Fit Father’s Day Tips: A Focus on Men’s Health

Neal Barnard, M.D., F.A.C.C., Kimatni Rawlins, and Stephen Neabore, M.D., at the Physicians Committee in D.C.

June is Men’s Health Month so this Father’s Day the Physicians Committee is teaming up with fit fathers Stephen Neabore, M.D., and Kimatni Rawlins to learn about simple dietary modifications that can result in major health gains. Their top tips? Build meals around plant-based foods, like vegetables, fruits, whole grains, and legumes; stay active by moving for at least 30 minutes most days of the week; and lead by example. [Read more…]

Fit Fathers 7-Day “Fruit & Veggie” Spring Break

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Motivation = Dedication = Reinvention!

Hello friends and family. Please join Fit Fathers for 7 days of purity while consuming fresh, organic fruits and vegetables to clean out the gastrointestinal (GI) and prepare the body for a new spring season. Additionally, the goal is to increase our fiber intake as well as vitamin, mineral and antioxidant quantities. Without the added fat in the diet the body will begin burning fat pockets hanging around our glands, organs and stomach. Continuing exercise will further reduce or melt away the additional adipose fat.

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The 7-Day Summer Juice Cleanse

The 7-Day Summer Juice Cleans

It’s time for a summer refresh so please join Fit Fathers for the The 7-Day Summer Juice Cleanse right after 4th of July weekend.  This implies you are ready to clean out your plumbing including the gastrointestinal as well as your colon. Don’t be shy of these terms! It’s natural.

Why Juice? Though juicing disregards the fiber from fruits and veggies its benefits are plentiful. Vitamins and minerals are absorbed directly into the blood stream without the fiber, which slows digestion and absorption. Juicing heals and repairs tissue, strengthens the immune system and gives the digestion system and liver a well-deserved break. But most of all, a juice detox forces toxins out the body which in-turn encourages fat lost, since the body actually produces additional fat just to store and protect you from these toxins. Reduced toxins equals less body fat. Also juicing allows organs to temporarily vacation. [Read more…]

Just Juice It: The Orange Bowl!

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It’s Day 3 of our impromptu juice fast and we wanted a very energetic mixture. With this carrot based energy drink pressed from our Omega VRT350 masticating juicer we’ll have no problem conquering the Orange Bowl in dominant fashion. The formula is simple: carrots, celery, ginger and wheatgrass. Drink up and always drink clean!

Fit Fathers’ Green Goodness

Green Goodness_Fit_FathersToday’s fresh batch of Fit Fathers Green Goodness includes kale, celery, wheatgrass, pineapple, apple, peach, orange & ginger! Drink Clean