#026: The Functional Juice Feast: A Practical Guide to Superior Health [Podcast]
December 22, 2013•33 min
Are you in need of a radical AND practical boost to your health? In today's episode of The 5 AM Miracle Podcast I reveal how to complete a fresh vegetable juice feast without taking time off work.Photo Credit: SweetOnVeg via Compfight ccWhat is a juice feast? Great question. Think of it this way, imagine drinking a huge amount of fresh (and tasty!) vegetable juice, losing weight, and boosting your energy at the same time.The nutrients you ingest will provide more health benefits in 7 days than the average person gets in 60. Ready to hear more? Thought so.Listen to Episode #026Download the Script
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The Tip of the Week
This week's tip is a quick discussion about my Top 3 Books for Plant-Based Diets:The 80/10/10 Diet by Dr. Douglas N. Graham
The China Study by T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D.
Finding Ultra by Rich Roll (listen to my interview on Rich on Episode #21)Featured Content
In this episode, I discuss:What a juice feast is and WHY it's a life-changing experience.
What juicer would be best for you.
How to practically complete a juice feast while still maintaining your day job.
What options you have to get healthy quickly.
What ingredients are essential to get the best bang for your buck.
How long a juice feast should last to get the most benefits.
How often you could do a juice feast to maintain optimal health.Resources Mentioned in the ShowJay Kordich [The Father of Juicing]
The Juiceman's Power of Juicing [book by Jay Kordich]
Fat, Sick, and Nearly Dead [documentary about juicing]
JuiceFeasting.com [92-day juice feasting program]
Juice Nashville [juice delivery service]
The Urban Juicer [juice bar in Nashville]
Hurom Slow Juicer [the masticating juicer I own, use, and LOVE]
Norwalk Juicers [the best juicers on the market]
Nut Milk Bag [juice extraction]
Ready to Start Juicing? Let`s Do This [blog post by Jeff Sanders]
Vitamix Blender [the premium blender I use and LOVE!]
Stanley Thermos [great for storing juices and keeping them cold]AnnouncementsVote for The 5 AM Miracle on the 2nd Annual Stitcher Awards!
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