• Summary

  • Decoding Superhuman is a show for those looking for an elevated human experience through health. 


    Boomer Anderson, Decoding Superhuman’s host, interviews the top thought leaders in the fields of health and performance optimization.


    This includes deep dives into chronobiology, minimum effective exercise, technology, the future of work, nutrition, productivity, applications of Eastern medicine, neuroscience, data, omics testing and technologies, and tactics to live a healthy and optimized life.


    Explore the latest science, technology, and tools to optimize your health and performance whether it be at work or home.


    New episodes released every Tuesday.


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  • Mar 28 2022

    Richard Aceves (@rarebarracuda) is a pioneer and innovator in the world of movement. Richard is a firm believer in movement as a modality to express what an individual wants in the world. Richard and I talk about movement as a way to alleviate anxiety, why neural output is a key component of exercise, and how to create an Ayahuasca experience with movement.


    Who is Richard Aceves? 


    Richard has worked passionately and tirelessly to educate, upskill, and experience all necessary avenues of the human being to work to the mastery of understanding the human body, mind, and soul. His expertise lies in identifying the missing link, targeting it through human movement, and guiding each individual through a journey of correct foundational movements, away from injury and dysfunction and towards success. His unwavering focus on teaching his athletes the fundamentals of movement mechanics is a testament to the upskilling of knowledge his client's experience. His number one priority is that his athletes are healthy and safe.


    Highlights


    [4:00] The Baracuda way

    [9:00] Movement - the panacea for mental health issues

    [16:05] The Baseline Assessment - Connecting with the Objectives

    [23:00] What do your psoas and calf muscle have to do with anxiety?

    [31:00] Focusing on neural output vs. reps

    [34:30] How anxiety in movement creates anxiety in life (and vice versa)

    [37:01] Tension over position

    [58:20] Creating an Ayahuasca experience without Ayahuasca


    Resources


    Pumping Iron

    Four Thousand Weeks by Oliver Burkeman

    Antifragile by Nassim Nicholas Taleb

    Movement Ayahuasca

    Book a Call with Richard on Movement Ayahuasca


    Sponsors


    Vielight


    Vielight combines science and engineering ingenuity to develop unique devices that deliver photons to the brain and inner systems. Their mission is to create photobiomodulation devices that are safe and effective – to help improve one’s quality of life.


    The Neuro Alpha is a staple in my stress resilience and sleep improvement routine. I get better sleep, better focus, and less anxiety around public speaking. And… increased ability to drop into flow.

    Go to http://vielight.com/ and use the coupon code BOOMER to get 10% off on your purchase.


