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Cutting Through the Nutrition Negativity with Dr. Layne Norton

The Keto Savage Podcast

With so much false information out there for us to consume, how do we know what’s “right” when it comes to fitness and nutrition? Today, Dr. Layne Norton and I discuss the toxicity on the internet when it comes to health and wellness and why it’s dangerous to fall into a “one size fits all” mentality.


28 Jun 2021

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BarBend Classic: Layne Norton on the Real Science of Building Muscle

BarBend Podcast

In this special (and rare) repost, The BarBend Podcast is going in-depth with a topic and guest that launched to a huge audience reaction. Layne Norton, PhD is one of the strength world's most respected minds when it comes to the science behind building muscle and strength. He's also competed in both bodybuilding and powerlifting at elite levels. Layne joins us to talk about what the bodybuilding and powerlifting worlds can learn from each other, along with sifting through the "bro science" to determine what's actually optimal for building muscle. 


14 Jun 2021

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#163 - Layne Norton, Ph.D.: Building muscle, losing fat, and the importance of resistance training

The Peter Attia Drive

Layne Norton is a physique coach, a natural professional bodybuilder and powerlifter, and holds a Ph.D. in nutritional sciences. In this episode, Layne explains how he became interested in weightlifting and fitness both professional and academically. He provides insights into preventing and managing injuries while using consistency and determination to boost his professional success in bodybuilding and powerlifting. Peter and Layne also review the science of body composition and what’s really driving muscle growth, including the role of nutrition, supplements, and a number of important and misunderstood hormones important to muscle protein synthesis. Furthermore, Layne stresses the importance of maintaining muscle mass even while losing fat for improving metabolic health and longevity and provides the keys to developing healthy habits.  We discuss: Layne’s childhood and why he gravitated towards weightlifting and bodybuilding [2:45]; Layne’s academic path, overcoming ADHD, and kicking Adderall [11:45]; Paradoxical observations about expertise, and Layne’s career transition to health and fitness [22:00]; The power of persistence and resilience in the face of setbacks [32:15]; Battling injuries, managing back pain, and setting lifting records [43:00]; Bodybuilding vs. powerlifting: comparing and contrasting the training approaches [57:15]; Cutting weight without losing muscle mass: exercise and dietary protocols, fasting, and a look at the literature [1:06:00]; Muscle protein synthesis and the importance of leucine [1:25:30]; Nitrogen balance and muscle protein synthesis, and the regulatory role of hormones for fat flux and muscle growth [1:37:00]; What’s really driving muscle growth: intrinsic vs. systemic factors, IGF, and hormone signaling [1:46:30]; The role of protein, carbohydrates and insulin on muscle growth and preservation, and the importance of context when interpreting study results [1:55:30]; Clarifying the role of cortisol—a misunderstood hormone [2:07:45]; The problem with studies trying to isolate one nutrient [2:15:00]; The important role of inflammation from exercise [2:19:25]; Keys to preserving muscle, and the value of habits, consistency, and resilience [2:23:30]; and More. Learn more: https://peterattiamd.com/ Show notes page for this episode: https://peterattiamd.com/LayneNorton  Subscribe to receive exclusive subscriber-only content: https://peterattiamd.com/subscribe/ Sign up to receive Peter's email newsletter: https://peterattiamd.com/newsletter/ Connect with Peter on Facebook | Twitter | Instagram.

2hr 41mins

24 May 2021

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Episode #140: Layne Norton on Injury Risk Reduction, Weight Loss, and More!

Barbell Medicine Podcast

This week Dr. Feigenbaum sits down with Layne Norton for a discussion on injury risk reduction, energy balance, obesity, and more!Layne's Contact Info:Instagram and Twitter- @biolayneWebsite- https://www.biolayne.com/For more of our stuff:Podcasts: goo.gl/X4H4z8Website:www.barbellmedicine.comInstagram:@austin_barbellmedicine@jordan_barbellmedicine@leah_barbellmedicine@vaness_barbellmedicine@untamedstrength@michael_barbellmedicine@derek_barbellmedicine@hassan_barbellmedicine@michael_amato_barbellmedicine@charlie_barbellmedicine@alex_barbellmedicine@tomcampitelliEmail: info@barbellmedicine.comSupplements/Templates/Seminars:www.barbellmedicine.com/shop/Forum: forum.barbellmedicine.com/

1hr 5mins

10 May 2021

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Episode 172: Dr. Layne Norton

