both the Aggressive Strength testosterone and an estrogen control. Why do you take both? Do they offset each other in a good way? What is the balance there?

In my response, I recommend: -Aggressive Strength Testosterone Booster -Aggressive Strength Estrogen Control