What The Fat (WTF)

What The Fat (WTF)

What the Fat (WTF) is hosted by cutting-edge researcher and author of The Ketogenic Bible, Dr. Ryan Lowery. Tune in to hear to discover tools for living the low carb lifestyle and hear from top experts in the field of ketogenic diets, biohacking, and optimal human performance... Show More
July 3, 2019 32 min

Episode #110

In this episode of What the Fat, I talk about the upcoming documentary Game Changer. In it, actor Arnold Schwarzenegger talks about not necessarily needing meat in order to be a pro-athlete and how a plant based diet can be just as beneficial. I challenge the concept of a plant based diet being healthier and better for the environment. I take a look at more than just the surface level arguments and dig deep in order to uncover the truth and present the facts.

 

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Takeaways

Are you actually saving animals by eating plants? I take a look at how meat based diets might not leave as much of a carbon footprint as a plant based diet. I also uncover common misconceptions that people have when it comes to the consumption of meat versus plants.

 

Links and Resources

Vegetarian Diets Actual Harmful

Still Killing Animals by Being Vegetarian

Greenhouse Gas Emissions

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Show Notes:

  • 1:00 Talking about Arnold’s new documentary Game Changer
  • 6:00 Athletes on plant based diets and the supplements they need to take
  • 10:45 Killing animals and how a vegetarian diet has an impact
  • 15:30 How brutal nature really is
  • 18:09 Comparing carbon emissions
  • 26:00 Looking at the ingredients of a popular vegetarian burger
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    Tweetables

     

    “Any person that eats meat should have to go out and hunt an animal.”

     

    “Tomorrow isn’t promised”

     

    “They are fueling you to go out and do something beneficial”

     

    “The optimal human diet consists of meat.”

     

    “If you are eating plants you are killing a ton of animals.”

     

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