Category: Fitness

The Apollo Neuro is a Maybe For Me

The more I used my Oura Ring, the more I liked it.

The more I used my Muse 2, the more I disliked it.

How about the Apollo Neuro? Three months of daily use and I’m still not … [continue reading]

The Muse 2 is Stressing Me Out

After two years of having a daily meditation and breathing practice, I decided to buy the Muse 2. The idea of having real-time feedback guiding me deeper appealed to me. That was 3 months ago and the reality is the … [continue reading]

Learning to Love My Oura Ring

Back in September, I posted my initial thoughts of my Oura Ring. It was mixed and slightly negative. You can see the issues I had with the Oura in that post. I ended it with this statement:

I’m still

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Body Temperature and Vegetable Oil

I just read This is Your Body Temperature on Vegetable Oil. It is an interesting article that supports the information I learned from Matt Stone back in 2013 that PUFA (polyunsaturated fatty acids) consumption can reduce body temperature.

By … [continue reading]

The Return of Cold Showers

Several years ago on this blog, I posted a little bit about cold showers. It was one of many health experiments that caught my attention. My interest was building resiliency, strengthening the immune system, and possibly fat loss. Over … [continue reading]

Muscle Interrupted

It has been 10 months since I last stepped foot in my gym due to the COVID lockdowns. Although my gym did reopen for a period during the late summer and early fall, I didn’t return. I had concerns about … [continue reading]