Low Carb MD Podcast

Thank you for joining us for another episode of the Low Carb MD Podcast. We are very excited to bring you this interview with Dr. Layne Norton—a bodybuilding coach, pro bodybuilder, pro powerlifter, and founder of Carbon and BioLayne—David Mathas—a health coach and former army medic—and Randy—a man with an amazing health journey who is currently working on his Masters in Psychology. In the first hour of this interview, Randy shares the story of his incredible health journey from weighing, at one point, 500lbs, to today, having lost 285lbs and being in the best shape of his life. He talks about the different types of diets he tried along the way, the psychology behind his successes and failures, and how he utilized psychology to motivate himself into re-dedicating himself to health after re-gaining a lot of weight. Additionally, David Mathas talks about how he worked with Randy as his health coach to tailor a way to help him lose all of the weight he had put back on. He shares about how to not only achieve weight loss, but how to achieve weight loss sustainability, and the importance of building muscle for weight loss. In the second hour, Layne, Brian, and Tro discuss flexible dieting, the psychology behind binge eating and different perspectives on how to address it, and the importance of weight loss for achieving metabolic health. Listen to the end for a special guest appearance from a mystery guest! For more information, please see the links below. Thank you for listening! Links: Dr. Layne Norton: Website David Mathas: Website Dr. Brian Lenzkes: Website Dr. Tro Kalayjian: Website

2hr 9mins

26 Apr 2021

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Can Lifting Weights Strengthen Your Brain? Making Smarter Choices and Life Hacks w/ Layne Norton PhD

The Faster Than Normal Podcast: ADD | ADHD | Health

We’re talking about workouts & and how the pursuit of physical fitness strengthens your brain, mind-body inter-communication, re-defining your identity and the snooze bar challenge today! Layne Norton holds a PhD in nutritional sciences and a BS in biochemistry and has contributed numerous original scientific research publications to journals such as The Journal of Nutrition, American Journal of Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism, and the International Journal for Sports Nutrition. He has been involved in the fitness industry for over 20 years as a competitor, coach, author, and entrepreneur. He has competed as a pro natural bodybuilder as well as pro natural powerlifter, winning nationals twice (2014 and 2015) and achieving a gold medal in the squat at 2015 IPF World Championships (668 lbs) and a silver medal overall. He has published various books including Fat Loss Forever and the Complete Contest Prep Guide. More recently he co-founded Carbon Diet Coach a nutritional coaching app available for iOS and Android. He also recently launched a new supplement line, Outwork Nutrition.  Enjoy! ----------  CORONA VIRUS EDITION In this episode Peter & Layne Norton discuss: 1:05  -  Intro and welcome Layne Norton! 2:30  -  So, 668 lbs… dude.. let’s talk about that small elephant you lifted! 4:00  -  On “let’s work out right now, no, Now” 5:00 -  On the process of exercise and healthy habits/losing weight and keeping it off  5:40  -  On the term “low-recency” and what that means for losing weight 7:00  -  On keeping your resolutions and what that means/all it entails 9:34  -  On mind-body inter-communication 10:34  -  On how ADD/ADHD tendencies can border addiction – how one skip day can spiral into getting off the repetition train.  12:00 -  On cultivating confidence; setting smaller goals to achieve long-term & larger results and correcting setbacks 12:55  -  The one week, “no snooze bar” challenge 14:39  -   On rituals vs resolutions; breaking old habits & behaviors; re-defining your identity 17:00  -  On examininging your habits and behaviors  18:35  -  On healthier outcomes via smarter choices and life hacks! 20:00  -  On the psychology of eating 21:09  -  On CBT & DBT and how it can be an extremely helpful tool 22:50  -  Tell people how they can find you and get more info on you?  @biolayne on TwitterINSTAYouTube  and LayneNorton on Facebook  You can find his books, products and services via his website:  www.BioLayne.com and his new App Carbon Diet Coach


17 Mar 2021

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227: Layne Norton - What Evidence-Based actually means

The Revive Stronger Podcast

Layne Norton is one of the original evidence-based pioneers in the fitness industry. With a PhD in nutrition science, huge success in both the realms of bodybuilding and powerlifting Layne knows a thing or two. He’s also got one of the largest followings within the evidence-based sphere allowing him to grow a very successful business with different ventures. A really great chat you don’t want to miss. Timestamps: 00:00 Intro 02:35 What does evidence-based actually mean? Intellectual honesty, changes viewpoints and much more. 10:57 How Layne become a prominent figure while keeping his integrity 26:42 Reverse diet 42:04 What can science tell us? 49:33 Echo chambers and sticking to your beliefs 56:17 Critically analysing your own approach 57:46 What Layne is up to at the moment 01:01:01 Diet Breaks https://www.biolayne.com/ https://www.instagram.com/biolayne/ https://www.youtube.com/user/biolayne https://twitter.com/biolayne https://www.facebook.com/LayneNorton Thanks, please comment, like and subscribe! COACHING: https://revivestronger.com/online-coaching/ MEMBERSITE: https://revivestronger.com/team-revive-stronger/ WEBSITE: https://www.revivestronger.com MINI CUT MOVEMENT: https://revivestronger.com/mini-cut-movement/ FACEBOOK: http://www.facebook.com/revivestronger INSTAGRAM: http://www.instagram.com/revivestronger NEWSLETTER: https://bit.ly/2rRONG5 YOUTUBE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MD4Toy2LTys If you want to support us via a donation, that's highly appreciated! Patreon • https://www.patreon.com/revivestronger Don't like Patreon, go to Paypal! • https://bit.ly/2XZloJ4 Our Ebooks! Ultimate Guide To Contest Prep Ebook: • https://revivestronger.com/product/the-ultimate-guide-to-contest-prep/ Primer Phase Ebook: • https://revivestronger.com/product/the-primer-phase/ Stay up to date with the latest research and educate yourself! MASS (Research Review): • https://goo.gl/c7FSJD RP+ Membership: • https://ob262.isrefer.com/go/plus/Steve90/ JPS Mentorship • https://jpseducation.mykajabi.com/a/13324/esJ8AZwy Books we recommend! Muscle & Strength Pyramids • https://goo.gl/S8s6tG RP Books • http://bit.ly/2vREaH0 RP + Members site • https://ob262.isrefer.com/go/plus/Steve90/ For more • http://revivestronger.com/library/ When you're interested in online coaching, please go visit our website and follow the application form: https://www.revivestronger.com/online-coaching/

