The Experts

December 6, 2015

JJ Virgin

The Sugar Impact

JJ helps clients lose weight fast by breaking free from food intolerances and crush their sugar cravings. She is author of New York Times bestsellers The Virgin Diet and The Virgin Diet Cookbook and her newest book: The Sugar Impact Diet. JJ is also a frequent blogger at Huffington Post, Mind Body Green, and other outlets as well as a popular guest on TV, radio, and in magazines. Learn More

December 6, 2015

Dr. Sara Gottfried

Hormones and the Whole You

Sara Gottfried, MD, is a physician, author, speaker. A Harvard/MIT-trained physician scientist with more than 20 years experience, she’s an integrative physician practicing functional medicine. Dr. Sara doesn’t treat problems or even symptoms. She treats people and specializes in getting to the root cause of disease. Yoga teacher, mom, and author of the New York Times bestselling book, The Hormone Cure, Dr. Sara also teaches online workshops for weight loss and detoxification. Learn More

December 6, 2015

James Colquhoun

Real Food and Your Health

James Colquhoun is a filmmaker, along with Laurentine ten Bosch, James created and filmed Food Matters, offering it as a tool for individuals to take charge of their own health. The FoodMatters.tv website is a leading resource in the natural health world with over 3.7 million visitors since 2008. Their latest documentary, Hungry For Change, reveals how the diet and processed food industries are the enemies of permanent weight loss, vibrant health, and natural living. James studied nutrition at the Global College of Natural Medicine in Santa Cruz, California. Learn More

December 7, 2015

Jonathan Bailor

The Calorie Myth

Jonathan Bailor is an author, the founder of SANESolution.com, a nutrition and exercise expert, and a former personal trainer who specializes in using modern science and technology to simplify health. Bailor has collaborated with top scientists for more than 10 years, analyzing over 1,300 studies, and garnered endorsements by doctors and scientists from Harvard Medical School, Johns Hopkins, and UCLA. Bailor serves as the CEO for the wellness technology company Yopti. He authored the internationally bestselling book The Calorie Myth, hosts a popular syndicated health radio show, and blogs on The Huffington Post. Additionally, Bailor has registered over 25 patents, and served as a Senior Program Manager at Microsoft. Learn More

December 7, 2015

Jessica Ortner

Tapping for Weight Loss and Body Confidence

Jessica Ortner is a producer of The Tapping Solution, the breakthrough documentary film on EFT/Meridian Tapping. She is the author of The Tapping Solution for Weight Loss and Body Confidence – a book based on her revolutionary online program, which has helped more than 3,000 women tackle the stress that leads to weight gain. She is also the host of The Tapping World Summit, an annual online event that has attracted more than 500,000 attendees from around the world. She has been interviewing experts in the personal development field since 2007, having conducted more than 200 broadcast interviews to date. Learn More

December 7, 2015

Yuri Elkaim

How to Eat for Energy

Yuri Elkaim is a health and fitness expert, “energy nutritionist”, and author of The All-Day Energy Diet. He’s most known for helping people enjoy all-day energy and amazing health in a very short period of time without radical diets or gimmicks. He’s also a former pro soccer player and served as the strength & conditioning and nutrition coach at the University of Toronto for 7 years. He’s on a mission to transform the lives of more than 10 million people by 2018. Learn More

December 8, 2015

Dr. David Perlmutter

Grain Brain

David Perlmutter, MD is the New York Times Bestselling author of Grain Brain, The Surprising Truth About Wheat, Carbs and Sugar – Your Brain’s Silent Killers. Dr. Perlmutter is a Neurologist and Fellow of the American College of Nutrition who received his M.D. degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. He lectures at medical institutions such as Columbia University, the University of Arizona, Scripps Institute, New York University, and Harvard University. He has contributed extensively to the world medical literature and is the author of 7 books. He is the Editor-In-Chief of the peer reviewed medical journal Brain and Gut. Dr. Perlmutter has appeared on numerous national broadcast programs including the Today Show, Dr. Oz, CBS This Morning, ABC’s 20/20, Fox News Channel, Fox & Friends, Oprah and Larry King Live. In 2010 he was awarded the Humanitarian of the Year award from the American College of Nutrition, and 2006 he won the National Nutritional Foods Association Clinician of the Year Award. Dr. Perlmutter also serves as a Medical Advisor for the Dr. Oz Show. Learn More

