11 Jan Scott Carney – What Doesn’t Kill Us: How Freezing Water, Extreme Altitude, and Environmental Conditioning Will Renew Our Lost Evolutionary Strength

(#192) Scott Carney is an award-winning investigative journalist, anthropologist and multi-book author. WARNING: This is one of the most “mild-blowing” interviews we’ve done on the podcast to date. This information is for your background use only – please use discretion.

Scott is the author of 3 books, including a fascinating NEW book titled “What Doesn’t Kill Us – How Freezing Water, Extreme Altitude, & Environmental Conditioning Will Renew Our Lost Evolutionary Strength.

In this session, we discuss Scott’s personal journey to debunk these theories. What he experienced turned into a series of transformational events that improved his health and performance.

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Here’s some of what you hear about in this incredible interview:

  • His amazing story and evolution of how the new book came about
  • Why we went from skeptic to believer
  • How he instantaneously doubled his push-ups in 15 minutes
  • What he learned from The “Iceman” – Wim Hof
  • What are the important physiological benefits of “environmental conditioning”
  • How “cold exposure” can improve health – some amazing case studies that Scott discovered
  • How his body “adapted” to environmental conditioning – metabolically and beyond
  • The Fat Burning effects of cold exposure
  • Understand the phases of cold training and how to adapt
  • Is this just another fitness fad? Scott’s response
  • The ultimate test to determine if this is something valuable for you
  • What he hopes the book will do for people…
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  • Leon
    Posted at 14:23h, 23 February Reply

    Great episode. Thanks Scott!

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