George DiGianni Health and Wellness
About This Show
Former trainer to Dennis Rodman, Mark Cuban and Michael Dell, George DiGianni is no ordinary fitness professional. George founded 21 Day Body Makeover (www.21DayBodyMakeover.com) and Genetic Direction (www.GeneticDirection.com), a leading provider of genetics-based personal health management programs. Both companies currently operate to help customers with unique goals.
With over 25 years of experience as a leader in the health and wellness industry, George DiGianni is passionate about helping others transform their lives and achieve profound positive change through personal and professional development. Author, talk show host, and behavior modification and wellness coach, George is a widely sought after speaker who empowers international audiences to redefine who they are and what they can accomplish.Read more »
Most Recent Episode
Can we really reverse Type 2 Diabetes?
4 days ago
Amy McKenzie, Ph.D., Research Scientist says her team is reversing type 2 diabetes. Type 2 Diabetes affects 30 million Americans and costs $327 billion annually. It has been, until now, considered chronic and progressive. Heart disease affects 1 in 3 adults and costs nearly $400 billion annually. Virta Health’s website is here: https://www.virtahealth.com We begin the show by learning some stats on how many American's have Type 2 Diabetes in the US today compared to 20 yrs. ago. And learning the difference between Type 1 Diabetes and Type 2 Diabetes I also get into some real, but sticky points. How many people with Type 2 want to be "healed"? Discussing people who "need" medication for a condition and the mentality of relying on meds giving a false belief of being healthy now that symptoms are managed. Virta Health claims to reverse Type 2 Diabetes. Is this simply through lifestyle change? Some more questions I ask Dr. McKenzie: How is Virta treatment different than others? What is the success rate? What emotional assistance do you give Part of the Virta Treatment involves a ketogenic diet. Is Intermittent fasting considered? We also discuss their new published May 2018 peer-reviewed research in Cardiovascular Diabetology on the cardiovascular benefits of the Virta Treatment. Virta Health claims to be the first company with a clinically-proven treatment to safely and sustainably reverse Type 2 Diabetes and other chronic metabolic diseases without the use of medications or surgery. Read more »