1hr 12mins

5 Oct 2020

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EP. 423 - Cholesterol Debate ft. Layne Norton and Dave Feldman

Mark Bell's Power Project

Dr. Layne Norton is a professional natural bodybuilder, powerlifting world record holder, 2x USAPL National Champion, powerlifting and bodybuilding coach, as well as an entrepreneur. Dr. Norton is the founder of the Carbon Diet Coach App, Outwork Nutrition Supplementation, and BioLayne. Dave Feldman is a senior software engineer and entrepreneur. He is the founder and creator of CholesterolCode.com, and the Feldman Protocol. Subscribe to the Podcast on on Platforms! ➢ https://lnk.to/PowerProjectPodcast Support the show by visiting our sponsors! ➢Piedmontese Beef: https://www.piedmontese.com/ Use Code "POWERPROJECT" at checkout for 25% off your order plus FREE 2-Day Shipping on orders of $99 ➢Icon Meals: http://iconmeals.com/ Use Code "POWERPROJECT" for 10% off ➢Sling Shot: https://markbellslingshot.com/ Enter Discount code, "POWERPROJECT" at checkout and receive 15% off all Sling Shots Follow Mark Bell's Power Project Podcast ➢ Insta: https://www.instagram.com/markbellspowerproject ➢ https://www.facebook.com/markbellspowerproject ➢ Twitter: https://twitter.com/mbpowerproject ➢ LinkedIn:https://www.linkedin.com/in/powerproject/ ➢ YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/markbellspowerproject ➢TikTok: http://bit.ly/pptiktok FOLLOW Mark Bell ➢ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/marksmellybell ➢ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MarkBellSuperTraining ➢ Twitter: https://twitter.com/marksmellybell ➢ Snapchat: marksmellybell ➢Mark Bell's Daily Workouts, Nutrition and More: https://www.markbell.com/ Follow Nsima Inyang ➢ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/nsimainyang/ Podcast Produced by Andrew Zaragoza ➢ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/iamandrewz #PowerProject #Podcast #MarkBell

2hr 27mins

27 Aug 2020

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What makes a quack a quack? w/ Layne Norton & Holly Baxter

50% Facts with Silent Mike & Jim McD

Layne Norton & Holly Baxter join us for a discussion about who to listen to in the fitness and nutrition space. Specifically, we talk about the list that was published to Twitter by Kevin Bass of fitness/nutrition figures who are…and aren’t…quacks. What are the hallmarks of someone who isn’t worth listening to? Why do some start out with great, supportable claims and end up supporting ludicrous theories? Why is it so hard for quacks to alter their positions in the face of evidence? Check out Layne and Holly’s new podcast Beauty and the Geek on Apple Podcasts or wherever you get your podcasts. Get their nutrition coaching app, Carbon Diet Coach, on iOS and Android for less than $10/month: https://joincarbon.com Get their books on how to lose fat: https://www.biolaynestore.com Take Layne’s online course "The Science of Nutrition": https://cleanhealth.edu.au/product/science-of-nutrition Find Layne and Holly on Instagram @biolayne and @hollytbaxter Subscribe for updates about our new gym (Third Street Barbell) and apparel line at 3sb.co! Local memberships and international fresh fits! Hosted by Mike Farr (@silentmikke) and Jim McDonald (@thejimmcd). Produced by Jim McDonald Production assistance by Connor O’Neal @connoroneal. Theme by Aaron Moore. Branding by Joseph Manzo.

1hr 20mins

26 Aug 2020

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Dr. Layne Norton, Ph.D. – Nutrition 101

The Darren Woodson Show

Dr. Layne Norton has a PhD in Nutritional Sciences and coaches thousands of clients through practical and scientific nutritional practices. More importantly, he cuts through the bullsh*t and confusion so prevalent in the fitness industry.

1hr 33mins

2 Aug 2020