In this episode of the Endurance Experience Podcast, a conversation with Britt Marie Hermes. A former Naturopathic Doctor turned PhD candidate. Tony has a conversation with Britt about her story and the series of events that led her to her realizations that where instrumental in severing ties with Naturopathy. They talk about some of the therapies that are conventionally sought out by athletes and fitness enthusiasts. They also talk about the general problem and threat of science denial and Tony gets Britt’s response on some of the frequent comebacks from people who practice and utilize alternative medicine therapies.
Britt’s blog. The Naturopathic Diaries
Britt’s CFI Presentation and Lecture
Trick or Treatment by Simon Singh, PhD and Edzard Ernst, PhD, M.D.
Tony is the Founder, Head Coach and Managing Director of EventHorizon endurance sport. BS Boston College, MS Boston University. USAT Level II Certified Coach, IRONMAN Certified Coach, USMS/ASCA Certified Master Swim Coach, USA Cycling Certified Coach. TrainingPeaks Level II Certified Coach. Certified Sports Nutritionist, (ISSA: Precision Nutrition L1). Finisher of over 100 long course endurance events and 16x consecutive Boston Marathon finisher. Tony is the Guinness World Record Holder for the fastest Indoor Ironman distance triathlon. |