December 8, 2015

Emily Fletcher

Meditation & Mindful Eating

Emily Fletcher is meditation teacher known for her work at Google, Summit Series, Barclays Bank and Viacom. She is a regular on Huffington Post LIVE and recently taught at the Gabriel Method retreat at The Omega Institute and at GATE, the Global Alliance of Transformational Entertainment with Eckhart Tolle. Emily began her extensive training in Rishikesh, India under world-renowned meditation instructors. Emily was inspired to become a meditation teacher after experiencing the profound physical and mental benefits it provided during her 10-year career on Broadway. Learn More

December 9, 2015

The Caltons

Micronutrients and Mind-Body Health

Mira and Jayson Calton are among the world’s leading experts on the topics of weight management, lifestyle medicine and micronutrient deficiency. Their high success rate working with adults and children to achieve sustainable weight loss and reverse health and disease conditions has made their consultancy highly sought after by celebrities, athletes and top corporate executives around the world. It is their belief that becoming micronutrient sufficient is the first step towards preventing and reversing many of today’s most prevalent health conditions and diseases. Always working as a team, the Caltons are columnists and contributing editors in multiple local and national publications and media outlets, including FOX, CNN, Wall Street Journal, and many more. Learn More

December 9, 2015

Dawson Church

Energy Psychology and Tapping for Weight Loss

Dawson Church, PhD, is an award-winning author whose best-selling book, The Genie in Your Genes, has been hailed by reviewers as a breakthrough in our understanding of the link between emotions and genetics. He founded the National Institute for Integrative Healthcare to study and implement promising evidence-based psychological and medical techniques. His groundbreaking research has been published in prestigious scientific journals. He is the editor of Energy Psychology: Theory, Research, & Treatment, a peer-reviewed professional journal. He shares how to apply these breakthroughs to health and athletic performance through EFT Universe, one of the largest alternative medicine sites on the web. Learn More

December 10, 2015

Dr. Howard Liebowitz

Hormones and Weight

Dr. Liebowitz was trained in Internal Medicine at USC, and worked as an Emergency and Trauma Physician for over 20 years at Cedars Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He served as the Medical Director at The Centinela Hospital Fitness Institute in Los Angeles, testing professional athletes. He was on the advisory board of Bally Health & Tennis, and 24 Hour Fitness, and is a Physician at the Pritikin Longevity Center. He co-founded and served as Medical Director of the Hall Center in Santa Monica, specializing in hormone balancing, anti aging, detoxification and alternative medicine programs. He was recently featured in Suzanne Somers’ books ‘Breakthrough’ and ‘Knockout’. He was highlighted on The Dr. Phil Show for his approach to Bio-identical hormone replacement and weight loss. His current practice is The Liebowitz Longevity Medical Center in Santa Monica, California, offering Functional Medicine, Alternative Medicine and Anti-Aging Medicine for ailments as diverse as cancer to menopause. Learn More

December 10, 2015

Marc David

Mind-Body Nutrition

Marc David is the Founder of the Institute for the Psychology of Eating. He’s a visionary, teacher and consultant in Nutritional Psychology. He’s the author of bestselling books Nourishing Wisdom and The Slow Down Diet, which have been translated into 10 languages. Marc’s teaching organization, The Institute of the Psychology of Eating, is the world’s only online school dedicated to a progressive, positive, holistic understanding of psychology and nutrition. The Institute teaches students and professionals how to effectively work with eating challenges in their internationally acclaimed Eating Psychology Coach Certification Training. The Institute also features programs for the public. Learn More

December 11, 2015

Dr. Jennifer Landa

Aging with Passion

Dr. Jen Landa is the Hormone Expert MD, author of the Amazon best seller, The Sex Drive Solution for Women, and creator of Rewire Your Desire, a program to help women get their passion back. She’s been featured on Dr. Oz, Fox News with Dr. Manny Alvarez, Oprah.com, and Elle, Women’s Health, and Shape Magazines. After a decade working as a traditional Ob/Gyn, Dr. Landa realized she wanted more for her patients and her patients needed more from her. She spent two years becoming certified in Preventive and Regenerative Medicine, with an emphasis on bioidentical hormones and nutrition. Her winning combination of western medicine and alternative therapies has revolutionized the way she practices medicine. Dr. Jennifer Landa is Chief Medical Officer of BodyLogicMD of Orlando. Learn More