    Continue Your High-Performance Journey with Richard Aceves


    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rarebarracuda/

    Movement Ayahuasca

    The Barracuda Way


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  • Sep 6 2021
    James has dedicated his career to enabling people to perform at their best, through sharing novel data and cutting edge insights. In this episode, James provides a myriad of tactics for taking your productivity to the next level.Who is James Hewitt? James Hewitt is a performance scientist and award-winning communicator. He has dedicated his career to enabling people to perform at their best through sharing novel data, cutting-edge insights, and practical tools, developed in his work with the world’s most demanding and top-performing organizations.Highlights[3:40] From national athlete to performance science[16:30] Issues in the modern workplace[23:05] Tools for improving productivity[31:45] Sleep, stress, and nutrition[37:05] How to identify your best focus time[42:01] When should you exercise? [48:10] The importance of an evening routine[57:20] Balance as a useless tool for high performersResourcesDr. Aki HintsaThe 7 Habits of Highly Effective People by Stephen CoveyThe Pareto Principle or the 80/20 ratio ruleBiological Rhythms by Dover PubnsThinking Fast and Slow by Daniel KahnemanAntifragile by Nassim Nicholas TalebSponsorsB StrongI’ve been fascinated by blood flow restriction training for a very long time. B Strong made great innovations on this technology.I use it almost every day: high reps, low number of sets, a few exercises. In 20 minutes, I have a fantastic workout that is triggering an anabolic response.If you want to get your B Strong blood flow restriction device, head on over to https://bstrong.training/ and use the code BOOMER, and you’re going to get yourself 10% off.VielightVielight combines science and engineering ingenuity to develop unique devices that deliver photons to the brain and inner systems. Their mission is to create photobiomodulation devices that are safe and effective – to help improve one’s quality of life.The Neuro Alpha is a staple in my stress resilience and sleep improvement routine. I get better sleep, better focus, and less anxiety around public speaking. And… increased ability to drop into flow.Go to http://vielight.com/ and use the coupon code BOOMER to get 10% off on your purchase.Continue Your High Performance Journey with James HewittWebsite https://jameshewittperformance.com/Twitter: https://twitter.com/jamesphewittInstagram: https://www.instagram.com/jamesphewitt/Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/jameshewitt.net/Disclaimer This information is being provided to you for educational and informational purposes only. This is being provided as a self-help tool to help you understand your genetics, biodata and other information to enhance your performance. It is not medical or psychological advice. Virtuosity LLC, or Decoding Superhuman, is not a doctor. Virtuosity LLC is not treating, preventing, healing, or diagnosing disease. This information is to be used at your own risk based on your own judgment. For the full Disclaimer, please go to (Decodingsuperhuman.com/disclaimer). See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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    1 hr and 16 mins
  • Aug 30 2021
    Are Glycans the future of Biological Age Testing? Nina Lauc, the cofounder of GlycanAge, joins the podcast for a round 2 on Glycans. We delve into the utility of biological age testing, what affects glycans, and how we can use glycans to help predict our future healthWho is Nikolina Lauc? Nikolina is a successful entrepreneur and co-founder of several startups in the field of SaaS, travel, and property, scaling them from one customer to a couple million in revenue. She has extended experience in optimizing resources, managing small teams in fast-growth environments, and building consumer products and services that focus on retention. Nina is leading GlycanAge in its development from a biomarker in research studies to a consumer product.Highlights[4:50] What are Glycans?[6:30] How accurate are glycan tests?[10:21] Lifestyle modification and the impact on glycans[22:20] Using biological age as a benchmark[24:40] Safe estrogen levels[32:35] Using glycans to predict autoimmune conditions[42:15] My GlycanAge test results[47:41] The future of GlycanAgeResourcesPodcast episode with Dr. Gordan LaucThe First Cell by Azra RazaLet. It. Go. by Karen EhmanThe 4-hour workweek by Tim FerrisSponsorsVielightVielight combines science and engineering ingenuity to develop unique devices that deliver photons to the brain and inner systems. Their mission is to create photobiomodulation devices that are safe and effective – to help improve one’s quality of life. The Neuro Alpha is a staple in my stress resilience and sleep improvement routine. I get better sleep, better focus, and less anxiety around public speaking. And… increased ability to drop into flow.Go to http://vielight.com/ and use the coupon code BOOMER to get 10% off on your purchase.SomavedicSomavedic is a functional and broadly accessible frequency therapy device harmonizing the negative effects of EMF on our bodies by leveraging the principle of controlled release of energy from minerals, combining an Eastern medicine approach with frequency therapy technology. That may sound a little out there, but there’s been a lot of research validating the properties of minerals and the effect of their specific vibrations on the ambient environment and the human body — not to mention the thousands of years that humans have used crystals for a variety of purposes. If you want to try it out yourself, you can get 10% off using the promo code BOOMER at https://somavedic.com/Continue Your High Performance Journey with Nina LaucWebsite https://glycanage.com/LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/in/nikolinalauc/?originalSubdomain=ukTwitter https://twitter.com/entreprylexiaInstagram https://www.instagram.com/nikolinalauc/Disclaimer This information is being provided to you for educational and informational purposes only. This is being provided as a self-help tool to help you understand your genetics, biodata and other information to enhance your performance. It is not medical or psychological advice. Virtuosity LLC, or Decoding Superhuman, is not a doctor. Virtuosity LLC is not treating, preventing, healing, or diagnosing disease. This information is to be used at your own risk based on your own judgment. For the full Disclaimer, please go to (Decodingsuperhuman.com/disclaimer). See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
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    57 mins

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