YPSI – Wolfgang Unsoeld

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Food-induced Hypoperfusion of the Brain 

Optimal brain function is important. Important for physical and cognitive health. And for progress in training and competition. Optimal brain function depends on optimal blood flow to the brain. Blood flow is called perfusion. Hypoperfusion is therefore a lack of bloodflow. And quantity next to quality of bloodflow is an[…]

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Homemade High Pectin Apple Sauce for a Leaky Gut

An apple a day, keeps the doctor away.  An old saying that everyone heard before. A statement that is often based on the vitamin and micronutrients content of the apple. Yet there is actually much more to an apple than just that. Next to some well-known benefits, it has been[…]

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The Insulin Myth

„Insulin is the only hormone that one has complete control of, as one never accidentally eats anything“ Thats a statement that has been around for while. A statement that is false. Its a myth. Yet I have recently just been told the exact same again. This statement is based on the assumption[…]

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Carnivore Diet

The word carnivore comes from the latin words caro, meaning „meat“ and vorare meaning „to devour“. So it basically means meat eater, which terms this diet nicely, as all you can eat on the Carnivore Diet is meat. Thats correct its a meat only diet. And it brings some benefits.[…]

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The Illusion of Hard Work

Putting in hard work and being a hard worker is something that comes up often in the context of success in business and sports. Many times entrepreneurs and athletes claim they gonna win or won because they are hard workers. Which is never true. Hard work doesn’t matter has much[…]

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3 Things I have learned from John Danaher

In periodization there is the principle of: „The greater the width of the general preparation, the greater the height of the specific preparation“. The same applies to learning. Over the last 10 years I have studied and learned from some of the greatest minds, that also have the greatest track[…]

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Functional Nutrition

There is Functional Training. And there is Functional Medicine. And lately there has been the growing field of Functional Nutrition. What is Functional Nutrition? The term functional is defined as „something that is of function“. And nutrition is defined as „the sum of the processes by which one takes in[…]

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Your Leaky Gut & Performance

The digestive system basically made out of three parts: the stomach, the large intestine and the small intestine. And the digestive system has two primary purposes. First, healthy digestion processes food so that the important nutrients enter bloodstream and nourish the body. At the same time the digestive system filters[…]

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