December 11, 2015

Frank Ferrante

Whole Life Transformation

Frank’s resume is “eclectic.” He has been, in no particular order, a NY City cab driver, scrap metal hauler, dishwasher, census taker, mail boy, ditch digger, bouncer, illegal narcotics distributor, general contractor, actor, radio announcer, carpenter, avid reader, weight gain/weight loss aficionado, recovered alcoholic/junkie, cocaine crazy, smoker, speed freak; raw foodist, vegan, BBQ connoisseur, lover, hater, father, husband, grad student, good guy, bad guy, social activist. Frank is the subject of the award winning documentary “May I Be Frank” and featured in the documentary, “Hungry For Change”. These films reflect Frank’s journey back to health and spiritual redemption. Frank is an international spokesperson for personal transformation and weight loss, and author of the soon to be released book, “May I Be Frank “. Learn More

December 12, 2015

Carol Look

Gratefulness, Abundance and Healing

Intuitive Energy healer, Psychotherapist and EFT Master, Carol Look is an author, speaker, coach and the creator of “The Yes Code.” Before becoming an EFT Master, Carol was trained as a Clinical Psychotherapist and earned her Doctoral Degree in Clinical Hypnotherapy. Combining her traditional training with energy medicine and a deep intuitive capacity, Carol has been a leading voice in the EFT and energy psychology community for 18 years. She is recognized around the globe as a success and abundance coach. She authored the book, Attracting Abundance with EFT and two bestselling Amazon Kindle books. Her latest book, The Tapping Diet, was released in December 2014. In addition to mentoring thousands of energy practitioners, Carol recently launched an Abundance Coaching Program. Learn More

December 12, 2015

Ian Lawton

Redirect Negative Energy

Ian is a spiritual teacher of inner wisdom, universal love, self awareness, oneness, peace, and abundance. He is an author and lectures internationally on contemporary spirituality, technology and personal growth. Ian worked on Sydney’s inner city streets and saw the reality of human suffering first hand. He sought a spirituality that made a difference in the reality of life here and now. Ian admires anyone on an honest quest to live meaningful lives, no matter who they are or where life has taken them; homeless people, broken people, creative people, liberated people, recovering people, inquiring people, real people. Ian has lived and worked in three countries: Australia, New Zealand and America. Ian and his wife lead an online support community called Soulseeds. Its a fast growing and cutting edge social network of people interested in personal development, social change and the beautiful connectedness of life. Learn More

December 13, 2015

Dr. Terry Wahls

Heal Yourself with Intensive Nutrition

Dr. Terry Wahls is a clinical professor of medicine at the University of Iowa where she teaches internal medicine residents, sees patients in a traumatic brain injury clinic and conducts clinical trials. She is also a patient with secondary progressive multiple sclerosis, which confined her to a tilt-recline wheelchair for four years. Dr. Wahls restored her health using functional medicine and the Wahls Paleo diet, and now pedals her bike five miles to work each day. She is the author of The Wahls Protocol: How I Beat Progressive MS Using Paleo Principles and Functional Medicine and teaches the public and medical community about the healing power of intensive nutrition, and how a Paleo-style diet and therapeutic lifestyle changes can restore health and vitality. Learn More

December 13, 2015

Robert Peng

Qi Gong for Weight Loss

Robert Peng is a world-renowned Qigong Master, healer, and author of The Master Key: Qigong Secrets for Vitality, Love, and Wisdom. Robert was born and raised in Hunan, China. At age 8, he began an intensive apprenticeship under legendary monk Xiao Yao, an enlightened master known for his profound healing ability and martial arts skills. At 15, Robert performed a 100-day water fast in a small dark room at a monastery in the mountains of Hunan province. He underwent a radical spiritual transformation and awakened his healing powers. Master Xiao Yao encouraged Robert to develop his healing skills by studying with other Chinese masters. He pursued his training while attending university, majoring in English Literature. When he was 29, he began to teach publicly, and within 5 years he trained over 150,000 students in China. In 1997, Robert was invited to relocate to Australia. Seven years later, he moved to New York City. With his deep understanding of the ancient Chinese healing art of Qigong, and with extensive teaching experience in the western world, Robert has developed a unique way to teach Qigong that people from different cultures can easily understand and follow. Learn More

December 14, 2015

Donna Gates

Heal Your Digestion

Donna Gates is the international best-selling author of The Body Ecology Diet: Recovering Your Health and Rebuilding Your Immunity and The Body Ecology Guide to Growing Younger: Anti-Aging Wisdom for Every Generation. She is on a mission to change the way the world eats. The Body Ecology Diet was the first of its kind—sugar-free, gluten-free, casein-free, and probiotic rich. In 1994, Donna introduced the natural sweetener stevia to the U.S., began teaching about fermented foods, and coined the phrase “inner ecosystem” to describe the network of microbes that maintains our basic physiological processes—from digestion to immunity. Over the past 25 years, Donna has become one of the most respected authorities in the field of digestive health, diet, and nutrition. In 2013 she completed an Advanced Fellowship with the American Academy of Anti-Aging Medicine. Learn More

