Author Archives: Brad Dieter

Our Top Diet Hacks to Improve Your Heart Health


Heart disease is a complex disease that can be caused by many different factors including genetics, environment, and lifestyle. While genetics and environment may not be in our immediate control, lifestyle definitely is.  Diet is one of the most effective lifestyle changes you can make to help lower your risk of heart disease. While you […]

What Does Eating Healthy Actually Look Like?


“Eating healthy” is a phrase frequently thrown around, but its meaning can be somewhat elusive. To truly understand what it means to eat healthily, we need to explore this concept in more depth. Let’s dissect it and uncover the key principles that can guide us towards making healthier dietary choices. Defining “Eating Healthy” Eating healthy […]

Managing Your Weight With NEAT: What is Non-Activity Thermogenesis?


What Is NEAT? Your body is a lot like your bank account, except instead of dollars, it uses calories as its currency. And instead of earning money through working and spending money on Uber Eats, your body earns calories through eating and spends calories by living.  The “spending” part can be thought of almost exactly […]

10 Things You Should Know About Carbs That Are Supported by Scientific Evidence


Carbohydrates, or carbs, have long been a topic of debate and discussion in the world of nutrition and health. From low-carb diets to carb-loading for athletes, there’s a wealth of information out there. However, not all of it is backed by solid scientific evidence. In this article, we’ll delve into 10 things you should know […]

The Secret to How All Diets Work


The quest for weight loss has spawned countless dieting trends and fads, each claiming to be the ultimate solution to shed those extra pounds. From the ketogenic diet to the Atkins diet, the vegan diet to the South Beach diet, the options seem endless. Surprisingly, despite their diverse approaches and restrictions, all successful diets have […]

What Is TDEE, and Why Knowing It Can Help You Lose Weight Faster


TDEE is an acronym for Total Daily Energy Expenditure, which is really just the name for the total amount of calories you expend in a day.  Another way to think about TDEE is that it is really just your total metabolism  That is it.  Super simple concept, but simple doesn’t mean unimportant. In fact, understanding […]