December 14, 2015

Dr. Amy Johnson

The Biology of Binge Eating

Dr. Amy Johnson is a psychologist, life coach, and the author of several books, including Being Human. Her work revolves around the basic truth that we are all fundamentally content and peaceful by nature, and that by tapping into the essential health, every day habits and suffering begin to fall away. Amy has been a guest expert on The Steve Harvey Show and Oprah.com, as well as in The Wall Street Journal and Self Magazine. Learn More

December 15, 2015

Pilar Gerasimo

Being Healthy Is A Revolutionary Act

Pilar Gerasimo is founding editor of Experience Life, a magazine dedicated to helping its 3 million readers live their healthiest, happiest, most authentic lives. She is Senior Vice President of Healthy Living for Life Time Fitness. Pilar’s passion is sharing the tools she has discovered over the course of her career as a journalist and advocate for healthy change. Pilar appears regularly on radio and TV, and enjoys teaching at retreat centers like Omega Institute and Rancho La Puerta. Her popular Revolutionary Acts column is a featured blog at Huffington Post. Her “101 Revolutionary Ways to Be Healthy” (now available as a free mobile app) has gotten more that half a million “likes” and more than 170,000 downloads. A Fulbright Scholar, Pilar lives on an organic cooperative family farm in Wisconsin. Learn More

December 15, 2015

Ross Bridgeford

Eat Alkaline Foods for Energy & Weight Loss

Ross Bridgeford is a writer, health coach, and nutrition addict, with a dream to energize the world. This dream started in 2004 with the creation of EnergiseForLife.com and later LiveEnergised.com, where he has published over 600 guides, recipes, and articles, read by more than 2 million people every year. Ross is the author of two alkaline-diet recipe books and the best-selling book The Water Diet. Ross has coached thousands of clients through his courses: The Alkaline Diet Course, The Alkaline Weight Loss Solution, and The Alkaline Cleanse Program. Learn More

December 16, 2015

Tyler Tolman

Detox Your Life

Tyler Tolman is the co-founder of ConsciousLifestyler, a global online community that helps its members to improve their health and take control of their lives through completely natural and healthy practices, tools, and values. After a lifetime of research into ancient practices for natural healing, he now dedicates himself to sharing his knowledge, allowing people to rediscover the brilliance of the natural world and its ability to heal and improve lives mentally, emotionally, physically, financially and socially. Through natural products, information, teaching, and guiding individuals through fasts, he helps people start living a life full of health, happiness, and independence. Learn More

December 16, 2015

Magdalena Wszelaki

Eating for Healthy Hormones

Magdalena Wszelaki is the founder of Hormones Balance and Thyroid Diet Coach, nutrition coaching practices that help women to rebalance their hormones with nutritional and lifestyle changes. Magdalena is a certified nutrition coach, speaker and educator with a long history of hormonal challenges which resulted from a highly stressful life in advertising – starting from Graves’ and Hashimoto’s Disease (autoimmune conditions causing thyroid failure) to adrenal fatigue and estrogen dominance. Today she is in full remission, lives a symptom-free life and teaches clients how to accomplish the same in her online coaching programs. Learn More

December 17, 2015

Eric Maisel

Free Your Creative Mind

Dr. Eric Maisel is the author of more than 40 books in the areas of creativity, meaning and mental health. He is a highly-regarded creativity coach and developed, “natural psychology,” the new psychology of meaning. Eric is a contributing writer at Psychology Today, Professional Artist Magazine, and also writes for sites like the Global Summit on Diagnostic Alternatives, Mad in America, Rehabs.com, and Fine Art America. Learn More

December 17, 2015

Jena la Flamme

Pleasurable Weight Loss

Weight loss coach and wellness expert Jena la Flamme helps women around the world fit into their favorite clothes, and feel fit and fabulous in healthy, lasting, pleasurable, natural ways—without dieting, deprivation, or giving up chocolate. She is founder of the Jena Wellness Center in New York City, which has been featured in Glamour, Pilates Style, and on the Discovery Health Channel. Jena is a certified holistic health counselor accredited by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners, la Flamme is a graduate of the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York City. Learn More